48 wins & 27 nominations.
See more awards »
Directed music video for Bob Dylan:
"Things Have Changed" (2000)
5 Interviews |
1 Article |
Edward Collins | Curtis Lee Hanson
6' 1" (1.85 m)
Did You Know?
For me, all good stories are about awareness. Self-awareness and lack of it, of how you get there and how you might fail to get there. Even Don Siegel
's Invasion of the Body Snatchers
(1956) is about that to a degree. People discover who they are and what they're all about by meeting their doppelgängers. I have deliberately tried to mix it up in my movies, because I enjoy visiting different ...
After dropping out of high school in his senior year, he became the entertainment editor for the Cal State L.A. campus newspaper, despite the fact that he was not a student there. His uncle owned a magazine called "Cinema", where Hanson worked as a gofer and eventually became editor and art director. He interviewed many Hollywood legends, including John Ford
, Vincente Minnelli
, William Wyler
Characters in his films often reference or are seen watching movies from the Golden Age of cinema.