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German Comedy Films (Film Guide): Am Lie, Confessions of a Dangerous Mind, DOA: Dead or Alive, Bend It Like Beckham, the Rules of Attraction Source Wikipedia

German Comedy Films (Film Guide): Am Lie, Confessions of a Dangerous Mind, DOA: Dead or Alive, Bend It Like Beckham, the Rules of Attraction

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Published October 7th 2011
ISBN : 9781234578268
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26 pages
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Commentary (films not included). Pages: 25. Chapters: Am lie, Confessions of a Dangerous Mind, DOA: Dead or Alive, Bend ItMorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Commentary (films not included). Pages: 25. Chapters: Am lie, Confessions of a Dangerous Mind, DOA: Dead or Alive, Bend It Like Beckham, The Rules of Attraction, DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story, Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason, Reefer Madness, Death to Smoochy, Thunderpants, Absurdistan, Clay Pigeons, Forklift Driver Klaus - The First Day on the Job, Alles auf Zucker , Der bewegte Mann, 7 Dwarves - Men Alone in the Wood, Mein F hrer - Die wirklich wahrste Wahrheit ber Adolf Hitler, Four for Venice. Excerpt: Confessions of a Dangerous Mind is a 2002 biographical spy film depicting the life of popular game show host and producer Chuck Barris, who claimed to have also been an assassin for the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). Sam Rockwell portrays Barris and the film was directed by actor George Clooney and written by Charlie Kaufman. Columbia Pictures had planned to produce a film adaptation of Barris memoir of the same name in the late 1980s. When the film rights were purchased by producer Andrew Lazar, Charlie Kaufman was commissioned to write a new script, which attracted various A-list actors and filmmakers to the project. After Bryan Singers version of Confessions of a Dangerous Mind with Johnny Depp in the lead role was canceled in February 2001, George Clooney took over directing duties. Barris remained heavily involved in production in an attempt to portray the film from his point of view. To accommodate the $30 million budget, Clooney convinced actresses Drew Barrymore and Julia Roberts to lower their asking prices. Confessions of a Dangerous Mind was released with respectful reviews from critics, but did only mediocre at the box office. Rockwell, in particular, was praised for his acting, and won the Silver Bear for Best Actor at the 2003 Berlin International Film Festival. Chuck Barris (Sam Rockwell) sole purpose throug...