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Writers:
Fisher Stevens (story)
Paul Kneubuhl (screenplay)
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Gary Winick, 1961-2011
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Cast

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Fisher Stevens ... Sam Manning

Annabella Sciorra ... Cass
Alex Porter ... Saxophone Player

John Slattery ... Maxwell Slade

Annika Peterson ... Emily

Ron Rifkin ... Richard

Saverio Guerra ... Lorenzo Pugano

George Plimpton ... Himself

Griffin Dunne ... Man in Bathroom

Maria Bello ... Anastasia Powell
Danielle Ferland ... Ella

Joshua Dov ... College Boy (as Josh Dov)

Rob Morrow ... Daniel Lenz

Luis Guzmán ... Murray (as Luis Guzman)

Jean-Luke Figueroa ... Buster Pugano
Nadine Mozon ... Maria Pugano

Marin Hinkle ... Shelly

David Zayas ... Billy the Cop

David Eigenberg ... Man at Book Reading

Debbon Ayer ... Heather
Anne Torsiglieri ... Woman #1 in Restaurant

Jon Robin Baitz ... Man #1 in Restaurant
Dana Wheeler-Nicholson ... Woman #2 in Restaurant (as Dana Wheeler Nicholson)
Michael Griffiths ... Man #2 in Restaurant
Jennifer Kutner ... Therapist
Patrick McMullen ... Himself
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
George Antonopoulos ... Dinner Guest (uncredited)
Zachary Lee ... (uncredited)
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Directed by
Gary Winick 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Kevin Kennedy  screenplay
Paul Kneubuhl  screenplay
Paul Kneubuhl  story
Fisher Stevens  story

Produced by
Molly Bradford .... line producer
Michael Kafka .... producer
Paul Kneubuhl .... co-producer
Fisher Stevens .... producer
Bradley White .... co-producer
Gary Winick .... producer
 
Original Music by
Joseph L. Altruda  (as Joey Altruda)
 
Cinematography by
Wolfgang Held (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Sabine Hoffmann 
Leah O'Donnell  (as Lea O'Donnell)
Michael Ventresco 
 
Casting by
Jennifer Euston 
 
Production Design by
Franne Lee 
 
Art Direction by
David Eigenberg 
 
Set Decoration by
Conswalia Green 
 
Costume Design by
Franne Lee 
 
Makeup Department
Renee Didio .... additional makeup artist: Annabella Sciorra (as Renee VonMaluski)
Nicki Ledermann .... additional makeup artist (as Nicki Lederman)
Kerrie R. Plant .... makeup artist (as Carrie Plant)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Jennifer Blum .... assistant director (as Jen Blum)
Michael Sillery .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Alexandra Billington .... art department intern (as Alexandra Dawn Billington)
 
Sound Department
Mariusz Glabinski .... assistant sound editor
Marlena Grzaslewicz .... post sound: 701 Sound
Geoff Lippman .... sound consultant: Dolby (as Geof Lipman)
Brian Miksis .... sound
Brian Prestia .... apprentice sound editor
Michael Primmer .... boom operator
David Raphael .... additional sound recordist
David Raphael .... second boom operator
Steven Simons .... sound re-recording mixer (as Steve Simons)
Ira Spiegel .... post sound: 701 Sound
 
Visual Effects by
Kevin Baillie .... digital artist: The Orphanage
Stuart T. Maschwitz .... magic bullet artist: The Orphanage
Ryan Tudhope .... digital artist: The Orphanage
Michael Ventresco .... digital consultant: Red Scare Inc.
 
Camera and Electrical Department
David Hocs .... camera operator: "b" camera
Lisa Leone .... still photographer
 
Casting Department
Andrew Curry .... extras casting
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Jennifer Dorfman .... assistant costume designer
 
Editorial Department
Kim Conner .... on-line editor
Jennifer Cossetto .... on-line editor
Mary Hulett .... on-line editor
Allyson King .... on-line editor
 
Music Department
Joseph L. Altruda .... music producer (as Joey Altruda)
Steve Berrios .... musician: drums
Pablo Calogero .... musician: saxophone
Peter Dowdall .... music recording engineer
Lynn Geller .... music supervisor
Andrew Gonzalez .... musician: bass (as Andy Gonzalez)
Joe Gonzalez .... musician: percussion
Arturo O'Farrill .... musician: piano
Jim Seeley .... musician: trumpet (as Jim Seely)
Bill Ware .... musician: vibraphone
 
Other crew
Paul Brennan .... attorney: The Sloss Law Firm
Cindy Galman .... location manager
Sarah Kohn .... production assistant
Katherine Lindberg .... script supervisor
Shilpa Mankikar .... production coordinator
Carson Marajuan .... production assistant (as Carson Marjamma)
Michael Ventresco .... title designer
Marianna Palka .... intern (uncredited)
 
Thanks
Jon Robin Baitz .... special thanks (as John Robin Baitz)
Paul Brennan .... special thanks
Tamara Jenkins .... special thanks
Stuart T. Maschwitz .... special thanks (as Stuart Maschwitz)
 

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4 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
A vehicle to finally see Fisher Stevens' talent, 17 October 2000
Author: RBNY from New York, NY

I viewed this film at the Hamptons Film Festival. I found it to be enjoyable and quite interesting. The ending is not predictable and is quite thought provoking.

It is the tale of a writer who seems to have a block in completing his second novel and in the mean time goes through a journey of self awareness.

I found Fisher Stevens, Sam Manning, to have finally found a character thought allowed him to stretch his skills. He is definitely an underused actor.

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