Barton, Barton, so glad you could make it. You know
Richard St. Claire...
Barton nods and looks at the woman.
dear boy, in honor of the occasion. Have you seen
Poppy here loved the play.
Loved it! What power!
Yeah, it was a corker.
Thanks, Richard, but I know for a fact the only fish
you've ever seen were tacked to a the wall of the yacht
Bravo! Nevertheless, we were all devastated.
I happen to have it with me.
Please Derek -
Do read it, do!
it's not a total waste.
Well we can enjoy your success, Barton, even if you can't.
Barton Fink (1991)
Synopsis: Set in 1941, an intellectual New York playwright Barton Fink (John Turturro) accepts an offer to write movie scripts in L.A. He finds himself with writer's block when required to do a B-movie script. His neighbor tries to help, but he continues to struggle as a bizarre sequence of events distracts him.