A Knight's Tale (Paperback)
The Shooting Script
Newmarket Press, 9781557044846, 168pp.
Publication Date: April 26, 2001
This unlikely romantic adventure, set in Europe in the fourteenth century and filmed mostly in Prague, was written, produced, and directed by Academy Award-winner Brian Helgeland (co-writer/co-producer of L.A. Confidential), and stars Heath Ledger (The Patriot), Mark Addy (The Full Monty), and Rufus Sewell (Bless the Child, Cold Comfort Farm). sA Knight's Tale is the rousing story of fearless squire William Thatcher (Heath Ledger), softhearted Roland (Mark Addy), hot-headed Wat (Alan Tudyk), Kate the blacksmith (Laura Fraser), an itinerant writer named Geoff Chaucer (Paul Bettany), an exceedingly fair maiden (Shannyn Sossamon), and archrival Count Adhemar (Rufus Sewell). This unique Newmarket Shooting Script edition includes the film's complete shooting script, an introduction written exclusively for this edition by screenwriter/director Brian Helgeland, an exclusive 24-page color photo album, and full film credits.