John Sturges

John Sturges

Highest Rated: 97% Bad Day at Black Rock (1955)

Lowest Rated: 40% The Hallelujah Trail (1965)

Birthday: Jan 3, 1910

Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, USA

Reliable Hollywood craftsman who established his reputation in the mid-1950s with a series of intense, morally charged features such as "Bad Day at Black Rock" (1954) and "Gunfight at the O.K. Corral" (1957), before moving on to bigger--though not especially better--productions.

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 40% Chino Director - 1977
60% 67% The Eagle Has Landed Director - 1976
44% 56% McQ Director - 1974
No Score Yet 12% Chino Director - 1973
80% 54% Joe Kidd Director - 1972
86% 46% Marooned Director - 1969
47% 58% Ice Station Zebra Director - 1968
88% 49% Hour of the Gun Director,
Producer
- 1967
50% 44% The Satan Bug Director,
Producer
- 1965
40% 65% The Hallelujah Trail Director - 1965
94% 95% The Great Escape Director,
Producer
- 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Girl Named Tamiko Director - 1962
No Score Yet 32% Sergeants 3 Director - 1962
No Score Yet 38% By Love Possessed Director - 1961
89% 87% The Magnificent Seven Director,
Producer
- 1960
91% 81% Last Train From Gun Hill Director - 1959
40% 34% Never So Few Director - 1959
80% 67% The Old Man and the Sea Director - 1958
No Score Yet 59% The Law and Jake Wade Director - 1958
85% 69% Gunfight at the O.K. Corral Director - 1957
No Score Yet 38% Backlash Director - 1956
No Score Yet 33% The Scarlet Coat Director - 1955
97% 88% Bad Day at Black Rock Director - 1955
No Score Yet 14% Underwater! Director - 1955
No Score Yet 55% Escape From Fort Bravo Director - 1953
No Score Yet 38% Jeopardy Director - 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fast Company Director - 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Girl in White Director - 1952
No Score Yet 11% The Capture Director - 1951
No Score Yet 36% The People Against O'Hara Director - 1951
No Score Yet 10% It's a Big Country Director - 1951
No Score Yet 61% Kind Lady Director - 1951
83% 56% The Magnificent Yankee Director - 1950
No Score Yet 68% Mystery Street Director - 1950
No Score Yet 11% Right Cross Director - 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Walking Hills Director - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Best Man Wins Director - 1948
No Score Yet 14% The Sign of the Ram Director - 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet Keeper of the Bees Director - 1947
No Score Yet No Score Yet Alias Mr. Twilight Director - 1947
No Score Yet 45% Thunderbolt Director - 1946
No Score Yet No Score Yet Shadowed Director - 1946
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Man Who Dared Director - 1944
92% 74% Gunga Din Film Editor - 1939