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David Carson

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Nationality United-kingdom

David Carson is a British television director. He has directed episodes of many TV series, including Star Trek: The Next Generation and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. He also directed the film Star Trek Generations.

Biography

Sa carrière débute en 1981, quand il réalise un épisode du soap opera britannique Coronation Street. Après plusieurs autres séries télévisées, il réalise plusieurs épisodes des séries Sherlock Holmes avec Jeremy Brett dans le rôle-titre.

Dès la fin des années 1980, il réalise plusieurs épisodes de Star Trek : La Nouvelle Génération, puis d'une autre série de l'univers Star Trek : Deep Space Nine. On lui confie alors la direction d'un nouveau long-métrage, Star Trek : Générations (1994), 7e film de la franchise. Ce film marque ses débuts au cinéma.

Il réalise ensuite des épisodes de séries télévisées américaines, comme Drôle de chance, Nash Bridges ou Le Flic de Shanghaï.

En 1998, son deuxième film sort en salles : Lettres à un tueur avec Patrick Swayze.


Vie privée
Il est marié à l'actrice britannique Kim Braden, avec laquelle il a eu un fils (Matthew, né en 1983) et une fille (Mimi, née en 1988).

Best films

Star Trek: Generations (1994)
(Director)

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Filmography of David Carson (9 films)

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Actor

Helvetica
Helvetica (2007)
, 1h20
Origin USA
Genres Documentary
Themes Documentary films about the visual arts
Actors David Carson, Neville Brody
Roles David Carson
Rating71% 3.5999053.5999053.5999053.5999053.599905
Documentaire sur l'histoire et l'utilisation quotidienne de la police d'écriture Helvetica
The Funhouse, 1h36
Directed by Tobe Hooper
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror comedy, Horror, Slasher
Themes Circus films, Comedy horror films
Actors Elizabeth Berridge, Cooper Huckabee, William Finley, Miles Chapin, Sylvia Miles, Kevin Conway
Roles Geek
Rating59% 2.99912.99912.99912.99912.9991
A masked intruder attacks Amy as she showers (resembling the famous shower scene from Psycho). The "attacker" turns out to be her younger brother Joey, a horror movie buff, and his "weapon" is merely a realistic-looking plastic knife. He has played the first of several practical jokes on her.

