Don Coscarelli


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In much the same way that director George A. Romero creative output has been primarily centered around the highly successful "Dead" series of zombie films, then fellow fantasy director Don Coscarelli has for over two decades seen his universe swirling around the lesser successful, but equally cult, and much loved "Phantasm" series of horror movies. ... See full bio »

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9 wins & 15 nominations. See more awards »

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Bubba Ho-Tep Writer
(2002)
Phantasm Writer
(1979)
(2012)
(1982)

Filmography

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 2016 Phantasm: Ravager (based on characters created by) / (written by)
 2012 John Dies at the End (written for the screen by)
 2005 Masters of Horror (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Incident on and Off a Mountain Road (2005) ... (teleplay)
 2002 Bubba Ho-Tep (screenplay)
 1998 Phantasm IV: Oblivion (based on character created by) / (written by)
 1996 Beastmaster III: The Eye of Braxus (TV Movie) (characters)
 1994 Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead (written by)
 1988 Survival Quest (written by)
 1988 Phantasm II (written by)
 1982 The Beastmaster (written by)
 1979 Phantasm (written by)
 1976 Kenny & Company (written by)
 1975 Jim, the World's Greatest (written by)
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Show Show Self (33 credits)
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Height:

6' 4" (1.93 m)

Spouse:

Shelley Kay  (2 children)
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Personal Quote:

I guess I'm luckier than most to even have a label attached to me. There is no question though that this particular label makes it very difficult to gain respect from the people who finance movies. However, since my first exposure to the power of cinema was from genre films, I am proud to wear the label. See more »

Trivia:

Is a great admirer of the works of D.W. Griffith, Stanley Kubrick and George Lucas. See more »

Trademark:

Usually casts Reggie Bannister and Angus Scrimm See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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