Roger Corman Net Worth

Roger Corman Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Roger Corman net worth is
$40 Million

Roger Corman Wiki Biography

Born Roger William Corman on the 5th April 1926 in Detroit, Michigan USA, he is a film director, producer and writer, best known to the world for producing numerous independent films, including “The Little Shop of Horrors” (1960), “House of Usher” (1960), “Death Race 2000” (1975), and “Bloodfist” (1989) among many others.

Have you ever wondered how rich Roger Corman is, as of mid- 2017? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Corman’s net worth is as high as $40 million, earned through his long and successful career in the entertainment industry which began in the 1950s.

Roger Corman Net Worth $40 Million

Roger was the son of Anne, and her husband William Corman. He has a younger brother, Eugene Harold ‘Gene’ Corman, who also became a film producer. Roger attended Beverly Hills High School and after matriculation enrolled at Stanford University where he studied Industrial Engineering. However, he decided that he didn’t want to become an engineer, and instead enlisted in the V-12 Navy College Training Program. For the next two years, he served in the navy and after the war, he returned to Stanford to complete his studies, obtaining a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering in 1947. The following year, he found his first job, at US Electrical Motors in Los Angeles, however, after just four days he quit his job, with the statement that he had made a terrible mistake becoming an engineer.

His brother Gene had started a career in the film industry a few years prior, and Roger decided to join him. Slowly Roger ventured out on his own, and found employment at 20th Century Fox, and moved up to a story reader. He gave a few ideas for the film “The Gunfighter”, however, he received no credit, so left Fox, deciding to start on his own. He then studied English Literature at Oxford University under the GI Bill, afterwards living in Paris, France for quite some time, before returning to Los Angles, to try once again to succeed in the film industry.

He found a job as Dick Hyland’s assistant; in his spare time, Roger created a script which he sold to William Boidy for $2000, which was subsequently turned into the film “Highway Dragnet”, released in 1953.

He used the money from the sale with around $10,000 more raised with the help of his family and friends, and produced his first film “The Monster From the Ocean Floor” (1954). The film received positive critiques, which inspired Roger to continue with his career, and the same year he produced the racing car thriller “The Fast and the Furious”.

Since then, Roger has become one of the most successful independent film producers, with more than 400 film titles to his name. Some of his most successful films include “Machine-Gun Kelly” (1958) starring Charles Bronson, for which he received rave reviews, than “I, Mobster” (1958), “The Intruder” (1962) with William Shatner in the lead role, “The Wild Angels” (1966) with Peter Fonda and Nancy Sinatra, “Thunder and Lightning” (1977), and “Battle Beyond the Stars” (1981), all benefiting his growing net worth.

Since the start of the new millennium, he has worked for Syfy channel, producing such films as “Raptor” (2001), “Dinocroc” (2004), “Dinoshark” (2010), and “Piranhaconda” (2012). Most recently he produced the sci-fi action film “Death Race 2050” (2017), which is a sequel to his hit film “Death Race 2000”, released in 1975.

During his career, Roger has launched the careers of numerous directors and actors, including Peter Fonda, Robert De Niro, Jack Nicholson, Dennis Hopper, Martin Scorsese, James Cameron, and Ron Howard, among many others. Although he started several of his own production companies, which include Filmgroup, New World Pictures, Millennium Films, and New Horizons, Roger has also worked for several major production houses, including Fox, Columbia, and Universal, which also improved his net worth.

Thanks to his success and contribution to film industry, Roger has received numerous prestigious awards, including an Honorary Oscar for his rich engendering of films and filmmakers.

Regarding his personal life, Roger has been married to Julie Halloran since 1970, and has four children with her. Roger published his autobiography in 1990, entitled “How I Made a Hundred Movies in Hollywood and Never Lost a Dime”, which also added to his net worth. They still live in Los Angeles.

