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Robert Wise created 11 movies in the Drama, Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure, War, Music, Biography, Family, Musical, Romance, Mystery, History, Fantasy genres.
Robert Wise got succeed with average imdb rating 7.1.
Was an avid addict of commercial Indian cinema.
1971-75: President of the Directors Guild of America (DGA).
Biography in: John Wakeman, editor. "Universe Film Directors, Supply Rhyme, 1890-1945." Pages 1210-1219. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1987.
Directed nine different actors in Oscar-nominated performances: Nina Foch, Susan Hayward, Rita Moreno, George Chakiris, Julie Andrews, Peggy Wood, Steve McQueen, Mako, and Daniel Massey. Hayward, Moreno and Chakiris won Oscars.
1987: He accepted the Oscar for "Best Actor in a Paramount Post" on behalf of Paul Newman, who wasn't present at the awards ceremonial.
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