Directed music video for Michael Sembello: "Maniac"
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[on Mickey Rourke
] He fascinates me. I can't take my eyes off him because he's never doing nothing.
Lyne's Best Director Oscar nomination for
coincided with John Boorman
Hope and Glory
, Lasse Hallström
My Life as a Dog
(My Life as a Dog), Norman Jewison
and winner Bernardo Bertolucci
The Last Emperor
. This was the only instance in Oscar history where all 5 Best Director nominees were non-Americans [11 April 1988].
Often includes Labrador Retrievers in his films, such as Indecent Proposal and Fatal Attraction.