Full NameRoger Corman
Net Worth$40 Million
Date Of BirthApril 5, 1926
Place Of BirthDetroit, Michigan, United States
Height6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
ProfessionFilm Producer, Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Television producer, Writer
EducationOxford University, Stanford University
SpouseJulie Corman (m. 1970)
ChildrenCatherine Corman, Mary Tessa Corman
ParentsWilliam Corman, Anne Corman
SiblingsGene Corman
NicknamesRoger William Corman , Henry Neill , King of the Bs , Godfather of Independent Film , Pope of Pop Culture
AwardsAcademy Honorary Award (2009), PGA David O. Selznick Achievement Award in Theatrical Motion Pictures (2006), Empire Independent Spirit Award, Telluride Silver Medallion Award, SOC Governors' Award, Raindance Lifetime Achievement Award
NominationsGolden Lion, Grand Jury Prize
Movies“Highway Dragnet” (1954), “The Little Shop of Horrors” (1960), “House of Usher” (1960), “The Intruder” (1962), “Death Race 2000” (1975), “Bloodfist” (1989), “The Wild Angels” (1966), “Thunder and Lightning” (1977), “Battle Beyond the Stars” (1981)
1Directs horror/sci-fi films, often low-budget "homages" to big-budget blockbusters
2Distinctive clipped, deliberate and articulate way of speaking
Roger Corman's Frankenstein Unbound (1990)$1,000,000
Highway Dragnet (1954)$3,500
1I've never made the film I wanted to make. No matter what happens, it never turns out exactly as I hoped.
2All my films have been concerned simply with man as a social animal.
3I think there is always a political undercurrent in my films. With the exception of The Intruder (1962), I tried not to put it on the surface.
4In science-fiction films, the monster should always be bigger than the leading lady.
1He produced four sci-fi movies with Starfield Independent Studios: Falling Fire (1997), Future Fear (1997), Shepherd (1999), and Cybermaster (1999).
2Turned down the opportunity to direct Easy Rider (1969).
3He appeared in two Best Picture Academy Award winners: The Godfather: Part II (1974) and The Silence of the Lambs (1991).
4Attended and graduated from Beverly Hills High School.
5His paternal grandparents, Jacob Corman and Bessie Arst, were Russian Jewish immigrants. His mother was of German ancestry.
6Received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 7013 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on June 12, 1991.
7Although his films were notable for the flair and mobility with which he composed for widescreen, Corman revealed in "Cinema Retro" magazine (Issue #18) that he hadn't originally wanted to shoot his cult Poe series in Panavision: "I thought the anamorphic lens was better suited to westerns, whereas I was shooting in these contained little sets. But that was a decision made by AIP [American International Pictures]. They were convinced that just using that lens would not only make the pictures look bigger but sound bigger in the ads.".
8As an example of his influence in Hollywood, no Corman-produced movies were up for Oscars at the 1974 Academy Awards, but nearly every major category featured wins or nominations by "Corman School" graduates--those whom Corman had either started in the business or mentored early in their careers.
9Discusses his movie House of Usher (1960) in the book "A Sci-Fi Swarm and Horror Horde" (McFarland & Co., 2010) by Tom Weaver.
10Corman, as a director and/or producer, is credited with starting and/or mentoring the careers of many now-famous film directors, such as Jonathan Demme, Francis Ford Coppola, Ron Howard, John Sayles, James Cameron, Joe Dante, and Martin Scorsese, and writers such as Robert Towne and John Sayles. He also discovered/gave early roles to then-unknown actors and actresses such as Jack Nicholson, Charles Bronson, Robert De Niro, Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Diane Ladd and Sandra Bullock.
11Father of Catherine Corman and uncle of Todd Corman.
12Society of Operating Cameramen (SOC) Recipient, Governors Award (CAMMY) (2004).
13Attended Stanford University and Oxford University.
14In Attack of the Bat Monsters (1999), the character Francis Gordon, as played by Fred Ballard, is "noticeably patterned" after him.
15Frequently has cameos or bit parts in the films of many successful filmmakers who got their start working for him, such as Jonathan Demme, Joe Dante and Francis Ford Coppola.
16His film The Little Shop of Horrors (1960) set a world's record for the shortest shooting schedule for a feature film...Two days!.
17Biography in: John Wakeman, editor. "World Film Directors, Volume Two, 1945-1985." Pages 234-242. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1988.
18A running gag in Hollywood was that Corman could negotiate the production of a film on a pay phone, shoot the film in the booth, and finance it with the money in the change slot.
19In the new decade of the 1960s, he decided that he wanted to do something that would advance his career. When American International offered him a sum of money to create another one of their low-budget black-and-white double features, he countered with an offer to use the same money to shoot a single feature in color and Cinemascope. American International finally agreed to this offer. It led to the production of House of Usher (1960). The gamble paid off and the film became a box-office hit and generated something that was unusual for an AIP release - critical praise. This was followed by what became known as Corman's "Poe series".
20If he had to shoot a film on location, he would always try to shoot a second film at that same location in order to spread out the costs.
21In the early years of the American Releasing Corporation (later American International Pictures), he became one of their major sources of product for distribution. He would be given a sum of money and an advertising campaign (or somethimes just a title) and he would have to come up with the scripts and produce the films.
22Tribute in the Memory of Film section at the Flanders International Film Festival in Ghent, Belgium. [2001]
23Brother of producer Gene Corman.


