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David Cronenberg

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. David Paul Cronenberg, OC, FRSC (born March 15, 1943) is a Canadian filmmaker and screenwriter. He is one of the principal originators of what is commonly known as the body horror or venereal horror genre. This style of filmmaking explores people's fears of bodily transformation and infection. In his films, the psychological is typically intertwined with the physical. In the first half of his career, he explored these themes mostly through horror and science fiction, although his work has since expanded beyond these genres. He has been called "the most audacious and challenging narrative director in the English-speaking world." Description above from the Wikipedia article David Cronenberg, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Mar 15, 1943 In Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Movie/TV Credits:
24
First Appeared:
In the movie Videodrome 1983-02-04
Latest Project:
Movie Tales from the Organ Trade 2013-09-20
Known For
Poster of Alias
Poster of Last Night
Poster of Blood & Donuts
Poster of Into the Night
Filmography
Movie Rewind 2013-08-26
Movie Tales from the Organ Trade Narrator 2013-09-20
Movie Citizens of Cosmopolis Himself 2012-09-25
Movie William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Himself 2010-11-05
Movie Secret Origin: The Story of DC Comics himself 2010-11-09
Movie At the Suicide of the Last Jew in the World in the Last Cinema in the World The suicidal man 2007-05-25
Movie Jason X Dr. Wimmer 2001-07-24
Series Alias Unknown 2001-09-30
Movie The American Nightmare Himself 2000-09-11
Movie The Directors - The Films of David Cronenberg Unknown 1999-01-01
Movie Resurrection Father Rousell 1999-06-05
Movie Last Night Duncan 1998-10-23
Movie David Cronenberg and the Cinema of the Extreme Himself 1997-01-19
Movie The Stupids Postal Supervisor 1996-08-30
Movie Extreme Measures Hospital Lawyer 1996-09-27
Movie To Die For Man at Lake 1995-05-20
Movie Blood & Donuts Crime Boss 1995-09-09
Movie Henry & Verlin Doc Fisher 1994-01-07
Movie Naked Making Lunch Himself 1992-12-29
Movie Nightbreed Dr. Philip K. Decker 1990-02-16
Series Prisoners of Gravity Unknown 1989-08-21
Movie The Fly Gynecologist 1986-08-15
Movie Into the Night Group Supervisor 1985-02-15
Movie Videodrome Max Renn in helmet (uncredited) 1983-02-04