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David Aaron Baker David Aaron Baker
Brad Silber
John Carter John Carter
Harold Mcgraw
James Biberi James Biberi
Mcgraw-Hill Security
Richard Gere Richard Gere
Clifford Irving
Hope Davis Hope Davis
Andrea Tate
Christopher Evan Welch Christopher Evan Welch
Albert Vanderkamp
Alfred Molina Alfred Molina
Dick Suskind


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William Wheeler William Wheeler
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Clifford Irving Clifford Irving
(book The Hoax)


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Howard Hughes

16 years, 5 months ago at Oct 29 2:38
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Early 1970s. Clifford Irving (Richard Gere) has an idea for a book, but his publishers at McGraw-Hill suddenly refuse it. He then promises to deliver them with "the" book of the century: the autobiography of Howard Hughes. Except Irving... has never met the man!
With the help of his friend Dick Suskind (Alfred Molina), Cliff comes up with credible lies, thus leading his publishers to accept... read more

A very good movie

12 years, 11 months ago at May 25 12:00
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I already saw this movie but since it was a while back and since I have it on DVD, I was quite eager to check it out again. To be honest, the first time around, I wasn't really sure what to expect from this flick but the story was really intriguing and I always had a weak spot for Lasse Hallstrom's work. Well, first of all, I was eventually impressed by Richard Gere's performance. Indeed, I have n... read more
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In what would cause a fantastic media frenzy, Clifford Irving (Gere) sells his bogus biography of Howard Hughes to a premiere publishing house in the early 1970s.
Release date: 20 October 2006
Tags: Drama (6), 2006 (4), Comedy (3), Airplane (2), 2000s (2), 2007 (2), Biography (1), English (1), Deception (1), Biopic (1), Based On True Story (1), Box Office Flop (1), AXXo (1), Biograhy (1)
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