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The Hoax

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The Hoax

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
116 minutes
Limited Release Date:
04/06/07
Wide Release Date:
04/13/07
performer:
Hope Davis, Richard Gere, Alfred Molina, Julie Delpy, Stanley Tucci, Eli Wallach
director:
Lasse Hallstrom
distributor:
Miramax
author:
William Wheeler
genre:
Drama

We gave it a C

A quick-witted Richard Gere is terrific in this snappy, plugged-in scam saga as real-life hoaxer Clifford Irving, who sold the phony memoirs of Howard Hughes to a gullible publisher for the equivalent of 1971 megabucks.