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We love film and are fascinated by the industry.
So when the film industry plays a role in a feature film, we're all over it. Here is our list of every American film (and some foreign films) that we could find. Let us know if you have discovered one not on this list.


8 /12 (1963)
8mm (1999)
Adaptation (2002)
*All That Jazz (1979)
An Alan Smithee Film (1998)
And God Spoke (1993)
A Poor Kid’s Guide to Success (2007)
The Auteur Theory (1999)
Auto Focus (2002)
The Aviator (2004)
Baadasssss! (2004)
The Bad and The Beautiful (1952)
*Barton Fink (1991)
Behind the Screen (1916)
*Birdman (2014)
The Big Picture (1989)
*The Blair Witch Project (1999)
Blow Out (1981)
Boogie Nights (1998)
Bowfinger (1999)
The Cameraman (1928)
Carpetbaggers (1964)
Cecil B. Demented (2000)
Celebrity (1998)
Chaplin (1992)
Cinema Paradiso (1988)
Crimes & Misdemeanors (1989)
Day for Night (1973)
Day of the Locust (1975)
*The Dead Pool (1988)
Deconstructing Harry (1997)
Ed Wood (1994)
The Fluffer (2001)
*The Freshman (1990)
Free and Easy (1930)
The Front (1976)
F/X (1986)
Get Shorty (1995)
*Grand Canyon (1991)
*Gods and Monsters (1988)
Hijacked Hollywood (1996)
Hollywood 90028 (1973)
Hollywood Ending (2002)
Hollywood North (2003)
Hollywood Shuffle (1987)
Hooper (1978)
*Hugo (2011)
Hunting for Herself (2003)
Hurly Burly (1998)
In A World
Inserts (1974)
Irreconcilable Differences (1984)
Kins of the Night (2012)
Lady Killer (1933)
*Last Action Hero (1993)
The Last Shot (2004)
The Last Tycoon (1977)
Lisbon Story (1994)
Living in Oblivion (1995)
Loaf and Camouflage (1984)
Man Bites Dog (1992)
The Masquerader (1914)
Mistress (1992)
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Movies About Movies

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Modern Romance (1981)
Movie Crazy (1932)
Movie Maniacs (short 1936)
Mulholland Drive (2001)
The Muse (1999)
My Big, Fat Independent Movie (2005)
Nickleodeon (1976)
The Oscar (1966)
The Pickle (1993)
The Player (1991)
*The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)
Safe Conduct (2002)
Six is Comedy (2002)
Shadow of the Vampire (2000)
Sherlock Jr. (1924)
Singing In the Rain (1952)
Smash Cut (2009)
S.O.B. (1981)
Special People (2007)
*Stardust Memories (1980)
State & Main (2000)
The Stuntman (1980)
Sullivans Travels (1941)
Sunset Boulevard (1950)
Suspended Animation (2001)
Swimming with Sharks (1994)
Timecode (2000)
Tropic Thunder (2008)
Valley of the Dolls (1967)
Welcome to Hollywood (1998)
What Just Happened (2008)
*White Hunter / Black Heart (1990)
With Friends Like These (1998)