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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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 2019 Indiana Jones 5 (characters) (announced)
 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)
 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:

Whatever you think of de Sade, he was a complex figure and we should not look for easy answers with him. He was, strangely perhaps, against the death penalty, and he was never put in prison for murders or anything like that. See more »

Trivia:

Biography in John Wakeman, editor. "World Film Directors, Volume Two, 1945-1985," pp. 492-495. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1988. 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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