Harry Donovan is an art forger who paints fake Rembrandt picture for five hundred thousand dollars. The girl he meets and gets into bed with, in Paris, Marieke, turns out to be an art expert, who Harry's clients are using to check the counterfeit picture he painted.
Harry Donovan is a master in the art of deception... trapped in a lie so perfect even the truth can't save him.
Did You Know?
There is a scene in this movie where Harry Donovan (Jason Patric) finds out about the death of his father (Rod Steiger
) from heart failure in a newspaper clipping. The date of death given was Tuesday, July 9. Rod Steiger died five years later on Tuesday, July 9, 2002 of pneumonia and kidney failure. See more
There is no place all over Spain called 'Villa Perdita'. In fact, 'Perdita' has no meaning as a Spanish word. The correct spelling is 'perdida', that means 'lost'. See more
Do you think the garbageman ain't in it for the money? 'Cause he sure as hell ain't in it for the garbage.