Adaptation.

Not since David Cronenberg attempted Naked Lunch has a filmmaker been faced with a knottier problem of book-to-movie adaptation than Charlie Kaufman. Impressed by his screenplay for BEING JOHN MALKOVICH (1999), Sony Pictures hired Kaufman to turn Susan Orlean's non-fiction best-seller The Orchid Thief into a feature film. The book is a fascinating account...read more

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Wed Sep 27 1:00pm
Adaptation HBO2

A screenwriter tries to adapt a bestseller about a real-life orchid thief, but his neuroses get in the way of his writing. When his identical twin brother moves in and decides to become a writer, Charlie finds it even harder to finish his screenplay, a cha (more…)

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Adaptation HBO

A screenwriter tries to adapt a bestseller about a real-life orchid thief, but his neuroses get in the way of his writing. When his identical twin brother moves in and decides to become a writer, Charlie finds it even harder to finish his screenplay, a cha (more…)

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  • Released: 2002
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Not since David Cronenberg attempted Naked Lunch has a filmmaker been faced with a knottier problem of book-to-movie adaptation than Charlie Kaufman. Impressed by his screenplay for BEING JOHN MALKOVICH (1999), Sony Pictures hired Kaufman to turn Susan Orl… (more)

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