Punch-Drunk Love

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"You can go to places in the world with pudding."
  • R
  • 2002
  • 1 hr 35 min
  • 7.3  (156,455)
  • 78

Punch Drunk Love is a dramatic romantic semi-comedy about a neurotic small business owner looking for love but instead finding trouble in all the wrong places. Adam Sandler stars as the hapless leading man, Barry Egan, with a seven overbearing sisters who show him no mercy. His loneliness leads him to call a phone-sex service which in turn blackmails him just as he thinks he’s found the one in the quirky Lena (Emily Watson). The two create a beautiful relationship with just enough awkwardness involved. The extortion storyline is led by Philip Seymour Hoffman who portrays the conniving porn-line owner moonlighting as a mattress salesman. Added to Sandler’s romantic hi-jinx is his quest to cheat a food company into awarding him lifetime frequent flier miles by purchasing an unimaginable number of pudding packs. The dark film features unique cinematography in varying locations from Director/Writer Paul Thomas Anderson as well as supporting performances from Luis Guzman and Mary Lynn Rajskub. Punch Drunk Love is an offbeat film about love, anger, insecurity and pudding.

Punch-Drunk Love
Punch Drunk Love
Punch Drunk Love

Trailer - 2 min 34 sec

Punch Drunk Love Soundbites: Soundbites
Punch Drunk Love Soundbites: Soundbites

Interview - 1 min 25 sec

Punch Drunk Love: I Cry A Lot
Punch Drunk Love: I Cry A Lot

Clip - 1 min 46 sec

Description
Punch Drunk Love is a dramatic romantic semi-comedy about a neurotic small business owner looking for love but instead finding trouble in all the wrong places. Adam Sandler stars as the hapless leading man, Barry Egan, with a seven overbearing sisters who show him no mercy. His loneliness leads him to call a phone-sex service which in turn blackmails him just as he thinks he’s found the one in the quirky Lena (Emily Watson). The two create a beautiful relationship with just enough awkwardness involved.

The extortion storyline is led by Philip Seymour Hoffman who portrays the conniving porn-line owner moonlighting as a mattress salesman. Added to Sandler’s romantic hi-jinx is his quest to cheat a food company into awarding him lifetime frequent flier miles by purchasing an unimaginable number of pudding packs.

The dark film features unique cinematography in varying locations from Director/Writer Paul Thomas Anderson as well as supporting performances from Luis Guzman and Mary Lynn Rajskub. Punch Drunk Love is an offbeat film about love, anger, insecurity and pudding.

Punch-Drunk Love is a 2002 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 35 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.3 and a MetaScore of 78.

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  • Release Date
    2002
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 35 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.3  (156,455)
  • Metascore
    78