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Release Date: August 7th, 2009

PG-13|1 hr 41 min

Plot Summary
Paul (Paul Giamatti), an actor, is having trouble preparing for the title role in Chekhov's "Uncle Vanya." A magazine article puts him in touch with Dr. Flintstein, who specializes in the extraction and exchange of souls. Paul receives the essence of a Russian poet and is a rousing success onstage, but offstage, his new soul is taking over his life. A black-market courier named Nina (Dina Korzun) joins forces with Paul on a journey to Russia to find his lost soul.

Cast: Paul Giamatti, Dina Korzun, Emily Watson, David Strathairn, Lauren Ambrose, Katheryn Winnick, Boris Kievsky, Oksana Lada

Director: Sophie Barthes

Genres: Comedy drama, Science fiction

Production Co: Journeyman Pictures, Touchy Feely Films

Distributors: Samuel Goldwyn Company

Keywords: Transformation, Engaging, Quest, Amusing, Doctor, New York City, 2000s, Temptation, Emotional, Offbeat

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