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Drama , Comedy


1h 54min

Age rating



Nicolas Cage
Charlie Kaufman / Donald Kaufman
Meryl Streep
Susan Orlean
Chris Cooper
John Laroche
Tilda Swinton
Valerie Thomas
Cara Seymour
Amelia Kavan
Ron Livingston
Marty Bowen
Brian Cox
Robert McKee
Judy Greer
Alice the Waitress
Maggie Gyllenhaal
Caroline Cunningham
Jay Tavare
Matthew Osceola
Jim Beaver
Ranger Tony
Doug Jones
Augustus Margary
Gary Farmer
Buster Baxley
Peter Jason
Defense Attorney
Gregory Itzin
Curtis Hanson
Orlean's Husband
Sandra Lee Gimpel
Laroche's Mom
Lisa Love
Orlean Dinner Guest
Curt Clendenin
Restaurant Customer (uncredited)
John Malkovich
Himself (uncredited)
Catherine Keener
Herself (uncredited)
John Cusack
Himself (uncredited)
Donald Dowd
Cafe Customer


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'.

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