Abner Biberman

Abner Biberman

  • Highest Rated: 100% Winchester '73 (1950)
  • Lowest Rated: 60% Elephant Walk (1954)
  • Birthday: Apr 1, 1909
  • Birthplace: Not Available
  • Born in Milwaukee, Abner Biberman migrated to Philadelphia, where after a he launched his acting career at the Hedgerow Theatre. Biberman wrote magazine articles and taught acting classes while establishing himself as both an actor and director on Broadway. His shifty eyes and disreputable appearance enabled Biberman to play villains of all nations: an Italian gangster in His Girl Friday (1940) an East Indian fanatic in Gunga Din (1939), a hostile Native American in any number of films. From the mid-1940s onward, Biberman was drama coach at Universal Pictures, which led to his first film directorial assignment, The Looters (1955). While Abner Biberman's theatrical films were mostly routine melodramas, his TV work embraced such prestige programs as The Twilight Zone, Ben Casey and Ironside. Abner Biberman was the husband of actress Joanna Barnes.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Rating

Title

Credit

Box
Office

Year

No Score Yet The Price Of Fear Director 2013
No Score Yet Gun for a Coward Director 1957
No Score Yet The Night Runner Director 1957
No Score Yet Knock on Wood Papinek 1954
60% Elephant Walk Dr. Pereira 1954
No Score Yet The Golden Mistress Carl Dexter Director 1954
65% Viva Zapata! Captain 1952
100% Winchester '73 Latigo Means 1950
No Score Yet Back to Bataan Japanese Captain/Japanese Diplomat 1945
No Score Yet Salome, Where She Danced Dr. Ling 1945
100% Captain Kidd Blades 1945
No Score Yet The Keys of the Kingdom Bandit Captain 1944
No Score Yet The Bridge of San Luis Rey Malta 1944
No Score Yet Dragon Seed Capt. Yasuda 1944
No Score Yet Behind the Rising Sun Inspector 1943
No Score Yet Submarine Alert Cmdr. Toyo 1943
No Score Yet Bombardier Japanese Sergeant (uncredited) 1943
89% The Leopard Man Charlie How-Come 1943
No Score Yet The Monster and the Girl Gregory 1941
No Score Yet South of Pago Pago Ferro 1940
98% His Girl Friday Diamond Louie 1940
No Score Yet Balalaika Leo 1939
81% Another Thin Man Dum Dum 1939
No Score Yet The Rains Came John the Baptist 1939
No Score Yet Each Dawn I Die Shake Edwards 1939
No Score Yet Panama Patrol Arlie Johnson 1939
92% Gunga Din Chota 1939
100% The Roaring Twenties Lefty 1939
No Score Yet Panama Lady Elisha 1939

TV

Rating

Title

Credit

Year

No Score Yet The Outer Limits
1995-2002
Director
  • 2002
No Score Yet Ironside
1967-1975
Director Sal Reiger Denby
  • 1973
  • 1970
  • 1969
  • 1968
90% Gilligan's Island
1964-1967
Director
  • 1965
No Score Yet Gunsmoke
1955-1975
Director
  • 1965
No Score Yet The Fugitive
1963-1967
Director
  • 1965
  • 1964
80% The Twilight Zone
1959-1964
Director
  • 1964
  • 1963
  • 1962
  • 1960
No Score Yet Ben Casey
1961-1966
Director
  • 1962
  • 1961
No Score Yet Zane Grey Theatre
1956-1961
Director
  • 1960
No Score Yet Maverick
1957-1962
Director
  • 1957

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