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Edward Davis Wood, Jr.


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Edward Davis "Ed" Wood, Jr. (October 10, 1924 – December 10, 1978) was an American screenwriter, director, producer, actor, author, and film editor.

In the 1950s, Wood made a number of low-budget genre films. In the 1960s and 1970s, he made sexploitation movies and wrote over 80 pulp crime, horror, and sex novels. In 1980 he was posthumously awarded a Golden Turkey Award as Worst ... more »

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  • ''One is always considered mad, when one discovers something that others cannot grasp.''
    Edward D. Wood, Jr. (1922-1978), U.S. director,screenwriter. Edward D. Wood, Jr.. Dr. Eric Vornoff (Bela Lugosi), Bride of the Monster, explaining his...
  • Home? I have no home. Hunted, despised, living like an animal. The jungle is my home. But I will show the world that I can be its master. I will perfect my own race of people, a race of atomic superme...
    Edward D. Wood, Jr. (1922-1978), U.S. director,screenwriter. Edward D. Wood, Jr.. Dr. Eric Vornoff (Bela Lugosi), Bride of the Monster, reacting to Dr...
  • ''You know, it's an interesting thing when you consider. The Earth people who can think are so frightened by those who cannot: the dead.''
    Edward D. Wood, Jr. (1922-1978), U.S. director,screenwriter. Edward D. Wood, Jr.. Eros (Dudley Manlove), Plan 9 From Outer Space, talking to Tanna on ...
  • ''Do you still believe it impossible we exist? You didn't actually think you were the only inhabited planet in the universe. How can any race be so stupid?''
    Edward D. Wood, Jr. (1922-1978), U.S. director,screenwriter. Edward D. Wood, Jr.. Eros (Dudley Manlove), Plan 9 From Outer Space, on the tape recordin...
  • ''I'll tell you one thing. If a little green man pops out at me I'm shooting first and asking questions later.''
    Edward D. Wood, Jr. (1922-1978), U.S. director,screenwriter. Edward D. Wood, Jr.. Jeff Trent (Gregory Walcott), Plan 9 From Outer Space, as they prepa...
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