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The primary story with this movie is that it is shown in four simultaneously filmed ninety-three minute single shot takes (in other words, shown in four quadrants), with the actual plot secondary. The four cameras follow the players involved, with two or more of the four cameras sometimes filming the exact same scene from different angles and thus different perspectives. The audio on each of the four quadrants is turned up and down based on which quadrant(s) the viewer should pay most attention to at any given time. The actual plot, which takes place in Hollywood, involves the pre-production by Red Mullet Productions for the movie "Bitch from Louisiana". The production team is in an executive meeting to discuss several aspects of the movie, including problems with one of their own, Alex Green, who has been missing in action from much of the production and this meeting. Alex's problems stem from his substance abuse and philandering, his wife Emma who is contemplating leaving him, of ...Written by
You are looking at a movie screen split into four parts. You will see a tale of sex and power, captured by four different cameras. You will witness a story told in real time, without any edits. You will experience the first movie ever told in four dimensions. See more »
The film was shot fifteen times, over two weeks, one continuous take each time. See more »
Right before the first earthquake, inside the limo with Hayek and Tripplehorn, you can see the shadow of a crew member's hand below the newspaper counting down from five and the earthquake starts. See more »
Did you look at Tower Records, cause they just re-released ABBA's greatest hits.
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The film was transferred from digital video to film stock for theatrical presentation. The video release, however, uses the original digital video picture format. See more »
You know, some times an 'idea' has never been done before because it should never be done. This movie is a perfect example. Why on earth would anybody think that people want to see a movie split into four quadrants?
I mean, I could take a script as bad as this, and film it upside down. Does that make it good because it is 'daring and original'?
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