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‘One Hour Photo’ Ending Explained: Summary & Plot

One Hour Photo ending explained
Poster of One Hour Photo.

Nowadays, a topic which is trending all over the world is the ending of One Hour Photo. Nobody knows what is that matters with this film that everyone is obsessed with it. The worldwide audience is asking about this film. They wanted to know everything about the film One Hour Photo like its ending, storyline, cast, streaming details & other things. Even it is a film from 2002, then also, people have become crazy about it. On the demand of a worldwide audience, Otakukart is here to serve you all with all the information you need. In this article, we will discuss the ending of One Hour Photo. We will discuss its cast, crew, storyline, etc. And also, we will highlight some interesting points from the movie.

First of all, One Hour Photo is a blockbuster film of 2002. It was released on 21st August 2002 in the United States of America. But in Sundance, the film was released on 13th January 2002. One Hour Photo’s genres are thriller and drama. It is an award-nominated movie. This is one of the films of 2002 that has created records. The film’s total box office collection was $52.2 million. While its budget was $12 million. This film has also got 84% of ratings by Google users. On the other hand, it has got a 6.8 rating out of 10 on IMDb & a 4.7 rating out of 5 on Amazon. Rotten Tomatoes have given a rating of 82%.

Ending of One Hour Photo

As the photographer becomes obsessed with the family Yorkin family. His obsession was beyond anyone’s imagination. A time came when Yorkin’s started making distance from Sy. He becomes mad after seeing that Yorkins were being unfaithful to him. So, at the end of the film, Sy goes to jail. The reason behind Sy being in jail is that he has captured some photos of his ex-boss’s daughter. He becomes a victim of child pornography.

Truly, he was not involved in the pornography of his boss’s daughter. Sy was just wanted to be a part of the Yorkin family. He deadly wants to be in a perfect family because he didn’t have one. From his childhood, he is alone. The Yorkin family abused Sy and made him responsible for all the situation. That broke Sy internally. When the police investigator asked him that why he was so obsessed with his family, so, he answered the detective that he could tell about any person without knowing him personally. Sy also added and said to the detective that he is a decent and honest family man. He will never do such work which will affect him & his children.

One Hour Photo ending explained

One of the scenes of One Hour Photo

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One Hour Photo Plot

Firstly, One Hour Photo is a film by Mark Romanek. He is the director of this film. Mark Romanek is also the writer of this film. He has written the story of One Hour Photo. The story is based on a photo technician, Seymour Parrish. He is working at a one-hour photo in SavMart, a big-box store. His nickname is ‘Sy.’ He has nobody in his life, neither family members nor love or friends. Sy is alone & wholly dedicated to his work.

He thinks that his work is a vital service. He took photos of many families & customers, but his favorite family was the Yorkin family. Seymour has been making their photos for the past many years. He grew an obsession with the family. He used to secretly keep copies of Yorkin’s photos. Sy was trying to make a connection with the family, but because of his shyness, he was not able to build it.

One Hour Photo Achievements

It is a film of 1 hour 36 minutes. One Hour Photo has been nominated for various awards. It was nominated for the Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Actor in 2003, ADG Excellence in Production Design Awards in 2003 & Satellite Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture in 2003. This film had also been nominated for Robert Award for Best American Film in 2003 & Satellite Award for Best Film Editing in 2003.

One Hour Photo ending explained

The cast of One Hour Photo

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