WorldCat Identities

Band, Charles

Overview
Works: 197 works in 288 publications in 4 languages and 1,411 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Zombie films  Detective and mystery films  Fantasy films  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Puppet films  Mad scientist films 
Roles: Producer, Director, Conceptor, Author of screenplay, Originator, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Charles Band
Troll( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Side B, Troll 2: Disguised as friendly country folk, a posse of people-eating trolls lures visitors to their town. But a family of four is about to discover that this place is a real tourist trap ... and they're the prey!
The midnight horror collection : 8 movie pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of Sorrow Creek: When two sisters return to their childhood summer getaway, they soon fall under the wrath of an evil curse--one that threatens to rip them apart forever
Puppet master ; Puppet master 2 ; Puppet master 3( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first three films of the Puppet master series, Andre Toulon's demonic crew of puppets unleash their murderous talents on their unsuspecting victims. Enjoy these original cult classics in all their bloody glory
Prehysteria( Visual )

4 editions published in 1993 in 3 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can farmer Frank Taylor and his kids Jerry and Monica save five pygmy dinosaurs from the hands of evil archaeologist Rico Sarno?
Puppet master( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and French and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In director David Schmoeller's taut chiller, perverse master puppeteer Andre Toulon (William Hickey) harnesses the power of ancient Egyptian magic to breathe life into his crew of marionettes, who morph into demonic killers. Many years later, a group of modern psychics looking for clues to explain a mutual friend's mysterious suicide end up trapped in a creepy hotel stalked by Toulon's miniature assassins
The puppet master collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Puppet master saga begins when psychics investigate rumors that the secret of life has been discovered by master puppeteer Andre Toulon. They quickly discover death in the form of five killer puppets, each one uniquely qualified for murder and mayhem
Retro puppet master( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before becoming the Puppet Master, Andre Toulon runs an advant-garde puppet theater in pre-WWI Paris. After witnessing the death of an Egyptian sorcerer, he is forced into a life-and-death struggle with the servants of the ancient god Sutekh who have kidnapped Toulon's love Ilsa
Puppet master III( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After learning that Andre Toulon's puppets have no strings and seem to have a life of their own, Dr. Hess, a WWII Gestapo henchman, sends his officers to kidnap them. During the melee, Toulon's wife Elsa is killed, but the puppets fight back and escape with their leader. Toulon creates a new puppet, Six Shooter, models Blade after a Nazi and uses Elsa's essence to create Leech Woman. The army is ready. Body part by body part, revenge will be theirs--Container
Trancers( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A science fiction fantasy adventure set in the year 2247 and the present day. Jack Deth is a defender of justice and Trancer-hunter extraordinaire. Deth's mission in life is to hunt down the members of a psychic cult of zombie-like creatures called Trancers
Curse of the puppet master( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a desperate attempt to duplicate the great Puppet Master's work, Dr. Magrew has been experimenting with his human assistants, destroying lives. Now the deadly puppets' hunger for revenge is the only way to stop the legacy of evil
Puppet master V( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caught between the greedy Dr. Jennings, who seeks to sell their secrets as implements of war, and Sutec, the dark pharoah from another dimension, the half-pint heroes must revive Decapitron and preserve the magic formula which gives them life
Puppet master II( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joined by Torch, the newest member of the sinister troupe, the puppets exhume their beloved creator Toulon and gather the brain matter that keeps them alive. But the Puppet Master has a deadly plan of his own
Puppet master : axis of evil( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the murder of hotel guest Mr. Toulon by Nazi assassins during WWII, young Danny Coogan finds the old man's crate of mysterious puppets and is suddenly thrust into a battle all his own, where together they must stop the axis of evil
20 horror films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

7 nights of darkness: In 2008 six reality television show contestants spent seven nights in an abandoned and haunted asylum. The show never aired but an editor for the network was able to piece together some footage. The prize for staying all seven nights was a share of one million dollars that was to be split amongst any contestants that didn't leave. No prize money was ever awarded
Trancers II : the return of Jack Deth( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once again, Jack Deth must fight against the Trancers, those zombie-like creatures whose mission is murder
Action movies: 4 movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puppet master IV( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The downsized dynamos, led by the head-swapping Decapitron, are put to the test as they go toe-to-toe with their most sinister enemy yet - strange gremlin-like creatures who are out to kill a young scientist and terminate his research
The midnight horror collection. 8 movie pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zombie dearest: Failed comic Gus Lawton must chase his wife across the country to the abandoned farmhouse of her childhood after he pushes her too far. Now, forced to live by her rules, he has to get busy fixing up the old place. In desperation he digs up a zombie who will do anything he asks, at least for now
Trancers I( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to Angel City, 2247. Trooper Jack Deth is wiping out the last disciples of Whistler, who used his psychic power to "trance" those with inferior minds, forcing them to follow his every desire. Though he's been thought dead, he's very much alive ... in the year 1985. Whistler's master plan: kill the ancestors of the City Council. With the Council disbanded, nothing can stop him from controlling the city. And that's where Deth comes in. Jack is sent back in time, inhabiting the body of his ancestor. Just one problem: Whistler's ancestor is a police detective, and he's trancing people in 1985. With the help of a strong-willed punk girl, Lena, Jack must find and protect Hap Ashby, a former baseball pitcher now living on Skid Row, and confront Whistler
Puppet master, when bad puppets turn good ; Puppet master, puppets vs. an all new evil ; Curse of the puppet master, the human experiment( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puppet Master 4: Decapitron leads an attack against a scientist to stop his research. The scientist uses the Puppet Master's puppets to fight back. Puppet Master 5: The puppets battle a demon who has created a puppet of himself to conquer the world. Puppet Master 6: A mad scientist attempts to create a race of evil puppets by transferring real human souls into them
 
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Alternative Names
Amante James 1951-....

Band, Charles 1951-

Band, Charles Robert 1951-

Band, Charlie 1951-

Charles Band Amerikaans filmregisseur

Charles Band produttore cinematografico, regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Charles Band US-amerikanischer Regisseur, Drehbuchautor, Produzent

Чарльз Бенд

Чарльз Бэнд американский режиссёр, сценарист и продюсер

چارلز بند فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

查爾斯·樂隊

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