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John Howard Carpenter

John Howard Carpenter, American director, screenwriter. Member American Society of Composers, Directors Guild American West, Writers Guild American West.

Background

  • CARPENTER, John was born on January 16, 1948 in Carthage, New York, United States. Son of Howard Ralph Carpenter and Milton Jean (nee Carter) Carpenter.

  • Education

    • Student, University Southern California, 1972.

    Career

    • The Resurrection of Bronco Billy 1970, Dark Star 1974, Assault on Precinct 13 1976, Someone's Watching Me, Halloween, Elvis 1978, The Fog 1979, Escape from New York 1980, The Thing 1982, Christine 1983, Starman 1984, Big Trouble in Little China 1986, Prince of Darkness 1987, They Live 1987. Writer and director.

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    • The Iranians: How they live and work
    • Modern Iran is based on two events: the ancient history of a people, over 3000 years old, who settled on a high plateau between the Caspian Sea and the Persian Gulf, thus forming a strategic land bridge between Europe and India, and the discover and exploitation of oil, with all its inherent wealth.
    • Conservation Fallout: Nuclear Protest At Diablo Canyon
    • One of the most controversial atomic projects of the US nuclear industry during the 1960s and 1970s was the construction of a nuclear power plant at Diablo Canyon, a relatively unsettled and biologically rich part of the central California coast.
    • Conservation Fallout: Nuclear Protest At Diablo Canyon
    • One of the most controversial atomic projects of the US nuclear industry during the 1960s and 1970s was the construction of a nuclear power plant at Diablo Canyon, a relatively unsettled and biologically rich part of the central California coast.
    • Fuera del Caldero del Diablo (Spanish Edition)
    • En este fascinante libro Fuera del Caldero del Diablo: Un Viaje de las Tinieblas a la Luz, John Ramírez, te lleva al mundo secreto de lo oculto como un sumo sacerdote, tercero en rango, de un culto satánico en la cuidad de Nueva York.

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    Member American Society of Composers, Directors Guild American West, Writers Guild American West.

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    Music, helicopter piloting.

    Connections

    • Son of Howard Ralph and Milton Jean (Carter) C. Married Adrienne Barbeau, January 1, 1979 (divorced 1984). Married Sandra Ann King, December 1, 1990.

      1 child, John Cody.
    • father: Howard Ralph Carpenter
    • mother: Milton Jean (Carter) Carpenter
    • spouses: Adrienne Barbeau
    • Sandra Ann King
    • child: John Cody Carpenter
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    Born January 16, 1948
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      University Southern California