Running Woman1998producer
Private Duty Nurses1971executive producer
Death Game1997TV Movie executive producer
The Big Doll House1971executive producer - uncredited
Eruption1997executive producer
Beast of the Yellow Night1971executive producer
Macon County Jail1997executive producer
The Student Nurses1970executive producer - uncredited
The Sea Wolf1997executive producer
Scream of the Demon Lover1970producer - uncredited
Future Fear1997executive producer
Gas! -Or- It Became Necessary to Destroy the World in Order to Save It.1970producer
The Haunted Sea1997executive producer
Angels Die Hard1970executive producer - uncredited
Spacejacked1997executive producer
Bloody Mama1970producer
Time Under Fire1997executive producer
The Dunwich Horror1970executive producer
Born Bad1997executive producer
Naked Angels1969executive producer - uncredited
Alien Avengers II1997TV Movie executive producer
Target: Harry1969executive producer - uncredited
Under Oath1997executive producer
Pit Stop1969executive producer
Criminal Affairs1997executive producer
Voyage to the Planet of Prehistoric Women1968producer - uncredited
Falling Fire1997executive producer
Targets1968executive producer - uncredited
Inferno1997executive producer
The Wild Racers1968executive producer - uncredited
Don't Sleep Alone1997executive producer
The Trip1967/IIproducer
My Brother's War1997executive producer
The St. Valentine's Day Massacre1967producer
Shadow Dancer1997executive producer
Devil's Angels1967producer
Star Portal1997Video executive producer
Ride in the Whirlwind1966producer - uncredited
Bio-Tech Warrior1996executive producer
The Wild Angels1966producer
Black Scorpion II: Aftershock1996producer
The Shooting1966executive producer - uncredited
Marquis de Sade1996executive producer
The Navy vs. the Night Monsters1966producer - uncredited
Rumble in the Streets1996executive producer
Blood Bath1966executive producer - uncredited
Detonator1996executive producer
Queen of Blood1966executive producer - uncredited
Carnosaur 3: Primal Species1996producer
Voyage to the Prehistoric Planet1965executive producer - uncredited
Bloodfist VIII: Trained to Kill1996executive producer
The Tomb of Ligeia1964executive producer - uncredited
The Masque of the Red Death1964producer
Vampirella1996Video executive producer
Operacija Ticijan1963co-producer - uncredited
Humanoids from the Deep1996TV Movie executive producer
Dementia 131963producer
Last Exit to Earth1996TV Movie executive producer
The Haunted Palace1963producer
The Unspeakable1996TV Movie executive producer
X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes1963producer
Alien Avengers1996TV Movie executive producer
The Terror1963producer
Baby Face Nelson1996executive producer
The Raven1963producer
Inhumanoid1996TV Movie executive producer
The Young Racers1963producer
House of the Damned1996executive producer
Tales of Terror1962producer
Kyoko1996executive producer
The Intruder1962producer
Black Rose of Harlem1996executive producer
The Broken Land1962producer - uncredited
Subliminal Seduction1996TV Movie executive producer
Premature Burial1962producer
Starquest II1996Video executive producer
Pit and the Pendulum1961producer
Attack of the 60 Foot Centerfold1995executive producer - uncredited
Creature from the Haunted Sea1961producer
Captain Nuke and the Bomber Boys1995executive producer
Where Evil Lies1995executive producer
Last Woman on Earth1960producer
Caged Heat 30001995executive producer
The Little Shop of Horrors1960producer - produced by
Bloodfist VII: Manhunt1995Video executive producer
House of Usher1960producer
Terminal Virus1995TV Movie executive producer
Battle of Blood Island1960executive producer
Droid Gunner1995executive producer - uncredited
Ski Troop Attack1960producer
Piranha1995executive producer
Beast from Haunted Cave1959executive producer - uncredited
Body Chemistry 4: Full Exposure1995Video executive producer - uncredited
The Wasp Woman1959producer
Alien Terminator1995executive producer
A Bucket of Blood1959producer
A Bucket of Blood1995TV Movie executive producer
Attack of the Giant Leeches1959executive producer
Not of This Earth1995executive producer
Nebo zovyot1959producer: re-edited American version
Black Scorpion1995executive producer
High School Big Shot1959executive producer - uncredited
Not Like Us1995executive producer
T-Bird Gang1959producer - uncredited
Burial of the Rats1995TV Movie producer
I Mobster1959co-producer
Twisted Love1995executive producer
The Brain Eaters1958executive producer - uncredited
Virtual Seduction1995TV Movie executive producer
Hot Car Girl1958executive producer
Sawbones1995TV Movie executive producer
The Cry Baby Killer1958executive producer
The Alien Within1995TV Movie executive producer
Night of the Blood Beast1958executive producer
Suspect Device1995TV Movie executive producer
Teenage Cave Man1958producer
Dillinger and Capone1995Video executive producer
War of the Satellites1958producer
One Night Stand1995executive producer
Stakeout on Dope Street1958producer - uncredited
The Spy Within1995executive producer
Machine-Gun Kelly1958producer
Bloodfist VI: Ground Zero1995Video executive producer
Carnival Rock1957producer
Carnosaur 21995producer
The Saga of the Viking Women and Their Voyage to the Waters of the Great Sea Serpent1957producer
Hellfire1995TV Movie producer
Sorority Girl1957producer
The Wasp Woman1995TV Movie executive producer
Teenage Doll1957producer
Angel of Destruction1994executive producer - uncredited
Rock All Night1957producer
Demon Keeper1994executive producer
The Undead1957producer
Saturday Night Special1994executive producer
Attack of the Crab Monsters1957producer
The Crazysitter1994executive producer
Not of This Earth1957producer
The Fantastic Four1994executive producer
Naked Paradise1957producer
Watchers III1994executive producer
It Conquered the World1956producer
In the Heat of Passion II: Unfaithful1994executive producer
Stranglehold1994executive producer
The Oklahoma Woman1956producer
New Crime City1994executive producer
Day the World Ended1955producer
No Dessert, Dad, Till You Mow the Lawn1994executive producer
Apache Woman1955producer
Cheyenne Warrior1994TV Movie executive producer
The Beast with a Million Eyes1955executive producer - uncredited
Reflections on a Crime1994executive producer
Five Guns West1955producer
The Unborn II1994producer
The Fast and the Furious1955producer
Dinosaur Island1994executive producer - uncredited
Monster from the Ocean Floor1954producer
Point of Seduction: Body Chemistry III1994Video executive producer
Highway Dragnet1954co-producer
One Man Army1994producer
Revenge of the Red Baron1994executive producer
Caroline at Midnight1994executive producer
Bloodfist V: Human Target1994Video executive producer
The Liars' Club1993executive producer
The Skateboard Kid1993executive producer
Dragon Fire1993executive producer
Fire on the Amazon1993executive producer
Little Miss Millions1993executive producer
Live by the Fist1993producer
Carnosaur1993executive producer
Eight Hundred Leagues Down the Amazon1993executive producer
Dracula Rising1993producer
Kill Zone1993producer
Stepmonster1993Video executive producer
To Sleep with a Vampire1993executive producer
Beyond the Call of Duty1992executive producer
Final Embrace1992producer
Ultraviolet1992executive producer
Bloodfist IV: Die Trying1992Video executive producer
Crisis in the Kremlin1992executive producer
Body Chemistry II: The Voice of a Stranger1992executive producer
Raiders of the Sun1992producer
Quake1992Video executive producer
Blackbelt1992executive producer
Body Waves1992executive producer
Munchie1992executive producer
Dance with Death1992executive producer
The Berlin Conspiracy1992executive producer
In the Heat of Passion1992executive producer
Bloodfist III: Forced to Fight1992producer
Battle Gear1991producer
Immortal Sins1991producer
Killer Instinct1991producer
Future Kick1991executive producer
Curse of the Crystal Eye1991executive producer
To Die Standing1991producer
Deathstalker IV: Match of Titans1991executive producer
Kiss Me a Killer1991executive producer - uncredited
The Unborn1991producer
Dead Space1991executive producer
The Terror Within II1991executive producer
Schweitzer1990executive producer - uncredited
Roger Corman's Frankenstein Unbound1990producer
Bloodfist II1990producer
Play Murder for Me1990executive producer
Full Fathom Five1990producer
Slumber Party Massacre III1990producer - uncredited
Hollywood Boulevard II1990executive producer
Watchers II1990producer
Primary Target1990executive producer
Barbarian Queen II: The Empress Strikes Back1990Video producer - uncredited
Ultra Warrior1990executive producer
Dune Warriors1990producer
The Haunting of Morella1990producer
Silk 21989executive producer
Last Stand at Lang Mei1989producer
Masque of the Red Death1989producer
Back to Back1989producer
Ministry of Vengeance1989executive producer - uncredited
Transylvania Twist1989executive producer
Heroes Stand Alone1989executive producer
Blackbelt II1989executive producer
Lords of the Deep1989producer
Time Trackers1989producer
Dance of the Damned1989executive producer
Crime Zone1989executive producer
Wizards of the Lost Kingdom II1989executive producer
The Terror Within1989producer
Stripped to Kill 2: Live Girls1989executive producer
Andy Colby's Incredible Adventure1988executive producer
The New Gladiators1988executive producer
Two to Tango1988producer
Watchers1988executive producer
Emmanuelle 61988executive producer: US version
Not of This Earth1988executive producer
Under the Boardwalk1988executive producer - uncredited
Beach Balls1988executive producer - uncredited
Daddy's Boys1988executive producer
Apprentice to Murder1988executive producer: New World Pictures - uncredited
Saigon Commandos1988executive producer - uncredited
The Drifter1988executive producer
Deathstalker and the Warriors from Hell1988executive producer - uncredited
The Lawless Land1988executive producer
Big Bad Mama II1987producer
Deathstalker II1987executive producer - uncredited
Summer Camp Nightmare1987executive producer
Stripped to Kill1987executive producer
Slumber Party Massacre II1987executive producer
Sweet Revenge1987/Iexecutive producer
Hour of the Assassin1987executive producer
Eye of the Eagle1987executive producer - uncredited
The Devastator1986executive producer - uncredited
Amazons1986associate producer
Sorority House Massacre1986executive producer - uncredited
Piranha JPN: Teeth of the Piranha2018executive producer pre-production
Vendetta1986executive producer - uncredited
CobraGator2017executive producer completed
Shadow Play1986executive producer - uncredited
Death Race 20502017producer
Mountaintop Motel Massacre1986co-executive producer - uncredited
Sharktopus vs. Whalewolf2015TV Movie producer
House1985executive producer - uncredited
Fist of the Dragon2014producer
Naked Vengeance1985executive producer - uncredited
Operation Rogue2014executive producer
School Spirit1985executive producer
Sharktopus vs. Pteracuda2014TV Movie producer
Wizards of the Lost Kingdom1985executive producer - uncredited
Water Wars2014executive producer
Cocaine Wars1985producer
Palace of the Damned2013TV Movie producer
Barbarian Queen1985executive producer - uncredited
Death Race: Inferno2013Video executive producer
The Warrior and the Sorceress1984executive producer - uncredited
Virtually Heroes2013executive producer
Oddballs1984executive producer
Stealing Las Vegas2012executive producer
White Star1983producer: new footage
Piranhaconda2012TV Movie executive producer
Deathstalker1983executive producer - uncredited
Attack of the 50 Foot Cheerleader2012producer
Suburbia1983producer - uncredited
Camel Spiders2011TV Movie executive producer
Space Raiders1983producer
When Life Gives You Lemons2010/IShort executive producer
Love Letters1983/IIproducer
Death Race 22010Video executive producer
The Slumber Party Massacre1982executive producer - uncredited
Sharktopus2010TV Movie producer
Android1982executive producer - uncredited
Dinocroc vs. Supergator2010TV Movie executive producer
Forbidden World1982producer
Dinoshark2010TV Movie producer
Sorceress1982executive producer - uncredited
Splatter2009TV Series producer
Galaxy of Terror1981producer
Cyclops2008TV Movie producer
Smokey Bites the Dust1981producer
Death Race2008executive producer
The Georgia Peaches1980TV Movie executive producer
Searchers 2.02007executive producer
Battle Beyond the Stars1980executive producer
Supergator2007Video executive producer
Humanoids from the Deep1980executive producer - uncredited
Cry of the Winged Serpent2007TV Movie executive producer
Ginga tetsudô Three-Nine1979executive producer - english dubbed version
Scorpius Gigantus2006executive producer
Rock 'n' Roll High School1979executive producer
The Hunt for Eagle One: Crash Point2006Video producer
The Lady in Red1979executive producer - uncredited
The Hunt for Eagle One2006Video producer
Up from the Depths1979executive producer - uncredited
Saurian2006TV Movie producer
Fast Charlie... the Moonbeam Rider1979producer
Bloodfist 20502005TV Movie executive producer / producer
Saint Jack1979producer
Asphalt Wars2005TV Movie executive producer
Screamers1979executive producer - US dubbed version, uncredited
Rage and Discipline2004executive producer
Outside Chance1978TV Movie executive producer
Dinocroc2004executive producer
The Bees1978executive producer - uncredited
Barbarian2003Video executive producer
Operation Balikatan2003executive producer / producer
Piranha1978executive producer
Firefight2003executive producer
The Evil1978executive producer
Slaughter Studios2002Video executive producer
Shakedown2002Video executive producer
Ilsa the Tigress of Siberia1977producer - uncredited
Sting of the Black Scorpion2002Video executive producer
Thunder and Lightning1977producer
Wolfhound2002Video executive producer
I Never Promised You a Rose Garden1977executive producer
Escape from Afghanistan2002Video executive producer
Grand Theft Auto1977executive producer
Hard As Nails2001Video executive producer - uncredited
Assault in Paradise1977co-producer - uncredited
Marlene Dietrich: Her Own Song2001Documentary executive producer
Fighting Mad1976producer
A Girl, Three Guys, and a Gun2001executive producer
Moving Violation1976executive producer
Raptor2001Video producer
Hollywood Boulevard1976executive producer - uncredited
The Arena2001/Iexecutive producer
Eat My Dust1976producer
Avalanche Alley2001TV Movie executive producer
Jackson County Jail1976executive producer
Black Scorpion2001TV Series executive producer - 22 episodes
Cover Girl Models1975executive producer
Nightfall2000Video producer
Death Race 20001975producer
The Doorway2000executive producer
Up Against Amanda2000producer - uncredited
Big Bad Mama1974producer
Aladdin and the Adventure of All Time2000Video producer
Moving Target2000Video producer
Dirty Duck1974producer - uncredited
Dangerous Curves2000producer
TNT Jackson1974executive producer - uncredited
The Suicide Club2000producer
Candy Stripe Nurses1974executive producer - uncredited
Enemy Action1999producer
Caged Heat1974producer - uncredited
The White Pony1999producer
The Arena1974executive producer
Velocity1999TV Movie producer
Tender Loving Care1973producer
The Haunting of Hell House1999producer
I Escaped from Devil's Island1973producer
The Phantom Eye1999TV Series executive producer
Savage!1973producer - uncredited
Stray Bullet1999executive producer
The Cremators1972producer
Desert Thunder1999executive producer
The Unholy Rollers1972executive producer
Prophet1999Video executive producer
The Dirt Gang1972executive producer - uncredited
Cybermaster1999executive producer
The Big Bird Cage1972executive producer
Knocking on Death's Door1999executive producer
The Hot Box1972executive producer
Hard Rock'n1998executive producer
Boxcar Bertha1972producer
Club Vampire1998Video executive producer
The Twilight People1972executive producer - uncredited
Overdrive1998executive producer
The Final Comedown1972producer
Black Thunder1998/IIexecutive producer
Sweet Kill1972executive producer - uncredited
Shepherd1998executive producer
Night of the Cobra Woman1972producer - uncredited
A Very Unlucky Leprechaun1998producer
The Woman Hunt1972executive producer - uncredited
Watchers 41998executive producer
Women in Cages1971producer - uncredited
The Protector1998/IIIexecutive producer
The Velvet Vampire1971executive producer - uncredited
Termination Man1998executive producer
Angels Hard as They Come1971executive producer - uncredited


