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Windy City Heat (2003)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy  -  12 October 2003 (USA)
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A man caught up in the glamor of being a Hollywood celebrity has no idea that the production he's in is a fake.

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Perry Caravello ...
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A man caught up in the glamor of being a Hollywood celebrity has no idea that the production he's in is a fake.

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Rated R for language and sexual content
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Stone Fury: The doll's got a little bit of a big pot belly. I'm not a pot belly, I wear a pouch.
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Axes and Muscles
Written by Van Stone
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Hilarious!
28 January 2005 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

One word--hilarious! Despite what you may have read from one other IMDb user, this is a positive and funny film that has done more for the unwitting lead actor, Perry Caravello and his career than anything else. Clever and amazing in its duplicity, this movie is one of the best comedies ever made!

Without giving too much away, everyone in the film is in on the joke except for Perry. Led to believe that he is the star of a major motion picture, Perry soon reveals the rude and annoying personality that has probably helped prevent his successful entry into 'real' show business over the past decades.

The fact that Perry remains completely unaware of the trick being played upon him (the producer of the film is named John Quincy Adams and production assistants unflinchingly introduce themselves to Perry as 'Frances Farmer' while even 'Ansel Adams' shows up on the set to photograph Perry), only serves to amaze the audience as to how dumb one actor can possibly be.

Do yourself a favor and ignore those who criticize this film as mean-spirited--the fact that we now know the name Perry Caravello is proof that this film only served Perry Caravello's unrelenting self-serving personality.


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