Hollywoodland

Hollywoodland

"Living in Hollywood can make you famous. Dying in Hollywood can make you a legend."
  • R
  • 2006
  • 2 hr 6 min
  • 6.5  (32,799)
  • 62

This film is inspired by true events surrounding the mysterious death of actor George Reeves in 1959. Reeves was the original TV Superman from 1951 to 1958. The film centers around a private eye named Louis Simo who was hired by Reeves' mother to find out what really happened to her son George. Simo is hoping that this case will bring him fame and fortune and notoriety. The film chronicles the investigation of Simo, with flashbacks of Reeves life by actor Ben Affleck playing the role of Reeves. The film offers a window into the Hollywood machine of the 1950's.

Hollywoodland
Hollywoodland Scene: I Could Nail You With This
Hollywoodland Scene: I Could Nail You With This

Clip - 1 min 19 sec

Featurette
Featurette

Behind the Scenes - 3 min 24 sec

Hollywoodland Scene: I Laugh When I'm Happy
Hollywoodland Scene: I Laugh When I'm Happy

Clip - 50 sec

Hollywoodland Scene: I'm In The Picture Business
Hollywoodland Scene: I'm In The Picture Business

Clip - 1 min 25 sec

Hollywoodland Scene: Superman Doesn't Smoke
Hollywoodland Scene: Superman Doesn't Smoke

Clip - 1 min 4 sec

Hollywoodland Scene: Feed Me Something
Hollywoodland Scene: Feed Me Something

Clip - 58 sec

Description
This film is inspired by true events surrounding the mysterious death of actor George Reeves in 1959. Reeves was the original TV Superman from 1951 to 1958. The film centers around a private eye named Louis Simo who was hired by Reeves' mother to find out what really happened to her son George. Simo is hoping that this case will bring him fame and fortune and notoriety. The film chronicles the investigation of Simo, with flashbacks of Reeves life by actor Ben Affleck playing the role of Reeves. The film offers a window into the Hollywood machine of the 1950's.

Hollywoodland is a 2006 drama with a runtime of 2 hours and 6 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.5 and a MetaScore of 62.

Where to Watch Hollywoodland

Hollywoodland is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at Hulu, Apple TV+, FuboTV, Showtime, The Roku Channel, Showtime Anytime, Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent Hollywoodland for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2006
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    2 hr 6 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.5  (32,799)
  • Metascore
    62