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George Sherman (I) (1908–1991)


American second feature director George Sherman arrived in California aboard the SS Mongolia (bound from New York City, where he was born), on which he served as a bellboy. He began his career in the movie business in the mail room at Warner Brothers before working his way up to assistant director. By 1937, he had graduated to directing in his own... See full bio »

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The Comancheros Producer
(1961)
The Cyclone Kid Director
(1942)
(1944)
Two Gun Sheriff Director
(1941)

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 1978 Sam (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (1978)
 1977 Nashville 99 (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Fallen Idol (1977)
 1975-1976 Mobile One (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Libel (1976)
- Not by Accident (1975)
- The Reporter (1975)
 1975 The Family Holvak (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Wedding (1975)
 1971 Big Jake
 1967 Gentle Ben (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Fish and Chips (1967)
 1966 Smoky
 1965 Murieta
 1964 Mr. Broadway (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1964 Panic Button
 1962-1963 Route 66 (TV Series) (3 episodes)
 1962 A.P.O. 923 (TV Movie)
 1959 The Magical World of Disney (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1959 Rawhide (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1959 Alcoa Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1959 Manhunt (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Killer in Blue (1959)
 1959 Goodyear Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1957 The Hard Man
 1956 Reprisal!
 1956 Comanche
 1956 Screen Directors Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Cry Justice (1956)
 1954 Johnny Dark
 1954 Border River
 1953 War Arrow
 1953 The Lone Hand
 1952 Steel Town
 1951 Tomahawk
 1950 Spy Hunt
 1949 Red Canyon
 1948 Larceny
 1948 River Lady
 1948 Relentless
 1948 Black Bart
 1946 Renegades
 1943 False Faces
 1943 The Mantrap
 1943 The Purple V
 1941 Under Fiesta Stars (uncredited)
 1941 Desert Bandit
 1940 Texas Terrors
 1940 Frontier Vengeance (illness replacement, uncredited)
 1940 The Tulsa Kid
 1940 One Man's Law
 1939 New Frontier
 1939 Mexicali Rose
 1937 Hollywood Cowboy (uncredited)
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Unsold pilot: Directed a pilot for a CBS World War II adventure series called "APO 923". The series was to be set in the South Pacific and starred Ralph Taeger, James Stacy and Pat Harrington Jr..
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I make films for many reasons. One, it's the only thing I know. It's my occupation, my life, my career.

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