Author:Schrader, Leonard


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Kiss of the Spider Woman: The Screenplay

By: Schrader, Leonard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston/London, Faber and Faber: (c.1987)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24035

ISBN: 0-572-12993-5

Condition: Fine

[a lovely, as-new copy]. Trade PB (B&W photographs) The screenplay for the acclaimed 1985 film, based on the novel by Manuel Puig, about "two men -- one a political prisoner, the other a homosexual window dresser -- [who] share a Latin American jail cell" and despite seemingly having nothing in common, find a way "to help each other survive the abuse and terror of prison." The book also includes an essay on independent filmmaking by David Weisman, producer of the movie, which received four Academy Award nominations. (William Hurt won the Best Actor Oscar for his performance.) View more info