The mostly true story of the legendary "worst director of all time", who, with the help of his strange friends, filmed countless B-movies without ever becoming famous or successful.
- Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
- Studio: Touchstone Pictures
- Keyword: individual, taxi, transsexuality, transvestite, fortune teller, movie business, drug addiction, boxer, oddball, celebrity, morphine, los angeles, california, suburb, theremin, handgun, trick or treating, 1950s
- Cast: Johnny Depp, Martin Landau, Sarah Jessica Parker, Patricia Arquette, Jeffrey Jones, Bill Murray