John Huston (1906-1987) was an impulsive and individualistic filmmaker he often dealt with the themes of greed, treachery, human relationships, and the loner.
His works as a director include The Maltese Falcon in 1941 (his debut), The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1947) (for which he won an Academy Award), The African Queen (1951), and Prizzi's Honor (1984).
He was the son of the actor Walter Huston and the father of the actress Anjelica Huston.
His other films include Moby Dick (1956), The Misfits (1961), Fat City (1972), and The Dead (1987).
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John Huston was an American film director, screenwriter, and actor.
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