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?
There is a scene in the film where Harry Donovan finds out about the death of his father (played by Rod Steiger
) from heart failure in a newspaper clipping. The date of death given was Tuesday, July 9. Rod Steiger died five years later on Tuesday, July 9, 2002 of pneumonia and kidney failure. See more
At the very end, when they spin and kiss, Jason Patric clearly looks right at the camera. See more
When are you gonna realize that all of this art crap is a fraud? Otherwise, how could the same picture be worth $10 million or zip based on, what, a signature? Rembrandt is priceless. Donovan is worthless. That's not art. That's autographs.