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Born: November 23, 1944 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Hungary Profession: Writer ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Burn, Hollywood, Burn (1997)
A pseudo-documentary about a fictional British, first-time director named Alan Smithee who is hired to direct an action film starring Sylvester Stallone, Whoopi Goldberg and Jackie Chan. He hates the film, the budget has ballooned to a whopping $315 million, and he wants to have his name removed, bu

Writer (feature film)

2.
Szabadsag, Szerelem (2007)
Set against the backdrop of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution, the Hungarian water polo team beats the Russian team during the Melbourne Olympic Games in a match that was one of the bloodiest in the sport's history.
3.
Szabadsag, Szerelem (2007)
Set against the backdrop of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution, the Hungarian water polo team beats the Russian team during the Melbourne Olympic Games in a match that was one of the bloodiest in the sport's history.
4.
Burn, Hollywood, Burn (1997)
A pseudo-documentary about a fictional British, first-time director named Alan Smithee who is hired to direct an action film starring Sylvester Stallone, Whoopi Goldberg and Jackie Chan. He hates the film, the budget has ballooned to a whopping $315 million, and he wants to have his name removed, bu
5.
Telling Lies in America (1997)
Set in the 1960s, a 17-year-old boy becomes friends with Billy Magic, the radio DJ he idolizes, and eventually becomes exposed to the payola and corruption of that world.
6.
Jade (1995)
David Corelli is an ambitious assistant district attorney in San Francisco. While attending a black tie affair as the guest of his college friends Matt Gavin, a prominent lawyer, and his wife Trina Gavin, a clinical psychologist, David is called to the scene of a murder: the San Francisco home of a
7.
Showgirls (1995) as Screenwriter
Nomi Malone is a fiercely independent young woman who comes to Las Vegas running from a troubled past. Looking for a break on the Las Vegas Strip, she lands a job as an erotic dancer at the Cheetah Club. But, to make ends meet, she also works as a lap dancer in the club''s back room. Possessed of a raw and riveting dancing talent, Nomi is soon introduced to the vastly different world of the big Las Vegas shows--and the powerful men and women who run them. Zack, the handsome and ambitious entertainment director at the Stardust, could push Nomi into the spotlight. Cristal, the glamorous star of the stage show "Goddess," is inexorably drawn to Nomi''s beauty and spirit and may make her... or break her. As the complex bonds of passion, jealousy and love form between them, Nomi is pulled deeper into the world she so desperately desires.
8.
Nowhere To Run (1993)
An escaped convict befriends a young widow and helps her battle corrupt land developers who want to force her off her land.
9.
Sliver (1993)
A new apartment brings a new life of passion and murder to a literary editor, in this voyeuristic love triangle.
10.
Nowhere To Run (1993)
An escaped convict befriends a young widow and helps her battle corrupt land developers who want to force her off her land.
11.
Basic Instinct (1991)
When a cop''s search for a ruthless killer leads him to wealthy and seductive author, his involvement turns personal, and he must balance their affair with the mounting evidence against her.
12.
13.
Music Box (1989)
When a young female attorney''s father is accused of war crimes she must fight to clear his name.
14.
Checking Out (1989) as Screenwriter
After his best friend dies unexpectedly, a healthy man becomes a hopeless hypochondriac.
15.
Betrayed (1988)
White supremacists attempt to establish a separate nation in the northwestern United States, and the FBI agent assigned to investigate them finds herself falling in love with the leader.
16.
Big Shots (1987) as Screenwriter
When his father dies from a heart attack, white, wealthy, 11-year-old Obie runs away and winds up in a Chicago ghetto. After getting beaten up by some gang members, the grief-stricken Obie is befriended by Jeremy "Scam" Henderson, an African-American, streetwise kid about his age. They become partne
17.
Jagged Edge (1985)
When a wealthy publishing magnate is accused of murdering his heiress wife, a high powered attorney is called in to defend him. She succeeds and the two fall in love. Then she grows suspicious that she helped acquit a guilty man.
18.
Flashdance (1983) as Screenwriter
All Alex Owens really wants to do is dance. She finds some creative outlet dancing in a club at night but that''s not going to cut it. What she really wants is a shot at trying out for a ballet company. Thanks to the support of her big-hearted instructor Hanna and handsome hunk of a boss Nick, Alex gets her chance to take the ballet world by storm.
19.
F.I.S.T. (1978)
A small-time union member trades his integrity for power within the organization.
20.
F.I.S.T. (1978)
A small-time union member trades his integrity for power within the organization.

Producer (feature film)

21.
Sliver (1993)
A new apartment brings a new life of passion and murder to a literary editor, in this voyeuristic love triangle.
22.
Music Box (1989)
When a young female attorney''s father is accused of war crimes she must fight to clear his name.
23.
Betrayed (1988)
White supremacists attempt to establish a separate nation in the northwestern United States, and the FBI agent assigned to investigate them finds herself falling in love with the leader.

Music (feature film)

24.
Burn, Hollywood, Burn (1997)
A pseudo-documentary about a fictional British, first-time director named Alan Smithee who is hired to direct an action film starring Sylvester Stallone, Whoopi Goldberg and Jackie Chan. He hates the film, the budget has ballooned to a whopping $315 million, and he wants to have his name removed, bu

Cast (special)

25.
Joe Eszterhas: The E! True Hollywood Story (1999)
Profile of screenwriter Joe Eszterhas.

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