Alan Pakula Biography (1928-)

Full name, Alan J. Pakula; born April 7, 1928, in New York, NY; son of Paul and Jeanette (Goldstein) Pakula; married Hope Lange (an actress; divorced); married Hannah Cohn Boorstin (a writer), February 17, 1973. Addresses: Office--Pakula Productions, Inc., 330 West 58th St., Ste. 5H, New York, NY 10019-1819. Agent--c/o William Morris Agency, 1330 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10019.

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Birth Details
April 7, 1928
New York, New York, United States

Famous Works

  • Credits; FILM WORK; DIRECTOR
  • The Sterile Cuckoo, Paramount, 1969.
  • Klute, Warner Bros., 1971.
  • Love and Pain and the Whole Damned Thing (see also below), Columbia, 1973.
  • The Parallax View, Paramount, 1974.
  • All the President's Men, Warner Bros., 1976.
  • Comes a Horseman, United Artists (UA), 1978.
  • Starting Over, Paramount, 1979.
  • Rollover, Warner Bros., 1981.
  • Sophie's Choice, Universal, 1982.
  • Dream Lover, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer(MGM)/UA, 1986.
  • Orphans, Lorimar, 1987.
  • See You in the Morning, Warner Bros., 1989.
  • Presumed Innocent, Warner Bros., 1990.
  • Consenting Adults, Buena Vista, 1992.
  • The Pelican Brief, Warner Bros., 1993.
  • Credits; FILM WORK; PRODUCER
  • Fear Strikes Out, Paramount, 1957.
  • To Kill a Mockingbird, Universal, 1962.
  • Love with a Proper Stranger, Paramount, 1963.
  • Baby, the Rain Must Fall, Columbia, 1965.
  • Inside Daisy Clover, Warner Bros., 1965.
  • Up the Down Staircase, Warner Bros., 1967.
  • The Stalking Moon, National General, 1968.
  • (With David Lange) Klute, Warner Bros., 1971.
  • Love and Pain and the Whole Damned Thing, Columbia, 1973.
  • The Parallax View, Paramount, 1974.
  • (With James L. Brooks) Starting Over, Paramount, 1979.
  • (With Keith Barish) Sophie's Choice, Universal, 1982.
  • (With John Boorstin) Dream Lover, MGM/UA, 1986.
  • Orphans, Lorimar, 1987.
  • See You in the Morning, Warner Bros., 1989.
  • (With David Permut) Consenting Adults, Buena Vista, 1992.
  • (With Pieter Jan Brugge) The Pelican Brief, Warner Bros., 1993.
  • Credits; STAGE WORK; PRODUCER
  • Producer of the play There Must Be a Pony.
  • Writings;SCREENPLAYS
  • Sophie's Choice (adapted from the novel by William Styron), Universal, 1982.
  • See You in the Morning, Warner Bros., 1989.
  • (With Frank Pierson) Presumed Innocent (adapted from the novel by Scott Turow), Warner Bros., 1990.
  • The Pelican Brief (adapted from the novel by John Grisham), Warner Bros.,1993.

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