Tom Savini – Jack of All Trades

In my previous article, I talked about the master, Tom Savini, but only about some of his movie highlights.  The complete list is massive!  Here are all the things he has acted in, directed, and done his brilliant special effects on:

  • Deathdream (1972) – makeup/special effects
  • Deranged  (1974) –  makeup/special effects
  • Martin (1977) – actor, makeup/special effects
  • Dawn of the Dead  (1978) – actor, makeup/special effects
  • Friday the 13th (1980) – makeup/special effects
  • Effects – (1978) – actor, makeup/special effects
  • Maniac – (1980) – actor, makeup/special effects
  • Eyes of a Stranger (1981) – makeup/special effects
  • The Burning (1981) -makeup/special effects
  • The Prowler (1981) – makeup/special effects
  • Creepshow (1982) – actor, makeup/special effects
  • Alone in the Dark (1982) – makeup/special effects
  • Midnight (1982) – makeup/special effects
  • Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984) – makeup/special effects
  • Day of the Dead (1985) – makeup/special effects
  • The Ripper (1985-straight to video) – actor
  • The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986) – makeup/special effects
  • Creepshow 2 (1987) – actor, makeup/special effects
  • Tales From the Darkside (1988), “Family Reunion” episode – makeup/special effects
  • Monkey Shine (1988) – makeup/special effects
  • Tales from the Darkside tv show (1984 – 1988) – directed three episodes
  • Night of the Living Dead (1990) – director
  • Two Evil Eyes (1990) – actor, makeup/special effects
  • Blood Sucking Pharaohs in Pittsburg (1991) – makeup/special effects 
  • Innocent Blood (1992) –  actor
  • Trauma (1993) -makeup/special effects
  • H.P. Lovecraft’s:Necronomicon (1993) – makeup/special effects
  • From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) – actor
  • Cutting Moments (1997) – makeup/special effects
  • The Monster Man (2001) – actor
  • Web of Darkness (2001) – actor, makeup/special effects
  • Children of the Living Dead (2001) – actor
  • Eyes Are Upon You (2002) – actor
  • Blood Bath (2003) – actor
  • Zombiegeddon (2003) – actor
  • Chill Factor: House Call tv show (2004) – directed one episode
  • Vicious (2004) – actor
  • Dawn of the Dead (2004) – actor
  • Death 4 Told (2004) – actor
  • Unearthed (2004) – actor
  • Forest of the Damned (2005) – actor
  • Land of the Dead (2005) – actor
  • A Dream of Color in Black and White (2006) – actor
  • Beyond the Wall of Sleep (2006) – actor
  • The Absence of Light (2006) – actor
  • Grindhouse (2007) – actor
  • Silent Vengeance (2008) – actor 
  • It’s My Party and I’ll Die if I Want To (2008) – actor
  • Lost Boys:The Tribe (2008) – actor
  • Sea of Dust (2008) – actor
  • The Dead Matter (2010) – actor
  • Horrorween (2010) – actor
  • Death From Above (2011) – makeup/special effects
  • Inhuman Resources (2012) – makeup/special effects.  Originally titled Redd, Inc.
  • The Theatre Bizarre (2011) – actor, directed the segment “Wet Dreams”   
  • The 4th Reich (2013, unreleased) – actor  

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