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The Hours

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The Hours is Michael Cunningham's crystalline meditation on consciousness and identity, drawing on Virginia Woolf's 1925 novel, Mrs. Dalloway -- a postmodern masterpiece whose minimal action takes place on a single June day in postwar London.


The Hours progresses in fuguelike fashion: First we meet Clarissa Vaughan, a New York book editor dubbe

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Paperback, 144 pages
Published December 18th 2002 by Miramax Books (first published December 2002)
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Courtney Nolen
Oct 05, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Jus beautiful in every possible way. Read it in an afternoon it was so delicious
Mora Lee
Sep 12, 2009 rated it it was amazing
Brilliant. Surprisingly unique adaptation of Michael Cunningham's novel. Hard to believe that two male writers understand the woman's mind so well, and the intricacies of a woman's life regarding timeless controvercial issues.
Kellista
Dec 26, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Just as amazing as the book and movie. Obviously they differ but if you enjoy one and appreciate analyzing their differences, strengths and weaknesses, then you'll enjoy this script.
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Aug 14, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Brilliant adaptation of the book.
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Sir David Hare (born 5 June 1947) is an English playwright, screenwriter and theatre and film director. Most notable for his stage work, Hare has also enjoyed great success with films, receiving two Academy Award nominations for Best Adapted Screenplay for writing The Hours in 2002, based on the novel written by Michael Cunningham, and The Reader in 2008, based on the novel of the same name writte ...more
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