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My Big Fat Independent Movie (2005)

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"My Big Fat Independent Movie" is a spoof along the lines of "Scary Movie" and "Not Another Teen Movie." It includes parodies of some of the indie film world's most renowned movies such as ... See full summary »

Director:

Philip Zlotorynski

Writers:

Chris Gore (screenplay), Adam Schwartz
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Cast

Credited cast:
Paget Brewster ... Julianne
Neil Barton ... Sam
Eric Hoffman ... Harvey
Darren Keefe Reiher ... Johnny Vince (as Darren Reiher)
Ashley Head ... Anomalie
Brian Krow ... Memento Guy
John Fortson ... Spader
Neil Hopkins ... Lanky Man
Rob Schrab ... Bald Genius
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jim Agnew ... Mexican Standoff Extra
Regina Berger ... Lola
Eric Campos Eric Campos ... Mexican Standoff Extra
Neil Dooley Neil Dooley ... Greek Father
David Douglas ... Spike
Robert Eaton Robert Eaton ... Creepy Security Guard
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Storyline

"My Big Fat Independent Movie" is a spoof along the lines of "Scary Movie" and "Not Another Teen Movie." It includes parodies of some of the indie film world's most renowned movies such as "Memento," "Pulp Fiction," "Magnolia," "My Big Fat Greek Wedding," "Amelie," "Run Lola Run," "El Mariachi," "The Good Girl," "Pi," "Swingers" and many others. Written by Anonymous

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spoof | independent film | See All (2) »

Taglines:

The comedy that exposes independent film for the first time. See more »

Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for crude and sexual humor, language and violent content | See all certifications »
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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 September 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

My Big Fat Indy Movie See more »

Filming Locations:

California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$4,655, 2 October 2005

Gross USA:

$4,655

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$12,155,249
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

One of the biggest box office flops of all time, costing $3 million to make and earning only $4,655 (0.2% of the budget) in its limited theatrical run. See more »

Quotes

Sam: We're more in than the 70's were during the 90's.
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References The 73rd Annual Academy Awards (2001) See more »

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What's For Breakfast
by Christianna N. Dicken
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Horrible, Don't bother.
1 February 2006 | by buzznjackalSee all my reviews

Very unimaginative, terrible script, awful acting, lack of any substance even remotely humorous and for only an 80 minute film it seemed like eternity. Seems the only purpose of this film was for the film maker to insult and belittle several well known movies in a frustrating failing attempt, that were much better than any film this film maker would ever produce. It appears that the film maker is saying in this film, "since I will never make a good film I will just create parodies of some and not be funny at it at the same time".I have seen many movies and I would have to say this is one of the worst films I've ever seen. I only write this because I am upset that I will never get those 80 minutes of my life back.


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