1 Biographical Movie |
3 Print Biographies |
9 Interviews |
11 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Peter Bogdonovich | Derek Thomas
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
[on making The Last Picture Show
(1971)] I hope I'm not repeating what happened to [Orson Welles
]. You know, make a successful serious film like this early and then spend the rest of my life in decline.
Something of a film historian, he set out to interview a good many of the important directors and stars from the "Golden Age of Hollywood", interviews later compiled in a series of books he released. While his "relationships" with some of his subjects were mere brief encounters, others turned into long-lasting friendships. Among the legends he befriended were Orson Welles
, Howard Hawks
Always seen wearing a neck scarf