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In Ron Howard's hilarious new film, a cable channel attempts to follow a man 24 hours a day and broadcast every second of his life to the television viewing world. The show, Ed TV, makes instant stars of Ed and his family and friends, as the it becomes a huge hit. Is the lure of fame and money worth the indignity of having your life placed under a microscope?

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Directed by: Ron Howard
Written by: Lowell Ganz, Babaloo Mandel, Michel Poulette
Starring: Dennis Hopper, Martin Landau, Matthew McConaughey, Rob Reiner, Elizabeth Hurley, Ellen DeGeneres, Jenna Elfman, Woody Harrelson, Sally Kirkland
Produced by: Ron Howard, Brian Grazer
Original Music by: Randy Edelman

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