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Stephen Carpenter is a Director, Scriptwriter, Director of Photography and Editor American

Stephen Carpenter

Stephen Carpenter
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Nationality USA
Birth at Weatherford (USA)

Stephen Carpenter, born in Weatherford, Texas, and raised in Kansas City, Missouri, is a writer, director, and cinematographer with nine films and two television works to his credit, and more in development.

Carpenter has been writing since 7th grade. He graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles School of Theater, Film and Television. He lectures on writing and story structure at the University of Southern California's School of Cinematic Arts.

His screenplays include The Man starring Samuel Jackson and Eugene Levy, Blue Streak starring Martin Lawrence, and others. He has written and directed several thrillers, including Soul Survivors, starring Eliza Dushku and Casey Affleck. His most recent (2011) creation is the NBC television series, Grimm, which premiered in the 2011 fall season.

Carpenter's first novel, Killer, published in 2010 on Amazon Kindle was No. 1 on Amazon's Mystery/Thriller lists, and was characterized as "a blockbuster debut" by Entertainment Weekly. His latest book, Killer in the Hills, was published by Amazon in December 2011. He is currently (December 2011) developing a one-hour mystery series for NBC.

Best films

Blue Streak (1999)
(Scriptwriter)

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Filmography of Stephen Carpenter (5 films)

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Director

Soul Survivors, 1h24
Directed by Stephen Carpenter
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Horror
Themes Films about sexuality, Ghost films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Melissa Sagemiller, Casey Affleck, Eliza Dushku, Wes Bentley, Luke Wilson, Angela Featherstone
Rating39% 1.9553051.9553051.9553051.9553051.955305
Cassie and Sean, as well as ex-boyfriend Matt and good friend Annabel, go to a club situated in an old church. There Cassie sees a man with a clear, plastic mask (Carl Paoli) and an imposing man with a scarred face (Ken Moreno). Deathmask tries to grab her on the dance floor, but she pushes him away and steps outside the club with Sean.
The Kindred, 1h31
Directed by Stephen Carpenter
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Horror
Actors David Allen Brooks, Amanda Pays, Talia Balsam, Kim Hunter, Rod Steiger, Julia Montgomery
Rating56% 2.80362.80362.80362.80362.8036
Amanda demande à son fils John avant de mourir que celui-ci se rende à son laboratoire pour détruire toutes les notes sur ses dernières expériences et tout ce qui concerne son "frère" que John n'a jamais connu. Mais le collaborateur d'Amanda ne l'entend pas de cette oreille...
The Dorm That Dripped Blood, 1h24
Directed by Stephen Carpenter
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror, Slasher
Actors Daphne Zuniga
Rating50% 2.5081852.5081852.5081852.5081852.508185
The film opens with a young man fleeing from an unseen pursuer. Hiding in the bushes, he seems to have escaped until he is grabbed from behind and killed. Joanne (Laurie Lapinski) and her boyfriend Tim (Robert Frederick) attend a college party, with Joanne talking about how the building (Morgan Meadows Hall) is to be renovated before being demolished. She along with friends Bryan (David Snow), Patty (Pamela Holland), Craig (Stephen Sachs) and Debbie (Daphne Zuniga), are staying behind during the Christmas holiday to renovate the building. Tim leaves the next day for a skiing trip, while Debbie reveals that she cannot stay as her parents are picking her up later in the day.

