5 wins & 16 nominations.
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spear carrier in George Bernard Shaw's "Saint Joan" with Sybil Thorndike and a young Laurence Olivier
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Sir Carol Reed
6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Following the picture through to the last detail is critical, terribly important. You know, not enough directors are willing to do this. They are too eager to run off and play in the south of France--they want their money fast and easy. As soon as shooting is over they're thinking of the next picture and are willing to turn the current one over to the studio to cut. They're apt to say, "I'm too ...
Quit after several months as director of Mutiny on the Bounty
(1962) because he found he was unable to handle Marlon Brando
's ego. He was unaware that the studio had given Brando control of the picture.