Date of Birth:
2 September 1929
Hal Ashby created 4 movies in the Comedy, Romance, Music, Drama, Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller genres.
Hal Ashby got succeed with average imdb rating 7.3.
After briefly attending Utah State University, Hal Ashby worked in a minor capacity at the Universal script department. Moving to Republic Studios in 1953, he became an assistant film editor, graduating to full editor in 1963. Four years later, Ashby won the Best Editing Oscar for his work on In the Heat of the Night.
He made his directorial debut with 1970's The Landlord, then became the fair-haired boy of the cult-movie circuit with his film Harold and Maude (1971), the bitter... Read more