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A struggling actor's job as a hotel custodian is a front for his real job: being rented out as a gigolo by his supervisor. A co-worker is obsessed with him, but he ignores and avoids her. He leaves his acting resume in the hotel room of a screenwriter, who is casting for a TV movie based on the true story of her deceased brother. She hires him to play the lead and the two begin an affair. She becomes increasingly distraught as it becomes evident that the movie's producer is changing her story. Egoyan's trademark tangle of bizarre relationships surrounds the protagonists on their way to a mind-blowing conclusion.

  1. Atom Egoyan

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Michael McManus

    Michael McManus

    Lance

  2. Arsinée Khanjian

    Arsinée Khanjian

    Lisa

  3. Gabrielle Rose

    Gabrielle Rose

    Clara

  4. Tony Nardi

    Tony Nardi

    Eddy

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  • September 29, 1989
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 33m

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