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Former dry goods wholesaler/retailer and lawyer who entered the entertainment industry as legal counsel to Famous Artists Corporation in the early 1950s. Feldman held several executive positions in both business and production capacities with CBS, 20th Century Fox and Seven Arts as well as heading the First Artists production company. As an independent producer he made films by Francis Ford Coppola ("You're a Big Boy Now" 1967), Sam Peckinpah ("The Wild Bunch" 1969 and "The Ballad of Cable Hogue" 1970) and John Badham ("Blue Thunder" 1983).
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Joined CBS as associate director of business affairs
Named head of business relations, 20th Century-Fox
Formed and served as president, Phil Feldman Productions
Produced first feature film, "You're a Big Boy Now"
Named president and CEO, First Artists
Named vice president, Rastar Productions
Appointed president, First Artists Productions
Named executive vice president, Rastar
Started Summa Entertainment Group with Andrew Fogelson
Last film produced, "Stewardess School"