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THE SPANISH PRISONER

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Directed by David Mamet
United States, 1997
Thriller, Drama

Synopsis

Joe is a corporate engineer who invented a very lucrative process that is not yet patented. When his boss hesitates to pay him for it, Joe makes a new friend in wealthy Jimmy. However, an FBI agent warns Joe not to trust Jimmy. It’s hard to tell who’s conning who — and the game is just beginning.

Synopsis

Joe is a corporate engineer who invented a very lucrative process that is not yet patented. When his boss hesitates to pay him for it, Joe makes a new friend in wealthy Jimmy. However, an FBI agent warns Joe not to trust Jimmy. It’s hard to tell who’s conning who — and the game is just beginning.

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The Spanish PrisonerDirected byDavid Mamet

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Awards & Festivals

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Sundance Film Festival
1998
Independent Spirit Awards
1999 | Nominee: Best Screenplay

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