Harry Donovan is an art forger who paints fake Rembrandt picture for $500,000. The girl he meets and gets into bed with in Paris, Marieke, turns out to be an arts expert Harry's clients are using to check the counterfeit picture he painted. Written by
Harry Donovan is a master in the art of deception... trapped in a lie so perfect even the truth can't save him.
Did You Know?
was the film's original director and was replaced shortly after filming started because of his criticism of James G. Robinson
and the film's budget (he said, "Their idea of a budget, is going to a hot dog stand."). See more
The sound effect used for the British police cars was inaccurate. British police cars did once sound like that but that was over twenty years ago. They now sound similar to American police vehicles. See more
I'm not a shoe-maker, and I don't work for slobs off the street. I work with people that I know. You can leave now.
It's a circular problem.
Now, do I have to knock your ass down the stairs?
No, no. Gentlemen. Um, we'll be staying at the Carlyle until, uh, Sunday. Think it over.
Watch your fingers.
[Harry slams the door shut as they leave