Released in 1993, Harold Ramis’ film, starring Bill Murray and Andie MacDowell, has become the unmissable cinematic reference of our time undermined by the pandemic and the inability to project.
These days, making a movie press secretary laugh is like asking a penguin to do a headstand. However, it did not take us a wealth of inventiveness to provoke in a representative of this profession affected by the Covid-19 a frank hilarity (in fact, a text message starting with “Haha!”, which is already huge). He was simply asked for Bill Murray’s contact information. Easy but effective joke. The American actor has the reputation of being unreachable. For him, the telephone is above all a decorative object, even if it means missing roles and shambles: Who wants the skin of Roger Rabbit?, Charlie and the chocolate factory, Little miss sunshine, Bada Santa, Boogie Nights, Forrest Gump, The Berkmans split up…
“I have a voicemail, The actor explained to us at the Cannes Film Festival in May 2019. It’s crowded with calls, people leaving me their number. I remember them sometimes… This year, I nevertheless shot four films, those of Jim Jarmusch, Sofia coppola
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