W. D. Richter (born 7 December 1945, New Britain, Connecticut) is a screenwriter and film director and producer. He is best known for adapting Invasion of the Body Snatchers, directing The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension and co-writing Big Trouble in Little China.
Richter graduated from Dartmouth College and attended USC film school. He began script writing for ... more »
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''Why not a space flower? Why do we always expect metal ships?''W.D. Richter (b. 1945), U.S. screenwriter, and Philip Kaufman. Nancy Bellicec (Veronica Cartwright), Invasion of the Bodysnatchers, suggesting that al...