Winged Creatures
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Directed by Rowan Woods
Produced by Robert Salerno
Written by Roy Freirich
Music by Kate Beckinsale

Dakota Fanning
Guy Pearce
Forest Whitaker
Jennifer Hudson
Jackie Earle Haley

Cinematography Eric Alan Edwards
Studio Meg Reticker
Release date July 31, 2009
Running time 100 minutes
Country United States

Winged Creatures (released as Fragments in DVDs) is a 2008 crime film directed by Rowan Woods. It is an adaptation of Roy Freirich's novel Winged Creatures. The film stars Kate Beckinsale, Dakota Fanning, Josh Hutcherson, Guy Pearce, Forest Whitaker, Jennifer Hudson, Jackie Earle Haley, Jeanne Tripplehorn and Embeth Davidtz. It was released on DVD by Peace Arch Entertainment in the United States on August 4, 2009, as Fragments.


While in a restaurant, Carla Davenport, the restaurant cashier; Charlie Archenault, a driving-school teacher; Bruce Laraby, an emergency room physician; Annie Hagen, her father, and her best friend, Jimmy Jasperson suddenly hear gun shots. Annie, her father, and Jimmy retreat under a table as a suicidal gunman shoots several people (including Annie's father) and then himself. The film shows the aftermath as these six traumatized people struggle to regain their trust in the ordinary world.


  • Dakota Fanning as Annie Hagen
  • Josh Hutcherson as Jimmy Jasperson
  • Forest Whitaker as Charlie Archenault
  • Guy Pearce as Dr. Bruce Laraby
  • Kate Beckinsale as Carla Davenport
  • Jeanne Tripplehorn as Doris Hagen
  • Jennifer Hudson as Kathy Archenault
  • Jackie Earle Haley as Bob Jasperson
  • Walton Goggins as Zack
  • Embeth Davidtz as Jo Laraby
  • Troy Garity as Ron Alber
  • Robin Weigert as Lydia Jasperson
  • Andrew Fiscella as Numbers Man
  • Jaimz Woolvett as the Swedish Cook
  • Hayley McFarland as Lori Carline


It received mixed, but mostly negative reviews from critics.