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American Reel (2003)

 -  Drama | Music  -  24 November 2010 (USA)
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The story of an overnight success - twenty years in the making...

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"American Reel" was also screened on September 7, 2012, in Pershing Square in downtown Los Angeles, as part of the City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks' "Under the Sheet Music" outdoor film series. See more »

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This is a good little film!
2 August 2004 | by (Sunny California) – See all my reviews

The cast does a great job acting in this small film. The overall tone of the film takes to you into the contorted road to stardom through the eye of what could be Picasso.

It takes all kinds of films to make up the world of entertainment, not just $200 million blockbusters by Jerry Bruckheimer. Considering how hard it is today to get films of this size made in Hollywood, the film deserves credit that margin alone.

If you happen to be the kind of person that does not gravitate to this kind of film, you might try looking at it from different angles. The character interplay, the direction, editing, music; maybe see what you do like instead of being fast to give it a negative. Either way you will come away broadened...


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