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He has always claimed that the Western is his favorite genre but he's never made a full-length film within the genre.


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I can remember at USC in the late Sixties when everybody was making socially relevant films. Good God, they'd have given anything if you made a film about Vietnam, about American injustices. That's the kind of thing they wanted. They looked down on ...


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[Apocalypse] Apocalyptic overtones run throughout Carpenter's films, most prominently in his unofficial but aptly titled Apocalypse Trilogy (The Thing (1982), Prince of Darkness (1987), In the Mouth of Madness (1995)) and more subtly in films like ...


Nickname

JC


Star Sign

Capricorn

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Born

John Howard Carpenter

Carthage, New York, USA


Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)

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