In order to save money on production costs, a movie production crew moves into a small town in Vermont. The crew soon discovers that their much needed "prop" has burned down, the star can't keep his pants zipped, the starlet won't take off her top and the locals want a piece of the action.
MPAA rating: R.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Special features: widescreen and full screen versions, feature-length audio commentary by Sarah Jessica Parker, William H. Macy, Clark Gregg, David Paymer and Patti LuPone, cast and crew filmographies, theatrical trailer; DVD-ROM content: script to screen screenplay, link to original website.
Cinematographer, Oliver Stapleton ; editor, Barbara Tulliver ; music, Theordore Shapiro ; costume designer, Susan Lyall ; production designer, Gemma Jackson.
Alec Baldwin, Charles Durning, Clark Gregg, Philip Seymore Hoffman, Patti LuPone, William H. Macy, Sarah Jessica Parker, David Paymer, Rebecca Pidgeon, Julia Stiles.
DVD format, Dolby digital.
Jury Award, 2000, Best Film & Best Supporting Male (William H. Macy)
Consensus: State and Main offers plenty of wit and laughs in its lampoons of the movie industry.
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