Revision as of 20:31, 17 June 2008 by Dswxyz (added a clarifying note re: Taleslinger's use of the pseudonym)
"Alan Smithee" is a pseudonym commonly adopted by film industry professionals unhappy with circumstantial changes compromising their initial vision and unwilling to be credited under their real name.
- Baf's Guide listing for Alan Smithee
- What's the origin of the movie director's pseudonym Alan Smithee? - A Straight Dope Staff Report.