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Writers (WGA):
Tony Markes (story) &
Adam Rifkin (story) ...
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In the tradition of "This is SPINAL TAP" comes.... [welcome to HOLLYWOOD] See more »
Plot:
A film director (Adam Rifkin) decides to chart the course of a young actor (Tony Markes) as he tries to make it in Hollywood... See more » | Add synopsis »
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2 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Where was Nic? See more (9 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Adam Rifkin ... Himself

Jane Jenkins ... Casting Director

Scott Wolf ... Actor

Peter Facinelli ... Actor

Jou Jou Papailler ... Actor
Eric Carlson ... Actor

David Andriole ... David Lake
Tony Markes ... Nick Decker
Joanne Roberts ... William Morris Agent
Allen Gasmer ... William Morris Agent
Bobbi Thompson ... William Morris Agent
Craig Wyckoff ... Nick Decker's Agent (as Craig Wycoff)
Tom Harrison ... Nick Decker's Agent

Jamie Kaler ... Nick Decker's Manager (as James Kaler)
Lisa Pescha ... Nick Decker's Manager
Mike Aichler ... Photoshop Clerk
Wilson E. de la Cruz ... Photoshop Staff (as Wilson E. De La Cruz)

Amy Moon ... Photoshop Staff
Liz Ordoway ... Photoshop Staff
Mike O'Callaghan ... Photoshop Staff
Simon Vasquez ... Photoshop Staff
Jamie Walker ... Photoshop Staff
Kristina Kersels ... Photoshop Staff
Fern Orenstein ... Baywatch Casting Director
Susan Glicksman ... Baywatch Casting Director (as Susie Glicksman)
Charlene Berg ... Baywatch Casting Assistant
John Short ... Acting Coach
Cary Kwasizur ... Baywatch Second AD

Allen Payne ... Baywatch Hair Stylist

Kelly Monaco ... Baywatch Woman Guard

Michael Newman ... Baywatch Lifeguard (as Mike Newman)
Paul Cajero ... Baywatch Director
Karin Shelton ... Ron Shelton's Assistant

Kellie Davis ... Ron Shelton's Assistant

Lucinda Jenney ... Actress at Alison Anders' House (as Lucinda Jenny)
Annette Benson ... Aussie Casting Director

Ross Mark ... Aussie Director

Steve Schirripa ... Entertainment Director Riviera Hotel
Heidi McNeal ... Girlfriend at Audition

Yvonne Sciò ... Girlfriend at Audition (as Yvonne Scia)

Erinn K. Williams ... Girlfriend at Audition
Angela Harvey ... Girlfriend at Audition
Julie Marques ... Girlfriend at Audition

Frankie Thorn ... Girlfriend at Audition

Monet Mazur ... Girlfriend at Audition
Shannon Kies ... Girlfriend at Audition

Carl Bressler ... Ski Lift Director

Marina Zenovich ... Sundance Party Interview
Robin Dorian ... Sundance VH1 Interview
Dan Parada ... Sundance Casting Director (as Dan Paratta)
Lisa Abend ... 'Copsicle' Casting Director
Gary Marks ... 'Copsicle' Director (as Gary Marx)
Daniel Hassid ... 'Copsicle' Producer (as Dan Hassid)

Ian Woolf ... 'Denial' Assistant Director (as Ian Wolff)

Diana Herbert ... Garage Sale Vice Buyer (as Diana Markes)
Julie Markes ... Bottled Water Buyer

Kathleen Hughes ... Woman in Curlers
Stan Rubin ... Mustang Buyer
Stan Wertlieb ... 'Operation Redline' Producer

Mark Ciardi ... Operation Redline Production Crew
David Resnick ... Operation Redline Production Crew
Florence L'Huere ... Operation Redline Production Crew
Gilles ... 'Clafoutis' Captain
Bill ... French Hotelier
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Allison Anders ... Herself

