Hail Caesar Movie Review 

In 1950s Hollywood, Eddie Mannix is Capital Pictures’ head of physical production and, most importantly, the studio fixer. His job is to maintain the clean reputation of the company and its stars, keeping them free from controversy. Mannix is advised that studio star Baird Whitlock has disappeared after not showing up for work on the current production of “Hail Caesar, a Tale of Christ’s Life.” He initially believes Whitlock has been drinking, but receives a call from a group of communists who claim to have kidnapped him and want a ransom. As Mannix gathers the cash, he simultaneously deals with an unhappy director who is working on another project, while innocent young starlet DeeAnna Moran is pregnant and unmarried. Mannix must handle all of this while keeping the gossip columnists off the scent. When Mannix is approached by an aviation company with an offer of a less-hectic, and rather lucrative, job, he must ultimately determine his true skills and passions.
This movie is so bad that it’s actually quite good!
The entire star studded cast gives superb performances. Now, I’m not well versed in the history of early Hollywood but most of the scenes do seem to be fairly accurate recreations of movies from the 1950s. 
If you like ridiculous movies that’ll make you laugh out loud then I recommend watching Hail, Caesar!
On a scale of 1 tamale to 10 tamales I give it 8 tamales! 😎

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