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Charles B. Pierce

  • Birth 16 Jun 1938 Hammond, Lake County, Indiana, USA
  • Death 5 Mar 2010 Dover, Stewart County, Tennessee, USA
  • Burial Dover, Stewart County, Tennessee, USA
  • Memorial ID 49384564

American film director. Best known for "The Legend of Boggy Creek" and "The Town That Dreaded Sundown," the former being a major influence for "The Blair Witch Project" decades later. One of the first independent film producers, and also was a director, writer and actor. Other films include "Winterhawk," "The Winds of Autumn," "Grayeagle," "The Norseman," "The Evictors" and "Sacred Ground." He coined the phrase, "Go ahead, make my day," as screenwriter for the Clint Eastwood film "Sudden Impact."

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  • Originally Created by: John Andrew Prime
  • Added: 7 Mar 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 49384564
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charles B. Pierce (16 Jun 1938–5 Mar 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49384564, citing Stewart County Memorial Gardens, Dover, Stewart County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .