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The Life and Death of Peter Sellers
Directed by:
Stephen Hopkins

Starring Geoffrey Rush, Charlize Theron, Emily Watson, John Lithgow, Miriam Margolyes and Peter Vaughan, "The Life and Death of Peter Sellers" (also known as "Tu chiamami Peter", "Pantera a Hollywood, Una") is a Biography/Drama film directed by Stephen Hopkins, and written by Christopher Markus (teleplay), released on October 02 of 2004 in the USA.

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Who directed "The Life and Death of Peter Sellers":

The Life and Death of Peter Sellers was directed by Stephen Hopkins, a Jamaican director, and producer.

Before directing The Life and Death of Peter Sellers, Stephen Hopkins had directed Under Suspicion, released in 2000, Lost in Space (1998), The Ghost and the Darkness (1996), Blown Away (1994), Judgment Night (1993), and A Nightmare on Elm Street: The Dream Child (1989).

When was "The Life and Death of Peter Sellers" released:

The Life and Death of Peter Sellers was initally released in the United States on Saturday, October 02, 2004. Also released on Saturday, October 02, 2004 have been Chainsaw Sally and Hamal_18 (dir. John G. Thomas). This was fifteen (15) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, August 27, 2004 in the United Kingdom; Friday, May 21, 2004 in France; Thursday, April 28, 2005 in Germany; Saturday, June 04, 2005 in Italy; Friday, July 22, 2005 in Spain; Sunday, June 13, 2004 in Australia and on Saturday, January 29, 2005 in Japan.

What is the casting of "The Life and Death of Peter Sellers":

At the casting of The Life and Death of Peter Sellers we find Geoffrey Rush, previously seen in Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) and Finding Nemo (2003); Charlize Theron (Monster (2003), The Italian Job (2003)); Emily Watson (Equilibrium (2002), Gosford Park (2001)) [ more... ]

  • Henry Goodman, Steve Pemberton and Mackenzie Crook also appeared together in Churchill: The Hollywood Years, released in 2004.
  • Mackenzie Crook and Geoffrey Rush can be seen in Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest, released in 2006.
  • David Robb and Geoffrey Rush also worked together in Elizabeth: The Golden Age, released in 2007.

What is the Storyline of "The Life and Death of Peter Sellers":

The film shows Peter Sellers as a complex and tormented genius, whose success as a film star concealed his difficult and relatively unhappy private life. This "troubled life" is the primary focus of this biopic, which personalizes "one of the greatest comic actors in the history of the British cinema," and shows the many masks he wore and characters he played as an actor.

The film makes clear that much of his success and identity were dependent initially on his domineering and doting mother. But [...]

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