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Lord Richard Attenborough | Lord Attenborough | Sir Richard Attenborough
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[on the competition between Gandhi
(1982) and E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
(1982) at the 1983 Academy Awards] Diana (Diana Hawkins
) and I went to see E.T. in Los Angeles shortly before all the awards and we used language, when we came out, to the extent of saying 'we have no chance - E.T. should and will walk away with it'. Without the initial premise of Mohandas K. Gandhi
, the film would be ...
Originally turned down directing 'A Bridge Too Far' as he was almost set to do 'Gandhi' then a state of emergency was declared in India allowing him to do 'Bridge', which at the time had the largest budget of any film up to that time.