David A. Prior

Film Director / Screenwriter / Film Producer | * 10/05/1955 († 59, 08/16/2015)
David A. Prior (October 5, 1955 – August 16, 2015) was an American director, screenwriter, producer and co-founder of the Action International Pictures (AIP). Prior started his career with the horror film Sledgehammer (1983), and the action film Killzone (1985), both of them with his brother Ted in lead roles. Shortly after he went into a partnership with veteran producer David Winters, and started directing film many of them with his brother as the star, some of these cult classics includes Deadly Prey, Aerobicide,and Mankillers. Prior continued working with Winters producing until the mid 1990s. Some these efforts include the David Carradine futuristic action vehicle' Future Zone and its sequel, Raw Nerve, starring Glenn Ford, Jan-Michael Vincent, Sandahl Bergman and Traci Lords, ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Action | Thriller | Horror

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Movies with David A. Prior as Actor(2)

as Man in Van2013 Deadliest Prey
as Drug Runner1989 Jungle Assault

Movies with David A. Prior as Crew(80)

Writing/Writer2015 Dancin' It's On
Directing/Director2014 Relentless Justice
Writing/Screenplay2014 Relentless Justice
Production/Executive Producer2014 Relentless Justice
Editing/Editor2014 Relentless Justice
Directing/Director2013 Deadliest Prey
Writing/Writer2013 Deadliest Prey
Directing/Director2012 Night Claws
Writing/Writer2012 Night Claws
Production/Producer2012 Night Claws
Editing/Editor2012 Night Claws
Writing/Writer2011 The One Warrior
Directing/Director2006 Zombie Wars
Writing/Writer2006 Zombie Wars
Production/Producer2006 Zombie Wars
Directing/Director1999 Hostile Environment
Writing/Writer1997 The P.A.C.K.
Directing/Director1995 Mutant Species
Writing/Story1995 Mutant Species
Writing/Story1995 Body Count
Directing/Director1994 Felony
Writing/Writer1994 Felony
Directing/Director1994 Raw Justice
Writing/Writer1994 Raw Justice
Directing/Director1993 Night Trap
Writing/Writer1993 Night Trap
Directing/Director1993 Double Threat
Writing/Writer1993 Double Threat
Production/Executive Producer1992 Armed for Action
Directing/Director1992 Center of the Web
Writing/Writer1992 Center of the Web
Production/Executive Producer1991 Dark Rider
Crew/Thanks1991 Dark Rider
Directing/Director1991 Raw Nerve
Writing/Writer1991 Raw Nerve
Directing/Director1990 That's Action
Writing/Writer1990 That's Action
Directing/Director1990 The Lost Platoon
Writing/Writer1990 The Lost Platoon
Directing/Director1990 The Final Sanction
Writing/Writer1990 The Final Sanction
Writing/Story1990 Deadly Dancer
Directing/Director1990 Lock 'n' Load
Writing/Writer1990 Lock 'n' Load
Directing/Director1990 Invasion Force
Writing/Writer1990 Invasion Force
Directing/Director1990 Future Zone
Writing/Writer1990 Future Zone
Editing/Editor1990 Future Zone
Directing/Director1990 White Fury
Writing/Writer1990 White Fury
Directing/Director1989 Future Force
Writing/Writer1989 Future Force
Directing/Director1989 Jungle Assault
Writing/Writer1989 Jungle Assault
Directing/Director1989 Rapid Fire
Writing/Writer1989 Rapid Fire
Production/Producer1989 Rapid Fire
Production/Casting1989 Rapid Fire
Writing/Writer1989 Born Killer
Production/Executive Producer1989 Born Killer
Directing/Director1988 Operation Warzone
Directing/Director1988 Death Chase
Directing/Director1988 Night Wars
Writing/Story1988 Night Wars
Writing/Writer1988 Night Wars
Directing/Director1987 Hell on the Battleground
Writing/Writer1987 Hell on the Battleground
Directing/Director1987 Killer Workout
Writing/Writer1987 Killer Workout
Editing/Editor1987 Killer Workout
Production/Co-Producer1987 Killer Workout
Directing/Director1987 Deadly Prey
Writing/Screenplay1987 Deadly Prey
Directing/Director1987 Mankillers
Writing/Writer1987 Mankillers
Directing/Director1985 Killzone
Writing/Screenplay1985 Killzone
Directing/Director1983 Sledgehammer
Writing/Writer1983 Sledgehammer

Full Name: David Prior
Born: Wednesday, 10/05 1955 (October) in Newark
Died: Sunday, 08/16 2015 (August) in Mobile (aged: 59)
Zodiac sign: Libra (Chinese zodiac sign: Goat)
Siblings: Ted Prior
David A. Prior frequently works together with these people:
Ted Prior (29x, Actor)
David Winters (25x, Crew)
Fritz Matthews (15x, Crew)
William Zipp (13x, Cast)
Sean Holton (12x, Cast)
Kimberley Casey (11x, Crew)
Bob Ivy (8x, Crew)
Bruce Lewin (8x, Crew)
Tara Kleinpeter (7x, Cast)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:495173, Added: 10/04/2018, Last updated: 01/13/2020