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(executive producer - uncredited)
(producer - as Walter M. Mirisch)
"I Thought We Were Making Movies, Not History" (Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press, 2008) ISBN 0-299-22640-9
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Walter M. Mirisch
Did You Know?
[about Steve McQueen
] He's a pain in the ass, but worth it.
In his 2008 memoir, "I Thought We Were Making Movies, Not History," he says that he vetoed John Huston
's desire to use his daughter Anjelica Huston
as his leading lady opposite John Hurt
in the film Sinful Davey
(1969), the story of a Scottish rakehell. Mirisch was worried that the inexperienced Angelica, who had appeared in only one other film at the time--A Walk with Love and Death