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California
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Texas
(Animal)
Russ Meyer
(Movies & TV)
Jimmy Bryant
(Jazz)
Great Depression
(Finance and Banking)
 

See also

Coleman Francis

Knowledge Identifier: +Coleman_Francis

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Coleman Francis

American actor, writer, producer, and director perhaps best known for his film trilogy consisting of The Beast of Yucca Flats , The Skydivers , Red Zone Cuba , all three of which were filmed in the general Santa Clarita, California area and used preoccupation with light aircraft and parachuting, coffee or cigarettes serving as a prop or a center of conversation, and a vigilante-style gunning down of suspects without a trial to conclude the film as frequent motifs add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1919.

Countries: United States (50%), California (38%), (13%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: California, Texas, Russ Meyer

 

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Coleman Francis was born in 1919 add something


1940

Sometime around the Great Depression he moved to Texas, in the 1940s headed for the bright lights of Hollywood add something


1960

Jimmy Bryant - He continued working in Los Angeles and in the early 1960s he and his trio made an appearance in the Coleman Francis film "The Skydivers"


1961

In 1961, he began writing, producing, and directing films, with the help of his friend, Anthony "Tony" Cardoza, a welder by trade add something


1965

He appeared in Russ Meyer's 1965 film "Motorpsycho", and his last work in the film industry was in 1970, when he played a drunk in Meyer's "Beyond the Valley of the Dolls" add something


Coleman Francis died in 1973 add something

 

Francis died in California on January 15, 1973 at the age of 53 add something