Tom Arnold ... Himself

Halle Berry ... Herself

Sandra Bullock ... Herself

Nicolas Cage ... Himself

Glenn Close ... Herself

Wes Craven ... Himself

Cameron Crowe ... Himself

Cameron Diaz ... Herself

Roger Ebert ... Himself

Carmen Electra ... Herself

Angie Everhart ... Herself

Laurence Fishburne ... Himself

Peter Fonda ... Himself

Jeff Goldblum ... Himself

Cuba Gooding Jr. ... Himself

Woody Harrelson ... Himself

David Hasselhoff ... Himself

Salma Hayek ... Herself

Evander Holyfield ... Himself

Dennis Hopper ... Himself

Ron Howard ... Himself

Mike Leigh ... Himself

Matthew McConaughey ... Himself

Ewan McGregor ... Himself

Anthony Minghella ... Himself

Julianne Moore ... Herself

Cathy Moriarty ... Herself

Pat O'Brien ... Himself

Nancy O'Dell ... Herself

Jada Pinkett Smith ... Herself

Kelly Preston ... Herself
Fred Roggin ... Himself

Joel Schumacher ... Himself

Ron Shelton ... Himself

Will Smith ... Himself

Mira Sorvino ... Herself

John Travolta ... Himself

Ally Walker ... Herself

John Waters ... Himself

Irwin Winkler ... Himself

Robert Wuhl ... Himself
Sean Nepita ... (uncredited)

Directed by
Tony Markes 
Adam Rifkin 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Tony Markes (story) &
Adam Rifkin (story) &
Shawn Ryan (story)

Shawn Ryan (screenplay) &
Tony Markes (screenplay)

Produced by
Emerson Bixby .... co-associate producer
Caradoc Ehrenhalt .... associate producer
Oscar Gubernati .... associate producer
Jim Jeknavorian .... co-associate producer
Jim Lampley .... executive producer
Lisa Larrivee .... line producer
Barry Marder .... associate producer
Tony Markes .... producer
Zachary Matz .... producer
Stephen McDonald .... co-executive producer
Stephen A. Ricci .... co-producer (as Stephen Ricci)
Bradford L. Schlei .... executive producer
Bree Walker .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Justin Reinhardt (original score composed by)
 
Cinematography by
Rob Bennett (director of photography)
Nick Mendoza (director of photography)
Kramer Morgenthau (director of photography) (as Kramer Morganthau)
Howard Wexler (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Jane Kurson 
Joy Zimmerman (co-editor)
 
Costume Design by
Patricia Peppard 
 
Makeup Department
Kathleen Beaton .... key hair stylist
Kathleen Beaton .... key makeup artist
Katrina Chevalier .... key hair stylist
Katrina Chevalier .... key makeup artist
Kathy Doss .... key hair stylist
Kathy Doss .... key makeup artist
Jeannia Robinetti .... key hair stylist
Jeannia Robinetti .... key makeup artist
 
Production Management
Carla Diamond .... production manager: Park City
Sophie Leclerc .... production manager: Cannes
Joy Zimmerman .... post-production supervisor
 
Art Department
Dave Burle .... logo designer
 
Sound Department
Doug Andham .... adr recordist (as Doug Andorka)
Erik Blank .... adr editor (as Eric Blank)
Erik Blank .... adr recordist (as Eric Blank)
Erik Blank .... dialogue editor (as Eric Blank)
Keith Burhans .... adr editor
Keith Burhans .... dialogue editor
Kevin Patrick Burns .... re-recording mixer (as Kevin Burns)
Rick Delena .... post-production audio coordinator (as Ricky DeLena)
Rob Disner .... production sound (as Robert B. Disner)
Eric Jaffe .... sound effects editor (as Eriq P. Jaffe)
Heather Leavitt .... adr supervisor
Scott Macleod .... location sound
Richard Mercado .... production sound mixer
Matthew Nicolay .... additional sound mixer (as Matt Nicholay)
Todd Orr .... re-recording mixer
Tony Pascuzzo .... sound recordist
Jesse Pomeroy .... adr editor
Jesse Pomeroy .... dialogue editor
Gina Rafel .... foley artist
Douglas Salkin .... sound consultant (as Doug Salkin)
Jeff Sawyer .... sound consultant: Dolby
Paul Stanley .... foley artist
Jussi Tegelman .... sound effects editor
Galen Walker .... sound consultant
Nicolas Zane .... sound recordist
 
