Adaptation. (2002)

R  |   |  Comedy, Drama


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A lovelorn screenwriter becomes desperate as he tries and fails to adapt 'The Orchid Thief' by Susan Orlean for the screen.


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  • Twin-brothers Donald, left, and Charlie Kaufman (both played by Nicolas Cage) travel across the country in their attempt to unlock the mysteries of The Orchid Thief.
  • Nicolas Cage (center) plays Charlie Kaufman, a stymied writer who seeks advice from screenwriting guru Robert McKee, in Columbia Pictures' unconventional comedy Adaptation.
  • Meryl Streep in Adaptation. (2002)
  • Twin-brothers Charlie, left, and Donald Kaufman (both played by Nicolas Cage) get in over their heads in the Florida Everglades.
  • Nicolas Cage in Adaptation. (2002)
  • Nicolas Cage and Brian Cox in Adaptation. (2002)

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Director:

Spike Jonze

Writers:

Susan Orlean (book), Charlie Kaufman (screenplay)

Details

Release Date:

14 February 2003

Language

English, Latin


Country of Origin

USA

Box Office

Budget:

$19,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$384,478 (USA) (8 December 2002)

Gross:

$22,245,861 (USA) (20 April 2003)

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