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Richard D. Zanuck

Richard D. Zanuck

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Also Known As: Died: July 13, 2012
Born: December 13, 1934 Cause of Death: Heart Attack
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA Profession: Producer ...
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Cast (feature film)

1.
Last Mogul, The (2005) as Cast
There are those that say Hollywood was born the day Lew Wasserman came to town. For six decades, there was only one man who had the consummate power to run the industry and his reign forever defined Hollywood as we know it. During his 59-year career, he worked with everyone from Alfred Hitchcock to

Producer (feature film)

2.
Blue Goose Hollow (2015)
A biography of Bessie Smith, the great singer known as the "Empress of the Blues." Considered by many to be the greatest blues singer of all time, Bessie Smith was also a successful vaudeville entertainer who became the highest paid African-American performer of the roaring twenties. This revised an
3.
Hidden (2013)
A family takes refuge from a mysterious outbreak by escaping to a bomb shelter.
4.
Dark Shadows (2012)
After being buried alive for 200 years, vampire Barnabas Collins returns to Collinwood Manor to restore his family home and business to their former glory.
5.
Clash of the Titans (2010)
Perseus leads a dangerous mission to defeat Hades before he can seize power from Zeus and unleash hell on earth. Battling unholy demons and fearsome beasts, Perseus and his warriors will only survive if Perseus accepts his power as a god.
6.
Alice in Wonderland (2010)
Alice, now 19, returns to the whimsical world she encountered as a young girl, reuniting with her old friends to find her true destiny and end the Red Queen's reign of terror.
7.
Believe It or Not! (2009)
Robert L. Ripley, attains celebrity status through a "Believe It or Not" column that chronicles his search for the greatest oddities on the planet. Along the way, he learns to appreciate his unusual human discoveries as more than mere conquests to be catalogued.
8.
Yes Man (2008)
Carl Allen's life is going nowhere--the operative word being "no"--until he signs up for a self-help program based on one simple covenant: say yes to everything--and anything. Unleashing the power of "YES" begins to transform Carl's life in amazing an unexpected ways, getting him promoted at work and opening the door to a new romance. But his willingness to embrace every opportunity might just become too much of a good thing.
9.
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)
Benjamin Barker, a man unjustly sent to prison by a lecherous judge, vows revenge, not only for that cruel punishment, but for the devastating consequences of what happened to his wife and daughter. When he returns to reopen his barber shop, Sweeney Todd becomes the Demon Barber of Fleet Street who
10.
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005) as Producer
Most nights in the Bucket home, dinner is a watered-down bowl of cabbage soup, which young Charlie gladly shares with his mother and father and both pairs of grandparents. Every night, the last thing Charlie sees from his window is Willy Wonka's great factory, and he drifts off to sleep dreaming abo
11.
Big Fish (2003) as Producer
A son comes to understand his dead father, by reconstructing the man's life though a collection of stories.
12.
Road to Perdition (2002) as Producer
Two fathers: Michael Sullivan, a hit man for the Irish mob in Depression-era Chicago; and Mr. John Rooney, Sullivan's boss and the man who raised him as a son. Two sons: Michael Sullivan, Jr. and Connor Rooney, each desperate to earn his father's favor. Jealousy and competition put them all on a collision course, ultimately bringing Sullivan's work into his private life and leading to the death of his beloved wife and youngest son, Peter. Now Michael Sullivan and his surviving son are set on a journey instigated by tragedy and fueled by revenge.
13.
Reign of Fire (2002) as Producer
In present-day London, twelve-year-old Quinn watches as his mother, a construction engineer, inadvertently wake an enormous fire-breathing dragon from its centuries-long slumber. Twenty years later, much of the world has been scarred by the beast and its offspring. As a fire chief, Quinn is responsible for warding off the dragons and keeping a small community alive as they struggle to maintain a meager existence. Then along comes hotshot American, Van Zan, who says he has a way to kill the dragons and save mankind--a way Quinn's never seen done.
14.
Planet of the Apes (2001) as Producer
Story of humans living in a society controlled by simians.
15.
Rules of Engagement (2000) as Producer
Colonel Terry Childers is a 30-year Marine veteran: a decorated officer with combat experience in Vietnam, Beirut and Desert Storm - a patriot, a hero. But now, the country he served so well has put him on trial for a rescue mission that went terribly wrong. For his attorney, he has chosen Marine Colonel Hays Hodges, a comrade-in-arms who owes his life to Childers. Hodges is not the best lawyer in the service, but Childers trusts him as a brother Marine who knows what it's like to risk death under fire. Bound by duty and friendship, Hodges reluctantly takes the case, even as he begins to doubt the man who saved his life in Vietnam three decades ago.
16.
True Crime (1999) as Producer
A down and out journalist finds his chance to turn his life around when he successfully manages to have a murder case reopened, just as the man convicted for the crime awaits execution on death row. The journalist fights against time to prove the man's innocence and save his life.
17.
Deep Impact (1998) as Producer
After it's discovered that a comet is heading toward Earth, a U.S. spaceship is launched to blow it up. The plan fails, splitting the comet into two pieces, both hurtling towards different parts of North America. One is expected to trigger catastrophic tidal waves on the eastern seaboard and the other to create dense clouds of dust that could wipe out all life.
18.
One (1997) as Producer
After getting into a car accident which leaves one of them in a coma, conjoined twin brothers are forced to be surgically seperated in order to let one of them live.
19.
Chain Reaction (1996) as Executive Producer
