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A screenwriter turns to his less talented twin brother for help to adapt a non-fiction book into a movie.
Genres Drama, Comedy
Director Spike Jonze
Starring Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep, Chris Cooper, Brian Cox View More
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Movie Summary

A screenwriter turns to his less talented twin brother for help to adapt a non-fiction book into a movie.
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Movie Details

Genres Drama, Comedy
Director Spike Jonze
Starring Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep, Chris Cooper, Brian Cox, Tilda Swinton, Cara Seymour, Judy Greer, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Ron Livingston
Studio Name Sony Pictures
Release Date 2003
VUDU Release Date 10/17/2007
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Running Time 114 minutes
Language English
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