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Amando de Ossorio (1918–2001)

He was born in 1918, although there isn't a consensus as some books date his birth in 1925. He was one of the main directors of the Spanish horror boom in the 70s, specially for his quartet of films about the living dead templars which started with Tombs of the Blind Dead (1972). See full bio »

Died:

(age 82) in Madrid, Spain

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Known For

Filmography

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 1984 The Sea Serpent (screenplay) / (story)
 1980 Los cántabros (uncredited)
 1976 Las alimañas
 1975 The Possessed
 1974 Horror of the Zombies (screenplay) / (story)
 1974 The Loreley's Grasp (screenplay) / (story)
 1973 Boda en Lagartera (Documentary short)
 1973 Centro nacional de promoción profesional (Documentary short)
 1973 Return of the Evil Dead (screenplay) / (story)
 1969 Fangs of the Living Dead (screenplay) / (story)
 1968 School of Nurses (screenplay) / (story)
 1967 Arquitectura hacia el futuro (Documentary short) (screenplay) / (story)
 1965 Canadian Wilderness (screenplay) / (story)
 1964 Tomb of the Pistolero (screenplay) / (story)
 1956 Hospital of Urgency (story)
 1954 La ciudad de los sueños (dialogue)
 1952 Último día (screenplay) / (story)
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1 Print Biography | 2 Interviews | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Gregory Greens | Albert Mann | Amando Ossori
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Began in films as a writer and assistant director after moving to Madrid, Spain in the 1940s. See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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