A Life Less Ordinary1997

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A Life Less Ordinary
Directed by:
Danny Boyle

Released on October 24 of 1997 in the USA, "A Life Less Ordinary" (also known as "Lebe lieber ungewöhnlich", "Vita esagerata, Una") is a Drama/Romance/Comedy/Crime/Fantasy film directed by Danny Boyle , starring Ewan McGregor, Cameron Diaz, Holly Hunter, Delroy Lindo, Dan Hedaya and Ian McNeice.

A twisted love story from the filmmakers of "Trainspotting".

Who is the director of "A Life Less Ordinary":

A Life Less Ordinary was directed by Danny Boyle, an English director, producer, and writer.

Before making A Life Less Ordinary, Danny Boyle had directed Trainspotting, released in 1996, Shallow Grave (1994). Since, he directed The Beach, released in 2000, 28 Days Later (2002), Millions (2004), Sunshine (2007), Slumdog Millionaire (2008), and 28 Months Later (2010).

What was the release date of "A Life Less Ordinary":

A Life Less Ordinary was first released on Friday, October 24, 1997, in the United States. Also released on Friday, October 24, 1997 have been Twilight of the Ice Nymphs (dir. Guy Maddin), FairyTale: A True Story (dir. Charles Sturridge), Cremaster 5 (dir. Matthew Barney), and Gattaca (dir. Andrew Niccol). This was twenty-two (22) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, October 24, 1997 in Canada; Wednesday, December 10, 1997 in France; Thursday, January 22, 1998 in Germany; Friday, December 19, 1997 in Italy; Wednesday, November 05, 1997 in Spain; Thursday, November 13, 1997 in Australia and on Saturday, June 27, 1998 in Japan.

What is the casting of "A Life Less Ordinary":

At the casting of A Life Less Ordinary we find Ewan McGregor, previously seen in The Serpent's Kiss (1997) and Nightwatch (1997); Cameron Diaz (My Best Friend's Wedding (1997), Head Above Water (1996)); Holly Hunter (Crash (1996), Home for the Holidays (1995)) [ more... ]

  • Ian Holm and Stanley Tucci, Tony Shalhoub can all be seen in Big Night, released in 1996.
  • Stanley Tucci and Ewan McGregor, Dan Hedaya can be seen in Robots, released in 2005.
  • Ian Holm and Maury Chaykin also appeared in The Sweet Hereafter, released in 1997.
  • Duane Stephens and Ian Holm also worked together in Clay Pigeons, released in 1998.

What is the Storyline of "A Life Less Ordinary":

In Heaven (which resembles a modern police headquarters), angels are tasked with ensuring that humans on Earth find love. The "Captain", Gabriel (Dan Hedaya), is upset at reviewing the file of angel partners O'Reilly (Hunter) and Jackson (Lindo), all of whose recent cases have ended in divorce or misery. Gabriel is being pressed for results, so he introduces a radical new incentive: if their latest case isn't "cracked" - meaning, if the pair in question do not fall, and stay, in love, O'Reilly and Jackson [...]

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