president of Paramount Pictures in the 1970's who oversaw the release
of several groundbreaking pictures, including such well-known hits as The Godfather, Chinatown, Paper Moon, and Murder on the Orient Express, who was later an executive at MGM/UA and co-wrote the screenplay for Mommie Dearest, a 1981 biopic about movie star Joan Crawford's troubled relationship with her children.
Cause of Death: Natural causes
Born: August 27, 1935
Died: November 27, 2014
Location: Los Angeles, California