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When the then-screenwriter presented what he wrote, the director wasn't pleased, according to Andy Sorkin, who added that Becker wanted the details to be written out. I had n’t written that much at the time, I ’d only written' A Few Good Men.' And I said, ‘ Boy, exactly what do you mean ? ’ And he said, ‘ Look, it’s easy, just go back to your hotel and write what you ’d like to see Nicole Kidman do.