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Paul's schemes become highbrow legend – anecdotal accounts of which are bantered about at their cocktail parties.

In the end, Paul has a profound effect on the many individuals who encounter him, linking them in their shared experience.

However, the next morning Flan and Ouisa discover that they've been had; Paul is actually a con artist from the streets who has been pulling the wool over the eyes of many of their friends -- and his actions are beginning to have serious consequences.

John Guare adapted the script from his own successful stage play; the supporting cast includes Ian Mc Kellen, Mary Beth Hurt, Bruce Davison, and Heather Graham.

Beyond the attraction of talking Paul into getting...

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