Irwin Allen (June 12, 1916 – November 2, 1991) was an American television, documentary and film director and producer with a varied career who became known as the “Master of Disaster” for his work in the disaster film genre.
- Where Danger Lives (1950), starring Robert Mitchum
- Double Dynamite (1951), starring Jane Russell, Groucho Marx, and Frank Sinatra
- A Girl in Every Port (1952), starring Groucho Marx and William Bendix
- The Sea Around Us (1953), directorial debut
- Dangerous Mission (1954), in 3D, and starring Victor Mature, William Bendix, Piper Laurie and Vincent Price
- The Animal World (1956), director
- The Story of Mankind (1957), starring the Marx Brothers, Ronald Colman, Hedy Lamarr, Vincent Price and Dennis Hopper
- The Big Circus (1959), starring Victor Mature, Red Buttons, Peter Lorre and Vincent Price
- Flood! (TV movie, 1976), starring Robert Culp, Barbara Hershey, Richard Bashart, and Roddy McDowell
- Fire! (TV movie, 1977), starring Ernest Borgnine, Alex Cord, Donna Mills, and Erik Estrada
- Viva Knievel! (1977), starring Evel Knievel, Gene Kelly and Lauren Hutton
- The Return of Captain Nemo (TV miniseries, and film, 1978), starring José Ferrer, Burgess Meredith, and Mel Ferrer
- The Swarm (1978), starring Michael Caine, Richard Widmark, Richard Chamberlain, Olivia de Havilland, José Ferrer, and Henry Fonda.
- Hanging by a Thread (TV movie, 1979), starring Sam Groom
- Beyond the Poseidon Adventure (1979), starring Michael Caine, Telly Savalas, and Sally Field
- When Time Ran Out (1980), starring Paul Newman, Jacqueline Bisset, William Holden, Ernest Borgnine, Red Buttons, Burgess Meredith, Pat Morita, and Barbara Carrera.
- The Night the Bridge Fell Down (TV movie, 1983), starring James MacArthur, Desi Arnaz Jr, and Leslie Nielsen
- Cave-In! (TV movie, 1983), starring Dennis Cole, Susan Sullivan, Leslie Nielsen, and Ray Milland
20th Century Fox
- The Lost World (1960), starring Claude Rains, David Hedison, Fernando Lamas, Jill St John, and Michael Rennie
- Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961), starring Walter Pidgeon, Robert Sterling, Peter Lorre, Joan Fontaine, Barbara Eden, Michael Ansara, and Frankie Avalon
- Five Weeks in a Balloon (1962), starring Red Buttons, Fabian, Barbara Eden, Cedric Hardwicke, Peter Lorre, and Barbara Luna.
- The Poseidon Adventure (1972), starring Gene Hackman, Ernest Borgnine, Jack Albertson, Shelley Winters, and Red Buttons.
- The Towering Inferno (1974), starring Paul Newman and Steve McQueen
- Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1964-1968), starring Richard Basehart and David Hedison
- Lost in Space (1965-1968), starring June Lockhart, Billy Mumy, and Jonathan Harris
- The Time Tunnel (1966-1967), starring James Darren, Robert Colbert, Whit Bissell, and Lee Meriweather
- Land of the Giants (1968-1970)
- Man from the 25th Century (TV short, 1968), starring James Darren
- City Beneath the Sea (TV movie, 1971), starring Stuart Whitman, Robert Colbert, Robert Wagner, and Richard Basehart
- Adventures of the Queen (TV movie, 1975), starring Robert Stack and David Hedison
- The Swiss Family Robinson (1975-1976)
- Time Travelers (TV film, 1976), starring Sam Groom and Richard Basehart
- Code Red (TV series, 1981-1982), starring Lorne Greene and Sam J Jones
- Alice in Wonderland (TV miniseries, 1985), starring Red Buttons, Anthony Newley, Roddy McDowall, Pat Morita, and Robert Morley