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2017 film by Alexander Payne


Released 2017 (5 years, 9 months ago)

Director Alexander Payne
Duration 140 minutes
Genre comedy-drama and science fiction film
Composer Rolfe Kent
Production company Paramount Pictures
Country of origin United States of America
Screenwriter Alexander Payne and Jim Taylor

About Downsizing

Downsizing, the latest film from director Alexander Payne, is a thought-provoking and visually stunning exploration of the consequences of shrinking humans to five inches tall. Starring Matt Damon as a man who undergoes the procedure in order to live a better life, the film raises questions about environmentalism, class inequality, and the meaning of happiness.

Payne's signature blend of humor and pathos is on full display in Downsizing, as he deftly balances the film's more serious themes with moments of levity. Damon delivers a strong performance as the film's protagonist, and is supported by a talented ensemble cast that includes Christoph Waltz, Hong Chau, and Kristen Wiig.

The film's special effects are also a standout, as the shrunken world is rendered in intricate detail and with a sense of wonder. The use of miniatures and practical effects adds to the film's charm and reinforces its themes of environmentalism and sustainability.

While Downsizing may not be for everyone, it is a unique and thought-provoking film that is sure to spark conversation and debate. As Rolling Stone's Peter Travers writes, "Downsizing is a movie that asks big questions about the world we live in, and does so with humor, heart, and a sense of wonder."

Cast and crew

Cast and crew listed below. See if you can find out who is who from the stats below.


79 years, 2 months, 25 days


29 years, 1 month, 25 days

Born first

23 July 1944

Born last

10 August 1994

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