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The Buried Secret of M. Night Shyamalan (2004)

TV Movie  -  Sci-Fi  -  18 July 2004 (USA)
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Through revealing interviews with M. Night Shyamalan's childhood friends and neighbors, Academy Award nominated filmmaker Nathaniel Kahn seeks to uncover the director's most intimate secrets and learn how they've been woven into the stories of his intensely powerful movies! And in addition to talks with cast and crew members, you'll witness insightful discussions with celebrities. Written by Movieman

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This entire film was a mockumentary that was advertised as an unauthorized bio of reclusive director M. Night Shyamalan. After going as far as Shyamalan reporting to the press that he was upset about the release of this film, many fans and journalists became upset when they later learned it was all a hoax. The Sci-Fi channel released an apology a few days before release for their campaign strategies. See more »

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Hoax
19 July 2004 | by (NJ) – See all my reviews

People are so gullible for believing this is a real. Here is an article on IMDb.com stating that everyone admitted that it's a hoax. The teenagers acting was so bad and heavy handed. Didn't that give it away to everyone?

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0391311/news

M. Night should be ashamed of himself for being part of this hoax and so should the people at the Sci-Fi channel. This is NOT the way to promote the movie. If you check older comments, there are people who actually believed this!


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