Trivia: When this film was nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay at the 75th Academy Awards, the fictitious Donald Kaufman was nominated. This was the first time an Academy Award nomination was given to a fictional character.

Trivia: The "technology vs. horse" scenario that Donald tells Charlie he is putting in his screenplay was done in the movie 'True Lies'. Technology won, by the way.

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Continuity mistake: When the police officer drives by the two cars of the orchid stealers they are in the shade. When he stops and looks back the sun is shining on the cars, also when he gets out and walks over. (00:07:40)


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Charlie Kaufman: You and I share the same DNA. Is there anything more lonely than that?

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