Premiul Oscar omagial-Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award in 2009 !!!
obituary pe deadline.com !
“John was unique. As a studio head he was unfailingly supportive and didn’t try to do the filmmaker’s job. When he believed in someone he trusted and supported him and when very rarely he had a suggestion it was usually a life saver. In fact that’s what he was: a life saver.”