"Out of the Inkwell: Max Fleischer and the Animation Revolution"
3 Biographical Movies |
1 Print Biography |
2 Interviews |
6 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
Dick Fleischer | Richard O. Fleischer
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[on "Fantastic Voyage" (1966)]: The whole film took about a year to make - there were hundreds of days of actual shooting on it. But, even so, I love making big films. They're a strain, but then, making any film is a strain.
He directed feature films from 1946, under contract first with RKO (to 1951), followed by spells at 20th Century Fox (1955-61 and 1966-69) and Columbia (1971-72), free-lancing in between. He was best known for economically made suspense thrillers and tough crime dramas. His own personal favorite was The Narrow Margin
(1952), shot on a budget of $230,000 within just 13 days. Other hits were ...