After years of tireless work, a team of scientists and technicians at the University of Chicago have tapped a simple, yet almost infinitely powerful way to produce energy from water--cleanly, efficiently, abundantly--for a fuel-starved, pollution-weary world. What impact will this discovery have on us all? Student machinist Eddie Kasalivich and scientist Lily Sinclair are about to get the explosive answer. Suddenly caught in a chain reaction of murder and high-tech espionage, the two colleagues are forced to go on the lam after being framed for the murder of their mentor, visionary scientist Dr. Alistair Barkley, and the sabotage of their laboratory. Barkley had been determined to give details of the discovery freely to all nations. Others insisted on discretion--and would go to any lengths to keep it from getting out. With a half-dozen federal agencies pursuing them across the country, Eddie and Lily set out to discover who is behind this far-reaching, shadowy and deadly conspiracy.
20.
Girl From Petrovka, The (1996) as Producer
The offbeat story of a nonconformist Russian ballerina and a U.S. newspaper correspondent assigned to the Soviet Union who fall in love in enchanting but dangerous Moscow.
21.
Mulholland Falls (1996) as Producer
The story of four no-nonsense cops, nicknamed the "Hat Squad," who formed an elite unit of the Los Angeles Police Department in the early 1950s. Both feared and revered, they made their own rules to enforce the law. But when a routine murder investigation case involves one of their own, it forces th
22.
Wild Bill (1995) as Producer
Biopic about famous gunslinger Wild Bill Hickock.
23.
Clean Slate (1994) as Producer
A private eye gets short-term amnesia as the result of an accident; he then winds up involved in a jewelry theft.
24.
Rich in Love (1992) as Producer
A 17-year-old high school girl from the South deals with her parents' sudden divorce.
25.
Rush (1991) as Producer
Two undercover cops infiltrating a drug ring end up getting caught up in the lifestyle.
26.
Driving Miss Daisy (1989) as Producer
When she's forced to hire a driver, a southern matron questions her assumptions about race.
27.
Cocoon: the Return (1988) as Producer
Art, Ben, Joe and their wives, Bess, Mary and Alma have left Earth for a planet on which they never grow older. When they come back to their home planet to visit, they remember what it's like to be human.
28.
Target (1985) as Producer
A businessman and his son are thrust into international intrigue and adventure when their wife/mother is kidnapped while she's vacationing in Paris.
29.
Cocoon (1985) as Producer
A group of elderly people are rejuvenated by aliens after swimming in a pool.
30.
Verdict, The (1982) as Producer
Frank Galvin, an alcoholic lawyer tries to redeem his reputation by taking on a difficult medical malpractice case. He accepts the case after he's approached by the the family of a woman who has been left in a coma following an operation at a large Catholic hospital. At first he's hoping for a quick cash settlement, but when he see's the victim in the hospital he decides that he must take the case to trial, despite the powerful opposition.
31.
Neighbors (1981) as Producer
Obnoxious swingers Vic and Ramona move in next door to suburban squares Earl and Enid.
32.
Island, The (1980) as Producer
In a Caribbean colony that has existed for hundreds of years, ruthless pirates make their living by raiding pleasure ships. When reporter Blair Maynard goes to investigate the story about disappearing boats, he and his son Justin are captured, but the pirates spare their lives. Instead of killing th
33.
Jaws 2 (1978) as Producer
The small resort town of Amity is poised for an economic comeback after becoming known as the location of vicious shark attacks. But at the same time that the Mayor is welcoming a real estate developer to Amity, the shark attacks begin again. The incidents are dismissed as accidents, but Sheriff Brody knows better. The town ignores his warnings and proceeds with the teen sailing regatta, with deadly consequences.
34.
MacArthur (1977) as Executive Producer
The story of General of the Army Douglas MacArthur, Supreme Allied Commander during World War II and United Nations Commander for the Korean War. "MacArthur" begins in 1942, following the fall of Phillipines, and covers the remarkable career of this military legend up through and including the Korean War and into MacArthur's days of forced retirement after being dismissed from his post by President Truman.
35.
Eiger Sanction, The (1975) as Executive Producer
Art history professor Jonathan Hemlock was formerly an assassin working with an international intelligence group. Jonathan is happy to have put his secret life behind him, but he is blackmailed into doing one more hit, which the organization calls a "sanction." The target is one of three men who are going to attempt to climb the Eiger, a challenging mountain range in the Swiss Alps, and the hit is to take place during the trip. Jonathan is an experienced mountain climber, but is unnerved that he has not been told which of the three he is to kill.
36.
Jaws (1975) as Producer
The sheriff of an island town takes to the seas when a bloodthirsty shark invades the local waters.
37.
Black Windmill, The (1974) as Executive Producer
A British agent's son is kidnapped and held for a ransom of diamonds. The agent finds out that he can't even count on the people he thought were on his side to help him, so he decides to track down the kidnappers himself.
38.
The Sugarland Express (1974) as Producer
An ex-convict springs her husband from prison to keep their child from being adopted.
39.
Willie Dynamite (1974) as Producer
A social worker tries to reform a pimp.
40.
Ssssssss (1973) as Executive Producer
College student David Blake gets a job as lab assistant to Dr. Stoner after the doctor's previous assistant mysteriously leaves town. Dr. Stoner is doing research with venomous snakes and begins David on a course of injections to protect him against being bitten. Before long, David notices some stra
41.
The Chapman Report (1962) as Producer
A research psychologist gets involved in the personal lives of four women.
42.
Sanctuary (1961) as Producer
In the Misssissippi of the 20s, the black maid of a white woman, tormented by her love affiars, kills the latter's newborn in order to give her employer a way out of a predicament, but then ends up facing the death penalty for her crime.
43.
Compulsion (1959) as Producer
Two wealthy law-school students go on trial for murder in this version of the Leopold-Loeb case.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

