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San Antonio Express-News
Curtis Hanson, ‘8 Mile’ Director, Dies at 71final film was the 2012 autobiographical surfing drama “Chasing Mavericks,” whi
Curtis Hanson, ‘8 Mile’ Director, Dies at 71
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
final film was the 2012 autobiographical surfing drama “Chasing Mavericks,” which he was forced to bow out of late in production due to due to complications from a recent heart surgery. Michael Apted stepped in to complete wor... Read more
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asianage
The hand that rocked Hollywoodmost recently directed the 2012 surfing movie Chasing Mavericks but left the pr
The hand that rocked Hollywood
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
most recently directed the 2012 surfing movie Chasing Mavericks but left the production because of an undisclosed illness. Michael Apted completed the picture, and Hanson never directed a film again. Eminem, star of 8 Mile, said in a statement,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Curtis Hanson, ‘8 Mile’ Director, Dies at 71final film was the 2012 autobiographical surfing drama “Chasing Mavericks,” whi
Curtis Hanson, ‘8 Mile’ Director, Dies at 71
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
final film was the 2012 autobiographical surfing drama “Chasing Mavericks,” which he was forced to bow out of late in production due to due to complications from a recent heart surgery. Michael Apted stepped in to complete wor... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Curtis Hanson, ‘8 Mile’ Director, Dies at 71final film was the 2012 autobiographical surfing drama “Chasing Mavericks,” whi
Curtis Hanson, ‘8 Mile’ Director, Dies at 71
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
final film was the 2012 autobiographical surfing drama “Chasing Mavericks,” which he was forced to bow out of late in production due to due to complications from a recent heart surgery. Michael Apted stepped in to complete wor... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Critic's Notebook: Curtis Hanson, a Late Bloomer Worth Waiting For(2012), is an indifferent swan song that was overshadowed by bad luck and bad t
Critic's Notebook: Curtis Hanson, a Late Bloomer Worth Waiting For
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
(2012), is an indifferent swan song that was overshadowed by bad luck and bad timing. The veteran British director Michael Apted was forced to finish the film when Hanson bowed out for health reasons. A single-minded director for more than... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Curtis Hanson dead at 71; 'L.A. Confidential' thrust him to the forefont of American directorsNorthern California surfing drama “Chasing Mavericks,” starring Jonny Weston, G
Curtis Hanson dead at 71; 'L.A. Confidential' thrust him to the forefont of American directors
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Northern California surfing drama “Chasing Mavericks,” starring Jonny Weston, Gerard Butler and Elisabeth Shue. Director Michael Apted reportedly completed the final 15 days of principal photography on the film, which was released in October... Read more
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News.com.au
Oscar-winning director Hanson diesMavericks, which starred Gerard Butler. He had to leave the production due to c
Oscar-winning director Hanson dies
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
Mavericks, which starred Gerard Butler. He had to leave the production due to complications following recent heart surgery. Michael Apted finished the film and Hanson and Apted shared directing credits. Hanson retired from the industry in recent... Read more
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Mashable
Curtis Hanson, director of '8 Mile' and 'L.A. Confidential,' dies at 71Butler surfing movie Chasing Mavericks, citing complications from recent heart
Curtis Hanson, director of '8 Mile' and 'L.A. Confidential,' dies at 71
Mashable / Posted 7 days ago
Butler surfing movie Chasing Mavericks, citing complications from recent heart surgery. He wound up sharing credit with Michael Apted, who stepped in to direct. Though Hanson is perhaps best known for directing the National Film... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Curtis Hanson dies; ‘L.A. Confidential’ thrust him to forefont of US directorsNorthern California surfing drama “Chasing Mavericks,” starring Jonny Weston, G
Curtis Hanson dies; ‘L.A. Confidential’ thrust him to forefont of US directors
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
Northern California surfing drama “Chasing Mavericks,” starring Jonny Weston, Gerard Butler and Elisabeth Shue. Director Michael Apted reportedly completed the final 15 days of principal photography on the film, which was released in October... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Curtis Hanson, director of 8 Mile, dies at 71toward the end of shooting in 2011 due to what was said at the time to be compl
Curtis Hanson, director of 8 Mile, dies at 71
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
toward the end of shooting in 2011 due to what was said at the time to be complications following his recent heart surgery. Michael Apted completed the film and the two shared credit on it. His project just prior to "Chasing Mavericks" was the HBO... Read more
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CBC.ca
Oscar winner, director Curtis Hanson dead at 71illness, that year's surfing drama Chasing Mavericks. The film starring Gerard
Oscar winner, director Curtis Hanson dead at 71
CBC.ca / Posted 7 days ago
illness, that year's surfing drama Chasing Mavericks. The film starring Gerard Butler was completed by veteran filmmaker Michael Apted. A native of Reno, Nev., who grew up in Los Angeles, Hanson dropped out of high school to work as a... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Curtis Hanson, Director and Oscar-Winning Writer on 'L.A. Confidential,' Dies at 71most recently directed the 2012 surfing movie Chasing Mavericks but left the pr
Curtis Hanson, Director and Oscar-Winning Writer on 'L.A. Confidential,' Dies at 71
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
most recently directed the 2012 surfing movie Chasing Mavericks but left the production because of an undisclosed illness. Michael Apted completed the picture, and Hanson never directed a film again. A skilled technician and former magazine... Read more
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Variety
Curtis Hanson, Director of ‘L.A. Confidential,’ Dies at 71toward the end of shooting in 2011 due to what was said at the time to be compl
Curtis Hanson, Director of ‘L.A. Confidential,’ Dies at 71
Variety / Posted 7 days ago
toward the end of shooting in 2011 due to what was said at the time to be complications following his recent heart surgery. Michael Apted completed the film and the two shared credit on it. His project just prior to “Chasing Mavericks” was the HBO... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Why we must keep telling the FDNY's 9/11 storyand other illnesses that were affecting the firefighters involved (hat tip to f
Why we must keep telling the FDNY's 9/11 story
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 18 days ago
and other illnesses that were affecting the firefighters involved (hat tip to former Directors Guild of America President Michael Apted for the idea of the five-year updates). Now, as the 15th anniversary approaches, we have decided to look to... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Why we must keep telling the FDNY's 9/11 storyand other illnesses that were affecting the firefighters involved (hat tip to f
Why we must keep telling the FDNY's 9/11 story
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 18 days ago
and other illnesses that were affecting the firefighters involved (hat tip to former Directors Guild of America President Michael Apted for the idea of the five-year updates). Now, as the 15th anniversary approaches, we have decided to look to... Read more
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Variety
WGA Candidates Signal Tough Contract Talksthe unions but the DGA is widely expected to go first, setting a template for t
WGA Candidates Signal Tough Contract Talks
Variety / Posted 21 days ago
the unions but the DGA is widely expected to go first, setting a template for the WGA and SAG-AFTRA deals. The DGA named Michael Apted and Thomas Schlamme to head its negotiating committee in February but has said nothing since. SAG-AFTRA will... Read more

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