Who directed The Terror (1963)? December 11, 2011 by Pamela Landy · Filed Under: Movies Only Roger Corman was billed as director for The Terror, but several uncredited “assistants” helped out. Francis Ford Coppola, Monte Hellman, Jack Hill, Dennis Jacob, and Jack Nicholson assisted with directing the 1963 movie. Related PostsWho directed Around the World in 80 Days (1956)?How many people directed Casino Royale (1967)?What was the first movie Gene Wilder directed?Who directed Airplane! (1980) and how were the directors related?What was the first movie directed by Steven Spielberg associate Frank Marshall?