Don Coscarelli

Don Coscarelli

At ten years of age Don Coscarelli actually bribed his teenage babysitter to let him stay up late and watch Invaders from Mars on TV. He’s never been the same. Coscarelli is responsible for writing and directing several cult hits including the Phantasm series, The Beastmaster and Bubba Ho-tep and John Dies at the End.

Commentaries by Don Coscarelli

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Godzilla

1954
Trans World
Inoshiro Honda’s 1954 classic spawned a virtual industry of Japanese monster movies when it was...
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The Beast with Five Fingers

1946
Warner Bros.
Robert Florey directed and Curt Siodmak wrote it, but Luis Bunuel’s...
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3 Days of the Condor

1975
Paramount
For years studio development execs have tried to use Sydney Pollack’s...
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King Creole

1958
Paramount
Reputedly Elvis’s own favorite performance and certainly one of his best movies, much of...
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