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Roger Corman

Roger William Corman is an American film producer, director and actor. He has mostly worked on low-budget films. Some of Corman's work has an established critical reputation, such as his cycle of films derived from the tales of Edgar Allan Poe, and he has won an Honorary Academy Award for his body of work. Corman is also an occasional actor, taking minor roles in such films as The Silence of the Lambs, The Godfather Part II, Apollo 13 and Philadelphia. A documentary about Roger Corman's life and career entitled Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel premiered at Sundance in 2011. Corman has been a mentor to young film directors including Francis Ford Coppola, Martin Scorsese, Ron Howard, Peter Bogdanovich, Jonathan Demme, James Cameron, Curtis Hanson, John Sayles, and many others. He has also helped launch the careers of actors including Jack Nicholson, Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper, Talia Shire and Robert De Niro.


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Born:
Apr 5, 1926 In Detroit, Michigan, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
102
First Appeared:
In the movie Z Dead End
Latest Project:
Movie Remembering the Intruder 2022
Known For
Poster of Looney Tunes: Back in Action
Poster of Scream 3
Poster of Apollo 13
Poster of Ticket to Hollywood
Filmography
Movie Segal Himself 2022
Movie Remembering the Intruder Himself 2022
Movie The Wicker Man Enigma Himself 2022
Movie Charles Beaumont: The Short Life of Twilight Zone's Magic Man Self 2022
Movie Z Dead End Rumored 2022
Movie A Ship of Madness: Deeper and Higher with Pazucus Self 2021-04-09
Movie Corman's Eyedrops Got Me Too Crazy Self 2020-01-27
Movie AGFA MYSTERY MIXTAPE #1 Himself 2020-04-08
Movie Time Warp: The Greatest Cult Films of All-Time - Vol. 2: Horror and Sci-Fi Self 2020-05-19
Movie Tales of the Uncanny Unknown 2020-10-31
Movie AGFA MYSTERY MIXTAPE #3: SEQUELITIS Himself 2020-05-06
Movie Memory: The Origins of Alien Himself 2019-01-24
Series CULT-TASTIC: Tales From The Trenches With Roger And Julie Corman Himself 2019-11-15
Movie Dr. Jack & Mr. Nicholson Himself 2019-07-21
Movie Greetings from Tromaville! Himself 2017-11-30
Movie Extraordinary Tales Prince Prospero (voice) (segment 'The Masque of the Red Death') 2015-06-25
Movie Kings Of Cult self 2015-09-02
Movie It Was a Colossal Teenage Movie Machine: The AIP Story Himself 2015-12-01
Movie Doomed! The Untold Story of Roger Corman's The Fantastic Four Himself 2015-07-10
Movie That Guy Dick Miller Himself 2014-03-07
Movie It Came From Connemara! Himself 2014-07-09
Movie Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie Unknown 2013-06-07
Movie Le dernier film de Jess Franco Himself 2013-10-11
Movie Attack of the 50 Foot Cheerleader Dean Hinkle 2012-01-01
Movie From Manila with Love Himself 2011-06-21
Movie Still Screaming: The Ultimate Scary Movie Retrospective Himself 2011-04-14
Movie Corman's World Himself - Filmmaker 2011-12-16
Movie With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story Himself 2010-07-24
Movie Dinoshark Dr. Frank Reeves 2010-01-01
Movie Sodankylä Forever Self 2010-08-05
Movie Tales From The Lumber Yard: The Making of Galaxy Of Terror Himself 2010-12-26
Movie Machete Maidens Unleashed! Himself 2010-10-15
Series A History of Horror Unknown 2010-10-11
Movie Sleepless Nights: Revisiting the Slumber Party Massacres Himself (archive footage) 2010-10-05
Movie Sharktopus Beach Bum 2010-09-25
Movie Popatopolis Himself 2009-06-10
Movie Nightmares in Red, White and Blue Himself 2009-08-06
