Mangold, James 1964–

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MANGOLD, James 1964–

(Jim Mangold)


Full name, James Allen Mangold; born 1964, in New York, NY; son of Robert (an artist) and Sylvia (an artist) Mangold; married Cathy Konrad (a producer), August 7, 1998. Education: California Institute of the Arts, graduated, 1985; attended Columbia University, 1989.


Office—Tree Line Films, 1708 Berkeley St., Santa Monica, CA 90040. Agent—Joanne Wiles, William Morris Agency, 1 William Morris Pl., Beverly Hills, CA 90212. Manager—Daniel Rappaport, Management 360, 9111 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90210. Publicist—Bumble, Ward and Associates, 8383 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 340, Beverly Hills, CA 90211.


Director, producer, writer, and actor. Walt Disney Productions, director and writer, c. 1985–89; Tree Line Films, Santa Monica, CA, partner and producer.

Awards, Honors:

Special Jury Prize, best direction, and nomination for Grand Jury Prize, dramatic category, both Sundance Film Festival, and Grand Prix Asturias and Best Screenplay Award, both Gijon International Film Festival, all 1995, for Henry.


Film Director:

Future View, 1982.

Victor, 1991.

Heavy, Columbia TriStar Home Video, 1995.

Cop Land, Buena Vista, 1997.

Girl, Interrupted (also known as Durchgeknallt and Durchgeknallt—Girl, interrupted), Columbia, 1999.

Kate & Leopold, Miramax, 2001.

Identity, Columbia, 2003.

Walk the Line, Twentieth Century–Fox, 2005.

Film Appearances:

Himself, At Sundance, 1995.

Dr. Greg, The Sweetest Thing, Columbia, 2002.

Himself, Mackendrick on Film (documentary), Sticking Place Films, 2004.

Television Executive Producer:

Lift (movie), Showtime, 2001.

Cop Land (pilot), HBO, 2001.

Television Appearances; Specials:

The Making of "Girl, Interrupted," HBO, 1999.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Guest, "Girl, Interrupted," HBO First Look, HBO, 2000.



Future View, 1982.

Coauthor, Oliver & Company (animated), Buena Vista, 1988.

Victor, 1991.

Heavy (based on the novel Nickel Mountain by John Gardner), Columbia TriStar Home Video, 1995, published with novelization Cop Land, Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2000.

Cop Land, Buena Vista, 1997.

Girl, Interrupted (also known as Durchgeknallt and Durchgeknallt—Girl, interrupted), Columbia, 1999, published as Girl, Interrupted: The Screenplay, Faber & Faber, 2000.

Kate & Leopold, Miramax, 2001.

Walk the Line, Twentieth Century–Fox, 2005.

Television Specials:

(As Jim Mangold) The Deacon Street Deer, ABC, 1986.


The film Cop Land was adapted as a novel by Mike McAlary and published by Hyperion Books in 1997. It was published with Heavy by Farrar, Straus & Giroux in 2000.



Premiere, December, 1997, pp. 84–85.