Began film magazine, "Projections"
3 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
4 Interviews |
2 Articles |
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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[on his failed attempt at bringing writer J.R.R. Tolkien
's "Lord of the Rings" to the screen] Everything I learned, the technical problems I had to resolve in planning for "The Lord Of The Rings", I applied to Excalibur
(1981). That was my recompense.
Said he cast Nicol Williamson
and Helen Mirren
as Merlin and Morgana, respectively, against both their protests, in Excalibur
(1981) because he thought their real-life dislike for each other would give their scenes more of an edge.
Dream sequences with surreal or psychedelic imagery.