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Bert Ira Gordon (born 1922) is an American BMovie director probably best known as "The King of the Giant Monster Movie", alongside his wife Flora, from 1955-1990. Gordon is still alive and living in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

Eight of his 21 films ended up on ''Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000''; the most from any one director.

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!!Films by Bert I. Gordon include the following: those featured in ''MST3K'' are labelled.
* ''Film/TheAmazingColossalMan'' and ''Film/WarOfTheColossalBeast'' (MST3K)
* ''Film/AttackOfThePuppetPeople'' (Not done on MST3K, but was later done on Podcast/{{Rifftrax}})
* ''Film/BeginningOfTheEnd'' (MST3K)
* ''Film/TheCyclops'' (MST3K)
* ''Film/EarthVsTheSpider'' (MST3K)
* ''Film/TheFoodOfTheGods'' (MST3K)
* ''Film/KingDinosaur'' (MST3K)
* ''Film/TheMagicSword'' (MST3K)
* ''Film/{{Tormented}}'' (MST3K)
* ''Film/VillageOfTheGiants'' (MST3K)


!!Gordon's films provide examples of:
* AttackOfThe50FootWhatever
* BMovie
* NuclearNasty
* SignificantMonogram: His initials spell out '''B.I.G''', appropriate for someone who specializes in giant monster movies. Bert was well aware of this an exploited it every chance he got.
* SoBadItsGood
* SpecialEffectsFailure: Particularly his use of using live creepy crawlies blown up to massive size via rear projection. The best example in ''Film/BeginningOfTheEnd'' has a grasshopper basically falling off a postcard.
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