Nominated for 2 Oscars.
Another 11 wins & 23 nominations.
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"Lady in the Water: A Bedtime Story" - Author. Little, Brown & Co. ISBN 0316017345
Manoj Night Shyamalan
5' 11" (1.80 m)
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[on his legacy as a filmmaker] After I made Wide Awake, the critics said I was worthless. A year later I released The Sixth Sense and the same critics called me a master. A year later I released Unbreakable and they called me pretentious. Then I released Signs and they said I was the next Spielberg. After Lady in the Water they said I was an egomaniac and a charlatan. Now, after The Last ...
Aside from Wide Awake
(1998) and The Happening (2008), Shyamalan has a credited appearance in each of the feature films he has directed.
Use of bright colors, especially red, to signify a clue or crucial item in the movie.