PG | | Comedy
A neurotic baker travels to Hollywood to attend a talent search for an actor to rival the great Valentino. Although not an actor, through blind luck he succeeds - to a certain degree!
Gene Wilder performed a number of duties on this picture. Wilder was director, producer, screen-writer, song-writer and lead actor. The picture was Wilder's only ever one as a producer and his second directorial effort after The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother (1975).
Rudy, what are we gonna do? They think you're a famous movie star. We can't pay for this. Oh, my god! Rudy, Rudy, did you see the bathroom? Rudy, there's seven towels in the bathroom. Rudy, Rudy, we can't afford this.
Rudy Valentine: Don't talk about money.
Annie Hickman: But, ...
Interior of tour bus has sky lights that don't appear in exterior shots of vehicle.
There is a credit to Frederico Fellini, who was not on the picture, 'for encouragement at the right time'.
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