A miraculous triumph of art over the buck. -- Stephen King, from his introduction
Excellent ...the added value sets this book apart from other published scripts and makes it a worthy read. -- Creative Screenwriting
Frank Darabont, with this one work, declares himself a special talent. -- Gene Siskel, Chicago Tribune
Intriguing...Genuine insights and anecdotes on a film already considered by many to be a true classic. -- Fade In
About the Author
Frank Darabont's first two feature films received Best Picture Academy Award® nominations: The Shawshank Redemption (1994) and The Green Mile (1999). Other film and TV projects include The Majestic (2001), The Mist (2007), and AMC's The Walking Dead, among many others.
Stephen King is the author of more than fifty books, all of them worldwide bestsellers. Among his most recent are 11/22/63, Under the Dome, and the Dark Tower novels Cell, From a Buick 8, Everything's Eventual, Hearts in Atlantis, The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon, and Bag of Bones. His acclaimed nonfiction book, On Writing, was also a bestseller. He is the recipient of the 2003 National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. He lives in Bangor, Maine, with his wife, novelist Tabitha King.