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George Melford

Highest Rated: 100% A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (1945)

Lowest Rated: 89% The Sheik (1921)

Birthday: Feb 19, 1877

Birthplace: Rochester, New York, USA

George Melford worked on a variety of projects during his entertainment career. Early in his directing career, Melford worked on a variety of independent films, including such titles as "Young Romance" (1915), "The House With the Golden Windows" (1916) and "The Call of the East" (1917). He also appeared in "Everywoman" (1919), "The Round-Up" (1920) and the adventure "The Sheik" (1921) with Rudolph Valentino. He continued to work in film in the thirties, directing motion pictures like "East of Borneo" (1931), "The Viking" (1931) and "The Penal Code" (1932). He also appeared in "Man of Action" (1933). In the latter half of his career, he continued to act in the comedy "Hail the Conquering Hero" (1944) with Eddie Bracken, the dramatic adaptation "A Tree Grows in Brooklyn" (1945) with Dorothy McGuire and "Colonel Effingham's Raid" (1946). He also appeared in the James Stewart drama "Call Northside 777" (1948) and the drama "Cry of the City" (1948) with Victor Mature. Melford last acted in "The Ten Commandments" (1956). Melford passed away in April 1961 at the age of 84.

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Filmography

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Credit
100% 91% A Tree Grows in Brooklyn Mr. Spencer (uncredited) (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet Billy Rose's Diamond Horseshoe Pop (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet Valley of the Sun Dr. Thomas (uncredited) (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Lone Star Ranger Hardin (Character) - 1942
100% 82% Remember the Night Brian (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet 75% Frontier Marshal Unknown (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet East of Java Director - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hired Wife Director - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Dude Bandit Director - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet Officer 13 Director - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet Playthings of Desire Director - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Penal Code Director - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet Eleventh Commandment Director - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Cowboy Counsellor Director - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Boiling Point Director - 1932
100% 74% Dracula Director - 1931
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Viking Director - 1931
No Score Yet No Score Yet East of Borneo Director - 1931
No Score Yet No Score Yet Tiger Love Director - 1924
No Score Yet 57% Moran of the Lady Letty Director - 1922
89% 56% The Sheik Director - 1921
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Round-Up Director - 1920
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Source Director - 1918
No Score Yet 89% The Immigrant Director - 1915
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Explorer Director - 1915
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Unknown Director - 1915
No Score Yet No Score Yet Young Romance Director - 1915

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