Yoram Globus

Yoram Globus

Highest Rated: 100% Love Streams (1984)

Lowest Rated: 0% American Ninja (1985)

Birthday: Oct 21, 1941

Birthplace: Tiberias, Palestine

Yoram Globus and his cousin Menahem Golan were two of the most prolific producers in the post-World War II film industry, when their Cannon Group churned out hundreds of profitable low-cost films. This pair of Israelis established themselves as Israel's most successful movie producers before moving to the United States and buying the Cannon Group in 1979. The "Go-Go Boys" quickly revived Cannon's fortunes, and became the largest independent studio in America. Their insistence on low budgets, quick shooting schedules, and signing name stars for a percentage of the gross rather than their usual salary kept costs down; on the distribution end, Cannon would sell the television, cable, and overseas rights to their films in advance, ensuring revenue streams even when their films flopped at the box office. Among the studio's successes were the Charles Bronson "Death Wish" movies, break-dancing craze films "Breakin'" and "Breakin' Two: Electric Boogaloo," and Chuck Norris's "Delta Force." Cannon also attracted prestigious directors in financial straits, and thus ended up producing films by Robert Altman, Jean-Luc Godard, and Roman Polanski, among others. However, by 1989, Cannon was in dire straits itself after making a number of costly acquisitions and deviating from its low-cost formula; Globus and Golan dissolved their partnership, with Globus forming Melrose Productions to continue the Cannon tradition of low-cost, high-profit feature films.

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Deported Executive Producer - 2020
No Score Yet 57% The Go-Go Boys: The Inside Story of Cannon Films Unknown (Character) - 2014
No Score Yet 100% Hollywood Banker Unknown (Character) - 2014
No Score Yet No Score Yet Wild Dogs Producer - 2007
No Score Yet 20% Delta Force One: The Lost Patrol Producer - 1999
No Score Yet 29% Chain of Command Executive Producer - 1993
11% 40% Delta Force 2 Producer $5.9M 1990
No Score Yet 41% Journey to the Center of the Earth Producer - 1989
19% 30% Cyborg Producer $9.3M 1989
No Score Yet 79% Salsa Producer $7.7M 1988
No Score Yet 59% Puss in Boots Producer - 1988
No Score Yet 40% Braddock: Missing in Action III Producer $5.3M 1988
56% 81% Powaqqatsi Executive Producer $75.8K 1988
93% 74% A Cry in the Dark Executive Producer $5.7M 1988
No Score Yet 67% Manifesto Producer $9.8K 1988
0% 4% Alien From L.A. Producer - 1988
40% 74% Bloodsport Producer $10.8M 1988
No Score Yet 48% The Hanoi Hilton Producer $39K 1987
No Score Yet 73% Beauty and the Beast Producer - 1987
40% 20% Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold Producer $2M 1987
64% 79% Shy People Producer $7.4K 1987
11% 16% Superman IV: The Quest for Peace Producer $14.9M 1987
No Score Yet 33% Dancers Producer $138.8K 1987
No Score Yet 52% Red Riding Hood Producer - 1987
17% 40% Masters of the Universe Producer $16.3M 1987
No Score Yet 70% Snow White Producer $87M 1987
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hansel and Gretel Producer - 1987
30% 49% Over the Top Producer $14M 1987
38% 46% Tough Guys Don't Dance Producer $421.4K 1987
64% 44% Street Smart Producer $711K 1987
No Score Yet 42% The Emperor's New Clothes Producer - 1987
No Score Yet 30% Going Bananas Producer - 1987
No Score Yet No Score Yet Camorra Producer - 1986
33% 33% Invaders From Mars Producer $4.8M 1986
No Score Yet 29% P.O.W. The Escape Producer - 1986
14% 42% Cobra Producer $47.5M 1986
18% 49% The Delta Force Producer $15.9M 1986
8% 32% Firewalker Producer $10.5M 1986
47% 45% 52 Pick-Up Producer $4.3M 1986
47% 44% The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Part 2 Producer $6.2M 1986
No Score Yet 88% Detective School Dropouts Producer - 1986
No Score Yet 77% The Frog Prince Producer - 1986
No Score Yet 34% Rappin' Producer - 1985
0% 46% American Ninja Producer $9.7M 1985
No Score Yet 32% 9 Deaths of the Ninja Executive Producer - 1985
No Score Yet 54% The Assisi Underground Producer - 1985
75% 46% Fool for Love Producer - 1985
58% 45% Lifeforce Producer - 1985
No Score Yet 65% The Berlin Affair Producer - 1985
8% 31% King Solomon's Mines Producer $13.4M 1985
85% 76% Runaway Train Producer $7.2M 1985
No Score Yet No Score Yet Deja Vu Producer - 1985
18% 51% Invasion U.S.A. Producer $17.2M 1985
No Score Yet 12% Mata Hari Executive Producer - 1985
No Score Yet 47% Missing in Action 2: The Beginning Producer - 1985
11% 54% Death Wish 3 Producer $15.9M 1985
100% 89% Love Streams Producer - 1984
No Score Yet 30% Sword of the Valiant Producer - 1984
19% 42% Missing in Action Producer - 1984
44% 54% Ninja III -- The Domination Producer - 1984
No Score Yet 40% Over the Brooklyn Bridge Producer - 1984
33% 72% Breakin' Executive Producer - 1984
No Score Yet 43% The Ambassador Producer - 1984
No Score Yet 33% The Ultimate Solution of Grace Quigley Producer - 1984
29% 65% Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo Producer - 1984
No Score Yet 42% House of the Long Shadows Producer - 1983
No Score Yet 56% Sahara Producer - 1983
No Score Yet 57% Revenge of the Ninja Producer - 1983
No Score Yet 55% Lemon Popsicle Producer - 1983
25% 26% Hercules Producer - 1983
No Score Yet 36% The Wicked Lady Producer - 1983
No Score Yet 31% Treasure of the Four Crowns Producer - 1982
71% 50% That Championship Season Producer - 1982
33% 44% Death Wish II Producer - 1982
No Score Yet 19% X-Ray Producer - 1982
75% 65% The Last American Virgin Producer - 1982
No Score Yet 36% Enter the Ninja Producer - 1981
No Score Yet 50% Body and Soul Producer - 1981
14% 14% New Year's Evil Producer - 1980
No Score Yet No Score Yet Seed of Innocence Producer - 1980
No Score Yet 20% Dr. Heckyl and Mr. Hype Producer - 1980
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Uranium Conspiracy Executive Producer - 1978
No Score Yet 75% Operation Thunderbolt Producer - 1978
No Score Yet 14% Kid Vengeance Producer - 1977
No Score Yet No Score Yet God's Gun Producer - 1976
No Score Yet 0% The Four Deuces Producer - 1975
No Score Yet No Score Yet I Love You, Rosa Executive Producer - 1972
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Highway Queen Producer - 1971

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