Winner of 3 Academy Awards, CRASH takes place in the diverse metropolis of Los Angeles and challenges audiences to confront their prejudices. Lives combust when a Brentwood housewife and her district attorney husband, a Persian shopkeeper, two cops, a pair of carjackers and a Korean couple all converge.
Won: Best Picture, Best Screenplay, Best Editing, 2006 Academy Awards; Best Foreign Film, 2006 David di Donatello Awards; Best First Feature, Best Supporting Male (Dillon), 2006 Independent Spirit Awards
This is the rare American film really about something, and almost all the performances are riveting. It asks tough questions, and lets its audience struggle with the answers.