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John Boorman
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Boorman at the San Sebastián International Film Festival in September 2006
Born 18 January 1933 (1933-01-18) (age 87)
Occupation Filmmaker
Years active 1962–present
Spouse(s) Christel Kruse
Isabella Weibrecht
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John Boorman (/ˈbʊərmən/; born 18 January 1933) is an English filmmaker.

Boorman is best known for his feature movies such as Point Blank, Hell in the Pacific, Leo the Last, Deliverance, Zardoz, Excalibur, The Emerald Forest, Hope and Glory, The General, The Tailor of Panama, and Queen and Country.

Boorman has directed 22 movies and received five Academy Award nominations.


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