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Saul Zaentz dies at 92; Oscar-winning producer of 'Amadeus,' 'Cuckoo's Nest'
Saul Zaentz dies at 92; Oscar-winning producer of 'Amadeus,' 'Cuckoo's Nest'

It would be hard to find someone who worked with three-time Oscar-winning movie and music producer Saul Zaentz and came out of it feeling neutral about him. Some admired him, including director Milos Forman, who won Oscars for two Zaentz films, "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" and "Amadeus." "It was a wonderful collaboration," Forman said Saturday. "Usually there is some friction between the producer and director or whatever. But with him, never." And then there is John Fogerty, songwriter and singer with Creedence Clearwater Revival. He is one of several people and companies who battled Zaentz in court over various matters, but the...

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