Savage Steve Holland

Director, Writer

Savage Steve Holland (born 1960) is an animator and director who wrote and directed the cult films Better Off Dead...985) and One Crazy Summer (1986), starring John Cusack. He also directed the film How I Got Into College (1989), and animated the "Whammy" on the game show Press Your Luck. He later went on to create and produce Eek! the Cat for Fox Kids. Now, he manages his own studio, Savage Studios Ltd. and directs shows for Disney Channel and Nickelodeon.

He studied animation at the California Institute of the Arts, where one of his student projects Going Nowhere Fast (1980), was exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art show TOMORROWLAND: CalArts in Moving Pictures.

Holland is working on a new film, The Big One 3. The new film tells the story of a father who had a terrible 13th birthday party and goes to great lengths to make his son's birthday special.

He is not to be confused with Steve Holland, a producer and writer with a similar name.

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Filmography (13 titles)

(movie, 2014)
···A Fairly Odd Summer
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Role: Director
(movie, 2012)
···A Fairly Odd Christmas
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Director
(movie, 2012)
···Big Time Movie
Genre: Comedy
Role: Director
Genre: Fantasy, Family
Role: Director
Genre: Fantasy, Family
Role: Director
(movie, 2009)
···Legally Blondes
Genre: Comedy
Role: Director
(movie, 2007)
···Shredderman Rules
Genre: Comedy, Family
Role: Director
(movie, 2004)
···Stuck in the Suburbs
Genre: Comedy, Music, Family, TV Movie
Role: Director
(series, 1999)
···Shasta McNasty
Genre: Comedy
Role: Director
(movie, 1989)
···How I Got Into College
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 1986)
···One Crazy Summer
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Family
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 1985)
···Better Off Dead...
Genre: Comedy
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 1985)
···Better Off Dead...
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Director