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Steven Bach (1938–2009)

Steven Bach was born on April 29, 1938 in Pocatello, Idaho, USA. He was a producer and writer, known for Final Cut: The Making and Unmaking of Heaven's Gate (2004), Marlene Dietrich: Shadow and Light (1996) and Dumb and Dumber To (2014). He was married to Werner Rohr. He died on March 25, 2009 in Arlington, Vermont, USA. See full bio »

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 1977 Mr. Billion (producer)
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 2004 Final Cut: The Making and Unmaking of Heaven's Gate (Documentary) (book "Final Cut: Dreams and Disaster in the Making of Heaven's Gate")
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 2014 Dumb and Dumber To (writer: "Alive")
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 1996 Marlene Dietrich: Shadow and Light (TV Movie documentary) (consultant)
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 2008 Media City (TV Series)
- Stephen Bach on Leni Riefenstahl (2008) ... Himself
 2004 Final Cut: The Making and Unmaking of Heaven's Gate (Documentary)
Himself (as Stephen Bach)
 1999 E! Mysteries & Scandals (TV Series documentary)
- Marlene Dietrich (1999) ... Himself
 1996 Marlene Dietrich: Shadow and Light (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Dietrich Biographer
 1988 Talking Pictures (TV Series documentary)
- Hollywood Now (1988) ... Himself

Personal Details

Other Works:

Biography: "Marlene Dietrich: Life and Legends", 1992. See more »

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3 Articles | 3 Pictorials | See more »

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Stephen Bach

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Personal Quote:

Heaven's Gate (1980) left few viewers merely cold. There was something else there that aroused antipathy in many, and the anger of the critics is still discernible in their condemnations of it (whether they are right or wrong). That something else, I think, is a pervasive nihilism that runs through the film from its advertising slogan - "What one loves in life are the things that fade" - to its ... See more »


He earned a doctorate in film studies at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. See more »

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