Roger Corman's Frankenstein Unbound1990
Battle Beyond the Stars1980uncredited
Von Richthofen and Brown1971
Gas! -Or- It Became Necessary to Destroy the World in Order to Save It.1970
Bloody Mama1970
De Sade1969uncredited
Target: Harry1969as Henry Neill
The Wild Racers1968uncredited
The Trip1967/II
A Time for Killing1967uncredited
The St. Valentine's Day Massacre1967
The Wild Angels1966
The Tomb of Ligeia1964
The Secret Invasion1964
The Masque of the Red Death1964
The Haunted Palace1963
X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes1963
The Terror1963
The Raven1963
The Young Racers1963
Tower of London1962
Tales of Terror1962
The Intruder1962
Premature Burial1962
Pit and the Pendulum1961
Creature from the Haunted Sea1961
Last Woman on Earth1960
The Little Shop of Horrors1960
House of Usher1960
Ski Troop Attack1960
The Wasp Woman1959
A Bucket of Blood1959
I Mobster1959
She Gods of Shark Reef1958
Teenage Cave Man1958
War of the Satellites1958
Machine-Gun Kelly1958
Carnival Rock1957
The Saga of the Viking Women and Their Voyage to the Waters of the Great Sea Serpent1957
Sorority Girl1957
Teenage Doll1957
Rock All Night1957
The Undead1957
Attack of the Crab Monsters1957
Not of This Earth1957
Naked Paradise1957
It Conquered the World1956
The Oklahoma Woman1956
Swamp Women1956
Day the World Ended1955
Apache Woman1955
The Beast with a Million Eyes1955some scenes, uncredited
Five Guns West1955


