3 Biographical Movies |
7 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
1 Interview |
A William Wyler Production | Bill Wyler | Lt Col William Wyler
5' 8" (1.73 m)
Did You Know?
It's a miserable life in Hollywood. You're up at five or six o'clock in the morning to be ready to start shooting at nine. The working hours aren't arranged to suit the artists and the directors; they're for the convenience of the technicians. If you go to a party at night, you'll never find anyone there who's shooting a picture; they're all home in bed.
Was originally set to direct The Sound of Music
(1965) but was unable to find much enthusiasm for the material ("I just can't bear to make a picture about all those nice Nazis") and, after he found a more worthy project in The Collector
(1965), pulled out.
Known for his rich, honest exploration of people and human behavior, regardless of the scale of the film