Richard Donner’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

April 24, 1930

Death Date

July 5, 2021

Age of Death

91 years

Profession

Director

The director Richard Donner died at the age of 91. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Director best known for his 1978 film Superman with Christopher Reeve. He also directed the 1980’s films The Goonies, Scrooged and Lethal Weapon.

He married in 1985.

How did Richard Donner die?

Donner died on July 5, 2021, at his West Hollywood, California home, at the age of 91. The cause of death was cardiopulmonary failure with atherosclerosis as an underlying cause.

Quotes

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When you make a film, you like to run it with an audience. They tell you you’re narrow-minded or subjective, or that seems too long, or that doesn’t work.

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People say, You paid your dues, but I never paid any dues. It’s always been a great trip.

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It was just the thrill of a lifetime. Brando and Hackman were two of my heroes.

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It’s developing a relationship with actors that makes it work.

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Working with Christopher, he convinced me he could fly, and he’s convinced me he’s going to walk again.

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