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Richard Schenkman is a Actor, Director, Scriptwriter, Producer and Script American born on 6 march 1958 at New York City (USA)

Richard Schenkman

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Birth name Richard Gerardo Schenkman
Nationality USA
Birth 6 march 1958 (66 years) at New York City (USA)

Richard Schenkman (born March 6, 1958) is an award-winning American screenwriter, film producer, film director and occasional actor. Throughout his career, he has frequently also been credited as "George Axmith".

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Jon Cryer
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William Katt
William Katt
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Filmography of Richard Schenkman (10 films)

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Actor

Abraham Lincoln vs. Zombies, 1h36
Directed by Richard Schenkman
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Fantastic, Action, Horror
Themes Medical-themed films, Zombie films, Films about viral outbreaks, Political films, Comedy horror films, Alternate history films, Disaster films
Actors Bill Oberst Jr., Richard Schenkman
Roles Doctor
Rating31% 1.566791.566791.566791.566791.56679
After his mother Nancy Lincoln (Rhianna Van Helton), falls victim to an illness that requires her to be tied to her bed, vicious and cannibalistic, 10-year-old Abe Lincoln (Brennen Harper) sees his father Thomas Lincoln (Kent Igleheart) commit suicide at her bedside. Taking up a scythe, the distraught young Abe tells his mother that he loves her before beheading her. He then joins others in his community in containing a local zombie outbreak.
October 22
October 22 (1998)
, 1h34
Directed by Richard Schenkman
Genres Drama
Actors Amanda Plummer, Colm Meaney, Paul Perri, Michael Paré, Ernie Hudson, Mark Boone Junior
Roles Bartender
Rating61% 3.051753.051753.051753.051753.05175
A group of disparate patrons in a Los Angeles diner are having breakfast when a psychopath enters with a gun, holds them hostage and has a standoff with the SWAT Team.

