Nominated for 2 BAFTA Film Awards.
Another 9 wins & 3 nominations.
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3 Biographical Movies |
2 Print Biographies |
1 Pictorial |
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[on filming the post-nuclear landscape in "The Bed Sitting Room"]: The really awful thing is that we were able to film most of those things in England without having to fake it. All that garbage is real. A lot of it was filmed behind the Steel Corporation in Wales, and it really is a disgusting area. Endless piles of acid sludge and every tree is dead. And there's a place in Stoke where they've ...
Ironically, he claimed to have never even heard of the Superman character before being hired to work on the films due to comic books not being allowed in his house as a child. This led to many fans and critics suspecting and in some cases accusing Lester of not understanding and therefore not respecting the Superman character, especially judging by the satirical tone and ultimate box office ...
Frequently has characters in the background making amusing comments about the main action.