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Robert Zemeckis

A whiz-kid with special effects, Robert is from the Spielberg camp of film-making (Steven Spielberg produced many of his films). Usually working with writing partner Bob Gale, Robert's earlier films show he has a talent for zany comedy (Romancing the Stone (1984), 1941 (1979)) and special effect vehicles (Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) and Back to... See full bio »

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 2011 Real Steel (executive producer)
 2011 Mars Needs Moms (producer)
 2009 A Christmas Carol (producer)
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 2007 The Reaping (producer)
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 2006 Last Holiday (executive producer)
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 2000 Cast Away (producer)
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 1996 Bordello of Blood (executive producer)
 1996 The Frighteners (executive producer)
 1995 Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight (executive producer)
 1992 Trespass (executive producer)
 1992 The Public Eye (executive producer)
 1992 Death Becomes Her (producer)
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I guess you can say, I have been remaking my student films forever. See more »


His father was of Lithuanian descent and his mother was of Italian ancestry. See more »


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