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Arkoff, Samuel Zachary

Born: 1918 AD
Died: 2001 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Film Director, Producers

1918 – Born on the 12th of June in Fort Dodge, Iowa.

1950-1980 – He and Nicholson founded American Releasing Corporation, which later became known as American International Pictures and produced over 125 films before the company’s demise.

1979 – His most financially successful film was the  adaptation of Jay Anson’s book The Amityville Horror.

2001 – Died on the 16th of September in Iowa weeks after his wife died.