Steve Gordon (director)Steve Gordon (1938 – November 27, 1982) was an American screenwriter and film director who is best known for writing and directing the 1981 comedy ''Arthur'', starring Dudley Moore. Gordon died in New York City on November 27, 1982, from a heart attack. He was 44 years old.
Gordon was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for ''Arthur''. The film not only marked his directorial debut, but his only work as a film director. He had written only one previous feature film, ''The One and Only'' (1978), starring Henry Winkler, after having spent several years writing for television. Provided by Wikipedia