Curtis Hanson

Born:  March 24, 1945, Reno, Nevada

Died:  September 20, 2016, Los Angeles, California

 

1972:  Sweet Kill

1977:  Evil Town

1979:  The Little Dragon

1983:  Losin’ It

1987:  The Bedroom Window

1990:  Bad Influence

1992:  The Hand That Rocks The Cradle

1994:  The River Wild

1997:  L.A. Confidential

2000:  Wonder Boys

2002:  8 Mile

2005:  In Her Shoes

2007:  Lucky You

2012:  Chasing Mavericks

 

Academy Award:  Best Adapted Screenplay, L.A. Confidential (1997)
Nomination:  Best Picture, L.A. Confidential (1997); Best Director, L.A. Confidential (1997)

Cannes Film Festival Nomination:  In Competition, L.A. Confidential (1997)

European Film Award Nomination:  Screen International Award, 8 Mile (2002)

Golden Globe Award Nominations:  Best Director, L.A. Confidential (1997); Best Screenplay, L.A. Confidential (1997)

 

Photo by David Shankbone