R | | Biography, Comedy, Drama
James Franco stayed in character as Tommy Wiseau in between shots while directing the film.
Okay, okay, we go.
Greg Sestero: Tommy, Tommy, this is not necessary.
Tommy Wiseau: No. It very necessary. I need to show my ass to sell this movie, okay?
Greg Sestero: That's not true.
Sandy Schklair: At least we have a closed set.
Tommy Wiseau: Not closed set. Open set. Life is not closed set! I want everyone to see!
Tommy Wiseau: ...
James Franco, who has brown eyes, wore colored contacts to more closely resemble Wiseau; however, in some early scenes such as the cafe, Franco is not wearing colored contacts.
The school desk in the Point Grey Pictures title sequence contains a rose and a picture of a spoon.
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