THE CAST INCLUDES
(Oscar Winner - Best Actor) ( L.A. CONFIDENTIAL, THE NEGOTIATOR,
PAY IT FORWARD, A TIME TO KILL, KPAX)
Bening (nominated for Best Actress) (THE GRIFTERS, POSTCARDS
FROM THE EDGE, GUILTY BY SUSPICION, and REGARDING HENRY)
Thora Birch (PATRIOT GAMES, CLEAR AND PRESENT DANGER, MONKEY
TROUBLE, and GHOST WORLD)
The cast also includes... Wes Bently, Mena Suvari, Peter
Gallagher, Allison Janney, Chris
Cooper, Scott Bakula, Sam Robards, and Barry Del Sherman.
ABOUT THE PRODUCERS
Bruce Cohen - Has been involved with producing films since
the mid 1980's. Some of the films that he was a producer / executive
producer on were: "The Flintstones," "To Wong Foo
- Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar" and "Mouse Hunt."
Dan Jinks - A relative new comer to producing, who also
produced "The Bone Collector," "Nothing To Lose,"
and "Down With Love."
NOTES & TRIVA
Conrad L. Hall won the Oscar for Best Cinematography. This
was his second Oscar win. Hall won his first Oscar for "Butch
Cassidy and the Sundance Kid." He also received Oscar nominations
for his camera work in " Saboteur: Code Name Morituri ,"
"The Professionals," "In Cold Blood,""The
Day of the Locust," "Tequila Sunrise," and "Searching
for Bobby Fischer."
Alan Ball - won the Oscar for Best Original Screenplay,
and was a co-producer on the film as well. He went on to be an executive
producer for the film, "The Parlor." Ball has written
for some T.V. series shows - "Cybil," "Grace Under
Fire" and "Six Feet Under." Ball also is a succesful
executive producer for Television shows: ("Cybill," "Oh
Grow Up, " and "Six Feet Under.")
Thomas Newman - wrote the marvelous musical score. He comes
from a long line of musicians and composers, and earned a masters
in music composition Keyboard from Yale University, He started his
successful career in composing musical scores for films in 1984. (His
musical scores in films include: "Fried Green Tomatoes,"
"Scent of A Woman," "The Green Mile," "Erin
Brockovich," and "In the Bedroom."
Original Screenplay (*)