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Wolfgang Petersen (born 14 March 1941) is a German film director and screenwriter. [1]

58 relations: Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay, Academy Award for Best Directing, Academy Awards, Air Force One (film), Alexander Ziegler, Bavaria Film, Bayerischer Rundfunk, Berlin, British Academy Film Awards, Clint Eastwood, Das Boot, Die Konsequenz, Directors Guild of America Award, Dustin Hoffman, East Frisia, Emden, Ems (river), Ender's Game, Ender's Game (film), Enemy Mine (film), Epic film, Ernst Deutsch Theater, Film director, Film producer, Free State of Prussia, Gelehrtenschule des Johanneums, Germany, Hamburg, Harry Potter (film series), Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (film), Hollywood, Homosexuality, In the Line of Fire, Jürgen Prochnow, Martin Scorsese, Michael Ballhaus, Nazi Germany, North Sea, Old Man's War, One or the Other of Us, Orson Scott Card, Outbreak (film), Paprika (2006 film), Paul Gallico, Poseidon (film), Psychological thriller, Screenwriter, Shattered (1991 film), Submarine, Tatort, ..., The NeverEnding Story (film), The Perfect Storm (film), The Poseidon Adventure (1972 film), The Poseidon Adventure (novel), Troy (film), U-boat, United States Secret Service, World War II. Expand index (8 more) »

Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay

The Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay is one of the Academy Awards, the most prominent film awards in the United States.

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Academy Award for Best Directing

The Academy Award for Best Directing, usually known as the Best Director Oscar, is one of the Awards of Merit presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to directors working in the motion picture industry.

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Academy Awards

The Academy Awards or The Oscars is an annual American awards ceremony honoring cinematic achievements in the film industry.

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Air Force One (film)

Air Force One is a 1997 American political action thriller film written by Andrew W. Marlowe and directed and co-produced by Wolfgang Petersen.

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Alexander Ziegler

Alexander Ziegler (born 8 March 1944 – 11 August 1987) was a Swiss author and actor.

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Bavaria Film

Bavaria Film in Munich, Germany is one of Europe's largest film production companies, with some 30 subsidiaries.

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Bayerischer Rundfunk

Bayerischer Rundfunk (Bavarian Broadcasting, BR) is public-service radio and television broadcaster, based in Munich, capital city of the Free State of Bavaria in Germany.

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Berlin

Berlin is the capital of Germany and one of the 16 states of Germany.

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British Academy Film Awards

The British Academy Film Awards are presented in an annual award show hosted by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA).

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Clint Eastwood

Clinton "Clint" Eastwood, Jr. (born May 31, 1930) is an American actor, film director, producer, musician, and politician.

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Das Boot

Das Boot (German meaning "The Boat") is a 1981 German epic war film written and directed by Wolfgang Petersen, produced by Günter Rohrbach, and starring Jürgen Prochnow, Herbert Grönemeyer and Klaus Wennemann.

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Die Konsequenz

Die Konsequenz (The Consequence) is a West German film from 1977.

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Directors Guild of America Award

The Directors Guild of America Awards are issued annually by the Directors Guild of America.

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Dustin Hoffman

Dustin Lee Hoffman (born August 8, 1937) is an American actor and director with a career in film, television, and theatre since 1960.

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East Frisia

East Frisia or Eastern Friesland (German: Ostfriesland; East Frisian Low Saxon: Oostfreesland) is a coastal region in the northwest of the German federal state of Lower Saxony.

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Emden

Emden is a town and seaport in Lower Saxony in the northwest of Germany, on the river Ems.

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Ems (river)

The Ems (Ems; Eems) is a river in northwestern Germany.

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Ender's Game

Ender's Game is a 1985 military science fiction novel by American author Orson Scott Card.

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Ender's Game (film)

Ender's Game is a 2013 American science fiction action film based on the novel of the same name by Orson Scott Card.

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Enemy Mine (film)

Enemy Mine is a 1985 American science fiction film directed by Wolfgang Petersen based on the story of the same name by Barry B. Longyear.

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Epic film

Epic film is a style of film-making with large scale, sweeping scope and spectacle, often transporting the viewer to other settings.

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Ernst Deutsch Theater

Ernst Deutsch Theater is a theatre in Hamburg, Germany.

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Film director

A film director is a person who directs the making of a film.

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Film producer

Film producers fill a variety of roles depending upon the type of producer.

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Free State of Prussia

The Free State of Prussia (Freistaat Preußen) was a German state formed after the abolition of the Kingdom of Prussia in the aftermath of the First World War.

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Gelehrtenschule des Johanneums

The Gelehrtenschule des Johanneums (translation: Academic School of the Johanneum, short: Johanneum) is a Gymnasium (or Grammar School) in Hamburg, Germany.

