Biography

John Eliot Sturges was an American film director. His movies include Bad Day at Black Rock (1955), Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957), The Magnificent Seven (1960), The Great Escape (1963) and Ice Station Zebra (1968).

John Eliot Sturges was an American film director. His movies include Bad Day at Black Rock (1955), Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957), The Magnificent Seven (1960), The Great Escape (1963) and Ice Station Zebra (1968).

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 47

Birthday 1910-01-03

Day of Death 1992-08-18

Place of Birth Oak Park, Illinois, USA

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

1976 The Eagle Has Landed Director
1974 McQ Director
1973 Chino Director
1972 Joe Kidd Director
1969 Marooned Director
1968 Ice Station Zebra Director
1967 Hour of the Gun Director
1965 The Hallelujah Trail Director
1965 The Satan Bug Director
1963 The Great Escape Director
1962 A Girl Named Tamiko Director
1962 Sergeants 3 Director
1961 By Love Possessed Director
1960 The Magnificent Seven Director
1959 Never So Few Director
1959 Last Train from Gun Hill Director
1958 The Old Man and the Sea Director
1958 The Law and Jake Wade Director
1958 Saddle the Wind Director
1957 Gunfight at the O.K. Corral Director
1956 Backlash Director
1955 The Scarlet Coat Director
1955 Underwater! Director
1955 Bad Day at Black Rock Director
1953 Escape from Fort Bravo Director
1953 Fast Company Director
1953 Jeopardy Director
1952 The Girl in White Director
1951 It's a Big Country Director
1951 The People Against O'Hara Director
1951 Kind Lady Director
1950 The Magnificent Yankee Director
1950 Right Cross Director
1950 Mystery Street Director
1950 The Capture Director
1949 The Walking Hills Director
1948 Best Man Wins Director
1948 The Sign of the Ram Director
1947 Thunderbolt Director
1947 Keeper of the Bees Director
1947 For the Love of Rusty Director
1946 Alias Mr. Twilight Director
1946 Shadowed Director
1946 The Man Who Dared Director

Production

1973 Chino Producer
1967 Hour of the Gun Producer
1965 The Hallelujah Trail Producer
1965 The Satan Bug Producer
1963 The Great Escape Producer
1960 The Magnificent Seven Producer

Editing

1941 Scattergood Meets Broadway Editor
1941 Tom, Dick and Harry Editor

Acting

1986 The Spencer Tracy Legacy: A Tribute by Katharine Hepburn

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