Robert Zemeckis

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Robert Zemeckis
Robert Zemeckis "The Walk" at Opening Ceremony of the 28th Tokyo International Film Festival (21835891403) (cropped).jpg
BornRobert Lee Zemeckis
(1952-05-14) 14 Mey 1952 (age 68)
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
ResidenceSanta Barbara, Californie, U.S.
Alma materVarsity o Soothren Californie
Years active1972–present
Notable wirk(s)
Hauf-marrae(s)Mary Ellen Trainor (1980–2000; divorced)
Leslie Harter (2001–present)

Robert Lee Zemeckis[1] (born Mey 14, 1952[1]) is an American filmmaker an screenwriter frequently creditit as an innovator in veesual effects. He first came tae public attention in the 1980s as the director o Romancing the Stone (1984) an the science-feection comedy Back to the Future film trilogy, as well as the live-action/animatit comedy Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988). In the 1990s he diversifee'd intae mair dramatic fare, includin 1994's Forrest Gump,[2] for which he wan an Academy Awaird for Best Director. The films he haes directit hae ranged athort a wide variety o genres, for baith adults an faimilies.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Robert Zemeckis Biography (1952–)". Archived frae the oreeginal on April 15, 2015. Retrieved October 20, 2012. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)
  2. Gleiberman, Owen (July 15, 1994). "Movie Review: Forrest Gump". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved January 26, 2007.