Lathe of Heaven (film)

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Lathe of Heaven
Lathe of heaven.jpg
Written by Ursula K. Le Guin (Novel)
Alan Sharp (Screenplay)
Directed by Philip Haas
Starring James Caan
Lukas Haas
Lisa Bonet
Theme music composer Angelo Badalamenti
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Production
Producer(s) Mark Winemaker
Editor(s) Jean-François Bergeron
Running time 91 mins.
Release
Original network A&E
Original release October 29, 2002 (DVD)

Lathe of Heaven is a 2002 television film based on the similarly named science fiction novel by Ursula K. Le Guin and a remake of the 1980 adaptation. It was produced for the A&E network in 2002 and directed by Philip Haas. It was nominated for the 2003 Saturn Award for Best Single Program Presentation.[1]

Synopsis[edit]

Lathe of Heaven stars James Caan, Lukas Haas, and Lisa Bonet. Unlike the 1980 adaptation, it discards a significant portion of the plot, some minor characters, and much of the philosophical underpinnings of the book.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lathe of Heaven". Variety. Retrieved 2009-08-09. [dead link]

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