(Early 1970s) He wrote several unproduced screenplays: "The Bodyguard", "The Bogus Kingdom", "Cry Full, Whisper Empty in the Same Breath", "Maggie's Eyes", "Pals", "Sad Blues", "Sinsilver" and "Till Young Men Exit".
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[on the difference between filmmaking and painting] Movies are a vision dependent upon 300 or 400 people to accomplish it. So there's great compromising. And so much is lost in the translation. So when you get up there, it's maybe 40% of the way you envisaged it. Because of the finance thing, and the actor doesn't interpret it properly. Or the director isn't on form that day and he missed the ...
According to Anthony Holden's "Behind the Oscar" (New York: Simon & Shuster, 1993), the great Frank Capra
was enlisted in the Oscar campaign for the original Rocky
(1976). Capra was quoted as saying, "I think it's the best picture in the last ten years. It's got my vote for the Oscars all the way down the line."
Roles as John Rambo and Rocky Balboa