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The Golden Compass

2007
The Golden Compass

In a parallel universe, young Lyra Belacqua journeys to the far North to save her best friend and other kidnapped children from terrible...
About a Boy

2002
About a Boy

About a Boy is based on Nick Hornby's novel of the same name. In the movie, Will Freeman is a bachelor in this 30's who makes up an...

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Chris Weitz

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Chris Weitz is a movie director. He graduated from Cambridge University, where he was actually a classmate of Rachel Weisz.

Weitz directed The Golden Compass and was nominated for an Oscar for for Best Adapted Screenplay for his work on About a Boy.

He was born in New York City and will be behind the camera for New Moon, the sequel to Twilight.

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