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Michael Chabon


Michael Chabon was born on May 24, 1963 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. He is a writer, known for Spider-Man 2 (2004), John Carter (2012) and Wonder Boys (2000). He has been married to Ayelet Waldman since 1993. They have four children. He was previously married to Lollie Groth. See full bio »

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Spider-Man 2
Spider-Man 2 Writer
(2004)
John Carter
John Carter Writer
(2012)
Wonder Boys
Wonder Boys Writer
(2000)

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Collection of Short Stories: "Werewolves in Their Youth: Stories" See more »

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All movies, of course, are equally artificial. It's just that some are more honest about it than others...Anderson's films understand and demonstrate that the magic of art, which renders beauty out of brokenness, disappointment, failure, decay, even ugliness and violence - is authentic only to the degree that it attempts to conceal neither the bleak facts nor the tricks employed in pulling off ... See more »

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Says that his inspiration for "The Mysteries of Pittsburgh" was fear. He was afraid that all of the other students, at the college he was attending, had already written novels, and he didn't want to be left out. He found "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald and "Goodbye, Columbus" by Philip Roth in his step-father's basement office next to each other on a shelf. Both later heavily influenced... See more »

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