Most recently, he brought audiences the films 8MM, Flawless (which he also wrote), Tigerland, Phone Booth, Bad Company and Veronica Guerin. In 2004 he adapted Andrew Lloyd Webber's hit musical, The Phantom of the Opera, for the screen. The film was nominated for three Academy Awards and a Golden Globe for best musical/comedy.
Shumacher will soon begin shooting his next film, Town Creek, a horror film for Gold Circle Film and Lionsgate, on location in Bucharest, Romania.
The Number 23 marks Joel Schumacher's 23rd film or television directorial assignment.
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Joel Schumacher Facts
|Birthday||August 29, 1939 (83)|
|Birthplace||New York, New York, USA|
|Height||6' 3" (1m91) How tall is Joel Schumacher compared to you?|
|The Phantom of the Opera|
|The Lost Boys|
|Batman & Robin|
|St. Elmo's Fire|
|The Number 23|
|House of Cards: Season 1|