TITLE

'Venus' in transit at WB

AUTHOR(S)
Fleming, Michael
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;12/22/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 55, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the acquisition of Warner Independent Pictures to the production rights of the film "One Thing Always," the adaptation of Shirley Hazzard's novel "The Transit of Venus" in the U.S. Terms in the acquisition deal; Overview on the story line; Citation of the screenwriter.
ACCESSION #
11815846

 

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