Extraordinary Tales2013Prince Prospero (segment "The Masque of the Red Death") (voice)
Attack of the 50 Foot Cheerleader2012Dean Hinkle
Sharktopus2010TV MovieBeach Bum (uncredited)
Dinoshark2010TV MovieDr. Frank Reeves
Rachel Getting Married2008Wedding Guest
Searchers 2.02007Producer
The Manchurian Candidate2004Mr. Secretary
Looney Tunes: Back in Action2003Hollywood Director
Scream 32000Studio Executive
The Phantom Eye1999TV SeriesDr. Gorman
The Practice1999TV SeriesJohn Matlin
The Second Civil War1997TV MovieSandy Collins
Beverly Hills, 902101996TV SeriesRoger Corman
Apollo 131995/ICongressman
Rebel Highway1994TV SeriesMr. Randolph
Philadelphia1993Mr. Laird
Body Bags1993TV MovieDr. Bregman (segment "Eye")
The Silence of the Lambs1991FBI Director Hayden Burke
Lords of the Deep1989Corporate executive (uncredited)
Swing Shift1984Mr. MacBride
The State of Things1982The Lawyer
The Howling1981Man in Phone Booth (uncredited)
The Godfather: A Novel for Television1977TV Mini-SeriesSenator #2 (uncredited)
Cannonball!1976District Attorney
The Godfather: Part II1974Senator #2
Blood Bath1966Antonio Sordi (in flashback) (uncredited)
Atlas1961Greek soldier (uncredited)
Battle of Blood Island1960Soldier on Hilltop (uncredited)
Ski Troop Attack1960German Soldier Entering Cabin (uncredited)
The Wasp Woman1959Doctor in the Hospital (uncredited)
Hot Car Girl1958Cop Who Finds Note (uncredited)
The Cry Baby Killer1958Joe - TV Truck Man (uncredited)
War of the Satellites1958Ground Control (uncredited)
Naked Paradise1957Office Worker
Day the World Ended1955Nelson, Louise's Fiancee in Framed Photograph (uncredited)
The Fast and the Furious1955Roadblock State Trooper (uncredited)
Monster from the Ocean Floor1954Tommy (uncredited)


