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The Next Big Thing (2001)

R
87 min | Comedy, Romance, Drama

A painter who finds success (and true love) after a pickpocket steals one of his works, gives it a false authorship and promotes the imaginary artist to instant success so he can cash in on his ill-gotten gains.
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$ 1,500,000
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Nov 8, 2001 (United States)
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52 cast members
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Chris Eigeman
Gus Bishop Gus Bishop   See fewer
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Jamie Harris
Deech Scumble Deech Scumble   See fewer
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Connie Britton
Kate Crowley Kate Crowley   See fewer
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Janet Zarish
Florence Rubin Florence Rubin   See fewer
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Mike Starr
Walter Sznitken Walter Sznitken   See fewer
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Farley Granger
Arthur Pomposello Arthur Pomposello   See fewer
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Marin Hinkle
Shari Lampkin Shari Lampkin   See fewer
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Dechen Thurman
Damian Spire Damian Spire   See fewer
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John Seitz
Mr. Chesick Mr. Chesick   See fewer
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Ileen Getz
Trish Kane Trish Kane   See fewer
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Edward James Hyland
Museum Director (as Ed Hyland) Museum Director (as Ed Hyland)   See fewer
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Gerta Grunen
Bernice Chesick Bernice Chesick   See fewer
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Samia Shoaib
Varda Abromowitz Varda Abromowitz   See fewer
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Doug Stone
Mr. Willard Mr. Willard   See fewer
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Joel Posner
Destitute Passenger Destitute Passenger   See fewer
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Summer Mahoney
Pomposello Receptionist Pomposello Receptionist   See fewer
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Rasha Mella
'Nihilistic' Woman 'Nihilistic' Woman   See fewer
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Martin Moran
'Solipsism' Man 'Solipsism' Man   See fewer
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Tibor Feldman
'Weltanschauung' Man 'Weltanschauung' Man   See fewer
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Catherine Curtin
'Weltanschauung' Woman 'Weltanschauung' Woman   See fewer
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Johann Carlo
'Absolutist' Woman 'Absolutist' Woman   See fewer
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Andrew Fierberg
Wan Man Wan Man   See fewer
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Robert J. Epstein
Mr. Rubin Mr. Rubin   See fewer
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George A. Williams Jr.
Mr. Kulak Mr. Kulak   See fewer
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Katalin Pota
Marjana Marjana   See fewer
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Delora Whitney
Gus's Supervisor Gus's Supervisor   See fewer
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Andrew Palermo
Aspiring Novelist Aspiring Novelist   See fewer
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Abiola Abrams
Hip Bistro Hostess (as Abiola Wendy Abrams) Hip Bistro Hostess (as Abiola Wendy Abrams)   See fewer
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Kiara Hunter
Hip Bistro Blonde (as Cara Leigh) Hip Bistro Blonde (as Cara Leigh)   See fewer
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Perry Wolberg
'Cheese' Artiste at Bar 'Cheese' Artiste at Bar   See fewer
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Daniel Dresner
Artiste at Bar 2 Artiste at Bar 2   See fewer
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Rohan Quine
Artiste at Bar 3 Artiste at Bar 3   See fewer
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Chelsea Lagos
Dance Floor Girl 1 Dance Floor Girl 1   See fewer
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Alice Liu
Dance Floor Girl 2 Dance Floor Girl 2   See fewer
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Eric Riley
Dance Floor Guy Dance Floor Guy   See fewer
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Mitch Greene
Pickpocketed Straphanger Pickpocketed Straphanger   See fewer
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Christine Rogers
Biennial Attendant Biennial Attendant   See fewer
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Tony Rossi
Biennial Guard Biennial Guard   See fewer
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Shelley Kirk
Biennial Patron Biennial Patron   See fewer
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Anthony Katagas
Gallery Guy 1 Gallery Guy 1   See fewer
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John DeNatale
Gallery Guy 2 (as John Denatale) Gallery Guy 2 (as John Denatale)   See fewer
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Jill Johnson
Gallery Girl Gallery Girl   See fewer
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Richard Galella
Club Doorman Club Doorman   See fewer
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Yves Rene
Florence's Chauffeur Florence's Chauffeur   See fewer
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Greg Orvis
Fantasy Geoffrey Fantasy Geoffrey   See fewer
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Kim Merritt
Studio Model Studio Model   See fewer
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Richard L. Smith
Talk Show Host (voice) Talk Show Host (voice)   See fewer
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Mitchell Green
Pickpocketed Straphanger (as Mitch Green) Pickpocketed Straphanger (as Mitch Green)   See fewer
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Trish McGettrick
Artist (uncredited) Artist (uncredited)   See fewer
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P.J. Posner
Art Instructor (uncredited) Art Instructor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jessica Prince
Cage Dancer (uncredited) Cage Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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6 / 10 | 186 votes