Inherent Vice is a 2014 American crime comedy-drama film. It is directed by Paul Thomas Anderson. The film is based on a novel by Thomas Pynchon. This film features an ensemble cast including Joaquin Phoenix, Josh Brolin, Owen Wilson, Katherine Waterston, Reese Witherspoon, Benicio del Toro, Jena Malone, Joanna Newsom, Jeannie Berlin, Maya Rudolph, Michael K. Williams and Martin Short. The soundtrack of this film was composed by Jonny Greenwood. This film was acclaimed by most audience.