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|Occupation:||Director, producer, writer, composer|
|Works:||MANY. Halloween, Escape From New York, The Thing, The Fog, Christine...|
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John Carpenter is an American movie director/producer/writer/composer best known for his films Halloween, Escape From New York and The Fog.
Halloween was made for no budget and became the biggest independent film ever at the time. Many of his works qualify as Cult Classics.
There are stories based on his works, though he himself is not a character.