A Simple Twist of Fate1994

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A Simple Twist of Fate
Directed by:
Gillies MacKinnon

"A Simple Twist of Fate" (also known as "Zufalls-Dad, Der", "Strano scherzo del destino, Uno") is a Drama/Comedy film directed by Gillies MacKinnon, and written by Steve Martin, released on September 02 of 1994 in the USA . Steve Martin and Gabriel Byrne are starring, alongside Laura Linney, Catherine O'Hara, Alana Austin and Alyssa Austin.

A twist of fate brought them something wonderful... Each other!

Who is the director of "A Simple Twist of Fate":

A Simple Twist of Fate was directed by Gillies MacKinnon, a Scottish director.

Before A Simple Twist of Fate, Gillies MacKinnon had directed The Playboys, released in 1992. Since, he directed Regeneration, released in 1997, Hideous Kinky (1998).

What was the release date of "A Simple Twist of Fate":

A Simple Twist of Fate was first released on Friday, September 02, 1994, in the United States. Another film released on Friday, September 02, 1994 is There Goes My Baby (dir. Stephen Fisher and Floyd Mutrux). This was twenty-five (25) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, September 22, 1995 in the United Kingdom; Friday, November 04, 1994 in Spain and on Thursday, February 08, 1996 in Australia.

What is the casting of "A Simple Twist of Fate":

At the casting of A Simple Twist of Fate we find Steve Martin, previously seen in Leap of Faith (1992) and HouseSitter (1992); Gabriel Byrne (A Dangerous Woman (1993), Point of No Return (1993)); Laura Linney (Searching for Bobby Fischer (1993), Dave (1993)) [ more... ]

  • Danny Nelson and David Dwyer, Tom Even also appeared together in Fried Green Tomatoes, released in 1991.
  • Danny Nelson and David Dwyer, Ed Grady also appeared together in Paris Trout, released in 1991.
  • David Dwyer and Stephen Baldwin also worked together in Fled, released in 1996.

What is the Storyline of "A Simple Twist of Fate":

When high school music teacher Michael McCann discovers his wife is pregnant by another man, the couple divorce and Michael retreats into a life of solitude as a maker of finely crafted furniture in rural Virginia. Five years later, he lives in a small town, his only companion a valuable collection of gold coins. But his heart is set to be hurt again when Danny Newland, the unsavory younger brother of politician John Newland, crashes his brother's car outside the woods surrounding Michael's house. Desperate [...]

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