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(2003)

Plot Summary

  • The story revolves around a dying father and his son, who is trying to learn more about his dad by piecing together the stories he has gathered over the years. The son winds up re-creating his father's elusive life in a series of legends and myths inspired by the few facts he knows. Through these tales, the son begins to understand his father's great feats and his great failings.

    - Written by Anonymous
  • This film follows the incredible life of Edward Bloom, through a series of flashbacks that begin when his son Will visits him for the last time. Edward is dying of cancer, and Will hasn't spoken to him for years because he believes him to be a liar that never really cared for his family. As Edward's story unfolds once again, Will tries to finally understand the truth about who his father really was...

    - Written by Chris Makrozahopoulos <makzax@hotmail.com>
  • A son learns the truth about his father.

    - Written by Howard Koor

Synopsis

Edward Bloom (Albert Finney), a charismatic teller of tall tales, is a source of frustration to his grown son...

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