Roger Corman, the pope of pop cinema who revealed the best | EUROtoday

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SNicknamed The Pope of Pop Cinema, Roger Corman was probably the most lively creator of B and even Z sequence. The king of exploitation movies! Always on the fringes of the Hollywood system, this autodidact has loudly asserted his independence. Producer of small- and medium-budget movies, this Stakhanovist with an exceptionally lengthy profession has typically hung out with the naughty and the bis cinema. However, this affable and chic man was a positive scholar. A cultured man, obsessed with psychoanalysis. He died on Thursday May 9 on the age of 98.

Today, all of Hollywood, from probably the most modest artisans to the superstars of the occupation, mourn this godfather of impartial American cinema who launched the careers of Francis Ford Coppola, Martin Scorsese, Joe Dante, Jonathan…