A Great One Passes November 21, 2006Posted by David Card in Media.
Dammit, another favorite down. Nashville is in my top 10 of all time list. Even when he was bad, Robert Altman was interesting. Kansas City is cut to the music, not the other way around. Whew. And did anybody do el Lay better than Short Cuts or the “modern” version of The Long Goodbye?
- Robert Altman, the caustic and irreverent satirist behind “M-A-S-H,” “Nashville” and “The Player” who made a career out of bucking Hollywood management and story conventions, died at a Los Angeles Hospital, his Sandcastle 5 Productions Company said today. He was 81.