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Saul Zaentz, three-time Oscar-winning producer, dies at 92
Saul Zaentz, three-time Oscar-winning producer, dies at 92

Saul Zaentz, the fiesty music industry executive turned independent movie producer who won three best-picture Academy Awards in three different decades  has died. He was 92. Zaentz died Friday at his home San Francisco from complications of Alzheimer's disease, according to his nephew, Paul Zaentz. Though he had only nine films to his name, Zaentz earned a reputation in Hollywood for producing prestige movies with a certain literary pedigree. He kept his distance from the industry, running his independent film production company in Berkeley. PHOTOS: Notable deaths of 2013 His movies managed to attracted A-list directors, writers and actors, many of whom would go on to win...

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