Adaptation

(2002)

Synopsis

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 challenge made worse by his growing obsession with the original work's author.

Directors

Spike Jonze

Production year

2002

Rating

R

Studio

Columbia Pictures Industries Inc.

Runtime

115 minutes

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep, Chris Cooper, Tilda Swinton, Brian Cox