Scriptwriter

The Man
The Man (2005)
, 1h23
Directed by Les Mayfield
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Action, Crime
Themes Buddy films
Actors Samuel L. Jackson, Eugene Levy, Miguel Ferrer, Luke Goss, Susie Essman, Anthony Mackie
Rating55% 2.799372.799372.799372.799372.79937
Andy Fiddler (Eugene Levy) is preparing a speech. He works for a dental supply company, and lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Soul Survivors, 1h24
Directed by Stephen Carpenter
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Horror
Themes Films about sexuality, Ghost films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Melissa Sagemiller, Casey Affleck, Eliza Dushku, Wes Bentley, Luke Wilson, Angela Featherstone
Roles Writer
Rating39% 1.9553051.9553051.9553051.9553051.955305
Cassie and Sean, as well as ex-boyfriend Matt and good friend Annabel, go to a club situated in an old church. There Cassie sees a man with a clear, plastic mask (Carl Paoli) and an imposing man with a scarred face (Ken Moreno). Deathmask tries to grab her on the dance floor, but she pushes him away and steps outside the club with Sean.
Blue Streak, 1h34
Directed by Les Mayfield
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Comedy, Action, Crime
Themes Heist films, Gangster films, Escroquerie
Actors Martin Lawrence, Luke Wilson, Dave Chappelle, Peter Greene, Olek Krupa, William Forsythe
Rating62% 3.149553.149553.149553.149553.14955
Jewel thief Miles Logan (Martin Lawrence) participates in a $17 million diamond heist in Los Angeles. One accomplice, Deacon (Peter Greene), wants the diamond all for himself, killing one member of the team[eddie], and Logan escapes to a nearby construction site, hiding the diamond in a vent as the police close in. Deacon escapes, while Logan is caught and arrested as a robber, spending two years in jail. Upon his release, he argues with his ex-girlfriend, Janiece (Tamala Jones), who is angry for him lying to her about being a banker. Returning to the spot where he hid the diamond, Logan is dismayed that the site is the location of a new LAPD police station.
The Kindred, 1h31
Directed by Stephen Carpenter
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Horror
Actors David Allen Brooks, Amanda Pays, Talia Balsam, Kim Hunter, Rod Steiger, Julia Montgomery
Roles Writer
Rating56% 2.80362.80362.80362.80362.8036
Amanda demande à son fils John avant de mourir que celui-ci se rende à son laboratoire pour détruire toutes les notes sur ses dernières expériences et tout ce qui concerne son "frère" que John n'a jamais connu. Mais le collaborateur d'Amanda ne l'entend pas de cette oreille...
The Dorm That Dripped Blood, 1h24
Directed by Stephen Carpenter
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror, Slasher
Actors Daphne Zuniga
Rating50% 2.5081852.5081852.5081852.5081852.508185
The film opens with a young man fleeing from an unseen pursuer. Hiding in the bushes, he seems to have escaped until he is grabbed from behind and killed. Joanne (Laurie Lapinski) and her boyfriend Tim (Robert Frederick) attend a college party, with Joanne talking about how the building (Morgan Meadows Hall) is to be renovated before being demolished. She along with friends Bryan (David Snow), Patty (Pamela Holland), Craig (Stephen Sachs) and Debbie (Daphne Zuniga), are staying behind during the Christmas holiday to renovate the building. Tim leaves the next day for a skiing trip, while Debbie reveals that she cannot stay as her parents are picking her up later in the day.

Cameraman

The Kindred, 1h31
Directed by Stephen Carpenter
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Horror
Actors David Allen Brooks, Amanda Pays, Talia Balsam, Kim Hunter, Rod Steiger, Julia Montgomery
Roles Director of Photography
Rating56% 2.80362.80362.80362.80362.8036
Amanda demande à son fils John avant de mourir que celui-ci se rende à son laboratoire pour détruire toutes les notes sur ses dernières expériences et tout ce qui concerne son "frère" que John n'a jamais connu. Mais le collaborateur d'Amanda ne l'entend pas de cette oreille...
The Dorm That Dripped Blood, 1h24
Directed by Stephen Carpenter
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror, Slasher
Actors Daphne Zuniga
Roles Director of Photography
Rating50% 2.5081852.5081852.5081852.5081852.508185
The film opens with a young man fleeing from an unseen pursuer. Hiding in the bushes, he seems to have escaped until he is grabbed from behind and killed. Joanne (Laurie Lapinski) and her boyfriend Tim (Robert Frederick) attend a college party, with Joanne talking about how the building (Morgan Meadows Hall) is to be renovated before being demolished. She along with friends Bryan (David Snow), Patty (Pamela Holland), Craig (Stephen Sachs) and Debbie (Daphne Zuniga), are staying behind during the Christmas holiday to renovate the building. Tim leaves the next day for a skiing trip, while Debbie reveals that she cannot stay as her parents are picking her up later in the day.

Editor

The Dorm That Dripped Blood, 1h24
Directed by Stephen Carpenter
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror, Slasher
Actors Daphne Zuniga
Roles Editor
Rating50% 2.5081852.5081852.5081852.5081852.508185
The film opens with a young man fleeing from an unseen pursuer. Hiding in the bushes, he seems to have escaped until he is grabbed from behind and killed. Joanne (Laurie Lapinski) and her boyfriend Tim (Robert Frederick) attend a college party, with Joanne talking about how the building (Morgan Meadows Hall) is to be renovated before being demolished. She along with friends Bryan (David Snow), Patty (Pamela Holland), Craig (Stephen Sachs) and Debbie (Daphne Zuniga), are staying behind during the Christmas holiday to renovate the building. Tim leaves the next day for a skiing trip, while Debbie reveals that she cannot stay as her parents are picking her up later in the day.