Note: This procedure requires editing a game file; creating a backup copy of the file before proceeding is recommended. With a text editor, edit the "unlocking.ini" file in the "c:\documents and settings\\application data\lionhead studios\the movies" directory. Note: This file is not created by the game until you get the first reward in story mode. Replace the current content of that file with the following to unlock most sets and items:
Win the following awards at the Lionhead Motion Picture Awards by performing the corresponding tasks:
AWARD - HOW TO UNLOCK Best Acting Performance - A star's movie must be in the top ten once the awards start. Best Direction - A director must be ranked in the top 10 once the awards start. Best Employer - Keep all your stars happy. Highest Charting Movie - A movie must be ranked #1 once the awards start. Highest Charting Newcomer - Make a star that you hired after the previous awards reach the top of the charts by the upcoming awards. Highest Charting Star - A star must be ranked #1 once the awards start. Highest Charting Studio - Your studio must be ranked #1 once the awards start. Highest Climbing Star - A star must jump the most spots after the previous awards. Highest Climbing Studio - Your studio must jump the most spots after the previous award ceremony. Most Prestigious Studio Lot - Your lot must have the best prestigious rating. Most Prolific Star - Your star must appear in every movie. Most Prolific Studio - Release as many movies as possible. Movie Output Quality - Make sure your movie has gotten the highest amount of movie ratings after the previous awards.