The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside The Room, the Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made

The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside The Room, the Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made

Greg Sestero


From the actor who in some way lived via all of it, a “sharply detailed…funny publication a couple of cinematic comedy of blunders” (The ny Times): the making of the cult movie phenomenon The Room.

In 2003, an self sufficient movie known as The Room—starring and written, produced, and directed by way of a mysteriously filthy rich social misfit named Tommy Wiseau—made its disastrous debut in la. defined by way of one reviewer as “like getting stabbed within the head,” the $6 million movie earned a grand overall of $1,800 on the field place of work and closed after weeks. Ten years later, it’s a global cult phenomenon, whose legions of enthusiasts attend screenings that includes costumes, viewers rituals, advertising, and hundreds of thousands of plastic spoons.

Hailed through The Huffington Post as “possibly crucial piece of literature ever printed,” The catastrophe Artist is the hilarious, behind-the-scenes tale of a deliciously lousy cinematic phenomenon in addition to the tale of a wierd and encouraging Hollywood friendship. Greg Sestero, Tommy’s costar, recounts the film’s weird and wonderful trip to infamy, explaining how the movie’s many nonsensical scenes and bits of discussion got here to be and unraveling the secret of Tommy Wiseau himself. yet greater than only a riotously shaggy dog story approximately cinematic hubris, “The catastrophe Artist is without doubt one of the such a lot sincere books approximately friendship I’ve learn in years” (Los Angeles Times).

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