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Birth Place: New Zealand Profession: Director ...
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Began working in film industry in late 1970s as boom operator
1982:
Worked as assistant director on "Utu"
1984:
Began directing TV commercials (date approximate)
1985:
Made television directing debut with the series "The Ray Bradbury Theater"
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Feature directing debut, "Thunderbox"
1994:
Received worldwide acclaim for the powerful drama, "Once Were Warriors"; became the highest-grossing film in New Zealand's history
1996:
Made American directing debut, "Mulholland Falls"
1997:
Helmed the thriller "The Edge" starring Sir Anthony Hopkins and Alec Baldwin
2000:
Directed an episode of "The Sopranos" (HBO) titled "Toodle-Fucking-Oo"
2001:
Directed the film adaptation of James Patterson's thriller "Along Came a Spider"
2002:
Helmed "Die Another Day", the 20th James Bond feature starring Pierce Brosnan and Halle Berry
2005:
Helmed the action thriller "XXX: State of the Union," starring Ice Cube
2007:
Directed Nicolas Cage and Jessica Biel in "Next," a sci-fi action film based on <i>The Golden Man</i>, a short story by Philip K. Dick

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