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(screenplay - as Derek Saunders)
Ghost the Musical, Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, Broadway, Manhattan, NY
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Did You Know?
[on being offered to write the script for Deadly Friend
(1986) ] At first I said, 'I can't write that. I have integrity. I didn't come to Hollywood to make horror films.' The next morning, as I was meditating and feeling very smug about turning down the job, I heard [my deceased meditation teacher] Rudi's voice in my head, as clear as could be. He said, 'You schmuck! There's more integrity in ...
Bruce's script, The George Dunlap Tape, was rewritten and produced in 1983 as Brainstorm
(1983) with Christopher Walken
and Natalie Wood
(in her last film). Bruce borrowed money to go to the LA premiere of Brainstorm. While in LA, he had lunch with his NYU classmate Brian De Palma
who advised if he wanted a career in LA he had to move there. "I had heard that a thousand times and never wanted to ...