The Hoax

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  • R
  • Genre(s): Drama Comedy
  • Release year: 2006
  • Running time: 116 min
In 1971, writer Clifford Irving told an incredible whopper - one that became one of the most audacious and outrageous hoaxes ever perpetrated on the media and American public. Claiming to have obtained Howard Hughes' long sought-after memoirs, Irving... read more

In 1971, writer Clifford Irving told an incredible whopper - one that became one of the most audacious and outrageous hoaxes ever perpetrated on the media and American public. Claiming to have obtained Howard Hughes' long sought-after memoirs, Irving pulled the wool over the entire publishing industry's eyes, and nearly made off with major cash and worldwide fame, until his clever yarn unravelled into a serious crime.

Original Release

10/20/2006

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Cast

Julie Delpy Nina Van Pallandt
Richard Gere Clifford Irving
John Carter Harold Mcgraw
David Aaron Baker Brad Silber
James Biberi Mcgraw-Hill Security
Hope Davis Andrea Tate
Christopher Evan Welch Albert Vanderkamp
Judi Barton Marion
Alfred Molina Dick Suskind
Marcia Gay Harden Edith Irving
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Lasse Hallstrom

Writers

William Wheeler, Clifford Irving

Cast

Julie Delpy Nina Van Pallandt
Richard Gere Clifford Irving
John Carter Harold Mcgraw
David Aaron Baker Brad Silber
James Biberi Mcgraw-Hill Security
Hope Davis Andrea Tate
Christopher Evan Welch Albert Vanderkamp
Judi Barton Marion
Alfred Molina Dick Suskind
Marcia Gay Harden Edith Irving
Okwui Okpokwasili Malika
Mamie Gummer Dana
Bob Wiltfong Sporting Goods Salesman
William Fowle Car Salesman
Carlton Wilborn Bahamas Desk Clerk
Antonie Knoppers Fredrick Van Pallandt
Steve Buck Man with Red Tie (as Stephen Buck)
Eric Yellin Man in Blue Jeans
John Rothman Puffy Man
Stanley Tucci Shelton Fisher

Producers

Gary Levinsohn Executive Producer
Anthony Katagas Executive Producer
Mark Gordon Producer
Betsy Beers Producer
Leslie Holleran Producer
Bob Yari Producer
Joshua Maurer Producer
Erin Eggers Producer
Suzanne Patmore Gibbs Producer

Editors

Andrew Mondshein

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