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Polly Platt

Highest Rated: 100% The Last Picture Show (1971)

Lowest Rated: 22% The Evening Star (1996)

Birthday: Jan 29, 1939

Birthplace: Fort Sheridan, Illinois, USA

A versatile behind-the-camera talent, Polly Platt began her Hollywood career alongside then-husband Peter Bogdanovich on several Roger Corman cheapies before serving as his production designer on "The Last Picture Show" (1971), "What's Up, Doc?" (1972) and "Paper Moon" (1973). Platt also reached immense professional heights on her own in a variety of fields, serving the production designer on "The Bad News Bears" (1976), "A Star Is Born" (1976), "The Man with Two Brains" (1983), "The Witches of Eastwick" (1987) and James L. Brooks's "Terms of Endearment" (1983). She wrote the screenplay and produced the film "Pretty Baby" (1978), before partnering with Brooks to segue into an impressive producing career, notching producer credits for "Broadcast News" (1987), "Say Anything " (1989), "The War of the Roses" (1989), "I'll Do Anything" (1994), "The Evening Star" (1996) and "Bottle Rocket" (1996). Behind the camera, Platt left an indelible mark as a pioneer for women in the entertainment industry, thanks to her immensely versatile creative talents.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
92% 84% Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel Executive Producer $7K 2011
No Score Yet No Score Yet Have Dreams, Will Travel Executive Producer - 2007
67% 50% Sugar Town Maggie (Character) $177.8K 1999
22% 62% The Evening Star Producer $12.7M 1996
85% 80% Bottle Rocket Producer $488.6K 1996
61% 42% I'll Do Anything Producer $10.2M 1994
98% 85% Say Anything... Producer $20M 1989
85% 71% The War of the Roses Executive Producer $84.1M 1989
98% 79% Broadcast News Executive Producer $49.2M 1987
76% 62% The Witches of Eastwick Production Design $58.7M 1987
78% 83% Terms of Endearment Production Design - 1983
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Sin Writer - 1979
71% 59% Pretty Baby Screenwriter - 1978
36% 64% A Star Is Born Production Design - 1976
82% 72% Thieves Like Us Costume Designer - 1974
92% 94% Paper Moon Production Design,
Costume Designer
- 1973
100% 90% The Last Picture Show Production Designer - 1971
89% 81% Targets Writer (Story) - 1968

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