R | | Biography, Comedy, Drama
James Franco played James Dean in James Dean (2001). Dean was a huge influence on both Tommy Wiseau and Greg Sestero, and a major bonding point for their early friendship as detailed in the book and shown in this movie. Even the infamous "You're tearing me apart!" moment in The Room (2003) was inspired by Rebel Without a Cause (1955). Years later when ... ...
Can I ask you something?Why do you do it? You've got a husband, grand-kids. You live fifty miles out of town. And you're waking up at 5, driving all this way, for what?
Carolyn Minnott: We're actors, Greg. For you, me, people like us, even the worst day on a movie ...
The infamous rooftop scene actually took 32 takes to get right; not a deliberate 67 takes in Franco's version.
With the exception of the title itself, there are no opening credits in this film.
$1,211,345 (USA) (3 December 2017)
$21,120,616 (USA) (8 March 2018)
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