Christophe Gans

Christophe Gans

Highest Rated: 73% Brotherhood of the Wolf (2001)

Lowest Rated: 31% Silent Hill (2006)

Birthday: Mar 11, 1960

Birthplace: Antibes, France

A visually gifted director, Christophe Gans' deep abiding love for genre fare and pop-culture imbued each of his film endeavors with a patina of authenticity and passion. A graduate of France's respected film school, Institut des Hautes Etudes Cinematopraphiques, he made his directorial debut with a gruesome vignette in the horror anthology "Necronomicon: Book of the Dead" (1993). His work on the direct-to-video release led to an ongoing relationship with producer Samuel Hadida, for whom he helmed the martial arts action-adventure "Crying Freeman" (1995). Gans achieved international recognition with his extremely successful 18th-century horror tale, "Brotherhood of the Wolf" (2001). He returned four years later with the video game adaptation "Silent Hill" (2006), a horror story that, while acknowledged for its impressive phantasmagoric imagery, was criticized for its aggravatingly vague and ambiguous narrative. Although by no means a prolific filmmaker, Gans' commitment to his material earned him the respect of genre fans everywhere who eagerly awaited the writer-director's next idiosyncratic offering.

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Credit
100% 76% Fury of the Demon (La Rage du Démon) Unknown (Character) - 2016
41% 53% Beauty and the Beast Director,
Screenwriter
$20.3K 2014
31% 63% Silent Hill Director,
Writer (Story)
$47M 2006
No Score Yet 24% Saint Ange Producer - 2004
73% 78% Brotherhood of the Wolf Director,
Adaptation,
Writer
$0 2001
No Score Yet 72% Crying Freeman Director - 1995
No Score Yet 39% Necronomicon Director - 1994

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