King Cohen: The Wild World of Filmmaker Larry Cohen

King Cohen: The Wild World of Filmmaker Larry Cohen

Directed by Steve Mitchell

Buckle up for KING COHEN, the true story of writer, producer, director, creator and all-around maverick, Larry Cohen (Black Caesar, It’s Alive, Q: The Winged Serpent, The Stuff). Told through compelling live interviews, stills and film/TV clips, the people who helped fulfill his vision, and industry icons such as Martin Scorsese, J.J. Abrams, John Landis, Michael Moriarty, Fred Williamson, Joe Dante, Yaphet Kotto and many more, including Larry himself, bring one-of-a-kind insight into the work, process and legacy of a true American film auteur. Few can boast of a career as remarkable or prolific, spanning more than 50 years of entertaining audiences worldwide.

The true story of writer, producer, director, creator and all-around maverick, Larry Cohen.

Cast: J.J. Abrams, Larry Cohen, Rick Baker, Joe Dante, Martin Scorsese

Member Reviews

Probably doesn’t belong on shudder because a lot of his stuff wasn’t horror. But a great documentary looking at a true original. An awesome look at independent film making at its most creative and daring.

nick.lundeen
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13 days ago

RIP to one of the greats. Great documentary.

TrickierHades17
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a month ago

Great documentary, i enjoyed watching the legendary actors from the blaxploitation era and actress Traci Lords👏🏿👏🏿👏🏿👏🏿👏🏿

MayhemRd.
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2 months ago

The goat

satanicgoat666
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3 months ago

Check it out, then go to the archive for Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast and listen to the Larry episode.

ColkAndFries
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3 months ago