|2003||Chicago International Film Festival||Audience Award||Pieces of April||Won|
|2003||Independent Spirit Awards||Best Screenplay||Pieces of April||Nominated|
|2003||Independent Spirit Awards||John Cassavetes Award||Pieces of April||Nominated|
|2002||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Adapted Screenplay||About a Boy||Nominated|
|2002||Writers Guild of America||Best Adapted Screenplay||About a Boy||Nominated|
'The Odd Life of Timothy Green' is more than just a movie about a boy who grows from the garden -- it's a film about love, family and finding beauty in everyday, mundane life. Starring Jennifer Garner, Joel Edgerton and relative...
by Peter Hall
The name Peter Hedges may not be instantly recognizable, but his film's certainly are. (Or at least should be.) Hedges is the writer behind What's Eating Gilbert Grape, About a Boy, Pieces of April and Dan in Real Life, the last...
by Patrick Walsh
In my review of Dan in Real Life on Friday, I mentioned what an excellent writer I find Peter Hedges to be. He wrote my favorite novel, What's Eating Gilbert Grape, as well as the screenplay for the Johnny Depp adaptation. He...