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A rare comedic documentary turns into a 27-year epic about a man so busy chasing his dreams, he risks missing what success truly means.
A rare comedic documentary turns into a 27-year epic about a man so busy chasing his dreams, he risks missing what success truly means.
A rare comedic documentary turns into a 27-year epic about a man so busy chasing his dreams, he risks missing what success truly means.
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Don Dohler - Horror Movie Hero

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The late, great underground horror movie director Don Dohler is a prominent character in The Front Man. Don has made some of the "best bad movies" ever. He gave J.J. Abrahms his first feature film credit, and has fans worldwide including actor/comic Judah Friedlander who referenced Dohler's movie Nightbeast on NBC's 30 Rock.

Jim Wood, an avid Dohler fan, decides to play a practical joke on the filmmaker. The gag transforms into a tribute, and then a surprising friendship. Don Dohler emerges as a hero, one of the most sympathetic characters in The Front Man. This excerpt is the beginning of a story thread that weaves throughout movie:

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