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Adaptation (2002)
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Call no.:
DVD 015 541
Title:
Adaptation
Originally produced:
2002
Format:
DVD
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.
Credits:
Columbia Pictures presents in association with Intermedia Films a Magnet/Clinica Estetico production ; screenplay writers, Charlie Kaufman, Donald Kaufman ; producers, Edward Saxon, Vincent Landay, Jonathan Demme ; director, Spike Jonze.
Edition:
Widescreen version.
Publication:
Culver City, CA : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, c2003.
Languages:
In English and French with optional English and French subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Details:
1 DVD (114 min.) : sound, color
Studio(s):
Columbia Pictures Corporation
Intermedia Films
Clinica Estetico, Ltd
Director(s):
Jonze, Spike
Screenwriter(s):
Kaufman, Charlie
Producer(s):
Saxon, Edward
Landay, Vincent
Demme, Jonathan
Cast:
Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep, Chris Cooper, Tilda Swinton, Cara Seymour, Brian Cox, Judy Greer, Maggie Gyllenhaal.
Production:
Director of photography, Lance Acord ; editor, Eric Zumbrunnen ; costume designer, Casey Storm ; production designer, K.K. Barrett ; music, Carter Burwell.
Notes:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Based on the book "The orchid thief" by Susan Orlean.
Special features: theatrical trailer.
Subjects:
Orlean, Susan Film adaptations.
Screenwriters California Los Angeles Drama.
Motion pictures Plots, themes, etc. Drama.
Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Comedy films.
Film adaptations.
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Spoken language: French
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Subtitles: French
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