Eugène Lourié

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Eugène Lourié
Eugène Lourié
Born April 8, 1903
Kharkov, Russian Empire
Died May 26, 1991 (aged 88)
Los Angeles, United States
Occupation Director, writer
First work Napoléon (1927)
Notable work The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (1953)
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Eugène Lourié was a French film director and screenwriter. He is most famous for writing and directing three major giant dinosaur films: 1953's The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms, 1959's The Giant Behemoth, and 1961's Gorgo.

Selected filmography


  • Gorgo (1961) as man at fair [uncredited]



This is a list of references for Eugene Lourie. These citations are used to identify the reliable sources on which this article is based. These references appear inside articles in the form of superscript numbers, which look like this: [1]

  1. Kulon 2022, p. 25.


  • Kulon, Gregory (May 2022). "Teaching the World to Sting... The Black Scorpion". Infinity. No. 48. Ghoulish Publishing. ISSN 2514-3654.


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