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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 ... James Franco directed and stars in the story of cult director Tommy Wiseau and
his questionable yet passionate quest to make his infamous film, "The Room."
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 ...
With 'The Disaster Artist' and 'The Deuce,' Hollywood's favorite multitasker is
ready to focus and be taken seriously.
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 ...
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 ... Actor-director James Franco stops by Variety's "Playback" podcast to discuss his
new film "The Disaster Artist" and a decade of overworking.
Nov 28, 2017 ... The Disaster Artist, James Franco's telling of the making of Tommy Wiseau's The
Room, is a lot of things. It's a big, loopy comedy about a strange movie that
shouldn't have existed, let alone found love. It's the best thing our ever-restless
boy Franco has ever made. It's the first time Franco has acted ...
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 ...
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.
Nov 30, 2017 ... Tommy Wiseau came to Hollywood with dreams of movie stardom and ended up
creating a cult classic phenomenon later deemed “the Citizen Kane of bad
movies” with 2003's The Room. He's now the subject of James Franco's latest
movie, The Disaster Artist. Wiseau spent $6 million of his own money on ...
Dec 31, 2017 ... From a teenager acting out, the actor-director turned to throwing his energies into
a breathless pursuit of art, and is only now coming up for air.
Dec 1, 2017 ... James Franco's new movie about the making of The Room will make you belly-
laugh, but its comedy is also deeper and richer than mere mockery.
Dec 5, 2017 ... James Franco's The Disaster Artist is the kind of movie that the phrase “truth is
stranger than fiction” was invented for. It certainly doesn't get much stranger than
the story of Tommy Wiseau, the eccentric filmmaker behind the equally bizarre
cult classic The Room, a film Wiseau financed, wrote, directed, and ...