Franklin J. Schaffner

30 May 1920 - 2 Jul 1989

Director, Producer

Franklin James Schaffner (May 30, 1920 - July 2, 1989) was an American film director who is perhaps best known for directing such films as Planet of the Apes (1968), Patton (1970), Papillon (1973), and The Boys from Brazil (1978).


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Filmography (11 titles)

(movie, 1989)
···Welcome Home
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1987)
Genre: Drama, Adventure
Role: Director
(movie, 1981)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1978)
···The Boys From Brazil
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1977)
···Islands in the Stream
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Director, Producer
(movie, 1971)
···Nicholas and Alexandra
Genre: Romance, Drama, War
Role: Director
(movie, 1970)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Role: Director
(movie, 1968)
···Planet of the Apes
Genre: Science Fiction, Adventure, Drama, Action
Role: Director
(movie, 1965)
···The War Lord
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War, Adventure
Role: Director
(movie, 1963)
···The Stripper
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Director