• Movie Movie (1978)

Movie Movie

Release Date: 1978

PG |1 hr 46 min

Plot Summary

This spoof of 1930s American films features two movies and a trailer, with the same cast members acting in all three. "Dynamite Hands" follows an up-and-coming boxer (Harry Hamlin) with a heart of gold who stumbles into a life of excess when he falls for a nightclub singer (Trish Van Devere) and meets a sleazy gangster (Eli Wallach). In "Baxter's Beauties of 1933," a Broadway producer (George C. Scott) learns that he is dying and attempts to create one last hit show.

Cast: George C. Scott, Trish Van Devere, Harry Hamlin, Red Buttons, Eli Wallach, Ann Reinking, Jocelyn Brando, Michael Kidd

Director: Stanley Donen

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: ITC Films

Keywords: Witty, Rise, New York City, Transformation, Daughter, Lighthearted, Hilarious, 1930s


Nominated Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy