About the film
screenwriter writing money mistress
Release Date: July 24, 1992
|Slogan||:||«The Director Had A Vision. The Producers All Had Girlfriends.»|
|Production Companies||:||Tribeca Productions, Meir Teper|
|Producers||:||Robert De Niro, Gail Levin, Meir Teper, Ruth Charny|
|Writers||:||J. F. Lawton, Barry Primus, Barry Primus|
A comedy about a screenwriter (Wuhl) whose old movie script is read by a producer (Landau) and the search for financial backers begins. But it seems that each money source (Aiello, DeNiro, Wallach) has his own mistress that he wants put into the film. Gradually, the screenwriter is forced to make changes to his script to accommodate these backers until he finally sees no semblance of his original ideas in the writing.