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Barry Levinson

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Barry Levinson

American screenwriter, Academy Award winning film director, actor, and producer of film and television add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1942.

Countries: United States (76%), (11%), United Kingdom (4%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Wag the Dog, Bugsy, Maryland Film Festival

Linked to: American University, American University School of Communication, Baltimore City Community College, Forest Park High School

 

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Barry Levinson was born in 1942 add something


1960

Like several of his films, it is semi-autobiographical and set in Baltimore in the 1960s add something


1975

Levinson married his writing collaborator Valerie Curtin in 1975 add something

 

Valerie Curtin - She was married to writer and director Barry Levinson from 1975-1982


1982

Paul Reiser - After developing his skills as a stand-up comedian, Reiser had a breakout film role in 1982 when he appeared in "Diner", a coming-of-age film directed by Barry Levinson


1985

Young Sherlock Holmes - "'Young Sherlock Holmes"' is a 1985 American mystery adventure film directed by Barry Levinson and written by Chris Columbus, based on the characters created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle


1986

Bobby Darin - In 1986, director Barry Levinson intended to direct a film based on Darin's life, and had begun preproduction on the project by early 1997


1987

The others were "Tin Men" , a story of aluminum-siding salesmen in the 1960s starring Richard Dreyfuss and Danny_DeVito; the immigrant family saga "Avalon" , and "Liberty Heights" add something

 

Disclosure (film) - The film is considered to be one of director Barry Levinson's most successful films after his initial successes with "Good Morning, Vietnam" and "Rain Man" in 1987 and 1988 respectively

 

Good Morning, Vietnam - "'Good Morning, Vietnam"' is a 1987 American war-comedy film written by Mitch Markowitz and directed by Barry Levinson


1988

Rain Man - "'Rain Man"' is a 1988 American drama film directed by Barry Levinson and written by Barry Morrow and Ronald Bass


1990

Bill Graham (promoter) - In 1990, director Barry Levinson and actor Warren Beatty provided an opportunity for Graham to take a more substantive role by casting him as Charles "Lucky" Luciano in the film "Bugsy"


1991

Warren Beatty - In 1991, he produced and starred as the real-life gangster Bugsy Siegel in the critically and commercially acclaimed "Bugsy", directed by Barry Levinson, which was nominated for 10 Academy *awards, including Best Picture and Best Actor

 

Bugsy - "'Bugsy"' is a 1991 American crime-drama film directed by Barry Levinson which tells the story of mobster Bugsy Siegel


1992

Michael Gambon - In 1992 he played a psychotic general in the Barry Levinson film "Toys" and he starred as Georges Simenon's detective Inspector Jules Maigret in an ITV adaptation of Simenon's series of books


1994

Donald Sutherland - He played a software company's scheming CEO in Barry Levinson's 1994 drama "Disclosure" opposite Michael Douglas and in 1995 was cast as the antagonistic Maj. Gen. Donald McClintock in Wolfgang Petersen's thriller "Outbreak", featuring Dustin Hoffman, Morgan Freeman, and Rene Russo

 

Dave Garroway - In Robert Redford's 1994 film "Quiz Show", Garroway was portrayed by Barry Levinson

 

Disclosure (film) - "'Disclosure"' is a 1994 erotic thriller film directed by Barry Levinson, starring Michael Douglas and Demi Moore


1997

Pops Staples - He appears as himself in the 1997 Barry Levinson film "Wag the Dog", singing "Good Old Shoe" with Willie Nelson

 

Robert Richardson (cinematographer) - In 1997, Richardson photographed Errol Morris's documentary "Fast, Cheap and Out of Control" as well as filming the majority of Stone's "U Turn" and serving as director of photography for Barry Levinson's "Wag the Dog"

 

Wag the Dog - "'Wag the Dog"' is a 1997 black comedy film produced and directed by Barry Levinson


1998

Michael Crichton - The novel was adapted into the film "Sphere" in 1998, directed by Barry Levinson, with a cast including Dustin Hoffman as Norman Johnson, , Samuel L. Jackson, Liev Schreiber and Sharon Stone


1999

Maryland Film Festival - The first Maryland Film Festival screening took place Thursday, April 22, 1999, with an Opening Night presentation of Barry Levinson's documentary "Diner Guys" at the historic Senator Theatre


 

In 2004, Levinson was the recipient of the Austin Film Festival's Distinguished Screenwriter award add something


2006

Yue-Sai Kan - Shanghai International Film Festival - Since 2006, Yue-Sai Kan has been serving as Chairman of the Invitation Committee of the Shanghai International Film Festival, the largest film festival in Asia and has brought in such stars as Halle Berry, Quincy Jones, Susan Sarandon, Matt Dillon, Daniel Boyle, Adrien Brody, Barry Levinson, Claire_Danes, and others


2008

Levinson directed a documentary "PoliWood" about the 2008 Democratic and Republican National Conventions add something


2009

Tribeca Film Festival - The documentary, produced by Tim Daly, Robin Bronk and Robert E. Baruc, had its premiere at the 2009 Tribeca Film Festival add something

 

Tim Daly - Tribeca Film Festival - The documentary, directed by Barry Levinson had its premiere at the 2009 Tribeca Film Festival

 

The Humbling (film) - "'The Humbling"' is an erotic comedy film directed by Barry Levinson and written by Buck Henry and Michal Zebede, based on the 2009 novel, "The Humbling", written by Philip Roth


 

In 2010, Levinson received the Laurel award for Screenwriting Achievement, which is the lifetime achievement award from the Writers Guild of America add something


2011

Shanghai International Film Festival - The 14th Shanghai International Film Festival was held from June 11 to June 19, 2011 and was chaired by US director Barry Levinson


2012

The Bay (film) - "'The Bay"' is a 2012 American horror film shot in the found footage style, directed by Barry Levinson and written by Michael Wallach


2013

In September 2013, Levinson was set to direct the film titled "Rock the Kasbah", written by Mitch Glazer add something


2016

Good Morning, Vietnam - Retrieved 14 January 2016 film written by Mitch Markowitz and directed by Barry Levinson

 

Barbra Streisand - In April 2016, it was reported that Streisand was in advanced negotiations to star in and produce the film, which will be directed by Barry Levinson and distributed STX Entertainment

 

Barbara Streisand - In April 2016, it was reported that Streisand was in advanced negotiations to star in and produce the film, which will be directed by Barry Levinson and distributed STX Entertainment


2017

Wag the Dog - On April 27, 2017, "Deadline" reported that Barry Levinson, Robert_De_Niro, and Tom Fontana are developing a TV series based on the movie for HBO

 

Maryland Film Festival - The first feature film screened in the Parkway was Barry Levinson's television film "The Wizard of Lies" on the afternoon of Thursday, May 4, 2017