Heaven's Gate Filmmaker Michael Cimino's Face Is a Real-Life Benjamin Button NightmareJohn Cook · 08/31/12 04:30PM
This is filmmaker Michael Cimino, who is in the midst of a revival of Heaven's Gate, which he directed 32 years ago. He is 73 years old. That photograph was taken yesterday at the Venice Film Festival. Here's a gallery of his face getting more and more horrible as time, and surgery after surgery, take their gruesome toll.