Biography

John Boorman (born 18 January 1933) is an English filmmaker who is a long time resident of Ireland and is best known for his feature films such as Point Blank, Deliverance, Excalibur, The Emerald Forest, Hope and Glory, The General and The Tailor of Panama.

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John Boorman (born 18 January 1933) is an English filmmaker who is a long time resident of Ireland and is best known for his feature films such as Point Blank, Deliverance, Excalibur, The Emerald Forest, Hope and Glory, The General and The Tailor of Panama.

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Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 34

Birthday 1933-01-18

Place of Birth London, England, UK

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Also Known As

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

2014 Queen & Country Director
2006 The Tiger's Tail Director
2004 Country of My Skull Director
2001 The Tailor of Panama Director
1998 The General Director
1998 Lee Marvin: A Personal Portrait by John Boorman Director
1995 Beyond Rangoon Director
1995 Two Nudes Bathing Director
1995 Lumière and Company Director
1991 I Dreamt I Woke Up Director
1990 Where the Heart Is Director
1987 Hope and Glory Director
1985 The Emerald Forest Director
1981 Excalibur Director
1977 Exorcist II: The Heretic Director
1974 Zardoz Director
1972 Deliverance Director
1970 Leo the Last Director
1968 Hell in the Pacific Director
1967 Point Blank Director
1965 Catch Us If You Can Director
1963 Six Days to Saturday Director

Production

2014 Queen & Country Producer
2006 The Tiger's Tail Producer
2004 Country of My Skull Producer
2001 The Tailor of Panama Producer
1998 The General Producer
1995 Beyond Rangoon Producer
1995 Two Nudes Bathing Producer
1990 Where the Heart Is Producer
1985 The Emerald Forest Producer
1984 Nemo Producer
1981 Excalibur Producer
1977 Exorcist II: The Heretic Producer
1974 Zardoz Producer
1972 Deliverance Producer

Acting

2019 What She Said: The Art of Pauline Kael as Himself
2016 Close Encounters with Vilmos Zsigmond as Himself
2015 Postwar Poetry: Carol Reed and Odd Man Out as Interviewee
2012 Dreamers
2012 Me and Me Dad
2006 A Sense of Carol Reed as Himself
2006 Filmmakers in Action as Himself
1999 The Last Movie: Stanley Kubrick and 'Eyes Wide Shut'
1991 I Dreamt I Woke Up as Himself
1987 Hope and Glory as Narrator
1978 Long Shot as The Director
1967 The Rock as Himself

Writing

2019 The Professor and the Madman Writer
2014 Queen & Country Writer
2006 The Tiger's Tail Author
2001 The Tailor of Panama Screenplay
1998 The General Author
1995 Two Nudes Bathing Writer
1991 I Dreamt I Woke Up Writer
1990 Where the Heart Is Writer
1987 Hope and Glory Writer
1981 Excalibur Screenplay
1974 Zardoz Writer
1970 Leo the Last Writer

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