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Title Adaptation / Columbia Pictures presents in association with Intermedia Films a Magnet/Clinica Estetico production ; producers, Edward Saxon, Vincent Landay, Jonathan Demme ; screenplay writers, Charlie Kaufman, Donald Kaufman ; director, Spike Jonze
Edition Widescreen version
Published Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2003]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  791.4372 Sax/Ada  AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (DVD) (114 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Series Superbit
Summary Blends fictional characters and situations with the lives of real people: obsessive orchid hunter John Laroche, "New Yorker" journalist Susan Orlean, Hollywood screenwriter Charlie Kaufman and his twin brother Donald. As Charlie struggles to adapt a best-selling book, he writes himself into the movie plot
Notes Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
Based on the book "The orchid thief" by Susan Orlean
Special features: theatrical trailer ; animated menus ; scene selection
Credits Director of photography, Lance Acord ; editor, Eric Zumbrunnen ; music, Carter Burwell ; costume designer, Casey Storm ; production designer, K.K. Barrett
Cast Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep, Chris Cooper, Tilda Swinton, Cara Seymour, Brian Cox, Judy Greer, Maggie Gyllenhaal
Notes MPAA rating: R
DVD, Dolby surround sound, Region 1 encoding
Academy award, Best supporting actor - Chris Cooper
Subject Screenwriters -- California -- Los Angeles -- Drama.
Motion pictures -- Plots, themes, etc. -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Comedy films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings.
Author Demme, Jonathan, 1944-2017.
Burwell, Carter.
Streep, Meryl.
Cage, Nicolas, 1965-
Cox, Brian, 1946-
Swinton, Tilda.
Saxon, Edward.
Kaufman, Charlie, 1958-
Jonze, Spike.
Cooper, Chris, 1951-
Landay, Vincent.
Seymour, Cara.
Greer, Judy, 1975-
Gyllenhaal, Maggie, 1977-
Acord, Lance.
Zumbrunnen, Eric.
Storm, Casey.
Barrett, K. K.
Orlean, Susan. Orchid thief
Columbia Pictures Corporation.
Clinica Estetico, Ltd.
Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Intermedia Films.
ISBN 0767879805