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Bringing the Story of a New Zealand Murder to the Big Screen

We feature interviews with two people involved with the film "Heavenly Creatures." New Zealand director and writer Peter Jackson and co-screenwriter Frances Walsh. They have collaborated on two other films, "Dead Alive" a horror-movie spoof and "Meet The Feebles," a zombie film -- both of which have a cult following in their home country.

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Other segments from the episode on December 22, 1994

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, December 22, 1994: Interview with Anne Perry; Interview with Peter Jackson and Frances Walsh; Review of the film "Little Women."

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