Watch The Unauthorized Full House Story
- 1 hr 28 min
The Unauthorized Full House Story is a made-for-TV movie that aired in 2015, chronicling the behind-the-scenes story of the popular 90s sitcom, Full House. The movie explores the cast's rise to fame and the various personal struggles they faced while filming the show. The film opens with the introduction of the Tanner family and their iconic San Francisco townhouse. We are then introduced to the show's creators, Jeff Franklin and Bob Boyett, who are in the process of developing the show. They are seen searching for the right actors to play the various characters, including Danny Tanner, his brother-in-law Jesse Katsopolis, and his best friend, Joey Gladstone.
The film then cuts to the casting process, where we see the actors vying for their roles. Garrett Brawith plays the role of Bob Saget, who portrays Danny Tanner on the show. Justin Mader plays Dave Coulier, who played the character of Joey Gladstone. Finally, Justin Gaston plays the role of John Stamos, who played Jesse Katsopolis. The movie takes a glimpse into their lives as actors, how they got their part, and what their life was like behind the scenes.
As the series goes on to become a hit, the actors and crew face a tremendous amount of pressure as they were becoming the most popular show on television. The film explores the challenges they faced as celebrities and the toll it took on their personal lives. One of the significant struggles shown is with their stardom and the effort to uphold wholesome images while dealing with the challenges of fame.
The Unauthorized Full House Story also delves deep into the relationship between the cast members. There were scandals and rivalries among the cast members that eventually led to tension on set. The movie explores these conflicts, including the rumor of three of the main cast members being in a love triangle.
The movie gives an overview of the show's impact on pop culture and the world. With the show's catchy theme song, iconic opening sequence, and wholesome storylines, Full House became a huge hit that resonated with audiences worldwide. As the series came to an end, the movie also looked at the cast's careers and where they went after the show finished.
Overall, The Unauthorized Full House story is an entertaining movie that provides a look behind the curtain of one of the most iconic shows in television history. The cast is committed to their respective roles, portraying the characters they're intended to depict with great care and attention to detail. While it doesn't provide any substantial revelations, longtime fans of Full House will enjoy the trip down memory lane with the movie's nostalgic vibe.
The Unauthorized Full House Story is a 2015 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 28 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 4.2.