Directed commercial "Lucky Star" for Mercedes-Benz, which took the form of a film trailer for a purported (but non-existent) thriller featuring Academy Award-winner Benicio Del Toro
in the lead.
2 Biographical Movies |
14 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
6 Interviews |
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[on how important the use of widescreen (1:2.35) is to him] Very. It's important to me for two reasons. One, because this [The Keep
(1983)] is an expressionistic movie that intends to sweep its audience away - be very big, to have them transport themselves into this dream-reality so that they're in those landscapes, there with the characters. You can't sweep people away in 1:1.85 and mono. Also, ...
Has an impressive knowledge of criminality and police procedures gained through empirical research in law enforcement.
Often a character takes a carefully aimed shot in Mann's movies: Lt. Vincent Hanna in Heat
(1995) shoots Michael Cheritto after the bank heist. In Collateral
(2004) Vincent shoots at the night club Peter Lim. Sonny Crockett shoots in Miami Vice
(2006) during the boatyard shootout Coleman. And Gina Calabrese shoots the tattooed 'Aryan Brother' to rescue Trudy Joplin. Hawkeye in the The Last of the