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STAR RATINGS EXPLAINED
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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Robert De Niro
Sean Penn
Catherine Keener
John Turturro
Robin Wright Penn
Stanley Tucci
Bruce Willis
Directors
Screenwriters
Art Linson
Running Time
102 minutes

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Plot
Shackled with a star vehicle that culminates in the gangland execution of a cute dog, Hollywood producer Ben (De Niro) tries to save his career while battling ex-wives, whacked-out directors, arrogant stars and the industry itself.


Verdict
A playful industry satire made by victors. That’s actually pretty cold when you think about it.


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