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Summary Twenty-nine years ago, a baby boy was adopted by the OmniCam Corporation to become the subject of the most popular television show of all time. His name is Truman Burbank. (Paramount Pictures)

Directed By: Peter Weir

Written By: Andrew Niccol

The Truman Show
Metascore Universal Acclaim Based on 30 Critic Reviews
90
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 1,104 User Ratings
6.8
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Summary Twenty-nine years ago, a baby boy was adopted by the OmniCam Corporation to become the subject of the most popular television show of all time. His name is Truman Burbank. (Paramount Pictures)

Directed By: Peter Weir

Written By: Andrew Niccol

Where to Watch

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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 30 Critic Reviews
90
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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 30 Critic Reviews
90
100% Positive
30 Reviews
0% Mixed
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0% Negative
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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 1,104 User Ratings
6.8
74% Positive
815 Ratings
3% Mixed
31 Ratings
23% Negative
258 Ratings

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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 1,104 User Ratings
6.8
74% Positive
815 Ratings
3% Mixed
31 Ratings
23% Negative
258 Ratings

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Production Company Paramount Pictures, Scott Rudin Productions
Release Date Jun 5, 1998
Duration 1 h 43 m
Rating PG
Tagline All the world's a stage...
Golden Globes, USA
• 3 Wins & 6 Nominations
Academy Awards, USA
3 Nominations
Online Film & Television Association
• 3 Wins & 17 Nominations