In the film world today, there is extraordinary attention paid to actors, actresses and directors, yet the producers who gave many of them their first breaks and helped mold their careers have managed to remain outside the limelight. This work covers producers who gave early breaks to actors and actresses like Al Pacino and Demi Moore, directors like Steven Spielberg and Todd Haynes, and writers like Aaron Sorkin. These legends may never have become known if not for their producers' behind-the-scenes insight and ability to recognize talent. Interviewees include David Brown (Jaws, A Few Good Men), Martin Richards (Chicago, The Shining), Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson (Goldeneye, Die Another Day), Dino DeLaurentiis (La Strada, Hannibal), Michael Phillips (Taxi Driver, The Sting), Martin Bregman (Serpico, Scarface), Lauren Shuler Donner (You've Got Mail, X-Men), Robert Chartoff (Rocky, Raging Bull), Mace Neufeld (The Hunt for Red October, Patriot Games), Paula Wagner (Vanilla Sky, Mission: Impossible), and many, many more!In her long and successful career, she went on to produce the hit movies Free Willy, Bulworth, Any Given Sunday and Youa#39;ve Got Mail with ... Recently, Girls, Inc ., an organization dedicated to inspiring all girls to be strong, smart and bold, honored Shuler Donner for the ... Even today, I love it. ... My friends and I would put on shows. Wea#39;d sing songs and make up plays and stand 87 Lauren Shuler Donner.
|Title||:||Movie Moguls Speak|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2004-01-01|