Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters

Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters
Type TV Movie
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 15mins.
Genres Documentary, Interview
Keywords N/A
Status Completed
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
George Clooney Actor Interviewee 1 1000001
Charlize Theron Actor Interviewee 1 1000002
Jodie Foster Actor Interviewee 1 1000003
Peter Bogdanovich Actor Interviewee 1 1000004
Pierce Brosnan Actor Interviewee 1 1000005
David Brown Actor Interviewee 1 1000006
Danny DeVito Actor Interviewee 1 1000007
Richard Dreyfuss Actor Interviewee 1 1000008
Robert Evans Actor Interviewee 1 1000009
Morgan Freeman Actor Interviewee 1 1000010
Brian Grazer Actor Interviewee 1 1000011
Peter Guber Actor Interviewee 1 1000012
Alan Horn Actor Interviewee 1 1000013
Willard Huyck Actor Interviewee 1 1000014
Gloria Huyck Actor Interviewee 1 1000015
Sherry Lansing Actor Interviewee 1 1000016
Penny Marshall Actor Interviewee 1 1000017
Sydney Pollack Actor Interviewee 1 1000018
Tom Rothman Actor Interviewee 1 1000019
John Singleton Actor Interviewee 1 1000020
Nia Vardalos Actor Interviewee 1 1000021
Richard Zanuck Actor Interviewee 1 1000022
Steven Spielberg Actor Interviewee 1 1000023
Bill Couturié Director n/a 2 2000001
Peter Bart Executive Producer n/a 174 3000001
Charles Koones Executive Producer n/a 174 3000002
Sheila Nevins Executive Producer (HBO) 174 3000003
John Hoffman Supervising Producer (HBO) 1275 3000004
Anne Sandkuhler Producer n/a 3 3000005
Bill Couturié Producer n/a 3 3000006
Tim Gray Co-Producer n/a 170 3000007
Alexis Ercoli Associate Producer n/a 171 3000008
Bill Couturié Writer n/a 120782 4000001
Peter Bart Writer n/a 120782 4000002
Peter Bart Source Material (from book: "Boffo! How I Learned to Love the Blockbuster and Fear the Bomb") 120786 4000003
Alexis Ercoli Production Coordinator n/a 162 5000001
Jon Fontana Location Coordinator n/a 120877 5000002
Stephen Lighthill Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Stephen Lighthill Cinematographer n/a 402 6000002
Morgan Smith Camera Camera PA 120798 6000003
Leon Benzakein Camera Camera PA 120798 6000004
Dan Zimbaldi Video Video Technician 120800 6000005
Matthew Alcorn Video Video Technician 120800 6000006
Jim Meek Video Video Technician 120800 6000007
Chris Martin Colorist n/a 120920 6000008
Mark Brewer Editor n/a 172 7000001
Jonathan Wank On-Line Editor n/a 120811 7000002
Alex Luu Composer n/a 120836 8000001
Leslie Jones Music Music Recorded by 120781 8000002
Danny Thompson Music Music Recorded 120781 8000003
Larry London Music Contractor n/a 121013 8000004
Todd Boekelheide Original Music n/a 120838 8000005
David Conte Original Music Orchestration Consultant 120838 8000006
Barbara Gregson Research Stock Footage Research 458 12000001
Shana Fruman Hair n/a 120794 13000001
Richard Marin Hair n/a 120794 13000002
Jimmy Ross Hair n/a 120794 13000003
Jude Calder Makeup n/a 353 13000004
Melvone Farrell Makeup n/a 353 13000005
Diane Ford Makeup n/a 353 13000006
Stephanie Fowler Makeup n/a 353 13000007
Deborah Green Makeup n/a 353 13000008
Judy Haft Makeup n/a 353 13000009
Cathy Highland Makeup n/a 353 13000010
Peg Thielen Makeup n/a 353 13000011
Lucienne Zammit Makeup n/a 353 13000012
Dan Zimbaldi Sound Location Sound 120816 14000001
Jack Norflus Sound Location Sound 120816 14000002
J Jack Sound Location Sound 120816 14000003
Michael Reilly Sound Location Sound 120816 14000004
Prometheus Patient Sound n/a 120816 14000005
Patrick Fitzgerald Sound Mixer (Polarity Post. San Francisco) 230 14000006
Joe Celeste Key Grip n/a 263 15000001
Tshaka Brookes Key Grip n/a 263 15000002
Thomas Conway Key Grip n/a 263 15000003
Kelly Flood Key Grip n/a 263 15000004
Bobby Reid Key Grip n/a 263 15000005
Freddie Saba Gaffer n/a 268 15000006
John Roche Gaffer n/a 268 15000007
Steven Condiotti Gaffer n/a 268 15000008
Jeff Samuelson Gaffer n/a 268 15000009
Roger Chingirian Best Boy n/a 120885 15000010
Marcus Conner Best Boy n/a 120885 15000011
Robert Dowling Best Boy n/a 120885 15000012
Ned Hallick Best Boy n/a 120885 15000013
Kyle Klutz Best Boy n/a 120885 15000014
Rick Larsen Best Boy n/a 120885 15000015
Stephan Lundgren Best Boy n/a 120885 15000016
Winston Martin Best Boy n/a 120885 15000017
Adam Orellana Best Boy n/a 120885 15000018
Jim Rosenthal Best Boy n/a 120885 15000019
Jake Sauerbrey Best Boy n/a 120885 15000020
John Steinhilber Best Boy n/a 120885 15000021
James Temme Best Boy n/a 120885 15000022
L Wieseltier Production Accountant n/a 282 16000001
Tessie Goddard Accountant Production Bookeeper(Polarity Post. San Francisco) 120802 16000002
Anne Onglengoo Accountant Production Bookeeper(Polarity Post. San Francisco) 120802 16000003
Tom Bonauro Titles Title Design 120825 23000001
Bill Weber Titles Title Editor 120825 23000002
Steve Ellington Graphics Motion Graphics 120826 23000003
Jeff Siedlik Graphics Motion Graphics 120826 23000004
Richard Turtletaub Graphic Designer n/a 120860 23000005
Dave Baker Props n/a 120817 24000001
George Krivobok Props n/a 120817 24000002
Bashirah Muttalib Assistant Assistant to Mr. Bart 120820 25000001
Richard Beanan Production Assistant n/a 275 25000002
John Brookbank Production Assistant n/a 275 25000003
Adam Brown Production Assistant n/a 275 25000004
Kevin Goddard Production Assistant n/a 275 25000005
Jonathan Grandi Production Assistant n/a 275 25000006
Derek Hackett Production Assistant n/a 275 25000007
Phelps Harmon Production Assistant n/a 275 25000008
Hans Herneke Production Assistant n/a 275 25000009
Adam Mcdaid Production Assistant n/a 275 25000010
Christian Pichler Production Assistant n/a 275 25000011
Sam Rider Production Assistant n/a 275 25000012
Scott Roberts Production Assistant n/a 275 25000013
Sandra Valde Production Assistant n/a 275 25000014
Chris Burton Driver Motor Home Drivers 273 25000015
Howell Begle Film Clip Clearance n/a 121068 26000001
Donna Salmon Film Clip Clearance n/a 121068 26000002
Synopsis
Documentary film takes a behind the scenes look at big Hollywood blockbusters, their development, production and their recipe for success. Zeitgeist films, such as "American Graffiti," the epic genre-films, such as "Birth of a Nation," and films made from a best-selling book, such as "The Godfather," will be examined. Celebrities, filmmakers and executives weigh in on the creative rewards of making films as well as overcoming failures in the business.