Stoltz actually dropped off the script to Lea Thompson, who was physically shaking from all of the bad reviews of the film Howard the Duck in which she had just played the lead role in.
She originally didn't want to star in the film because she feared she couldn't survive the humiliation of another flop.
Even the elder-tree bent down its bows into the water before him, and the sun shone warm and bright.
Masterson is likely a familiar face to both movie fans and television viewers.
It goes by many names, but for the purposes of this post, let’s call it “the myth of the ugly duckling.” You all read “The Ugly Duckling” when you were a kid, right? ), Hans Christian Andersen’s famous story is about an unattractive baby duck who is abused by all who meet him until finally, one glorious day, he realizes that he is actually a beautiful swan!
Here’s how Andersen’s story concludes: He had been persecuted and despised for his ugliness, and now he heard them say he was the most beautiful of all the birds.
Her influence on the emotional aspects of the script are still there.
I heard her explain this at a Q&A following a screening of Valley Girl.