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Being Michael Madsen (2007)

Actor Michael Madsen turns the tables on notorious paparazzo, Billy Dant, by hiring a trio of documentarians to chronicle Dant's life, loves, and troubles.

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Actor Michael Madsen turns the tables on notorious paparazzo, Billy Dant, by hiring a trio of documentarians to chronicle Dant's life, loves, and troubles.

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The Dad From Free Willy Gets Revenge
11 March 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Actor Michael Madsen turns the tables on notorious paparazzo, Billy Dant, by hiring a trio of documentary filmmakers to chronicle Dant's life, loves, and troubles.

I love that such fine actors as Lacey Chabert, Debbie Rochon, David Carradine and others appeared here. I am a bit confused how Chabert got the role, though, as she was not playing herself and it seems that she might be easily recognized by anyone watching this who does not know if it is real or not.

I love the feigned bitterness of Virginia Madsen towards her brother's success. I also love that the "celebrity" they used was Paige Davis -- that was pretty funny, because she is probably rather obscure and hardly worthy of tabloid coverage.

All in all, great -- Madsen lovers will love it.


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