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Maps to the Stars (2014)

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A tour into the heart of a Hollywood family chasing celebrity, one another and the relentless ghosts of their pasts.

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 8 wins & 17 nominations. See more awards »

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Storyline

The Weiss family is the archetypical Hollywood dynasty: father Stafford is an analyst and coach, who has made a fortune with his self-help manuals; mother Cristina mostly looks after the career of their son Benjie, 13, a child star. One of Stafford's clients, Havana, is an actress who dreams of shooting a remake of the movie that made her mother, Clarice, a star in the 60s. Clarice is dead now and visions of her come to haunt Havana at night... Adding to the toxic mix, Benjie has just come off a rehab program he joined when he was 9 and his sister, Agatha, has recently been released from a sanatorium where she was treated for criminal pyromania and befriended a limo driver Jerome who is also an aspiring actor. Written by New_Rodro

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Rated R for strong disturbing violence and sexual content, graphic nudity, language and some drug material | See all certifications »

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Bailey's Quest  »

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Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)

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$143,422 (USA) (27 February 2015)

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$347,648 (USA) (27 March 2015)
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Goofs

At the courtyard restaurant after Benjie kills Vabina, the shadows formed by the retaining wall move around between shots. In Christina's shots it's clear the sun is over her left shoulder, with the wall in shadow and the shots completed, perhaps, in the morning. In Harriet's, the shadow of the railing is on the ground, it must be around noon. In Stafford's the wall is lit up, so maybe it's the afternoon. Everyone's going to know the truth now. See more »

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Agatha Weiss: [Agatha recites poetry from Paul Éluard's poem, Liberty, translated from French] On my school notebook, on my desk and the trees, on the sand and the snow, I write your name. On all the flesh that says yes, on the forehead of my friends, on every hand held out, I write your name. Liberty.
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References The Terminator (1984) See more »

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Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye
Written by Gary DeCarlo,Paul Leka and Dale Frashuer
Performed by Julianne Moore and Mia Wasikowska
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Nothing really.
4 May 2015 | by (Sarajevo B&H) – See all my reviews

I expected more from this film. I got almost nothing. It was like watching B production film. No plot, acting was OK but nothing out of the extraordinary and really nothing to keep me glood to the TV I almost wanted to end it before it ended, but I decided to watch it to the end since I had to write this review.

Do really people live like this in Hollywood or is it just a bad copy of it? I am not an insighter into the Hollywood stars way of life, but it seems to me that it does not portray that way of life well. Or may be it does? Who really cares? It really is not a film I can not recommend. So find something else better to do with your time then to watch this.


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