Truman tries to recreate a familiar face
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Truman tries to recreate a familiar face

Clip from The Truman Show

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11-12
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Truman Burbank uses scraps from magazines in an attempt to secretly recreate the face of a former flame.

Truman Burbank uses scraps from magazines in an attempt to secretly recreate the face of a former flame.

Sylvia's "father" takes her away
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Sylvia's "father" takes her away

Clip from The Truman Show

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11-12
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Sylvia's "father" claims she is schizophrenic and takes her away from Truman.

Sylvia's "father" claims she is schizophrenic and takes her away from Truman.

Advertising in the Truman Show
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Advertising in the Truman Show

Clip from The Truman Show

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11-12
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An example of the subtle ways by which advertising is used in The Truman Show.

An example of the subtle ways by which advertising is used in The Truman Show.

Truman attempts to escape Seahaven
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Truman attempts to escape Seahaven

Clip from The Truman Show

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11-12
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As Truman comes to accept the secret Sylvia revealed, he tests the limits of what he can get away with and tries to escape Seahaven. Producers rush to explain the strange ...

As Truman comes to accept the secret Sylvia revealed, he tests the limits of what he can get away with and tries to escape Seahaven. Producers rush to explain the strange incidents to keep the truth hidden from Truman.

Viewers react to Truman's decision
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Viewers react to Truman's decision

Clip from The Truman Show

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Viewers of The Truman Show, seen throughout the film, react to Truman's decision to leave the universe created around him.

Viewers of The Truman Show, seen throughout the film, react to Truman's decision to leave the universe created around him.

Truman stumbles upon an odd radio frequency
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Truman stumbles upon an odd radio frequency

Clip from The Truman Show

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As he is driving, Truman stumbles upon a frequency that was tracking his movements.

As he is driving, Truman stumbles upon a frequency that was tracking his movements.

One of Truman's catchphrases
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One of Truman's catchphrases

Clip from The Truman Show

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Truman uses one of his iconic catchphrases as he says a final goodbye to his neighbours.

Truman uses one of his iconic catchphrases as he says a final goodbye to his neighbours.

Media propaganda aimed at Truman
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Media propaganda aimed at Truman

Clip from The Truman Show

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11-12
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The media Truman is exposed to is designed with a specific purpose in mind.

The media Truman is exposed to is designed with a specific purpose in mind.

Director' Christof responds to critics
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Director' Christof responds to critics

Clip from The Truman Show

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A history of The Truman Show is presented before a rare interview with the show's creator, Christof, who argues, We accept the reality with which we are presented. Sylvia ...

A history of The Truman Show is presented before a rare interview with the show's creator, Christof, who argues, We accept the reality with which we are presented. Sylvia calls in during the interview and criticises the ethics of the show.

Opening credits of Truman 'reality' show
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Opening credits of Truman 'reality' show

Clip from The Truman Show

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The film opens with interviews and credits from the 'reality' program, briefly introducing the concept of a TV show within a movie.

The film opens with interviews and credits from the 'reality' program, briefly introducing the concept of a TV show within a movie.

Truman's father dies
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Truman's father dies

Clip from The Truman Show

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11-12
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Truman's father, Kirk Burbank, appears to drown during a boating accident when Truman was still a young boy.

Truman's father, Kirk Burbank, appears to drown during a boating accident when Truman was still a young boy.

Christof's plans for a television first
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Christof's plans for a television first

Clip from The Truman Show

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11-12
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Christof fails to let Truman get in the way of powering ahead with his plans for a television first.

Christof fails to let Truman get in the way of powering ahead with his plans for a television first.

Truman escapes the cameras
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Truman escapes the cameras

Clip from The Truman Show

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11-12
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Truman has producers perplexed as to how he escape the constant gaze of the hidden cameras.

Truman has producers perplexed as to how he escape the constant gaze of the hidden cameras.

Hidden' cameras capture 'reality'
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Hidden' cameras capture 'reality'

Clip from The Truman Show

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Truman pretends to remain ignorant of the truth and goes through the motions of a normal day. Contrasting camera angles and effects create the impression he is under surveillance.

Truman pretends to remain ignorant of the truth and goes through the motions of a normal day. Contrasting camera angles and effects create the impression he is under surveillance.

Sylvia reveals truth to Truman
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Sylvia reveals truth to Truman

Clip from The Truman Show

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Truman Burbank falls in love with Lauren when he meets her in the library. She is forced off the set after she reveals she is an actor named Sylvia and he is the unwitting ...

Truman Burbank falls in love with Lauren when he meets her in the library. She is forced off the set after she reveals she is an actor named Sylvia and he is the unwitting star of a TV show.

A message missed
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A message missed

Clip from Romeo + Juliet

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Learning of Juliet's apparent death, Balthasar rushes to Romeo, who has failed to open the letter nor learn of Juliet's true fate. Balthasar relays to Romeo the ill news. ...

Learning of Juliet's apparent death, Balthasar rushes to Romeo, who has failed to open the letter nor learn of Juliet's true fate. Balthasar relays to Romeo the ill news. Heart-broken and impetuous, Romeo decides to return to Verona city and lay with Juliet, seeking a poison to dispatch him also.

Captain Prince banishes Romeo
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Captain Prince banishes Romeo

Clip from Romeo + Juliet

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Balthasar beckons Romeo away before the police arrive. Captain Prince hears of Tybalt's death at Romeo's hands from Benvolio. Both families seek to excuse their child's ...

Balthasar beckons Romeo away before the police arrive. Captain Prince hears of Tybalt's death at Romeo's hands from Benvolio. Both families seek to excuse their child's action, but Captain Prince will not hear any of their prayers and banishes Romeo from Verona city. Father Lawrence treats Romeo's injuries, as they discuss the situation. Nurse arrives to tell Romeo of Juliet's mood. Romeo bemoans his predicament, but Father Lawrence reminds Romeo of his blessings and implores him to reconcile.

New beginnings and old feuds
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New beginnings and old feuds

Clip from Romeo + Juliet

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Romeo and Juliet are wed in secret, as Mercutio and the Montagues pass idle time on Verona Beach. When vengeful Tybalt appears in search of Romeo, Mercutio taunts his request ...

Romeo and Juliet are wed in secret, as Mercutio and the Montagues pass idle time on Verona Beach. When vengeful Tybalt appears in search of Romeo, Mercutio taunts his request for occasion. Romeo arrives, and Tybalt challenges him to a duel, but Romeo refuses. Unwilling to hear reason Tybalt assaults Romeo. Mercutio springs to Romeo's defence but shows mercy at his request. Tybalt mercilessly cuts Mercutio with a shard of glass. Romeo is enraged, chasing Tybalt to avenge Mercutio's death.