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The life story of one of the most influential and controversial film directors in the history of Hollywood, John Milius. From his childhood aspirations to join the military to his formative years at the USC Film School, his legendary work on films such as "Apocalypse Now", "Jaws", "Conan The Barbarian", "Dirty Harry" and "Red Dawn" to his ultimate dismissal from Hollywood due to his radical beliefs and controversial behavior. The film includes in depth interviews with Milius himself and others such as Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Francis Ford Coppola, Harrison Ford, Michael Mann, Robert Zemeckis, Oliver Stone, Bryan Singer, Charlie Sheen, Matthew Weiner and more.

Director: Zak Knutson, Joey Figueroa

Executive Producer: Scott Mosier, Matthew Perniciaro

Producer: Zak Knutson, Joey Figueroa, Kenneth Plume

Cinematographer: Zak Knutson, Joey Figueroa, Austin Nordell

Editor: Zak Knutson

Production Designer: N/A

Sound Designer: Zach Martin

Music: Danny Sternbaum

Additional Credits: Executive Producer Kevin Mann: Co-Producer Chase Gilomen, Co-Producer Michael Sherman: Co-Producer Rick Matros

Principal Cast: John Milius, Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, Harrison Ford, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Francis Ford Coppola, Robert Zemeckis, Martin Scorsese, Ethan Milius, Amanda Milius


Zak Knutson and Joey Figueroa make their feature debut with "Milius", after a long career creating behind the scenes documentaries for companies such as Miramax, Sony and Disney through their company Chop Shop Entertainment.

Sales Agent: WME Independent / Mark Ankner

Public Film Contact
Matthew Perniciaro
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