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'An American in Hollywood' takes cynical view of Tinseltown
'An American in Hollywood' takes cynical view of Tinseltown

"An American in Hollywood" likens its protagonist, aspiring filmmaker Josiah (Richard Carroll Jr.), and his crew to comic-book superheroes crusading against the nefarious empire that is Tinseltown. Hailing from the Cypress Hill neighborhood of Brooklyn, Josiah moves west to the La-La Land of opportunity after completing film school at New York University. He lives in a grimy part of North Hollywood, enrolls in grad school, works a telemarketing job to pay the bills and commutes by public transit. The elusive big Hollywood break Josiah has hoped for turns sour, as does his day job. Meanwhile, Josiah's love interest, Ayoka (Azur-De), shows concern by pestering him with...

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