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Full Frontal (2002)

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A day in the life of a group of men and women in Hollywood, in the hours leading up to a friend's birthday party.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Calvin / Nicholas
Arty / Ed
Francesca's Assistant
Harvey, probably
Nicholas's Agent
Man on Plane / Himself
Woman on Plane


Arty film-within-a-film revolves around seven people with little in common whose lives collide. Written by Anonymous

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and some sexual content | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

2 August 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

How to Survive a Hotel Room Fire  »

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Box Office


$2,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$739,834 (USA) (2 August 2002)


$2,506,446 (USA) (20 September 2002)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


After a pitch meeting with some studio execs, Blair Underwood's character complains, "We brought them a china cup and they told us to go back and make a beer mug." This is almost a direct quote from director David Fincher; he was describing his experience making Alien 3 (1992) to Premiere Magazine. See more »


Catherine's black notebook and pen suddenly appear on the airplane armrest between shots, after her tape player clicks. See more »


Catherine: Oh, eww, this arugal is so bitter! It'l like my algebra teacher on my bread!
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Crazy Credits

Brad Pitt is credited as playing 2 characters: "Brad Pitt" and "Himself". See more »


References Jerry Maguire (1996) See more »


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User Reviews

A Huge Waste of Talented People
26 April 2004 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

`Full Frontal' is maybe my greatest deception this year. Directed by Steven Soderbergh and having such a cast, I would not believe that the film could be such a crap. There are lots of characters, but none of them is well developed. Therefore, the viewer sees many famous actors and actresses on the screen and is not able to understand who they are, what are their motives, where they are. The plot is very confused, and some actors and actresses perform more than one role. The image and photography are horrible, using a kind of fake Dogma '95 style. I do not know how such talented people could be part of such a mess: friendship or big money? Anyway, a huge waste of talented people and of my time and money, in a film that never works. My vote is three.

Title (Brazil): `Full Frontal'

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