Yoram Globus

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Yoram Globus
Born (1943-09-07) September 7, 1943 (age 71)
Tiberias (then Mandate Palestine)
Nationality Israeli
Occupation Film producer
Known for Founder of Golan-Globus
Religion Judaism

Yoram Globus (born 7 September 1943), is an Israeli film producer who is most famous for his association with Cannon Films Inc., a company he ran with his cousin Menahem Golan.[1]

The cousins bought The Cannon Group production company in 1979 and managed it throughout the 1980s.[2] Because of their fast, low-budget style of filmmaking, they earned the nickname "the Go-Go Boys". However, quite a few of the films produced by the Cannon Group have become quite renowned, including Runaway Train (1985) and Godfrey Reggio's second film of the "Qatsi" trilogy, Powaqqatsi (1988). The Cannon Group's library of films is now part of MGM.

After the end of his Hollywood career, Globus returned to Israel and has since focused on Israeli film and television production. His company GG Studios owns a large film and television studio in Neve Ilan, Israel where various Israeli broadcast stations, such as the Israeli News Company, film.[3][4]

Filmography[edit]

Combined filmography

2000s[edit]

  • Rak Klavim Ratzim Hofshi (Only Dogs Run Free) (2006) (filming) [Producer]
  • Melah Ha'arets (Salt of the Land) (2006) [Executive Producer] [Producer]
  • All Is Well by Me (2005) [Executive Producer]
  • Va, vis et deviens (2005) [associate producer]
  • Tipul Nimratz (2002) TV Series [Producer]
  • Lemon Popsicle 9: The Party Goes On (2001) [Producer]

1990s[edit]

  • Speedway Junky (1999) [Co-executive Producer]
  • Delta Force One: The Lost Patrol (1999) [Producer]
  • Hellbound (1994) [Executive Producer]
  • Street Knight (1993) [Executive Producer]
  • American Cyborg: Steel Warrior (1993) [Executive Producer]
  • The Mummy Lives (1993) [Executive Producer]
  • Tobe Hooper's Night Terrors (1993) [Executive Producer]
  • Lelakek Tatut (Licking the Raspberry) (1992) [Producer]
  • Tipat Mazal (A Bit of Luck) (1992) [Producer]
  • Delta Force 2: The Colombian Connection (1990) [Producer]
  • Lambada (1990/I) [Producer]
  • Mack the Knife (1990) [Executive Producer]
  • A Man Called Sarge (1990) [Executive Producer]

1980s[edit]

