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129 Ratings

The Hoax

Directed by Lasse Hallström
United States, 2006
Comedy, Drama


In what would cause a fantastic media frenzy, Clifford Irving sells his bogus biography of Howard Hughes to a premiere publishing house in the early 1970s.

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The Hoax Directed by Lasse Hallström

Critics reviews

The cynical postmodernist lessons of The Hoax are… that shallow media types (as opposed to clear, no-bullshit thinkers like the rest of us) are dying to be fooled, that all of us are hustlers, and that none of us really knows the truth anyway.
April 06, 2007
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