Edward R. Pressman

Edward R. Pressman (born April 11, 1943) is an American film producer and founder of the production company Edward R. Pressman Film Corporation.

Edward R. Pressman
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Born (1943-04-11) April 11, 1943 (age 77)
OccupationFilm producer
Spouse(s)Annie McEnroe
Children1

Pressman was born to a Jewish family[1] in New York City, the son of Lynn and Jack Pressman, known as the "King of Marbles", who founded the Pressman Toy Corporation.[2][3]

The Academy Film Archive houses the Edward R. Pressman Collection. The film collection contains over 250 items, including theatrical prints, printing elements and videotapes related to the films produced by Pressman or his production company, as well as films acquired by Pressman Films for reference purposes. The Pressman Collection is complemented by paper materials held at the Academy's Margaret Herrick Library.[4]

FilmographyEdit

All films, he was producer unless otherwise noted.

FilmEdit

Year Film Credit Notes
1969 Out of It
1970 The Revolutionary
1972 Dealing: Or the Berkeley-to-Boston Forty-Brick Lost-Bag Blues
Sisters
1973 Badlands Executive producer
1974 Phantom of the Paradise
1978 Paradise Alley Executive producer
1979 Old Boyfriends
Victoria Executive producer
1980 Heart Beat
1981 The Hand
Das Boot Executive producer Director's cut
1982 Conan the Barbarian Executive producer
1983 The Pirates of Penzance Executive producer
Flicks Executive producer
1984 Conan the Destroyer Executive producer
Uncredited
1985 Crimewave Executive producer
Plenty
1986 Half Moon Street Executive producer
True Stories Executive producer
1987 Good Morning, Babylon Executive producer
Masters of the Universe Executive producer
Cherry 2000
Walker Executive producer
Wall Street
1988 Paris by Night Executive producer
Talk Radio
1989 Martians Go Home Executive producer
1990 To Sleep with Anger Executive producer
Blue Steel
Waiting for the Light Executive producer
Reversal of Fortune
Stranger in the House Co-producer
1991 Iron Maze Executive producer
Homicide
Year of the Gun
1992 Bad Lieutenant
Storyville
Hoffa
1993 Dream Lover Executive producer
1994 The Crow
Street Fighter
1995 Judge Dredd Executive producer
1996 City Hall
The Island of Dr. Moreau
The Crow: City of Angels
1997 The Blackout
The Winter Guest
Two Girls and a Guy
1998 New Rose Hotel
Legionnaire
1999 Black and White Executive producer
After the Truth Co-producer
2000 American Psycho
The Crow: Salvation
Happy Times Executive producer
2001 Wendigo Executive producer
Harvard Man Executive producer
2002 The Guys Executive producer
2003 The Cooler Executive producer
Party Monster Executive producer
The Hebrew Hammer Executive producer
Owning Mahowny Executive producer
Love Object Executive producer
Rick Executive producer
2004 Never Die Alone Executive producer
The Beautiful Country
Undertow
2005 The King Executive producer
The Crow: Wicked Prayer
Thank You for Smoking Executive producer
2006 Driving Lessons Executive producer
Fur Executive producer
Amazing Grace
Sisters
2008 Mutant Chronicles
2009 Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans
2010 Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps
2011 The Moth Diaries Executive producer
2013 Red Wing Executive producer
2015 The Man Who Knew Infinity
As an actor
Year Film Role
1985 Crimewave Ernest Trend
1994 Street Fighter Lonely Cook
Music department
Year Film Role
1996 The Crow: City of Angels Executive soundtrack producer
Miscellaneous crew
Year Film Role
1980 Christmas Evil Presenter
Thanks
Year Film Role
2020 American Terrorist The producers wish to thank

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Credit Notes
1998 The Crow: Stairway to Heaven Executive producer
2018 Paterno Executive producer Television film

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Erens, Patricia (1998). The Jew in American Cinema. Indiana University Press. p. 392. ISBN 978-0-253-20493-6.
  2. ^ Grimes, William (August 1, 2009). "Lynn Pressman Raymond, Toy Executive, Dies at 97". New York Times.
  3. ^ "Edward R. Pressman Biography (1943–)". Filmreference.com. September 29, 1987. Retrieved October 1, 2010.
  4. ^ "Edward R. Pressman Collection". Academy Film Archive.

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