Paul W.S. Anderson


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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 »

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Known For

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

Filmography

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  In the Lost Lands (screen story) (announced)
 2020/I Monster Hunter (written for the screen by)
 2018 Death Race 4: Beyond Anarchy (Video) (story by)
 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)
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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)

Spouse:

Milla Jovovich  (3 children)

Children:

Ever Anderson | See more »
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Personal Quote:

What scares every individual person in the audience is something slightly different, so if you can leave a slight ambiguity, you can let their own fear work on themselves, let people stew in their own fizz. You show them a little bit, and they imagine something much more terrifying than what you could actually put on screen. To me, that is the ultimate in a scary movie now, because people have ... See more »

Trivia:

Wife Milla Jovovich gave birth to their second child, a daughter named Dashiel Edan Jovovich-Anderson on April 1, 2015, at 5:45 A.M. She was 7 lbs., 10 oz. and 20 inches long at birth. See more »

Trademark:

Very often, he uses odd tilted high or low angles for a creepy effect to the atmosphere of his films. See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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