How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43? | TigerDroppings.com
Posted by
Message
Tiger Authority
LSU Fan
Member since Jul 2007
29475 posts

How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?

Just seeing the previews, it seems like almost every actor in Hollywood has a role and I'm trying to understand how that's possible and still maintain a plot. Is it 43 subplots?


Carson123987
LSU Fan
Middle Court at the Rec
Member since Jul 2011
41214 posts

re: How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?
yeah id like to see how they tie up the racist basketball coach with chloe moretz's first period and kate bosworth's penis mutilator


swamie
Memphis Fan
Where opportunity meets hard work
Member since Jan 2007
23006 posts
Online

re: How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?
Pete Farrelly just wrapped up an AMA about the movie on reddit. I think he said 12 stories and they do all tie in at the end.

I find it hard to believe the budget was only 6 million dollars though like he said. It seems like half of that has been spent on advertising
This post was edited on 1/23 at 10:34 pm


Brosef Stalin
LSU Fan
Member since Dec 2011
10541 posts

re: How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?
I think its supposed to be a sketch movie like Kentucky Fried Movie.


Replies (0)
Replies (0)
Tiger Authority
LSU Fan
Member since Jul 2007
29475 posts

re: How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?
quote:

yeah id like to see how they tie up the racist basketball coach with chloe moretz's first period and kate bosworth's penis mutilator







Replies (0)
Replies (0)
yurintroubl
New Orleans Saints Fan
Dallas, Tx.
Member since Apr 2008
27256 posts

re: How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?
I bet the shooting schedule was so tight that it didn't consume a whole lot of the actors' time. Once they had a few on board it became an "everybody who is anybody is doing it" so people wanted in at whatever rate they were getting.


Tiger Authority
LSU Fan
Member since Jul 2007
29475 posts

re: How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?
quote:

I bet the shooting schedule was so tight that it didn't consume a whole lot of the actors' time. Once they had a few on board it became an "everybody who is anybody is doing it" so people wanted in at whatever rate they were getting.


Maybe, but I don't think they're generally paid that way. I know on those Shrek movies some of the actors finished up their voice stuff in no time and got paid bank.


Replies (0)
Replies (0)
Harry Caray
USA Fan
Astros 2016 AL West Champs
Member since Aug 2009
14164 posts

re: How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?
For some reason I feel ashamed to admit that I'll probably end up watching this friday.


Tiger Authority
LSU Fan
Member since Jul 2007
29475 posts

re: How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?
It'll probably be funny but I have no desire to go to a movie theater to watch this one. Just seems like the type of environment I would rather avoid.


Harry Caray
USA Fan
Astros 2016 AL West Champs
Member since Aug 2009
14164 posts

re: How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?
quote:

Just seems like the type of environment I would rather avoid.


Trust me, I hate hooliganism in a theater as much as you. I'll catch the 2:30pm showing.


Replies (0)
Replies (0)
Carson123987
LSU Fan
Middle Court at the Rec
Member since Jul 2011
41214 posts

re: How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?
dont be ashamed, ill probably go see it with this girl im talking to. should be worth a few laughs


LouisianaLady
USA Fan
Baton Rouge, LA
Member since Mar 2009
62176 posts

re: How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?
It's like the New Year's Eve movie they did.. the Valentine's Day movie they did.. and now this one.

They all suck. They just get a bunch of big name stars together and make a crappy movie.


Tiger Authority
LSU Fan
Member since Jul 2007
29475 posts

re: How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?
quote:

ill probably go see it with this girl im talking to.


It's rated R though.


Tiger Authority
LSU Fan
Member since Jul 2007
29475 posts

re: How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?
quote:

It's like the New Year's Eve movie they did.. the Valentine's Day movie they did.. and now this one.

They all suck. They just get a bunch of big name stars together and make a crappy movie.





Those movies are just failing at being Love Actually. This movie doesn't seem to be like that.


Replies (0)
Replies (0)
DanglingFury
VCU Fan
Living the dream
Member since Dec 2007
18503 posts
Online

re: How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?
quote:

I bet the shooting schedule was so tight that it didn't consume a whole lot of the actors' time. Once they had a few on board it became an "everybody who is anybody is doing it" so people wanted in at whatever rate they were getting.


I think they shot it over a couple of years as everyone had free time here and there. I'd bet most, if not all the actors, took the minimum salary the union would allow them to take on a studio movie. If it's not a studio movie, they probably did it for next to nothing. Like you said, "hey, so and so's doing it, so I will too."


swamie
Memphis Fan
Where opportunity meets hard work
Member since Jan 2007
23006 posts
Online

re: How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?
Shot over 3 and a half years and a big draw for many of the actors was that it was their first shot a doing raunchy obscene things on camera.


blueboy
LSU Fan
between here and there
Member since Apr 2006
18237 posts
Online

re: How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?
quote:

Pete Farrelly just wrapped up an AMA about the movie on reddit. I think he said 12 stories and they do all tie in at the end.

I've taken it to be some kind of modern day Kentucky Fried Movie, Loose Shoes or Amazon Women on the Moon.

ETA: n/m. BS got it.
This post was edited on 1/23 at 11:35 pm


Replies (0)
Replies (0)
yurintroubl
New Orleans Saints Fan
Dallas, Tx.
Member since Apr 2008
27256 posts

re: How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?
quote:

Shot over 3 and a half years and a big draw for many of the actors was that it was their first shot a doing raunchy obscene things on camera.


Fun, raunchy stuff in a relatively "safe" way - I could see that. Image buster.


Replies (0)
Replies (0)
Carson123987
LSU Fan
Middle Court at the Rec
Member since Jul 2011
41214 posts

re: How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?
Very funny


Murray
Southeastern LA Fan
Member since Aug 2008
10014 posts

re: How much do actors get paid in a movie like Movie 43?
LINK

Here the Terrence Howard basketball coach sketch. It's not bad. From the preview's I've seen, that sketch didn't look like it was gonna be the funniest one anyway.


Replies (0)
Replies (0)
Page 1 of 2

Back to top

Follow TigerDroppings for LSU Football News
Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to get the latest updates on LSU Football and Recruiting.

FacebookTwitterInstagram