Howard Hawks

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Howard Winchester Hawks (May 30, 1896 – December 26, 1977) was an American film director, producer and screenwriter of the classic Hollywood era. He is popular for his films from a wide range of genres such as Scarface (1932), Bringing Up Baby (1938), Only Angels Have Wings (1939), His Girl Friday (1940), Sergeant York (1941), The Big Sleep (1946), Red River (1948), Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953), Rio Bravo (1959), and El Dorado (1967).

In 1975, Hawks was awarded the Honorary Academy Award as "a master American filmmaker whose creative efforts hold a distinguished place in world cinema," and in 1942 he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director for Sergeant York.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Howard Winchester Hawks (May 30, 1896 – December 26, 1977) was an American film director, producer and screenwriter of the classic Hollywood era. He is popular for his films from a wide range of genres such as Scarface (1932), Bringing Up Baby (1938), Only Angels Have Wings (1939), His Girl Friday (1940), Sergeant York (1941), The Big Sleep (1946), Red River (1948), Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953), Rio Bravo (1959), and El Dorado (1967).

In 1975, Hawks was awarded the Honorary Academy Award as "a master American filmmaker whose creative efforts hold a distinguished place in world cinema," and in 1942 he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director for Sergeant York.

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Gender -

Known Credits 50

Birthday 1896-05-30

Day of Death 1977-12-26

Place of Birth Goshen, Indiana, USA

Adult Actor False

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

1970 Rio Lobo … Director
1966 El Dorado … Director
1965 Red Line 7000 … Director
1964 Man's Favorite Sport? … Director
1962 Hatari! … Director
1959 Rio Bravo … Director
1955 Land of the Pharaohs … Director
1953 Gentlemen Prefer Blondes … Director
1952 Monkey Business … Director
1952 The Big Sky … Director
1952 O. Henry's Full House … Director
1951 The Thing from Another World … Director
1949 I Was a Male War Bride … Director
1948 A Song Is Born … Director
1948 Red River … Director
1946 The Big Sleep … Director
1944 To Have and Have Not … Director
1943 Air Force … Director
1943 The Outlaw … Director
1941 Ball of Fire … Director
1941 Sergeant York … Director
1940 His Girl Friday … Director
1939 Only Angels Have Wings … Director
1938 Bringing Up Baby … Director
1936 Come and Get It … Director
1936 The Road to Glory … Director
1936 Ceiling Zero … Director
1935 Barbary Coast … Director
1934 Twentieth Century … Director
1934 Viva Villa! … Director
1933 The Prizefighter and the Lady … Director
1933 Today We Live … Director
1932 Tiger Shark … Director
1932 The Crowd Roars … Director
1932 Scarface … Director
1931 The Criminal Code … Director
1930 The Dawn Patrol … Director
1928 The Air Circus … Director
1928 Trent's Last Case … Director
1928 Fazil … Director
1928 A Girl in Every Port … Director
1927 Paid to Love … Director
1927 The Cradle Snatchers … Director
1926 Fig Leaves … Director
1926 The Road to Glory … Director

Production

1970 Rio Lobo … Producer
1966 El Dorado … Producer
1965 Red Line 7000 … Producer
1962 Hatari! … Producer
1959 Rio Bravo … Producer
1952 The Big Sky … Producer
1951 The Thing from Another World … Producer
1948 Red River … Producer
1946 The Big Sleep … Producer
1944 To Have and Have Not … Producer
1941 Sergeant York … Producer
1940 His Girl Friday … Producer
1939 Only Angels Have Wings … Producer
1938 Bringing Up Baby … Producer
1933 Today We Live … Producer
1932 Scarface … Producer
1931 The Criminal Code … Producer

Writing

1965 Red Line 7000 … Story
1951 The Thing from Another World … Screenplay
1943 The Outlaw … Screenplay
1939 Indianapolis Speedway … Story
1939 Only Angels Have Wings … Story
1932 The Crowd Roars … Story
1930 The Dawn Patrol … Adaptation
1928 A Girl in Every Port … Story
1926 Fig Leaves … Story

Acting

1995 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies
1973 The Men Who Made the Movies: Howard Hawks as Himself
1932 Scarface as Man on Bed (uncredited)
1925 1925 Studio Tour as Himself
1900 The Men Who Made the Movies(1 episode)

Crew

1932 Scarface … Additional Writing

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