View Full Version : Robert Wise, Director of STAR TREK: THE MOTION PICTURE, Dies at 91

September 15th, 2005, 06:05 AM

Academy Award-winning director Robert Wise has died at the age of 91. Wise died Wednesday of heart failure after falling ill and was rushed to the UCLA Medical Center, according to Lawrence Mirisch, an entertainment agent and friend of the Wise family. According to Mirisch, Wise had celebrated his 91st birthday on Saturday and appeared in good health

September 20th, 2005, 09:23 AM
Thanks for letting us know Qasim, as always im the first to reply!!

September 23rd, 2005, 12:41 PM
Yikes--I forgot that Robert Wise, director of many good films, also directed that turkey. :(

September 23rd, 2005, 08:16 PM
To me, he's best know for directing the first Star Trek movie.