"William Wyler" was an American film director, producer and screenwriter. Notable works included Ben-Hur (1959 film)/Ben-Hur (1959), The Best Years of Our Lives (1946), and Mrs. Miniver (film)/Mrs. Miniver (1942), all of which won Wyler Academy Awards for Best Director, as well as Best Picture in their respective years, making him the only director of three Best Picture winners. Wyler received his first Oscar nomination for directing Dodsworth (film)/Dodsworth in 1936, starring Walter Huston, Ruth Chatterton and Mary Astor, "sparking a 20-year run of almost unbroken greatness."If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous directors! More William Wyler on Wikipedia.