The Directors TV Show
Profiles of prominent directors blend clips from their films and interviews. Among those featured: George Lucas; Norman Jewison; Arthur Hiller; Robert Altman; David Lynch; Ron Howard; Oliver Stone; Anthony Minghella; Tim Burton; Roger Corman; and Milos For (more…)
Season 2, Episode 41 John Carpenter
First Aired: December 2, 1999
A profile of John Carpenter includes clips from the films “Assault on Precinct 13” (1976), “Halloween” (1978) and “Escape from New York” (1981). Also: comments from Jamie Lee Curtis; Kurt Russell; and Carpenter's ex-wife, actress Adrienne Barbeau.