1 Biographical Movie |
5 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
1 Interview |
6 Articles |
6' 3" (1.91 m)
Did You Know?
There are two things I will never do in my life. I will never climb Mount Everest, and I will never work with Val Kilmer
again. There isn't enough money in the world. - in Premiere magazine, April 1997. (Frankenheimer directed the 1996 film The Island of Dr. Moreau
(1996), which starred Val Kilmer
, with whom he reportedly had personal differences.)
The camera-work of most directors in "The Golden Age" of TV drama was static, reflecting most TV directors' backgrounds in the theater, who typically used blocking more appropriate for a stage production. Frankenhiemer was one of the first TV directors to use multiple camera angles, a moving camera, quick editing, and close-ups.
Unusual camera angles and blocking techniques