John Irvin

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Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England, UK
John Irvin is a British director who has made more than thirty motion pictures in his career so far, and has received mixed success over the years.

Born in England, Irvin began his career in television before he filmed the gritty and violent theatrical motion picture, The Dogs of War (1980). The film, starring Christopher Walken and Tom Berenger, concerns a military coup in an African country. Irvin followed this up with the successful horror film Ghost Story (1981) which is about four old men revealing a long held secret with devastating results. Read more...


Character: Himself

Medics in Vietnam 2008

Character: Himself

Arena 1975