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PG-13| 1 hr. 57 min.

Plot Summary
A contemporary satire on Hollywood, "Simone" is the story of disillusioned producer Viktor Taransky (Al Pacino), who creates the first totally believable synthetic actress, Simone. However, swept up by her instant success, including a major singing career, the producer cannot bear to admit his fraud to the world or himself.

Cast: Al Pacino , Catherine Keener , Pruitt Taylor Vince , Jay Mohr , Jason Schwartzman , Stanley Anderson , Evan Rachel Wood , Daniel Von Bargen

Director: Andrew Niccol

Genres: Comedy drama, Fantasy

Distributor: New Line Cinema

Simone (2002)

Release Date: August 23rd, 2002|1 hr. 57 min.

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  • 50
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Writer-director Andrew Niccol -- gets this Hollywood satire off to a rousing start. But the middle flattens, despite Pacino firing on all cylinders. And the end just nose-dives into something silly and, worse, sentimental. show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    As the man who made the monster and now has to live with it, Pacino's a blast. show more

  • 63
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    A worthy, if flawed, piece of entertainment. show more

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