George Stevens


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Noun1.George Stevens - United States filmmaker (1905-1975)
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This 1959 version, directed by George Stevens, captured three Academy Awards.
He asked: "Director George Stevens wanted which actors to play the title role of Shane and Joey Starrett in the 1953 Western?
Based on the glorious and extensively researched book of the same name by esteemed entertainment journalist (and political Twitter semi-celebrity) Mark Harris, the series follows five of classic Hollywood's most legendary directorsFrank Capra, John Ford, John Huston, George Stevens and William Wyleras they join the U.
He has worked with virtually everyone in the business, including directors Stanley Kramer, Billy Wilder, George Stevens, William Wyler, and Sydney Pollack.
George Stevens directed such popular and significant films as Shane, Giant, A Place in the Sun, and The Diary of Anne Frank.
Frank Capra, John Ford, John Huston, George Stevens, and William Wyler were all well beyond the age at which they could have been drafted, but decided on their own accord to go against the industry curve and actively join the war effort.
That was before Hollywood director George Stevens marched into Dachau with cameras rolling.
The Corps brought in Hollywood directors John Ford, George Stevens, Frank Capra, Billy Wilder and Sam Fuller, who shot all manner of films in connection with the war effort and trained many others to shoot film.
From left, Deborah Rutter, David Rubenstein, Tom Hanks, State Department Sec John Kerry, Patricia McBride, Sting, Al <B Green, Lily Tomlin, Michael Stevens, Teresa Heinz Kerry and George Stevens Jr.
The early results apparently were encouraging enough that the committee co-chairs, George Stevens Jr.
Max von Sydow, "The Greatest Story Ever Told," director George Stevens, 1965.
Throughout the book, Harris also movingly tells the grim effects the war had on the filmmakers, who included George Stevens, John Huston and Frank Capra.