They Shoot Movies, Don't They?
They Shoot Movies, Don't They? (2000)

They Shoot Movies, Don't They? is a "pseudo-documentary" about Tom Paulson (Tom Wilson), a filmmaker attempting to get financing to complete his feature film, entitled "Mirage." The director, Frank Gallagher,… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: August 23, 2000
DVD Release Date: February 21, 2006
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David Cornelius

This is not a pretty picture of Hollywood at all, and this, not the hook of the hoax, is why we keep watching.

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Kevin A. Ranson

... Tom Paulson was ultimately done in by his fear of failure and success (and a clever script for the making of a film called Mirage.)

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Dennis Schwartz
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The film's critique of a cold Hollywood said nothing new.

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David Levine

I can only recommend Movies for those who have a desire to fund independent films.

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