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John Villiers Farrow, CBE (10 February 1904 – 27 January 1963) was an Australian, later American, film director, producer and screenwriter. In 1957 he won the Academy Award for Best Writing / Best Screenplay for Around the World in Eighty Days and in 1942 he was nominated as Best Director for Wake Island.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

John Villiers Farrow, CBE (10 February 1904 – 27 January 1963) was an Australian, later American, film director, producer and screenwriter. In 1957 he won the Academy Award for Best Writing / Best Screenplay for Around the World in Eighty Days and in 1942 he was nominated as Best Director for Wake Island.

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Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 64

Birthday 1904-02-10

Day of Death 1963-01-28

Place of Birth Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

1959 John Paul Jones Director
1957 The Unholy Wife Director
1956 Around the World in Eighty Days Special Guest Director
1956 Back from Eternity Director
1955 The Sea Chase Director
1954 A Bullet Is Waiting Director
1953 Hondo Director
1953 Botany Bay Director
1953 Plunder of the Sun Director
1953 Ride, Vaquero! Director
1952 Submarine Command Director
1951 Red Mountain Director
1951 His Kind of Woman Director
1950 Copper Canyon Director
1950 Where Danger Lives Director
1949 Red, Hot and Blue Director
1949 Alias Nick Beal Director
1948 Night Has a Thousand Eyes Director
1948 Beyond Glory Director
1948 The Big Clock Director
1947 Calcutta Director
1947 Blaze of Noon Director
1947 Easy Come, Easy Go Director
1947 California Director
1946 Two Years Before the Mast Director
1945 You Came Along Director
1944 The Hitler Gang Director
1943 China Director
1942 Commandos Strike at Dawn Director
1942 Wake Island Director
1940 A Bill of Divorcement Director
1940 Married and in Love Director
1939 Reno Director
1939 Full Confession Director
1939 Five Came Back Director
1939 Sorority House Director
1939 Women in the Wind Director
1939 The Saint Strikes Back Director
1938 Comet Over Broadway Director
1938 Broadway Musketeers Director
1938 My Bill Director
1938 Little Miss Thoroughbred Director
1938 The Invisible Menace Director
1937 She Loved a Fireman Director
1937 West Of Shanghai Director
1937 Men In Exile Director
1936 Tarzan Escapes Director
1933 Don Quixote Assistant Director

Writing

1956 Around the World in Eighty Days Screenplay
1949 Red, Hot and Blue Screenplay
1935 Last of the Pagans Screenplay
1935 Mutiny on the Bounty Screenplay
1932 The Impassive Footman Screenplay
1931 A Woman of Experience Dialogue Screenplay Adaptation
1931 The Common Law Screenstory
1931 Their Mad Moment Writer
1930 Inside the Lines Dialogue
1930 The Bad One Story
1930 Seven Days' Leave Writer
1929 Wolf Song Writer
1928 The Woman from Moscow Screenplay
1928 The First Kiss Adaptation
1928 Ladies of the Mob Writer
1928 The Blue Danube Story
1927 The Wreck of the Hesperus Writer

Production

1957 The Unholy Wife Producer
1956 Back from Eternity Producer
1951 His Kind of Woman Producer

Acting

1959 Forbidden Island as Edward Stuart Godfrey

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