Menahem Golan

Producer, Executive, Director
Energetic, prolific figure who with cousin Yoram Globus produced over 150 movies in a partnership dating back to the early 1960s.
Born: 05/30/1929 in Israel

Filmography

Producer (193)

Crime and Punishment 2014 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Return From India 2014 (Movie)

(Producer)

After Sex 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Death Wish V: The Face of Death 1994 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Le Soulier de Satin 1994 (Movie)

(Producer)

Dead Center 1993 (Movie)

(Producer)

Deadly Heroes 1993 (Movie)

(Producer)

Deathfight 1993 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Silent Victim 1993 (Movie)

(Producer)

Teenage Bonnie and Klepto Clyde 1993 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Hit the Dutchman 1992 (Movie)

(Producer)

Invaders 1992 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Killer Instinct 1992 (Movie)

(Producer)

Midnight Witness 1992 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Prison Planet 1992 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Dance Macabre 1991 (Movie)

(Producer)

Desert Kickboxer 1991 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Finest Hour 1991 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Killing Streets 1991 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Three Days to a Kill 1991 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Bullseye! 1990 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Captain America 1990 (Movie)

(Producer)

Hameuad 1990 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Mack the Knife 1990 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Night of the Living Dead 1990 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Street Hunter 1990 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Black Cat 1990 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Fifth Monkey 1990 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Forbidden Dance 1990 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Masque of the Red Death 1990 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Bad Jim 1989 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Cyborg 1989 (Movie)

(Producer)

D.C. Follies 1987 - 1989 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Kinjite 1989 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Manifesto 1989 (Movie)

(Producer)

Sinbad of the Seven Seas 1989 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Phantom of the Opera 1989 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Rose Garden 1989 (Movie)

(Producer)

A Cry in the Dark 1988 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Alien From L.A. 1988 (Movie)

(Producer)

Appointment With Death 1988 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Bloodsport 1988 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Braddock: Missing in Action III 1988 (Movie)

(Producer)

Business As Usual 1988 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Doin' Time on Planet Earth 1988 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Freedom Fighter 1988 (Movie)

(Producer)

Going Bananas 1988 (Movie)

(Producer)

Hanna's War 1988 (Movie)

(Producer)

Haunted Summer 1988 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Hero and the Terror 1988 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Journey to the Center of the Earth 1988 (Movie)

(Producer)

King Lear 1988 (Movie)

(Producer)

Messenger of Death 1988 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Powaqqatsi 1988 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Puss in Boots 1988 (Movie)

(Producer)

Salsa 1988 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Kitchen Toto 1988 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Young Love: Lemon Popsicle VII 1988 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

American Ninja 2 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Assassination 1987 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Barfly 1987 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Beauty and the Beast 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Dancers 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Death Wish 4: The Crackdown 1987 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Down Twisted 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Gor 1987 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Mascara 1987 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Masters of the Universe 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Number One With a Bullet 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Over the Top 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Red Riding Hood 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Rumpelstiltskin 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Shy People 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Sleeping Beauty 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Snow White 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Street Smart 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Superman IV: the Quest for Peace 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Surrender 1987 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Barbarians 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Emperor's New Clothes 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Hanoi Hilton 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Tough Guys Don't Dance 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Under Cover 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

52 Pick-Up 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

America 3000 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Avenging Force 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Cobra 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Dangerously Close 1986 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Duet For One 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Dumb Dicks 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Dutch Treat 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Firewalker 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Hansel and Gretel 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Interno Berlinese 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Invaders From Mars 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Lightning - The White Stallion 1986 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Murphy's Law 1986 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Otello 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

P.O.W. the Escape 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Salome 1986 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Delta Force 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Naked Cage 1986 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Part 2 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Too Much 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

American Ninja 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Breakin' 2 Electric Boogaloo 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Death Wish 3 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Field of Honor 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Fool For Love 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Grace Quigley 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Hashigaon Hagadol 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Hot Chili 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Hot Resort 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Invasion U.S.A. 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

K'fafoth 1985 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

King Solomon's Mines 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Lifeforce 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Malkat Hakita 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Maria's Lovers 1985 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Mata Hari 1985 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Missing in Action 2 - The Beginning 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Ordeal By Innocence 1985 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Rappin' 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Runaway Train 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Ambassador 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Assisi Underground 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Naked Face 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Thunder Alley 1985 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

War and Love 1985 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Bolero 1984 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Breakin' 1984 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Exterminator 2 1984 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Hame'ahev 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

Hareemu Ohgen 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

Love Streams 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

Making the Grade 1984 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Missing in Action 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

Ninja III - The Domination 1984 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Over the Brooklyn Bridge 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

Sahara 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

10 to Midnight 1983 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Deja Vu 1983 (Movie)

(Producer)

Revenge of the Ninja 1983 (Movie)

(Producer)

Body and Soul 1982 (Movie)

(Producer)

Death Wish II 1982 (Movie)

(Producer)

Hercules 1982 (Movie)

(Producer)

House of the Long Shadows 1982 (Movie)

(Producer)

Lady Chatterley's Lover 1982 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Roman Zair 1982 (Movie)

(Producer)

That Championship Season 1982 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Wicked Lady 1982 (Movie)

(Producer)

El Tesora de las Cuatro Coronas 1981 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Nana 1981 (Movie)

(Producer)

New Year's Evil 1981 (Movie)

(Producer)

Sapiches 1981 (Movie)

(Producer)

