“American Pie” is a raunchy comedy film released in 1999, directed by Paul Weitz and written by Adam Herz. The film follows a group of high school seniors who make a pact to lose their virginity before graduation, leading to various misadventures and sexual encounters.
“American Pie” was a critical and commercial success upon its release. It was praised for its relatable characters, hilarious humor, and memorable scenes. The movie currently has a 61% rating on Rotten Tomatoes and a 7/10 rating on IMDb.
“American Pie” did not receive any major awards or nominations.
The film was a box office hit, grossing over $235 million worldwide on a budget of just $11 million. Its success led to several sequels and spin-offs, as well as a cultural phenomenon that helped define a generation. The movie's memorable scenes and quotable lines have cemented it as a classic of the teen comedy genre.
|Directed by||Paul Weitz|
|Produced by||Warren Zide Craig Perry Chris Moore Chris Weitz|
|Written by||Adam Herz|
|Starring||Jason Biggs, Chris Klei, Natasha Lyonne, Thomas Ian Nicholas, Seann William Scott, Tara Reid, Mena Suvari, Eugene Levy,|
|Music by||David Lawrence|
|Edited by||Priscilla Nedd-Friendly|
|Summit Entertainment Zide/Perry Productions|
|Distributed by||Universal Pictures|
|Release date||July 9, 1999|
|Running time||95 minutes|
|Box office||$235.5 million|