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The Hollywood Sign (2001)

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Three washed-up actors must deliver the most convincing performances of their lives as part of a dangerous plot designed to finance their triumphant comeback.

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Tom Greener
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Paula Carver
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Floyd Benson
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Rocco Hostess
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Three washed-up actors must deliver the most convincing performances of their lives as part of a dangerous plot designed to finance their triumphant comeback.

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Three ex-Hollywood legends are going to steal $10,000,000. If they can only keep their act together.

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Comedy | Crime

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Rated R for language and some violence | See all certifications »
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4 October 2001 (Netherlands)  »

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Aplistia  »

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$12,000,000 (estimated)
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Throughout his career Burt Reynolds has made a number of movies that examine movie-making and this film is one of them. The pictures include Fade-In (1968) (location filming & westerns); Silent Movie (1976) and Nickelodeon (1976) (silent films); Best Friends (1982) (scriptwriting & Hollywood); Hooper (1978) (stuntwork and Hollywood); The Player (1992) (Hollywood); Boogie Nights (1997) (adult films); The Last Producer (2000) (producers and Hollywood); The Hollywood Sign (2001) and A Bunch of Amateurs (2008) (actors and Hollywood). See more »

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The bottle of whiskey rotates between shots even though no one has touched it. See more »

Quotes

Kage Mulligan: Hello, I am Detective William... Barslow and I'm here to ask you some questions. Can I come in?
Paula Carver: You know, I think I'd like to see Mister Benson open.
Kage Mulligan: What?
Paula Carver: Would you mind giving it a shot?
Floyd Benson: Oh, not at all. I was born to be a leading man, you know.
Kage Mulligan: This is my part! This is my scene!
Tom Greener: Kage, Kage, ehm, just take it easy. We're, we're trying some things out here.
Kage Mulligan: Nothing ever changes.
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Reynolds kicks arss.
5 March 2003 | by (New Zealand) – See all my reviews

This is a brilliant film, you can see it has a low budget but the three great actors in it make up for it, Rod Steiger, Tom Berenger, And Of course the best of all Burt Reynolds. This was an enjoyable movie all round with a very interesting story, I really love the character that Reynolds plays, he was such I easy going guy, who really dident give a damb about anything, well done Mr. Reynolds.

9/10


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