Skip to main content

R| 1 hr. 40 min.

Plot Summary
A burglar (Jamie Harris) steals works from a failing painter (Chris Eigeman) and creates a fictionalized artist who becomes an overnight sensation.

Cast: Chris Eigeman , Jamie Harris , Connie Britton , Mike Starr , Farley Granger , Abiola Wendy Abrams ,

Director: P.J. Posner

Genres: Comedy

The Next Big Thing (2002)

Release Date: January 1st, 2002|1 hr. 40 min.

watch now
  • subscription
  • authentication
  • subscription
critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( )
  • Posner paints in pretty broad strokes. The movie is studded with convenient coincidences and obvious observations. But he has also put together a nicely polished production that shines with an almost earnest charm. show more

  • Though smartly written and handsomely produced (the film's visual polish is remarkable, given its modest budget and the swanky settings the story dictates), this film would benefit greatly from more bite. show more

  • Spins a warm and fuzzy tale about love and happiness in the cutthroat art business. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

similar movies

  • Serious Moonlight (2009)

  • Today's Special (2009)

  • Me and You and Everyone We Know (2005)

  • Walking and Talking (1996)

  • Ira and Abby (2006)

Stay Connected with Moviefone

How do you watch stuff?

loading

How else do you watch?

Select your online providers
My Settings

You are currently subscribed as: {email}


Subscriptions

Get the latest reviews, movie news, photos, and trailers sent straight to your inbox.

Weekly Newsletter

Daily alerts

Movies

You're not following any movies.

These are the movies you’re currently following.


    Update settings
    X