Knowledge Identifier: +Wolfgang_Petersen
In the 1960s he was directing plays at Hamburg's Ernst Deutsch Theater
He was nominated for two Academy awards for the 1981 World War II submarine warfare film "Das Boot"
His next feature was the World War II epic "Das Boot", released in early 1982
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
Air Force One (film) - "'Air Force One"' is a 1997 American political action thriller film written by Andrew W. Marlowe and directed and co-produced by Wolfgang Petersen
By 1998, Petersen was an established Hollywood director, with the power to both re-release his classic "Das Boot" in a new director's cut and to helm star-studded action-thrillers
The Perfect Storm (film) - "'The Perfect Storm"' is a 2000 American biographical disaster drama film directed by Wolfgang Petersen
Mark Damon - Damon has produced or executive produced over 70 films, and his films have received 10 Oscar nominations including: the 2005 Academy *award winner "Monster", starring Charlize Theron, the critically acclaimed, multi-Oscar nominated World War II drama "Das Boot", directed by Wolfgang Petersen and "The NeverEnding Story", directed by Wolfgang Petersen
Sheila Allen - In 2006, Wolfgang Petersen asked her to be an executive producer for the remake of the "The Poseidon Adventure" called "Poseidon"
Although hired to direct a film adaptation of "Ender's Game" by Orson Scott Card that was scheduled for release in 2008, he "moved on" from the project