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John Landis

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia John David Landis (born August 3, 1950) is an American film director, screenwriter, actor, and producer. He is known for his comedies, his horror films, and his music videos with singer Michael Jackson. Description above from the Wikipedia article John Landis, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Aug 3, 1950 In Chicago, Illinois, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Kelly's Heroes 1970-06-22
Latest Project:
Movie Boris Karloff: The Man Behind the Monster 2021-09-17
Known For
Poster of In Their Own Words: Jim Henson
Poster of Spider-Man 2
Poster of The American Nightmare
Poster of Vampirella
Movie Boris Karloff: The Man Behind the Monster Self 2021-09-17
Movie I Am Alfred Hitchcock Self 2021-05-02
Movie Belushi Self (archive footage) 2020-10-14
Movie The World Is Yours Couple 2018-08-15
Movie King Cohen: The Wild World of Filmmaker Larry Cohen Himself 2018-07-07
Series Eli Roth's History of Horror Himself 2018-10-14
Movie The Body Man in Bathroom 2018-09-21
Movie Sidemen: Long Road To Glory 2016-03-11
Movie In Their Own Words: Jim Henson Self - Friend & Filmmaker 2015-09-15
Movie Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story of the National Lampoon Self / Film Director 2015-01-25
Movie Tales of Halloween Jebediah Rex 2015-10-16
Movie Creature Designers: The Frankenstein Complex Himself 2015-11-18
Movie Out of Print Self 2014-08-23
Movie Blast Vegas Salesman #1 2013-07-17
Movie Trespassing Bergman Self 2013-08-28
Movie Attack of the 50 Foot Cheerleader Professor 2012-08-25
Movie Bergmans video Self 2012-08-22
Movie Nightmare Factory Self 2011-10-27
Movie American Grindhouse Himself 2011-02-04
Movie Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan Self 2011-11-27
Movie Method to the Madness of Jerry Lewis Self 2011-12-17
Movie Pure in Heart: The Life and Legacy of Lon Chaney, Jr. Self 2010-02-02
Movie The Man Who Saw Frankenstein Cry Himself 2010-10-07
Movie Machete Maidens Unleashed! Self 2010-10-15
Movie The Face Is Familiar 2009-06-08
Movie Into the Pit: The Shocking Story of Himself 2009-08-09
Movie The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story Himself 2009-04-24
Movie Vittorio D. Self 2009-09-17
Movie The Scenesters Judge Paxton B. Johnson 2009-08-31
Movie Teen Spirit: Teenagers and Hollywood Himself 2009-09-30
Movie Beware the Moon: Remembering 'An American Werewolf in London' Self 2009-09-14
Movie Thou Shalt Not: Sex, Sin and Censorship in Pre-Code Hollywood Himself 2008-03-03
Movie Parasomnia Department Store Manager 2008-10-17
Movie Fantastic Flesh: The Art of Make-Up EFX Himself 2008-10-07
Movie Famous Monster: Forrest J Ackerman Self 2007-05-16
Movie Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project Self 2007-10-13
Movie Spine Tingler! The William Castle Story Self 2007-11-08
Movie Bloodsucking Cinema 2007-10-26
Movie 42nd Street: From Book to Screen to Stage Self 2006-03-21
Movie Gold Diggers: FDR'S New Deal... Broadway Bound 2006-03-21
Movie Busby Berkeley's Kaleidoscopic Eyes 2006-03-21
Movie The Sci-Fi Boys Self 2006-04-27
Movie Footlight Parade: Music for the Decades 2006-03-21
Movie Amazing! Exploring the Far Reaches of Forbidden Planet Self 2006-11-14
Movie (buz'be bur'kle) n. A Study in Style Himself 2006-03-21
Movie The Ax Père du copain de Maxime 2005-03-02
Movie Torrente 3: The Protector Embajador árabe 2005-09-30
Movie Shadows in the Dark: The Val Lewton Legacy Self 2005-10-04
Movie The Perfect Scary Movie Self 2005-10-29
Movie Mario Bava: Operazione paura Self 2004-04-30
Movie Spider-Man 2 Doctor 2004-06-25
Movie Hollywood's Creepiest Creatures Himself 2004-10-30
Movie Edgar G. Ulmer: The Man Off-Screen Self 2004-09-04
Movie Michael Jackson's Private Home Movies Self (archive footage) 2003-04-24
Movie Where Are They Now?: A Delta Alumni Update Himself (voice) 2003-08-26
Movie It's Black Entertainment Self 2002-02-08
Movie Forever Ealing Self 2002-12-05
Movie The American Nightmare Himself 2000-09-11
Movie Monster by Moonlight! The Immortal Saga of 'The Wolf Man' Host / Self 1999-01-01
Movie Diamonds Gambler 1999-12-10
Movie Freeway II: Confessions of a Trickbaby Judge 1999-09-10
Movie The Stories Behind the Making of 'The Blues Brothers' Himself 1998-09-08
Movie The Yearbook: An Animal House Reunion Himself - Director 1998-10-13
Movie Laws of Deception Judge Trevino 1997-03-08
Movie Quicksilver Highway Surgical Assistant 1997-05-13
Movie Hollywood Rated 'R' Self 1997-06-19
Movie Mad City Doctor 1997-11-07
Movie Vampirella Astronaut #1 1996-09-28
Movie The World of Jim Henson Leanord Winesop (archive footage) 1994-11-23
Movie The Silence of the Hams FBI Agent 1994-03-11
Series The Stand Russ Dorr 1994-05-08
Movie Sleepwalkers Lab Technician 1992-04-10
Movie The Martin & Lewis Story: The Last Great Comedy Team Self 1992-01-01
Movie Venice/Venice Self 1992-04-10
Series Eek! The Cat 1992-09-11
Movie Body Chemistry II: Voice of a Stranger Dr. Edwards 1992-08-05
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie Spontaneous Combustion Radio Technician 1990-02-23
Series Dream On Unknown 1990-07-08
Movie Psycho IV: The Beginning Mike Calveccio 1990-11-10
Movie Darkman Physician 1990-08-24
Movie This Is Horror Self 1989-01-01
Movie RoboCop Man in '6000 SUX' Commercial (uncredited) 1987-07-17
Movie Into the Night SAVAK 1985-02-22
Movie The Muppets Take Manhattan Leonard Winesop 1984-06-27
Movie Trading Places Man with Briefcase (uncredited) 1983-06-07
Movie Making Michael Jackson's Thriller Himself 1983-12-15
Movie Eating Raoul Man at Bank (uncredited) 1982-03-24
Movie An American Werewolf in London Man Being Smashed into Window (uncredited) 1981-08-21
Movie The Blues Brothers Trooper La Fong 1980-06-16
Movie The Muppet Movie Additional Muppet Performer 1979-06-22
Movie 1941 Mizerany 1979-12-14
Movie Animal House Cafeteria Dishwasher 1978-07-27
Movie The Kentucky Fried Movie TV Technician Thrown by Gorilla (segment "A.M. Today") 1977-08-10
Movie Death Race 2000 Mechanic 1975-04-30
Movie Schlock Schlock 1973-03-01
Movie Battle for the Planet of the Apes Jake’s Friend 1973-06-15
Movie Red Sun Henchman 1971-09-15
Movie Kelly's Heroes Sister Rosa Stigmata 1970-06-22