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Ghost the Musical, Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, Broadway, Manhattan, NY
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The script idea for Jacob's Ladder
(1990) began as a dream: A subway late at night; I am traveling through the bowels of New York City. There are very few people on the train. A terrible loneliness grips me. The train pulls into the station and I get off. The platform is deserted. I walk to the nearest exit, and discover the gate is locked. A feeling of terrible despair begins to pulse through me...
In 1984, on the same day Bruce and his wife sold their Illinois home, two weeks before they were to leave for LA, Bruce's LA agent called and said he would no longer represent him because his work was "too metaphysical and nobody wanted to make movies about ghosts." Bruce was devastated, but his wife was not. "So we ended up moving to Hollywood with no money, and within a week I had a house and ...