The life of David Gale
Alan Parker 1944-2020
Kevin Spacey Kate Winslet Laura Linney
Author of screenplay
Charles Randolph
Universal, 2007 | Other editions
1 dvd-video
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ca. 125 min.
Taalkeuze: Engels, Frans Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Engels voor doven en slechthorenden, Frans
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About Alan Parker

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Sir Alan William Parker (14 February 1944 – 31 July 2020) was an English filmmaker. His early career, beginning in his late teens, was spent as a copywriter and director of television advertisements. After about ten years of filming adverts, many of which won awards for creativity, he began screenwriting and directing films.

Parker was known for using a wide range of filmmaking styles and working in differing genres. He directed musicals, including Bugsy Malone (1976), Fame (1980), Pink Floyd – The Wall (1982), The Commitments (1991) and Evita (1996); true-story dramas, including Midnight Express (1978), Mississippi Burning (1988), Come See the Paradise (1990) and Angela's Ashes (1999); family dramas, including Shoot the Moon (1982), and horrors and thrillers including Angel Heart (1987) and The Life of David Gale (2003).

His films won nineteen BAF…Read more on Wikipedia