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Lisa Picard Is Famous (2000)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama | 22 August 2001 (USA)
A documentarian decides to follow the career of New York actress Lisa Picard, believing she is on the brink of fame. Instead, he bears witness to Lisa's continued, humorous, struggles as an... See full summary »

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Lisa Picard
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Tate Kelly
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Andrew
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Boyfriend
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Sandra Bullock
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Carrie Fisher
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Melissa Gilbert
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Buck Henry
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Spike Lee
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Penelope Ann Miller
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Charlie Sheen
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Fisher Stevens
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Mira Sorvino
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Commercial Stud
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Female TV Reporter
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A documentarian decides to follow the career of New York actress Lisa Picard, believing she is on the brink of fame. Instead, he bears witness to Lisa's continued, humorous, struggles as an actress, as well as the conflict that arises when Lisa's best friend Tate hits it big with an off-Broadway one-man show. Written by Anonymous

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Comedy | Drama

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Rated PG-13 for language and sexual content | See all certifications »
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22 August 2001 (USA)  »

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Famous  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$8,517, 26 August 2001, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$112,521, 21 October 2001
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Lisa Picard's name is a 'Star Trek' in-joke based on the actress playing her, Laura Kirk. Captains Picard and Kirk are the most well recognized commanders of the Starship Enterprise. See more »

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References Good Morning America (1975) See more »

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No Mo No Mo
Written by Coati Mundi (as Coati Mundi Hernandez)
Produced by Coati Mundi (as Coati Mundi Hernandez)
Performed by The ManicPhonic Mob
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Not So Famous
15 August 2001 | by See all my reviews

What struck me about this film was how truly believable the "documentary' within the film is. BUT Seeing as how the film fell flat towards the end, losing its sense of direction, i would have preferred to watch a "real" documentary on the subject.


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