Biography

Henry Levin (5 June 1909 - 1 May 1980) began as a stage actor and director but was most notable as an American film director of over fifty feature films. He broke into film in 1943 as a dialogue director for the films Dangerous Blondes and Appointment in Berlin for Columbia Pictures. He then was contracted to Columbia Pictures as a director along with several other "potentials" who began as dialogue directors: Fred Sears, William Castle, Mel Ferrer and Robert Gordon.

At the end of his career, he finally did some television work, directing some episodes of Knots Landing in 1979 and his last work, the television movie Scout's Honor where he died on the last day of production. Despite having been a stage actor, his only screen acting credit was in an episode of the 1974 television series Planet of the Apes.

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Henry Levin (5 June 1909 - 1 May 1980) began as a stage actor and director but was most notable as an American film director of over fifty feature films. He broke into film in 1943 as a dialogue director for the films Dangerous Blondes and Appointment in Berlin for Columbia Pictures. He then was contracted to Columbia Pictures as a director along with several other "potentials" who began as dialogue directors: Fred Sears, William Castle, Mel Ferrer and Robert Gordon.

At the end of his career, he finally did some television work, directing some episodes of Knots Landing in 1979 and his last work, the television movie Scout's Honor where he died on the last day of production. Despite having been a stage actor, his only screen acting credit was in an episode of the 1974 television series Planet of the Apes.

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

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 55

Birthday 1909-06-05

Day of Death 1980-05-01

Place of Birth Trenton, New Jersey, USA

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Also Known As

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

1980 Scout's Honor Director
1979 Jamaican Gold Director
1979 Knots Landing (3 episodes)Director
1977 Run for the Roses Director
1973 That Man Bolt Director
1969 The Desperados Director
1967 The Ambushers Director
1966 Murderers' Row Director
1966 Kiss the Girls and Make Them Die Director
1965 Genghis Khan Director
1964 Honeymoon Hotel Director
1963 Come Fly With Me Director
1962 If a Man Answers Director
1962 The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm Director
1961 The Wonders of Aladdin Director
1960 Where the Boys Are Director
1959 Journey to the Center of the Earth Director
1959 Holiday for Lovers Director
1959 The Remarkable Mr. Pennypacker Director
1958 A Nice Little Bank That Should Be Robbed Director
1957 April Love Director
1957 Bernardine Director
1957 The Lonely Man Director
1957 Let's Be Happy Director
1955 The Dark Avenger Director
1954 Three Young Texans Director
1954 The Gambler from Natchez Director
1953 Mister Scoutmaster Director
1953 The Farmer Takes a Wife Director
1953 The President's Lady Director
1952 Belles on their Toes Director
1951 The Family Secret Director
1951 Two of a Kind Director
1950 The Flying Missile Director
1950 The Petty Girl Director
1950 Convicted Director
1949 And Baby Makes Three Director
1949 Jolson Sings Again Director
1949 Mr. Soft Touch Director
1948 The Gallant Blade Director
1948 The Man from Colorado Director
1948 The Mating of Millie Director
1947 The Corpse Came C.O.D. Director
1947 The Guilt of Janet Ames Director
1946 The Return of Monte Cristo Director
1946 The Unknown Director
1946 The Devil's Mask Director
1946 Night Editor Director
1946 The Bandit of Sherwood Forest Director
1946 The Fighting Guardsman Director
1945 I Love a Mystery Director
1944 Dancing in Manhattan Director
1944 Sergeant Mike Director
1944 Cry of the Werewolf Director

Acting

1965 Hollywood in Deliblatska Pescara as Self

Production

1953 The President's Lady Producer

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