Director, Mike Nichols, was born Michael Igor Peschkowsky on Nov 6, 1931 in Berlin, Germany. Nichols died at the age of 83 on Nov 19, 2014 in New York City, NY .
HONORS and AWARDS:.
Mike Nichols was nominated for four Academy Awards, winning one for Best Director for The Graduate in 1967.
|1966||Best Director||Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)||N/A||Nominated|
|1967||Best Director||The Graduate (1967)||N/A||Won|
|1983||Best Director||Silkwood (1983)||N/A||Nominated|
|1988||Best Director||Working Girl (1988)||N/A||Nominated|
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966, )By Andrew Wickliffe on Dec 3, 2018 From The Stop Button
Whos Afraid of Virginia Woolf? opens with this gentle, lovely music from Alex North. Its night, its a university campus, a couple is walking silently as the credits roll; the musics beautiful. Then the coupleElizabeth Taylor and Richard Burtonget home. And pretty soon they start yelling at eac... Read full article
Working Girl (1988, )By Andrew Wickliffe on Dec 1, 2014 From The Stop Button
Towards the end of Working Girl, the film seems to jump around a bit with the timeline. It seems to jump ahead, but then it turns out it doesn’t. And it only seems to jump ahead because of how director Nichols and editor Sam O’Steen structure a couple transitions. It’s not a big th... Read full article
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