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J.R. Bookwalter

J.R. Bookwalter is an American filmmaker known for movies like Murder Weapon (1989) and Robot Ninja (1989) with Michael Todd, Burt Ward, James L. Edwards, Bogdan Pecic, Maria Markovic and Linnea Quigley.   Filmography Day of the Dead (1985) The Dead Next Door (1989) Murder Weapon (1989) Robot Ninja (1989) The Basement (1989) Skinned Alive (1990) Steel and Lace… read more »

David Lynch

David Lynch is an iconoclastic American writer, director and actor. Acclaimed the world over for his entrancing off-center films like Blue Velvet (1986) and Twin Peaks (1990–1991), among others like Mulholland Drive and Dune. Growing up in a self-described idyllic childhood, he lived in near-poverty after an early marriage, and said that his experience in… read more »

Jeffrey Byron

Jeffrey Byron is an American actor known for his roles in such films as The Dungeonmaster (1984) with Leslie Wing and Metalstorm: The Destruction of Jared-Syn (1983). Filmography Donovan’s Reef (1963) Hot Rods to Hell (1967) At Long Last Love (1975) Nickelodeon (1976) International Velvet (1978) The Seniors (1978) Legend of the Northwest (1978) The… read more »

Carmine Capobianco

Carmine Capobianco is an American actor best known for his roles in the b-movie films Psychos in Love (1987) and Galactic Gigolo (1987) with Debi Thibeault. Filmography The Only Take (1983) Disconnected (1984) And Then? (1985) Psychos in Love (1987) Galactic Gigolo (1987) Making ‘Psychos in Love’ (1987 Video) Cemetery High (1988) Thrill Kill Jack in… read more »

Mario Pedone

Mario Pedone is an Italian actor recognized for his numerous movie roles. Including films like the Italian sword-and-sorcery Attila flagello di Dio (1982) where he costarred with Anna Kanakis and Iris Peynado; the Italian post-apocalyptic film Endgame – Bronx lotta finale (1983) with Laura Gemser and George Eastman; as well as Blue Island (1982) and Daughter… read more »

Norris Culf

Norris Culf is an American actor known for roles in such Tim Kincaid movies as Robot Holocaust (1986), Breeders (1986) and Necropolis (1986).     Filmography Robot Holocaust (1986) as Neo Breeders (1986) as Walter Necropolis (1986)   Gallery StuStu has a bachelor’s in English and two master’s degrees in Psychology and Education. If the… read more »

Carel Struycken

Stumbling through the dial one night in 1995 I discovered Twin Peaks. In a world of the tragically forgettable I was forever changed. The veil had been lifted. I knew I was in the presence of something singular. And I knew I would never be the same. Like hearing Dylan for the first time. Twin… read more »

Franco Nero

Franco Nero is an Italian actor best known for his performances in The Visitor (1979), Enter the Ninja (1981) and The Salamander (1981), where he costarred alongside with Sybil Danning and Anthony Quinn. . Filmography The Battle of Neretva (1969) Detective Belli (1969) Tristana (1970) Companeros (1970) Dropout (1970) The Virgin and the Gypsy (1970)… read more »

Michael Dudikoff

Michael Dudikoff is an American actor known for his performances in such films as TRON (1982), American Ninja (1985) and Air America (1990).       Filmography The Black Marble (1980) Bloody Birthday (1981) TRON (1982) Making Love (1982) I Ought to Be in Pictures (1982) Uncommon Valor (1983) Bachelor Party (1984) American Ninja (1985)… read more »

Steve James

Steve James is an American actor famous for his roles in films such as The Warriors (1979), Weird Science (1985) and American Ninja (1985).       Filmography The Land That Time Forgot (1974) The Education of Sonny Carson (1974) The Wiz (1978) Oliver’s Story (1978) Enter the Game of Death (1978) The Warriors (1979)… read more »

Chuck Wagner

Chuck Wagner is an actor born on born June 20th, 1958 in Nashville, Tennessee. He is a beloved actor of both TV and film famous for roles in such films as America 3000 (1986) and The Sisterhood (1988). Beginning in theater, working his way into Broadway productions, and then transitioning into film, he began taking… read more »

Joe Spinell

Joe Spinell is an actor well-known for his roles in such films as The Godfather (1972), Taxi Driver (1976), Starcrash (1978) and Maniac (1980). Born as Joseph Spagnuolo on October 28th, 1936 in New York City, he appeared in various stage productions and transitioned into film. He became known for his roles in cult horror films…. read more »

Massimo Vanni

Massimo Vanni is an Italian born actor famous for such films as The Inglorious Bastards (1978), Warriors of the Wasteland (1983) and Zombie 3 (1988).     Filmography Hector the Mighty (1972) High Crime (1973) Lovers and Other Relatives (1974) as Mr. Muscle Street Law (1974) 4 Crazy Draftees at the Army (1974) Seven Beauties… read more »

Ross Hagen

Ross Hagen is an American actor famous for his roles in such films as Star Slammer (1986), Alienator (1990) and Dinosaur Island (1994). Born as Leland Lando Lilly on May 21st, 1938 in Arizona, he grew up in Oregon and then eventually moved to Los Angeles where he began acting. He became an accomplished actor and voice actor,… read more »

James L. Edwards

James L. Edwards is an American actor. He was born on November 26th, 1972 in Akron, Ohio. He is best known for such films as The Dead Next Door (1984), Interzone (1989) and Robot Ninja (1989) (directed by J.R. Bookwalter). Edwards began his acting career at an earlier age, appearing as a zombie extra in… read more »

Peter Spellos

Peter Spellos (also credited as Gordon Baer) is an American actor born in 1954. He is an actor known for films like Hard to Die (1990), Sorority House Massacre II (1990) and Dinosaur Island (1994). Although he started in visual roles, he has mostly transitioned into voice acting. He has starred in a string of… read more »

Sid Haig

Sid Haig is an actor known for his riveting performances in such films as House of 1000 Corpses (2003) and The Devil’s Rejects (2005). Filmography The Firebrand (1962) Beach Ball (1965) Blood Bath (1966) Point Blank (1967) 7.4 It’s a Bikini World (1967) Pit Stop (1969) The Woman Hunt (1972) Coffy (1973) Black Mama White… read more »

Michael Todd

Michael Todd is an American actor known for films like The Dead Next Door (1989) and the extremely low-budget b-movie Robot Ninja (1989) costarring with Burt Ward, James L. Edwards, Bogdan Pecic, Maria Markovic and Linnea Quigley.     Filmography The Dead Next Door (1989) as Jason Robot Ninja (1989) as Leonard Miller Meridian (1990) Puppet Master II (1990)… read more »

Joel Hile

Joel Hile is an American actor that starred in a string of movies throughout the late 80s, perhaps best known for his roles in such films as Terminal Velocity (1984), Deadly Friend (1986) and the Troma cult classic B-movie Surf Nazis Must Die (1987) with Gail Neely, Joel Hile, Robert Harden, Tom Shell, Barry Brenner,  Michael… read more »

Tom Shell

Tom Shell is an actor known for his roles in such films as The Zero Boys (1986), Dinosaur Island (1994) and the classic Troma b-movie Surf Nazis Must Die (1987) where he costarred with Gail Neely, Joel Hile, Robert Harden, Barry Brenner,  Michael Sonye (aka Dukey Flyswatter) and Dawn Wildsmith. Filmography The Zero Boys (1986)… read more »