Richard Fleischer

Film Director / Screenwriter | * 12/08/1916 († 89, 03/25/2006) | Brooklyn, New York City, New York (United States of America (USA))
Richard O. Fleischer (December 8, 1916 – March 25, 2006) was an American film director whose career spanned more than four decades, beginning at the height of the Golden Age of Hollywood and lasting through the American New Wave. Though he directed films across many genres and styles; he is best known for his big-budget, "tentpole" films, including 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954), The Vikings (1958), Barabbas (1961), Fantastic Voyage (1966), the musical film Doctor Dolittle (1967), the war epic Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970), the dystopian mystery-thriller Soylent Green (1973), the controversial period drama Mandingo (1975), and the Robert E... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Crime | Action

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Awards & Nominations for Richard Fleischer

Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature Disney Legends Academy Awards Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Director

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Movies with Richard Fleischer as Actor(4)

Movies with Richard Fleischer as Crew(54)

Directing/Director2021 Make Mine Memories
Production/Producer2021 Make Mine Memories
Directing/Director1989 Call from Space
Directing/Director1987 Million Dollar Mystery
Directing/Director1985 Red Sonja
Directing/Director1984 Conan the Destroyer
Directing/Director1983 Tough Enough
Directing/Director1983 Amityville 3-D
Directing/Director1980 The Jazz Singer
Directing/Director1979 Ashanti
Directing/Director1977 The Prince and the Pauper
Directing/Director1976 The Incredible Sarah
Directing/Director1975 Mandingo
Directing/Director1974 The Spikes Gang
Production/Producer1974 The Spikes Gang
Directing/Director1974 Mr. Majestyk
Directing/Director1973 Soylent Green
Directing/Director1973 The Don Is Dead
Directing/Director1972 The New Centurions
Directing/Director1971 See No Evil
Directing/Director1971 The Last Run
Directing/Director1971 10 Rillington Place
Directing/Director1970 Tora! Tora! Tora!
Directing/Director1969 Che!
Directing/Director1968 The Boston Strangler
Directing/Director1967 Doctor Dolittle
Directing/Director1966 Fantastic Voyage
Directing/Director1961 The Big Gamble
Directing/Director1961 Barabbas
Directing/Director1960 Crack in the Mirror
Directing/Director1959 Compulsion
Directing/Director1959 These Thousand Hills
Directing/Director1958 The Vikings
Directing/Director1956 Between Heaven and Hell
Directing/Director1956 Bandido!
Directing/Director1955 The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing
Directing/Director1955 Violent Saturday
Directing/Director1954 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Directing/Director1953 Arena
Directing/Director1952 The Happy Time
Directing/Director1952 The Narrow Margin
Directing/Director1951 His Kind of Woman
Directing/Director1950 Armored Car Robbery
Directing/Director1949 Follow Me Quietly
Directing/Director1949 The Clay Pigeon
Directing/Director1949 Make Mine Laughs
Directing/Director1949 Trapped
Directing/Director1948 Bodyguard
Directing/Director1948 So This Is New York
Directing/Director1947 Design for Death
Directing/Director1947 Mr. Bell
Directing/Director1947 Banjo
Directing/Director1946 Child of Divorce
Directing/Director1944 Memo for Joe

Full Name: Richard Fleischer
Born: Friday, 12/08 1916 (December) in Brooklyn, New York City, New York (United States of America (USA))
Died: Saturday, 03/25 2006 (March) in Woodland Hills (aged: 89)
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Dragon)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Yale School of Drama, Brown University
Other names for Richard Fleischer (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Richard O. Fleischer"
"Dick Fleischer"
Richard Fleischer frequently works together with these people:
Earl Felton (8x, Crew)
Jack Cardiff (7x, Crew)
Elmo Williams (7x, Crew)
Walter M. Scott (7x, Crew)
Orson Welles (5x, Actor)
Harper Goff (5x, Crew)
Maurice Jarre (5x, Crew)
Lillie Hayward (5x, Crew)
Richard H. Kline (5x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:59653, Added: 05/17/2018, Last updated: 10/03/2021