Brian Yuzna

Film Director / Film Producer / Screenwriter / Actor | * 08/30/1949 (71) | Manila (Philippines)
Brian Yuzna (born August 30, 1949) is a Filipino-American producer, director, and writer. He is best known for his work in the science fiction and horror film genres. Yuzna began his career as a producer for several films by director Stuart Gordon, such as Re-Animator (1985) and From Beyond (1986), before making his directorial debut with the satirical body horror film Society (1989). He also served as a co-writer for the comedy Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989). Yuzna was the first American filmmaker to adapt a manga, Bio Booster Armor Guyver, into a live-action feature. He has helmed several adaptations of the work of H. P. Lovecraft, and has assisted many first time directors, including Gordon, Christophe Gans and Luis De La Madrid, in getting their projects made. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Horror | Science Fiction | Documentaries

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Movies with Brian Yuzna as Actor(12)

Movies with Brian Yuzna as Crew(45)

Directing/Director2010 Amphibious 3D
Production/Producer2010 Amphibious 3D
Production/Producer2008 Takut: Faces of Fear
Writing/Writer2008 Takut: Faces of Fear
Production/Producer2007 Dara
Directing/Director2005 Beneath Still Waters
Directing/Director2004 Rottweiler
Production/Producer2004 Rottweiler
Writing/Creative Producer2004 Romasanta: The Werewolf Hunt
Directing/Director2003 Beyond Re-Animator
Production/Producer2003 Beyond Re-Animator
Writing/Screenplay2003 Beyond Re-Animator
Production/Producer2002 Darkness
Production/Producer2001 Dagon
Production/Producer2001 Arachnid
Directing/Director2000 Faust: Love of the Damned
Directing/Director1998 The Dentist 2
Directing/Director1998 Progeny
Production/Producer1997 Conan
Directing/Director1996 The Dentist
Production/Producer1995 Crying Freeman
Directing/Director1993 Necronomicon
Production/Producer1993 Necronomicon
Writing/Story1993 Necronomicon
Production/Executive Producer1993 Ticks
Directing/Director1993 Return of the Living Dead III
Production/Producer1993 Return of the Living Dead III
Writing/Characters1992 Honey, I Blew Up the Kid
Production/Producer1991 The Guyver
Directing/Director1990 Bride of Re-Animator
Production/Producer1990 Bride of Re-Animator
Writing/Writer1990 Bride of Re-Animator
Directing/Director1989 Society
Production/Executive Producer1989 Warlock
Production/Co-Producer1989 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids
Writing/Story1989 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids
Production/Producer1987 Dolls
Production/Producer1986 From Beyond
Writing/Adaptation1986 From Beyond
Production/Producer1985 Re-Animator

TV Shows/Series with Brian Yuzna as Crew(1)

Production/Producer1997 Conan the Adventurer

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Full Name: Brian Yuzna
Born: Tuesday, 08/30 1949 (August) in Manila (Philippines) (current age: 71 years + 288 days)
Zodiac sign: Virgo (Chinese zodiac sign: Ox)
Languages: English (EN)
Brian Yuzna frequently works together with these people:
Stuart Gordon (16x, Crew)
Jeffrey Combs (11x, Actor)
Julio Fernández (11x, Crew)
H. P. Lovecraft (7x, Crew)
Barbara Crampton (6x, Actress)
Dennis Paoli (6x, Crew)
Timo Tjahjanto (6x, Crew)
Kimo Stamboel (6x, Crew)
Mick Garris (5x, Crew)
Roy Thomas (1x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:200714, Added: 07/21/2018, Last updated: 06/08/2021