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Walter L. Hill II | Thomas Lee
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I very purposely -- more and more so every time I do a script -- give characters no back story. The way you find out about these characters is by watching what they do, the way they react to stress, the way they react to situations and confrontations. In that way, character is revealed through drama rather than being explained through dialogue.
He was attached to direct Dick Tracy
(1990) in the 1980s with Joel Silver
producing. Pre-production had progressed as far as set building, but the film was stalled when artistic control issues arose with Warren Beatty
. Hill wanted to make the film violent and realistic, while Beatty envisioned a stylized homage to the 1930s comic strip. The actor also reportedly wanted $5 million plus fifteen ...
At least one character in many of his films drives a Sky BlueCadillac Convertible. e.g. _48 Hours (1982)_, Brewster's Millions
(1985), _RedHeat (1988)_