Date of Birth:
24 April 1930
Richard Donner played in 1 and created 17 movies in the Documentary, History, Horror, Mystery, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Music, Comedy, Family, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Crime, Western genres.
Richard Donner got succeed with average imdb rating 7.
Frequently makes uncredited appearances in his own movies.
Originally, Donner directed Superman (1978) and Superman II (1980) back to back, then cut back on filming the sequel to focus on finishing the first one for a Christmas release. A clash with the producers, the Salkinds, over the material led to Donner being fired before he could finish filming the second one and he was replaced with Richard Lester. Donner later estimated that he had directed 80% of the sequel and saw about 50% of his work in the theatrical film.
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