Director

Nora Roberts' Blue Smoke, 1h28
Directed by David Carson
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Romance
Actors Alicia Witt, Scott Bakula, Matthew Settle, Talia Shire, Eric Keenleyside, John Reardon
Rating58% 2.900032.900032.900032.900032.90003
After watching a fire burn her family's Baltimore pizzeria to the ground, 11‑year-old Reena Hale (Witt) decides she wants to be an arson investigator when she grows up. And with the help of mentor John Minger (Bakula), whom she met during the investigation of her family's restaurant, Reena realizes her dream.
Unstoppable, 1h45
Directed by David Carson
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Comedy, Action
Themes Transport films, Road movies, Chase films
Actors Wesley Snipes, Jacqueline Obradors, Stuart Wilson, Kim Coates, Mark Sheppard, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje
Rating50% 2.502462.502462.502462.502462.50246
A former CIA agent and ex-Special Forces member Dean Cage (Wesley Snipes), is in a rehab program, haunted by a botched mission in Bosnia which resulted in the execution of his best friend Scott (Cristian Solimeno). While in a restaurant waiting for his girlfriend, Detective Amy Knight (Jacqueline Obradors), who happens to be Scott's sister, he is mistakenly believed to be a CIA agent involved with a stolen military experimental truth serum. He is abducted by the real thieves and injected with the drug, which makes him relive the moments from the failed Bosnian mission and not able to discern who are his allies and who are his enemies. Amy has six hours to find the antidote and save Dean's life.
Carrie
Carrie (2002)
, 2h12
Directed by David Carson, David Carson
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Fantastic, Horror
Themes L'adolescence, Films about education, Films about children, Films about religion, L'enfance marginalisée, Films about school violence
Actors Angela Bettis, Patricia Clarkson, Jodelle Ferland, Rena Sofer, Kandyse McClure, Emilie de Ravin
Rating55% 2.7517152.7517152.7517152.7517152.751715
Several people are being interviewed in a police station, including high school senior Sue Snell (Kandyse McClure) and gym teacher Miss Desjardin (Rena Sofer). Detective John Mulchaey is investigating the disappearance of high school senior Carrie White (Angela Bettis).
In His Life: The John Lennon Story, 1h25
Directed by David Carson
Origin USA
Themes Films about music and musicians, Musical films
Actors Blair Brown, Christine Cavanaugh, Gillian Kearney, Lee Williams, Christine Kavanagh, Jamie Glover
Rating60% 3.0019453.0019453.0019453.0019453.001945
Beginning in Liverpool in the 1950s, the film concentrates on the early life of John Lennon (Philip McQuillen) as he struggles to become a successful musician in the embryonic stages of British rock and roll. Lennon goes on to form a number of bands, widening his local audience as he develops, before later joining with Stuart Sutcliffe (Lee Williams), George Harrison (Mark Rice-Oxley), Pete Best (Scot Williams) and Paul McCartney (Daniel McGowan) to form the Beatles. The group attract the attention of music promoter Brian Epstein (Jamie Glover) who engineers their success and fame. However, Sutcliffe and Best are both dropped from the band, to be replaced by Ringo Starr (Kristian Ealey).
The 10th Kingdom, 6h57
Directed by David Carson, Herbert Wise
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Fantasy, Adventure, Romance
Themes Films about animals, Films about children, Films about the labor movement, Wolves in film, Children's films, Mise en scène d'un mammifère
Actors Kimberly Williams-Paisley, Scott Cohen, Ed O'Neill, John Larroquette, Daniel Lapaine, Dianne Wiest
Rating82% 4.1479054.1479054.1479054.1479054.147905
In a hidden realm, fairy tale characters inhabit nine magical kingdoms where an Evil Queen plots to rule them. She is trapped in the Fourth Kingdom Prison under the rule of Prince Wendell; the spoiled, arrogant grandson of Snow White. Weeks before his coronation ceremony, the Queen enlists the help of the brutal Troll King and his three children to release her before the Prince makes his annual visit to the prison.
Letters from a Killer, 1h44
Directed by David Carson
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Thriller, Horror
Themes Prison films, Serial killer films
Actors Patrick Swayze, Kim Myers, Roger E. Mosley, Gia Carides, Mark Rolston, Olivia Birkelund
Rating55% 2.751992.751992.751992.751992.75199
Un homme accusé de meurtre entretient une correspondance romantique depuis sa prison avec quatre femmes qui ignorent l'existence les unes des autres. Quand il sort, il essaie de les retrouver. Mais l'une d'entre elles a décidé de le tuer...
Star Trek: Generations, 1h57
Directed by David Carson, David Carson
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Action, Adventure
Themes Space adventure films, Time travel films, Dans l'espace, Films set in the future, Films about extraterrestrial life, Political films, Space opera, Films about extraterrestrial life, Robot films
Actors LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn, Jonathan Frakes, William Shatner, Gates McFadden, Patrick Stewart
Rating65% 3.2994753.2994753.2994753.2994753.299475
In the year 2293, retired Captain James T. Kirk, Montgomery Scott, and Pavel Chekov attend the maiden voyage of the Federation starship USS Enterprise-B, under the command of the unseasoned Capt. John Harriman. During the voyage, Enterprise is pressed into a rescue mission to save two El-Aurian ships from a strange energy ribbon. Enterprise is able to save some of the refugees before their ships are destroyed, but the starship becomes trapped in the ribbon. Kirk goes to deflector control to alter the deflector dish, allowing Enterprise to escape, but the trailing end of the ribbon rakes across Enterprise‍ '​s hull, exposing the section Kirk is in to space; he is presumed dead.

Producer

Carrie
Carrie (2002)
, 2h12
Directed by David Carson, David Carson
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Fantastic, Horror
Themes L'adolescence, Films about education, Films about children, Films about religion, L'enfance marginalisée, Films about school violence
Actors Angela Bettis, Patricia Clarkson, Jodelle Ferland, Rena Sofer, Kandyse McClure, Emilie de Ravin
Roles Producer
Rating55% 2.7517152.7517152.7517152.7517152.751715
Several people are being interviewed in a police station, including high school senior Sue Snell (Kandyse McClure) and gym teacher Miss Desjardin (Rena Sofer). Detective John Mulchaey is investigating the disappearance of high school senior Carrie White (Angela Bettis).