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Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel (21-Jan-2011)

Director: Alex Stapleton

Writers: Gregory Locklear; Alex Stapleton

Keywords: Documentary, Filmmaking, Biography

Documentary focuses on the life and times of eccentric Hollywood B-movie producer Roger Corman.

The life, career, and far-reaching influence of long-time B-movie producer Roger Corman are explored in Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel, a documentary that takes a look at the industry legend's unconventional approach to film-making and effect on a wide variety of renowned modern-day directors and producers.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Paul W.S. Anderson
Film Director
4-Mar-1965   Alien vs. Predator
Allan Arkush
Film Director
30-Apr-1948   Rock 'n' Roll High School
Eric Balfour
24-Apr-1977   Claire's boyfriend on Six Feet Under
Peter Bogdanovich
Film Director
30-Jul-1939   The Last Picture Show
David Carradine
8-Dec-1936 3-Jun-2009 Grasshopper
Roger Corman
Film/TV Producer
5-Apr-1926   Frankenstein Unbound
Joe Dante
Film Director
28-Nov-1946   The 'burbs
Robert De Niro
17-Aug-1943   The Godfather: Part II
Jonathan Demme
Film Director
22-Feb-1944   The Silence of the Lambs
Bruce Dern
4-Jun-1936   Silent Running
Peter Fonda
23-Feb-1940   Easy Rider
Pam Grier
26-May-1949   Blaxploitation queen, star of Jackie Brown
George Hickenlooper
Film Director
25-May-1963 29-Oct-2010 Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse
Ron Howard
1-Mar-1954   Richie Cunningham on Happy Days
Irvin Kershner
Film Director
29-Apr-1923 27-Nov-2010 The Empire Strikes Back
Dick Miller
25-Dec-1928   A Bucket of Blood
Jack Nicholson
22-Apr-1937   Chinatown
Eli Roth
Film Director
18-Apr-1972   Cabin Fever
John Sayles
Film Director
28-Sep-1950   The Secret of Roan Inish
Martin Scorsese
Film Director
17-Nov-1942   Taxi Driver
William Shatner
22-Mar-1931   Captain Kirk on Star Trek
Penelope Spheeris
Film Director
2-Dec-1945   Wayne's World
Quentin Tarantino
Film Director
27-Mar-1963   Pulp Fiction
Mary Woronov
8-Dec-1943   Eating Raoul
Jim Wynorski
Film Director
14-Aug-1950   Prolific B movie director


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