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Why watch it?
- The accents are standard American accents and the speech is clear.
- The story-line is not complicated, which makes it easy to follow and to understand the context.
- The dialogues are quite short.
- Topics are generally about important and daily life issues.
The Truman Show is an award-winning American science fiction comedy-drama which tells the story of Truman Burbank, played by Jim Carrey. Truman is the star of a 24-hour reality TV show about his life from the day he was born, but he doesn’t know he is being filmed by thousands of hidden cameras and that millions of people watch him on TV. During the 30th year of the show, Truman notices certain aspects of his world are strange and becomes suspicious. Consequently, he starts to look for the truth about his life.