Virgin Suicides

Plot – Michigan,during the ’70s. Five sisters – Cecilia,Lux,Bonnie,Mary and Theresa – live their adolescence arousing their male classmates’ interest. Cecilia likes Dominique,but her parents forbid her to meet him,so she kills herself. One night the other four girls go out with four guys: Lux and Trip are elected prom king and queen. While her sisters come back home that very night,Lux returns the next morning and her parents are so furious that they lock the four girls in their rooms. They ask help to their friends,until all the girls committ suicide.

Movie Info

Title Virgin Suicides

Original title The Virgin Suicides

Year 1999

Director Sofia Coppola

GenreDrama, Romance

Top 7 Quotes of “Virgin Suicides” Movie

“In the end we had pieces of the puzzle, but no matter how we put them together, gaps remained. Oddly shaped emptiness mapped by what surrounded them, like countries we couldn’t name. What lingered after them was not life, but the most trivial list of mundane facts. A clock ticking on the wall, a room dim at noon, the outrageousness of a human…”

Giovanni Ribisi – Narrator

“I baked a pie full of rat poison. I though I could eat it, you know, without being suspicious. My nana, who is 86… she really likes sweets. She had three pieces.”

Leah Straatsma – Rannie

“No one could understand how Mrs. Lisbon and Mr. Lisbon, our math teacher, could produce such beautiful creatures.”

Giovanni Ribisi – Narrator

“- Doctor: What are you doing here, honey? You’re not even old enough to know how bad life gets.
– Cecilia Lisbon: Obviously, doctor, you’ve never been a 13 year old girl.”

François Klanfer – Doctor
Hanna Hall -Cecilia Lisbon

“None of my daughters lacked for any love, there was plenty of love in our household. I never understood why.”

Kathleen Turner – Mrs. Lisbon

“What we have here is a dreamer. Someone completely out of touch with reality.”

Jonathan Tucker – Tim Weiner

“Lux lost it over Kevin Haynes, the garbageman. She’d wake up at 5 in the morning and lay about on the front porch like it wasn’t completely obvious! She wrote his name in marker in all her bras and underwear and mum found them and bleached out all the Kevins. Lux has been crying on her bed all day.”

Hanna Hall -Cecilia Lisbon