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Germany

Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a federal parliamentary republic in western-central Europe.

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Hamburg

Hamburg (local pronunciation; Low German/Low Saxon: Hamborg), officially Freie und Hansestadt HamburgConstitution of Hamburg (Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg), is the second largest city in Germany and the eighth largest city in the European Union.

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Harry Potter (film series)

Harry Potter is a film series based on the Harry Potter novels by author J. K. Rowling.

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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (film)

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (released in some territories with the alternative subtitle the Sorcerer's Stone) is a 2001 fantasy film directed by Chris Columbus and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures.

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Hollywood

Hollywood is a neighborhood in the central region of Los Angeles, California.

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Homosexuality

Homosexuality is romantic attraction, sexual attraction or sexual behavior between members of the same sex or gender.

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In the Line of Fire

In the Line of Fire is a 1993 American action thriller film directed by Wolfgang Petersen, and starring Clint Eastwood and John Malkovich.

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Jürgen Prochnow

Jürgen Prochnow (born 10 June 1941) is a German actor.

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Martin Scorsese

Martin Charles Scorsese (born November 17, 1942) is an American director, producer, screenwriter, actor, and film historian, whose career spans more than 45 years.

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Michael Ballhaus

Michael Ballhaus, A.S.C. (born 5 August 1935) is a German cinematographer.

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Nazi Germany

Nazi Germany or the Third Reich (Drittes Reich) are common English names for the period of history in Germany from 1933 to 1945, when it was a dictatorship under the control of Adolf Hitler and the Nazi Party (NSDAP).

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North Sea

The North Sea is a marginal sea of the Atlantic Ocean located between Great Britain, Scandinavia, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, and France.

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Old Man's War

Old Man's War is a military science fiction and debut novel by John Scalzi published in 2005.

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One or the Other of Us

One or the Other of Us is a 1974 West German film directed by Wolfgang Petersen.

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Orson Scott Card

Orson Scott Card (born August 24, 1951) is an American novelist, critic, public speaker, essayist and columnist.

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Outbreak (film)

Outbreak is a 1995 American medical disaster film directed by Wolfgang Petersen and very loosely based on Richard Preston's non-fiction book The Hot Zone.

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Paprika (2006 film)

is a 2006 Japanese animated film co-written and directed by Satoshi Kon, based on Yasutaka Tsutsui's 1993 novel of the same name, about a research psychologist who uses a device that permits therapists to help patients by entering their dreams.

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Paul Gallico

Paul William Gallico (July 26, 1897 – July 15, 1976) was an American novelist, short story and sports writer.

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Poseidon (film)

Poseidon is a 2006 disaster film directed and co-produced by Wolfgang Petersen.

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Psychological thriller

Psychological thriller is a thriller story which emphasizes the psychology of its characters and their unstable emotional states.

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Screenwriter

A screenplay writer, screenwriter for short, scriptwriter or scenarist is a writer who practices the craft of screenwriting, writing screenplays on which mass media such as films, television programs, comics or video games are based.

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Shattered (1991 film)

Shattered is a 1991 Hitchcockian neo-noir/psychological thriller starring Tom Berenger, Greta Scacchi, Bob Hoskins, Joanne Whalley and Corbin Bernsen.

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Submarine

A submarine is a watercraft capable of independent operation underwater.

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Tatort

Tatort (German police jargon meaning the scene of a crime) is a German language police procedural television series developed by the German television channel ARD.

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The NeverEnding Story (film)

The NeverEnding Story (German: Die unendliche Geschichte) is a 1984 West German (English language), epic fantasy film based on the novel of the same name by Michael Ende, about a boy who reads a magical library book that tells a story of a young warrior whose task is to stop a dark storm called the Nothing from engulfing a fantasy world.

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The Perfect Storm (film)

The Perfect Storm is a 2000 American biographical disaster drama film directed by Wolfgang Petersen.

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The Poseidon Adventure (1972 film)

The Poseidon Adventure is a 1972 American action-adventure disaster film, directed by Ronald Neame, produced by Irwin Allen, and based on Paul Gallico's novel of the same name.

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The Poseidon Adventure (novel)

The Poseidon Adventure is an American adventure novel by Paul Gallico, published in 1969.

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Troy (film)

Troy is a 2004 American epic war film written by David Benioff and directed by Wolfgang Petersen.

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U-boat

U-boat is the anglicised version of the German word U-Boot, a shortening of Unterseeboot, literally "undersea boat".

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United States Secret Service

The United States Secret Service (USSS) is a federal law enforcement agency under the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

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World War II

World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wolfgang_Petersen

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