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Encyclopedia > Eric Roth

Eric Roth (born 1945) is an American screenwriter. Year 1945 (MCMXLV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar). ...


He won the Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay for Forrest Gump (1994). He also co-wrote the screenplay for Michael Mann's The Insider (1999) and for the Steven Spielberg film Munich (2005). He has a Master of Fine Arts (MFA) from UCLA Film School as well as a degree from UCSB. The Academy Award for Writing Adapted Screenplay is one of the Academy Awards, the most prominent film awards in the United States. ... For the main character of the same name, see Forrest Gump (character) Forrest Gump is a 1994 drama film based on a novel by Winston Groom that was written in 1986, and the name of the title character of both. ... Michael Kenneth Mann (born February 5, 1943 in Chicago) is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer. ... The Insider is a 1999 film which tells the true story of a 60 Minutes television series exposé of the tobacco industry, as seen through the eyes of a real tobacco executive, Jeffrey Wigand. ... Steven Allan Spielberg KBE (born December 18, 1946)[1] is an American film director and producer. ... Munich is a 2005 drama film directed by Steven Spielberg and written by Tony Kushner and Eric Roth which depicts the 1972 Munich massacre of Israeli Olympic athletes by Black September gunmen, and the Israeli governments secret retaliation assassinations. ... In the United States, a Master of Fine Arts (MFA) is a terminal graduate degree in an area of visual, plastic, literary or performing arts typically requiring two to three years of study beyond the bachelor level. ... The UCLA School of Theater, Film, and Television (TFT), located in Los Angeles, USA, is unique in that it combines all three (theater, film, and television) of these aspects into a single school. ... The University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) is a coeducational public university located in Santa Barbara County, California. ...


Selected filmography

Shantaram is an upcoming film based on the bestselling novel Shantaram written by Gregory David Roberts. ... 2007 has been referred to, by film and media critics, as the year of the threequels, a nickname referring to both the 2004 summer movie season and three film franchises from that year, which again appear this year: Spider-Man 3, Shrek the Third, and Oceans Thirteen, and in... Benjamin Button is a film announced to be released in 2007. ... Lucky You is a 2007 film. ... // Please note that following the tradition of the English language film industry, these are the top grossing films that were first released in the United States and Canada in 2006; because they may have made most of their income in a later year, they may not be the top-grossing... The Good Shepherd is an Academy Award-nominated 2006 film directed by Robert De Niro (his second directorial effort after A Bronx Tale) and starring Matt Damon and Angelina Jolie, with an extensive supporting cast. ... Munich is a 2005 drama film directed by Steven Spielberg and written by Tony Kushner and Eric Roth which depicts the 1972 Munich massacre of Israeli Olympic athletes by Black September gunmen, and the Israeli governments secret retaliation assassinations. ... This is a list of film-related events in 2005. ... Ali is a 2001 biographical film which tells the story of boxer Muhammad Ali. ... For the 1968 science-fiction film and novel, see 2001: A Space Odyssey The year 2001 in film involved some significant events. ... The Insider is a 1999 film which tells the true story of a 60 Minutes television series exposé of the tobacco industry, as seen through the eyes of a real tobacco executive, Jeffrey Wigand. ... The year 1999 in film involved some significant events. ... The Horse Whisperer (1998) is the most boring movie of all time. ... // February 14 - Sharon Stone marries Phil Bronstein. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... The year 1997 in film involved some significant events. ... For the main character of the same name, see Forrest Gump (character) Forrest Gump is a 1994 drama film based on a novel by Winston Groom that was written in 1986, and the name of the title character of both. ... // November 1 - George Lucas leaves the day-to-day operations of his filmmaking business and starts a sabbatical (while on sabbatical, he wrote the prequel Star Wars trilogy). ... 1987 Suspence Movie starring Cher as the Defence attorney of deaf mute, Liam Neeson, accussed of murder. ... // May 9 - Actor Tom Cruise marries actress Mimi Rogers. ...

External links

  • Eric Roth at the IMDB

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