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Paul Brickman  (April 23, 1949) is an American screenwriter and film director, born in Chicago, Illinois. He is best known for the film Risky Business where he served as director and screenwriter.

Before transitioning to directing, Brickman began his career penning offbeat films such as The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training and Jonathan Demme's Handle with Care. In 1983 he made his directorial debut with Risky Business starring Tom Cruise. In 1990 he wrote and directed Men Don't Leave starring Jessica Lange, an adaptation of the 1982 French film La Vie Continue. Brickman is a graduate of Claremont McKenna College.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Paul Brickman  (April 23, 1949) is an American screenwriter and film director, born in Chicago, Illinois. He is best known for the film Risky Business where he served as director and screenwriter.

Before transitioning to directing, Brickman began his career penning offbeat films such as The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training and Jonathan Demme's Handle with Care. In 1983 he made his directorial debut with Risky Business starring Tom Cruise. In 1990 he wrote and directed Men Don't Leave starring Jessica Lange, an adaptation of the 1982 French film La Vie Continue. Brickman is a graduate of Claremont McKenna College.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Paul Brickman, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Male

Known Credits 9

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Also Known As

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

2012 Allison Writer
2001 Uprising Writer
1999 True Crime Screenplay
1983 Deal of the Century Writer
1983 Risky Business Screenplay
1977 Citizens Band Writer
1977 The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training Screenplay

Directing

2012 Allison Director
1990 Men Don't Leave Director
1983 Risky Business Director

Acting

2009 Teen Spirit: Teenagers and Hollywood as Himself

Production

1977 Citizens Band Associate Producer

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