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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 »

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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:

Official Site

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

Lanky Man: You know what they say. Lesbians: better than e-mail.
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References The Blair Witch Project (1999) See more »

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What's For Breakfast
by Christianna N. Dicken
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Terrible
6 December 2006 | by TOMNELSee all my reviews

I don't expect movies like this to be good, but I don't expect them to be this bad. This was awful. It was an extremely disjointed, low budget spoof of independent films, including Pulp Fiction, Amelie, My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Memento and many more. Where I enjoyed all of those films, I hated this with a passion. It was painfully unfunny and not one of the stupid jokes made me laugh. It had a cast of some semi-known celebrities including Jason Mewes from the View Askew films doing the voice of an answering machine, and Clint Howard (from practically everything) as the mechanic. I found all of the movies this parodied funnier than this.

My rating: 0/****. 98 mins. Rated R


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