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Attack of the Hollywood Clichés Trailer Revealed by Netflix

Netflix has debuted the trailer for Attack of the Hollywood Clichés!, a one-off special coming to the streaming service on September 28, 2021. The special is hosted by Rob Lowe.

Attack of the Hollywood Clichés! features some of the most famous films in cinematic history along with a plethora of Hollywood A-listers, screenwriters, academics and critics as they guide us through the funny, weird and controversial clichés which appear on our cinema screens.

Attack of the Hollywood Clichés Trailer Revealed by Netflix

Posed in a classic crisp suit, Rob Lowe invites viewers to examine the Hollywood clichés filmmakers can’t help but use, time and time again.

With the help of the experts, Attack of the Hollywood Clichés! analyses the origins and evolutions of everything from ‘The Ticking Time Bomb’, to the ‘Meet-Cute’, and ‘Females Running in Stilettos’ – there’s also a ‘Wilhelm Scream’ montage for real movie buffs.

Hollywood Clichés

The special is produced by Broke and Bones, with executive producers Rob Lowe, Jon Petrie, Charlie Brooker and Annabel Jones. It is produced and directed by Sean Doherty, with Alice Mathias and Ricky Kelehar also serving as directors.

Ben Caudell serves as the head writer alongside Dane Baptiste, Sean Doherty, Erika Ehler, Jason Hazeley, Daniel Maier, Michael Odewale, Charlie Skelton.

Andie Macdowell

Here’s the full list of talent appearing in the special!

Aisha Harris – Writer, Editor, and Podcaster

Amy Nicholson – FIlm Critic

Andie Macdowell – Actress

Andrew Garfield – Actor

Andrew Garfield

Anna Bogutskaya – Film Programmer, Broadcaster, Writer and Creative Producer

Anna Smith – Broadcaster and Film Critic

Caspar Salmon – Writer

Daniel Pemberton – Composer

David Edelstein – Film Critic

Florence Pugh

Ellen E Jones – Film and Television Writer

Florence Pugh – Actress

Francine Stock -Broadcaster, Critic and Writer

Franklin Leonard – Film Executive

Helen O’Hara – Film Critic and Journalist

Mark Strong

Ira Madison III – Television Writer and Podcaster

Jack Howard – Filmmaker

James King – Film Critic

James Schamus – Screenwriter, Producer, Business Executive, Film Historian, Professor, and Director

Jess Cagle – Host, The Jess Cagle Show, SiriusXM

Richard E. Grant

John August – Screenwriter, Director, Producer, and Novelist

Jonathan Ross – Broadcaster, Film Critic, Comedian, Actor, Writer, and Producer

Kim Newman – Journalist, Film Critic, and Fiction Writer

Mark Strong – Actor

Nathan Rabin – Film and Music Critic

Richard E. Grant – Actor

Robert Englund – Actor and Director

Sam Hargrave – Stunt Coordinator, Stuntman, Actor and Director

Sanjeev Bhaskar – Actor, Comedian and Television Presenter

The Lucas Brothers – Comedians, Actors, Filmmakers, Writers, and Producers


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