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Raoul Walsh (March 11, 1887 – December 31, 1980) was an American film director, actor, founding member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) and the brother of silent screen actor George Walsh. He was known for portraying John Wilkes Booth in the silent classic Birth of a Nation (1915) and for directing such films as High Sierra (1941) starring Ida Lupino and Humphrey Bogart and White Heat (1949) with James Cagney and Edmond O'Brien. His last directorial effort came in 1964.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Raoul Walsh (March 11, 1887 – December 31, 1980) was an American film director, actor, founding member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) and the brother of silent screen actor George Walsh. He was known for portraying John Wilkes Booth in the silent classic Birth of a Nation (1915) and for directing such films as High Sierra (1941) starring Ida Lupino and Humphrey Bogart and White Heat (1949) with James Cagney and Edmond O'Brien. His last directorial effort came in 1964.

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Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 98

Birthday 1887-03-11

Day of Death 1980-12-31

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • Albert Edward Walsh
  • A.E. Walsh
  • R.A. Walsh
  • Raoul A. Walsh

Directing TV ShowsMovies

1964 A Distant Trumpet Director
1961 Marine's, Let's Go Director
1960 Esther and the King Director
1959 A Private's Affair Director
1958 The Sheriff of Fractured Jaw Director
1958 The Naked and the Dead Director
1957 Band of Angels Director
1956 The King and Four Queens Director
1956 The Revolt of Mamie Stover Director
1955 The Tall Men Director
1955 Battle Cry Director
1954 Saskatchewan Director
1953 Gun Fury Director
1953 A Lion Is in the Streets Director
1953 Sea Devils Director
1953 The Lawless Breed Director
1952 Blackbeard, the Pirate Director
1952 The World in His Arms Director
1952 Glory Alley Director
1951 Distant Drums Director
1951 Along the Great Divide Director
1951 Captain Horatio Hornblower R.N. Director
1951 The Enforcer Director
1950 Montana Director
1949 White Heat Director
1949 Colorado Territory Director
1948 One Sunday Afternoon Director
1948 Fighter Squadron Director
1948 Silver River Director
1947 Cheyenne Director
1947 Stallion Road Director
1947 Pursued Director
1947 The Man I Love Director
1945 San Antonio Director
1945 The Horn Blows at Midnight Director
1945 Salty O'Rourke Director
1945 Objective, Burma! Director
1944 Uncertain Glory Director
1943 Northern Pursuit Director
1943 Background to Danger Director
1942 Gentleman Jim Director
1942 Desperate Journey Director
1941 They Died with Their Boots On Director
1941 Manpower Director
1941 The Strawberry Blonde Director
1941 High Sierra Director
1940 They Drive by Night Director
1940 Dark Command Director
1939 The Roaring Twenties Director
1939 St. Louis Blues Director
1938 College Swing Director
1937 Hitting a New High Director
1937 Artists & Models Director
1937 O.H.M.S. Director
1937 When Thief Meets Thief Director
1936 Spendthrift Director
1936 Big Brown Eyes Director
1936 Klondike Annie Director
1935 Every Night at Eight Director
1935 Baby Face Harrington Director
1935 Under Pressure Director
1933 Going Hollywood Director
1933 The Bowery Director
1933 Hello, Sister! Director
1933 Sailor's Luck Director
1932 Me and My Gal Director
1932 Wild Girl Director
1931 The Yellow Ticket Director
1931 Women of All Nations Director
1931 Die große Fahrt Director
1931 The Man Who Came Back Director
1930 The Big Trail Director
1929 Hot for Paris Director
1929 The Cock-Eyed World Director
1928 The Red Dance Director
1928 Sadie Thompson Director
1927 The Loves of Carmen Director
1927 The Monkey Talks Director
1926 What Price Glory Director
1926 The Lucky Lady Director
1925 The Wanderer Director
1925 East of Suez Director
1924 The Thief of Bagdad Director
1923 Rosita Director
1923 Lost and Found on a South Sea Island Director
1922 Kindred of the Dust Director
1918 Every Mother's Son Director
1917 The Conqueror Director
1917 The Honor System Director
1916 Pillars of Society Director
1915 Carmen Director
1915 Regeneration Director
1915 The Birth of a Nation Assistant Director
1914 The Life of General Villa Director

Writing

1961 Marine's, Let's Go Story
1936 Spendthrift Writer
1936 Big Brown Eyes Writer
1929 Hot for Paris Story
1929 The Cock-Eyed World Writer
1928 Sadie Thompson Adaptation
1918 Every Mother's Son Screenplay
1917 The Conqueror Writer
1917 The Honor System Scenario Writer
1915 Carmen Scenario Writer
1915 Regeneration Writer
1914 The Life of General Villa Writer

Production

1961 Marine's, Let's Go Producer
1960 Esther and the King Producer
1955 Battle Cry Producer
1931 The Yellow Ticket Producer
1931 The Man Who Came Back Producer
1928 Sadie Thompson Producer
1926 The Lucky Lady Producer
1922 Kindred of the Dust Producer
1920 Dangerous Business Producer

Acting

2008 Murnau, Borzage and Fox as Himself (archival footage) (uncredited)
2005 Filmmakers vs. Tycoons as Himself (archive footage)
1949 It's a Great Feeling as Himself, Cameo Appearance (uncredited)
1928 Sadie Thompson as Sergeant Timothy 'Tim' O'Hara
1915 The Birth of a Nation as John Wilkes Booth
1914 The Life of General Villa as Villa as a young man

Editing

1915 The Birth of a Nation Editor

Camera

1914 The Life of General Villa Director of Photography

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