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Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
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Based on the book "The orchid thief" by Susan Orlean.
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Special features: theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Lance Acord ; editor, Eric Zumbrunnen ; music, Carter Burwell ; costume designer, Casey Storm ; production designer, K.K. Barrett.
Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep, Chris Cooper, Tilda Swinton, Cara Seymour, Brian Cox, Judy Greer, Maggie Gyllenhaal.
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.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R.
System Details
DVD, Dolby surround sound, Region 1 encoding.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Cox, B., Orlean, S., Barrett, K. K., Storm, C., Burwell, C., Zumbrunnen, E., Acord, L., Saxon, E., Greer, J., Gyllenhaal, M., Seymour, C., Kaufman, D., Landay, V., Swinton, T., Kaufman, C., Demme, J., Jonze, S., Cage, N., Streep, M., & Cooper, C. (20032002). Adaptation (Superbit ed. ; Widescreen version.). Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Brian Cox et al.. 20032002. Adaptation. Culver City, Calif.: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Brian Cox et al.. Adaptation Culver City, Calif.: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, 20032002.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Cox, Brian, et al. Adaptation Superbit ed. ; Widescreen version., Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, 20032002.

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