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Role of a Lifetime (2002)

A has-been actor drops from public view and is presumed dead and when Hollywood decides to make a movie about his life, he decides to make a comeback by assuming another identity.

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Antony Alda

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Antony Alda
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Scott Bakula ... Bobby Cellini / Buck Steele
Edie Dearing ... Velvet
Beverly Taylor Beverly Taylor ... Luna
Marissa Jaret Winokur ... Flower Girl (as Marisa Winokur)
Elizabeth Lambert ... Dana
Kathryn Morris ... Chelsea Cellini
Michael Pointer Michael Pointer ... Booking Officer
Matt McKenzie ... Cop
Harry Groener ... Brad Collings
Frank Novak ... Desk Sergeant
Julia Vera ... Hopi Woman
Leslie S. Sachs Leslie S. Sachs ... Leah (as Leslie Sachs)
Antony Alda Antony Alda ... Joey (as Tony Alda)
Jan Hoag ... Chick's Receptionist
David Kaufman ... Chick Desmond
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A has-been actor drops from public view and is presumed dead and when Hollywood decides to make a movie about his life, he decides to make a comeback by assuming another identity.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 February 2002 (France) See more »

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Color
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almost an almost good movie
7 August 2005 | by inuitwasajkmnkusSee all my reviews

one word. background music. this is a good low-budget Scott Bakula film if you were ever looking for one. some parts remind me of quantum leap. and boy do i love me some quantum leap, which is why i saw this one in the first place. i don't want to spoil the movie, but there is way too much background music. it's way too loud and in a good portion of the movie. the worst part about that is, it's the same tune the whole time! it was probably on the computer they edited this movie with. this being said, Scott Bakula was funny in this. there were a few times i almost lost it. if you were get a chance to see this movie, use your own judgment. i would not recommend this over a good film to watch. it's a risk you have to be willing to take.


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