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 Edward R. Pressman

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Edward R. Pressman Famous memorial

Birth
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death
17 Jan 2023 (aged 79)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial
Burial Details Unknown
Memorial ID
248646868 View Source

Motion Picture Producer. He was responsible for such films as "Conan the Barbarian" (1982) and "Wall Street" (1987). Born to Jewish parents, he was educated at Stratford, before enrolling at the London School of Economics. After graduation, he remained in England where he started a collaboration with director Paul Williams which yielded his early efforts "Out of It" (1969) and "The Revolutionary" (1970). He went on to work with Terrance Malick on "Badlands" (1973) in which he served as executive producer and Brian DePalma on "Sisters" (1973) and "Phantom of the Paradise" (1974). Other films include "The Pirates of Penzance" (1983), "Blue Steel" (1988), "Hoffa" (1992), and "The Crow" film series. In 1987, Pressman founded Edward R. Pressman Film Corporation and in 1988, he was honored with a retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art.

Motion Picture Producer. He was responsible for such films as "Conan the Barbarian" (1982) and "Wall Street" (1987). Born to Jewish parents, he was educated at Stratford, before enrolling at the London School of Economics. After graduation, he remained in England where he started a collaboration with director Paul Williams which yielded his early efforts "Out of It" (1969) and "The Revolutionary" (1970). He went on to work with Terrance Malick on "Badlands" (1973) in which he served as executive producer and Brian DePalma on "Sisters" (1973) and "Phantom of the Paradise" (1974). Other films include "The Pirates of Penzance" (1983), "Blue Steel" (1988), "Hoffa" (1992), and "The Crow" film series. In 1987, Pressman founded Edward R. Pressman Film Corporation and in 1988, he was honored with a retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art.

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  • Originally Created by: C.S.
  • Added: 18 Jan 2023
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 248646868
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/248646868/edward-r-pressman: accessed ), memorial page for Edward R. Pressman (11 Apr 1943–17 Jan 2023), Find a Grave Memorial ID 248646868; Burial Details Unknown; Maintained by Find a Grave.