Trailer for a Remake of Gore Vidal's Caligula (2005) belongs to the “Gore Vidal Trilogy,” which also comprises several embroideries, drawing from the controversial project on Emperor Caligula staged by Gore Vidal in the 1970s. In Trailer for a Remake of Gore Vidal’s Caligula, Vezzoli makes a film trailer for a movie that does not exist, interpreted by international stars and personalities from the world of television and independent cinema such as Gore Vidal, Helen Mirren and Courtney Love, among others. The result is a parody that focuses on the sex-power binomial, a scathing deconstruction of the strategies used by the entertainment world.

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