Date of Birth:
10 November 1955
Roland Emmerich created 12 movies in the Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Music, Drama, Fantasy, Adventure, Horror, War, Romance genres.
Roland Emmerich got succeed with average imdb rating 5.6.
His moving picture Das Arche Noah Prinzip (1984) has been the most high budgeted film-school exploration film (DEM 1,000,000) in Germany (1984).
He lists The Poseidon Adventure (1972), The Towering Inferno (1974) and Earthquake (1974) (calamity movies) as his favourites.
Brother of Ute Emmerich
Frequently casts members of a special faction of actors in minor roles in his movies. This club includes 'John Level', 'David Pressman', Erick Avari, Leon Rippy, Christopher John Fields, Derek Webster, Jack Moore and Steve Giannelli, among others. All of these actors appeared in at least three films directed by Emmerich, including Universal Soldier (1992), Stargate (1994), Independence Day (1996), Godzilla (1998), and The Patriot (2000). All of these films were produced by Centropolis Entertainment, the company co-founded nearby Emmerich.
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