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Jay Anson (1921–1980)

Jay Anson was born on November 4, 1921 in New York, USA. He was a writer and director, known for The Amityville Horror (1979), The Amityville Horror (2005) and The Moviemakers (1969). He died on March 12, 1980 in Palo Alto, California, USA. See full bio »

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 2005 The Amityville Horror (novel)
 1979 The Amityville Horror (based on the book by)
 1976 A Look Into the 23rd Century (Documentary short)
 1976 Eastwood in Action (Documentary short)
 1975 Harper Days Are Here Again (Documentary short) (written by)
 1975 Lumet: Film Maker (Documentary short)
 1975 The Day of the Director (Documentary short)
 1974 ...Promises to Keep (Documentary short)
 1973 The Hero Cop: Yesterday and Today (Documentary short) (writer)
 1973 The Man Behind the Star (Documentary short)
 1973 The Moviemakers (Documentary short) (written by)
 1973 Martin Scorsese: Back on the Block (Documentary short) (writer)
 1972 The Dangerous World of 'Deliverance' (Documentary short)
 1972 The Moviemakers (Documentary short)
 1972 The Saga of Jeremiah Johnson (Documentary short)
 1971 The Moviemakers (Documentary short)
 1970 John Wayne and Chisum (Documentary short)
 1970 On location with There Was a Crooked Man. (Documentary short)
 1969 The Moviemakers (Documentary short) (writer)
 1968 'Bullitt': Steve McQueen's Commitment to Reality (Documentary short) (written by)
 1968 Petulia: The Uncommon Movie (Documentary short)
 1968/II The Moviemakers (Documentary short)
 1968/I The Moviemakers (Documentary short)
 1968 Vienna: The Years Remembered (Documentary short) (writer)
 1967 Caine Below Zero (Documentary short)
 1967 Operation Dirty Dozen (Short documentary) (written by)
 1965 The Filming of the Battle of the Bulge (Documentary short) (written by)
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