Nonfiction book (ed.): "Best American Movie Writing 2001".
2 Biographical Movies |
4 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
16 Interviews |
7 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
John Landie | Landis
5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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[on superstars] I've worked with Paul McCartney
, and Michael Jackson
, and The Blues Brothers, and David Bowie
, and a lot of people that have gone through that experience, and man I think it's difficult to remain sane under those circumstances. When you see what happened to Elvis Presley
- I mean, I understand it, but with that level of stardom, and that level of celebrity, it's a miracle if you ...
The trademark trivia often mentioned in Landis-directed films, the inclusion in some form of the phrase "See you next Wednesday", is a reference to a script young Landis wrote at 15 (which in itself was named after a line in the Stanley Kubrick
film 2001: A Space Odyssey
(1968)). Whenever Landis uses an idea from it in a film he's made, he always "credits" the script. The reference appears during...
Music: 'The Girl from Ipanema'