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George Hickenlooper (1963–2010)

George Hickenlooper graduated from Yale University in 1986. He was born on May 25, 1963 in St. Louis, Missouri and raised there, Boston, and San Francisco. His interest in film began in childhood and stemmed from his great-uncle's (Leopold Stokowski) involvement in the movie Fantasia (1940). Hickenlooper's interest also bloomed from his father ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 6 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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Factory Girl
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 2010 Casino Jack
 2009 'Hick' Town (Documentary)
 2009 Out in the City (Documentary short)
 2008 Speechless (TV Movie documentary)
 2006 Factory Girl
 2005 Bizarre Love Triangle (Short)
 2003 Mayor of the Sunset Strip (Documentary)
 1997 The Big Brass Ring (Short)
 1997 Dogtown
 1997 Monte Hellman: American Auteur (Documentary)
 1995 The Low Life
 1995 Crosstown Traffic (TV Movie)
 1993 Grey Knight
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He is the author of "Reel Conversations: Interviews with Film's Foremost Directors and Critics (Citadel Press, New York, 1991)."

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Kelly Preston is a remarkable human being and a great dramatic actress. It was a privilege as a director to tap into this part of her. Rarely do I make a kind of spiritual connection with my cast. Kelly was a wonderful exception. She is truly very special and I adore her. See more »


Grandnephew of Leopold Stokowski. See more »


Often works with JTWalsh and Ron Livingston

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