SummaryThe inventor of a top-secret formula meets a successful, cynical businessman. Then he begins to wonder if his boss will ever share the profits of his invention. An intricate con-game soon falls into place.
Swindlers and swindling
Action and adventure films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
|Publisher|| Culver City, California :2013
Mamet, David, screenwriter, film director.
Gazzara, Ben, 1930-2012, actor.
Huffman, Felicity, 1962- actor.
Jay, Ricky, actor.
Martin, Steve, 1945- actor.
Pidgeon, Rebecca, actor.
Scott, Campbell, actor.
Burwell, Carter, composer.
Sony Pictures Classics (Firm), production company.
Sweetland Films, production company.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Ben Gazzara, Felicity Huffman, Ricky Jay, Steve Martin, Rebecca Pidgeon, Campbell Scott.
Director of photography, Gabriel Beristain ; editor, Barbara Tulliver ; music, Carter Burwell.
Rated PG; for thematic elements including tension, some violent images and brief language.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1997.
1 videodisc (111 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.