Apparently there exists a very competitive and specific world in Hollywood, the fruits of which are often heard but not seen. It is the acting niche of voice-over work. And it is an arena filled with peculiar, egomaniacal characters who take themselves and their instruments very seriously.
Actress Lake Bell, known for her roles in romantic comedy movies and appearances on TV’s “Children’s Hospital” and “Boston Legal,” wrote, directed and stars in “In a World …,” a surprisingly heartfelt and whimsical satirization of the voice-over industry couched in a family drama.
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‘In a World …’
Starring: Lake Bell, Demetri Martin, Fred Melamed, Rob Corddry, Ken Marino
Rating: R for language including some sexual references.
Running time: 1 hour, 33 minutes