Directed a 30-minute pilot for a series to be called "Swiss Family Robinson".
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Ove H. Sehested | Edgar George Ulmer | Edgar Georg Ulmer | Edgar Ulmer | John Warner
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[explaining how the studio ruined Hannibal
(1959)] My nicest scene, they cut out. I could not find any documentation or any explanation why Hannibal didn't take Rome after he defeated the Roman army at Cannae. Hannibal represented a dying civilization, the Carthaginians, and he was tremendously well-educated, knew that his civilization was moribund, was dying, and he also knew that the idea of ...
Historian/critic/director Peter Bogdanovich
praises Ulmer's directorial work on low-budget movies like The Naked Dawn
(1955) and The Cavern
(1964), which he considers "classics", adding that "the astonishing thing is that so many of Ulmer's movies have a clearly identifiable signature [despite being] accomplished with so little encouragement and so few means...". Ulmer worked in set design ...