Wise replaced the original director on the horror film The Curse of ... Blood on the Moon (1948), a noir Western starring Robert Mitchum as ... Academy of Film and Television Arts nominated it for Best Film.


Robert Wise, Director: West Side Story. ... At age nineteen, the avid moviegoer came into the film business through an ... Star Trek: The Motion Picture Director.


With Alexandra Hewett, David Sterritt, Robert Wise. A Feature Length Documentary on the Films and Life of Hollywood Director Robert Wise. ... of films and garnered a slew of awards from the Academy of Arts and Sciences, the Golden Globes, ...


Robert Wise: Robert Wise, American movie director and producer whose many ... photograph from the Museum of Modern Art/Film Stills Archive, New York. Wise ...


WISE, ROBERT EARL (1914–2005), U.S. film producer and director. ... and as president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences from 1985 to 1988.


Robert Wise [1]Best known as the director of the musical smash hits West Side Story ... If Wise was underrated by students of film, his craft was recognized by his .... of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the Directors Guild of America, and he  ...


Sep 15, 2005 ... Obituary: Industrious and versatile film director whose work ranged from ... editing making a significant contribution to the film's artistic success.


However, Wise's breakthrough as a "money director" came with West Side Story ... And The Hindenburg came out too late in the '70s disaster film cycle to ... the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Robert Wise has remained a very  ...


"Star Trek: The Motion Picture" is Wise's 38th film as a director in a distinguished ... and before long, he was being given opportunities to try his hand at the art.