Karen Black

Born:  July 1, 1939, Park Ridge, Illinois


1960:  The Prime Time

1966:  You’re A Big Boy Now

1969:  Hard Contract, Easy Rider

1970:  Five Easy Pieces  (Oscar Nomination: Best Supporting Actress)

1971:  Drive He Said, A Gunfight, Born To Win

1972:  Cisco Pike, Portnoy’s Complaint

1973:  Little Laura And Big John, The Pyx, The Outfit

1974:  Rhinoceros, The Great Gatsby, Law and Disorder, Airport 1975

1975:  The Day of the Locust, Nashville

1976:  Crime and Passion, Family Plot, Burnt Offerings

1977:  Capricorn One

1978:  The Squeeze, In Praise of Older Women

1979:  The Last Word, Killer Fish

1981:  Separate Ways, Killing Heat, Chanel Solitaire

1982:  Come Back To The Five & Dime Jimmy Dean Jimmy Dean, The Last Horror Film, Miss Right

1983:  Can She Bake A Cherry Pie

1984:  Growing Pains, A Stroke of Genius

1985:  Martin’s Day, Cut and Run, Eternal Evil, Savage Dawn

1986:  Raw Terror, Flight of the Spruce Goose, Invaders From Mars

1987:  It’s Alive III: Island of the Alive, Hostage

1988:  The Invisible Kid, Dixie Lanes, Out of the Dark

1989:  Homer and Eddie, The Legendary Life of Ernest Hemingway

1990:  Overexposed, Twisted Justice, Night Angel, Club Fed, Mirror Mirror, The Children, Fatal Encounter, Evil Spirits

1991:  Caged Fear, Rubin and Ed, Children of the Night, The Roller Blade Seven

1992:  The Player, Tuesday Never Comes, Judgement, Auntie Lee’s Meat Pies, Legend of the Roller Blade Seven, Dead Girls Don’t Tango

1993:  Return of the Roller Blade Seven, Bound and Gagged: A Love Story, The Trust

1994:  Too Bad About Jack

1995:  Plan 10 From Outer Space, The Wacky Adventures of Dr. Boris and Nurse Shirley, Starstruck

1996:  Sister Island, Crimetime, Movies Money Murder, Every Minute Is Goodbye, Dinosaur Valley Girls

1997:  Stir, Conceiving Ada, Dogtown, Men, Modern Rhapsody

1998:  I Woke Up Early The Day I Died, Sugar: The Fall of the West, Bury the Evidence, Malaika, Charades, Light Speed

1999:  The Underground Comedy Movie, Mascara, Paradise Cove

2000:  Fallen Arches, Red Dirt, Oliver Twisted, Inviati Speciali

2001:  The Donor, Hard Luck, Gypsy 83, Soulkeeper

2002:  Teknolust, A Light In The Darkness, Curse of the Forty-Niner

2003:  Buttleman, House of 1000 Corpses, Paris, Summer Solstice

2004:  America Brown

2005:  Dr. Rage, Crazy For Love, Carma, Firecracker

2006:  Whitepaddy, Hollywood Dreams, Read You Like A Book

2007:  Suffering Man’s Charity, One Long Night

2008:  Contamination, Watercolors, The Blue Tooth Virgin, A Single Woman

2009:  Irene In Time, Repo Chick, Stuck!, Double Duty

2010:  Nothing Special

2011:  Some Guy Who Kills People, Letters From The Big Man, Maria My Love

2012:  Mommy’s Little Monster, Vacationland, Dark Blood

2013:  Ooga Booga, She Loves Me Not

2015:  Wild In Blue


Died:  August 8, 2013, Los Angeles, California