Based on the acclaimed, best-selling memoir by veteran Hollywood producer Art Linson and directed by Academy Award winning Barry Levinson, What Just Happened follows Ben (Robert De Niro), a producer desperately trying to save his two films from falling apart while managing the chaos of two marriages that already have. A bitingly sharp comedy about what it takes to survive a treacherous world of backstabbing, greed, and runaway egos - Welcome to Hollywood!

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What Just Happened? (2008)

Drama/Comedy · 1h 44m

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In Hollywood, everybody can hear you scream.

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Based on the acclaimed, best-selling memoir by veteran Hollywood producer Art Linson and directed by Academy Award winning Barry Levinson, What Just Happened follows Ben (Robert De Niro), a producer desperately trying to save his two films from falling apart while managing the chaos of two marriages that already have. A bitingly sharp comedy about what it takes to survive a treacherous world of backstabbing, greed, and runaway egos - Welcome to Hollywood!

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Status

Released

Languages

English, Hebrew, French

Country

United States

Production Companies

2929 Productions, Art Linson Productions , Linson Entertainment, Tribeca Productions

Budget

$25,000,000

Revenue

$6,710,888
Part Of
Cast
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Robert de Niro

Ben
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Bruce Willis

Actor
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Stanley Tucci

Scott Solomon
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John Turturro

Dick Bell
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Kristen Stewart

Zoe
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Lily Rabe

Dawn
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Dennis Albanese

Anthony
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Emily Alpren

Lou's Assistant
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Floanne Ankah

Bollywood singer (voice) (as Florence Annequin)
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Ari Barak

Aba Peterson
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Moon Bloodgood

Laura
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Lindy Booth

Hostess
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Felix J. Boyle

Hollywood Producer / Vanity Fair
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Virginia Bryant

Grammy Scene Award Attendee
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Scott Burn

Lou's Assistant
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Alessandra Daniele

Sophie
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Cayleen Davies

Hot girl in car
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Byron de Marse

Funeral Guest #1
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Vincent De Paul

Jack L. McDonagh's Brother
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Aubrey Dickinson

Film Festival Attendee
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Jay Ferraro

Movie Theater Patron
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Aura Figueiredo

Lady at Cannes Film Festival
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Jill Flint

Lou's Secretary
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Leslie Dawn Forsyth

Cheering Fan
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Karina Friend Buck

Verna
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Julia Frisoli

Lady Getting Pedicure
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Massi Furlan

Scott Solomon's Assistant
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Steven Galarce

Jack L. McDonagh's cousin
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JR Garcia

Red Carpet Attendee
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Phil Gardiner

Film Critic
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Logan Grove

Max
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Frank Hansen

Hitman #2
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Stacey Hicks

Kaitlyn
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Marin Hinkle

Annie
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Mark Ivanir

Johnny
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Peter Jacobson

Cal
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Lu Johnson

Vanity Fair Set Dresser
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Kalina Justice

French Wife
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Catherine Keener

Lou Tarnow
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Ayla Kell

Mary #1
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Stefania Koszti

Celebrity Guest #1- Cannes Film Festival
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Kat Kramer

Celebrity Guest - Cannes Film Festival
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Laurie Lee

Red Carpet Fan
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Dimitri Lekkos

Jack L. McDonagh - Dead Agent
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Sam Levinson

Carl
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Paul Lieber

Photographer
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Ron Li-Paz

Rabbi
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Paydin LoPachin

Mary
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Jacques Maroun

Taxi Driver
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Kristopher Maslardzievski

Famous Actor
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Jared Morrison

Film Crew
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Alex Norca

French Guard
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Ali Olomi

Waiter
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Sean Penn

Himself
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Tom Probst

Celebrity Guest
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William Ragsdale

Agent #1
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Monica Ramon

Celebrity guest
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Jean-Michel Richaud

Festival Host
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Wendy Riordan

Starlet
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Brent Rose

First A.D.
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Remy K. Selma

Jimmy
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Scott L. Treger

POWER Producer
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Sonny Vellozzi

Film Crew Member
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Michael Wincott

Jeremy Brunell
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Robin Wright Penn

Kelly
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Dey Young

Marilyn
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Sera Bailey

Guest - Cannes Film Festival (uncredited)
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Laurie Curtis

Paparazzi (uncredited)
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Ryan Curtis

Paparazzi (uncredited)
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Courtney Dell

Cannes Spectator (uncredited)
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Sommer Fehmel

French Tourist (uncredited)
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Linda Lee

Manicurist (uncredited)
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Michael Lovern

Paparazzi (uncredited)
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Sky McDougall

Hollywood Producer at Funeral (uncredited)
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Orleans Miranda

Hollywood Agent At Funeral (uncredited)
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Kazu Nagahama

Asian jewish guy (uncredited)
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David Pearl

French Officer (uncredited)
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Nicole Peplinski

Beautiful Girl (uncredited)
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Gene Richards

Hollywood Producer - At Funeral (uncredited)
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John Robert

Producer-Cannes Film Festival (uncredited)
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Tiffany Scott

Executive Assistant (uncredited)
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Eric Shackelford

Director - Cannes Film Festival (uncredited)
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Rob Tode

Test screening guest (uncredited)
Crew
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Hank Corwin

Editor
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Stéphane Fontaine

Cinematograpy
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Art Linson

Writer
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Marcelo Zarvos

Music
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Robert de Niro

Producer
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Barry Levinson

Director
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Anthony D. Parrillo

Art
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Barry Levinson

Producer
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Art Linson

Producer
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Jane Rosenthal

Producer
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

What Just Happened?

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

2/24/2009

Disc Title Front Cover

What Just Happened

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

2/24/2009

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