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The Dying Gaul


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Release Date: November 04, 2005Running Time: 105 mins.
MPAA Rating: RBox Office: $342,297.00
Genre: Drama

Cast:

Patricia Clarkson

Peter Sarsgaard

Campbell Scott

Ebon Moss-Bachrach

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Summary:
Robert Sandrich, a fledgling screenwriter who has been living on the fringes, writing spec script after spec script to no avail. His life changes when he is offered a million dollars for his latest and most personal work--"The Dying Gaul," the raw, autobiographical story of the death of his lover. But there's a catch--the studio thinks the project will be more commercially viable if Robert will only change the dead lover to a woman. Making the offer is Jeffrey, a smooth, ruthless and sexually avaricious studio executive who seduces Robert with the intoxicating Hollywood cocktail of power, money and sex. Jeffrey's wife, Elaine, a former screenwriter now ensconced in a Malibu villa with childr... Full Summary >>