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Paul Schrader

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Birth Name: Paul Joseph Schrader

Age: 74, born 22 July 1946

Born and residing in: United States

Height: 5' 8"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Mary Beth Hurt


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Description: Although his name is often linked to that of the "movie brat" generation (Steven Spielberg, Martin Scorsese, Francis Ford Coppola, George Lucas, Brian De Palma, etc.) Paul Schrader's background couldn't have been more different than theirs. His strict Calvinist parents refused to allow him to see a film until he was 18. Although he more than made up for lost time when studying at Calvin College, Columbia University and UCLA's graduate film program, his influences were far removed from those of his contemporaries--Robert Bresson, Yasujirô Ozu and Carl Theodor Dreyer (about whom he wrote a book, "Transcendental Sty ... (more)
Tags: Writer (13), Screenwriter (13), American (5), Born 1946 (2), Producer (2), Director (2), Songwriter (1), Male (1)
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Movies written by

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1. Taxi Driver (1976)
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8.2
3903 Watched
2. Raging Bull (1980)
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8.1
1733 Watched
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7.2
636 Watched
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6.7
508 Watched
5. Cat People (1982)
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6.2
262 Watched




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1. Cat People (1982)
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6.2
262 Watched
2. American Gigolo (1980)
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6
197 Watched
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8.1
124 Watched
4. First Reformed (2018)
Rating:
7.4
116 Watched
5. Hardcore (1979)
Rating:
7.3
91 Watched




Movies

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7.1
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65 Watched
2. Today (1952)
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6.4
75 Watched
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TV directed by

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5.8
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