Adaptation [videorecording] / Columbia Pictures presents in association with Intermedia Films a Magnet/Clinica Estetico production ; screenplay writers, Charlie Kaufman, Donald Kaufman ; producers, Edward Saxon, Vincent Landay, Jonathan Demme ; director, Spike Jonze.
Culver City, CA : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, c2003.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. Feature films. Comedy films. Film adaptations.
In English and French with optional English and French subtitles. Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Blends fictional characters and situations with the lives of real people: obsessive orchid hunter John Laroche, "New Yorker" journalist Susan Orlean, Hollywood screenwriter Charlie Kaufman and his twin brother Donald. As Charlie struggles to adapt a best-selling book, he writes himself into the movie plot.
Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep, Chris Cooper, Tilda Swinton, Cara Seymour, Brian Cox, Judy Greer, Maggie Gyllenhaal.
Director of photography, Lance Acord ; editor, Eric Zumbrunnen ; costume designer, Casey Storm ; production designer, K.K. Barrett ; music, Carter Burwell.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002. Based on the book "The orchid thief" by Susan Orlean. Special features: theatrical trailer.