1994 • R • Comedy, Crimes & Thrillers
Kevin Spacey is the boss from hell.
WHY WE PICKED IT: This smart, darkly hilarious Hollywood satire pivots on Spacey’s perfectly over-the-top embodiment of a merciless manager.
Buddy Ackerman, a ruthless Hollywood executive, has an assistant who knows how to take a beating until he completely snaps. Written and directed by a former Sony Pictures employee armed with first hand knowledge and featuring Kevin Spacey at his most volatile, this film is for anyone trying to make it to the top.
DIRECTOR: George Huang
CAST: Kevin Spacey, Frank Whaley, Michelle Forbes, Benicio del Toro, Jerry Levine, T.E. Russell, Roy Dotrice
NOMINATIONS: Best Male Lead - Kevin Spacey - Independent Spirit Awards 1996