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Fred Zinnemann created 7 movies in the Crime, Mystery, Drama, Western, Romance, War, Music, Musical, Biography, Thriller genres.
Fred Zinnemann got succeed with average imdb rating 7.7.
Awarded first annual John Huston Award for Artists Rights 
Father of film director-producer Tim Zinnemann.
Former father-in-law of Meg Tilly.
He is widely credited with an incident known as "you first". The story goes that when Oscar winner Zinnemann sat down in a office for a meeting with a young executive, the executive asked him to list what he had done in his career. Zinnemann humiliated the executive by reportedly answering, "Sure. You first.".
Biography in: John Wakeman, editor. "World Film Directors, Volume One, 1890- 1945". Pages 1238-1247. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1987.
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