Vanilla Sky

Vanilla Sky poster
Incarcerated and charged with murder, David Aames Jr. is telling the story of how he got to where he is to McCabe, the police psychologist. That story includes: being the 51% shareholder of a major publishing firm, which he inherited from his long deceased parents; the firm's board, appointed by David Aames Sr., being the 49% shareholders who would probably like to see him gone as they see him as being too irresponsible and immature to run the company; his best bro friendship with author, Brian Shelby; his "friends with benefits" relationship with Julie Gianni, who saw their relationship in a slightly different light; his budding romance with Sofia Serrano, who Brian brought to David's party as his own date and who Brian saw as his own possible life mate; and being in an accident which disfigured his face and killed the person who caused the accident. But as the story proceeds, David isn't sure what is real and what is a dream/nightmare as many facets of the story are incompatible to ...

Director: Cameron Crowe
Writer: Alejandro Amenábar (film "Abre Los Ojos"), Mateo Gil (film "Abre Los Ojos"), Cameron Crowe (screenplay)
Production: N/A
Year: 2001
MetaScore: 45/100
ImdbRating: 6.9
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 14 Dec 2001
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 5 wins & 33 nominations.


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Movie Video Clips

Every passing minute is another chance to turn it all around - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Every passing minute is another chance...
And I know the sour - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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And I know the sour
That every passing minute is a another chance to turn it all around - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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That every passing minute is a another...
You can do whatever you want with your life - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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You can do whatever you want with your...
I'll tell you in another life - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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I'll tell you in another life
I think she's the saddest girl to ever hold a martini - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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I think she's the saddest girl to ever...
My dreams are a cruel joke - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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My dreams are a cruel joke
You fucked me four times the other night - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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You fucked me four times the other night
The little things - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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The little things
Look at us - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Look at us
Don't you know that when you sleep with someone - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Don't you know that when you sleep with...
My father wrote about this in his book - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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My father wrote about this in his book
You will never know the exquisite pain of the guy - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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You will never know the exquisite pain...
Open your eyes - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Open your eyes
You were missed - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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You were missed
There are no guarantees - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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There are no guarantees
You're a shrink - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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You're a shrink
What is happiness to you - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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What is happiness to you
It's a nightmare - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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It's a nightmare
You do understand that our time is limited - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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You do understand that our time is...
We almost died - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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We almost died
And you didn't immediately wanna sleep with her - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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And you didn't immediately wanna sleep...
It's a helpful unit - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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It's a helpful unit
But I say this with complete love - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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But I say this with complete love
Mortality as home entertainment - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Mortality as home entertainment
Somebody died - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Somebody died
Citizen Dildo - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Citizen Dildo
WHERE IS SHE - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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WHERE IS SHE
Forgive me - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Forgive me
I have to get some sleep - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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I have to get some sleep
What's the answer to 99 out of 100 questions - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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What's the answer to 99 out of 100...
You have revealed yourself to me - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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You have revealed yourself to me
Give me a Budweiser and a shot of tequila - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Give me a Budweiser and a shot of...
Consequences - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Consequences
I like your life - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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I like your life
Maybe you should let people see you - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Maybe you should let people see you
This is a revolution of the mind - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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This is a revolution of the mind
What is any life without the pursuit of a dream - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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What is any life without the pursuit of...
I wasn't hitting on Sophia - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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I wasn't hitting on Sophia
But I just think good things will happen - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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But I just think good things will happen
These are more than headaches - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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These are more than headaches
How bad is it - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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How bad is it
Do you know they even got a - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Do you know they even got a
I WANNA WAKE UP - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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I WANNA WAKE UP
My own death was right there in front of me - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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My own death was right there in front of...
I can't believe you just said that - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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I can't believe you just said that
He never watched television - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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He never watched television
And to what do I owe this pleasure - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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And to what do I owe this pleasure
I've got this little problem - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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I've got this little problem
People will read again - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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People will read again
Say everything now - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Say everything now
Once you've been driven off a bridge at 80 miles an hour - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Once you've been driven off a bridge at...
Don't ever say that word - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Don't ever say that word
Do you love me - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Do you love me
He's my son - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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He's my son
If you can reach one person - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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If you can reach one person
Fix your fucking face - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Fix your fucking face
My favorite Beatle was once John - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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My favorite Beatle was once John
I still believe in this family - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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I still believe in this family
Who could I trust - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Who could I trust
How did it go with your moth girl - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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How did it go with your moth girl
How do you think watertight contracts are broken - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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How do you think watertight contracts...
Didn't you - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Didn't you
Do you believe in God - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Do you believe in God
I can tell by the way you're walking that you didn't sleep with her - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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I can tell by the way you're walking...
I love you - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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I love you
Why did you tell Brian I was your  Fuckbuddy - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Why did you tell Brian I was your ...
The sweet and sour speech again - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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The sweet and sour speech again
Technical Support - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Technical Support
I'll tell you later - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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I'll tell you later
It's something that you'd see on a wall in a steak house in  Hell - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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It's something that you'd see on a wall...
I want to see where you live - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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I want to see where you live
You'll be meeting Rebecca Dearborn - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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You'll be meeting Rebecca Dearborn
I good you bid evening - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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I good you bid evening
Four times - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Four times
Without any real adventure to call our own - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Without any real adventure to call our...
You're in O - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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You're in O
I'm so afraid of how powerful this is - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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I'm so afraid of how powerful this is
Just like that - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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Just like that
This is going to change my life in a zillion different ways - screenshot from movie Vanilla Sky
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This is going to change my life in a...

