Language
English
Publisher
Weton Wesgram, 2003
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1967
Playing time
ca. 82 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands
EAN
8712155088889

About Monte Hellman

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Monte Hellman (; born Monte Jay Himmelman; July 12, 1929 – April 20, 2021) was an American film director, producer, writer, and editor. Hellman began his career as an editor's apprentice at ABC TV, and made his directorial debut with the horror film Beast from Haunted Cave (1959), produced by Roger Corman.

He would later gain critical recognition for the Westerns The Shooting and Ride in the Whirlwind (both 1966) starring Jack Nicholson, and the independent road movie Two-Lane Blacktop (1971) starring James Taylor and Dennis Wilson. His later directorial work included the 1989 slasher film Silent Night, Deadly Night 3: Better Watch Out! and the independent thriller Road to Nowhere (2010).

Early life

Monte Hellman was born July 12, 1929, in New York City to Gertrude (née Edelstein) and Fred Himmelbaum, who were vacationing in New Y…Read more on Wikipedia