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The Disaster Artist is a 2017 American biographical comedy-drama film produced
and directed by James Franco. Written by Scott Neustadter and Michael H.
Weber, the film is based on Greg Sestero and Tom Bissell's non-fiction book of
the same name, and chronicles the making of Tommy Wiseau's 2003 The Room,
The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside The Room, the Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made
is a 2013 non-fiction book written by Greg Sestero and Tom Bissell. Sestero
details the troubled development and production of the 2003 cult film The Room,
his own struggles as a young actor, and his relationship with Room director
Nov 30, 2017 ... "The Disaster Artist," James Franco's shrewd, affectionate and squirmingly funny
new movie, understands this completely. Approaching "The Room" in a spirit of
mocking celebration, it is both a re-creation of its making and a deconstruction of
its mystique, as well as a sincere tribute from one iconoclast to ...
With 'The Disaster Artist' and 'The Deuce,' Hollywood's favorite multitasker is
ready to focus and be taken seriously.
3 days ago ... "Disaster Artist" writers Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber bask in their
Oscar nomination for the James Franco movie.
Nov 30, 2017 ... Actor-director James Franco stops by Variety's "Playback" podcast to discuss his
new film "The Disaster Artist" and a decade of overworking.
Cult filmmaker Tommy Wiseau ("The Room") critiques what actor-director James
Franco got right -- and wrong -- in "The Disaster Artist," based on Wiseau's own
legendary experience making the best-worst movie of all time. The pair stopped
by the L.A. Times studio at the Toronto International Film Festival, along with ...
Dec 4, 2017 ... Lo and behold, Wiseau's name did indeed appear on The Disaster Artist's cast
listing (amid a bumper crop of cameos). But anyone who has already seen the
film — which opened in the U.S. on Friday — would be forgiven for having
missed him. That's because the scene is right at the very end, after every ...
Dec 27, 2017 ... The Disaster Artist's Tribute to the Joys of Moviemaking. The Atlantic looks back
on the key film scenes of 2017, this time a moment in James Franco's
biographical drama-comedy. James Franco as Tommy Wiseau in 'The Disaster
Artist'. A24 ...
Jan 7, 2018 ... James Franco scored his second Golden Globe win Sunday night, winning best
actor in a comedy or musical for “The Disaster Artist.” He had promised “The
Room” director he would bring him onstage if he won, and he made good on the
promise. Franco directed and starred in the picture, which tells the ...
Jan 23, 2018 ... James Franco was snubbed for a best actor Oscar nomination for "The Disaster
Artist," as he's fielding accusations of sexual misconduct.
Nov 30, 2017 ... Tommy Wiseau's cult spectacular, the world's best worst movie according to
many, inspires a fond but forgettable biopic from a couple of Francos.
Dec 1, 2017 ... The first part of The Disaster Artist follows Wiseau and Sestero trying to hack it in
Hollywood for a while with no luck. At one acting class, a teacher suggests
Wiseau go out for more nefarious roles that better suit his look. “I'm trying to give
you a shortcut,” the teacher insists. But Wiseau rejects him (and all the ...
Nov 30, 2017 ... Isn't it better to fail spectacularly than to never try at all? Tommy Wiseau's 2003
magnum opus, The Room — an accidental cult classic once dubbed “the Citizen
Kane of bad movies” — was the hard-won sum of his Hollywood dreams; it was
also possibly the best worst thing to happen to cinema since Ed ...
If you're a James Franco fan who felt the actor was snubbed by the Academy of
Motion Picture Arts and Sciences when his performance as an eccentric drug
dealer in "Spring Breakers" failed to earn an Oscar nod -- rejoice. The actor's next
shot at a gold statuette may have just arrived. On Tuesday, A24 debuted a teaser