Black Scorpion2001TV Series creator - 22 episodes
Roger Corman's Frankenstein Unbound1990screenplay
Little Shop of Horrors1986based on the film by
Dr. Heckyl and Mr. Hype1980uncredited
The Terror1963uncredited
The Little Shop of Horrors1960co-writer - uncredited
The Fast and the Furious1955story
Highway Dragnet1954story
The Gunfighter1950uncredited


Shoestring Space Opera2011Video documentary short archive material
Elvira: Mistress of the Dark1988director: archive footage - uncredited
Eat My Dust1976presenter
Madhouse1974director: archive footage
Five Guns West1955presenter
The Gunfighter1950story editor - uncredited

Sound Department

Creature from the Haunted Sea1961boom operator - uncredited


The Fast and the Furious1955stunt driver - uncredited


Carne de tu carne1983dedicatee
The Howling1981special thanks
Reyes2017special thanks pre-production
Il cinema secondo Corman2016Documentary very special thanks post-production
Just Call Me Jackspecial thanks post-production
The Darkthe producers wish to thank post-production
COMIX: Beyond the Comic Book Pages2016Documentary special thanks
I Was a Teenage Caveman2016Video documentary short special thanks
It Was a Colossal Teenage Movie Machine: The American International Pictures Story2015Video documentary special thanks
Drakul2015TV Movie grateful acknowledgment
Samurai Cop 2: Deadly Vengeance2015special thanks
Beatnik Blues: Investigating... Daddy-'O'2015Video documentary short special thanks
The Lashman2014special thanks
House on Nightmare Lane2014Short thanks
Attack of the Gorilla!2013special thanks
Müll - der einzig wahre Trashfilm2013special thanks
Bad Romance2013/IIthanks: Ian del Carmen
Dying 2 Meet U2012inspirational thanks
Tráiganme la Cabeza de la Mujer Metralleta2012acknowledgment
Anatomy of a Nurse Film2012Video documentary short special thanks
Paging Dr. Corman2012Video documentary short special thanks
Shoestring Space Opera2011Video documentary short special thanks
The Key to Annabel Lee2011Short special thanks
Effective2010Short thanks
The Man Who Saw Frankenstein Cry2010Documentary thanks
Vixen Highway 2006: It Came from Uranus!2010special thanks
Witchville2010TV Movie special thanks
Smokin' Aces 2: Assassins' Ball2010Video the producers wish to acknowledge the assistance of
Dream House2009Video short special thanks
American Pie Presents: The Book of Love2009Video special thanks
Frankenpimp2009special thanks
Dead Star2009Video special thanks
Vampire City2009special thanks
Embrión2008special thanks
Rachel Getting Married2008thank you
Attack of the Giant Leeches2008dedicatee
Can't Stop the Rock2007Video special thanks
Death Proof2007special thanks
Pumpkinhead: Blood Feud2007TV Movie additional thanks
Pumpkinhead: Ashes to Ashes2006TV Movie additional thanks
The Lost2006/IIthanks
Ramones Raw2004Documentary thanks
Frog-g-g!2004special thanks
People Like Us: Making 'Philadelphia'2003Video documentary special thanks
Unleashing the Beast: Making 'The Howling'2003Video documentary special thanks
'Targets': An Introduction by Peter Bogdanovich2003Video documentary short special thanks
Reel Radicals: The Sixties Revolution in Film2002TV Movie documentary special thanks
Hidden Values: The Movies of the Fifties2001TV Movie documentary acknowledgment: photos courtesy of
Autopsie d'un film érotique1999TV Movie documentary thanks
The Directors1999TV Series documentary acknowledgment - 1 episode
Falling Fire1997special thanks
Retroactive1997the producers and director wish to thank
Ma jiang1996special thanks
Dumb and Dumber1994special thanks
The Desperate Trail1994Video the filmmakers wish to thank
Dinosaur Island1994special thanks
Love Four1994Video acknowledgment: super duper extra special thanks to
The Man Who Drew Bug-Eyed Monsters1994TV Movie documentary special thanks
Dominion1992Video dedicatee
Reservoir Dogs1992dedicatee
Wizards of the Demon Sword1991special thanks
Dieter & Andreas1989Short grateful acknowledgment
Dangerous Love1988special thanks


