Novel: "Big Jane". Paris: Editions Gallimard, 2001. ISBN 2070417603
2 Biographical Movies
3 Print Biographies
5' 5" (1.65 m)
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I'm not revisiting the past, like Francis Coppola, re-cutting
29 times. Why do you think Francis is re-cutting Apocalypse? He's dried up. I'm going forward; he's going backward.
In 1981, he wrote "Proud Dreamer," a screenplay about the life of gangster Frank Costello. CBS turned the script down because he asked for too much money to shoot it; the film was never produced. Rumor has it that Cimino sold this screenplay elsewhere, and that it ultimately became the movie
, but that remains unsubstantiated.
Characters disillusioned with the American Dream (
The Deer Hunter