Director

The Man from Earth : Holocene
Directed by Richard Schenkman
Genres Drama, Science fiction
Actors David Lee Smith, Vanessa Williams, Michael Dorn, William Katt, Sterling Knight, Brittany Curran
Rating52% 2.6036452.6036452.6036452.6036452.603645
L'intrigue se concentre sur un professeur d'université, John Oldman, qui s'appelle maintenant John Young, qui serait un homme de Cro-Magnon (ou Magdalénien l'homme des cavernes) et aurait survécu pendant plus de 14 000 ans. Cependant, malgré toutes ces années d'immortalité, John trouve qu'il commence à prendre de l'âge et qu'il ne guérit plus aussi vite que d'habitude. Pendant ce temps, quatre de ses élèves vont enquêter sur son secret et cherchent à entrer en contact avec un de ses anciens collègues, Art Jenkins, dont la carrière s'est effondrée après la publication d'un livre sur l'histoire de John.
Mischief Night, 1h27
Directed by Richard Schenkman
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Horror
Actors Ally Walker, Noell Coet, Daniel Hugh Kelly, Charlie O'Connell, Erica Leerhsen, Richard Riehle
Rating46% 2.3143352.3143352.3143352.3143352.314335
Emily Walton is a young woman who suffers from psychosomatic blindness caused by a car accident that killed her mother. Emily is trying to adjust to her blindness and at the same time is being smothered by her father. On Mischief Night, when her father goes out on a date leaving her alone, she is terrorized by a hooded figure. Emily must fight for her life in order to survive and protect herself and everyone she holds dear from the intruder.
Abraham Lincoln vs. Zombies, 1h36
Directed by Richard Schenkman
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Fantastic, Action, Horror
Themes Medical-themed films, Zombie films, Films about viral outbreaks, Political films, Comedy horror films, Alternate history films, Disaster films
Actors Bill Oberst Jr., Richard Schenkman
Rating31% 1.566791.566791.566791.566791.56679
After his mother Nancy Lincoln (Rhianna Van Helton), falls victim to an illness that requires her to be tied to her bed, vicious and cannibalistic, 10-year-old Abe Lincoln (Brennen Harper) sees his father Thomas Lincoln (Kent Igleheart) commit suicide at her bedside. Taking up a scythe, the distraught young Abe tells his mother that he loves her before beheading her. He then joins others in his community in containing a local zombie outbreak.
The Man from Earth, 1h29
Directed by Richard Schenkman
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Fantasy
Themes Films about religion, Films based on the Bible, Portrayals of Jesus in film
Actors John Billingsley, David Lee Smith, Tony Todd, William Katt, Richard Riehle, Alexis Thorpe
Rating77% 3.898963.898963.898963.898963.89896
The film begins with Professor John Oldman (David Lee Smith) packing his belongings onto his truck, preparing to move to a new home. His colleagues show up to give him an impromptu farewell party: Harry (John Billingsley), a biologist; Edith (Ellen Crawford), an art history professor and devout Christian; Dan (Tony Todd), an anthropologist; Sandy (Annika Peterson), a historian who is in love with John; Dr. Will Gruber (Richard Riehle), a psychiatrist; Art (William Katt), an archaeologist; and his student Linda (Alexis Thorpe).
And Then Came Love, 1h30
Directed by Richard Schenkman
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Kevin Daniels, Vanessa Williams, Eartha Kitt, Michael Boatman, Stephen Pinella, Ben Vereen
Rating46% 2.323172.323172.323172.323172.32317
Julie (Vanessa Williams), a successful Manhattan reporter-turned-columnist in her mid-40s believes she has it all - a great job, a rent controlled apartment, a boyfriend (Michael Boatman) and best of all, an adorable six-year-old son named Jake, whom she conceived via an anonymous sperm donor. Her perfect world, however, is rocked when she’s called in for an emergency parent-teacher conference and learns that her son has been acting up, needs to be ‘tested,’ and is on the brink of expulsion.
A Diva's Christmas Carol, 2h
Directed by Richard Schenkman
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Themes Christmas films, Time travel films, Ghost films
Actors Vanessa Williams, John Taylor, Rozonda Thomas, Brian McNamara, Kathy Griffin, Amy Sloan
Rating63% 3.1961753.1961753.1961753.1961753.196175
Ebony Scrooge (Williams) is one of the world's most successful pop singers. With her cold-hearted soul and nasty attitude, she lacks a great deal of holiday cheer and makes her band and manager anything but happy. While in New York for a charity concert, Ebony (who was once part of the 1980s trio "Desire") is visited by one of her former singing partners (who died in a car crash), Marli Jacob (Thomas). She tells Ebony that she was unhappy with her for willingly abandoning her that lead to her drug addiction and eventual death. Because of it, Marli is still earthbound and in chains. She warns Ebony of the same fate if she doesn't change her life soon. Marli tells her that she will be visited by three spirits—Ghost of Christmas Past, Ghost of Christmas Present, and Ghost of Christmas Future—who will hopefully turn Ebony's life around.
October 22
October 22 (1998)
, 1h34
Directed by Richard Schenkman
Genres Drama
Actors Amanda Plummer, Colm Meaney, Paul Perri, Michael Paré, Ernie Hudson, Mark Boone Junior
Rating61% 3.051753.051753.051753.051753.05175
A group of disparate patrons in a Los Angeles diner are having breakfast when a psychopath enters with a gun, holds them hostage and has a standoff with the SWAT Team.
Went to Coney Island on a Mission from God... Be Back by Five, 1h34
Directed by Richard Schenkman
Genres Drama, Comedy-drama
Actors Jon Cryer, Ione Skye, Peter Gerety, Dominic Chianese, Frank Whaley, Aesha Waks
Rating58% 2.947972.947972.947972.947972.94797
Daniel (Jon Cryer) and Stan (Rick Stear) search for a childhood friend of theirs - Richie (Rafael Báez), who they believe may be homeless and mentally ill. The film intercuts with flashbacks from their youth to their 30s. Daniel works at a jewelry store that is basically a pawn shop. Stan, who limps as a result of a childhood medical procedure, is a borderline alcoholic and gambler who fights endlessly with his longtime girlfriend, Gabby (Ione Skye).
The Pompatus of Love, 1h39
Directed by Richard Schenkman
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Adrian Pasdar, Jon Cryer, Mia Sara, Tim Guinee, Jennifer Tilly, Paige Turco
Rating53% 2.6565752.6565752.6565752.6565752.656575
The film revolves around four friends and their relationships with women. Set to the background of upscale Manhattan bars, lofts and apartments, the guys engage in sharp banter and one-upsmanship. The characters, Mark, a therapist (Jon Cryer); Runyon, a playwright (Tim Guinee); Josh, a playboy (Adrian Pasdar) and Phil, a plumber (Adam Oliensis), try (generally unsuccessfully) to sort out their troubled love-lives. Mark and his girlfriend (Kristen Wilson) are hung up over moving in together; Runyon is hung up over his old girlfriend Kathryn (Dana Wheeler-Nicholson), who has moved to Los Angeles; the womanizing Josh is hung up on Phil's sister, Gina (Paige Turco), who has an abusive husband; Phil, who is married with children, finds himself hung up on an English interior designer (Kristin Scott Thomas).

