I found (from VSL) some really funny short videos have been made by the writers and directors that are out of commission due to the strike.
One episode has a room full of actors (Martin Sheen, Demi Moore, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, etc.) try to audition for a movie when the script is completely blank. I really like episode 16 where Patricia Clarkson and Amy Ryan are literally acting out ads from the phone book.
There’s also an episode 18 where a guy picks up a phone to check on movie times and gets this recording…
Hello and welcome to Moviefone
- For Dancing With The Stars, The Movie” Press 1
- For America’s Funniest Home Videos, The Movie” Press 2
They’re pretty good. Check ’em out