Title
In cold blood
Director
Richard Brooks 1912-1992
Based on the work of
Truman Capote
Actor
Robert Blake Jeff Corey John Forsythe Scott Wilson
Language
English
Publisher
Columbia Tristar Home Entertainment, 2003
1 dvd-video : zw/w
Recording date
1967
Playing time
ca. 128 min.
Note
Taalkeuze: Engels, Frans, Duits, Spaans, Italiaans Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Engels, Frans, Duits, Spaans, Italiaans, Portugees, Turks, Arabisch, Hindoestaans
EAN
8712609756104 5035822025837

About Richard Brooks

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Richard Brooks (May 18, 1912 – March 11, 1992) was an American screenwriter, film director, novelist and film producer. Nominated for eight Oscars in his career, he was best known for Blackboard Jungle (1955), Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958), Elmer Gantry (1960; for which he won the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay), In Cold Blood (1967) and Looking for Mr. Goodbar (1977).

Early life and career

Brooks was born as Reuben Sax to Hyman and Esther Sax, Russian Jewish immigrants. Married teenagers when they immigrated to the United States in 1908, they found employment in Philadelphia's textile and clothing industry. Their only child, Reuben Sax, was born in 1912 in Philadelphia. He attended public schools Joseph Leidy Elementary, Mayer Sulzberger Junior High School and West Philadelphia High School, graduating from the latter in 1929.

Sax took classes at Temple Univ…Read more on Wikipedia