Mr. Simpson was an extravagant movie producer whose blockbusters Flashdance
(1983), Beverly Hills Cop
(1984), and Top Gun
(1986) helped define the pop culture of the 1980s. Mr. Simpson teamed with Jerry Bruckheimer
in 1983 to produce these hits. In 1985 and 1988, the duo were named producers of the year by the National Association of Theater ...
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