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Monte Hellman


Monte Hellman was born on July 12, 1932, in New York City, where his parents were visiting, but he grew up in Los Angeles. He studied drama at Stanford University--on an NBC scholarship--and film at UCLA. After a few years directing in summer theater, Hellman hooked up with legendary "B" movie producer Roger Corman in the late 1950s. Corman helped ... See full bio »

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Known For

Iguana
Iguana Director
(1988)
Reservoir Dogs
Reservoir Dogs Producer
(1992)
Road to Nowhere
Road to Nowhere Director
(2010)
Love or Die
Love or Die Director

Filmography

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 2013 Venice 70: Future Reloaded (Documentary) (segment "Vive L'Amour")
 2010/I Road to Nowhere
 2006 Trapped Ashes (segment "Stanley's Girlfriend")
 2006 Stanley's Girlfriend (Short)
 1988 Iguana
 1979 Avalanche Express (uncredited)
 1974 Cockfighter
 1974 Shatter (uncredited)
 1966 The Shooting
 1964 Cordillera
 1963 The Terror (few days director - uncredited)
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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 4 Interviews | 4 Articles | See more »

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M. Hellman
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Personal Quote:

[on Silent Night, Deadly Night 3: Better Watch Out! (1989)] Personally I think it's my best work. I mean, I don't think it's my best movie... in fact, it's probably my worst, to be honest. But Arthur Gorson asked me to come on-board in March of '89 and we had our final cut ready in June that same year. Even if the movie doesn't really hold up when I watch it now, I can't help but be proud of how ... See more »

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One of 115 people invited to join AMPAS in 2007. See more »

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Cancer

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