A small town multiplex is turned upside down when a famous Hollywood director, Simona Wakefield, is rumored to be sneaking into a special screening of her new film. The workers of Cinema 14 divide up in two opposing factions: the first led by Rocky, an aspiring young filmmaker who wants to impress Wakefield and get a recommendation to film school. The other led by Wade, an anarchist, wheelchair bound ticket-taker who wants to 'smash the machinery of storytelling' and sabotage the sneak preview. Everyone in the theater is on the lookout for Ms. Wakefield; finding her, however, proves to be a harder task than anyone realizes. Written by
Before we can build a new cinema, first we must destroy the old one.
March 2006 (USA)
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
The cop cookie jar in Lou's office is a nod to the BBC comedy 'The Office.' A second nod to the show can be seen when Lou gives Rocky the stack of books. The author of the top manual is Ricky Brent. The main character and co-creator of the office is Ricky Gervais. His character is named David Brent. See more
A shadow of the camera mount is visible for a brief second as Summer walks down the hall to meet Wade near the beginning of the film. See more