It effectively destroyed the career of its well-known producer , who never worked in Hollywood or on another film again; he died five years later at the age of 74 of a heart attack.
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The film's terrible reception harmed the reputation of director , who had an esteemed career for directing classics like , , , , , and.
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Much of the blame of the film's failures could be pointed at Taylor's super-diva personality, her health issues, her and Burton's adulterous affair, and the studio's inadequate management.