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.
I thought you were the hotel manager.
Tomaso Abalone, Hotel Manager: I am the hotel manager!
Uncle Harry: You're the hotel manager *and* a baloney?
Tomaso Abalone, Hotel Manager: That's right!
Uncle Harry: Good. Would you please tell Mr. Rudy Valentine that Uncle Harry is downstairs waiting?
Tomaso Abalone, Hotel Manager: And you are, sir?
Uncle Harry: No, I'm Uncle Harry.
Tomaso Abalone, Hotel Manager: Ah, ...
This film is supposed to take place in the 1920s silent movie era, yet the movie extras riding in the bus to their location sing-along to "Shuffle Off to Buffalo", a Harry Warren-Al Dubin song written for the 1933 sound film "42nd Street."
There is a credit to Frederico Fellini, who was not on the picture, 'for encouragement at the right time'.
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