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 54

Birthday 1909-06-05

Day of Death 1980-05-01

Place of Birth Trenton, New Jersey, USA

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

1980 Scout's HonorDirector
1979 Knots Landing(3 episodes)Director
1977 Run for the RosesDirector
1973 That Man BoltDirector
1969 The DesperadosDirector
1967 The AmbushersDirector
1966 Murderers' RowDirector
1966 Kiss the Girls and Make Them DieDirector
1965 Genghis KhanDirector
1964 Honeymoon HotelDirector
1963 Come Fly With MeDirector
1962 If a Man AnswersDirector
1962 The Wonderful World of the Brothers GrimmDirector
1961 The Wonders of AladdinDirector
1960 Where the Boys AreDirector
1959 Journey to the Center of the EarthDirector
1959 Holiday For LoversDirector
1959 The Remarkable Mr. PennypackerDirector
1958 A Nice Little Bank That Should Be RobbedDirector
1957 April LoveDirector
1957 BernardineDirector
1957 The Lonely ManDirector
1957 Let's Be HappyDirector
1955 The Dark AvengerDirector
1954 Three Young TexansDirector
1954 The Gambler from NatchezDirector
1953 Mister ScoutmasterDirector
1953 The Farmer Takes a WifeDirector
1953 The President's LadyDirector
1952 Belles on their ToesDirector
1951 The Family SecretDirector
1951 Two of a KindDirector
1950 The Flying MissileDirector
1950 The Petty GirlDirector
1950 ConvictedDirector
1949 And Baby Makes ThreeDirector
1949 Jolson Sings AgainDirector
1949 Mr. Soft TouchDirector
1948 The Gallant BladeDirector
1948 The Man from ColoradoDirector
1948 The Mating of MillieDirector
1947 The Corpse Came C.O.D.Director
1947 The Guilt of Janet AmesDirector
1946 The Return of Monte CristoDirector
1946 The UnknownDirector
1946 The Devil's MaskDirector
1946 Night EditorDirector
1946 The Bandit Of Sherwood ForestDirector
1946 The Fighting GuardsmanDirector
1945 I Love a MysteryDirector
1944 Dancing in ManhattanDirector
1944 Sergeant MikeDirector
1944 Cry of the WerewolfDirector

Production

1953 The President's LadyProducer

Acting

1965 Hollywood in Deliblatska Pescara as Self

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