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Jonathan Mostow

Jonathan Mostow was born on November 28, 1961 in Woodbridge, Connecticut, USA. He is a director and writer, known for U-571 (2000), Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003) and Breakdown (1997). See full bio »

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 2014 The Last Ship (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Phase Six (2014)
 2009 Surrogates
 2007 Them (TV Movie)
 2000 U-571
 1998 From the Earth to the Moon (TV Mini-Series) (1 episode)
 1997/I Breakdown
 1997 Directors on Directors (TV Series documentary)
 1991 Flight of Black Angel (TV Movie)
 1985 Fright Show (segment "Dr. Dobermind", as Jon Mostow)
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Linda Hamilton is too important to the franchise to stick her in as the third wheel. So then I realized, you know what, it's actually better if she's not in the movie. - [about his reason for avoiding Linda Hamilton in Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003)] See more »

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