Scriptwriter

The Man from Earth : Holocene
Directed by Richard Schenkman
Genres Drama, Science fiction
Actors David Lee Smith, Vanessa Williams, Michael Dorn, William Katt, Sterling Knight, Brittany Curran
Roles Histoire
Rating52% 2.6036452.6036452.6036452.6036452.603645
L'intrigue se concentre sur un professeur d'université, John Oldman, qui s'appelle maintenant John Young, qui serait un homme de Cro-Magnon (ou Magdalénien l'homme des cavernes) et aurait survécu pendant plus de 14 000 ans. Cependant, malgré toutes ces années d'immortalité, John trouve qu'il commence à prendre de l'âge et qu'il ne guérit plus aussi vite que d'habitude. Pendant ce temps, quatre de ses élèves vont enquêter sur son secret et cherchent à entrer en contact avec un de ses anciens collègues, Art Jenkins, dont la carrière s'est effondrée après la publication d'un livre sur l'histoire de John.
Mischief Night, 1h27
Directed by Richard Schenkman
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Horror
Actors Ally Walker, Noell Coet, Daniel Hugh Kelly, Charlie O'Connell, Erica Leerhsen, Richard Riehle
Roles Writer
Rating46% 2.3143352.3143352.3143352.3143352.314335
Emily Walton is a young woman who suffers from psychosomatic blindness caused by a car accident that killed her mother. Emily is trying to adjust to her blindness and at the same time is being smothered by her father. On Mischief Night, when her father goes out on a date leaving her alone, she is terrorized by a hooded figure. Emily must fight for her life in order to survive and protect herself and everyone she holds dear from the intruder.
Abraham Lincoln vs. Zombies, 1h36
Directed by Richard Schenkman
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Fantastic, Action, Horror
Themes Medical-themed films, Zombie films, Films about viral outbreaks, Political films, Comedy horror films, Alternate history films, Disaster films
Actors Bill Oberst Jr., Richard Schenkman
Rating31% 1.566791.566791.566791.566791.56679
After his mother Nancy Lincoln (Rhianna Van Helton), falls victim to an illness that requires her to be tied to her bed, vicious and cannibalistic, 10-year-old Abe Lincoln (Brennen Harper) sees his father Thomas Lincoln (Kent Igleheart) commit suicide at her bedside. Taking up a scythe, the distraught young Abe tells his mother that he loves her before beheading her. He then joins others in his community in containing a local zombie outbreak.
Flower Girl, 1h30
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Musical, Romance
Actors Marla Sokoloff, Marion Ross, Kieren Hutchison, Brook Kerr, Christina Pickles, Bonnie Root
Roles Story
Rating59% 2.95142.95142.95142.95142.9514
Laurel est une fleuriste reconnue pour ses magnifiques compositions florales. En dépit de son succès à contribuer au bonheur des autres, la jeune femme n'a jamais rencontré le grand amour. Sa grand-mère, qui l'a élevée depuis la mort de ses parents, lui présente Evan Cooper, jeune médecin. Tout se passe bien entre eux jusqu'à ce que Laurel rencontre Stephen Banks.