José Mojica Marins

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Birthday
13, 1936
Birthplace
Brazil
DEATH DATE
Feb 19, 2020 (83)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
13, 1936
Birthplace
Brazil
DEATH DATE
Feb 19, 2020 (83)

About

Also known as Coffin Joe, he was a popular director of exploitation films like At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul.

Before Fame

He was born in Sao Paolo and lived in a flat above a movie theater.

Trivia

He hosted The Show From the Other World, a half-hour program featuring short horror films.

Family Life

He was born to Antonio Marins, who owned a local cinema.

Associated With

He and writer/director Albert Zugsmith were two of the pioneers of the exploitation genre.