Won 2 Oscars.
Another 11 wins & 11 nominations.
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"Big Jane". Paris: Editions Gallimard, 2001. ISBN 2070417603
2 Biographical Movies |
3 Print Biographies |
4 Interviews |
1 Article |
5' 5" (1.65 m)
Did You Know?
Films are home movies of your past.
In December 1981, he was signed to direct Footloose
(1984). Producer Daniel Melnick
warned him that if the film went ONE CENT over its budget of $7.5 million, Cimino would have to cover the expenses himself. The following month, just as the movie was about to begin shooting, he asked Melnick to let him rewrite the script for an additional $250 thousand...AND to delay the start date until Cimino ...
Controversial subject matter (the Russian Roulette games set up by the Vietnamese in The Deer Hunter
(1978), the negative stereotyping of the Chinese in Year of the Dragon
(1985), the heroic portrayal of Italian criminal Salvatore Giuliano in The Sicilian