Carpenter, John

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Name
Carpenter, John Gender: M
born on 16 January 1948 at 21:50 (= 9:50 PM )
Place Carthage NY, USA, 43n59, 75w37
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 25°54' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 29°03 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 24°07'



John Carpenter
photo: Thomas Peter Schulz at http://flickr.com/photos/t_p_s/, license gfdl

Biography

American director of "Dark Star" 1974, "Halloween" 1978 and "Starman" 1984. His movie, "Halloween," was produced on a budget of $300,000 and effectively grossed $60 million, making this movie the most profitable independent production of its day. Carpenter co-wrote the screenplay and composed the music score of this and the succeeding five sequels to "Halloween."

Carpenter married actress Adrienne Barbeau in 1979. He co-wrote the book "Report from the Besieged City and Other Poems."

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Steinbrecher quotes B.C.

Categories

  • Lifestyle : Financial : Gain - Financial success in field (Huge profit on films)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director
  • Vocation : Writers : Poet
  • Notable : Famous : Notable extremes (His Halloween most profitable film of its day)