Director | Producer | Writer
While working on the parts of Superman (1978) that would be incorporated in the sequel Superman II (1980), cinematographer Geoffrey Unsworth died unexpectedly on October 28, 1978. When Lester took over the directorial reins from Richard Donner, he ...
[on wandering around Europe in 1954] I played the piano at an army base outside of Paris. And I played the guitar in a café in the south of Spain. I didn't do it very often. The first time I did it for an evening, it was to get a free meal. And I'd ...
Frequently has characters in the background making amusing comments about the main action.
Richard Lester Liebman
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA