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Steve Miner is a Actor, Director, Scriptwriter, Unit Production Manager, Second Unit Director, Editor, Animation Director and Unit Production Manager American born on 18 june 1951 at Westport (USA)

Steve Miner

Steve Miner
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Nationality USA
Birth 18 june 1951 (72 years) at Westport (USA)

Stephen C. "Steve" Miner (born June 18, 1951) is an American film and television director, film producer and a member of the Motion Picture Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Biography

Il se spécialise dès ses premiers films dans les films d'horreur, réalisant des suites à Vendredi 13 ou Halloween ou bien filmant de grands succès dans le genre comme House ou Warlock qui engendront à leur tour des suites. En 2007, il sort un remake de Le Jour des morts-vivants de George A. Romero.

Best films

Forever Young (1992)
(Director)
Friday the 13th (1980)
(Associate Producer)

Usually with

Victor Miller
Victor Miller
(5 films)
Wes Craven
Wes Craven
(2 films)
Daryn Okada
Daryn Okada
(7 films)
Ari Lehman
Ari Lehman
(3 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Steve Miner (20 films)

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Actor

Lake Placid, 1h22
Directed by Steve Miner
Origin Canada
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Comedy, Horror comedy, Action, Horror
Themes Films about animals, Natural horror films, Giant monster films, Comedy horror films, Children's films, Disaster films
Actors Bill Pullman, Bridget Fonda, Oliver Platt, Brendan Gleeson, Betty White, Meredith Salenger
Roles Airplane Pilot
Rating58% 2.9008352.9008352.9008352.9008352.900835
In Aroostook County, Maine, marine Fish and Game officer Walt Lawson is attacked and bitten in half by something unseen in Black Lake. Sheriff Hank Keough (Brendan Gleeson), Fish and Game officer Jack Wells (Bill Pullman), American Museum of Natural History paleontologist Kelly Scott (Bridget Fonda), and mythology professor/crocodile enthusiast Hector Cyr (Oliver Platt) go to the lake to investigate.
Halloween H20: 20 Years Later, 1h29
Directed by Steve Miner
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror, Slasher
Themes Serial killer films
Actors Jamie Lee Curtis, LL Cool J, Josh Hartnett, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Michelle Williams, Jodi Lyn O'Keefe
Roles School Financial Advisor
Rating58% 2.9018852.9018852.9018852.9018852.901885
Twenty years after the events of Halloween and Halloween II, on October 29, 1998, Marion Chambers (Nancy Stephens), Dr. Sam Loomis' former colleague, returns to her house in Langdon, Illinois, to find it has been burglarized. Her teenage neighbor Jimmy (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) searches the house and finds nothing. While waiting for the police in her house, Marion discovers a file is missing, the one on Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis), Michael Myers' sister who escaped the attacks two decades earlier. She also realizes that someone has been in her house and immediately rushes back over to Jimmy's house, where she finds him and his friend dead. Michael Myers (Chris Durand) appears, and attacks Marion before slitting her throat, killing her. The police arrive as Michael leaves the house with Laurie's file.
Friday the 13th Part III, 1h35
Directed by Steve Miner
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror, Slasher
Themes Transport films, Serial killer films, Road movies
Actors Dana Kimmell, Paul Kratka, Tracie Savage, Jeffrey Rogers, Catherine Parks, Richard Brooker
Roles Newscaster
Rating56% 2.803242.803242.803242.803242.80324
The day after the events in the previous film, Jason, seriously injured after his encounter, goes to a lakefront store to find clothes and a replacement mask. While there he kills owners Harold (meat cleaver in the chest) and Edna (stabbed in the back of the head with a knitting needle) before moving on to Higgin's Haven, a local farmhouse. At the same time, Chris Higgins and her friends return to Higgin's Haven to spend the weekend. The gang includes pregnant Debbie, her boyfriend Andy, prankster Shelley, his love interest Vera (who initially does not reciprocate his feelings), stoners Chuck and Chili, and Chris's boyfriend Rick.
The Last House on the Left, 1h31
Directed by Wes Craven
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror, Slasher
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about sexuality, Rape in fiction, Erotic films, Serial killer films, Rape and revenge films, Films about psychiatry, Auto-justice
Actors Sandra Cassel, Lucy Grantham, David Hess, Fred J. Lincoln, Jeramie Rain, Martin Kove
Roles Hippie Taunting Deputy (uncredited)
Rating59% 2.950612.950612.950612.950612.95061
Mari Collingwood plans to attend a concert with her friend, Phyllis Stone, for her 17th birthday. Her parents, Estelle and John, express concern at the band and at Mari's friendship with Phyllis, but let her go and give her a peace symbol necklace. Phyllis and Mari go to the city for the concert. On the way, they hear a news report on the car radio of a recent prison escape, involving criminals Krug Stillo, a rapist and serial killer; his son Junior; Sadie, a promiscuous psychopath and sadist; and Fred "Weasel" Podowski, a child molester, peeping tom, and murderer. Before the concert, Mari and Phyllis encounter Junior when trying to buy marijuana. He leads them to an apartment where they are trapped by the criminals. Phyllis tries to escape, then reason with the criminals, but she fails and is gang-raped by Krug, Weasel and Sadie. Meanwhile, Mari's unsuspecting parents prepare a surprise party for her.

Director

Day of the Dead, 1h26
Directed by Steve Miner
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Action, Horror
Themes La fin du monde, Medical-themed films, Post-apocalyptic films, Films about religion, Films set in the future, Zombie films, Films about viral outbreaks, Catastrophe épidémiologique, Political films, Dystopian films, Disaster films
Actors Mena Suvari, Ving Rhames, Michael Welch, AnnaLynne McCord, Stark Sands, Nicholas Cannon
Rating45% 2.2566052.2566052.2566052.2566052.256605
The film begins in Leadville, Colorado. Trevor and his girlfriend, Nina, are in an abandoned building having a romantic encounter. They then head back to their respective parents' homes. They see a long line of cars at a military roadblock sealing off the city. An angry man yells at the officers because his child is sick and needs medical care. There has been an outbreak and medical help is needed throughout town. They are introduced to Captain Rhodes and Corporal Sarah Cross. Soon after, privates Bud Crain and Salazar show up and Bud immediately falls in love with Corporal Cross. Cross takes Bud to go with her while she visits her sick mother. When she arrives, Sarah talks to her brother (Trevor) and checks in on her mother. She then goes to see Trevor's friend, Kyle, after she learns his symptoms are similar to her mother's.
Private Valentine: Blonde & Dangerous, 1h38
Directed by Steve Miner
Origin USA
Genres Drama, War, Comedy, Action, Adventure
Actors Jessica Simpson, Vivica A. Fox, Olesya Rulin, Steve Guttenberg, Jill Marie Jones, Aimee Garcia
Rating44% 2.212362.212362.212362.212362.21236
When fluffy bubble-gum movie star Megan Valentine (Jessica Simpson) suddenly finds herself broke and humiliated in the public eye, she wanders from the wreckage of a car accident and witlessly enlists in the U.S. Army, hoping in vain that it will change her life. The spoiled actress immediately finds herself at odds with her tough drill sergeants and the harsh discipline of Army life, leading to many humorous situations. In the end, however, Valentine wins the respect of her fellow trainees, and they all graduate together. She also gets her house back and the money that she lost. In the end she changes and becomes a better person.
Texas Rangers, 1h30
Directed by Steve Miner
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action, Adventure, Western
Themes Political films
Actors James Van Der Beek, James Coburn, Rachael Leigh Cook, Ashton Kutcher, Dylan McDermott, Usher
Rating52% 2.607992.607992.607992.607992.60799
Ten years after the Civil War has ended, the Governor of Texas asks Leander McNelly (Dylan McDermott) to recommission a company of Rangers to help uphold the law along the Mexican border. Aside from a few seasoned veterans, the recruits are young men who have little or no experience with guns or policing crime. The antagonist of the story is John King Fisher (Alfred Molina) who is stealing cattle from Texas cattle barons like Richard Dukes and Victor Logan and driving them into Mexico, where he sells them to the Mexican army.
Lake Placid, 1h22
Directed by Steve Miner
Origin Canada
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Comedy, Horror comedy, Action, Horror
Themes Films about animals, Natural horror films, Giant monster films, Comedy horror films, Children's films, Disaster films
Actors Bill Pullman, Bridget Fonda, Oliver Platt, Brendan Gleeson, Betty White, Meredith Salenger
Rating58% 2.9008352.9008352.9008352.9008352.900835
In Aroostook County, Maine, marine Fish and Game officer Walt Lawson is attacked and bitten in half by something unseen in Black Lake. Sheriff Hank Keough (Brendan Gleeson), Fish and Game officer Jack Wells (Bill Pullman), American Museum of Natural History paleontologist Kelly Scott (Bridget Fonda), and mythology professor/crocodile enthusiast Hector Cyr (Oliver Platt) go to the lake to investigate.
Halloween H20: 20 Years Later, 1h29
Directed by Steve Miner
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror, Slasher
Themes Serial killer films
Actors Jamie Lee Curtis, LL Cool J, Josh Hartnett, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Michelle Williams, Jodi Lyn O'Keefe
Rating58% 2.9018852.9018852.9018852.9018852.901885
Twenty years after the events of Halloween and Halloween II, on October 29, 1998, Marion Chambers (Nancy Stephens), Dr. Sam Loomis' former colleague, returns to her house in Langdon, Illinois, to find it has been burglarized. Her teenage neighbor Jimmy (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) searches the house and finds nothing. While waiting for the police in her house, Marion discovers a file is missing, the one on Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis), Michael Myers' sister who escaped the attacks two decades earlier. She also realizes that someone has been in her house and immediately rushes back over to Jimmy's house, where she finds him and his friend dead. Michael Myers (Chris Durand) appears, and attacks Marion before slitting her throat, killing her. The police arrive as Michael leaves the house with Laurie's file.
Big Bully
Big Bully (1996)
, 1h31
Directed by Steve Miner
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Buddy films
Actors Rick Moranis, Tom Arnold, Carol Kane, Julianne Phillips, Jeffrey Tambor, Curtis Armstrong
Rating48% 2.401022.401022.401022.401022.40102
Growing up in Hastings, Minnesota, young David Leary (Justin Jon Ross) was constantly bullied by Roscoe Bigger (Michael Zwiener), nicknamed "Fang" because of a pointed tooth. David is ecstatic when his parents announce they're moving to Oakland. Before leaving, David informs teachers about Fang stealing a moon rock being shown at their school. As the Learys leave town, Fang is arrested.
Big Bully
Big Bully (1996)

