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Pieces of April: The Shooting Script

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The biggest sale of the Sundance Film Festival, now coming from United Artists in September 2003, starring Katie Holmes, Patricia Clarkson, Oliver Platt, and Derek Luke#151;IPieces of April/I marks the directorial debut of Oscar#174;-nominated screenwriter, playwright, and novelist Peter Hedges (IAbout a Boy, What's Eating Gilbert Grape, A Map of the World/I).Including an ...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published September 8th 2003 by Newmarket Press (first published September 2003)
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Jan 13, 2008 Darrell rated it it was ok
Katie Holmes doesn't really do it for me - saw the preview so many times that i say her mouthing her character's words as i read this
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I really enjoyed Hedges commentary at the end of the book on his process of writing and directing.
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Peter Hedges is an American novelist, screenwriter, and film director. His novel What's Eating Gilbert Grape was adapted into a critically acclaimed movie of the same title, which launched his film career.

In 2002 he received an Academy Award nomination for Best Adapted Screenplay for About a Boy. In the same year, he wrote and directed Pieces of April, starring Katie Holmes, which he dedicated to
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