You know what, Nicola, you're
(picking up her last piece
Here, let me help you with that.
(holding the door for her)
don't deserve you. This film
doesn't deserve you. Frankly, it
deserves much, much better. The
reason it's not working is because
you're not about the work.
Nicola is stunned.
(to the limo driver)
To Hell, please.
(to the crew)
What are you looking at? Get back
INT. BEDROOM - "SUNRISE, SUNSET" - NIGHT
Jack... are you there?
A NUN enters.
No, it's alright. Please, let him
The nun withdraws. Hal holds his face in his hands, almost
(a glance to heaven)
What kind of cruel God is it that
would take you away from me?
Synopsis: A contemporary satire on Hollywood, "Simone" is the story of disillusioned producer Viktor Taransky (Al Pacino), who creates the first totally believable synthetic actress, Simone. However, swept up by her instant success, including a major singing career, the producer cannot bear to admit his fraud to the world or himself.