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(1968)] I had a contract which I said I had final cut, total artistic control. Once we signed that, I don't think anyone really believed it. I think Warner Brothers [was] rather surprised with what they'd done. They said something like, "Yes, I know we signed it, but we didn't actually mean it." Too late.
His film-directing career consisted of bursts of concentrated activity punctuated by long lulls. Between 1962 and 1969, he directed nine feature films, and then none at all for five years. Between 1973 and 1976, he made six more films. In the next ten years, he made six more feature films, but, apart from a documentary film in 1991, he has made nothing since. During his spells of inactivity, he ...
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