The movie The Disaster Artist is a behind-the-scenes look at the making of Tommy Wiseau’s The Room (2003).
The Room tells the story of Johnny, who is a successful banker and who lives happily in a San Francisco townhouse with his fiancée, Lisa. One day, inexplicably, she gets bored with him and decides to seduce his best friend, Mark. From there, nothing will be the same again. The film The Room has a 3.6 rating out of 10 on IMDB.
James Franco, who stars in and directed the movie The Disaster Artist, stayed in character as Tommy Wiseau in between shots while directing the film.
In the movie The Disaster Artist, Zac Efron, who is five feet eight inches tall, is playing Dan Janjigian, who is six feet three inches tall.
This is the first time that brothers James Franco and Dave Franco appear on the big screen together.