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"Lady in the Water: A Bedtime Story" - Author. Little, Brown & Co. ISBN 0316017345
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Manoj Night Shyamalan
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Did You Know?
[on his legacy as a filmmaker] After I made _Wide Awake_, the critics said I was worthless. A year later I released The Sixth Sense
(1999) and the same critics called me a master. A year later I released Unbreakable
(2000) and they called me pretentious. Then I released Signs
(2002) and they said I was the next Spielberg. After Lady in the Water
(2006) they said I was an egomaniac and a charlatan...
Films often use an event from the main character's past as a major connection to what is happening in the present (the Vincent Gray case in The Sixth Sense
(1999), the car crash in Unbreakable
(2000), the death of the wife in Signs