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After a bad day at work, a man suddenly gets a new job -- as the world's new Heavenly Father -- in this comedy. Bruce Nolan ([[Performer~P11257~Jim Carrey~jimcarrey]]) is a television reporter working in Buffalo, NY, who has been growing increasingly dissatisfied with his existence, and after an especially bad day, he flies into a rage and curses God for making his life miserable. To Bruce's great surprise, the Supreme Being Himself ([[Performer~P90514~Morgan Freeman~morganfreeman]]) appears, and tries to convince Bruce of the enormity of his task. Bruce, however, isn't buying it, so God gives him a chance to find out what he's up against; God bestows all of his powers on Bruce for a week, to see how he'd handle things. At first, Bruce has a great time bending the world around him to his will, much to the puzzlement of his girlfriend, Grace ([[Performer~P1831~Jennifer Aniston~jenniferaniston]]), but after six days God stops by to remind Bruce he hasn't done much to make the Earth a better place. Disappointed, God presents Bruce with an ultimatum -- he has one day to improve the world in a concrete way, or God will toss the planet back into the void. Bruce Almighty was directed by [[Performer~P110918~Tom Shadyac~tomshadyac]], who previously teamed with [[Performer~P11257~Jim Carrey~jimcarrey]] for [[Feature~V148402~Liar, Liar~liarliar:betweenfatheranddaughter]] and [[Feature~V123049~Ace Ventura: Pet Detective~aceventura:petdetective]]. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi

  • Release date:May 23, 2003

Awards

Awarded by
Nominee
Category
Year
Status
NAACP Image Awards Morgan Freeman Best Supporting Actor 2004 Winner

Cast

Jim Carrey
as Bruce Nolan
Jennifer Aniston
as Grace
Morgan Freeman
as God
Philip Baker Hall
as Jack Keller
Catherine Bell
as Susan Ortega
Lisa Ann Walter
as Debbie
Steve Carell
as Evan Baxter
Nora Dunn
as Ally Loman
Sally Kirkland
as Anita Mann
Tony Bennett
as Himself
William Thomas
as Technical Director
Carey Scott
as Partying Sports Guy
Alex Villiers
as Day Care Kid
Allison McCurdy
as Woman at Party
Ken Rudulph
as Newscaster
Mark Adair-Rios
as Hood
Michael Villani
as Newscaster
Patti O'Donnell
as Woman at Party
Robert Curtis-Brown
as Phil Sidleman
Brian Tahash
as Bruce's Soundman
David Carrera
as Phil's Cameraman
Enrique Almeida
as Hood
Jovan Allie
as Martin
Maria Quiban
as Newscaster
Michael Olifiers
as Police Training Center Officer
Ashley Yegan
as Woman at Party
Ben Livingston
as Paramedic
Edward Jemison
as Bobby
Albert P. Santos
as Hood
Darius Rose
as Tyler
Emily Needham
as Day Care Kid
John Rosenfeld
as Business Man
Annie Wersching
as Woman at Party
Ara Celi
as Woman at Party
Noel Guglielmi
as Hood
Shaun Robinson
as Newscaster
Gina St. John
as Newscaster
Darcy Fowers
as Attractive Woman at Restaurant
Emilio Rivera
as Hood
Andrew Hateley
as Teenager
Madeline Lovejoy
as Zoe
Michael Brownlee
as Newscaster
Nick Huff
as Teenager
Selma Stern
as Irene Dansfield
Ted Garcia
as Newscaster
Christina Grandy
as Office Staffer
Dohn Norwood
as Police Training Center Officer
Glen Yrigoyen
as Trainer
Jack Jozefson
as Homeless Guy with Signs
Koby Allie
as Martin
Mark Kiely
as Fred Donohue
Adrian Neil
as James
Paul Satterfield
as Dallas Coleman
Bette Rae
as Hazel
Jamison Yang
as Office Staffer
Laura Carson
as Nurse
Miah Won
as Connie
Moe Daniels
as Day Care Teacher
Rina Fernandez
as Pretty Woman
Vanna Salviati
as Bobby's Aunt
Mary Pat Gleason
as Heavyish Woman
Howard S. Lefstein
as Phil's Soundman
Christopher Darga
as Vol Kowolski
Dougald Park
as Stalled Car Guy
Rolando Molina
as Hood
Janelle Perzina
as Woman at Party
Lillian Adams
as Mama Kowolski
Micah Williams
as Boy on Bike
Greg Collins
as Coach Tucker
Laura Shay Griffin
as Attractive Woman at Restaurant
Cubbie Kile
as Day Care Kid
Dylan Ferguson
as Day Care Kid
P.J. Byrne
as Panicked newsroom staffer
Saida Rodriguez-Pagan
as Newscaster
Dan Desmond
as Bill the Ferry Owner
Alfred Dennis
as Old Man
Jessica Mattson
as Woman at Party
Lou Felder
as Pete Fineman
Micayla Bowden
as Day Care Kid
Nelson Mashita
as Doctor
Samantha Boyarsky
as Day Care Kid

