MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 2,757 this week

Entropy (I) (1999)

6.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.4/10 from 1,806 users  
Reviews: 57 user | 9 critic

Stephen Dorff narrates this tale about how his life goes astray as his character attempts to strike a balance between the demands of directing his first film and the pressures of his new ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

$0.00 with Prime Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 150 titles
created 24 Feb 2011
 
a list of 3307 titles
created 07 Aug 2011
 
a list of 5621 titles
created 20 Oct 2011
 
a list of 41 titles
created 29 Jan 2013
 
a list of 287 titles
created 24 Mar 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Entropy" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Entropy (1999)

Entropy (1999) on IMDb 6.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Entropy.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

House! (2000)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A small bingo hall is threatened by the opening of the country's largest bingo centre nearby.

Director: Julian Kemp
Stars: Kelly Macdonald, Stacey Ashton, Keith Chegwin
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A young Glaswegian prostitute in London tries to start a new life.

Director: Coky Giedroyc
Stars: Kelly Macdonald, James Bolam, Hans Matheson
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A hardened New Orleans cop, Dave Robicheaux, finally tosses in the badge and settles into life on the bayou with his wife. But a bizarre plane crash draws him back into the fray when his family is viciously threatened.

Director: Phil Joanou
Stars: Alec Baldwin, Kelly Lynch, Mary Stuart Masterson
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Small-time crooner find himself on the receiving end of the threatening attentions of a gangster, whose wife has fallen for the singer's Sinatra-like aura.

Director: Peter Capaldi
Stars: Ian Hart, Kelly Macdonald, Brian Cox
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A dreamer finds that his wife and friends are binding him to his mediocre existence.

Director: Raymond De Felitta
Stars: Michael Rispoli, Kelly Macdonald, Kathrine Narducci
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Confused, non-linear film tells the sexual story of a film director from his life at age 5, age 12, age 16, a man embarking on his first film in 1950's Tunisia, and finally to his current ... See full summary »

Director: Mike Figgis
Stars: Julian Sands, Saffron Burrows, Stefano Dionisi
Biography | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Memoir of the lives of a family growing up on a post World War I British estate headed up by a strong disciplinarian, her daughter, her inventor husband, their ten year old son, and his ... See full summary »

Director: Hugh Hudson
Stars: Colin Firth, Rosemary Harris, Irène Jacob
Splendor (1999)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

An average, calm mid-20s girl named Veronica restarts her dead dating life all of the sudden, but with two guys: a sensitive failed writer named Abel and an airheaded drummer named Zed. At ... See full summary »

Director: Gregg Araki
Stars: Kathleen Robertson, Johnathon Schaech, Matt Keeslar
Some Voices (2000)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A schizophrenic causes havoc in his brother's restaurant.

Director: Simon Cellan Jones
Stars: Daniel Craig, David Morrissey, Kelly Macdonald
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Phil Joanou
Stars: Jeroan Van Aichen
Entropy (2010)
Short | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Doctor Solomon Jones is an evolutionary biologist obsessed with his work. Neglectful of those around him... See full synopsis »

Director: Alexander Thomas
Stars: Lucie Barat, Daren Luke Kelly, Calum Landau
Entropie (2011)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

The paths of seven people cross when they are placed in a cabin to explore paranormal phenomena said to have been witnessed there.

Director: Daniël Kiggen
Stars: Daniël Kiggen, Stephanie Lokker, Patrick Klein Meuleman
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Jake Walsh
...
Stella (as Judith Godreche)
...
Pia
...
Claire
...
Kevin
...
Sal
...
Andy
...
The Chairman
Bray Poor ...
Wyatt
...
Evan (as Katheryn Herbe)
...
Isabelle
...
Lukas (as Zachary Tyler)
...
Bucky
Dominic Hawksley ...
Pierre
...
Waitress
Edit

Storyline

Stephen Dorff narrates this tale about how his life goes astray as his character attempts to strike a balance between the demands of directing his first film and the pressures of his new romance with a model. U2's Bono plays a role in this film as both himself and Dorff's character's concience. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Making a movie is not as easy as falling in love. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and sexuality | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

27 November 1999 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

De Cabeça Para Baixo  »

Box Office

Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The character of Evan's Husband (Jake's brother-in-law screenwriter) is based on the writer/director's actual brother in law, screenwriter Scott Frank. See more »

Quotes

Jake: There are three truths in life: you are born, you will die, and things change. OK, maybe one more: everyone has their stella, and when they do, no one else can even compare.
See more »

Soundtracks

Vultures
(uncredited)
Music by Dudley Matthew (pseudonym of Graham Whettam)
De Wolfe Music Ltd
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Eccentric, experimental and great!

Fine almost-psychedelic-oriented comedy about romance, struggles in art work and just loosing your mind (and finding it back). The meaning of the word tells it all. Dorff offers a great performance. U2's performances in the movie are in the right spots and at the right time. Very experimental yet great results.

Entropy is a must for people who like the first stages of Tarantino, the visual experimentation of Olver Stone and the hilarity of Woody Allen (strange but rather great mix!).

I find it mind blowing that the plot begins with the narrator in an awful shape explaining the story and then gets to meet his own character and the movie goes on!

The ending leaves you with a melancholic feeling because all us who are still attached to this world have experienced the "Entropy" after an intense experience what ever it was.

See you in the journey to forever!


7 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Where can i get the music score in this film? Grey-Lantern
Indeed: When are we gonna get a Region-1 DVD relese of this? willun98
True Story? roisin17
ODDLY GENIOUS roisin17
kind of like..... grant-132
anyone try this? arturocafe
Discuss Entropy (1999) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?