Visual Effects by
Dan Winthrop .... optical effects: Melrose Titles
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Keith Barefoot .... additional lighting technician
Rhet Bear .... additional camera assistant (as Rhett Bear)
Scott Birgin .... additional camera assistant
Matthew Braun .... additional camera assistant
Pål Bugge Haagenrud .... additional electrician (as Paul Haagenrud)
Cheddy D. Hart .... additional camera assistant (as Chedy Hart)
C. Clifford Jones .... camera assistant
Tracey Kahn .... photographer: 'Nick Decker' head shot
Brian Knappenberger .... camera assistant
Ken Little Jr. .... first assistant camera
Frank Mazauric .... camera technician: Cannes
Christine McCarthy .... additional camera assistant
Denis Moran .... additional lighting technician (as Dennis Moran)
Scot Petitclerc .... camera assistant (as Scott Pediclear)
Sacha Riviere .... additional camera assistant (as Sacha Riviera)
Rick Robertson .... additional camera operator
Steven V. Silver .... additional camera operator (as Steve Silver)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Christina Ehrlich .... wardrobe supervisor (as Cristina Ehrlich)
Patricia Peppard .... additional wardrobe
Carlos Rosario .... dress: Ms. Everhart, Cannes
Randall Scerbo .... wardrobe: Ms. Everhart, Cannes (as Randee Scerbo)
Deborah Waknin .... wardrobe: Ms. Everhart, Academy Awards
 
Editorial Department
Lachelle Arruda .... electronic negative conforming: Lockbox®
Patrick Bocks .... electronic negative conforming: Lockbox®
Syd Cole .... electronic negative conforming: Lockbox®
John Dobrich .... electronic negative conforming: Lockbox®
Saul Escobedo .... color timer
Rubén García .... electronic negative conforming: Lockbox® (as Ruben Garcia)
Alba Jaramillo .... electronic negative conforming: Lockbox®
Lee Karaim .... electronic negative conforming: Lockbox®
Brian Kibbie .... electronic negative conforming: Lockbox® (as Brian Kibbe)
Grayr Madatyan .... electronic negative conforming: Lockbox®
Troy Perry .... electronic negative conforming: Lockbox®
Peter Schink .... additional editor
Alton Spencer .... electronic negative conforming: Lockbox®
 
Music Department
Joel Alpers .... musician: drums
Katisse Buckingham .... musician: saxophone
Christian Clermont .... musician: guitar (as Chris Clermont)
Dan Lutz .... musician: bass
Justin Reinhardt .... musician: keyboards
Phil Roy .... music supervisor
Chuck Sparks .... music mixer
Chuck Sparks .... music recordist
 
Other crew
Mike Aichler .... production staff
Steven Belgard .... publicist: Cannes Film Festival (as Steve Belgard)
Linda Boorman .... production legal services
Melissa Brabetz .... assistant: Mr. Matz
Jean Luc Buisson .... production coordinator: Cannes
Harry Clein .... publicist: Sundance Film Festival
Dennis Davidson .... Publicity: Cannes Film Festival
Mia Farrell .... publicist: Cannes Film Festival
Kerry Fetzer .... caterer
Judd Finkelstein .... production staff
Tony Franklin .... publicist: Cannes Film Festival
Rigel Galera .... production staff
Monica Harmon .... publicist: Cannes Film Festival
John William Hart III .... insurance broker
Rebecca Hecht .... production staff
Robert O. Kaplan .... production legal services
Robert O. Kaplan .... production legal
Jan Kean .... publicist: Cannes Film Festival
Courtney F. Lee .... production legal services
Rick Lynch .... production staff
Cindy Matzger .... production staff
Tim Nguyen .... production staff
Cara Pearson .... production staff
Lisa Perkins .... assistant: Mr. Rifkin
Joey Rubenstein .... production staff
Mort Segal .... publicist: Cannes Film Festival
Wonder Fortune Serra .... assistant: Mr. Markes (as Wonder Serra)
Josh J. Sheridan .... production staff (as Josh Sheridan)
Jim Smith .... production banking
Jennifer Wilson .... production auditor
Dan Winthrop .... title designer: Melrose Titles
Dan Winthrop .... titles: designer/director (uncredited)
 
