What does it take to get the part? Sometimes a good screen test or audition tape is all you need in getting your name in lights. And sometimes ... well, sometimes it doesn't work out. Here you'll find what we consider to be the most memorable video documentations of actors who got the part ... and a few who didn't, despite their best efforts.
Forgetting Sarah Marshall
Based on 37 critics

A struggling musician encounters his ex-lover and her new boyfriend while vacationing in Hawaii. Read More

The Fifth Element
Based on 22 critics

A New York City cabdriver tries to save 2259 Earth from impact with an onrushing anti-life force. Read More

Based on 7 critics

Out-of-work actor Michael Dorsey (Dustin Hoffman) becomes soap-opera star Dorothy Michaels. Read More

Rebel Without a Cause
In Theaters on October 27th, 1955

Volatile teens (James Dean, Natalie Wood, Sal Mineo) with feckless parents witness tragedy. Read More

Basic Instinct
Based on 28 critics

An erotic writer (Sharon Stone) lures a detective (Michael Douglas) who hunts an ice-pick killer. Read More

Full Metal Jacket
Based on 18 critics

A Marine and his companions endure basic training under a sadistic drill sergeant. Read More

Wes Craven Presents: Dracula 2000
Based on 14 critics

A London antiquary (Christopher Plummer) fights his nemesis in New Orleans. Read More

Based on 37 critics

Peter Parker (Tobey Maguire) battles his archenemy, the Green Goblin (Willem Dafoe). Read More

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