Robert Altman

Birthday:

02/20/1925

Place of birth:

Kansas City, Missouri, USA:

Biography:

Robert Bernard Altman was an American film director and screenwriter known for making films that are highly naturalistic, but with a stylized perspective. In 2006, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences recognized his body of work with an Academy Honorary Award. His films MASH, Nashville and McCabe and Mrs. Miller have been selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry.


Film Credits

Altman (2014)
as Himself (archive footage)
And the Oscar Goes To... (2014)
as
What is Cinema? (2013)
as Himself
Robert Altman on Rashomon (2012)
as
Elio Petri... appunti su un autore (2005)
as Himself
A Note of Triumph: The Golden Age of Norman Corwin (2005)
as
Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession (2004)
as Himself
A Decade Under the Influence (2003)
as Himself
Robert Altman in England (2002)
as Himself
Enlisted: The Story of 'M*A*S*H' (2002)
as Himself
Rip Van Marlowe (2002)
as Self
Frank Capra's American Dream (1997)
as Himself
The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies (1995)
as
Luck, Trust & Ketchup: Robert Altman in Carver Country (1993)
as Himself
Robert Altman's Players (1992)
as Interviewee
Hollywood Mavericks (1990)
as Himself
Before the Nickelodeon: The Cinema of Edwin S. Porter (1982)
as Reader - 'Jack And The Beanstalk' Promo (voice)
Events (1970)
as Bob
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (1947)
as Man Drinking (uncredited)

Production Credits

A Prairie Home Companion (2006)
Director
A Prairie Home Companion (2006)
Producer
Tanner on Tanner (2004)
Director
The Company (2003)
Director
The Company (2003)
Producer
Gosford Park (2001)
Director
Gosford Park (2001)
Producer
Gosford Park (2001)
Idea
Dr. T & the Women (2000)
Director
Dr. T & the Women (2000)
Producer
Trixie (2000)
Producer
Cookie's Fortune (1999)
Director
Cookie's Fortune (1999)
Producer
The Gingerbread Man (1998)
Director
Killer App (1998)
Director
Afterglow (1997)
Producer
Jazz '34 (1997)
Director
Jazz '34 (1997)
Producer
Kansas City (1996)
Director
Kansas City (1996)
Writer
Prêt-à-Porter (1994)
Director
Prêt-à-Porter (1994)
Producer
Prêt-à-Porter (1994)
Screenplay
Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle (1994)
Producer
Short Cuts (1993)
Director
Short Cuts (1993)
Screenplay
The Player (1992)
Director
Vincent & Theo (1990)
Director
Tanner ’88 (1988)
Director
The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial (1988)
Director
The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial (1988)
Producer
Aria (1987)
Director
Aria (1987)
Writer
Basements (1987)
Director
Basements (1987)
Producer
Beyond Therapy (1987)
Director
Beyond Therapy (1987)
Screenplay
Fool for Love (1985)
Director
The Laundromat (1985)
Director
O.C. and Stiggs (1985)
Director
O.C. and Stiggs (1985)
Producer
Secret Honor (1984)
Director
Secret Honor (1984)
Producer
Streamers (1983)
Director
Streamers (1983)
Producer
Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean (1982)
Director
Rattlesnake in a Cooler (1982)
Director
Popeye (1980)
Director
HealtH (1980)
Director
HealtH (1980)
Producer
HealtH (1980)
Writer
Rich Kids (1979)
Executive Producer
A Perfect Couple (1979)
Director
A Perfect Couple (1979)
Producer
A Perfect Couple (1979)
Writer
Quintet (1979)
Director
Quintet (1979)
Producer
Quintet (1979)
Screenplay
Quintet (1979)
Story
A Wedding (1978)
Director
A Wedding (1978)
Writer
Remember My Name (1978)
Producer
3 Women (1977)
Director
3 Women (1977)
Producer
3 Women (1977)
Writer
The Late Show (1977)
Producer
Welcome to L.A. (1976)
Producer
Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson (1976)
Director
Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson (1976)
Producer
Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson (1976)
Screenplay
Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson (1976)
Screenstory
Nashville (1975)
Director
Nashville (1975)
Producer
California Split (1974)
Director
California Split (1974)
Producer
Thieves Like Us (1974)
Director
Thieves Like Us (1974)
Screenplay
The Long Goodbye (1973)
Director
Images (1972)
Director
Images (1972)
Writer
McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)
Director
McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)
Screenplay
Brewster McCloud (1970)
Director
M*A*S*H (1970)
Director
That Cold Day in the Park (1969)
Director
Countdown (1968)
Director
The Katherine Reed Story (1965)
Director
Pot au feu (1964)
Director
Nightmare in Chicago (1964)
Director
Nightmare in Chicago (1964)
Producer
The Party (1963)
Director
The Long, Lost Life of Edward Smalley (1963)
Director
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962)
Dialogue
The James Dean Story (1957)
Director
The James Dean Story (1957)
Editor
The James Dean Story (1957)
Producer
The Delinquents (1957)
Director
The Delinquents (1957)
Producer
The Delinquents (1957)
Writer
Corn's-A-Poppin' (1956)
Writer
The Magic Bond (1956)
Director
The Model's Handbook (1956)
Director
The Perfect Crime (1955)
Director
The Perfect Crime (1955)
Writer
The Sound of Bells (1952)
Director
Modern Football (1951)
Director
Bodyguard (1948)
Story