"Bliss" is a 2021 American drama film directed by Michael Cahill.
The starring cast includes Owen Wilson as Greg Wittle, Salma Hayek as Isabel Clemens, Madeline Zima as Doris, Nesta Cooper as Emily Wittle, Joshua Leonard as Cameron, Jorge Lendeborg Jr. as Arthur Wittle, Kosah Rukavina as Young Emily Wittle, Ronny Chieng as Kendo, Steve Zissis as Bjorn Pedersen, Bill Nye as Chris and others.

Here are "Bliss" movie trailer, plot summary, full cast and characters, release date, streaming services and everything we know so far.


Is there a trailer for Bliss movie?

Amazon Prime Video on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 released the trailer for "Bliss" you can watch here:
Bliss - Official Trailer (2021) | Prime Video.

Plot summary

What is Bliss movie plot?

Here is a short review of "Bliss" movie plot summary.

Greg Wittle (Owen Wilson), recently divorced, spends his work hours daydreaming and drawing pictures of an idyllic coastal retreat. When he is fired from his job, he imagines accidentally killing his boss, Bjorn, and concealing the body behind some curtains before leaving the office for the bar across the street. Greg alternates between reality and drug-induced, psychogenic fantasy. In a bar, he meets Isabel (Salma Hayek), a homeless woman who appears to know what he has done by indicating Bjorn's body against the window from her view of the building. She speaks about having created this world with unintended consequences. As they watch the building, they see the window slip open and the body fall to the ground, causing onlookers to think Bjorn jumped to his death. Isabel drags Greg away, telling him he needs to lay low to avoid becoming a subject for the police, and to avoid all contact with his family. She sells off his phone and other possessions to get them some cash.
Isabel takes Greg to a tented area she has under a traffic bridge and they get to know each other. He shares his drawings with her, and she offers him a small amount of a crushed yellow crystal (an unidentified hallucinogen) that will help make him feel good. Isabel helps Greg imagine that with the crystal, he is able to manipulate the world telekinetically.
Through a series of scenes, it becomes clear that Greg is descending deeper into hallucination and that his telekenesis is in his own mind. He is homeless and has lost a sense of the passage of time. After an altercation at a roller rink in which he and Isabel imagined telekinetically tripping up a bully and other skaters at a roller rink, he watches police arrest the bully, only to discover himself in the back of the squad car. Released as unidentified, Greg tries to buy fast food but discovers he has no cash; a kind store employee later gives him 'expired' food. Meanwhile, his daughter Emily searches for him.


Who plays who in the Bliss movie cast?

Here is the full cast and characters of "Bliss" movie. Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.

Owen Wilson  as Greg Wittle
Salma Hayek  as Isabel Clemens
Madeline Zima  as Doris
Nesta Cooper  as Emily Wittle
Joshua Leonard  as Cameron (as Josh Leonard)
Jorge Lendeborg Jr.  as Arthur Wittle
Kosah Rukavina  as Young Emily Wittle
Ronny Chieng  as Kendo
Steve Zissis  as Bjorn Pedersen
Bill Nye  as Chris
Slavoj Zizek  as Slavoj Zizek
DeRon Horton  as Liang
Eugene Young  as Bartender
Dayne Catalano  as Fast Food Clerk
Adam William Zastrow  as Dougie
Lora Lee  as Destiny
Darin Cooper  as Sketchy Man
Roberto Montesinos  as Pawn Store Clerk
Tanya Alexander  as Shelter Worker
Debbie Fan  as Dr. Huang
K.T. Thangavelu  as Esteemed Guest #2 (as KT Thangavelu)
Kayla Adams  as Esteemed Guest #3 (as Kayla El-Adam)
Gichi Gamba  as Esteemed Guest #4
Manny Cartier  as Police Officer
Mercy Malick  as News Reporter
Branko Smiljanic  as Professor Campbell
Sanja Vejnovic  as Professor Fluke
Guy Perry  as Andy Warhol
Damien D. Smith  as Group Leader
Heath McGough  as Arnold
Hassan Abdelghani  as Farmer
Upasana Beharee  as Motel Clerk
Roshan Maloney  as Brad
Jock McKissic  as Security Guard
Whitney Brown  as Streetwalker #2
Vanessa Knight  as Streetwalker #3
Linda Wang  as Streetwalker #4
Dayna Dooley  as Police
Marcus Bailey  as Arthur's Friend #1
Amanda Juni  as Arthur's Friend #2
Jim Palmer  as Officer
Tommy Franklin  as Executive Colleague
Candice Heiden  as Skater
Bella Cruz  as Skater
Ryan Allen Carrillo  as Skater
Courtney Enea  as Skater
Zach Hainey  as Skater
Derek Leonard  as Skater
Elaine Reid  as Skater
Crystal Rosenborough  as Skater
Noah Valinsky  as Skater
Appelusa McGlynn  as Skater (as Appelusa)

Release date

When is Bliss movie release date?

"Bliss" movie release date was scheduled to be on February 5, 2021 distributing by Amazon Prime Video.


What are Bliss filming details?

The duration of the film is 103 minutes.

"Bliss" movie is rated "R", according to the MPAA film rating system.

Principal photography began in Los Angeles in June 2019.


What are critics and audiences saying about Bliss movie?

"Bliss" movie got average rating from critics. IMDB rating is 5.3/10. Rotten Tomatoes rating is 27/100.

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