Adaptation (2002)

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Charlie Kaufman writes the way he lives... With Great Difficulty. His Twin Brother Donald Lives the way he writes... with foolish abandon. Susan writes about life... But can't live it. John's life is a book... Waiting to be adapted. One story... Four Lives... A million ways it can end.

Directed By Spike Jonze Spike Jonze Starring Meryl Streep Meryl Streep  •  Chris Cooper Chris Cooper  •  Nicolas Cage Nicolas Cage  •  Tilda Swinton Tilda Swinton  •  Judy Greer Judy Greer Genres Based-on-20th-Century-Literature  •  Black Comedy  •  Comedy Drama  •  Drama  •  Mindbender  •  Psychological Drama  •  Satire Studios &
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StudioCanal  •  Roger Ebert's Great Movies  •  Silver Bear Jury Grand Prix Winning  •  Flickchart Road Trip  •  Writers Guild of America's 101 Greatest Screenplays  •  Toronto Film Critics Association Award for Best Film Winning
Release Info 2002-12-06T00:00:00Z December 6, 2002
Color  •  114 minutes R Rated R
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Comments (2)

 
JC13

JC13 on 12/7/2016 Reply  · 

This one went to some interesting places and the cast is great.

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monsters2319

monsters2319 on 6/10/2017 Reply  · 

That one scene with the waitress in the diner is just too real/unbearable to watch.

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