Polish film director Andrzej Wajda has received an Honorary Oscar, an Honorary Golden Bear (Berlin International Film Festival), and the Palme d’Or (the highest prize awarded at the Cannes Film Festival) for his over 60 year work in the Polish film industry. Four of his films have been nominated for Best Foreign Film Oscars (The […]
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Starting out in Hollywood as a writer, Curtis Hanson had some minor successes with his screenplays and eventually with the movies he directed. But, it wasn’t until 1992’s sleeper hit, The Hand that Rocks the Cradle, that he became a director with his pick of projects. In 1997, he picked a life changing project with […]
Known to most of us from the hit and long-running crime TV show Law and Order, where Hill played curmudgeonly fair district attorney Adam Schiff, Hill’s acting career goes back decades and covers early television, a recurring role on Mission: Impossible, and a variety of movies. Billy Bathgate Brighton Beach Memoirs A Child is Waiting […]
Starring in some of the most iconic comedies of all time, Wilder first made a name for himself with dramatic roles on Broadway and on television. Enter writer/director Mel Brooks with this film The Producers in 1968 to seal Wilder’s comic fate forever. He proceeded to star in two more of Brooks’ films, Blazing Saddles […]