April 5, 2021

This Day in Halloween: Iconic low-budget director Roger Corman is born in Detroit, Michigan in 1926. / Illustration by Mikayla Webb.

Director Roger Corman is born in Detroit, Michigan in 1926. The iconic B-movie producer/director has over 400 credits to his resume, including horror, action, and westerns including “Little Shop of Horrors,” “Death Race 2000” and a series of films based on stories from Edgar Allan Poe, several of which featured Vincent Price.