Focus ready to sow seeds of 'Gardener'

Dawtrey, Adam
November 2003
Daily Variety;11/10/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 26, p1
Trade Publication
Reports that Fernando Meirelles will direct an adaptation of John le Carre's thriller "The Constant Gardener" for Focus Features. Brief overview of the movie; Casts; Plot.


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