Ed Wood (1994)

R  |   |  Biography, Comedy, Drama


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An ambitious but troubled movie director tries his best to fulfill his dream, despite his lack of support.


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  • Johnny Depp and Brent Hinkley in Ed Wood (1994)
  • Johnny Depp and Martin Landau in Ed Wood (1994)
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  • Martin Landau in Ed Wood (1994)
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Did You Know?

Trivia

In this film, the footage of Bela Lugosi picking a flower is filmed by Ed outside Lugosi's own house. In reality, the house was Tor Johnson's.


Quotes

Georgie Weiss: Look, look, look, when I said that you could have the western territories, I didn't mean all 11 states! I meant California, Oregon, and, uh, what's that one on top...
Georgie Weiss: Washington! Yeah, yeah. Oh, really? Well, *screw you*!


Goofs

According to those who knew him, Bela Lugosi never used profanity.


Crazy Credits

Immediately preceding the final credits, the film features a "What Ever Happened To" and/or "Where They Are Now" sequence about Edward D. Wood Jr., Kathy Wood, Bela Lugosi, John Breckinridge, Dolores Fuller, Tor Johnson, Maila Nurmi, Paul Marco' , Conrad Brooks, Tom Mason, and Criswell. The commentaries include such statements as: "Bela Lugosi never rose from the grave, but after appearing in 103 films, he is more famous than ever. Today, his movie memorabilia outsells Boris Karloff's by a substantial margin" and "Dolores Fuller, after leaving Ed, went on to a successful songwriting career. Her compositions include the Elvis Presley hits 'Rock-a-Hula Baby' and 'Do the Clam.'"

Storyline

Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Biography | Comedy | Drama

Details

Release Date:

7 October 1994

Language

English


Country of Origin

USA

Box Office

Budget:

$18,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$5,887,457 (USA)

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