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Jack Sholder

Jack Sholder was born on June 8, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He is a director and writer, known for A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge (1985), The Hidden (1987) and Wishmaster 2: Evil Never Dies (1999). See full bio »
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 2004 12 Days of Terror (TV Movie)
 2003 Tremors (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2002 Beeper
 2001 Arachnid
 2000/I Supernova (uncredited)
 1999 Mortal Kombat: Conquest (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1997 Pensacola: Wings of Gold (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Birds of Prey (1997)
 1997 Runaway Car (TV Movie)
 1996 Generation X (TV Movie)
 1995 The Omen (TV Movie)
 1994 Natural Selection (TV Movie)
 1993 12:01 (TV Movie)
 1990 Gabriel's Fire (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1990 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1990 By Dawn's Early Light (TV Movie)
 1989 Renegades
 1988 Vietnam War Story (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Fragging (1988)
 1987 The Hidden
 1973 The Garden Party (Short)
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(speaking about his film-making influences) I never set out to be Wes Craven, I set out to be Jean Renoir. See more »


Grew up in the Wynnefield section of Philly, went to Gompers and Beeber, and played the trumpet in school orchestras. See more »

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