  • The Rose Garden (1989) [Producer]
  • Cyborg (1989) [Producer]
  • Red Riding Hood (1989) [Producer]
  • Kinjite: Forbidden Subjects (1989) [Executive Producer]
  • A Journey to the Center of the Earth (1989) [Producer]
  • The Secret of the Ice Cave (1989) [Executive Producer]
  • Sinbad of the Seven Seas (1989) [Producer]
  • Haunted Summer (1988) [Executive Producer]
  • Hanna's War (1988) [Co-producer]
  • A Cry in the Dark aka Evil Angels[5] (1988) [Executive Producer]
  • Messenger of Death (1988) [Executive Producer]
  • Manifesto (1988) [Producer]
  • Hero and the Terror (1988) [Executive Producer]
  • Puss in Boots (1988) [Producer]
  • Salsa (1988) [Producer]
  • Powaqqatsi (1988) [Executive Producer]
  • Appointment with Death (1988) [Executive Producer]
  • Going Bananas (1988) [Producer]
  • Gor (1988) [Executive Producer]
  • Mercenary Fighters (1988) [Producer]
  • Alien from L.A. (1988) [Producer]
  • Bloodsport (1988) [Producer]
  • Braddock: Missing in Action III (1988) [Producer]
  • Doin' Time on Planet Earth (1988) [Producer]
  • Giorni randagi, I (Stray Days) (1988) [Producer]
  • Death Wish 4: The Crackdown (1987) [Executive Producer]
  • Dancers aka Giselle (1987) [Producer]
  • Surrender (1987) [Executive Producer]
  • King Lear (1987) [Producer]
  • Tough Guys Don't Dance (1987) [Producer]
  • Cannon Movie Tales: Hansel and Gretel (1987) [Producer]
  • Barfly (1987) [Executive Producer]
  • Masters of the Universe (1987) [Producer]
  • Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (1987) [Producer]
  • Shy People (1987) [Producer]
  • Under Cover (1987) [Producer]
  • Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold (1987) [Producer]
  • Mascara (Make-up for Murder) (1987) [Executive Producer]
  • American Ninja 2: The Confrontation (1987) [Producer]
  • Beauty and the Beast (1987) [Producer]
  • The Barbarians (1987) [Producer]
  • Down Twisted (1987) [Producer]
  • The Hanoi Hilton (1987) [Producer]
  • Street Smart (1987) [Producer]
  • Number One with a Bullet (1987) [Producer]
  • Over the Top (1987) [Producer]
  • Assassination (1987) [Executive Producer]
  • Business as Usual (1987) [Executive Producer]
  • Cannon Movie Tales: The Emperor's New Clothes (1987) [Producer]
  • Snow White (1987) [Producer]
  • Duet for One (1986) [Producer]
  • Firewalker (1986) [Producer]
  • 52 Pick-Up (1986) [Producer]
  • Avenging Force (1986) [Producer]
  • Otello (1986) [Producer]
  • The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986) [Producer]
  • Detective School Dropouts (1986) [Producer]
  • Invaders from Mars (1986) [Producer]
  • Cobra (1986) [Producer]
  • Dangerously Close (1986) [Executive Producer]
  • America 3000 (1986) [Producer]
  • P.O.W. The Escape a.k.a. Behind the Enemy Lines (1986) [Executive Producer]
  • Murphy's Law (1986) [Executive Producer]
  • The Naked Cage (1986) [Executive Producer] (uncredited)
  • Field of Honor (1986) [Producer]
  • The Delta Force (1986) [Producer]
  • Complicato intrigo di donne, vicoli e delitti, Un (A Complex Plot About Women, Alleys and Crimes) (1986) [Producer]
  • Malkat Hakitah (Prom Queen) (1986) [Producer]
  • Salome (1986) [Executive Producer]
  • Superfantagenio (1986) [Producer]
  • Fool for Love (1985) [Producer]
  • Runaway Train (1985) [Producer]
  • King Solomon's Mines (1985) [Producer]
  • Death Wish 3 (1985) [Producer]
  • Avventure dell'incredibile Ercole, Le (The Adventures of Hercules) (1985) [Producer]
  • The Berlin Affair (1985) [Producer]
  • Thunder Alley (1985) [Executive Producer]
  • Invasion U.S.A. (1985) [Producer]
  • Hot Chili (1985) [Producer]
  • American Ninja (1985/I) [Producer]
  • Lifeforce (1985) [Producer]
  • Déjà Vu (1985) [Producer]
  • Rappin' (1985) [Producer]
  • The Assisi Underground (1985) [Producer]
  • Nine Deaths of the Ninja (1985) [Executive Producer]
  • Mata Hari (1985) [Executive Producer]
  • Missing in Action 2: The Beginning (1985) [Producer]
  • Harimu Ogen aka Up Your Anchor: Lemon Popsicle 6 (1985) [Producer]
  • Hot Resort (1985) [Producer]
  • Me'ahev, Ha- The Lover (1985) [Producer]
  • Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo (1984) [Producer]
  • Missing in Action (1984) [Producer]
  • Maria's Lovers (1984) [Executive Producer]
  • Exterminator 2 (1984) [Executive Producer]
  • Ninja III: The Domination (1984) [Producer]
  • Bolero: An Adventure in Ecstasy (1984) [Executive Producer]
  • Roman Za'ir aka Baby Love aka Lemon Popsicle V (1984) [Producer]
  • I'm Almost Not Crazy: John Cassavetes - the Man and His Work (1984) [Producer]
  • The Naked Face (1984) [Producer]
  • Sword of the Valiant: The Legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (1984) [Producer]
  • The Ambassador (1984) [Producer]
  • Breakin' (1984) [Executive Producer]
  • Over the Brooklyn Bridge (1984) [Producer]
  • Love Streams (1984) [Producer]
  • Edut Me'ones (Forced Testimony) (1984) [Producer]
  • Grace Quigley (1984) [Producer]
  • Ordeal by Innocence (1984) [Executive Producer]
  • Sahara (1983) [Producer]
  • Revenge of the Ninja (1983) [Producer]
  • Hercules (1983) [Producer]
  • The Wicked Lady (1983) [Producer]
  • House of the Long Shadows (1983) [Producer]
  • 10 to Midnight (1983) [Executive Producer]
  • Tesoro de las cuatro coronas, El (Treasure of the Four Crowns) (1983) [Producer]
  • Sababa (1983) [Producer]
  • Sette magnifici gladiatori, I (The Seven Magnificent Gladiators) (1983) [Executive Producer]
  • That Championship Season (1982) [Executive Producer]
  • The Last American Virgin (1982) [Producer]
  • Hospital Massacre aka Be My Valentine, or Else...(1982) [Producer]
  • Death Wish II (1982) [Producer] [Presenter]
  • Ahava Ilemeth aka Mute Love (1982) [Producer]
  • Nana, the True Key of Pleasure (1982) [Producer]
  • Sapiches aka Lemon Popsicle IV (1982) [Producer]
  • Body and Soul (1981) [Producer]
  • Enter the Ninja (1981) [Producer]
  • Shifshuf Naim aka Lemon Popsicle III (1981) [Producer]
  • Lady Chatterley's Lover (1981) [Executive Producer]
  • New Year's Evil (1980) [Producer]
  • The Apple aka Star Rock (1980) [Producer]
  • Dr. Heckyl and Mr. Hype (1980) [Producer]
  • Seed of Innocence aka Teen Mothers (1980) [Producer]
  • Schizoid aka Murder by Mail (1980) [Producer]
  • The Happy Hooker Goes Hollywood (1980) [Producer]
  • The Godsend (1980) [Executive Producer]

