Knowledge Identifier: +Barry_Levinson
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1942.
Countries: United States (76%), (11%), United Kingdom (4%)
Linked to: American University, American University School of Communication, Baltimore City Community College, Forest Park High School
Like several of his films, it is semi-autobiographical and set in Baltimore in the 1960s
Levinson married his writing collaborator Valerie Curtin in 1975
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
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
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"
Good Morning, Vietnam - "'Good Morning, Vietnam"' is a 1987 American war-comedy film written by Mitch Markowitz and directed by Barry Levinson
Bugsy - "'Bugsy"' is a 1991 American crime-drama film directed by Barry Levinson which tells the story of mobster Bugsy Siegel
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
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"
In 2004, Levinson was the recipient of the Austin Film Festival's Distinguished Screenwriter award
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
In 2010, Levinson received the Laurel award for Screenwriting Achievement, which is the lifetime achievement award from the Writers Guild of America
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
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
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