Directed by Steve Miner
Genres Comedy
Themes L'adolescence, Films about education, Films about children, Films about school violence
Actors Rick Moranis, Tom Arnold, Julianne Phillips, Carol Kane, Jeffrey Tambor, Curtis Armstrong
Rating48% 2.401022.401022.401022.401022.40102
David Leary revient à Hastings enseigner les lettres dans l'école où il a étudié. À l'époque, il était le souffre-douleur d'un certain Rosco Bigger.
My Father the Hero, 1h30
Directed by Steve Miner
Origin France
Genres Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Gérard Depardieu, Katherine Heigl, Dalton James, Lauren Hutton, Faith Prince, Stephen Tobolowsky
Rating54% 2.748962.748962.748962.748962.74896
André (Gérard Depardieu), a Frenchman divorced from his wife, takes his teenage daughter, Nicole (Katherine Heigl), on vacation with him to The Bahamas. She is desperate to appear as a woman and not a girl, so in order to impress a local boy Ben (Dalton James), she makes up more and more ridiculous stories, starting with André being her lover and leading to some bizarre assumptions by the rest of the community.
Forever Young, 1h42
Directed by Steve Miner
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Fantasy, Adventure, Romance
Themes Transport films, Time travel films, Aviation films
Actors Mel Gibson, Jamie Lee Curtis, Elijah Wood, Isabel Glasser, George Wendt, Joe Morton
Rating63% 3.1515253.1515253.1515253.1515253.151525
In 1939, Captain Daniel McCormick (Mel Gibson) is a United States Army Air Corps test pilot. After a successful run and subsequent crash landing in a prototype North American B-25 Mitchell bomber at Alexander Field in Northern California, McCormick is greeted by his longtime friend, Harry Finley (George Wendt) who's a scientist. Finley confides that his latest experiment, "Project B", has succeeded in doing the impossible. The machine, built by Finley and his team of scientists, is a prototype chamber for cryonic freezing. When McCormick's girlfriend, Helen (Isabel Glasser) goes into a coma from an accident and the doctors doubt she will ever recover, McCormick insists he be put in suspended animation for one year, starting November 26, 1939, so he will not have to watch Helen die.
Wild Hearts Can't Be Broken, 1h28
Directed by Steve Miner
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Romance
Themes Films about animals, Films about children, Sports films, Films about horses, Children's films, Mise en scène d'un mammifère, Horse sports in film
Actors Gabrielle Anwar, Michael Schoeffling, Cliff Robertson, Kathleen York, Dylan Kussman, Frank Renzulli
Rating71% 3.599633.599633.599633.599633.59963
Sonora Webster is an orphan living with her aunt during the Great Depression. Sonora learns that because of the family's financial difficulties, her treasured horse Lightning will be sold and she will be placed in an orphanage. Instead, Sonora slips out of the house during the night.
Warlock
Warlock (1989)
, 1h43
Directed by Steve Miner
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Fantasy, Action, Adventure, Horror, Slasher
Themes Time travel films
Actors Julian Sands, Lori Singer, Richard E. Grant, Mary Woronov, Allan Miller, Anna Thomson
Rating62% 3.1008553.1008553.1008553.1008553.100855
The Warlock (Sands) is taken captive in Boston, Massachusetts in 1691 by the witch-hunter Giles Redferne (Grant). He is sentenced to death for his activities, including the bewitching of Redferne's bride-to-be, but before the execution Satan appears and propels the Warlock forward in time to 20th century Los Angeles, California. Redferne follows through the portal.