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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.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Howard Hawks, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Gender -

Known Credits 51

Birthday 1896-05-30

Day of Death 1977-12-26

Place of Birth Goshen, Indiana, USA

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

1970 Rio LoboDirector
1966 El DoradoDirector
1965 Red Line 7000Director
1964 Man's Favorite Sport?Director
1962 Hatari!Director
1959 Rio BravoDirector
1955 Land of the PharaohsDirector
1953 Gentlemen Prefer BlondesDirector
1952 Monkey BusinessDirector
1952 The Big SkyDirector
1952 O. Henry's Full HouseDirector
1951 The Thing from Another WorldDirector
1949 I Was a Male War BrideDirector
1948 A Song Is BornDirector
1948 Red RiverDirector
1946 The Big SleepDirector
1944 To Have and Have NotDirector
1943 Air ForceDirector
1943 The OutlawDirector
1941 Ball of FireDirector
1941 Sergeant YorkDirector
1940 His Girl FridayDirector
1939 Only Angels Have WingsDirector
1938 Bringing Up BabyDirector
1936 Come and Get ItDirector
1936 The Road to GloryDirector
1936 Ceiling ZeroDirector
1935 Barbary CoastDirector
1934 Twentieth CenturyDirector
1934 Viva Villa!Director
1933 The Prizefighter and the LadyDirector
1933 Today We LiveDirector
1932 Tiger SharkDirector
1932 The Crowd RoarsDirector
1932 ScarfaceDirector
1931 The Criminal CodeDirector
1930 The Dawn PatrolDirector
1928 The Air CircusDirector
1928 Trent's Last CaseDirector
1928 FazilDirector
1928 A Girl in Every PortDirector
1927 Paid to LoveDirector
1927 The Cradle SnatchersDirector
1926 Fig LeavesDirector
1926 The Road to GloryDirector
1917 The Little PrincessAssistant Director

Production

1970 Rio LoboProducer
1966 El DoradoProducer
1965 Red Line 7000Producer
1962 Hatari!Producer
1959 Rio BravoProducer
1952 The Big SkyProducer
1951 The Thing from Another WorldProducer
1948 Red RiverProducer
1946 The Big SleepProducer
1944 To Have and Have NotProducer
1941 Sergeant YorkProducer
1940 His Girl FridayProducer
1939 Only Angels Have WingsProducer
1938 Bringing Up BabyProducer
1934 Twentieth CenturyProducer
1933 Today We LiveProducer
1932 ScarfaceProducer
1931 The Criminal CodeProducer

Writing

1965 Red Line 7000Story
1951 The Thing from Another WorldScreenplay
1943 The OutlawScreenplay
1939 Indianapolis SpeedwayStory
1939 Only Angels Have WingsStory
1932 The Crowd RoarsStory
1930 The Dawn PatrolAdaptation
1928 A Girl in Every PortStory
1926 Fig LeavesStory

Acting

1995 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies as Himself
1973 The Men Who Made the Movies: Howard Hawks as Himself
1932 Scarface as Man on Bed (uncredited)
1930 The Dawn Patrol as German Pilot (uncredited)
1925 1925 Studio Tour as Himself
1900 The Men Who Made the Movies(1 episode)

Crew

1932 ScarfaceAdditional Writing

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