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John W. Corso

John W. Corso is from the rather small town of Wabash, Indiana. Since working in Hollywood on, most notably, such timeless classics of the 1980s as the John Hughes standards Ferris Bueller's Day Off (think of the artistic genius of the art museum montage), The Breakfast Club, Sixteen Candles, and Weird Science, he has returned there to reside in ... See full bio »

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The Breakfast Club
The Breakfast Club Production Designer
Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Ferris Bueller's Day Off Production Designer
Planes, Trains & Automobiles
Planes, Trains & Automobiles Production Designer
Weird Science
Weird Science Production Designer


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 1983 Whiz Kids (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1981 Bustin' Loose (as John Corso)
 1978-1979 Centennial (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)
- The Scream of Eagles (1979) ... (as John Corso)
- The Shepherds (1978) ... (as John Corso)
 1977 Aspen (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Aspen: Chapter 1 (1977)
 1977 Exo-Man (TV Movie)
 1977 The November Plan (TV Movie)
 1976 Captains and the Kings (TV Mini-Series) (8 episodes)
- Chapter VIII (1976)
- Chapter VII (1976)
- Chapter VI (1976)
- Chapter V (1976)
- Chapter IV (1976)
 1976 City of Angels (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Match Point (1976)
 1973-1976 Columbo (TV Series) (13 episodes)
- Now You See Him (1976)
- Identity Crisis (1975)
- Forgotten Lady (1975)
 1974-1975 McMillan & Wife (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Buried Alive (1974)
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John Wm. Corso | John Corso

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