TITLE

USA makes the 'Call' for tamer Fleiss pic

AUTHOR(S)
Lowry, Brian
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;3/17/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 58, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on USA Networks' warning to television critics in March 2004 that they had inadvertently received the European version of "Call Me: The Rise and Fall of Heidi Fleiss," based on the Hollywood madam. Call for critics to base reviews of the movie on the domestic television version; Preparation of a third version for the DVD release.
ACCESSION #
12608178

 

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