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The Case of the Missing Screenplay ()


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At a New York film-society party, George introduces Jonathan to filmmaker Jim Jarmusch, a fan of Jonathan's first book, who is interested in having him rewrite a screenplay. Later, after... See more »

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Jonathan Ames
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Ray Hueston
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George Christopher
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Leah
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Richard Antrem
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Jim Jarmusch
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Dr. David Worth
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Priscilla Antrem
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Claudia
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Miriam Thompson
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Girl at Party (uncredited)

Directed by

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Michael Lehmann

Written by

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Jonathan Ames ... (creator) (creator)
 
Jonathan Ames ... (written by)

Produced by

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Jonathan Ames ... executive producer
Tracey Baird ... co-executive producer
Mark A. Baker ... co-executive producer
Dave Becky ... executive producer
Brad Carpenter ... co-producer
Donick Cary ... co-executive producer
Sarah Condon ... executive producer
Stephanie Davis ... executive producer
Anna Dokoza ... producer
Martin Gero ... producer
Troy Miller ... executive producer
Paul Simms ... consulting producer
Alan Taylor ... consulting producer

Music by

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Stephen Ulrich ... score composer

Cinematography by

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Vanja Cernjul ... director of photography

Film Editing by

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Ken Eluto

Editorial Department

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John Crowley ... colorist
Agnes Grandits ... first assistant editor
Brock Hammitt ... assistant editor
Gina Sansom ... post coordinator
Tracey Soast ... post-production producer
Robert Wedge ... post-production assistant

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Laura Ballinger ... (as Laura Ballinger Gardner)

Costume Design by

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Daniel Lawson

Makeup Department

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Sasha Cummins ... key hair stylist
Donna Marie Fischetto ... hair department head
Nicki Ledermann ... makeup department head

Production Management

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Greer Yeaton ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Raymond L. Negron ... second second assistant director
Tony Phillippe ... second assistant director
David 'Wex' Wechsler ... first assistant director (as David Wechsler)

Art Department

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I. Javier Ameijeiras ... concept illustrator
Shelley Barclay ... assistant set decorator
Christiopher Chenel ... on-set dresser
Jerry DeRogatis ... assistant property master
Michael Finnerty ... construction coordinator
Joe Galione ... set dresser
Glenn Gertsen ... construction foreman
Jesse Gertsen ... key carpenter
Ryan Gertsen ... key construction grip
Peter Hackman ... charge scenic artist
Dean Haspiel ... designer: Super Ray
Ross Huttick ... set dresser
Heather Danielle Kane ... property master
Carrie Leigh ... art department coordinator
Julia Pasternak ... art department production assistant
Paul Robinson ... set dresser
Daniel Rosenfeld ... scenic shop manager
Francesco Sciarrone ... lead scenic artist
Kristy Sicurella ... shop person
Matthew Simnowitz ... shop production assistant
Joseph Sorelle ... on set dresser
Steve Swanson ... leadman (as Stephen Swanson)
Jessie Walker ... camera scenic artist
David Whitley ... art department pa
Ana Buljan ... art department intern (uncredited)
Arthur Vitello III ... scenic artist (uncredited)

Sound Department

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Louis Bertini ... supervising sound editor
Bob Chefalas ... re-recording mixer
Rich Crescenti ... adr recordist
David Ellinwood ... dialogue editor
Chris Fondulas ... boom operator (as Christopher Fondulas)
Michael Fowler ... adr recordist / foley recordist
Sondra James ... loop group coordinator
Bryant Musgrove ... sound utility
Jan Petrov ... adr recordist
Nicholas Renbeck ... sound effects editor
Griffin Richardson ... sound mixer
Paul Tirone ... sound re-recordist
Waldo Valenzuela ... re-recording mixer
Daniel Ward ... assistant sound editor / foley editor
Larry Winer ... adr mixer
Leslie Bloome ... foley artist (uncredited)

Stunts

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Peter Bucossi ... stunt coordinator
Tim Gallin ... stunt coordinator

