Lewis R. Foster

Crew | * 08/05/1898 († 75, 06/10/1974) | Brookfield, Missouri, USA
Lewis R. Foster (August 5, 1898 – June 10, 1974) was an American screenwriter, film/television director, and film/television producer. He directed and wrote over one hundred films and television series between 1926 and 1960. ()
Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Western

Known for these Movies & Shows

Awards & Nominations for Lewis R. Foster

Academy Award for Best Story Academy Award for Best Story Academy Award for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay

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Movies with Lewis R. Foster as Actor(1)

Movies with Lewis R. Foster as Crew(74)

Directing/Director1958 The Sign of Zorro
Directing/Director1958 Tonka
Writing/Screenplay1958 Tonka
Directing/Director1956 Dakota Incident
Directing/Director1956 The Bold and the Brave
Directing/Director1955 Top Of The World
Directing/Director1955 Crashout
Writing/Writer1955 Crashout
Directing/Director1953 Those Redheads from Seattle
Writing/Screenplay1953 Those Redheads from Seattle
Directing/Director1953 Jamaica Run
Writing/Writer1953 Jamaica Run
Directing/Director1953 Tropic Zone
Writing/Screenplay1953 Tropic Zone
Writing/Screenplay1952 The Blazing Forest
Directing/Director1952 Hong Kong
Writing/Story1952 Hong Kong
Directing/Director1951 Crosswinds
Writing/Writer1951 Crosswinds
Directing/Director1951 The Last Outpost
Directing/Director1951 Passage West
Writing/Screenplay1951 Passage West
Directing/Director1950 Captain China
Writing/Writer1950 Captain China
Directing/Director1950 The Eagle and the Hawk
Writing/Writer1950 The Eagle and the Hawk
Writing/Screenplay1949 Special Agent
Directing/Director1949 Manhandled
Writing/Screenplay1949 Manhandled
Directing/Director1949 El Paso
Writing/Screenplay1949 El Paso
Directing/Director1949 The Lucky Stiff
Writing/Screenplay1947 I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now
Writing/Adaptation1946 Never Say Goodbye
Writing/Idea1944 It Happened Tomorrow
Writing/Screenplay1944 Can't Help Singing
Writing/Screenplay1943 The More the Merrier
Writing/Screenplay1943 Hers to Hold
Writing/Screenplay1943 Alaska Highway
Writing/Screenplay1942 The Mayor of 44th Street
Writing/Screenplay1941 Adventure in Washington
Writing/Writer1940 Golden Gloves
Writing/Screenplay1940 The Farmer's Daughter
Writing/Screenplay1939 Some Like It Hot
Writing/Writer1939 Sudden Money
Writing/Screenplay1939 Night Work
Writing/Writer1938 Illegal Traffic
Writing/Screenplay1938 Sons of the Legion
Writing/Story1938 Sons of the Legion
Writing/Writer1938 Tom Sawyer, Detective
Directing/Director1937 Armored Car
Writing/Writer1937 Armored Car
Directing/Director1937 She's Dangerous
Directing/Director1937 The Man Who Cried Wolf
Writing/Adaptation1936 The Magnificent Brute
Directing/Director1936 Love Letters Of A Star
Writing/Screenplay1936 Love Letters Of A Star
Writing/Writer1934 Eight Girls in a Boat
Writing/Writer1933 Cheating Blondes
Writing/Writer1932 Dream House
Writing/Writer1931 The All-American Kickback
Directing/Director1931 Blondes Prefer Bonds
Directing/Director1931 Second Hand Kisses
Directing/Director1929 Hotter Than Hot
Directing/Director1929 Movie Night
Directing/Director1929 Angora Love
Directing/Director1929 Unaccustomed As We Are
Writing/Story1929 Wrong Again
Directing/Assistant Director1929 Wrong Again
Directing/Director1929 Berth Marks
Directing/Director1929 Bacon Grabbers
Directing/Director1929 Men o'War
Directing/Director1929 Double Whoopee

TV Shows/Series with Lewis R. Foster as Crew(9)

Directing/Director1960 Pony Express
Directing/Director1960 The Islanders
Directing/Director1957 Zorro
Directing/Director1956 The Adventures of Jim Bowie
Production/Producer1956 The Adventures of Jim Bowie
Directing/Director1956 Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater
Directing/Director1955 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp
Directing/Director1952 Cavalcade of America

Additional Information

Full Name: Lewis Foster
Born: 08/05 1898 (August) in Brookfield
Died: Monday, 06/10 1974 (June) in Tehachapi (aged: 75)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Dog)
Other names for Lewis R. Foster (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Lew Foster"
"Lewis Foster"
"L.R. Foster"
"L R Foster"
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:245452, Added: 08/07/2018, Last updated: 05/16/2019