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Carolyn Burnham (Character)
from American Beauty (1999)

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American Beauty -- Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation for his daughter's attractive friend.

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Carolyn Burnham Wife of Lester, and real-estate agent... See more »

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  1. "20 to 1"
        - Sexiest Movie Moments (2007) TV episode, Played by Annette Bening
  2. The 1999 European Film Awards (1999) (TV) Played by Annette Bening

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From American Beauty (1999)
[Lester and Carolyn are driving to the basketball game to watch Jane's dance team gig]
Lester Burnham: Well what makes you so sure she wants us to be there? Did she ask us to come?
Carolyn Burnham: Of course not. She doesn't want us to know how important this is to her. But she's been practicing her steps for weeks.
Lester Burnham: Well, I'll bet money she's going to resent it, and I'm missing the James Bond marathon on TNT.
Carolyn Burnham: Lester, this is important. I'm sensing a real distance growing between you and Jane.
Lester Burnham: "Growing?" She hates me.
Carolyn Burnham: She's just willful.
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