Saul Zaentz

Born: 28 February 1921, Passaic, New Jersey
Died: 3 January 2014, San Francisco

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.

  • The English Patient

    The English Patient

    The discovery of a severely burned survivor of a plane crash in the Sahara during WWII begins an epic melodrama of love and war.

  • The Lord of the Rings  The Fellowship of the Ring

    The Lord of the Rings The Fellowship of the Ring

    The first instalment of Peter Jackson’s epic adaptation of the J.R.R. Tolkien saga about the quest of a band of heroes to save their world from evil.

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