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Charles Vidor (July 27, 1900 – June 4, 1959) was a film director.

Born Károly Vidor to a Jewish family in Budapest, Hungary, he served in the Hungarian Army during World War I. He first came to prominence during the final years of the silent film era.

Among his film successes are The Bridge (1929), Cover Girl (1944), A Song to Remember (1945), Gilda (1946), The Loves of Carmen (1948), Love Me or Leave Me (1955), The Swan (1956), The Joker Is Wild (1957), and A Farewell to Arms (1957).

He was married four times, to Frances Varone (1927–1931), actress Karen Morley (1932–1943), actress Evelyn Keyes (1943–1945), and Doris Warner (1945-1959, until his death), daughter of Warner Bros. President Harry Warner.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Charles Vidor (July 27, 1900 – June 4, 1959) was a film director.

Born Károly Vidor to a Jewish family in Budapest, Hungary, he served in the Hungarian Army during World War I. He first came to prominence during the final years of the silent film era.

Among his film successes are The Bridge (1929), Cover Girl (1944), A Song to Remember (1945), Gilda (1946), The Loves of Carmen (1948), Love Me or Leave Me (1955), The Swan (1956), The Joker Is Wild (1957), and A Farewell to Arms (1957).

He was married four times, to Frances Varone (1927–1931), actress Karen Morley (1932–1943), actress Evelyn Keyes (1943–1945), and Doris Warner (1945-1959, until his death), daughter of Warner Bros. President Harry Warner.

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

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 37

Birthday 1900-07-27

Day of Death 1959-06-04

Place of Birth Budapest, Austria-Hungary [now Hungary]

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Also Known As

  • Károly Vidor
  • Karoly Vidor

Directing TV ShowsMovies

1960 Song Without End Director
1957 A Farewell to Arms Director
1957 The Joker Is Wild Director
1956 The Swan Director
1955 Love Me or Leave Me Director
1954 Rhapsody Director
1952 Hans Christian Andersen Director
1952 Thunder in the East Director
1951 It's a Big Country Director
1948 The Loves of Carmen Director
1946 Gilda Director
1945 Over 21 Director
1945 A Song to Remember Director
1944 Together Again Director
1944 Cover Girl Director
1943 The Desperadoes Director
1942 The Tuttles of Tahiti Director
1941 New York Town Director
1941 Ladies in Retirement Director
1940 The Lady in Question Director
1940 My Son, My Son! Director
1939 Those High Grey Walls Director
1939 Blind Alley Director
1939 Romance of the Redwoods Director
1937 She's No Lady Director
1937 The Great Gambini Director
1937 A Doctor's Diary Director
1936 Muss 'em Up Director
1935 His Family Tree Director
1935 The Arizonian Director
1935 Strangers All Director
1934 Double Door Director
1933 Sensation Hunters Director
1932 The Mask of Fu Manchu Director
1929 The Bridge Director

Production

1948 The Loves of Carmen Producer
1932 The Mask of Fu Manchu Producer

Writing

1932 Me and My Gal Writer
1929 The Bridge Writer

Crew

1939 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington Second Unit

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