44.
The Longest Day (1962) as Asst to the prod
The Allied forces launch the D-Day invasion of German-occupied France.

Cast (special)

45.
Don't Say No Until I Finish Talking: The Story of Richard D. Zanuck (2013)
A look at the life and work of legendary film producer Richard D. Zanuck.
46.
Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters (2006)
Documentary film takes a behind the scenes look at big Hollywood blockbusters, their development, production and their recipe for success. Zeitgeist films, such as "American Graffiti," the epic genre-films, such as "Birth of a Nation," and films made from a best-selling book, such as "The Godfather
47.
History Vs. Hollywood (2001) as Interviewee ("M*A*S*H*") ("Patton: A Rebel Revisited")
Documentary that reveals the true stories behind the people and events portrayed in the films "M*A*S*H*," "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid," "Patton" and "French Connection."
48.
Planet of the Apes: Rule the Planet (2001) as Interviewee
A behind-the-scenes look at the making of the 2001 theatrical film "The Planet of the Apes."
49.
Making the Connection: Untold Stories of The French Connection (2001) as Interviewee
Documentary to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the 1971 film, "The French Connection," the story of the police investigation of an international drug smuggling ring. The program recounts the events and interviews the people responsible for the case that inspired the film as well as those who mad
50.
Cleopatra: The Film That Changed Hollywood (2001) as Interviewee
Documentary about the making of 20th Century Fox's 1963 film "Cleopatra," then the most expensive film of all time and the film that brought Elizabeth Taylor her first $1 million paycheck. The program includes rare footage, the film's original uncut trailer and interviews with those involved in the
51.
Robert Redford: Hollywood Outlaw (2000) as Interviewee
Profile of actor/director/producer Robert Redford.
52.
20th Century Fox: The Blockbuster Years (2000) as Interviewee
Documentary chronicling the greatest film hits from 20th Century Fox from the 1960s to the present. Includes interviews with actors and filmmakers.
53.
63rd Annual Academy Awards Presentation, The (1991)
Live coverage of the sixty-third annual Academy Awards ceremony.

Producer (special)

54.
Countdown to Oscar 2000 (2000) as Executive Producer
Coverage of celebrity arrivals and interviews immediately prior to the telecast of the 72nd Annual Academy Awards presentation.
55.
72nd Annual Academy Awards Presentation (2000) as Producer
Live coverage of the 72nd annual Academy Awards presentation from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California.
56.
Driving Miss Daisy (1992) as Executive Producer
A pilot based on the original play and Academy Award winning 1989 film, "Driving Miss Daisy." Set in the American South of the 1950s, a man hires a plain-speaking black man to drive his cantankerous mother after she has a series of car accidents.
57.
Barrington (1987) as Executive Producer
A drama about an extraordinary cop who is also the gifted heir of one of America's wealthiest and most distinguished families. This pilot is broadcast as a segment of the "CBS Summer Playhouse" series.

Misc. Crew (special)

58.
100 Years of the Hollywood Western (1994) as Film Clips
Special saluting the Hollywood Western, with actors experienced in the genre. Includes profiles of John Wayne, John Ford and Clint Eastwood, as well as the story of women in the Wild West and a video history of how Native Americans have been portrayed over the years.

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