Crew

Tom Shadyac
Director
Mark O'Keefe
Producer
James D. Brubaker
Producer
Jim Carrey
Producer
Steve Koren
Producer
Tom Shadyac
Producer
Michael Bostick
Producer
Steve Koren
Screen Story
Steve Oedekerk
Screenwriter
Steve Koren
Screenwriter
Mark O'Keefe
Screenwriter
Mark O'Keefe
Screen Story
Don McCuaig
Cinematographer
Dean Semler
Cinematographer
Jeff Carson
Musical Direction/Supervision
John Debney
Composer (Music Score)
Scott Hill
Editor
Linda de Scenna
Production Designer
Jim Nedza
Art Director
Jonathan Watson
Associate Producer
Linda Fields-Hill
Associate Producer
Janet L. Wattles
Associate Producer
Gary Barber
Executive Producer
Steve Oedekerk
Executive Producer
Richard Romig
Set Designer
Evelyne Barbier
Set Designer
Ric Mcelvin
Set Designer
Nancy Deren
Set Designer
Maria Hernandez
Costume Designer
Janis Mekaelian
Costume Designer
Judy Ruskin
Costume Designer
Ariel Gold
Costume Designer
Michael Lutz
Costume Designer
David Page
Costume Designer
Ian MacArthur
Special Effects
Jeff Rand
Special Effects
Scott Roark
Special Effects
Russell Nave
Special Effects
Bob Calvert
Special Effects
Ron MacInnes
Special Effects
Chuck Schmitz
Special Effects
Jonathan Watson
First Assistant Director
Jason Wilson
Consultant/advisor
Rochelle Sharpe
Consultant/advisor
Shashawnee Hall
Camera Operator
Mark O'Kane
Camera Operator
Adam Kowalski
Camera Operator
Don Dowe
Camera Operator
Richard Merryman
Camera Operator
Errol Sack
Stunts
Gene Lebell
Stunts
Chuck Hosack
Stunts
Stacey Carino
Stunts
Todd Bryant
Stunts
Pat Banta
Stunts
Joe Finnegan
Stunts
Kaye Wade
Stunts
Tim Gilbert
Stunts
Charlie Brewer
Stunts
Christine Baur
Stunts
Joyce McNeal
Stunts
April Weeden-Washington
Stunts
Scott Waugh
Stunts
Simone Boisseree
Stunts
Tim Rigby
Stunts
Eric Mansker
Stunts
Anthony Schmidt
Stunts
Michael Guarnera
Stunts
Robert McGovern
Stunts
Sandy Gimpel
Stunts
Fred Waugh
Stunts
Troy M. Gilbert
Stunts
Carl Ciarfalio
Stunts
Manny Perry
Stunts
Glen Yrigoyen
Stunts
Hollis Hill
Stunts
Bo Greigh
Stunts
Mario Roberts
Stunts
Matt Byrne
Stunts
Joe Bucaro III
Stunts
Junie Lowry-Johnson
Casting
Steve Maslow
Sound Mixer
Gregg Landaker
Sound Mixer
Ron Surma
Casting
Jose Antonio Garcia
Sound Mixer
Bruce Tanis
Sound Effects Director
Stephanie DeTiege
Personal Assistant
Mickey Gilbert
Second Unit Director
Pat Banta
Stunts Coordinator
Andrea Muehr
Animal Trainer/Wrangler
Joe Martens
Assistant Chief Lighting Technician
Julie Feiner
ADR Supervisor
Krista Thomas
Personal Assistant
Louise Demetre
Script Supervisor
David Grimaldi
Sound Effects Director
Doug Hubbard
Special Effects Foreman
Eugene Duffy
Assistant Chief Lighting Technician
Gihan Seneviratne
Lighting
Bill Taylor
Visual Effects Supervisor
Veronica Bocanegra
Personal Assistant
Ryan Craig
Second Assistant Director
Julie Feiner
Action Director