Thanks
Cheryl Abrahams .... more special thanks: PTI Talent Agency
Allison Anders .... special thanks
Tom Arnold .... special thanks
Larry Auerbach .... more special thanks
Mark Barinholtz .... more special thanks (as Mark Barinholtz Esq.)
Amy Barraclough .... more special thanks: E! Entertainment Television
Michelle Bega .... more special thanks: Rogers and Cowan (as Michelle Baga)
Steven Belgard .... more special thanks (as Steve Belgard)
Halle Berry .... special thanks
Alma L. Bogdan .... more special thanks
Howard Bragman .... more special thanks: Bragman, Nyman Cafarelli
Valerie Breiman .... more special thanks
Conroy Browne .... more special thanks: T-Bone Films
David Brownstein .... more special thanks: Writers & Artists Agency
Sandra Bullock .... special thanks
Craig Caryl .... more special thanks: T-Bone Films
Glenn Close .... special thanks
Wes Craven .... special thanks
Art Criste .... more special thanks
Cameron Crowe .... special thanks
Cameron Diaz .... special thanks
Miles Dougal .... more special thanks
Alex Duda .... more special thanks: E! Entertainment Television
Roger Ebert .... special thanks
Carmen Electra .... special thanks
Peter Facinelli .... special thanks
Laurence Fishburne .... special thanks (as Lawrence Fishburne)
Peter Fonda .... special thanks
Jeff Goldblum .... special thanks
Cuba Gooding Jr. .... special thanks
Kathleen Haase .... more special thanks
David Hasselhoff .... special thanks
Salma Hayek .... special thanks
David Hollander .... more special thanks: Panavision Hollywood
Evander Holyfield .... special thanks
Dennis Hopper .... special thanks
Ron Howard .... special thanks
Matthew Irmas .... more special thanks
David Jankel .... more special thanks: for Sundance still photography
Jim Jeknavorian .... more special thanks
Ron Jeremy .... more special thanks (as Ronald Jeremy Hyatt)
Lisa Joyner .... more special thanks: FOX 11 News
Francis Kinney .... more special thanks
Cindi Kiper .... more special thanks
Charlie Lahaie .... more special thanks: Cedar Sinai Hospital
Logan Landers .... more special thanks
Ali Larter .... more special thanks
George Lascu .... more special thanks
Mike Leigh .... special thanks
Diane Levitt .... more special thanks (as Diana Levitt)
Anne Lewis .... more special thanks: Access Hollywood
Duke Lim .... more special thanks: Todd-AO Studios West
Blake Lindsley .... more special thanks
Sam Mandel .... more special thanks (as Sam Mandel Esq.)
Jennifer Markes .... more special thanks
Randy Markes .... more special thanks
Laura Matz .... more special thanks
Lisa Nelson Matz .... more special thanks
Peter Matz .... more special thanks
Matthew McConaughey .... special thanks
Ewan McGregor .... special thanks
Brian McNamara .... more special thanks (as Brian MaCnamara)
Anthony Minghella .... special thanks
Julianne Moore .... special thanks
Julie Moran .... special thanks
Cathy Moriarty .... special thanks
Pat O'Brien .... special thanks
Nancy O'Dell .... special thanks
Wayne Parkes .... more special thanks
Albert C. Perry .... more special thanks (as Albert C. Perry Esq.)
Chris Piccard .... more special thanks: Moving Pictures International
Jada Pinkett Smith .... special thanks (as Jada Pinkett)
Kelly Preston .... special thanks
Jamie Quilies .... more special thanks
Jerry Rebacki .... more special thanks: Lakota Restaurant - Park City, Utah
John Reiber .... more special thanks: E! Entertainment Television
Lauren Rifkin .... more special thanks
Michele Rifkin .... more special thanks
Joan Rivers .... special thanks
Fred Roggin .... special thanks
Louise Rosner .... more special thanks
Joel Schumacher .... special thanks
Jonathan Schwartz .... more special thanks
Cory Sessions-Risely .... more special thanks: E! Entertainment Television
Ron Shelton .... special thanks
Andy Sidaris .... more special thanks (as Andy)
Arlene Sidaris .... more special thanks
Spyros Skouras .... more special thanks (as 'Captain' Spyros Skouras)
Will Smith .... special thanks
Mira Sorvino .... special thanks
Evan Stone .... more special thanks: T-Bone Films
Tracy Tormé .... more special thanks (as Tracy Torme)
John Travolta .... special thanks
Ally Walker .... special thanks
John Waters .... special thanks
Irwin Winkler .... special thanks
Robert Wuhl .... special thanks
Brad Wyman .... more special thanks
 

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Rated R for language
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Where was Nic?, 22 January 2001
Author: afrances

I don't think Nicolas Cage was in this film...I didn't see him anywhere and he was listed in the credits after the movie. I didn't like the movie either - it was neither funny nor enlightening about the moviemaking or acting experience.

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