Rouben Mamoulian

American Actor Rouben Mamoulian

Rouben Zachary Mamoulian (October 8, 1897 – December 4, 1987) was an Armenian-American film and theatre director. In the interview compilation book Directing the Film (Acrobat Books), Mamoulian declared a strong preference for a stylized look to his scenes, stating that he was more interested in creating a poetic look to his films than in showing ordinary realism. Parts of Becky Sharp, and almost the whole of Blood and Sand, with their heightened and artificial use of Technicolor, demonstrate what Mamoulian meant by this. He also wrote a book called Applause.

Birth Date
Age 90
Born
Tiflis, Russian Empire [now Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia]
Occupation
  • Director
  • Writer
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Year Movie Country Role Credit Ratings
1933 Queen Christina United States Director, Writer 0.00
1932 Love Me Tonight United States Director 0.00
1932 Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde United States Director 0.00

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