Your Friends & Neighbors

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Your Friends & Neighbors is a 1998 black comedy film written and directed by Neil LaBute and starring Amy Brenneman, Aaron Eckhart, Catherine Keener, Nastassja Kinski, Jason Patric and Ben Stiller in an ensemble cast.wikipedia
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Neil LaBute

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Your Friends & Neighbors is a 1998 black comedy film written and directed by Neil LaBute and starring Amy Brenneman, Aaron Eckhart, Catherine Keener, Nastassja Kinski, Jason Patric and Ben Stiller in an ensemble cast.
He wrote and directed the films Your Friends & Neighbors (1998), Possession (2002) (based on the A.S. Byatt novel), The Shape of Things (2003) (based on his play of the same name), The Wicker Man (2006), Some Velvet Morning (2013), and Dirty Weekend (2015).

Aaron Eckhart

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Your Friends & Neighbors is a 1998 black comedy film written and directed by Neil LaBute and starring Amy Brenneman, Aaron Eckhart, Catherine Keener, Nastassja Kinski, Jason Patric and Ben Stiller in an ensemble cast.
Under LaBute's guidance he worked in the director's films Your Friends & Neighbors (1998), Nurse Betty (2000), and Possession (2002).

Jason Patric

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Your Friends & Neighbors is a 1998 black comedy film written and directed by Neil LaBute and starring Amy Brenneman, Aaron Eckhart, Catherine Keener, Nastassja Kinski, Jason Patric and Ben Stiller in an ensemble cast.
He is known for his roles in films such as The Lost Boys, Rush, Sleepers, Geronimo: An American Legend, Your Friends & Neighbors, Narc, The Losers, The Alamo, and Speed 2: Cruise Control.

Amy Brenneman

Your Friends & Neighbors is a 1998 black comedy film written and directed by Neil LaBute and starring Amy Brenneman, Aaron Eckhart, Catherine Keener, Nastassja Kinski, Jason Patric and Ben Stiller in an ensemble cast.
The next year she starred in Your Friends & Neighbors directed by Neil LaBute.

Rotten Tomatoes

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The film was the first to be reviewed on the website Rotten Tomatoes.
The first non-Chan Hollywood movie whose reviews were featured on Rotten Tomatoes was Your Friends & Neighbors (1998).

Catherine Keener

Your Friends & Neighbors is a 1998 black comedy film written and directed by Neil LaBute and starring Amy Brenneman, Aaron Eckhart, Catherine Keener, Nastassja Kinski, Jason Patric and Ben Stiller in an ensemble cast.
Schwartz wrote that directors such as Neil LaBute (Your Friends & Neighbors, 1998) and Steven Soderbergh (Full Frontal, 2002) have consistently "put her unusual beauty and trademark dry wit to good use."

Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture

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Patric also received a Best Supporting Actor - Drama nomination from the International Press Academy (Satellite Awards).

Nastassja Kinski

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Your Friends & Neighbors is a 1998 black comedy film written and directed by Neil LaBute and starring Amy Brenneman, Aaron Eckhart, Catherine Keener, Nastassja Kinski, Jason Patric and Ben Stiller in an ensemble cast.
During the 1990s Kinski appeared in a number of American films, including the action movie Terminal Velocity opposite Charlie Sheen, the Mike Figgis 1997 adultery tale One Night Stand, Your Friends & Neighbors (1998), John Landis's Susan's Plan (1998), and The Lost Son (1999).

Ben Stiller

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Your Friends & Neighbors is a 1998 black comedy film written and directed by Neil LaBute and starring Amy Brenneman, Aaron Eckhart, Catherine Keener, Nastassja Kinski, Jason Patric and Ben Stiller in an ensemble cast.
That year, he starred in several dramas, including Zero Effect, Your Friends & Neighbors, and Permanent Midnight.

Lola Glaudini

Glaudini also appeared briefly in the Neil LaBute film Your Friends & Neighbors.

Black comedy

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Your Friends & Neighbors is a 1998 black comedy film written and directed by Neil LaBute and starring Amy Brenneman, Aaron Eckhart, Catherine Keener, Nastassja Kinski, Jason Patric and Ben Stiller in an ensemble cast.

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The film's credit sequences feature music by Apocalyptica.

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Jason Patric's performance as the misogynistic doctor Cary earned an award for Best Supporting Actor from the Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards.

International Press Academy

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Patric also received a Best Supporting Actor - Drama nomination from the International Press Academy (Satellite Awards).

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Patric also received a Best Supporting Actor - Drama nomination from the International Press Academy (Satellite Awards).

Limited theatrical release

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Your Friends and Neighbors was released on August 21 1998 in a limited release in 32 theaters grossing $340,288 with an average of $10,634 per theater.

Metacritic

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The film has a score of 70 out of 100 on Metacritic based on 27 critics, indicating "generally favorable reviews".

Roger Ebert

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Roger Ebert gave it four stars and proclaimed it to be "one of the years best films".

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Ebert's cohost on the television show At the Movies, Gene Siskel, gave it "thumbs down" on the show.

Gene Siskel

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Ebert's cohost on the television show At the Movies, Gene Siskel, gave it "thumbs down" on the show.

Online Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actor

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Speed 2: Cruise Control

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Patric was paid a reported $4.5–$8 million for his role in Speed 2 and used his salary to finance a 1998 drama, Your Friends & Neighbors.