Haskell Wexler

Born: 6 February 1922, Chicago, Ill.
Died: 27 December 2015, Santa Monica

Highlighted works

  • One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest

    One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest

    The comic energy and tragic weight of Jack Nicholson’s unforgettable lead performance make this a classic of 70s cinema.

  • Days of Heaven

    Days of Heaven

    Richard Gere plays a Chicagoan trying to make a new life in the country… but love gets in the way.

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