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Milius (2013)

A look at the life of filmmaker John Milius.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
John Milius ... Himself
Ethan Milius Ethan Milius ... Himself
Amanda Milius ... Herself
Walter Murch ... Himself
Randal Kleiser ... Himself
George Lucas ... Himself
William Phelps ... Himself
Donald F. Glut ... Himself
Harrison Ford ... Himself
Steven Spielberg ... Himself
Lawrence Gordon ... Himself
Peter Bart ... Himself
Michael Mann ... Himself
Mike Medavoy ... Himself
Al Ruddy ... Himself (as Albert S. Ruddy)
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A look at the life of filmmaker John Milius.

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Language:

English

Release Date:

11 January 2014 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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The filmmakers shot 65 interviews for the documentary. See more »

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Francis Ford Coppola: Everything memorable about Apocalypse Now was written by John Milius.
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Outstanding Documentary.
19 January 2014 | by Colin-630-935811See all my reviews

I just caught this on cable yesterday,I had seen the trailer last year and jumped at the chance to watch the movie,and I was not disappointed. I saw Conan in '82 and it just blew me away,I was 18 but I knew I was watching something different,this was not the usual fare,there was a philosophy present,it was wonderful. Back then info on writers and filmmakers was tougher to find but eventually I found out about Apocalypse Now which I had seen 3 years earlier,Jaws and Dirty Harry,all done by he same guy,I was a fan but didn't even know it! The movie covers his whole career,his friends like Lucas and Spielberg deliver very insightful interviews which endear me to the man even more,despite him holding many political views the very opposite of mine. But it is his towering talent,his passion and integrity which really shine through,the filmmakers did a fantastic job of getting to the heart of the man,and I found it truly inspiring and eventually moving. I cannot recommend the movie highly enough,anyone with a love of cinema owes it to themselves to seek this flick out,it's really one of the best I have ever seen on a film maker,full of life,passion and fire,just like Milius himself.


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