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Adaptation (Adaptation.) (2002)

Adaptation
7.2 Rating
(1082 ratings)
7.8 IMDB rating

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Starring (View all)
Nicolas Cage

Nicolas Cage

Charlie Kaufman / Donald Kaufman
Tilda Swinton

Tilda Swinton

Valerie Thomas
Meryl Streep

Meryl Streep

Susan Orlean
Chris Cooper

Chris Cooper

John Laroche
Jay Tavare

Jay Tavare

Matthew Osceola
Litefoot

Litefoot

Russell
Jim Beaver

Jim Beaver

Ranger Tony


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Charlie Kaufman

Charlie Kaufman

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TRAILER - Adaptation. (2002)

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This film is a miracle!

10 months, 3 weeks ago at Jun 3 11:58
4 votes
"There are too many ideas and things and people. Too many directions to go. I was starting to believe the reason it matters to care passionately about something, is that it whittles the world down to a more manageable size."

Although 2002's Adaptation is based on Susan Orlean's nonfiction book The Orchid Thief, it's far more than that label implies. While the screenplay by Charlie K... read more

Awesome!!

4 years, 1 month ago at Mar 10 13:57
4 votes
Adaptation is another unusual and deep story that is hilarious and dramatic when it comes to twists and effective consequences. Adaptation is a film that is rather bright and funny regarding flowers and other plants but is very weird because of the way this film is filmed and produced. The story attracted my attention the most as well as the unbelievable ensemble cast. I loved this film a lot beca... read more

A great movie

3 years, 2 months ago at Jan 31 15:00
4 votes
I know a lot of people trash Nicolas Cage and it is true that many of his movies are worthless. However, I still believe he is a very talented actor and from time to time, out of nowhere, he gives one of the best perfomance of the year. This movie is a good example of this "phenomenom". Of course, Cage is not the only actors giving a good perfomance in this movie. The writing and directing are ama... read more
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Description: Twisty brilliance from screenwriter Charlie Kaufman and director Spike Jonze, the team who created Being John Malkovich. Nicolas Cage returns to form with a funny, sad, and sneaky performance as Charlie Kaufman, a self-loathing screenwriter who has been hired to adapt Susan Orlean's book The Orchid Thief into a screenplay. Frustrated ... (more)
Release date: 10 January 2003
UPC: 043396076013
Drama (32), Comedy (25), 2002 (17), Writing (10), 2000s (10), Writer (10), Orchid (10), Book (10), Drugs (10), Weird (8), Evolution (8), Surreal (8), (8), Adaptation (8), Nicolas Cage (6), Swamp (6), Author (6), Jungle (6), Crime (5), Orchids (5)
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