John Landis

Total Box Office:
 $947
Highest Rated:
100% Spine Tingler: The William Castle Story (2007)
Lowest Rated:
0% Il Silenzio dei prosciutti (The Silence of the Hams) (1994)
Birthday:
Aug 3
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
With as much monkeying-around as his movies frequently display, it should come as no surprise to John Landis fans that one of his earliest inspirations as a filmmaker was the original 1933 version of King Kong. The man behind such carefree comedies as Animal House, Landis has also helped to blur the…

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Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Action Pack: Clue Quote-along
  • Screenwriter
-- 2013
Trespassing Bergman
  • Actor
-- 2013
Out Of Print
  • Actor
-- 2013
King Of Clip
  • Director
-- 2012
Attack of the 50ft Cheerleader
  • Actor
-- 2012
33% Burke and Hare
  • Director
$947 2011
88% Machete Maidens Unleashed!
  • Actor
-- 2010
Starz Inside: The Face Is Familiar
  • Actor
-- 2009
86% American Grindhouse
  • Actor
-- 2009
Starz Inside: Ladies or Gentlemen
  • Actor
-- 2009
Beware the Moon: Remembering 'An American Werewolf in London'
  • Actor
-- 2009
Starz Inside: Fantastic Flesh: The Art of Make-Up EFX
  • Actor
-- 2008
Starz Inside: Bloodsucking Cinema
  • Actor
-- 2007
80% Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project
  • Producer
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 2007
100% Spine Tingler: The William Castle Story
  • Actor
-- 2007
Show Dogs
  • Director
-- 2007
The Sci-Fi Boys
  • Participants
-- 2006
Masters of Horror: Family: John Landis
  • Director
-- 2006
Masters of Horror: Deer Woman: John Landis
  • Director
-- 2005
15% Surviving Eden
  • Dr. Levine
-- 2004
80% Slasher
  • Director
-- 2004
67% Edgar G. Ulmer - The Man Off-screen
  • Actor
-- 2004
Chicago Filmmakers on the Chicago River
  • Actor
-- 2004
Where Are They Now?: A Delta Alumni Update
  • Actor
-- 2003
Boogeymen II: Masters of Horror
  • Actor
-- 2002
67% The American Nightmare - A Celebration of Films from Hollywood's Golden Age of Fright
  • Actor
-- 2000
30% Freeway 2: Confessions of a Trickbaby (Freeway II: Confessions of a Trickbaby)
  • Judge
-- 1999
Monster by Moonlight! The Immortal Saga of 'The Wolf Man'
  • Actor
-- 1999
26% Diamonds
  • Actor
-- 1999
Susan's Plan (Dying to Get Rich)
  • Director
-- 1998
45% Blues Brothers 2000
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1998
Laws of Deception
  • The Judge
-- 1998
The Yearbook: An 'Animal House' Reunion
  • Actor
-- 1998
Quicksilver Highway
  • Actor
-- 1997
21% The Stupids
  • Director
-- 1996
Who Is Henry Jaglom?
  • Actor
-- 1995
0% Il Silenzio dei prosciutti (The Silence of the Hams)
  • FBI Agent
-- 1994
10% Beverly Hills Cop III
  • Director
-- 1994
41% Innocent Blood
  • Director
-- 1992
Venice/Venice
  • Himself
-- 1992
15% Sleepwalkers
  • Lab Technician
-- 1992
Body Chemistry II: Voice of a Stranger
  • Dr. Edwards
-- 1991
13% Oscar
  • Director
-- 1991
82% Darkman
  • Physician
-- 1990
Psycho IV: The Beginning
  • Actor
-- 1990
Spontaneous Combustion
  • Radio Technician
-- 1989
68% Coming to America
  • Director
-- 1988
64% Amazon Women on the Moon
  • Director
-- 1987
56% Three Amigos!
  • Director
-- 1986
Stephen King's World of Horror
  • Actor
-- 1986
38% Into the Night
  • Savak Agent
  • Director
-- 1985
35% Spies Like Us
  • Director
-- 1985
65% Twilight Zone: The Movie
  • Director
-- 1983
Thriller
  • Director
-- 1983
88% Trading Places
  • Director
-- 1983
Coming Soon
  • Director
-- 1983
91% An American Werewolf in London
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
-- 1981
87% The Blues Brothers
  • Screenwriter
  • Trooper La Fong
  • Director
-- 1980
32% 1941
  • Mizerany
-- 1979
91% National Lampoon's Animal House
  • Actor
  • Director
-- 1978
80% The Kentucky Fried Movie
  • Director
-- 1977
60% Schlock
  • The Schlockthropus
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1973
38% Battle For The Planet Of The Apes
  • Jake's friend
-- 1973


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
Franklin & Bash
2011-2013
  • Director
2012
100% Psych
2006-2014
2007

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