No photo available. Represent Alex Cox? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 2,285 this week

Alex Cox (I)

Throughout his years in the industry, Alex Cox, an English writer-director, has not only proven his loyalty and integrity to cult cinema, but also his love for it. This all began in 1977, when Cox dropped out of Oxford University to study Radio, Film & TV at Bristol until graduating in 1977. Seeing difficulties in the British film scene at the ... See full bio »

IMDb Picks: September

Are you ready for the return of "This Is Us"? We are! See which other movies and TV shows we're excited about.

Visit IMDb Picks

Bill Pullman on His Tortured Role in "The Sinner"

"The Sinner" star talks us through his arc in the show's just-finished Season 2.

Watch our interview

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 38 people
created 08 Jun 2016
 
a list of 35 people
created 08 Jul 2015
 
a list of 37 people
created 04 Mar 2014
 
list image
a list of 21 people
created 26 Aug 2015
 
a list of 84 people
created 06 Dec 2013
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Alex Cox's work have you seen?

User Polls

4 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Repo Man
Repo Man Carwash Attendant
(1984)
Sid and Nancy
Sid and Nancy Man Sitting in Mr. Head's Room
(1986)
The Oxford Murders
(2008)
Repo Chick
Repo Chick Professor
(2009)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (31 credits)
 2017 The Curse of the Dragon Sword
Blacksmith
 2015 The Return of the Dragon Sword (Short)
Thug #1 (voice)
 2015 Moon Studios (Short)
The Colonel
 2009 Repo Chick
Professor
 2008 The Oxford Murders
Kalman
 2007 Searchers 2.0
Entrepreneur
 2006 Un mundo maravilloso
Maestro de Ceremonias
 2005 Rosario Tijeras
Donovan
 2004 Rosuto (star) mai wei
Radio DJ
 2004 I'm a Juvenile Delinquent, Jail Me! (TV Movie)
Doctor
 2003 Dominator
Bishop (voice)
 2002 The Complaint (Short)
Dr. Fanshaw
 2002 Revengers Tragedy
Duke's Driver
 2000 In His Life: The John Lennon Story (TV Movie)
Bruno
 2000 Todo el poder
Corrupt Cop
 1999 Herod's Law
Gringo
 1998 Three Businessmen
Frank King
 1997 Perdita Durango
Doyle
 1996 The Winner
Gaston
 1994 La reina de la noche
Klaus Eder
 1994 Dead Beat
English Teacher
 1994 Floundering
Photographer
 1992 Cuentos de Borges (TV Series)
Commander Borges
- Death and the Compass (1992) ... Commander Borges
 1991 Highway Patrolman
Gringo #2
 1990 Catchfire
D.H. Lawrence (uncredited)
 1987 Straight to Hell
A Thug in the Amazulu Band (uncredited)
 1986 Sid and Nancy
Man Sitting in Mr. Head's Room (uncredited)
 1984 Repo Man
Carwash Attendant (uncredited)
 1983 Scarred
Porno Stud
 1982 The Strange Case of Mr. Donnybrook's Boredom (Short)
Voice characterizations (voice)
 1980 Sleep Is for Sissies (Short)
Roy Rawlings
Show Show Director (22 credits)
Show Show Writer (13 credits)
Show Show Producer (5 credits)
Show Show Editor (3 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (22 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Co-author, with Tod Davies, of the screenplays Backtrack, Restless and Keith Moon. Co-author with Rudy Wurlitzer of the screenplays Body Parts and Zero Tolerance. Writer of four Godzilla comic books. Co-author, with Stan Lee, of the screenplay Doctor Strange. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 5 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I was the person who brought Mars Attacks! (1996) to the attention of the studio. They were bubblegum cards I had as a kid. I developed Mars Attacks! (1996) with Jon Davison, the producer of RoboCop (1987), for quite a while, but at some point my project got shut down and it was given to Tim Burton. It was a bit of a shame, but I think both the script that I wrote and the Tim Burton one suffered ... See more »

Trivia:

Turned down offers to direct ¡Three Amigos! (1986) and RoboCop (1987) in favour of Walker (1987). See more »

Trademark:

Often casts musicians from the soundtrack in the movie See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed