Donald Siegel (October 26, 1912 - April 20, 1991) was an influential American film director and producer.

Donald Siegel (October 26, 1912 - April 20, 1991) was an influential American film director and producer.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 61

Birthday 1912-10-26

Day of Death 1991-04-20

Place of Birth Chicago, Illinois, USA

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Also Known As

  • Donald Siegel
  • Allen Smithee

Directing TV ShowsMovies

1982 Jinxed! Director
1980 Rough Cut Director
1979 Escape from Alcatraz Director
1977 Telefon Director
1976 The Shootist Director
1974 The Black Windmill Director
1973 Charley Varrick Director
1971 Dirty Harry Director
1971 The Beguiled Director
1970 Two Mules for Sister Sara Director
1969 Death of a Gunfighter Director
1968 Coogan's Bluff Director
1968 Madigan Director
1967 Stranger on the Run Director
1965 Convoy (1 episode)Director
1965 The Legend of Jesse James (1 episode)Director
1964 The Hanged Man Director
1964 The Killers Director
1964 Destry (1 episode)Director
1963 Breaking Point (1 episode)Director
1962 The Lloyd Bridges Show (1 episode)Director
1962 Hell Is for Heroes Director
1961 Bus Stop (1 episode)Director
1960 Flaming Star Director
1959 Hound-Dog Man Director
1959 Edge of Eternity Director
1959 The Twilight Zone (2 episodes)Director
1958 The Gun Runners Director
1958 The Lineup Director
1958 Spanish Affair Director
1957 Baby Face Nelson Director
1956 Crime in the Streets Director
1956 Invasion of the Body Snatchers Director
1955 Frontier (1 episode)Director
1955 An Annapolis Story Director
1954 Private Hell 36 Director
1954 Riot in Cell Block 11 Director
1953 China Venture Director
1953 Count the Hours Director
1952 No Time for Flowers Director
1952 The Duel at Silver Creek Director
1949 The Big Steal Director
1949 Night Unto Night Director
1946 The Verdict Director
1945 Hitler Lives Director
1945 Star in the Night Director
1944 To Have and Have Not Assistant Director


2013 Eastwood Directs: The Untold Story as Himself
2000 Clint Eastwood: Out of the Shadows as Himself - Director (archive footage)
1985 Into the Night as Embarrassed Man
1978 Invasion of the Body Snatchers as Taxi Driver
1973 Charley Varrick as Murphy
1971 Dirty Harry as Pedestrian Passing Harry's Car (uncredited)
1971 Play Misty for Me as Murphy
1971 The Beguiled: The Storyteller as Himself
1970 McCloud (1 episode)


1985 The Golden Girls (180 episodes)Producer
1979 Escape from Alcatraz Producer
1973 Charley Varrick Producer
1971 Dirty Harry Producer
1971 The Beguiled Producer
1968 Coogan's Bluff Producer
1959 Edge of Eternity Associate Producer


1949 All the King's Men Second Unit
1942 Casablanca Other
1941 Sergeant York Second Unit


1946 Devotion Editor
1942 Gentleman Jim Editorial Services


1993 Frasier (1 episode)Writer

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