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The Big Picture

1989 Rated PG-13 1hr 42m

Hollywood is the satiric target of this directorial debut by actor-writer Christopher Guest. Kevin Bacon plays a "boy wonder" director whose willingness to compromise his ideals allows him to thrive in Tinseltown. His corruption begins when his first project, a black-and-white experimental film, is distorted beyond recognition into a color, big-budget "youth trip." A prolonged inside joke with tons of unbilled celebrity cameos.

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Movie Details

Parents strongly cautioned. Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13.
Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 1.85:1, Full Screen 1.33:1


English, French

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; filmmakers' commentary; deleted scenes; cast and crew information; production notes; trailers.