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Director and screenwriter Philip Kaufman was born in Chicago, Illinois. He attended the University of Chicago and later Harvard Law School. He won the Prix de la Nouvelle Critique at Cannes in 1965 for his film Goldstein (1964). He was the screenwriter for The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976) and was to direct it but was replaced as director by Clint ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 14 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones (Short) (characters)
 2009 Lawrence Jones y la mesa del Rey Salomón (Short) (characters: Jones' family)
 2009 Lego Indiana Jones 2: The Adventure Continues (Video Game) (characters)
 2009 La gran pelea (Short) (character - uncredited)
 2009 Return of the Raiders of the Lost Ark (Video Game) (characters)
 2008 Lego Indiana Jones: The Original Adventures (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 2008 Lego Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Brick (TV Short) (characters - uncredited)
 1993 Rising Sun (screenplay)
 1992 Indiana Jed (Video) (stories)
 1990 Henry & June (screenplay)
 1988 The Unbearable Lightness of Being (screenplay)
 1984 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (characters - uncredited)
 1983 The Right Stuff (written for the screen by)
 1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark (story by)
 1979 The Wanderers (screenplay)
 1976 The Outlaw Josey Wales (screenplay - as Phil Kaufman)
 1964 Goldstein
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Personal Quote:

Similarly, the Marquis is presented in this film as someone who would disturb the status quo and therefore must be kept imprisoned. See more »

Trivia:

Worked with George Lucas developing Lucas' "Indiana Jones" project, coming up with the basic story of the search for the Ark of the Covenant, leading to his story credit on Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981). See more »

Trademark:

Constantly adapts best-seller novels such as The Right Stuff (1983), The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988) and Rising Sun (1993). See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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