Directed commercial "Lucky Star" for Mercedes-Benz, which took the form of a film trailer for a purported (but non-existent) thriller featuring Academy Award-winner Benicio Del Toro
in the lead.
2 Biographical Movies |
15 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
6 Interviews |
3 Articles |
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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[on the benefits of digital projection] Collateral
(2004) was beautiful in digital projection if you were in a theater that had digital projection. The problem was that it had photochemical release prints, which the labs knocked out with 'tolerances' that were a joke. A print any director would reject was fine as far as the lab was concerned. So, getting what I made digitally, to photochemical ...
Was a close friend of legendary author Edward Bunker
, since they both worked together on an adaptation of his novel "No Beast So Fierce", published in 1973. It later became the screenplay for Straight Time
(1978), but Mann is not credited anymore as a writer.
Backgrounds and scenery often include and focus on water, like oceans, rivers, rain (Miami Vice