Directed "The Real Thing" on Broadway. Written by Tom Stoppard
. Won Tony Award for Best Director.
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[on firing Mandy Patinkin
during making of Heartburn
(1986)] I loved Mandy then, and I love him now. It was awful to have to replace him, but on film I couldn't see the chemistry I wanted. I don't know how many days it was, but to save the damn thing, I had to move fast to get Jack [Nicholson]. Mandy was, of course, devastated, and I've felt awful about it all my life.
Two of his films are on the American Film Institute's 100 Most Inspiring Movies of All time. They are Working Girl
(1988) at #87 and Silkwood
(1983) at #66.
Often includes extremely long starting and/or ending shots taken from high in the air, for example Working Girl
(1988) and Angels in America