There are several movies in Hollywood, which shows the reality of the cinematic world. These movies often include the hard times and struggles of actors, directors, producers, and more. Hollywood fans also love to watch these kinds of movies because they are based on a person’s real-life story. These films are motivational and inspirational as well. For example, the film “Once Upon A Time in Hollywood” shows Hollywood’s life, and the film “La La Land” shows the complicated lives and struggles of directors and actors.
Here are some of the great movies that are based on the making of real movies.
Hugo is a great adventurous and drama film in Hollywood. It was released in the year 2011 and directed by Martin Scorsese. It is based on a book, The Invention of Hugo Cabret, by Brian Selznick in 2007. It is one of the best fictional tales, and the main character of this film is George Melies, who is a great director in the film’s initial stages and tells the story with the help of special effects. In the year 1902, George made a movie. “A Trip To The Moon.” The director of the film, Hugo, recreated most of the scenarios from the film, “A Trip To The Moon,” that are similar to Hugo.
Shadow Of The Vampire (2000)
Shadow of The Vampire is another excellent horror film in Hollywood. This film was released in the year 2000 and directed by E. Elias Merhige. It is a fictionalized film that has a similar story as in the silent horror movie Nosferatu. In the film Shadow of The Vampire, John Malkovich is the actor in the lead role along with Willem Dafoe. The film’s story tells about F.W. Murnau, a famous director, who wants to create one of the scariest Vampire films. Therefore, he decides to hire a real vampire to portray the primary role in the film. Later, the real vampire attacks the crew. It is a great horror film based on a vampire-theme with a lot of fun and entertainment.
My Week With Marilyn (2011)
My Week With Marilyn is a great drama film released in the year 2011 and directed by Simon Curtis. This film is based on books written by Colin Clark and depicts the making of the film, The Prince and the Showgirl, which was released in the year 1957. Michelle Williams is playing the role of Marilyn Monroe, and Kenneth Branagh is playing the role of Laurence Olivier in the film, My Week With Marilyn. The story of the film revolves around a week during the shooting of the film, The Prince and the Showgirl, where Marilyn was escorted by Clark around London. The film also depicts the relationship between Olivier and Marilyn.
Hitchcock is a biographical romantic film in Hollywood. It was released in the year 2012 and directed by Sacha Gervasi. This film is based on a 1990’s non-fiction book by Stephen Rebello, Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho. The film’s story tells us about the relationship between Alma Reville and her husband Alfred Hitchcock during the shooting of the film, Psycho in the year 1959. Hitchcock is a great success and a very popular movie.
The Disaster Artist (2017)
The Disaster Artist is a comedy-drama film released in the year 2017 and directed by James Franco. This film is based on a non-fiction book of the same name by Greg Sestero and Tom Bissell. This film shows the similarities in the film’s production, The Room, released in 2003. The storyline of The Disaster Artist shows the unlikely friendship bond between Tommy Wiseau and Greg Sestero. It is another excellent film by James Franco that shows the making of 2003’s film.
After discussing some of the best movies that are based on the making of real movies, we have concluded that it is an excellent idea to depict the storyline of a previously created film. It makes the audience more excited for that movie, along with a unique filming concept. Fans love to watch these kinds of movies.