Director | Producer | Writer
After dropping out of high school in his senior year, he became the entertainment editor for the Cal State L.A. campus newspaper, despite the fact that he was not a student there. His uncle owned a magazine called "Cinema", where Hanson worked as a ...
[after receiving the Best Screenplay Oscar from Walter Matthau and Jack Lemmon] Being given this Award by two actors I will always associate with Billy Wilder makes it all the sweeter.
Characters in his films often reference or are seen watching movies from the Golden Age of cinema.
Curtis Lee Hanson
Reno, Nevada, USA
Los Angeles, California, USA
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