History Creator / AlexanderPayne

16th Aug '17 1:31:27 PM Folamh3
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* AuteurLicense: Gained it after Election, to the point where he has final cut on every film he makes.

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* AuteurLicense: Gained it after Election, ''Election'', to the point where he has final cut on every film he makes.



* TheFilmOfTheBook: ''Citizen Ruth'' and ''Nebraska'' are the only two films he's directed which that are not an adaptation of a novel.

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* TheFilmOfTheBook: ''Citizen Ruth'' and ''Nebraska'' are the only two films he's directed which that are not adaptations of novels.
* UncreditedRole: He was
an adaptation of a novel.uncredited script doctor for ''Film/MeetTheParents'' and ''Film/JurassicPark3''.
27th Oct '16 5:11:22 PM lledsmar
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26th Oct '16 4:05:48 PM lledsmar
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* BittersweetEnding: His endings are this at happiest.
* ButtMonkey

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* AuteurLicense: Gained it after Election, to the point where he has final cut on every film he makes.
* BittersweetEnding: His endings are this at happiest.
happiest. With the exceptions of [[spoiler: [[DownerEnding About Schmidt]] and [[EarnYourHappyEnding Nebraska.]]]]
* ButtMonkeyButtMonkey: [[Film/{{Election}} Jim]], [[Film/AboutSchmidt Warren]], [[Film/{{Sideways}} Miles]] and [[Film/{{Nebraska}} David and Woody]] can attest to this.



* SlidingScaleofIdealismVersusCynicism: His films generally lie on the cynical end of the spectrum

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* SlidingScaleofIdealismVersusCynicism: SlidingScaleofIdealismVsCynicism: His films generally lie on the cynical end of the spectrumspectrum.



* ''Film/{{Election}}'' (1998) -- An idealistic high school teacher tries to sabotage a haughty overachiever's chances of becoming the class president.

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* ''Film/{{Election}}'' (1998) (1999) -- An idealistic high school teacher tries to sabotage a haughty overachiever's chances of becoming the class president.
26th Jan '14 5:48:18 PM BadSplice
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* BittersweetEnding: His endings are this at happiest.


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* SlidingScaleofIdealismVersusCynicism: His films generally lie on the cynical end of the spectrum
10th Jan '14 10:54:14 PM MrZAP
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* ''Film/{{Nebraska}}'' (2013) -- An elderly man has his son drive him from Montana to Nebraska so the father can claim a million-dollar prize he thinks he's won. Along the way, they meet man of the old man's friends and relatives and try to repair their strained relationship.

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* ''Film/{{Nebraska}}'' (2013) -- An elderly man has his son drive him from Montana to Nebraska so the father can claim a million-dollar prize he thinks he's won. Along the way, they meet man many of the old man's friends and relatives and try to repair their strained relationship.
11th Dec '13 5:17:48 PM jemas42
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* TheFilmOfTheBook: ''Citizen Ruth'' is the only one film he's directed which is not an adaptation of a novel.

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* TheFilmOfTheBook: ''Citizen Ruth'' is and ''Nebraska'' are the only one film two films he's directed which is that are not an adaptation of a novel.
8th Dec '13 1:10:49 PM MarkLungo
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* ''{{Sideways}}'' (2004) -- Two former college roommates go on a road trip through Santa Barbara Wine Country before one of them gets married. The same guy has sex with a lot of women, the other...not so much.

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* ''{{Sideways}}'' ''Film/{{Sideways}}'' (2004) -- Two former college roommates go on a road trip through Santa Barbara Wine Country before one of them gets married. The same guy has sex with a lot of women, the other...not so much.


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* ''Film/{{Nebraska}}'' (2013) -- An elderly man has his son drive him from Montana to Nebraska so the father can claim a million-dollar prize he thinks he's won. Along the way, they meet man of the old man's friends and relatives and try to repair their strained relationship.
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