John Carl Buechler

1952 - 2019

John Carl Buechler

John Carl Buechler (pronounced Beekler; June 18, 1952 – March 18, 2019) was an American special make-up effects artist, film director, producer, screenwriter, and actor. He was best known for his work on horror and science-fiction films, mostly as part of Charles Band's Empire Pictures, and directed films such as Troll, Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood, Cellar Dweller, Ghoulies III: Ghoulies Go to College, and Curse of the Forty-Niner. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Carl Buechler has received more than 100,845 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 903rd most popular film director.

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Among film directors, John Carl Buechler ranks 903 out of 1,305Before him are Paul Scheuring, Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, Joe Ranft, Jean-Marc Vallée, Mark Sandrich, and Randall Wallace. After him are Aleksei Balabanov, Steven Zaillian, Wayne Wang, Archie Mayo, Laura Mulvey, and Hrafn Gunnlaugsson.

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Among people born in 1952, John Carl Buechler ranks 308Before him are Martin Parr, Tian Zhuangzhuang, Jenny Agutter, Mustapha Dahleb, Abdul Aziz al-Hakim, and Irina Allegrova. After him are John L. Hennessy, Bill Walton, Gregg Henry, Benny Hinn, Valeri Tokarev, and Sergei Sviatchenko. Among people deceased in 2019, John Carl Buechler ranks 227Before him are Stanton T. Friedman, Verna Bloom, Lina Cheryazova, Inger Berggren, Billy McNeill, and George Fernandes. After him are Shelley Lubben, Pernell Whitaker, Pablo Larios, John Singleton, Barbara Perry, and Edward Seaga.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Carl Buechler ranks 6,099 out of 12,171Before him are Everett Sloane (1909), Randall Wallace (1949), Meg Cabot (1967), Brian G. Hutton (1935), Edward S. Holden (1846), and Kagney Linn Karter (1987). After him are Ron Silver (1946), Bud Luckey (1934), Tim Blake Nelson (1964), Jo Stafford (1917), Joseph Mazzello (1983), and Louis McLane (1786).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, John Carl Buechler ranks 232Before him are Julius J. Epstein (1909), Jack Bender (1949), Laura Poitras (1964), Paul Scheuring (1968), Joe Ranft (1960), and Randall Wallace (1949). After him are Steven Zaillian (1953), Archie Mayo (1891), Tony Gilroy (1956), Todd Haynes (1961), Doug Liman (1965), and Stephen Sommers (1962).

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