Cult Queen Mary Woronov from Warhol to Corman2016Documentary post-production Himself
Il cinema secondo Corman2016Documentary post-productionHimself
O Colírio do CormanShort post-productionHimself
Resurrecting Doug DunningDocumentary post-productionHimself
Tavis Smiley2011-2017TV SeriesHimself
I Was a Teenage Caveman2016Video documentary short
It Was a Colossal Teenage Movie Machine: The American International Pictures Story2015Video documentaryHimself
Kings of Cult2015DocumentaryHimself
Beatnik Blues: Investigating... Daddy-'O'2015Video documentary shortHimself
Doomed: The Untold Story of Roger Corman's the Fantastic Four2015DocumentaryHimself
Conan2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
It Came from Connemara2014DocumentaryHimself
The King of the Fishmen2014Video shortHimself
10 Questions for Roger Corman2014Video shortHimself
Life in the Fast Lane: Roger Corman on Jack Hill and the Genesis of 'Pit Stop'2014Video shortHimself
That Guy Dick Miller2014DocumentaryHimself
Unsung Hollywood2014TV Series documentaryHimself
Le dernier film de Jess Franco2013DocumentaryHimself
Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie2013Documentary
Syfy 20th Anniversary Special2012TV Special documentaryHimself
The BAFTA Britannia Awards2012TV SpecialHimself
Tripping Down Memory Lane with Roger Corman2012TV Series shortHimself
Paging Dr. Corman2012Video documentary shortHimself
CBS News Sunday Morning2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Fabulous Picture Show2011TV SeriesHimself
Produce Your Own Damn Movie!2011Video documentaryHimself
The Pebble Beach Experience2011DocumentaryHimself
From Manila with Love2011Video documentaryHimself
Festival international de Cannes2011TV SeriesHimself
Still Screaming: The Ultimate Scary Movie Retrospective2011DocumentaryHimself
This Week in Horror2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel2011DocumentaryHimself
Midnight Madness: The History of Horror, Sci-Fi & Fantasy Films2010TV Series documentaryHimself
Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood2010TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Días de cine2010TV SeriesHimself
Cinema 32010TV SeriesHimself
A History of Horror with Mark Gatiss2010TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Miradas 22010TV Series documentaryHimself
IMDb's 20th Anniversary Star of the Day2010TV Series documentaryHimself
Post Mortem with Mick Garris2010TV SeriesHimself
The Making of Humanoids from the Deep2010Video documentary shortHimself
The Making of Piranha2010Documentary shortHimself
Machete Maidens Unleashed!2010DocumentaryHimself
With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story2010DocumentaryHimself
Tales from the Lumber Yard: The Making of Galaxy of Terror2010Video documentaryHimself
The Making of 'Forbidden World'2010Video documentary shortHimself
Charles Beaumont: The Short Life of Twilight Zone's Magic Man2010DocumentaryHimself
Kurôzu appu gendai2010TV SeriesHimself
The 82nd Annual Academy Awards2010TV SpecialHimself - Honorary Oscar Recipient
Sodankylä ikuisesti2010TV Series documentaryHimself
Tromatized: Meet Lloyd Kaufman2009DocumentaryHimself
California's Golden Parks2009TV Series documentaryHimself - Interviewee
Nightmares in Red, White and Blue: The Evolution of the American Horror Film2009DocumentaryHimself
Direct Your Own Damn Movie!2009Video documentaryHimself
Hollywood Gangster2008TV Movie documentaryHimself
Fantastic Talks2008DocumentaryHimself
The Fanex Files, Volume 2: Samuel Z. Arkoff2008Video documentaryHimself
Film '721996-2008TV SeriesHimself
Starz Inside: Comic Books Unbound2008TV Movie documentaryHimself - Producer, The Fantastic Four (1994)
Shootout2008TV SeriesHimself
The Secret World of Superfans2008DocumentaryHimself
Spine Tingler! The William Castle Story2007DocumentaryHimself
Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project2007DocumentaryHimself
Val Lewton: The Man in the Shadows2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Influence and Appreciation: A Martin Scorsese Tribute2007Video documentary shortHimself
Trailers from Hell2007TV SeriesHimself
Famous Monster: Forrest J Ackerman2007DocumentaryHimself
The Fearmakers Collection2007Video documentaryHimself
Comedy Central Roast of William Shatner2006TV SpecialHimself - Audience (uncredited)
Comic-Con 2006 Live2006TV MovieHimself
Working with a Master: Joe Dante2006Video documentary short
The Sci-Fi Boys2006DocumentaryHimself
Back to School: A Retrospective - 'Rock 'N' Roll High School' Rock on Edition DVD2005Video documentary shortHimself
Mama Knows Best: A Retrospective - 'Big Bad Mama' Special Edition DVD2005Video documentary shortHimself
Playing the Game: Looking Back at 'Death Race 2000' - Death Race 2000 Special Edition DVD2005Video documentary shortHimself
Bullets Over Hollywood2005TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Perfect Scary Movie2005TV Movie documentaryHimself
E! True Hollywood Story2000-2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Biography1993-2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Dinner for Five2005TV SeriesHimself
The Directors1999-2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Cinemaker2004Video documentaryHimself
The Cast of 'The Manchurian Candidate'2004Video shortHimself
Jonathan Demme and the Making of 'The Manchurian Candidate'2004TV Movie documentaryHimself
Edgar G. Ulmer - The Man Off-screen2004DocumentaryHimself
Mario Bava: Operazione paura2004TV Movie documentaryHimself
InnerVIEWS with Ernie Manouse2004TV SeriesHimself
Kicks and Crashes2004Video documentary shortHimself
Tune in Trip Out2003Video shortHimself
Corman's Comedy of Poe2003Video shortHimself
A Decade Under the Influence2003DocumentaryHimself
Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex, Drugs and Rock 'N' Roll Generation Saved Hollywood2003DocumentaryHimself
The Silver Screen: Ray Milland2002TV MovieHimself
All the Love You Cannes!2002DocumentaryHimself
Screen Tests of the Stars2002DocumentaryHimself - Interviewee
Reel Radicals: The Sixties Revolution in Film2002TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Inside the Labyrinth: The Making of 'The Silence of the Lambs'2001Video documentaryHimself
Schlock! The Secret History of American Movies2001DocumentaryHimself
Burnt Offering: The Cult of the Wicker Man2001TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Wicker Man Enigma2001Video documentary shortHimself
Hidden Values: The Movies of the Fifties2001TV Movie documentaryHimself - interviewee
It Conquered Hollywood! The Story of American International Pictures2001TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Intruder: Shatner-Corman Interview2001Video documentary shortHimself
E! Mysteries & Scandals2000-2001TV Series documentaryHimself
A Galaxy Far, Far Away2001DocumentaryHimself
The Independent2000Himself
The Dark Side of Hollywood1998DocumentaryHimself
Masters of Fantasy1997-1998TV Series documentaryHimself / Himself - Producer / Director
Some Nudity Required1998DocumentaryHimself
Headliners & Legends with Matt Lauer1998TV Series documentaryHimself
A-Z of Horror1997TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Reel Wild Cinema1997TV SeriesHimself
The Anti Gravity Room1997TV SeriesHimself
Monte Hellman: American Auteur1997DocumentaryHimself
Directors on Directors1997TV Series documentaryHimself - Interviewee
100 Years of Horror: The Aristocrats of Evil1996Video documentaryHimself
100 Years of Horror: The Count and Company1996Video documentaryHimself
100 Years of Horror: The Evil Unseeable1996Video documentaryHimself
100 Years of Horror: The Monster Makers1996Video documentaryHimself
100 Years of Horror: Witchcraft and Demons1996Video documentaryHimself
100 Years of Horror1996TV Series documentaryHimself / Himself - Producer & Director / Himself - Director / ...
The Real Frankenstein: The Untold Story1995TV Movie documentaryHimself
A Century of Cinema1994DocumentaryHimself
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Jack Nicholson1994TV SpecialHimself - Audience Member
A Visit with Vincent1994Video documentaryHimself
It's Alive: The True Story of Frankenstein1994TV Movie documentaryHimself
Movie Magic1994TV Series documentaryHimself
The Man Who Drew Bug-Eyed Monsters1994TV Movie documentaryHimself
Crazy About the Movies: Dennis Hopper1991TV Movie documentaryHimself
Reflections on 'Citizen Kane'1991TV Short documentaryHimself
The Horror Hall of Fame II1991TV MovieHimself - Inductee
The Horror Hall of Fame1990TV Movie documentaryHimself - Presenter
Hollywood Boulevard II1990Himself
American Masters1990TV Series documentaryHimself
Today1990TV SeriesHimself
First Works1989TV Movie documentaryHimself
Lunettes noires pour nuits blanches1989TV SeriesHimself
Talking Pictures1988TV Series documentaryHimself
The Horror of It All1983TV Movie documentaryHimself
The 1980 Sci-Fi Awards1980TV SpecialHimself
Les rendez-vous du dimanche1979TV SeriesHimself
Fantasy Film Festival1979TV SeriesHimself
Roger Corman: Hollywood's Wild Angel1978DocumentaryHimself
The Paul Ryan Show1977TV SeriesHimself
Cinema1965TV Series documentaryHimself
Horror1964TV Movie documentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Chroma2017TV SeriesHimself
Missing Reel2014TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Jane Asher on the 100th Birthday of Vincent Price2011Documentary shortHimself
Sleepless Nights: Revisiting the Slumber Party Massacres2010DocumentaryHimself
Días de cine2009TV SeriesHimself
Cinema mil2005TV SeriesHimself
Joe Bob's Drive-In Theater1995TV SeriesMr. Laird
The Godfather Trilogy: 1901-19801992VideoSenator #2

