Stephen Smith, host of Bright Ideas, talks with playwright Christopher Hampton. They discuss Hampton's long career and his new work, "Appomattox."
Also a screenwriter, Hampton won the Oscar for "Dangerous Liaisons" and was nominated for "Atonement."
Hampton visited Minnesota for a festival of his plays at the Guthrie Theater.
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