He mad a 27-minute, 16mm short film called "The Abyss".
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[on The Texas Chainsaw Massacre remake] It didn't have the context of the times but it was effective in its own way - in particular the scene where the group of friends approach the house and all you see is Jessica Biel's ass. I loved that.
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.".