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?
When Marieke mails the letter, there is a very short close-up, where you can read the address of Juan del Campo, meaning "John of the Field", living in Plaza de la Mierda, meaning "Shit Plaza". 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
I'm not a shoe-maker, and I don't work for slobs off the street. I work with people that I know. You can leave now.
It's a circular problem.
Now, do I have to knock your ass down the stairs?
No, no. Gentlemen. Um, we'll be staying at the Carlyle until, uh, Sunday. Think it over.
Watch your fingers.
[Harry slams the door shut as they leave