Film director who rose to fame in the 1980's for movies such as St. Elmo's Fire and The Lost Boys. He would go on to find box office success with the big budget studio pictures Batman Forever and Batman & Robin.
He attended Parsons' The New School for Design.
His final directing credits were several episodes of House of Cards.
He was born to Marian and Francis Schumacher.
He directed Batman Forever starring Val Kilmer.