Featured in the BBC Home Service series "On Films" with Paul Mayersberg.
7 Biographical Movies |
19 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
15 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
5' 11" (1.8 m)
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There was a time when all I looked for was a good story, but nowadays everything has to look like the size of Mount Rushmore, and the actors in close-up look as though they belong there.
Although he was losing his eyesight by the time he directed his last film, "The Thousand Eyes Of Dr. Mabuse", he did try to initiate subsequent projects for a few years, including an original screenplay by himself designed as a vehicle for Jeanne Moreau and a version of John Le Carre's novel, "A Murder Of Quality", which he discussed with the author.
His protagonists are frequently hateful, violent but ultimately sympathetic figures