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Eric Red

Writer/director Eric Red was born as Eric Joseph Durdaller on February 16, 1961 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and was raised in Manhattan. He specializes in hard, edgy pictures that have tough, no-nonsense tones and frequently address the darker aspects of human nature. Red attended the AFI Conservatory, which he graduated from in 1983. Eric was ... See full bio »
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100 Feet
100 Feet Writer
Body Parts
Body Parts Writer
Cohen and Tate
Bad Moon
Bad Moon Writer


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 2008 100 Feet (written by)
 2007 The Hitcher (1986 film) / (screenplay)
 2003 The Hitcher II: I've Been Waiting (Video) (characters)
 1996 Bad Moon (screenplay)
 1996 Undertow (TV Movie) (written by)
 1993 The Last Outlaw (TV Movie) (written by)
 1991 Body Parts (screenplay)
 1989 Blue Steel (written by)
 1988 Cohen and Tate (written by)
 1987 Near Dark (written by)
 1986 Telephone (Short)
 1986 The Hitcher (written by)
 1981 Gunmen's Blues (Short)
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Wrote short story In The Mix to be published in Dark Delicacies III horror anthology collection in 2009. See more »

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I love horror movies because they have such tremendous energy, and a lot of them don't go far enough. I've attempted to give my pictures a real human level. See more »


Graduated from Saint Ann's School in Brooklyn, New York in 1978. See more »

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