An executive in 1950s Hollywood is employed to bury scandals, solve problems and ensure everything goes to plan for the studio. In one fraught day, he has to contend with the kidnapping of the leading man from the set of an ancient Roman epic, a musical star's secret pregnancy, and a director who objects to having a miscast actor forced on him. The Coen brothers' comedy, starring Josh Brolin, George Clooney, Scarlett Johansson and Ralph Fiennes.