Three actresses at various places on the Hollywood food chain navigate the minefield of love, aging, and ambition. Oh, and they're all played by men!

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Coco (as Coco Peru)
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Varla / Marla
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Stevie
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Dr. Benson
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Jeff
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Brad
Jamie Malone ...
Young Stevie
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Michael (as Mike Stoyanov)
Jesus Fuentes ...
Nurse (as Jay Fuentes)
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Three actresses at various places on the Hollywood food chain navigate the minefield of love, aging, and ambition. Oh, and they're all played by men!

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An actress is nothing without a meaty part.

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Rated R for sexuality, language and drug content | See all certifications »
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$14,361 (USA) (10 October 2003)

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$147,235 (USA) (12 December 2003)
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According to the director/cast commentary on the DVD, there were no actual women performing in the film. All female characters, including extras and the models for the magazine covers of Cher and Madonna, are performed by men in drag. See more »

Goofs

During the Varla/Laurant diner scene, if you look under Varla's arm, you can see the store security tag attached to her sweater. According to the DVD commentary, the clerk forgot to take it off and they were short for time on the shoot. See more »

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Evie: My career was going like gangbusters until that family made me run them down.
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No animals or women were injured in the making of this film See more »

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References Battlestar Galactica (1978) See more »

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Ultimate Hollywood
Performed by The City of Prague Philharmonic
Music by Steven James Edwards
Published by Source in Sync Music
Provided by 5 Alarm Music
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7 August 2004 | by (CA) – See all my reviews

My wife brought this home and we were both surprised how funny it was. Ok, it isn't Spielberg but the humor behind it is very sharp and entertaining. It is a drag (men dressed as women) movie but isn't trying to hide it . Infact it kind of plays on it.

The story starts with out a driven but hopelessly burned out star who with the help of her long repressed secretary takes in a beautiful Hollywood hopeful , who by the way happens to be the daughter of her dead hollywood rival . A rival I might add that our grand dame earlier pushed to suicide out of jealousy. Now the burned out star is reliving that rivalry with the young starlet but conflict pops up when her son begins to fall for the beautiful hopeful. We found ourselves screaming laughing at this film as it is wonderfully written and acted. You will too. Lose you high expectations and just enjoy the sweet bitterness of Hollywood dreams gone bad. A+


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