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Roger Corman Net Worth:Roger William Corman (born April 5, 1926) is an American independent film producer, director and actor. He has mostly worked on low-budget B movies. Much of Corman's work has an established critical reputation, such as his cycle of low budget films adapted from the tales of Edgar Allan Poe. Admired by members of the French New Wave and Cahiers du cinéma, in 1964 Corman was the youngest filmmaker to have a retrospective at the Cinémathèque Française, as well as the British Film Institute and the Museum of Modern Art. In 2009, he was awarded an Honorary Academy Award.Corman mentored and gave a start to many young film directors such as Francis Ford Coppola, Ron Howard, Martin Scorsese and James Cameron. He helped launch the careers of actors Peter Fonda and Jack Nicholson.Corman has occasionally taken minor acting roles in the films of directors who started with him, including The Silence of the Lambs, The Godfather Part II, Apollo 13, The Manchurian Candidate (2004) and Philadelphia. A documentary about Corman's life and career entitled Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel premiered at Sundance and Cannes Film Festivals in 2011, directed by Alex Stapleton. The film's TV rights were picked up by A&E IndieFilms after a well-received screening at Sundance.
|Birth date:||April 5, 1926|
|Birth place:||Detroit, Michigan, United States|
|Height:||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Profession:||Film Producer, Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Television producer, Writer|
|Education:||University of Oxford, Beverly Hills High School, Stanford University|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Spouse:||Julie Corman (m. 1970)|
|Children:||Catherine Corman, Mary Tessa Corman|
|Parents:||William Corman, Anne Corman|
|Awards:||Academy Honorary Award, PGA David O. Selznick Achievement Award in Theatrical Motion Pictures|
|Nominations:||Golden Lion, Grand Jury Prize|
|Movies:||The Wild Angels, A Bucket of Blood, The Trip, Attack of the Crab Monsters, The Pit and the Pendulum, House of Usher, Death Race 2000, The Raven, The Intruder, The Fantastic Four, The Terror, X: The Man with the X-ray Eyes, The Masque of the Red Death, Bloody Mama, It Conquered the World, The Tomb of Ligeia, The Premature Burial, Swamp Women, Not of This Earth, The Wasp Woman, The Haunted Palace, Piranha, Tales of Terror, Sharktopus, Battle Beyond the Stars, Teenage Caveman, Day the World Ended, The St. Valentine's Day Massacre, Last Woman on Earth, Boxcar Bertha, The Silence of the Lambs, Machine-Gun Kelly, Frankenstein Unbound, Creature from the Haunted Sea, The Undead, The Saga of the Viking Women and Their Voyage to the Waters of the Great Sea Serpent, War of the Satellites, Five Guns West, Gas-s-s-s, Galaxy of Terror, The Young Racers, The Godfather Part II, Rock All Night, Gunslinger, Teenage Doll, She Gods of Shark Reef, Monster from the Ocean Floor, Sorority Girl, The Cry Baby Killer, The Little Shop of Horrors, Dinoshark|
|Books:||How I made a hundred movies in Hollywood and never lost a dime, Little Shop of Horrors|