Richard Fleischer was born to a Jewish family in Brooklyn, the son of Essie (née Goldstein) and animator/producer Max Fleischer, a native of Kraków, Poland. After graduating from Brown University, he went to Yale School of Drama, where he met his future wife, Mary Dickson.
Richard Fleischer, Director: Soylent Green. Richard firmly established his credentials with such epics as The Vikings (1958) , 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954) and Barabbas (1961) and also proved to be a master of intimate drama with Compulsion (1959) , which won Cannes Festival awards for it's male stars. He won an Academy Award for one of his earliest films - a documentary Design for ...
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This site celebrates the work and life of Richard Fleischer, the award-winning director of such movie classics as 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954), The Narrow Margin (1952), Soylent Green (1973), The Vikings (1958), Fantastic Voyage (1966), Compulsion (1959) and The Boston Strangler (1968).
Fleischer was born into a showbusiness family, but harboured ambitions of becoming a psychiatrist. He abandoned medical studies, however, in favour of a drama course at Yale University. At Yale, he established the Arena Players theatre group, acting as producer and director for all of their staged plays.
Mar 25, 2006 · Fleischer returned to true crime and found box-office success with 10 Rillington Place (1971), a pseudodocumentary about the John Reginald Christie–Timothy Evans murder case that shocked England in the 1940s; Richard Attenborough starred as the mass murderer, and John Hurt was the simpleminded man framed for one of the killings and hanged.
Richard is the Founder of the Fleischer Law Firm LLC, and has been practicing immigration law since 1973. Richard was the first attorney in Ohio to specialize in this area. He focuses his practice on all aspects of immigration law including immigrant and non-immigrant visas, naturalization, deportation and asylum.
Since May 1985, Richard G. Fleischer Customs Brokers has provided nationwide U.S. Customs Brokerage services. Fleischer has since expanded with a national brokerage permit and the addition of Fleischer Freight Services, Inc. and Rifle Freight, Inc. Employing nearly three dozen highly trained and industry educated individuals, Fleischer provides ...