Helmed "Outrageous Fortune", starring Bette Midler and Shelley Long
Took his name off "An Alan Smithee Film: Burn, Hollywood, Burn"; director's credit going to Alan Smithee
Produced and directed "The Lonely Guy", starring Steve Martin and Charles Grodin
Served in Royal Canadian Air Force
Moved to USA and began directing live and film TV series like "Playhouse 90", "Gunsmoke" and "Naked City"
Picked up co-producing credit on "The Crazy World of Julius Vrooder" (also directed)
First feature film, "The Careless Years"
Reunited with Chayefsky, directing "The Hospital"
Served as president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Tackled baseball legend, directing "The Babe", a biopic of George Herman 'Babe' Ruth
Began career in Canadian radio
Started directing for CBC-Television
Switched to feature films for good in the early 1960s
Directed and co-produced Peter Falk comedy "The In-Laws"
Collaborated with Paddy Chayefsky, directing his script, "The Americanization of Emily"
Scored big hit with straightforward film adaptation of Erich Segal's novel "Love Story"; earned Best Director Academy Award nomination