Camera and Electrical Department

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Tamura Bakr ... best boy rigging electric
Jonathan Beck ... first assistant camera: "b" camera
Ruark Behan ... grip
Hugo Bonilla ... set lighting technician
James Casey ... grip
Justin Cheatham ... lighting technician
Lamont Crawford ... dolly grip
Ben D'Andrea ... dolly grip
Christopher Dolan ... shop electric
Matthew Guarriello ... grip: construction
Robert Gurgo ... generator operator (as Bob Gurgo)
John Halligan ... best boy grip
Petr Hlinomaz ... camera operator
Amy Albano Jachyra ... assistant camera
Nicholas Kay ... digital imaging technician
Thomas Landi ... generator operator / lighting technician
Eric Leigh ... rigging gaffer
Seth F. McAllister ... grip
Ben Noble ... best boy electric
John L. Oates ... gaffer
Francis Pannuccio Sr. ... key rigging grip
Francis Panuccio ... rigging grip (as Francis Panuccio Jr.)
Paul Schiraldi ... still photographer
George Selden ... electrician
Chris Skutch ... key grip
Imanuel Smith ... camera pa
Eric Ulrich ... grip
Andrew Hamilton ... camera utility (uncredited)

Casting Department

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Ronen Gevint ... background casting
Deanna Gallucio Young ... extras casting director (as Deanna Gallucio)
Kimberly Ehrlich ... casting intern (uncredited)
Aubrey Villareal ... casting assistant (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Cara Borrelli ... on-set costumer (as Cara Czekanski)
Amy R. Burt ... costume supervisor
Georgette Gogniat ... tailor (as Georgette Cogniat)
Colleen McTigue ... key costumer
Jennifer Rogien ... assistant costume designer
Erin Stamos ... costume coordinator / wardrobe coordinator

Location Management

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Puloma Basu ... location coordinator
Tyler Cobb ... location assistant
Sam Jaffe ... location assistant
Malaika Johnson ... location scout
Paul Kramer ... location manager
Sam Mank ... location assistant
Kieran Patten ... assistant location manager
Evan Gabriele ... location scout (uncredited)

Music Department

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Jonathan Ames ... composer: theme music
Missy Cohen ... music editor
Evan Greenspan ... music service (as Evan M. Greenspan Inc.)
Michael Hill ... music supervisor
Coconut Records ... performer: theme song
Jason Schwartzman ... composer: theme music

Transportation Department

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John Riggins ... transportation co-captain
Charles Spillane ... transportation captain

Other crew

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Rebecca Bonardi ... office production assistant
Mike Carrier ... office production assistant
Pete DiFolco ... production secretary
Kerin Ferallo ... production coordinator
Tawni Fritz-McAlpine ... production accountant
Seth Gordon ... consultant
Eddie Joe ... parking coordinator
Kirsten Kearse ... script supervisor
Elizabeth Klenk ... assistant to producers
Chris Kocses ... office production assistant
Brendan C. Lynch ... additional production assistant
Matt Magielnicki ... production associate
Elizabeth Martins ... assistant production coordinator (as Liz Kugle)
Bruce McAlpine ... accounting clerk
Cathleen McFadyen ... production assistant
Samantha McIntyre ... story editor
Soren Miltich ... set production assistant
Adam Resnick ... consultant
Andrew Rhymer ... set production assistant
Jennifer Roberts ... key set production assistant (as Jen Roberts)
Carmen Rodríguez ... assistant production accountant
Tatiana Sarah ... assistant to producers
Sasha Silver ... assistant to producers
Sam Sklaver ... assistant to writers
Jeremy Sugalski ... set production assistant
Sharon Swan ... payroll accountant
Blake Taylor ... assistant to producers
Rebecca Thornell ... script analyst
Self Williams ... set production assistant

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Plot Summary

At a New York film-society party, George introduces Jonathan to filmmaker Jim Jarmusch, a fan of Jonathan's first book, who is interested in having him rewrite a screenplay. Later, after leaving his personalized script in a therapistʼs office during an ill-advised late-night tryst with a very young party girl, Jonathan convinces Ray to pose as a patient in order to retrieve it. Meanwhile, George is flummoxed when he runs into his sexy ex-wife Priscilla and her arrogant new husband, fellow publishing magnate Richard Antrem. Written by HBO Publicity

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  • The Case of the Missing Screenplay (United States)
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  • 27 min
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Did You Know?

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Trivia Laila Robins, (Priscilla Antern), appeared in 2 episodes of The Sopranos as young Livia Soprano in flashback scenes. Nancy Marchand starred as Livia Soprano and also had a guest starring appearance in an episode of Cheers, as Frasier Cranes mother. Cheers starred Ted Danson who stars as George in Bored to Death, who happens to be the ex-husband of Pricilla Antern (Laila Robins). See more »
Movie Connections References Little House on the Prairie (1974). See more »
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Quotes Ray Hueston: [after Leah kisses him in bed] I'm sorry I can't tonight. That guy eviscerated me. My penis is totally recessed.
Leah: What?
Ray Hueston: When I was a little kid I used to like to push my penis in, to make it look like it disappeared. Today that happened all by itself.
[Curls into a fetal position]
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