Bowfinger Movie Review Summary

Actors: Steve Martin, Eddie Murphy, Heather Graham

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Desperate for a last chance, Hollywood producer Bobby Bowfinger (Steve Martin), persuades the identical twin brother of superstar Kit Ramsey (Eddie Murphy in a dual role), to pretend to be his brother as he secretly shoots his movie with no permits, few real actors, and a lot of gaul in this hilarious satire of everything Hollywood, from the aging hipsters, to the actresses who pursue relationships like ladder rungs.
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Plot & Themes

Comedy, primarily    -   Yes Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Comedy or Parody about    -   comedy about making a movie

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   artist Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


City?    -   Yes City:    -   Los Angeles    -   dirty, grimy (like New York)    -   dangerous    -   wealthy    -   rude people Misc setting    -   theater

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   vague references only    -   kissing Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing

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