Cast 26

  1. Nicolas Cage

    Nicolas Cage

    Charlie Kaufman / Donald Kaufman

  2. Meryl Streep

    Meryl Streep

    Susan Orlean

  3. Chris Cooper

    Chris Cooper

    John Laroche

  4. Tilda Swinton

    Tilda Swinton

    Valerie Thomas

  5. Cara Seymour

    Cara Seymour

    Amelia Kavan

  6. Ron Livingston

    Ron Livingston

    Marty Bowen

  7. Brian Cox

    Brian Cox

    Robert McKee

  8. Judy Greer

    Judy Greer

    Alice the Waitress

  9. Maggie Gyllenhaal

    Maggie Gyllenhaal

    Caroline Cunningham

  10. Jay Tavare

    Jay Tavare

    Matthew Osceola

  11. Jim Beaver

    Jim Beaver

    Ranger Tony

  12. Litefoot



  13. Doug Jones

    Doug Jones

    Augustus Margary

  14. Gary Farmer

    Gary Farmer

    Buster Baxley

  15. Roger Willie

    Roger Willie


  16. Peter Jason

    Peter Jason

    Defense Attorney

  17. Gregory Itzin

    Gregory Itzin


  18. Curtis Hanson

    Curtis Hanson

    Orlean's Husband

  19. Sandra Lee Gimpel

    Sandra Lee Gimpel

    Laroche's Mom

  20. Bob Stephenson
  21. Lisa Love

    Lisa Love

    Orlean Dinner Guest

  22. Curt Clendenin

    Curt Clendenin

    Restaurant Customer (uncredited)

  23. John Malkovich

    John Malkovich

    Himself (uncredited)

  24. Catherine Keener

    Catherine Keener

    Herself (uncredited)

  25. John Cusack

    John Cusack

    Himself (uncredited)

  26. Donald Dowd

    Donald Dowd

    Cafe Customer

Crew 26


  1. Peter Andrus

    Art Direction

  2. K.K. Barrett

    K.K. Barrett

    Production Design

  3. Gene Serdena

    Set Decoration


  1. Lance Acord

    Lance Acord

    Director of Photography

Costume & Make-Up

  1. Casey Storm

    Costume Design


  1. Spike Jonze

    Spike Jonze




  1. Justine Baddeley
  2. Charlie Kaufman

    Charlie Kaufman

    Executive Producer

  3. Peter Saraf

    Executive Producer

  4. Edward Saxon

    Edward Saxon


  5. Vincent Landay


  6. Jonathan Demme

    Jonathan Demme



  1. Carter Burwell

    Carter Burwell

    Original Music Composer

  2. Richard Beggs

    Sound Designer

  3. David Abrahamsen

    Sound Designer

  4. Peter Staubli

    Sound Effects Editor

  5. Mark Weber

    Sound Mixer

  6. Derek Vanderhorst

    Sound Mixer

  7. Drew Kunin

    Sound Mixer

  8. Lora Hirschberg

    Lora Hirschberg

    Sound Re-Recording Mixer

  9. Kent Sparling

    Kent Sparling

    Sound Re-Recording Mixer

  10. Michael Kirchberger

    Supervising Sound Editor


  1. Charlie Kaufman

    Charlie Kaufman


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