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9 films which were almost directed by John Carpenter

69 years old today, director John Carpenter is a cult icon thanks to such fan favourites as ‘Halloween,’ ‘Escape From New York,’ ‘The Thing’ and ‘Big Trouble in Little China.’ However, there are plenty of major movies he came close to calling the shots on, some of which may surprise you. (Picture credit: WENN.com)

9 films which were almost directed by John Carpenter

Ben Bussey
UK Movies Writer

As fan favourite director John Carpenter turns 69, we look back at a number of films he came close to calling the shots on.