Larry Cohen

15 Jul 1941

Director, Writer, Producer

Lawrence G. "Larry" Cohen (born July 15, 1941) is an American film producer, director, and screenwriter. He is best known as a B-Movie auteur of horror and science fiction films - often containing a police procedural element - during 1970s and 1980s. He has since concentrated mainly on screenwriting including the Joel Schumacher thriller Phone Booth (2002), Cellular (2004) and Captivity (2007). In 2006 Cohen returned to the directing chair for the Mick Garris-created Masters of Horror TV series (2006); he directed the episode Pick Me Up.

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Filmography (24 titles)

(movie, 2009)
···Messages Deleted
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Writer
(movie, 2008)
···Bo chi tung wah
Genre: Thriller
Role: Writer
(movie, 2007)
···Captivity
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Role: Writer
(movie, 2004)
···Cellular
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Role: Writer
(movie, 2002)
6.8Phone Booth
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Role: Writer
(movie, 1996)
···Original Gangstas
Genre: Action, Drama, Crime
Role: Director
(movie, 1995)
···As Good as Dead
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1993)
···Body Snatchers
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Writer
(movie, 1993)
···Guilty as Sin
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Writer
(movie, 1990)
···The Ambulance
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller, Romance
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 1988)
···Maniac Cop
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Role: Producer, Writer
(movie, 1987)
···A Return to Salem's Lot
Genre: Horror
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 1987)
···Deadly Illusion
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Role: Director
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction
Role: Director
(movie, 1985)
···The Stuff
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Science Fiction
Role: Director
(movie, 1984)
···Perfect Strangers
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1984)
···Special Effects
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1982)
···Q
Genre: Drama, Horror, Fantasy
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 1981)
···Full Moon High
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Role: Director, Writer
Genre: Biography, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1974)
···It's Alive
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction
Role: Director
(movie, 1973)
···Hell Up in Harlem
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1972)
···Bone
Genre: Comedy
Role: Director
(movie, 1966)
···Return of the Seven
Genre: Action, Western
Role: Writer