Writer | Producer | Director
He nearly turned down the option to direct the hit Scream (1996) because the first scene with Drew Barrymore reminded him too vividly of the climax sequence of The Last House on the Left (1972), his first film.
[on his 1996 movie Scream] It's almost on a comic book level as far as the danger. And also kind of soap opera-ish.
His horror films often contain important social issues (e.g. The Last House on the Left, The Hills Have Eyes)
Wesley Earl Craven
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Los Angeles, California, USA