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Coppola

Francis Ford. born 1939, US film director. His films include The Godfather (1972), Apocalypse Now (1979), Tucker (1988), and The Rainmaker (1999)
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But out of that tumult Coppola created a masterpiece.
In a recent interview, Coppola spoke about "Apocalypse Now" then and now, why he was "terrified" after making it and why he has so much trouble letting go.
Coppola commissioned the script and after being turned down by pal George Lucas, who'd just started Star Wars, eventually began work as director himself.
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You're a Big Boy Now (1966) was Coppola's third feature film after debuting as co-director three years earlier with the horror movie The Terror.
The story will be co-written by Gia Coppola and Tom Stuart and is based on an unconventional and eccentric love triangle and cautionary tale of preserving your identity within the fast moving internet age.
Shandon Cup: Fiona Sloan & Elena Coppola. Texas Scramble: Sheena Black & Fiona Sloan.
Six feature films into her career, Coppola remains unique in a film industry that, in particular, rarely makes celebrities of female directors.
The whole story crackles with sexual tension -- though not really sexual, in Coppola's ethereal re-imagining.
Coppola was speaking on Monday at the Los Angeles premiere of The Beguiled, which won her best director at Cannes, making her the first woman to win the accolade for more than 50 years.
Since viewing Don Siegel's 1971 version of the film starring Clint Eastwood, Coppola said she's been attracted to the story of a Civil War soldier who finds himself trapped in girls' boarding school.