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Brigsby Bear (2017)

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Brigsby Bear Adventures is a children's TV show produced for an audience of one: James. When the show abruptly ends, James's life changes forever, and he sets out to finish the story ... See full summary »

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Brigsby Bear Adventures is a children's TV show produced for an audience of one: James. When the show abruptly ends, James's life changes forever, and he sets out to finish the story himself. Written by Brigsby Bear Productions

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Rated PG-13 for thematic elements, brief sexuality, drug material and teen partying | See all certifications »

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21 September 2017 (Australia)  »

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$39,652 (USA) (30 July 2017)

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$337,985 (USA) (20 August 2017)
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Following the world premiere at Sundance Film Festival 2017 at the Eccles theatre during the Q&A, the cast were asked what attracted them to the project. Mark Hamill talked about how much he liked the script and the originality of the story, but also joked: 'Also, I actually had lines. You know, that's always a bonus for me'. This is a reference to the fact that all of his lines were cut from Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015). See more »

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Brigsby Bear (2017, Dave McCary)
28 July 2017 | by (Auckland NZ) – See all my reviews

Well, it's film festival season again so I have the opportunity to see some unusual and interesting films that I would not necessarily have a chance to otherwise. This is a wonderful little indie film about a man who sets out to make a movie of the only TV show he has ever known after living in isolation for his whole childhood. It is a wonderfully cast piece with great characters and anyone who was obsessed with a show when they were growing up will have great affection for this story and lead character. 7.5/10


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