Marcus Nispel

Marcus Nispel (born May 26, 1963) is a German feature film director as well as producer and a director of television commercials and music videos. Many of his films have been remakes and contain extreme graphic violence.

Pathfinder (2007)

A Viking boy is left behind after his clan battles a Native American tribe. Raised within the tribe, he ultimately becomes their savior in a fight against the Norsemen.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Nispel
CAST:  Karl Urban  •  Moon Bloodgood  •  Russell Means  •  Clancy Brown

A Viking boy is left behind after his clan battles a Native American tribe. Raised within the tribe, he ultimately becomes their savior in a fight against the Norsemen.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Nispel
CAST:  Karl Urban  •  Moon Bloodgood  •  Russell Means  •  Clancy Brown

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003)

Dark

After picking up a traumatized young hitchhiker, five friends find themselves stalked and hunted by a deformed chainsaw-wielding killer and his family of equally psychopathic killers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Nispel
CAST:  Jessica Biel  •  Jonathan Tucker  •  Erica Leerhsen  •  Mike Vogel

After picking up a traumatized young hitchhiker, five friends find themselves stalked and hunted by a deformed chainsaw-wielding killer and his family of equally psychopathic killers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Nispel
CAST:  Jessica Biel  •  Jonathan Tucker  •  Erica Leerhsen  •  Mike Vogel

Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th (2013)

Taking inspiration from Peter M. Bracke's definitive book of the same name, this seven-hour documentary dives into the making of all twelve Friday the 13th films, with all-new interviews from cast and crew.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Farrands
CAST:  Corey Feldman  •  Robert Englund  •  Sean S. Cunningham  •  Kane Hodder

Taking inspiration from Peter M. Bracke's definitive book of the same name, this seven-hour documentary dives into the making of all twelve Friday the 13th films, with all-new interviews from cast and crew.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Farrands
CAST:  Corey Feldman  •  Robert Englund  •  Sean S. Cunningham  •  Kane Hodder

Exeter (2015)

During an all-night, drug-fueled party at an abandoned asylum known for the horrific treatment of its patients, a group of ordinary teens decide to experiment with the occult, mysteriously leading to a violent possession. In an effort to find help, the group rushes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Nispel
CAST:  Stephen Lang  •  Gage Golightly  •  Brittany Curran  •  Kevin Chapman

During an all-night, drug-fueled party at an abandoned asylum known for the horrific treatment of its patients, a group of ordinary teens decide to experiment with the occult, mysteriously leading to a violent possession. In an effort to find help, the group rushes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Nispel
CAST:  Stephen Lang  •  Gage Golightly  •  Brittany Curran  •  Kevin Chapman

Conan the Barbarian (2011)

A quest that begins as a personal vendetta for the fierce Cimmerian warrior soon turns into an epic battle against hulking rivals, horrific monsters, and impossible odds, as Conan (Jason Momoa) realizes he is the only hope of saving the great nations of Hyboria ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Nispel
CAST:  Jason Momoa  •  Rose McGowan  •  Rachel Nichols  •  Ron Perlman

A quest that begins as a personal vendetta for the fierce Cimmerian warrior soon turns into an epic battle against hulking rivals, horrific monsters, and impossible odds, as Conan (Jason Momoa) realizes he is the only hope of saving the great nations of Hyboria ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Nispel
CAST:  Jason Momoa  •  Rose McGowan  •  Rachel Nichols  •  Ron Perlman

Friday the 13th (2009)

A group of young adults visit a boarded up campsite named Crystal Lake where they soon encounter the mysterious Jason Voorhees and his deadly intentions.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Nispel
CAST:  Derek Mears  •  Jared Padalecki  •  Danielle Panabaker  •  Amanda Righetti

A group of young adults visit a boarded up campsite named Crystal Lake where they soon encounter the mysterious Jason Voorhees and his deadly intentions.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Nispel
CAST:  Derek Mears  •  Jared Padalecki  •  Danielle Panabaker  •  Amanda Righetti

Frankenstein (2004)

An investigation into a serial killer leads two detectives to discover that Dr. Frankenstein and his creature are still alive after two centuries of genetic experiments.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Nispel
CAST:  Parker Posey  •  Vincent Perez  •  Thomas Kretschmann  •  Adam Goldberg

An investigation into a serial killer leads two detectives to discover that Dr. Frankenstein and his creature are still alive after two centuries of genetic experiments.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Nispel
CAST:  Parker Posey  •  Vincent Perez  •  Thomas Kretschmann  •  Adam Goldberg

Dame (1996)

There's Luis Miguel, unshaven, looking haggard, wearing a suit in the middle of the Mojave. He's not all that toned, he's just a guy: An hombre, not a muchacho anymore.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Nispel
CAST:  Luis Miguel

There's Luis Miguel, unshaven, looking haggard, wearing a suit in the middle of the Mojave. He's not all that toned, he's just a guy: An hombre, not a muchacho anymore.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Nispel
CAST:  Luis Miguel

Chainsaw Redux: Making a Massacre (2004)

Feature length documentary about the making of the film featuring interviews with producer Michael Bay, director Marcus Nispel, executive producers Brad Fuller and Andrew Form, screenwriter Scott Kosar, and the cast and crew.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeffrey Schwarz
CAST:  Jessica Biel  •  Jonathan Tucker  •  Erica Leerhsen  •  Mike Vogel

Feature length documentary about the making of the film featuring interviews with producer Michael Bay, director Marcus Nispel, executive producers Brad Fuller and Andrew Form, screenwriter Scott Kosar, and the cast and crew.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeffrey Schwarz
CAST:  Jessica Biel  •  Jonathan Tucker  •  Erica Leerhsen  •  Mike Vogel

Mylene Farmer: Music Videos II & III (2001)

Includes videos of Mylène Farmer made ​​by Laurent Boutonnat, Luc Besson, Abel Ferrara and Marcus Nispel.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Luc Besson  •  Abel Ferrara  •  Marcus Nispel  •  Laurent Boutonnat
CAST:  Mylène Farmer

Includes videos of Mylène Farmer made ​​by Laurent Boutonnat, Luc Besson, Abel Ferrara and Marcus Nispel.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Luc Besson  •  Abel Ferrara  •  Marcus Nispel  •  Laurent Boutonnat
CAST:  Mylène Farmer

Janet Jackson: Design of a Decade 1986/1996 (1995)

A compilation of music videos from pop singer Janet Jackson.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonathan Dayton  •  Valerie Faris  •  Brian Jones  •  Julien Temple  •  Wayne Isham  •  Marcus Nispel  •  Mary Lambert  •  Dominic Sena  •  Rene Elizondo  •  Herb Ritts  •  Piers Ashworth  •  Peter Smillie  •  Yuri Elizondo
CAST:  Janet Jackson

A compilation of music videos from pop singer Janet Jackson.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonathan Dayton  •  Valerie Faris  •  Brian Jones  •  Julien Temple  •  Wayne Isham  •  Marcus Nispel  •  Mary Lambert  •  Dominic Sena  •  Rene Elizondo  •  Herb Ritts  •  Piers Ashworth  •  Peter Smillie  •  Yuri Elizondo
CAST:  Janet Jackson

Mylène Farmer: XXL (1995)

Short film directed by Marcus Nispel  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Nispel
CAST:  Mylène Farmer

Short film directed by Marcus Nispel  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Nispel
CAST:  Mylène Farmer