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Kurt Wimmer was born in 1954. He is a writer and director, known for Total Recall (2012), Equilibrium (2002) and Law Abiding Citizen (2009). See full bio »


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 2015 Point Break (screenplay) / (story) (post-production)
  Salt 2 (screenplay) (announced)
 2012/I Total Recall (screen story by) / (screenplay by)
 2010 Salt (written by)
 2009 Law Abiding Citizen (written by)
 2008 Street Kings (screenplay)
 2006 Ultraviolet (written by)
 2003 The Recruit (written by)
 2002 Equilibrium (written by)
 1999 The Thomas Crown Affair (screenplay)
 1998 Sphere (adaptation)
 1996 The Wolves (story)
 1994 Relative Fear
 1993 The Neighbor (screenplay)
 1992/I Double Trouble (story) / (written by)
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Equilibrium was complete BAD-ASSERY! m_imdb-695
Please DONT work on Metal Gear. hoogstens
Kurt, don't stop making films! Citizen_D
Could Kurt Wimmer be good for the Metal Gear Solid movie? rockjav
Is Kurt finished? SeeNoEvilll
Equilibrium did horrible?sony the prob? xwolverine2
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