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About a Boy

(2002)
The Shooting Script
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New in the acclaimed series - the new film starring Hugh Grant and Toni Collette, adapted from the acclaimed novel by Nick Hornby (High Fidelity). Coming from Universal Pictures in April 2002, produced by Tribeca Productions and Working Title Films. Based on Nick Hornby's popular novel, About A Boy is a comedy-drama starring Hugh Grant as Will, a rich, child-free and irresponsible Londoner in his thirties who, in search of available women, invents an imaginary son and starts attending single parent meetings. As a result of one of his liaisons, he meets Marcus, an odd 12-year-old boy with problems at school. Gradually, Will and Marcus become friends, and as Will teaches Marcus how to be a cool kid, Marcus helps Will to finally grow up. The cast also includes Toni Collette (Sixth Sense, Shaft), Rachel Weisz (The Mummy Returns, Sunshine), and Nicholas Hoult. 20 b/w photos.



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November 2002 : USA Paperback
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Title: About a Boy: The Shooting Script
Author(s): Peter Hedges, Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz
ISBN: 1-55704-571-2 / 978-1-55704-571-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dey Street Books
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April 2002 : USA Paperback

Title: About a Boy: The Shooting Script (Newmarket Shooting Script)
Author(s): Peter Hedges
ISBN: 1-55704-527-5 / 978-1-55704-527-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Newmarket Pr
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