Val Lewton

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Birth Name: Val Lewton
Born: 05/07/1904
Birth Place: Russia
Died: 03/14/1951

Versatile and prolific writer of novels, nonfiction and poetry who entered film as a protege of David O. Selznick in the early 1930s. Lewton went on to produce a number of stylish, low-budget horror films for RKO, notably the atmospheric "Cat People" (1942), the engagingly macabre "I Walked With A Zombie" (1943) and the chilling "Bedlam" (1946).

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2007 Martin Scorcese Presents Val Lewton: The Man in the Shadows
2007 Val Lewton: The Man in the Shadows