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Paul Mayersberg

Paul Mayersberg was born on June 18, 1941 in Cambridge, England. He is known for his work on The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976), Croupier (1998) and The Last Samurai (1988). He was previously married to Jennie Stoller. See full bio »

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Croupier Writer
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 1999 The Intruder (additional writing)
 1998 Croupier (written by)
 1989 Return from the River Kwai (screenplay)
 1988 The Last Samurai (screenplay)
 1988 Nightfall (screenplay)
 1987 The Man Who Fell to Earth (TV Movie) (theatrical photoplay screenplay)
 1986 Captive
 1983 Eureka (screenplay)
 1983 Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence (screenplay)
 1977 The Disappearance (screenplay)
 1976 The Man Who Fell to Earth (screenplay)
 1972 Siddhartha (associate writer)
 1964 The Tomb of Ligeia (uncredited)
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[on John Huston, 1968]: The problem that now faces John Huston, more acutely than ever before, is the problem of subject matter. If he is honest enough to choose subject-matter that really suits him, and not the stuff that goes with his popular image, then we can expect films from him as good as "Reflections In A Golden Eye". And two or three more of those will put him among the best film-makers ... See more »


Former film critic for "Movie" magazine in the early 1960s and author of 1968 film book "Hollywood, The Haunted House". See more »

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