John Flynn
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1931
Birth Place:
Chicago, IL

Biography

Serving his apprenticeship as a script supervisor for Robert Wise, John Flynn graduated to the director's chair in 1968, when he helmed the bizarre Rod Steiger vehicle The Sergeant. Specializing in gutsy actioners, Flynn served as director for such titles as Rolling Thunder (1977), Defiance (1979), Lock-Up (1989) and Nails (1992). Occasionally, as in the case of The Outfit, he did double duty as...