|Slogan||«Charlie Kaufman writes the way he lives... With Great Difficulty. His Twin Brother Donald Lives the way he writes... with foolish abandon. Susan writes about life... But can't live it. John's life is a book... Waiting to be adapted. One story.|
|Budget||$19 000 000|
|in world||$32 801 173|
|USA||$22 498 520|
|In other countries||$10 302 653|
A lovelorn screenwriter becomes desperate as he tries and fails to adapt The Orchid Thief by Susan Orlean for the screen.