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George Melford

Actor / Film Director / Screenwriter / Film Producer | * 02/17/1877 († 84, 04/25/1961) | Rochester, New York (United States of America (USA))
George H. Melford (born George Henry Knauff, February 19, 1877 – April 25, 1961) was an American stage and film actor, director, producer, and screenwriter. Often taken for granted as a director today, the stalwart Melford's name by the 1920s was, like Cecil B. DeMille's, appearing in big bold letters above the title of his films. ()

George H. Melford was an American stage and film actor, director, producer, and screenwriter.

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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Romance / Love | Western

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Movies with George Melford as Actor(37)

as Hebrew at Golden Calf / Nobleman1956 The Ten Commandments
as Priest1954 The Egyptian
as Bailiff (Uncredited)1953 A Blueprint for Murder
as Prison Board Member1945 Circumstantial Evidence
as Mr. Spencer (uncredited)1945 A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
as Guard in Library (uncredited)1943 Quiet Please, Murder
as Mr. Sloan1943 Dixie Dugan
as Hardin1942 Lone Star Ranger
as Zineschwich1942 That Other Woman
as Dr. Thomas1942 Valley of the Sun
as Ship's Doctor1942 Blue, White, and Perfect
as Preacher1941 Belle Starr
as Colonel Lodge1941 Robbers of the Range
as Eldridge1941 Golden Hoofs
as Party Guest (uncredited)1941 The Lady Eve
as Train Conductor1941 Flying Cadets
as Banker in Park1941 Pacific Blackout
as Bartender1940 Buck Benny Rides Again
as Senior Senator1940 The Great McGinty
as Trader1940 Safari
as Brian the Bailiff (uncredited)1940 Remember the Night
as John Taylor1940 Brigham Young
as Greasewood Sheriff-Elect on Train1940 My Little Chickadee
as Landlord1939 Rulers of the Sea
as Bank Manager1939 The Family Next Door
as Second Man (voice)1939 The Light That Failed
as Bank President Wales1939 Ambush
as Dugan1939 Too Busy to Work
as himself1922 A Trip to Paramountown
as Tom Benton1911 Slim Jim's Last Chance

Movies with George Melford as Crew(51)

Directing/Director1937 Jungle Menace
Writing/Screenplay1937 Jungle Menace
Directing/Director1935 East of Java
Directing/Director1933 Playthings of Desire
Directing/Director1933 Man Of Action
Directing/Director1933 The Dude Bandit
Directing/Director1933 The Eleventh Commandment
Directing/Director1932 Officer Thirteen
Directing/Director1932 The Cowboy Counsellor
Directing/Director1932 The Penal Code
Directing/Director1932 A Scarlet Week-End
Directing/Director1931 Drácula
Directing/Director1931 Homicide Squad
Directing/Director1931 East of Borneo
Production/Producer1931 East of Borneo
Directing/Director1931 The Viking
Directing/Director1930 The Will of the Dead Man
Directing/Director1930 Oriente es Occidente
Directing/Director1929 The Charlatan
Directing/Director1929 Love In The Desert
Production/Producer1929 Love In The Desert
Directing/Director1928 Freedom of the Press
Directing/Director1927 A Man's Past
Directing/Director1926 Going Crooked
Directing/Director1926 The Flame of the Yukon
Directing/Director1925 Without Mercy
Directing/Director1924 Tiger Love
Directing/Director1923 Java Head
Directing/Director1923 You Can't Fool Your Wife
Directing/Director1923 The Light That Failed
Directing/Director1922 Moran of the Lady Letty
Production/Producer1922 Moran of the Lady Letty
Directing/Director1921 The Sheik
Directing/Director1920 The Sea Wolf
Directing/Director1920 The Round-Up
Directing/Director1919 A Sporting Chance
Directing/Director1919 Everywoman
Directing/Director1918 Hidden Pearls
Directing/Director1918 The City of Dim Faces
Directing/Director1918 The Bravest Way
Directing/Director1917 The Call of the East
Directing/Director1917 The Cost of Hatred
Directing/Director1917 The Evil Eye
Directing/Director1916 The Years of the Locust
Directing/Director1916 Tennessee's Pardner
Directing/Director1915 Out of the Darkness
Directing/Director1915 Young Romance
Production/Producer1915 Young Romance
Directing/Director1915 The Unknown
Directing/Director1915 The Woman
Directing/Director1913 The Invaders

Full Name: George Melford
Born: Saturday, 02/17 1877 (February) in Rochester, New York (United States of America (USA))
Died: Tuesday, 04/25 1961 (April) in Hollywood (aged: 84)
Zodiac sign: Aquarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Ox)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Spouses (current/former): Diana Miller
George Melford frequently works together with these people:
Tom Forman (9x, Crew)
Hans Dreier (8x, Crew)
Preston Sturges (8x, Crew)
Mae Marsh (8x, Actress)
Thomas Little (8x, Crew)
Pat O'Malley (8x, Actor)
Edith Head (7x, Crew)
Walter Long (7x, Actor)
Byron Foulger (6x, Actor)
Raymond Hatton (6x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:552117, Added: 10/10/2018, Last updated: 11/08/2021