Kirk Greenberg
Grip
Lois Walker
Production Coordinator
Jason Lord
Lighting
Michelle Beress
Production Assistant
Van Scarboro
Video Assist
Michelle Levy
Casting Assistant
Brian Paccassi
Sound Recordist
Darren Langer
Lighting
Gaston Biraben
Dialogue Editor
Don McCuaig
Additional Cinematography
Valli O'Reilly
Department Head Makeup
Kathy Nelson
Voice Casting
Christopher Flick
Foley Editor
Dana Zimmerman
Production Assistant
Alexander Kirst
Set Dresser
Nancy Gilmore
Leadman
Raqueli Dahan
Makeup
Ron Ash
Chief Lighting Technician
Kim Heath
Key Grip
Anne Morgan
Hair Styles
Joe Chenier
Construction Foreman
Dana Wagner
Set Production Assistant
Deena Adair
Hair Styles
Eric Dewaay
Construction Foreman
Fumi Mashimo
Supervising Animator
Randy Severino
Set Dresser
Ron Ash
Assistant Chief Lighting Technician
Shawn Duchscherer
Lighting
Mark O'Kane
Steadicam Operator
April Morley
Head Animal Trainer
James Kroning
Assistant Properties
Jody Spilkoman
Second Assistant Director
Jordan Finnegan
Set Production Assistant
Valerie Davidson
Foley Editor
Pacific Title
Title Design
Edmond Johnson
Set Production Assistant
Fred Albrecht
Key Grip
Louis W. Hagney
Second Assistant Director
Scott Rorie
Set Production Assistant
Tony Rivetti
First Assistant Camera
Brad Einhorn
Properties Master
Carolyn Hamilton
Personal Assistant
Cydney Cornell
Hair Styles
Miles Marshall
First Assistant Camera
Quentin Pierre
Personal Assistant
Jessica Pazdernik
Key Costumer
John Martens
Gaffer
Justin Brandstater
Matte Artist
Larry Haney
Set Dresser
Hal Bigger
Special Effects Foreman
Chela Fiorini
Assistant Properties
Dana Arnold
Lighting
Alex Renskoff
First Assistant Editor
Emily Koebel
Production Assistant
Michael Hilkene
Supervising Sound Editor
Mitch Sutton
Art Department Coordinator
Randall Guth
Sound Effects Director
Andy Brokmeyer
Cable Person
Kathleen Freeman
Key Make-up
Laurence Cropley
Lighting
Syd Dutton
Visual Effects
Tony Rivetti
Steadicam Operator
James Ashwill
Foley Mixer
Bill Corso
Makeup
Claudia Guerrero-Zalokar
Assistant Editor
David Thornsberry
Location Manager
Douglas Dewaay
Construction Foreman
Marlen Hill
Negative Cutter
Mickey Gilbert
Stunts Coordinator
Pete Anthony
Conductor
John Cucci
Foley Artist
Juliette Yager
Visual Effects Producer
Lahly Poore
Assistant Costume Designer
Lane Kelsey
Production Assistant
Piero Mura
Foley Editor
Rick Canelli
ADR Recordist
Carlos De La Torre
Second Assistant Director
Cleve Landsberg
Unit Production Manager
Dawn Swiderski
Assistant Art Director
Duane Mieliwocki
First Assistant Camera
Fallon Johnson
Set Production Assistant
Greg Messina
Personal Assistant
Tony Fonseca
Production Assistant
Ai-Ling Lee
Sound Effects Director
Michael Mason
Music Producer
Frank Fleming
Sound Recordist
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