Biography

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Frederick Francis Sears (1913-1957) was an American film actor and director. Though a marginalized figure in 1950s cinema, he created 52 feature films in a number of genres for Columbia Pictures from 1949 to 1957, before his premature death at the age of 44.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Frederick Francis Sears (1913-1957) was an American film actor and director. Though a marginalized figure in 1950s cinema, he created 52 feature films in a number of genres for Columbia Pictures from 1949 to 1957, before his premature death at the age of 44.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Fred F. Sears,licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 71

Birthday 1913-07-07

Day of Death 1957-11-30

Place of Birth Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Fred Sears
  • Frederick Francis Sears

Directing TV ShowsMovies

1958 Badman's Country Director
1958 Ghost of the China Sea Director
1958 Crash Landing Director
1958 Going Steady Director
1958 The World Was His Jury Director
1957 Calypso Heat Wave Director
1957 Escape from San Quentin Director
1957 The Night the World Exploded Director
1957 The Giant Claw Director
1957 Utah Blaine Director
1956 Don't Knock The Rock Director
1956 Rumble on the Docks Director
1956 Cha-Cha-Cha Boom! Director
1956 Miami Exposé Director
1956 Earth vs. the Flying Saucers Director
1956 The Werewolf Director
1956 Rock Around the Clock Director
1956 Fury at Gunsight Pass Director
1956 Inside Detroit Director
1955 Teen-Age Crime Wave Director
1955 Apache Ambush Director
1955 Chicago Syndicate Director
1955 Cell 2455 Death Row Director
1954 Overland Pacific Director
1954 The Outlaw Stallion Director
1954 The Miami Story Director
1954 Massacre Canyon Director
1954 Wyoming Renegades Director
1953 The Nebraskan Director
1953 Sky Commando Director
1953 Mission Over Korea Director
1953 The 49th Man Director
1953 Ambush at Tomahawk Gap Director
1953 Target Hong Kong Director
1952 The Kid from Broken Gun Director
1952 Last Train from Bombay Director
1952 Blackhawk Director
1952 The Hawk of Wild River Director
1952 Smoky Canyon Director
1951 Pecos River Director
1951 Bonanza Town Director
1951 Snake River Desperadoes Director
1951 Ridin' the Outlaw Trail Director
1951 Prairie Roundup Director
1950 Lightning Guns Director
1950 Raiders of Tomahawk Creek Director
1950 Across the Badlands Director
1949 Horsemen of the Sierras Director
1949 Desert Vigilante Director

Acting

1952 The Rough, Tough West as Pete Walker / Doctor (uncredited)
1952 Laramie Mountains as Major Markham (as Fred Sears)
1951 The Kid from Amarillo as Jonathan Cole
1951 Cyclone Fury as Captain Barham
1951 Bonanza Town as Henry Hardison
1951 Fort Savage Raiders as Col. Sutter (as Fred Sears)
1950 Frontier Outpost as Major Copeland
1950 A Snitch in Time as Radio Announcer (voice) (uncredited)
1950 David Harding, Counterspy as Peters
1950 Texas Dynamo as Hawkins (as Fred Sears)
1949 Renegades of the Sage as Lt. Jones (as Fred Sears)
1949 Bandits of El Dorado as Ranger Captain Richard Henley (as Fred Sears)
1949 South of Death Valley as Sam Ashton (as Fred Sears)
1949 The Blazing Trail as Luke Masters (as Fred Sears)
1949 Laramie as Colonel Ron Dennison (as Fred Sears)
1949 Home in San Antone as Rado Announcer Breezy (as Fred Sears)
1949 Slightly French as Cameraman (uncredited)
1948 Smoky Mountain Melody as Mr. Crump
1948 Singin' Spurs as Mr. Hanson (as Fred Sears)
1948 Whirlwind Raiders as Tracy Beaumont
1948 Adventures in Silverado as Hatfield (as Fred Sears)
1947 The Corpse Came C.O.D. as Det. Dave Short (as Fred Sears)
1947 Law of the Canyon as Dr. Middleton (uncredited)

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