Biography

Curtis Lee Hanson (March 24, 1945 – September 20, 2016) was an American filmmaker. Hanson was born in Reno, Nevada and grew up in Los Angeles, the son of Beverly June, a real estate agent, and Wilbur Hale "Bill" Hanson, a teacher.Hanson dropped out of high school, finding work as a freelance photographer and editor for Cinema magazine.

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Curtis Lee Hanson (March 24, 1945 – September 20, 2016) was an American filmmaker. Hanson was born in Reno, Nevada and grew up in Los Angeles, the son of Beverly June, a real estate agent, and Wilbur Hale "Bill" Hanson, a teacher.Hanson dropped out of high school, finding work as a freelance photographer and editor for Cinema magazine.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Curtis Hanson , licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 35

Birthday 1945-03-24

Day of Death 2016-09-20

Place of Birth Reno, Nevada, USA

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

2012 Chasing MavericksDirector
2011 Too Big to FailDirector
2007 Lucky YouDirector
2005 In Her ShoesDirector
2002 8 MileDirector
2002 Greg the Bunny(1 episode)Director
2000 Wonder BoysDirector
1997 L.A. ConfidentialDirector
1994 The River WildDirector
1992 The Hand that Rocks the CradleDirector
1990 Bad InfluenceDirector
1987 Evil TownDirector
1987 The Bedroom WindowDirector
1986 The Children of Times SquareDirector
1983 Losin' ItDirector
1980 The Little DragonsDirector
1975 Dr. ShagetzDirector
1972 Sweet KillDirector

Acting

2010 Making of a Cult Classic: The Unauthorized Story of 'The Goonies'
2009 The Master's Touch: Hitchcock's Signature Style as Himself
2009 North by Northwest: One for the Ages as Himself
2008 Revolution! The Making of 'Bonnie and Clyde' as Himself
2006 The Legacy of 'Some Like It Hot' as Himself
2003 In a Lonely Place Revisited as Host
2002 Adaptation. as Orlean's Husband
2000 Clint Eastwood: Out of the Shadows as Himself - Director
2000 'Rear Window' Ethics: Remembering and Restoring a Hitchcock Classic as Himself
1999 Hitchcock - Shadow of a Genius as himself
1985 The Goonies as Mr. Perkins

Writing

2007 Lucky YouScreenplay
1997 L.A. ConfidentialScreenplay
1987 The Bedroom WindowScreenplay
1986 The Children of Times SquareWriter
1982 White DogScreenplay
1978 The Silent PartnerScreenplay
1972 Sweet KillWriter
1970 The Dunwich HorrorScreenplay

Production

2012 Chasing MavericksProducer
2011 The Big YearProducer
2009 Three Rivers(13 episodes)Producer
2007 Lucky YouProducer
2005 In Her ShoesProducer
2002 8 MileProducer
2000 Wonder BoysProducer
1997 L.A. ConfidentialProducer

Crew

2006 The Making of 'Some Like It Hot'Thanks

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