1970s[edit]

  • The Magician of Lublin (1979) [Producer]
  • Imi Hageneralit (My Mother the General) (1979) [Producer]
  • Nisuin Nusah Tel Aviv (Marriage Tel Aviv Style) (1979) [Producer]
  • Yotzim Kavua aka Lemon Popsicle II (1979) [Producer]
  • Agenten kennen keine Tränen aka The Uranium Conspiracy (1978) [Executive Producer]
  • Eskimo Limon (Lemon Popsicle) (1978) [Producer]
  • Yisraelim Matzhikim (It's a Funny, Funny World) (1978) [Producer]
  • Mivtsa Yonatan (Entebbe: Operation Thunderbolt) (1977) [Producer]
  • Kid Vengeance aka Take Another Hard Ride (1977) [Producer]
  • Diamante Lobo aka A Bullet from God (1976) [Associate Producer]
  • The Four Deuces (1976) [Producer]
  • Diamonds (1975) [Producer]
  • Lepke (1975) [Producer]
  • Kazablan (1974) [Executive Producer]
  • Abu el Banat aka Daughters, Daughters (1973) [Executive Producer]
  • Ani Ohev Otach Rosa (I Love You, Rosa) (1972) [Executive Producer]
  • Shod Hatelephonim Hagadol (The Great Telephone Robbery) (1972) [Producer]
  • Jump (1971) [Executive Producer]
  • Katz V'Carasso aka The Contract (1971) [Producer]
  • Malkat Hakvish (The Highway Queen) (1971) [Producer]
  • Joe (1970) [Executive Producer]
  • Lupo! (1970) [Producer]
  • Pritza Hagdola, Ha- aka Eagles Attack at Dawn aka From Hell to Victory (1970) [Producer]

1960s[edit]

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