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Bob Rafelson

Producer | Director | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
Five Easy Pieces (1970) | The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981) | Head (1968)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 4 wins & 7 nominations More »
AKA 
Robert Rafelson
BORN 
Feb 21, 1933 (age 84)

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Past Film & Video (25 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Lionel Richie CollectionThe Lionel Richie Collection (Video) Director (videos: All Night Long)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for No Good DeedNo Good Deed Director  Less 2002 $12MM $182K
  • Primary photo for Erotic Tales - Porn.comErotic Tales - Porn.com (Short) Matty Bonkers, Director, Editor, Writer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Blood and WineBlood and Wine Director, Writer (story)  Less 1996 $22MM $1.1MM
  • Primary photo for Tales of EroticaTales of Erotica Director (segments: Wet), Writer (segments: Wet (1995))  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Leaving Las VegasLeaving Las Vegas Man at Mall  Less 1995 $3.6MM $32MM
  • Primary photo for WetWet (Short) Rejected customer (uncredited), Director, Writer  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Man TroubleMan Trouble Director  Less 1992 $30MM $4.1MM
  • Primary photo for TexasvilleTexasville Special Thanks  Less 1990 $2.3MM
  • Primary photo for Mountains of the MoonMountains of the Moon Director, Writer (screenplay)  Less 1990 $4MM
  • Primary photo for Black WidowBlack Widow Director  Less 1987 $25MM
  • Primary photo for AlwaysAlways Sam  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Lionel Richie: All Night LongLionel Richie: All Night Long (Video) Director  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for MoraMora Gangster  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Postman Always Rings TwiceThe Postman Always Rings Twice Director, Producer  Less 1981 $12MM $12MM
  • Primary photo for ModestyModesty (Short) Director, Writer  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for BrubakerBrubaker Writer (story) (uncredited)  Less 1980 $9MM $37MM
  • Primary photo for Days of HeavenDays of Heaven Special Thanks  Less 1978 $3MM
  • Primary photo for Stay HungryStay Hungry Man on Sidewalk with Painting (uncredited), Director, Producer, Writer (screenplay)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Mother and the WhoreThe Mother and the Whore Producer (uncredited)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The King of Marvin GardensThe King of Marvin Gardens Director, Producer, Writer (story)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Last Picture ShowThe Last Picture Show Producer (uncredited)  Less 1971 $1.3MM $29MM
  • Primary photo for Five Easy PiecesFive Easy Pieces Director, Producer, Writer (story)  Less 1970 $1.6MM
  • Primary photo for Easy RiderEasy Rider Producer (uncredited)  Less 1969 $400K $42MM
  • Primary photo for HeadHead Himself (uncredited), Director, Producer, Writer ("Ditty Diego", "Get Tuff") (uncredited), Writer  Less 1968 $750K
Past Television (8 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for AfterthoughtsAfterthoughts (TV Movie) Director  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Poodle SpringsPoodle Springs (TV Movie) Director  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Picture WindowsPicture Windows (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The MonkeesThe Monkees (TV Series) Producer ( 49 episodes, 1966–1968 ) , World's Oldest Flower Child / Narrator / Interviewer ( 11 episodes, 1966–1968 ) , Executive Producer ( 9 episodes, 1968 ) , Director ( 6 episodes, 1966–1968 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1968 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1966–1968 58
    • Mijacogeo (Mar 25, 1968) Executive Producer (as Robert Rafelson)  Less
    • Monkees Blow Their Minds (Mar 11, 1968) Executive Producer (as Robert Rafelson)  Less
    • Some Like It Lukewarm (Mar 4, 1968) Executive Producer (as Robert Rafelson)  Less
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  • Primary photo for ChanningChanning (TV Series) Associate Producer ( 6 episodes, 1963–1964 )  Less 1963–1964 6
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  • Primary photo for The Greatest Show on EarthThe Greatest Show on Earth (TV Series) Associate Producer ( 2 episodes, 1963 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 3
    • The Circus Never Came to Town (Nov 5, 1963) Writer  Less
    • Garve (Oct 15, 1963) Associate Producer (as Robert Rafelson)  Less
    • Lion on Fire (Sep 17, 1963) Associate Producer (as Robert Rafelson)  Less
  • Primary photo for The WitnessThe Witness (TV Series) Story Editor ( 3 episodes, 1960–1961 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1960–1961 4
    • Dillinger (Jan 19, 1961) Story Editor (as Robert Rafelson)  Less
    • Ma Barker (Jan 12, 1961) Story Editor (as Robert Rafelson)  Less
    • Jimmy Hines (Jan 5, 1961) Writer (as Robert Rafelson)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Play of the WeekPlay of the Week (TV Series) Writer (adaptation) ( 6 episodes, 1960 )  Less 1960 6
    • Henry IV (Sep 26, 1960) Writer (adaptation)  Less
    • A Palm Tree in a Rose Garden (Apr 4, 1960) Writer (adaptation) (as Robert Rafelson)  Less
    • The Master Builder (Mar 21, 1960) Writer (adaptation) (as Robert Rafelson)  Less
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Self (16 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
    • The Monkees (Dec 19, 2007) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Hey, Hey We're the MonkeesHey, Hey We're the Monkees (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1997

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