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The Big Picture (1989)

PG-13 09/15/1989 (US) ComedyRomance 1h 40m
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Film school prepared Nick for everything... everything but Hollywood.


Hollywood beckons for recent film school grad Nick Chapman, who is out to capitalize on the momentum from his national award-winning student film. Studio executive Allen Habel seduces Nick with a dream deal to make his first feature, but once production gets rolling, corporate reality begins to intervene: Nick is unable to control a series of compromises to his high-minded vision, and it's all he can do to maintain his integrity in the midst of filmmaking chaos.

  1. Christopher Guest

    Director, Screenplay, Story

  2. Michael Varhol

    Screenplay, Story

  3. Michael McKean


Top Billed Cast

  1. Kevin Bacon

    Kevin Bacon

    Nick Chapman

  2. Emily Longstreth

    Emily Longstreth

    Susan Rawlings

  3. J.T. Walsh

    J.T. Walsh

    Allen Habel

  4. Jennifer Jason Leigh

    Jennifer Jason Leigh

    Lydia Johnson

  5. Michael McKean

    Michael McKean

    Emmet Sumner

  6. Kim Miyori

    Kim Miyori

    Jenny Sumner

  7. Teri Hatcher

    Teri Hatcher


  8. Dan Schneider

    Dan Schneider

    Jonathan Tristan-Bennet

  9. Jason Gould

    Jason Gould

    Carl Manknik

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The Big Picture
The Big Picture

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $5,000,000.00

Revenue $117,463.00


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