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In 1977, a kid from nowhere had a dream of becoming somebody. It was a time when the sex was safe, the sex was business and the business was booming.

The life of a dreamer, the days of a business and the nights in between.

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Release date
February 12 1998
In 1977 sex was safe; pleasure was a business ... and business was booming. Mark Wahlberg, Burt Reynolds, Julianne Moore, DonCheadle and William H. Macy star as a family of filmmakers struggling to redefine and revolutionize the adult entertainment industry in Boogie Nights. Idealistic producer Jack Horner aspires to elevate his craft into an art form. Teenager Eddie Adams discovers a talent that will propel him to celebrity as adult entertainer Dirk Diggler. Now, at a time when disco and drugs are in vogue, fashion is in flux and the party never seems to stop, dreams of turning sex into stardom are about to collide with cold, hard reality.

Alfred Molina ... Rahad Jackson

Luis Guzmán ... Maurice TT Rodriguez

Mark Wahlberg ... Dirk Diggler

Burt Reynolds ... Jack Horner

Julianne Moore ... Amber Waves

Don Cheadle ... Buck Swope

John C. Reilly ... Reed Rothchild

William H. Macy ... Little Bill

Heather Graham ... Rollergirl

Philip Seymour Hoffman ... Scotty J

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