(1972) Book: "Transcendental Style in Film: Ozu, Bresson, Dreyer (ISBN 0-306-80335-6).
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5' 8" (1.73 m)
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[on the character of Travis Bickle in
] When I set out to write the script I thought it was about loneliness. As I wrote it I realized it was about something a little different and more interesting: self-imposed loneliness, a syndrome of behavior that reinforces itself. And the touchstones of that kind of behavior are all kinds of contradictory impulses...
Exorcist: The Beginning
, but his final print was rejected for not being gory enough. He was fired and replaced by Renny Harlin
, who re-shot almost 90% of the film. Schrader receives no credit in the final film. However, Morgan Creek Pictures did a limited release of the original version of the movie,
Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist
in May 20, 2005. The DVD was released in October 25, 2005.
Usually writes and directs stories about men who fall into desperation as their world crumbles around them.