In commemoration of the 25th Anniversary of Frank Darabont’s classic film, “The Shawshank Redemption,” as well as the 20th Anniversary of Darabont’s next film, “The Green Mile,” Gauntlet Press is proud to announce the publication of Hope and Miracles: “The Shawshank Redemption” and “The Green Mile” (Two Screenplays by Frank Darabont). The book is edited by noted Stephen King authority Tyson Blue.
Available in both signed limited and two traycased lettered editions, Hope and Miracles will include:
— Frank Darabont’s screenplays for both films
— A new Introduction by Richard Christian Matheson
— Introductions to each film by Darabont and Stephen King
— Behind-the-scenes photographs and storyboards
— Cast and Crew listings for both films
— A profile of the late Michael Clarke Duncan
— Essays on both films by Darabont and Tyson Blue
— Reflective essays and interviews by noted directors Josh Boone, Mick Garris, Gregory Nicotero and James Cole
— Cover art by Drew Struzan
Added to this, Frank Darabont has gone through his personal archives, allowing us to include photographs never before released.
All editions are signed by Frank Darabont and Tyson Blue.
In addition to the previously mentioned signatures, the traycased lettered edition is signed by Richard Christian Matheson, Josh Boone, Mick Garris, Gregory Nicotero, Stephen Spignesi, Constantine Nasr, James Cole, and cover artist Drew Struzan.
In addition to the previously mentioned signatures, the traycased PLATINUM lettered edition is signed by Stephen King, Tom Hanks, and Morgan Freeman.
The total shipping costs for the lettered editions of the titles are as follows:
Domestic insurance is $39 PLUS postage
Foreign insurance is $52 PLUS postage
WAITING LIST FOR PLATINUM LETTERED EDITION
While we are currently sold out of the Platinum Lettered edition it is possible that a customer will decide against purchasing the book. We are creating a waiting list for those customers who want a copy of the book if it becomes available. Order as you normally would. Please used a credit card. Your card will NOT be charged while you are on the waiting list. If a book becomes available we will contact you BEFORE charging your card to make sure you are still interested.
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“This wonderfully packed passion project is a guaranteed standout out for any collector’s bookshelf…Thanks to this book, the magic and relevance of these two quiet psychological masterpieces, beautifully packaged in a printed time capsule, provide examples of hope amidst tragedy in a time when such things are needed today like never before.” — Rick Hipson, Rue Morgue Magazine
“Hope and Miracles is a massive volume from Gauntlet Press that reproduces Frank Darabont’s screenplays of The Green Mile and The Shawshank Redemption… For students of film or fans of Darabont’s adaptations, there’s a lot to be found here.” —Bev Vincent, Cemetery Dance: News From The Dead Zone
“Beautiful book. So happy the correct font/presentation was retained for the scripts. All the bonus material and photos are a treasure!” —Josh Boone, director of The Fault in Our Stars and The New Mutants