William Friedkin Celebrity Watchlist

William Friedkin

Birth Place: Chicago, IL

Birthday: August 29, 1935, Virgo

Profession: Director, Producer, Screenwriter

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CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

French Connection Director William Friedkin Returns to CSI for 200th Episode

Two things lured Academy Award winner William Friedkin into directing the 200th episode of CSI: an enduring friendship with William Petersen, and a fascination with all things underground. Friedkin and Petersen worked together in the former CSI star'… Read more

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La French
01:54 — Directed and co-written by Cédric Jimenez, THE CONNECTION was entirely shot on 35 mm and is the European flipside to William Friedkin's The French Con (more…)
12 Angry Men - Official Trailer
00:55 — Compelling look at the jury deliberations in a murder trial for which a conviction means sending a young man to death row. In the course of the delibe (more…)
The Guardian - Official Trailer
01:29 — Young parents hire a nanny who turns out to be a murderous witch from a druid cult. Always, always, always ask for references. This is a dreary film b (more…)
Killer Joe
00:51 — When 22-year-old Chris (Emile Hirsch) finds himself in debt to a drug lord, he hires a hit man to dispatch his mother, whose $50,000 life insurance po (more…)

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Fri Jun 3 11:45pm
Rules of Engagement FLIXe

A highly decorated 30-year Marine veteran (Samuel L. Jackson) is put on trial for a rescue mission that went wrong. Good performances, but plot holes abound.Tommy Lee Jones. Directed by William Friedkin.

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Sat Jun 4 8:00pm
The French Connection TCM

A driven police detective and his partner track down a major international drug dealer. They begin by following a couple they suspect because the duo lives far above their apparent means. They continue to follow a trail of clues that leads to a French crim (more…)

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Tue Jun 7 4:00pm
Rules of Engagement FLIXe

A highly decorated 30-year Marine veteran (Samuel L. Jackson) is put on trial for a rescue mission that went wrong. Good performances, but plot holes abound.Tommy Lee Jones. Directed by William Friedkin.

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CSI's Gary Dourdan courtesy Cliff Lipson/CBS
CSI Exclusive: The Secrets Behind This Week's Repeat

Taking a cinematic turn, CSI this week will rebroadcast "Cockroaches," an episode directed by Willia…

Gary Dourdan, <EM>CSI</EM>
CSI Preview: Legendary Film Director's Connection

Tonight’s CSI (9 pm/ET on CBS) was directed by Oscar-winner William Friedkin, the film legend behind…

William Petersen by Robert Voets/CBS
Exclusive: CSI's Grissom to Get a Blast from His Past

Get this: Sources confirm that CSI has signed William Petersen's To Live and Die in L.A. director, W…