Biography

Samuel Grosvenor (Sam) Wood (July 10, 1883 – September 22, 1949) was an American film director, and producer, who was best known for directing such Hollywood hits as A Night at the Opera, A Day at the Races, Goodbye, Mr. Chips, and The Pride of the Yankees. He was also involved in a few acting and writing projects.

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Samuel Grosvenor (Sam) Wood (July 10, 1883 – September 22, 1949) was an American film director, and producer, who was best known for directing such Hollywood hits as A Night at the Opera, A Day at the Races, Goodbye, Mr. Chips, and The Pride of the Yankees. He was also involved in a few acting and writing projects.

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Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 65

Birthday 1883-07-10

Day of Death 1949-09-22

Place of Birth Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

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Also Known As

  • Сэм Вуд

Directing TV ShowsMovies

1950 Ambush Director
1949 The Stratton Story Director
1948 Command Decision Director
1947 Ivy Director
1946 Heartbeat Director
1945 Saratoga Trunk Director
1945 Guest Wife Director
1944 Casanova Brown Director
1943 For Whom the Bell Tolls Director
1942 The Pride of the Yankees Director
1942 Kings Row Director
1941 The Devil and Miss Jones Director
1940 Kitty Foyle Director
1940 Rangers of Fortune Director
1940 Our Town Director
1939 Raffles Director
1939 Goodbye, Mr. Chips Director
1938 Stablemates Director
1938 Lord Jeff Director
1937 Navy Blue and Gold Director
1937 Madame X Director
1937 The Good Earth Director
1937 A Day at the Races Director
1936 The Unguarded Hour Director
1935 Whipsaw Director
1935 A Night at the Opera Director
1935 Rendezvous Director
1935 Let 'em Have It Director
1934 Stamboul Quest Director
1934 Hollywood Party Director
1933 Christopher Bean Director
1933 Hold Your Man Director
1933 The Barbarian Director
1932 Prosperity Director
1932 Huddle Director
1931 New Adventures of Get Rich Quick Wallingford Director
1931 The Man in Possession Director
1931 A Tailor-Made Man Director
1930 Paid Director
1930 Way for a Sailor Director
1930 The Sins of the Children Director
1930 The Girl Said No Director
1930 They Learned About Women Director
1929 It's a Great Life Director
1929 So This Is College Director
1928 Telling the World Director
1928 The Latest from Paris Director
1927 The Fair Co-Ed Director
1927 Rookies Director
1926 Fascinating Youth Director
1924 The Mine with the Iron Door Director
1924 The Next Corner Director
1923 His Children's Children Director
1923 Bluebeard's 8th Wife Director
1923 Prodigal Daughters Director
1922 My American Wife Director
1922 Beyond the Rocks Director
1922 Her Husband’s Trademark Director
1921 The Great Moment Director
1921 Peck's Bad Boy Director
1920 What's Your Hurry? Director
1920 Why Change Your Wife? Assistant Director
1920 The Dancin' Fool Director
1920 Excuse My Dust Director

Production

1950 Ambush Producer
1947 Ivy Executive Producer
1943 For Whom the Bell Tolls Producer
1938 Lord Jeff Producer
1937 Navy Blue and Gold Producer
1937 A Day at the Races Producer
1935 Whipsaw Producer
1934 Stamboul Quest Producer
1933 Hold Your Man Producer
1933 The Barbarian Producer
1932 Prosperity Producer
1931 The Man in Possession Producer
1931 A Tailor-Made Man Producer
1930 Way for a Sailor Producer
1930 The Sins of the Children Producer
1929 So This Is College Producer

Acting

1917 The Little American as Wounded Soldier (uncredited)

Sound

1933 The Barbarian Music

Writing

1921 Peck's Bad Boy Adaptation

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