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Charles Kaufman (III)

Charles Kaufman is a writer and director, known for Mother's Day (1980), The Toxic Avenger (1984) and Jakarta (1988). See full bio »

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Known For

Mother's Day Writer
The Toxic Avenger Additional Crew
Jakarta Writer


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 2010/I Mother's Day (1980 screenplay "Mother's Day")
 1991 Captain Zed and the Zee Zone (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Finishing School (1991) ... (teleplay)
  Peter Pan and the Pirates (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode, 1991) (story - 1 episode, 1991)
- Wind and the Panther (1991) ... (written by)
- Hook the Faithful Son (1991) ... (story)
 1990 Winston's Potty Chair (Short)
 1990 Alien Nation (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Eyewitness News (1990) ... (written by - as Charles S. Kaufman)
 1989 The Real Ghostbusters (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- If I Were a Witch Man (1989) ... (written by)
 1988-1989 Slimer! And the Real Ghostbusters (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Sweet Revenge (1989) ... (writer)
- Scareface (1989) ... (writer)
- Room at the Top (1988) ... (writer)
 1988 Jakarta (writer)
 1987 BraveStarr (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Showdown at Sawtooth (1987) ... (written by)
 1986 Ghostbusters (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- That's No Alien (1986) ... (writer)
  Kissyfur (TV Series) (1 episode, 1986) (script - 1 episode, 1986) (writer - 1 episode, 1986)
- Drop Me a Lion/Wishing Box (1986) ... (segment "Drop Me a Lion") / (script - segment "Wishing Box")
- The Lady Is a Chump (1986) ... (writer)
 1982 Waitress! (screenplay)
 1980 Mother's Day
 1979 Squeeze Play (writer)
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Alternate Names:

Charles S. Kaufman | Charles Larkin


Lloyd Kaufman (sibling)

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Son of Stanley Kaufman and brother of the president of Troma Entertainment Lloyd Kaufman, and of the set decorator Susan Kaufman. See more »

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