George P. Cosmatos

Crew | * 01/04/1941 († 64, 04/19/2005) | Florence, Tuscany, Italy
George Pan Cosmatos (4 January 1941 – 19 April 2005) was a Greco-Italian film director and screenwriter. Following early success in his home country with drama films such as Massacre in Rome with Richard Burton (based on the real-life Ardeatine massacre), Cosmatos retooled his career towards mainstream 'blockbuster' action and adventure films, including The Cassandra Crossing and Escape to Athena, both of which were British-Italian co-productions. After relocating to North America, he directed the horror film Of Unknown Origin. This was followed by some of his best-known work, including the action films Rambo: First Blood Part II and Cobra (both of which star Sylvester Stallone), the science-fiction horror film Leviatha..."> ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Thriller | Action | Adventure

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Movies with George P. Cosmatos as Actor(1)

as Acne Faced Boy1964 Zorba the Greek

Movies with George P. Cosmatos as Crew(18)

Directing/Director1997 Shadow Conspiracy
Directing/Director1993 Tombstone
Directing/Director1989 Leviathan
Directing/Director1986 Cobra
Directing/Director1985 Rambo: First Blood Part II
Directing/Director1983 Of Unknown Origin
Directing/Director1979 Escape to Athena
Writing/Story1979 Escape to Athena
Directing/Director1976 The Cassandra Crossing
Writing/Story1976 The Cassandra Crossing
Writing/Screenplay1976 The Cassandra Crossing
Directing/Director1973 Massacre in Rome
Writing/Writer1973 Massacre in Rome
Directing/Director1971 Sin
Writing/Screenplay1971 Sin
Writing/Theatre Play1971 Sin
Production/Producer1971 Sin
Directing/Assistant Director1967 The Day the Fish Came Out

Additional Information

Citizenship: Italy, Greece
Born: Saturday, 01/04 1941 (January) in Florence
Died: Tuesday, 04/19 2005 (April) in Victoria (aged: 64)
Zodiac sign: Capricorn (Chinese zodiac sign: Snake)
Languages: Greek (EL)
Educated at: London Film School
Children: Panos Cosmatos
Other names for George P. Cosmatos (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"George Pan Cosmatos"
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:9808, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 05/14/2019