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George P. Cosmatos (1941–2005)

George P. Cosmatos was born on January 4, 1941 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy as Yorgo Pan Cosmatos. He was a director and writer, known for Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985), Tombstone (1993) and Cobra (1986). He was married to Birgitta Ljungberg. He died on April 19, 2005 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. See full bio »

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 1995 Joe Bob's Drive-In Theater (TV Series) (1 episode)
- More Girls with Big Guns (1995) ... (archive footage)
 1993 Tombstone
 1989 Leviathan
 1986 Cobra
 1976 The Cassandra Crossing (as George Pan Cosmatos)
 1973 Massacre in Rome (as George Pan Cosmatos)
 1971 The Beloved
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George Pan Cosmatos | George Cosmatos | Yorgo Pan Cosmatos

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My pictures appeal all round the world. I do slick American pictures with a European sensitivity.


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