Post-pitch observation

“Inspired by a True Story”

Do you know what that phrase actually means in Hollywood parlance? It means that some lachrymose producer was sitting on the can, reading a mawkish piece in some old issue of Reader’s Digest, and came up with a story that had little or nothing to do with the original idea.

posted 4/16/09 at 11:41am to Uncategorized · 0 replies · »

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