Movie Tromatized: Meet Lloyd Kaufman Himself 2009-02-25
Movie The Fanex Files, Volume 2: Samuel Z. Arkoff Himself 2008-10-28
Movie Starz Inside - Comic Books Unbound Himself 2008-06-10
Movie Rachel Getting Married Wedding Guest 2008-10-03
Movie Famous Monster: Forrest J Ackerman Himself 2007-05-16
Movie Searchers 2.0 Producer (Flashback) 2007-08-31
Movie Val Lewton: The Man in the Shadows Himself - Interviewee 2007-09-02
Movie Spine Tingler! The William Castle Story Himself 2007-11-08
Movie The Sci-Fi Boys Self 2006-04-27
Movie The Perfect Scary Movie Himself 2005-10-29
Movie Gangland: Bullets over Hollywood Unknown 2005-12-02
Movie The True Story of Hannibal Unknown 2005-01-02
Movie Edgar G. Ulmer: The Man Off-Screen Self 2004-09-04
Movie The Manchurian Candidate Mr. Secretary 2004-07-30
Movie Mario Bava: Operazione paura Himself 2004-04-30
Movie Looney Tunes: Back in Action Hollywood Director 2003-11-14
Movie Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex, Drugs and Rock 'N' Roll Generation Saved Hollywood Himself 2003-03-09
Movie All the Love You Cannes! Self 2002-05-16
Movie Burnt Offering: The Cult of The Wicker Man Himself 2001-12-29
Movie Inside the Labyrinth: The Making of 'The Silence of the Lambs' Self 2001-01-01
Movie Schlock! The Secret History of American Movies Himself 2001-04-02
Movie Hidden Values: The Movies of the Fifties Himself 2001-09-04
Movie It Conquered Hollywood! The Story of American International Pictures Himself 2001-05-01
Movie Scream 3 Studio Executive 2000-02-03
Movie The Independent Himself 2000-11-10
Movie The Directors: The Films of Roger Corman self 1999-02-01
Movie The Phantom Eye Dr. Gorman 1999-10-30
Movie The Dark Side of Hollywood Unknown 1998-05-13
Movie Some Nudity Required Himself 1998-10-16
Movie The Second Civil War Sandy Collins 1997-03-15
Series The Practice Unknown 1997-03-04
Movie Vincent Price: The Versatile Villain Himself 1997-10-12
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-03-29
Movie Apollo 13 Congressman 1995-06-30
Movie Conversations with Vincent Himself 1994-02-24
Movie The Man Who Drew Bug-Eyed Monsters Himself 1994-04-12
Movie A Century of Cinema Himself 1994-01-01
Movie Philadelphia Mr. Laird 1993-12-22
Movie Body Bags Dr. Bregman 1993-08-07
Movie The Horror Hall of Fame II Himself 1991-10-05
Movie The Silence of the Lambs FBI Director Hayden Burke 1991-02-01
Movie Horror Cafe Himself 1990-04-11
Movie The Horror Hall of Fame Himself 1990-09-30
Movie Martin Scorsese Directs Self 1990-06-16
Series Beverly Hills, 90210 Unknown 1990-10-04
Movie First Works 1989-10-10
Movie Hollywood Boulevard II Himself 1989-01-01
Movie Lords of the Deep Corporate executive (uncredited) 1989-06-02
Movie Ticket to Hollywood Self 1984-05-01
Movie Swing Shift Mr. MacBride 1984-04-13
Movie The Horror of It All Himself 1983-02-23
Movie The State of Things The Lawyer 1982-03-22
Movie The Howling Man in Phone Booth 1981-01-21
Movie Roger Corman: Hollywood's Wild Angel Himself 1978-04-06
Movie Cannonball District Attorney 1976-07-06
Movie The Godfather: Part II Senator #2 1974-12-20
Movie Atlas Greek Soldier 1961-05-01
Movie Ski Troop Attack Unknown 1960-04-08
Movie The Wasp Woman Hospital Doctor 1959-10-30
Movie War of the Satellites Ground Control (uncredited) 1958-05-18
Movie The Cry Baby Killer Joe - TV Truck Man (uncredited) 1958-08-15
Movie Naked Paradise Office Worker (uncredited) 1957-01-01
Movie Day the World Ended Nelson - Louise's Fiancée in Framed Photograph (uncredited) 1955-12-01
Movie The Fast and the Furious Roadblock State Trooper 1955-02-15
Movie Monster from the Ocean Floor Tommy 1954-05-21