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Miss Stein (as Jeannette Joseph)
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To help his actress girlfriend regain her confidence a Hollywood bigshot bankrolls a small budget film being made by a first-time producer and director pair. Despite the hand-to-mouth way it has to be made the film starts to come good, as does the off-set relationship between the actress and her unknown male lead. Written by Jeremy Perkins <jwp@aber.ac.uk>

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Baci da un amante sconosciuto  »

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The first name of the movie's film director, Stanley (Peter Coyote), was derived from the first name of director Stanley Kubrick. The character though is only billed in the credits as "The Director". See more »

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Spun-off from Killer's Kiss (1955) See more »

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Sh-Boom
Written by Carl Feaster, Claude Feaster, James Keyes, James Edwards and Floyd McRae
Published by Uni-Chappel
Performed by The Chords
Courtesy of Atlantic/Warner Brothers Records
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Is this story the making of "Killer's Kiss"?
7 April 2003 | by (Houston, Texas) – See all my reviews

I first viewed this movie over 15-years ago. I remember hearing then; that the story, about the making of a low budget movie, was based on Stanley Kubrick's effort to make the movie "Killer's Kiss" (1955). That movie starred Irene Kane and Jamie Smith; and was produced by both Stanley Kubrick and Morris Bousel. Watch both motion pictures and see what you think.


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