George Miller

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George Miller

George Miller (producer, director, screenwriter, actor) was born in Chinchilla (Queensland, Australia) March 3, 1945. The first education – health. For a long time he worked as a physiotherapist in a hospital in Sydney.

In 1971, he entered the University of Melbourne, where he studied cinema under the direction of Phillip Noyce. During training, he made friends with Byron Kennedy, with whom he created his first short film “Violence in the Cinema, Part 1” (1971). Around the same time, George wrote a few scripts, but the necessary funds to stage a full-length picture of him at this time to assemble and you can not. Miller always had the tenacity, has not changed himself this time. For eight long years, having worked for ambulance driver, he still collected the necessary amount.

In 1976, along with James Makkoslendom wrote the script for the thriller fiction ” Mad Max & raquo ;. Painting with a budget of 350 thousand dollars and a young Mel Gibson in the title role, comes out in rent in 1979 and has a success with the audience, gathering at the box office a little less than $ 9 million.

With the money Miller, along with Byron Kennedy opened his own studio, which soon created an even more successful sequel “Max”- & Laquo; Mad Max 2″(1981). Success filmed in Australia picture grossed about $ 25 million, was so loud that the rumors about him and flew to Hollywood”bigwigs”.

The third part of “Mad Max”two friends started shooting with a threefold increase, thanks to the participation”& raquo ;, Hollywood budget. In 1983, Kennedy crashed helicopter. Check out this picture of Miller, a contractual relationship, had alone. In the same year, at the invitation of George Steven Spielberg removes one of the most successful, if not the most successful novel kinosbornika”Twilight Zone”(1983). Himself”Mad Max 3: Beyond Thunderdome” comes just two years later – in the 1985th.

The first work directed exclusively Hollywood “The Witches of Eastwick” with Jack Nicholson in the title role he was released in 1987. The picture beautifully shows itself at the box office, collecting over $ 60 million.

In 1992, the screen goes regular work of the director – a touching drama “Lorenzo Oil”(1992). The script for this film, which received good reviews of film critics, but failed at the box office, Miller wrote with Nick Enright. In 1995, for his fellow academic at the University of Chris Noonan wrote the script of the global box office hits”Babe”(“four-footed kid”), not less successful sequel to which the” Babe: Pig in the City & raquo ;, self-directing in 1998, and then disappears from view for eight years!

The triumphant return of the director took place in 2006 with the animation tape “Happy Feet”(2006) in which he acted not only as one of the directors, but also had a hand in writing the script. Picture collected at the box office a little less than $ 400 million and earned his first Miller”Oscar” in the category of best animated film of the year.

In 2011, the George appears screenwriter, director and producer of the sequel cartoon “Happy Feet 2 & raquo ;, continue working on the fourth painting series of Mad Max” road rage & raquo ;. Miller continues to keep its bright through the expanses of cinema.

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