Paul W.S. Anderson


STARmeter
Top 5000
Up 286 this week
Trailer
2:05 | Trailer
Paul W.S. Anderson gained a fair bit of notoriety in his native England when he directed the ultra-violent Shopping (1994) (which he also wrote), starring Jude Law and Sean Pertwee in a story about thieves who steal by ramming a car into storefronts. The film was banned in some cinemas in England, and became a direct-to-video slightly edited ... See full bio »

Our Most Anticipated Movies of 2021

Here are the movies we're most excited for in 2021.

See the full list

Upcoming TV and Streaming Finales

Whether you watch weekly or want to join in for the big finish, get ready for these big Spring TV and streaming finales.

Watch the video

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by Taboola

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

The Three Musketeers
Sun, May 09 1:34 AM PDT on CW (1212)
The Three Musketeers
Sun, May 09 1:34 AM PDT on CW (005)

Projects In Development

Mimic
2021
Details only on IMDbPro »

Editorial Lists

Related lists from IMDb editors

a list of 10 images
updated 26 Oct 2016
 

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 39 people
created 2 months ago
 
a list of 32 people
created 5 days ago
 
a list of 35 people
created 11 Sep 2013
 
a list of 30 people
created 08 Dec 2010
 
a list of 36 people
created 14 Dec 2011
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Paul W.S. Anderson's work have you seen?

User Polls

2 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Known For

Mortal Kombat Director
(1995)
Event Horizon Director
(1997)
(2011)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Writer (16 credits)
  In the Lost Lands (screen story) (announced)
 2020/I Monster Hunter (written by)
 2018 Death Race 4: Beyond Anarchy (Video) (story)
 2016 Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (written by)
 2013 Death Race: Inferno (Video) (characters from "Death Race") / (story by)
 2012 Resident Evil: Retribution (written by)
 2010 Death Race 2 (Video) (characters and story)
 2010 Resident Evil: Afterlife (written by)
 2008 Death Race (screen story) / (screenplay)
 2007 Resident Evil: Extinction (written by)
 2004 Resident Evil: Apocalypse (written by)
 2004 Alien vs. Predator (screen story) / (screenplay)
 2002 Resident Evil (written by)
 2000 The Sight (TV Movie) (written by)
 1994 Shopping (written by - as Paul Anderson)
 1990-1992 El C.I.D. (TV Series) (written by - 5 episodes)
- Making Amends (1992) ... (written by)
- Paradise Mislaid (1991) ... (written by - as Paul Anderson)
- Getting Even (1990) ... (written by - as Paul Anderson)
- The Price of Love (1990) ... (written by - as Paul Anderson)
- Spanish Eyes (1990) ... (written by - as Paul Anderson)
Show Show Producer (20 credits)
Show Show Director (18 credits)
Show Show Thanks (6 credits)
Show Show Self (40 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Audio commentary for the film Resident Evil (2002) with Jeremy Bolt, Milla Jovovich and Michelle Rodriguez. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Paul Anderson

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on the production sets of Event Horizon (1997)] It took over nine sound-stages at Pinewood Studios in London to shoot the film. Because most of the movie is set on the ship, they had to construct a huge labyrinthine space that one could walk through for days and days and not enter the same room. You could be alone in there and there could be someone else with you, and you wouldn't meet them for ... See more »

Trivia:

Constantly mentions plans to release director's cut editions of all of his movies on DVD. To date, the only one that has surfaced is Alien vs. Predator (2004). See more »

Trademark:

Tough female characters See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed