Allan Arkush Movies and Career Information
Apr 30, 1948
Actor, Director and Writer
Allan Arkush (b. April 30, 1948; Jersey City, New Jersey) is an American cult film and television director and frequent collaborator of Joe Dante. Arkush grew up in Fort Lee, New Jersey. He got his start in the industry working in the trailer department for Roger Corman. He later went on to direct the Corman produced films Hollywood Boulevard, Deathsport, and Rock 'n' Roll High School. Arkush also contributes commentary to the web series Trailers From Hell.. Arkush is a common Turkish Jewish, now Israeli Jewish family name.