• Publication date: August 21, 2011

I Heart Huckabees

A one of a kind comedy, that you must experience, revolves around a detective husband and wife, specialized, in Existential issues.

Program data

Duration: 105

Production Year: 2004

MBC Max:

September 9, 2015 22:00 (KSA) ~ September 9, 2015 21:00 (CLT)

This is one comedy, that you never saw anything like it. An impeccable script, full of witty and absurdist humor, and most unusual philosophy, not to mention the original setting. In short, it revolves around a husband and wife detectives, who are specialized in a very unorthodox type of issues; Existential ones. You know those, stuff that keeps you turning in your bed at night, deja-vu’s, gut feelings…. So when Albert (Jason Schwartzman) crosses paths with the same stranger, three times in the same day, he calls the two “existential detectives”; There method of working dictates that they follow his every move all day long, while at the same time sharing their mist peculiar views on existence and the mysteries of the universe.

A movie that you need to experience, at least twice, to catch all the subtleties of the plot and the ideas, dealt with. If the whole thing sounds absurd to you; It because it is… 

Starring:

  • Dustin Hoffman as Bernard Jaffe
  • Isabelle Huppert as Caterine Vauban
  • Jude Law as Brad Stand
  • Jason Schwartzman as Albert Markovski
  • Lily Tomlin as Vivian Jaffe
  • Mark Wahlberg as Tommy Corn
  • Naomi Watts as Dawn Campbell

Directed by: David O. Russell

Rating: R