Release Date: August 12, 1999

Status: Released

Running time: 1h 37m

Content Rating: PG-13

Budget: $55,000,000

Revenue: $98,625,775

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Bobby Bowfinger was on the verge of bankruptcy and desperate for a big break when he came up with a crazy plan to make his dream movie. He sets out to shoot a blockbuster with the biggest star in Hollywood, Kit Ramsey, only without letting him know he's in the picture.

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Bowfinger is a 1999 American buddy comedy satirical film directed by Frank Oz. It depicts a down-and-out filmmaker in Hollywood attempting to make a film on a small budget with a star who does not know that he is in the film. It was written by Steve Martin, who also stars alongside Eddie Murphy in two roles, and Heather Graham as an ambitious would-be starlet. The film was released on August 13, 1999, to largely positive reviews, and grossed $98 million.

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California, United States of America · Los Angeles, United States of America · Santa Monica, United States of America
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