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Richard Stanley is the award-winning South African-born filmmaker, who made a name of himself with his first feature film, the sci-fi movie Hardware (1990). A low budget movie about a mad-dog android loose in an apartment was released in 1990. Critics slammed it as a Terminator rip-off, yet the film became a financial success. The 1.5 million ... See full bio »
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 2013 The Profane Exhibit (segment "Coltan")
 2013 The Otherworld (Documentary)
 2011 The Theatre Bizarre (segment "The Mother Of Toads")
 2006 The Sea of Perdition (Short)
 2003 Europe - 99euro-films 2 (segment "Children of the Kingdom")
 2002 The White Darkness (Documentary)
 2001 The Secret Glory (Documentary)
 1996 The Island of Dr. Moreau (: (uncredited; fired, replaced by John Frankenheimer - uncredited)
 1994 Brave
 1993 Fields of the Nephilim: Revelations (Video short) (segments "Preacher Man", "Blue Water")
 1992 Dust Devil
 1990 Voice of the Moon (Documentary short) (as R Stanley)
 1990 Hardware
 1983 Rites of Passage (Short)
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Other Works:

Art Director for the Fields of the Nephilim album "Dawnrazor". See more »

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2 Interviews | See more »

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Alternate Names:

R Stanley

Height:

5' 10¾" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

I do not feel that at any time it was ever my decision to make any of the movies I made, although I don't regret them. See more »

Trivia:

Removed as director of The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996) after one to four (accounts vary) days of filming. He snuck back onto the the set in a dog-man mask. See more »

Trademark:

Typical elements of his movies are extreme violence, occultism, oneiricism and visionariness.

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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