Nominated for 2 Oscars.
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"Lady in the Water: A Bedtime Story" - Author. Little, Brown & Co. ISBN 0316017345
7 Interviews |
14 Articles |
Manoj Night Shyamalan
5' 11" (1.8 m)
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[on the power of cinema] I once wrote an article about the Nuremburg trial and on the evil of the Nazis. These people were animals. And their faces throughout the trial were like ice, except for the moment when they showed a movie in the courtroom. When the lights went down and they showed the footage of the bodies being pushed into the pits, their expressions changed and they became emotional. ...
His middle name "Night" was made up during college.
His characters are often ordinary individuals caught up in extraordinary circumstances