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      • Co-writer, editor, composer: (short film) The Resurrection of Bronco Billy, 1970 (Academy award best live action short subject 1970). Writer, producer, director, composer: (films) Dark Star, 1974. Writer, director, composer: (films) Assault on Precinct 13, 1976, Halloween, 1978, The Fog, 1980, Escape from New York, 1981, Prince of Darkness, 1987, They Live, 1988, Escape from Los Angeles, 1996, Ghosts of Mars, 2001. Writer, producer, composer: (films) Halloween II, 1981. Producer, composer: (films) Halloween III: Season of the Witch, 1982. Writer, producer: (films) The Fog, 2005. Director: (films) The Thing, 1982, Starman, 1984, Memoirs of an Invisible Man, 1992, In the Mouth of Madness, 1994, Escape from Los Angeles, 1996, Vampires, 1998, Halloween H2O, 1998. (television movies) Elvis, 1979. Director, composer: (films) Christine, 1983, Big Trouble in Little China, 1986. Executive producer: (films) The Philadelphia Experiment, 1984, (television movies) John Carpenter Presents Body Bags, 1993. Writer: (films) The Eyes of Laura Mars, 1978, Black Moon Rising, 1986, (television movies) Zuma Beach, 1978, Better Late Than Never, 1979, El Diablo, 1990, Blood River, 1991. Writer, director: (television movies) Someone's Watching Me!, 1978. Composer: (films) Halloween V: The Revenge of Michael Myers, 1989.
      • book: Big Trouble in Little China Vol. 1
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      • book: Big Trouble in Little China Vol. 2
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      • book: Big Trouble in Little China Vol. 3
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      • book: Big Trouble in Little China, No. 1
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      • book: Black Moon Rising (Black Moon Rising, Book 3)
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      • book: The Late Start Investor: The Better-Late-Than-Never Guide to Realizing Your Retirement Income
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      • book: As Nasty As They Wanna Be: The Uncensored Story of Luther Campbell of the 2 Live Crew
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      • book: Grey Soldier II: Black Moon Rising
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      • book: Black Moon Rising - 3rd book of the Solstice Series
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      • book: The Late-Start Investor: The Better Late Than Never Prosperity Plan
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      • book: Fuera del Caldero del Diablo (Spanish Edition)
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      • book: River of Blood (Rat Bastards, No. 3)
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      • book: As Nasty As They Wanna Be: The Uncensored Story of Luther Campbell of the 2 Live Crew
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      • book: Ghost Hunting: A Suvivor's Guide by John Fraser (12-Mar-2010) Hardcover
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      • book: Batman: Vampire
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      • book: Big Trouble in Little China Issues #1 - #3 Set - Lot of 3 comics!!!
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      • book: Big Trouble in Little China #1 2nd Print
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      • book: Better Late Than Never
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      • book: River of Blood (Rat Bastards, No. 3)
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      • book: Ghost Hunting: A Suvivor's Guide by John Fraser (12-Mar-2010) Hardcover
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      • book: Ghost Rider Vol. 2, No. 35, Mar. 1993
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      • book: Big Trouble in Little China #1 2nd Print
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      • book: Better Late Than Never Illustrated Diary
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      • book: Conservation Fallout: Nuclear Protest At Diablo Canyon
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      • book: Ghost Rider Vol. 2, No. 35, Mar. 1993
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      • book: Big Trouble in Little China Issues #1 - #6 Set - Lot of 6 Comics!!!
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      • book: Big Trouble in Little China Issues #7 - #12 Set - Lot of 6 Comics!!!
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      • book: Big Trouble in Little China #5 (Big Trouble in Little China: 5)
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      • book: Diablo: The Official Strategy Guide (Prima's Secrets of the Games)
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      • book: Deja en paz al diablo (Spanish Edition)
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      • book: Escape from New York #1 (Escape from New York: 1)
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      • book: River of Blood
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      • book: Better late than never - poems by John Claxton
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      • book: Dagger of Blood (River of Darkness, No. 1)
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      • book: River of Blood: Serial Killers and Their Victims
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      • book: Seizing Our Destiny: 2012's best communities to live, work, grow and prosper in - and how they got that way
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      • book: The Code of Dusty Fog
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      • book: The Iranians: How they live and work
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      • book: Conservation Fallout: Nuclear Protest At Diablo Canyon
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      • Co-writer, editor, composer: (short film) The Resurrection of Bronco Billy, 1970 (Academy award best live action short subject 1970). Writer, producer, director, composer: (films) Dark Star, 1974. Writer, director, composer: (films) Assault on Precinct 13, 1976, Halloween, 1978, The Fog, 1980, Escape from New York, 1981, Prince of Darkness, 1987, They Live, 1988, Escape from Los Angeles, 1996, Ghosts of Mars, 2001.Writer, producer, composer: (films) Halloween II, 1981. Producer, composer: (films) Halloween III: Season of the Witch, 1982. Writer, producer: (films) The Fog, 2005.Director: (films) The Thing, 1982, Starman, 1984, Memoirs of an Invisible Man, 1992, In the Mouth of Madness, 1994, Escape from Los Angeles, 1996, Vampires, 1998, Halloween H2O, 1998. (television movies) Elvis, 1979. Director, composer: (films) Christine, 1983, Big Trouble in Little China, 1986.Executive producer: (films) The Philadelphia Experiment, 1984, (television movies) John Carpenter Presents Body Bags, 1993. Writer: (films) The Eyes of Laura Mars, 1978, Black Moon Rising, 1986, (television movies) Zuma Beach, 1978, Better Late Than Never, 1979, El Diablo, 1990, Blood River, 1991. Writer, director: (television movies) Someone's Watching Me!, 1978.Composer: (films) Halloween V: The Revenge of Michael Myers, 1989.
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      • John Cody Carpenter
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      • Milton Jean (Carter) Carpenter
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      • Adrienne Barbeau
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      • Sandra Ann King
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      • Howard Ralph Carpenter
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