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Phillip Noyce


Born in the Australian outback town of Griffith, New South Wales, Phillip Noyce moved to Sydney with his family at the age of 12. As a teenager, he was introduced to underground films produced on shoestring budgets as well as mainstream American movies. He was 18 when he made his first film, the 15-minute "Better to Reign in Hell," utilizing a ... See full bio »

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 2014 The Giver
 2014 The Giver: To See Beyond (Short)
 2010 Salt
 2006 Catch a Fire
 2004 Welcome to São Paulo (Documentary) (segment "Marca Zero")
 1998 The Repair Shop (pilot)
 1997 The Saint
 1993 Sliver
 1992 Patriot Games
 1989 Blind Fury
 1989 Dead Calm
 1982 Heatwave
 1978 Newsfront
 1978 Tapak Dewata Java (Short)
 1977 Backroads
 1977 Disco (Short)
 1973 Castor and Pollux (Short documentary)
 1973 That's Showbiz (Short)
 1973 Caravan Park
 1971 Camera Class
 1971 Home (Short)
 1971/I Intersection (Short)
 1971 Memories (Short)
 1971 Sun (Short)
 1969 Better to Reign in Hell (Short)
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6' 4" (1.93 m)
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[on The Saint (1997)] It was an opportunity at the time to create a franchise. At the end of the first screening, Sherry Lansing, the head of the studio, was genuinely crying. She said it was a brilliant film and that it was Doctor Zhivago (1965)-ish. Later I did feel resentful that Sherry Lansing had initially been so enthusiastic about the movie, only to eventually talk me into cutting those ... See more »

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In early 1985, Phillip Noyce directed a film clip for the Australian rock band, The Angels, with what was then believed to be the most expensive budget for an Australian film clip. Shooting occurred in drains under Sydney, at a disused train tunnel north of Sydney and in the Outback, including various real biker gang members appearing as part of an involved back story. However, the song, '... See more »

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