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B-Movie Director Roger Corman

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B-Movie Director Roger Corman

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B-Movie Director Roger Corman

B-Movie Director Roger Corman

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Corman is known as the king of the B-movies, having made hundreds of the low-budget productions. He created classics such as The Little Shop of Horrors, The St. Valentine's Day Massacre and The Wild Angels. Many actors got their start acting in his films, including Peter Fonda and Jack Nicholson. He tells the story of his filmmaking career in How I Made a Hundred Movies in Hollywood and Never Lost a Dime. (Rebroadcast from Aug. 2, 1990.)