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The Player (1992)

R
124 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

A Hollywood studio executive is being sent death threats by a writer whose script he rejected, but which one?
Writer
Michael Tolkin (screenplay) (novel "The Player")
Cinematographer
Jean L├ępine (as Jean Lepine)
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$8,000,000
Opening weekend
$302,216
Gross (US & Canada)
$21,706,101
Gross (World)
$21,706,101
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Release date
May 8, 1992 (United States)

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7.5 / 10 | 50,390 votes