R | | Biography, Comedy, Drama
James Franco stayed in character, as Tommy Wiseau, in between shots, while directing the film.
If you were to ask the five best filmmakers in the world right now to make a movie like this... it... it wouldn't even be in the same universe.
Ike Barinholtz: I was blown away. Like, like three minutes in, I turn to my friend, "This is the fucking greatest movie ...
The production sound mixer on set had a pair of black Audio-Technica ATH-M50 headphones. Those headphones did not exist during the early 2000s.
There is a scene after the credits where James Franco as Tommy Wiseau has a conversation with Henry, who is played by the real Tommy Wiseau in a cameo.
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