THE CIDER HOUSE RULES. Screenplay Adapted from His Novel.
New York/Los Angeles: Miramax, 1999. First edition thus 133 page screenplay, consisting of 8 1/2 x 11 mechanically reproduced sheets pinned into the studio wrappers, sent out to SAG (Screen Actors Guild) members to facilitate voting, for the Academy Awards. Letter from SAG laid in with screening times and places. The film won Oscars for Michael Caine (Best Supporting Actor) and John Irving (Best Screenplay Based on Previously Published material (his novel)). One of the great films that concerns Homer (Tobey Maguire), who is an orphan in remote St. Cloud, Maine. Never adopted, he becomes the favorite of orphanage director Dr. Larch (Michael Caine), who imparts his full medical knowledge on Homer, who becomes a skilled, albeit unlicensed, physician. The film was directed by Lasse Hallstrom. Fine Paperback (Item ID: ESB11192)