7 wins & 3 nominations.
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(TV Mini-Series) (1 episode)
(TV Series) (1 episode)
(replaced by John Cardos, uncredited)
He mad a 27-minute, 16mm short film called "The Abyss".
5' 7" (1.70 m)
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[on horror] You've got to send a physical sensation through and not let them off the hook. I like to make it faster and faster and faster and pumping and banging until I get into you.
Was originally offered the script for Steven Spielberg
's E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
(1982) but turned it down. Spielberg then suggested Hooper direct Poltergeist
(1982), a project he had written himself and had planned on directing. Hooper took the job and Spielberg himself directed "E.T.".