Won Awards

2014EuroCinema Hawai'i Lifetime Achievement AwardHawaii International Film Festival
2014Legend AwardNew Media Film Festival
2014Bronze AwardWorldFest HoustonAction/Adventure FeaturesFist of the Dragon (2014)
2012Silver Medallion AwardTelluride Film Festival, US

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2010Honorary AwardAcademy Awards, USAFor his rich engendering of films and filmmakers.
2010Festival PrizeLouisville Fright Night Film FestLifetime Achievement Award
2009Fangoria Horror Hall of FameFangoria Chainsaw Awards
2009Auteur AwardSatellite Awards
2007Eyegore AwardEyegore Awards
2006Lifetime Achievement Award in Motion PicturesPGA Awards
2005Lifetime Achievement AwardNew York City Horror Film Festival
2004Independent Spirit AwardEmpire Awards, UK
2004Governors' AwardSociety of Camera Operators
1999Lifetime Achievement AwardBram Stoker Awards
1999Independent Filmmaker AwardMalibu Film Festival
1998Time-Machine Honorary AwardSitges - Catalonian International Film Festival
1997Golden Eddie Filmmaker of the Year AwardAmerican Cinema Editors, USA
1997Lifetime Achievement AwardCasting Society of America, USA
1997Lifetime Achievement AwardFlorida Film Festival
1996Career Achievement AwardLos Angeles Film Critics Association Awards
1996Lifetime Achievement AwardRaindance Film Festival
1991Star on the Walk of FameWalk of FameMotion PictureOn 12 June 1991. At 7013 Hollywood Blvd.
1990Lifetime Achievement AwardStockholm Film Festival
1988Life Career AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA
1984President's AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

Nominated Awards

1992Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest DirectorRoger Corman's Frankenstein Unbound (1990)
1966Golden LionVenice Film FestivalThe Wild Angels (1966)

2nd Place Awards

2016Action on Film AwardAction on Film International Film Festival, USAAction Film of the Year - FeatureFist of the Dragon (2014)

Known for movies

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