3 Biographical Movies |
2 Print Biographies |
1 Pictorial |
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[on "Petulia"] I had a contract which I said I had final cut, total artistic control. Once we signed that, I don't think anyone really believed it. I think Warner Brothers were rather surprised with what they'd done. They said something like, "Yes, I know we signed it, but we didn't actually mean it." Too late.
While working on the parts of Superman
(1978) that would be incorporated in the sequel Superman II
(1980), cinematographer Geoffrey Unsworth
died unexpectedly on October 28, 1978. When Lester took over the directorial reins from Richard Donner
, he decided to give the sequel a comic-book look rather than the stately, mythic look that Donner and Unsworth had crafted for the first movie, and ...
Frequently has characters in the background making amusing comments about the main action.