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 37

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 Mavericks Director
2011 Too Big to Fail Director
2007 Lucky You Director
2005 In Her Shoes Director
2002 8 Mile Director
2002 Greg the Bunny (1 episode)Director
2000 Wonder Boys Director
1997 L.A. Confidential Director
1994 The River Wild Director
1992 The Hand that Rocks the Cradle Director
1990 Bad Influence Director
1987 Evil Town Director
1987 The Bedroom Window Director
1986 The Children of Times Square Director
1983 Losin' It Director
1980 The Little Dragons Director
1975 Dr. Shagetz Director
1972 Sweet Kill Director

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
2008 Crítico
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

Production

2012 Chasing Mavericks Producer
2011 The Big Year Producer
2009 Three Rivers (13 episodes)Producer
2007 Lucky You Producer
2005 In Her Shoes Producer
2002 8 Mile Producer
2000 Wonder Boys Producer
1997 L.A. Confidential Producer
1978 The Silent Partner Associate Producer
1972 Sweet Kill Producer

Writing

2007 Lucky You Screenplay
1997 L.A. Confidential Screenplay
1987 The Bedroom Window Screenplay
1986 The Children of Times Square Writer
1983 Never Cry Wolf Screenplay
1982 White Dog Screenplay
1978 The Silent Partner Screenplay
1972 Sweet Kill Writer
1970 The Dunwich Horror Screenplay

Crew

2006 The Making of 'Some Like It Hot' Thanks

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