Allan Arkush

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Allan Arkush
Born (1948-04-30) April 30, 1948 (age 70)
OccupationFilm director, television director, television producer
Years active1970–present

Allan Arkush (born April 30, 1948 in Jersey City, New Jersey) is an American film director and television director and frequent collaborator of Joe Dante.

Arkush grew up in Fort Lee, New Jersey.[1] He got his start in the industry working in the trailer department for Roger Corman. He later went on to direct the Corman-produced films Hollywood Boulevard, Deathsport, and Rock 'n' Roll High School.[2] Arkush also contributes commentary to the web series Trailers From Hell.




  1. ^ Coutros, Evonne. "HOBOKEN STORY, MADE IN TORONTO", The Record (Bergen County), March 12, 1995. Accessed June 30, 2010.
  2. ^ Allan Arkush Biography (1948-), Film Reference
  3. ^ "Arkush's work on SALEM". Archived from the original on 2015-04-02. Retrieved 2015-03-09.

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