Movie Quotes

Movie Cast

David Aames - Tom Cruise
Sofia Serrano - Penélope Cruz
Julie Gianni - Cameron Diaz
McCabe - Kurt Russell
Brian Shelby - Jason Lee
Edmund Ventura - Noah Taylor
Thomas Tipp - Timothy Spall
Rebecca Dearborn - Tilda Swinton
David's Assistant - Delaina Mitchell
Colleen - Shalom Harlow
Lynette - Oona Hart
Peter Brown - Johnny Galecki
Jamie Berliner - Jhaemi Willens
Dr. Pomeranz - Armand Schultz
Other Doctor - Cameron Watson
Third Doctor - Robertson Dean
Barman - W. Earl Brown
Doctor from Berlin - Ray Proscia
Man in Blue Coat - Tim Hopper
Libby - Alicia Witt
Art Editor - Ken Leung
Beatrice - Carolyn Byrne
Carlton Kaller - Mark Pinter
Raymond Tooley - Jeff Weiss
Conan O'Brien - Conan O'Brien
Benny's Owner (as Jim Murtaugh) - James Murtaugh
Dude, Fix Your Face Guy - Mark Kozelek
Silent Ed Vallencourt - John Fedevich
Young David - Bobby Walsh
Rayna - Stacey Sher
Cryo Man - Fred Schruers
Sofia's Friend - Jessica Siemens
Sofia's Friend - Julia Carothers Hughes
Dancer - Holly Raye
Martini Waiter - Marty Collins
Sneezy - Mark Bramhall
Bashful - Jack Hall
Sleepy - David Lewison
Dopey - John Kepley
Dr. Jennifer Ash - Laurel Wiley
Party Videographer - Nicole Taylor Hart
Model (as Julia Anne Schuler) - Julia Decker
Lucid Dreamer (as Alice Crowe) - Alice Marie Crowe
Frozen Pediatric Cardiologist - Jonathan Sanger
Frozen Vintage Car Man - Tommy Lee
Frozen Theologist - Ana Maria Quintana
Frozen Risktaker - Paul Haggar
Frozen Dad - Randy Woodside
Laughing Guy - Robert F. Harrison
Jane Pratt - Jane Pratt
Patrick McMullen - Patrick McMullen
Steven Colvin - Steven Colvin
Cindy Crowe - Cindy Crowe
The Great John Sypolt - The Great John Sypolt
Chef (as Michael Kehoe) - Michael G. Kehoe
Coat Check Girl - Danielle Wolf
L.E. Building Guard - Scotch Ellis Loring
Security Guard - Brent Sexton
Security Guard - Curt Skaggs
Skyscraper Girl - Lori Lezama
Skyscraper Guy - Todd Harrison
Benny the Dog - Blossom
The Future - Laura Fraser
Clubgoer - Craig Callow
Guest at Funeral - Christie Campagna
Woman Nearby - Jean Carol
Guy at Party - Tony Collucci
Model / Dancer - Shane Fenton
Dancer - Janine Foster
Bar Patron - Aracelli Frias
Life Extension Security Guard - Zach Hudson
SWAT Team Officer #3 - Ryan Keating
Joshua - Zachary Lee
SWAT Team Officer #5 - Roger Lim
Girl at Party - Tara Lipinski
Tom Cruise friend - Lucio Luciano
Clubgoer - William Mapother
Girl in Office - Christy Meyers
Investigator - Arnold Montey
Older Editor - Jan Munroe
Extra - Marie Paquim
Investigator - Ronald Rand
Bar Patron - Louis E. Rosas
Guest at David Aames' Party - Steven Spielberg
Dancer - Tasha Tae
Dancer - Bryan Todd
Waiting Room Model - Christie Will Wolf