Adaptation.

From the creator of Being John Malkovich, comes the story about the creator of Being John Malkovich.

7.4 2002 1h 55m
Drama Comedy Crime

Director

Spike Jonze

Screenplay

Charlie Kaufman

Starring Roles

Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep, Chris Cooper

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Synopsis

Nicolas Cage is Charlie Kaufman, a confused L.A. screenwriter overwhelmed by feelings of inadequacy, sexual frustration, self-loathing, and by the screenwriting ambitions of his freeloading twin brother Donald. While struggling to adapt "The Orchid Thief," by Susan Orlean, Kaufman's life spins from pathetic to bizarre. The lives of Kaufman, Orlean's book, become strangely intertwined as each one's search for passion collides with the others'.

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep, Chris Cooper, Tilda Swinton, Jay Tavare, Litefoot, Roger Willie, Jim Beaver, Cara Seymour, Doug Jones

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