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John Boorman

John Boorman attended Catholic school (Salesian Order) although his family was not, in fact, Roman Catholic. His first job was for a dry-cleaner. Later, he worked as a critic for a women's journal and for a radio station until he entered the television business, working for the BBC in Bristol. There, he started as assistant but worked later as ...

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Jan 18, 1933 In Rosehill, Carshalton, Surrey, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie What If
Latest Project:
Movie TCM: Twenty Classic Moments 2014-04-14

Nominated for 5 Oscars. Another 21 wins & 31 nominations.

Known For
Poster of The Tailor of Panama
Poster of Hope and Glory
Poster of Deliverance
Poster of Excalibur
Movie What She Said: The Art of Pauline Kael Unknown 2016
Movie TCM: Twenty Classic Moments Himself 2014-04-14
Movie Queen & Country Unknown 2014
Movie Behind the Sword in the Stone Unknown 2013
Movie In the Tracks of Lalo Schifrin Unknown 2012
Movie Dreamers Unknown 2012
Movie Me and Me Dad Unknown 2012
Movie The 7th Annual Irish Film and Television Awards Unknown 2010
Movie Boogie Woogie Unknown 2010-04-21
Series Sodankylä Forever Unknown 2010
Movie Looking Beyond Rangoon: Truth Has a Witness Unknown 2009
Series Piers Morgan's Life Stories Unknown 2009
Movie Little Red Riding Hood Unknown 2009
Movie Dusty Unknown 2008
Series Charley Boorman: Ireland to Sydney by Any Means Unknown 2008
Movie Deliverance: Betraying the River Unknown 2007
Movie Deliverance: Delivered Unknown 2007
Movie Chris & Don. A Love Story Unknown 2007
Movie Deliverance: The Journey Unknown 2007
Movie Pierre Rissient: Man of Cinema Unknown 2007
Movie Deliverance: The Beginning Unknown 2007
Series British Film Forever Himself 2007-07-28
Movie A Sense of Carol Reed Unknown 2006
Movie The Tiger's Tail Unknown 2006
Movie What If Unknown 2006
Movie San Sebastián 2006: Crónica de Carlos Boyero Unknown 2006
Movie Whaledreamers Unknown 2006
Movie The 100 Greatest War Films Himself 2005-05-14
Movie Filmmakers in Action Unknown 2005
Series Long Way Round Unknown 2004
Movie In My Country Unknown 2004
Series HARDtalk Extra Unknown 2004-03-12
Series Cinema 3 Unknown 2002
Series Timeshift Unknown 2002-10-05
Movie The Perfect Fit Unknown 2001
Movie The Tailor of Panama Unknown 2001
Movie Two Nudes Bathing Unknown 2001-11-11
Series Le club Himself 2001-04-11
Series Live Lunch Unknown 2001
Movie The 100 Greatest Films Unknown 2001
Movie The General Unknown 1998
Movie Lee Marvin: A Personal Portrait by John Boorman Unknown 1998
Movie Angela Mooney Dies Again Unknown 1996
Movie Beyond Rangoon Unknown 1995
Series Picture Windows Unknown 1995
Movie Ennio Morricone Unknown 1995
Movie Lumière and Company Unknown 1995-12-20
Movie I Dreamt I Woke Up Unknown 1991
Movie Blood and Concrete Unknown 1991-09-13
Movie Where the Heart Is Unknown 1990-02-23
Movie The 60th Annual Academy Awards Himself - Nominee: Best Picture, Best Director & Best Original Screenplay 1988-04-11
Movie Hope and Glory Unknown 1987
Movie Just a Song and Dance Unknown 1987
Series The Last Resort Unknown 1987
Movie The Emerald Forest Unknown 1985
Movie Journey Into Light Unknown 1985
Movie Nemo Unknown 1984
Series Àngel Casas Show Unknown 1984
Movie Angel Unknown 1982
Series Les nouveaux rendez-vous Unknown 1981
Movie Excalibur Unknown 1981
Series Clapper Board Unknown 1980
Movie The Hard Way Unknown 1979
Movie Long Shot Unknown 1978
Series The South Bank Show Unknown 1978-01-14
Movie Exorcist II: The Heretic Unknown 1977
Series Apropos Film Unknown 1975
Movie Zardoz Unknown 1974
Movie The 45th Annual Academy Awards Himself - Nominated: Best Director 1973-03-27
Series Ten Years On Unknown 1973
Movie Deliverance Unknown 1972
Movie The Dangerous World of 'Deliverance' Unknown 1972
Series Film 2016 Unknown 1971-11-16
Movie Leo the Last Unknown 1970
Movie Hell in the Pacific Unknown 1968
Movie Point Blank Unknown 1967
Movie The Rock Unknown 1967
Series Sunday Night Unknown 1966
Movie The Great Director Unknown 1966
Series Grass Roots Unknown 1965
Movie Having a Wild Weekend Unknown 1965
Series The Newcomers Unknown 1964
Series Citizen 63 Unknown 1963
Series In View Unknown 1962
Movie The Concrete Vision Unknown 1962
Series Day by Day Unknown 1961
Series Southern Affairs Unknown 1959