Hill, George Roy


Hill, George Roy
▪ 2003

      American director, writer, and actor (b. Dec. 20, 1922, Minneapolis, Minn.—d. Dec. 27, 2002, New York, N.Y.), enjoyed for a time the distinction of being the only director to have two films on the list of the top 10 moneymakers—Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969) and The Sting (1973), the latter of which counted best picture and best director awards among its Oscars. He was an actor and wrote radio soap operas before he turned to television—for which he included the writing, producing, and directing of the Emmy Award-winning A Night to Remember (1956) and the directing of Judgment at Nuremberg (1959) among his credits—and the direction of such Broadway plays as Look Homeward, Angel (1957) and Period of Adjustment (1960), whose film version (1962) marked his debut as a motion picture director.

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  • Hill, George Roy — • ХИЛЛ (Hill) Джордж Рой (р. 20.12.1922)    амер. режиссёр. Учился в колледже в Дублине и в Йельском ун те. Как актёр начинал в Ирландии, затем занимался театр, и телевиз. режиссурой в Нью Йорке. Писал пьесы для ТВ. В кино с 1962 (ф. Период… …   Кино: Энциклопедический словарь

  • Hill, George Roy —    см. Хилл, Джордж Рой …   Режиссерская энциклопедия. Кино США

  • George Roy Hill — [George Roy Hill] (1922–2002) a US film ↑director. His best known films include Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969), The Sting (1973), for which he won an ↑Oscar, and The World According …   Useful english dictionary

  • George Roy Hill — Pour les articles homonymes, voir George Hill. George Roy Hill Données clés Naissance 20 décembre 1921 Minneapolis (États Unis) Nationalité …   Wikipédia en Français

  • George Roy Hill — (20 de diciembre de 1921, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Estados Unidos 27 de diciembre de 2002, Nueva York) fue un director, realizador y productor de cine estadounidense. Recordado por sus películas El golpe, por el que fue galardonado con el premio… …   Wikipedia Español

  • George Roy Hill — (* 20. Dezember 1921 in Minneapolis, Minnesota; † 27. Dezember 2002 in New York City) war ein US amerikanischer Filmregisseur. Hill studierte zunächst an der Yale University Musik, unterbrochen durch seinen Einsatz als Pilot im Zweiten Weltkrieg …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Hill (Familienname) — Hill ist ein Familienname. Bekannte Namensträger Inhaltsverzeichnis A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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