Rick Rosenthal

Richard L. Rosenthal, Jr. (born June 15, 1949) is an American film instructor and director, known for directing Halloween II and Halloween: Resurrection.

Rick Rosenthal
Born
Richard L. Rosenthal, Jr.

(1949-06-15) June 15, 1949 (age 71)
New York City, New York, United States
EducationAFI Conservatory
OccupationFilm director, film instructor, film historian, television director, producer
Years active1975–present
Spouse(s)
(
m. 1981)
Children3

BiographyEdit

Rosenthal was born in New York City, the son of Hinda (née Gould) and entrepreneur Richard L. Rosenthal, Sr.[1]

Rosenthal started his career by directing Halloween II and returned to the series 21 years later helming Halloween: Resurrection. In between he has directed films such as American Dreamer (1984), Russkies (1987), Distant Thunder (1988), Just a Little Harmless Sex (1998), and Nearing Grace (2005).

He met his wife, actress Nancy Stephens, while filming Halloween II.

Select filmography as a directorEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rick Rosenthal Biography". filmreference.com.

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