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"Les voix perdues de l'Amérique". Paris: Flammarion, Coll. «Pop Culture», co-author Jean-Baptiste Thoret
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I think some people think that I'm totally nuts. Some think I'm a druggie. They say I had $50,000 in my budget for Heaven's Gate
(1980) allocated to cocaine. They say I'm an alcoholic. I'm not, despite rumors to the contrary. All the things people think I am, I'm not. That's why I never answer them in the press, because they're ridiculous. And some of them are pretty wild. They've said everything...
In 1981, he was hired by CBS to direct "Live on Tape," a film about camera crews. but after Heaven's Gate
(1980) crashed and burned at the box office, CBS changed their minds; the movie remains unmade to this day.