Directed by Alan Smithee (2001)
Directed by Alan Smithee (2001) Genre(s): Documentary

Directed by: Lesli Klainberg

Starring: Some directors, producers, film historians, and entertainment writers, among others.

Synopsis: An examination of the mythical director and some of the movies which carry his name, as well as a few that almost carried his name.

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Short but very interesting, particularly the section on American History X (which doesn't use the name). It provided insight on the movie business from a director's point of view and explained what led to the creation (and demise) of Smithee. Worth watching.

Added 05 March 2003 at 5:33 PM

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