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Creator / Wolfgang Petersen

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Wolfgang Petersen (14 March 1941 - 12 August 2022) was a German director and screenwriter.

He was best known for Das Boot, The Neverending Story, Air Force One, Troy, and Poseidon. His early work was on Tatort, a long-running German/Austrian/Swiss crime drama. He made his first major films at the Bavaria Film studios in his birth country, then moved to the USA.

He passed away from pancreatic cancer on 12 August 2022 at age 81.

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