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Little Buddha
Directed by:
Bernardo Bertolucci

"Little Buddha" (also known as "Piccolo Buddha") is a Drama film directed by Bernardo Bertolucci, and written by Rudy Wurlitzer (screenplay), released in the USA on May 25 of 1994 . Keanu Reeves is starring, alongside Chris Isaak, Bridget Fonda, Alex Wiesendanger, Raju Lal and Greishma Makar Singh.

Who is the director of "Little Buddha":

Little Buddha was directed by Bernardo Bertolucci, an Italian writer, director, and actor.

Before Little Buddha, Bernardo Bertolucci had directed The Sheltering Sky, released in 1990, The Last Emperor (1987), La Luna (1979), Novecento (1976), Conformista, Il (1970), and Amore e rabbia (1969). Since, he directed The Dreamers, released in 2003.

What was the release date of "Little Buddha":

Little Buddha was initally released in the United States on Wednesday, May 25, 1994. Other films released on Wednesday, May 25, 1994 are Beverly Hills Cop III (dir. John Landis) and Infested (dir. Tony Randel). This was twenty-five (25) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, December 01, 1993 in France; Thursday, February 17, 1994 in Germany and on Friday, January 21, 1994 in Spain.

What is the casting of "Little Buddha":

At the casting of Little Buddha we find Keanu Reeves, previously seen in Even Cowgirls Get the Blues (1993) and Freaked (1993); Chris Isaak (Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me (1992), The Silence of the Lambs (1991)); Bridget Fonda (Point of No Return (1993), Bodies, Rest & Motion (1993)) [ more... ]

  • Bridget Fonda and Chris Isaak can both be seen in Grace of My Heart, released in 1996.

What is the Storyline of "Little Buddha":

Tibetan Buddhist monks from a monastery in Bhutan, led by Lama Norbu (Ruocheng Ying), are searching for a child who is the rebirth of a great Buddhist teacher, Lama Dorje (Geshe Tsultim Gyeltsen). Lama Norbu and his fellow monks believe they have found a candidate for the child in whom Lama Dorje is reborn: an American boy named Jesse Conrad (Alex Wiesendanger), the young son of an architect and a teacher who live in Seattle. The monks come to Seattle in order to meet the boy.

Jesse is fascinated [...]

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