Genre: Comedy, Drama
Duration: 88 min.
Film producer Sy Lerner makes a bet with a fellow film executive that he can turn any nobody into a star at the Cannes Film Festival. A New York cab driver who is visiting the festival is chosen as the test subject to settle the bet and Sy uses his skills of hype and manipulation to try and turn the cab driver named Frank into the talk of the town. Many celebrities make cameos throughout the film.
humorous, semi serious, clever, realistic, offbeat, witty
farce, actor's life, desire for fame, celebrity culture, filmmaking, showbiz, artists and showbiz, parody, rise to the top, cons and scams, media satire, ambition, movie business, disorder, lifestyle, investor, fire eater, clothing store, bikini girl, fishnet stockings, film festival, hotel desk clerk, car alarm, meditation, pratfall ...
europe, france, usa, new york, cannes, beverly hills