Charles B. Pierce
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1938
Birth Place:
Hammond, IN

Biography

Charles B. Pierce is one of the more gifted purveyors of "regionals"--inexpensive films, usually horrific in nature, aimed at small-town or rural audiences in the Southeast and Southwest. Pierce's first significant success was as producer/director of 1972's Legend of Boggy Creek. He went on to such low-budget, high-grossing efforts as Winterhawk (1975), The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1977),...