During the early stages of Jackie's career, he was a stuntman on the movies of Bruce Lee. Due to his proficient acting talent, he became a household name in China, Europe, and the entire world. He starred in numerous films that were popularly viewed because of the ridiculous combinations of stunts, actions, and humor. His Hollywood movies are huge
George Lucas has created many great movies in his lifetime. From Star Wars to Indiana Jones all of them are filled with action and adventure. But George Lucas didn 't always want to be a director but things changed. He got past many obstacles and some were life changing events. George Lucas has inspired many young directors and lived a good life.
Steven Spielberg is an American director whose had countless top grossing films and captured the attention of American audiences. “Jaws”, “Jurassic Park”, “Saving Private Ryan” and 42 more films have been directed by Spielberg and have been credited with countless awards. Spielberg has worked with award winning actors, used groundbreaking technology, and is even considered to be the father of the New Hollywood Era. As a child Steven would film things like family events and occasions and soon went onto directing tv shows, before movies, starting in the mid 80’s to the present. Steven Spielberg is the most memorable director due to his advances in movie special effects and setting the stage for summer blockbusters.
He was brought in by Simon Pegg and Jessica Stevenson as they worked together previously and they find Edgar the right person to direct this series. Spaced became a huge hit in British television and they won two British Comedy Awards and was nominated in BAFTA Awards and an International Emmy Award. After the huge success of Spaced, again, it was served as a pathway for Edgar to achieve something bigger. This time, a full feature film. Edgar directed ‘Shaun of the Dead’ in 2004, a ‘rom-zom-com’ film which was very well received around the world.
The film in context can be taken to be one of the best works of art. The cinematic work has lived on as one of the most critically acclaimed films of all time. The audience from all over the world has been in awe of the excellent narrative and the impressive cinematic techniques of the film. 2001: A Space Odyssey is not just an iconic science-fiction film, but it has come to inspire many future filmmakers to explore the genre. The film is one of the best cinematic endeavors of Kubrick who excels in his use of filmic
Directed by Fritz Lang, the silent film Metropolis (1927) served and still continues to serve as an inspiration to many successful filmmakers and aspiring filmmakers alike. The techniques and editing skills used for this film pretty much lead to the development of the skills and techniques used today. Other notable people who helped make this film a success include Lang’s wife, Thea Von Harbou as the screenwriter and author of the book, Metropolis, Karl Freund and Günther Rittau as the cinematographers, Otto Hunte, Erich Kettlehunt and Karl Volbrecht for their remarkable set design, Gottfried Huppertz for the music, and Walter Schultze- Mittendorf as the sculptor. The major characters in this film include Alfred Abel as Joh Fredersen, Gustav
Timothy Walsh Mrs. Merrill Adaptations Yellow 9 December 2014 Paul Newman Biography Paul Newman was a man of many hats; the great actor could be found on the silver screen, on the racetrack, and in the boardroom of several charitable organizations. Newman had appeared in sixty-five films over his fifty year career and accrued ten Academy Award nominations (Harmetz). He was humble, yet passionate for his craft, which is how he was able to maintain his stardom later in life, a feat seldom achieved by actors (“Paul Newman.” Newsmakers). Looking back on his life, Paul Newman said, “I’d like to be remembered as a guy who tried – tried to be part of his times…tried to extend himself as a human being. Someone who isn’t complacent, who doesn’t
The movie is even in many top movie lists in rather high-ranking positions. The story is about a reporter trying to figure out just what the word "rosebud" meant to Kane, as it shows many flashbacks to Kane 's life as well. The movie its self also has multiple narratives, with a little something that everyone can find a point to enjoy in the movie. Citizen Kane is the best film in existence because of the multiple techniques used in the cinematography, it spans multiple
Valentino died on August 23, 1926 when his appendix ruptured and he developed inflammation in his lung. Valentino battled criticism his whole career about his personal tastes and sexuality, but the months leading up to Valentino’s death were perhaps Valentino’s most unhappy days. An editorial, “Pink Powder Puffs,” was published anonymously and it blamed Valentino for the widespread installation of powder puff stations in men's bathrooms. More importantly, the purpose of the article was to poke fun at Valentino’s masculinity. Valentino was pushed over his limit and began boxing to prove his manliness, eventually translating into a fight with a writer who admit that Valentino definitely packed a punch.
Because of its regular top of the list in most film polls, Tokyo Story has gained a considerable reputation in the eyes of film lovers and critics over the years. The Japanese drama film was released in 1953, having been written by Kogo Noda and Yasujiro Ozu who is also the director of the film. Yasujiro Ozu is a described as a master of the art in filming who reigned in the period 1903 to 1963, he was entirely dedicated into his work which explains his success in the industry. The storyline of the film is based on the disappointment of a couple who visit the city to visit their children. However the children are too busy to pay attention to the lives of their aging parents.