Seed of Innocence 1981 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Last American Virgin 1981 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Seven Magnificent Gladiators 1981 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Shifshuf Naim 1980 (Movie)

(Producer)

Dr. Heckyl & Mr. Hype 1979 (Movie)

(Producer)

Hospital Massacre 1979 (Movie)

(Producer)

Schizoid 1979 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Apple 1979 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Godsend 1979 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Happy Hooker Goes Hollywood 1979 (Movie)

(Producer)

Imi Hageneralit 1978 (Movie)

(Producer)

Incoming Freshmen 1978 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Nissuim Nosach Tel Aviv 1978 (Movie)

(Producer)

Sam's Song 1978 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Magician of Lublin 1978 (Movie)

(Producer)

Yotzim Kavua 1978 (Movie)

(Producer)

Cheerleaders' Beach Party 1977 (Movie)

(Producer)

Entebbe: Operation Thunderbolt 1977 (Movie)

(Producer)

Kid Vengeance 1976 (Movie)

(Producer)

Diamonds 1975 (Movie)

(Producer)

Lepke 1975 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Jaws of Death 1975 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Passover Plot 1975 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The No Mercy Man 1974 (Movie)

(Producer)

Kazablan 1973 (Movie)

(Producer)

Abu el Banat 1972 (Movie)

(Producer)

The House on Chelouche Street 1972 (Movie)

(Producer)

Ani Ohev Otach Rosa 1971 (Movie)

(Producer)

Cauldron of Blood 1971 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Habricha el Hashemesh 1971 (Movie)

(Producer)

Jump 1970 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Policeman 1970 (Movie)

(Producer)

Guess What We Learned in School Today? 1969 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Sallah Shabati 1965 (Movie)

(Producer)
Director (23)

Crime and Punishment 2014 (Movie)

(Director)

Louisa and the Jackpot 2014 (Movie)

(Director)

Armstrong 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Director

The Versace Murder 1997 (Movie)

(Director)

Deadly Heroes 1993 (Movie)

(Director)

Silent Victim 1993 (Movie)

(Director)

Hit the Dutchman 1992 (Movie)

(Director)

Mack the Knife 1990 (Movie)

(Director)

Hanna's War 1988 (Movie)

(Director)

Over the Top 1987 (Movie)

(Director)

The Delta Force 1986 (Movie)

(Director)

Over the Brooklyn Bridge 1984 (Movie)

(Director)

Enter the Ninja 1980 (Movie)

(Director)

The Apple 1979 (Movie)

(Director)

The Magician of Lublin 1978 (Movie)

(Director)

Entebbe: Operation Thunderbolt 1977 (Movie)

(Director)

Uranium Conspiracy 1977 (Movie)

(Director)

Diamonds 1975 (Movie)

(Director)

Lepke 1975 (Movie)

(Director)

Kazablan 1973 (Movie)

(Director)

Habricha el Hashemesh 1971 (Movie)

(Director)

The Policeman 1970 (Movie)

(Director)

Malkat Hakvish 1969 (Movie)

(Director)
Writer (19)

The Versace Murder 1997 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Hit the Dutchman 1992 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Delta Force II 1990 (Movie)

(Characters as Source Material)

Delta Force II 1990 (Movie)

(From Story)

Mack the Knife 1990 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Forbidden Dance 1990 (Movie)

(From Story)

Going Bananas 1988 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Hanna's War 1988 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Delta Force 1986 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Hashigaon Hagadol 1985 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Sahara 1984 (Movie)

(From Story)

The Apple 1979 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Magician of Lublin 1978 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Diamonds 1975 (Movie)

(From Story)

Diamonds 1975 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Kazablan 1973 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Habricha el Hashemesh 1971 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Policeman 1970 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Malkat Hakvish 1969 (Movie)

(Screenplay)
Actor (5)

Devarim 1994 (Movie)

Nelo (Actor)

Dead Center 1993 (Movie)

(cameo appearance) (Actor)

Hit the Dutchman 1992 (Movie)

Hymie Weinstock (Actor)

Die Papierene Brucke 1987 (Movie)

(Actor)
Music (1)

The Forbidden Dance 1990 (Movie)

("Lambada - El Baile Prohibido") (Song)

Biography

Energetic, prolific figure who with cousin Yoram Globus produced over 150 movies in a partnership dating back to the early 1960s.

Relationships

Yoram Globus

Cousin

EDUCATION

Bristol Old Vic Theatre School

studied with Michael Saint Denis

City College of New York

New York , New York

Habimah Theater

apprenticeship as assistant director

London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art

Milestones

1989

In March left Cannon Group to become chairman of the board and chief executive officer of 21st Century Film Corporation

1989

Produced first film as chairman of 21st Century, "Bad Jim"

1988

TV producing debut, "D.C. Follies"

1979

Moved to Hollywood with Globus; took over Cannon Group, Inc. with Globus, serving as senior executive vice-president

1975

First Golan-Globus film produced for a major Hollywood studio (Warner Bros), "Lepke"

1969

Wrote first screenplay, "Highway Queen"; first film produced by Noah Films

1963

Returned to Israel; directed first film, "El Dorado" (also producer)

Began career as theater director in Israel

Worked as assistant to Roger Corman

Became chairman of the board of Cannon Entertainment, Inc, in addition to his post in the Cannon Group, Inc

Changed career focus to film in early 1960s

Moved to New York

Served as one of first pilots of Israeli Air Force

Co-founded Noah Films with cousin, Yoram Globus

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