The TV Set

Overview

Writer/director Jake Kasdan's showbiz comedy The TV Set stars David Duchovny as Mike Klein, a television producer who in the beginning of the film successfully sells a network on a story idea. The film follows Klein as he must actually put the show together, navigate the corporate minefield of the network, and figure out what aspects of his show he is willing to compromise. Sigourney Weaver plays the demanding president of the network, Justine Bateman plays Klein's wife, and Judy Greer plays his manager. The TV ...
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Overview

Writer/director Jake Kasdan's showbiz comedy The TV Set stars David Duchovny as Mike Klein, a television producer who in the beginning of the film successfully sells a network on a story idea. The film follows Klein as he must actually put the show together, navigate the corporate minefield of the network, and figure out what aspects of his show he is willing to compromise. Sigourney Weaver plays the demanding president of the network, Justine Bateman plays Klein's wife, and Judy Greer plays his manager. The TV Set had its world premiere at the 2006 Tribeca Film Festival.
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Special Features

Audio Commentaries by Writer/Director Jake Kasdan, Executive Producer Judd Apatow, Producer Aaron Ryder, and Actors David Duchovny and Lindsay Sloane; The Making of the TV Set Featurette; Deleted Scenes and More!
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/25/2007
  • UPC: 024543460596
  • Original Release: 2006
  • Rating:

  • Source: 20Th Century Fox
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby AC-3 Surround Sound
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:26:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 53,092

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
David Duchovny Mike Klein
Sigourney Weaver Lenny
Ioan Gruffudd Richard McCallister
Judy Greer Alice
Fran Kranz Zach Harper
Lindsay Sloane Laurel Simon
Justine Bateman Natalie Klein
Lucy Davis Chloe McCallister
Willie Garson
M.C. Gainey
Wendle Josepher
Phil Rosenthal
David Doty
Matthew Price
Simon Helberg
Kaitlin Doubleday
Marcia Moran
Andrea Martin
Charlotte Salt
Bree Turner
Fran Franz
Technical Credits
Jake Kasdan Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Michael Andrews Score Composer
Judd Apatow Executive Producer
Uta Briesewitz Cinematographer
Amy Britt Casting
Anya Colloff Casting
Carey Dietrich Associate Producer, Asst. Director
Bob Grieve Sound/Sound Designer
Lawrence Kasdan Executive Producer
Debra McGuire Costumes/Costume Designer
Lauren Polizzi Art Director
Paul Pressburger Associate Producer
Manish Raval Musical Direction/Supervision
Aaron Ryder Producer
Jefferson Sage Production Designer
Ron Schmidt Co-producer
Howard Tager Associate Producer
Tara Timpone Editor
Tom Wolfe Musical Direction/Supervision
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- TV Set
1. Audition [:07]
2. Network Casting [4:33]
3. Network Notes [5:39]
4. Not My Vision [4:45]
5. Business and Pleasure [1:07]
6. Go Pilot [2:52]
7. Headaches [5:07]
8. Diplomacy Required [5:01]
9. Strange Perspective [:45]
10. Best Performance [3:32]
11. Performance Issues [2:53]
12. What If? [1:55]
13. Breakdown [3:43]
14. Audience Testing [2:54]
15. Positive Reviews [3:23]
16. Making the Schedule [4:42]
17. Picked Up [1:17]
18. Upfronts [3:35]
19. Sales Pitch [1:24]
20. False Advertising/End Titles [3:40]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- TV Set
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   Special Features
      Audio Commentaries: Jake Kasdan, David Duchovny, Lindsay Sloane and Aaron Ryder on the Making of the TV Set - On
      Audio Commentaries: Jake Kasdan, David Duchovny, Lindsay Sloane and Aaron Ryder on the Making of the TV Set - Off
      Audio Commentaries: Jake Kasdan and Judd Apatow on the Inspiration For the TV Set - On
      Audio Commentaries: Jake Kasdan and Judd Apatow on the Inspiration For the TV Set - Off
      The Making of the TV Set
      Deleted Scene: Small Talk at the Upfronts
   Scene Selection
   Language Selection
      Audio: English 5.1 Dolby Surround
      Subtitles: English
      Subtitles: Spanish
      Subtitles: None
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