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Anthony Mann

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Also Known As: Died: April 29, 1967
Born: June 30, 1906 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: San Diego, California, USA Profession: Director ...


Director (feature film)

The Heroes of Telemark (1966) as Director
Norwegian resistance fighters try to stop Nazi experiments in nuclear warfare.
Heroes of Telemark (To Be Deleted), The (1965) as Director
During World War II, two Norwegians uncover a Nazi plan to build nuclear weapons and are left to sabotage it on their own after a British invasion fails.
The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964) as Director
A mad emperor''''s excesses leave the Roman Empire open to barbarian invasions.
El Cid (1961) as Director
Epic film of the legendary Spanish hero, Rodrigo Diaz ("El Cid" to his followers), who, without compromising his strict sense of honour, still succeeds in taking the initiative and driving the Moors from Spain.
Cimarron (1960) as Director
A pioneer couple plays a major role in the settling of Oklahoma.
Spartacus (1960) as Dir of Libyan slave camp scenes
The rebellious Thracian Spartacus, born and raised a slave, is sold to Gladiator trainer Batiatus. After weeks of being trained to kill for the arena, Spartacus turns on his owners and leads the other slaves in rebellion. As the rebels move from town to town, their numbers swell as escaped slaves join their ranks. Under the leadership of Spartacus, they make their way to southern Italy, where they will cross the sea and return to their homes. Meanwhile, in Rome, the slave revolt has become a deciding factor in the power struggle between two senators: the republican Gracchus and the militarist Crassus, each of whom sees the fortunes of the rebellion as the key to his own rise to power or humiliating defeat. As the two statesmen attempt to aid, hinder and manipulate the rebels for their own benefit, Spartacus and his followers press on toward freedom.
Man of the West (1958) as Director
A reformed outlaw is among the hostages when his former colleagues rob a train.
God's Little Acre (1958) as Director
A dirt-farmer lets his family fall apart while he hunts for his grandfather's buried gold.
Men in War (1957) as Director
Two enemies join forces to save their men during a retreat from the North Koreans.
The Tin Star (1957) as Director
An experienced bounty hunter helps a young sheriff learn the meaning of his badge.
The Last Frontier (1956) as Director
A backwoodsman signs on as scout for a remote Army fort.
Serenade (1956) as Director
A rising opera star is torn between his wealthy benefactor and a poor innocent.
The Far Country (1955) as Director
Two cowboys on the road to Alaska help a wagon train in trouble.
Strategic Air Command (1955) as Director
A baseball star takes to the air to help plan the U.S.'' aerial defense.
The Man from Laramie (1955) as Director
A wandering cowboy gets caught in the rivalry between an aging rancher's sons.
The Glenn Miller Story (1954) as Director
The famed bandleader fights to establish himself and keep his family going.
Thunder Bay (1953) as Director
Oil men battle fishermen for the rights to drill in the Gulf of Mexico.
The Naked Spur (1953) as Director
A captive outlaw uses psychological tactics to prey on a bounty hunter.
Bend of the River (1952) as Director
A westerner with a questionable past leads a wagon train into the Oregon territory.
The Tall Target (1951) as Director
A detective tries to prevent the assassination of President Lincoln during a train ride.
Quo Vadis (1951) as 2nd Unit Director
A Roman commander falls for a Christian slave girl as Nero intensifies persecution of the new religion.
Winchester '73 (1950) as Director
A man combs the West in search of his stolen rifle.
The Furies (1950) as Director
The 1870s, New Mexico territory: T.C. Jeffords is a cattle baron who built his ranch, the Furies, from scratch.
Side Street (1950) as Director
A New York City mailman is chased by both cops and crooks when he steals a shipment of dirty money.
Devil's Doorway (1950) as Director
A Native American Civil War hero returns home to fight for his people.
Border Incident (1949) as Director
Police try to crack down on the illegal immigration racket.
The Black Book (1949) as Director
Opponents plot to bring down Robespierre during the French Revolution.
Raw Deal (1948) as Director
When the gangster for whom he took the rap welches, a convict breaks out of prison to get revenge.
T-Men (1948) as Director
U.S. agents infiltrate a deadly counterfeiting ring.
Desperate (1947) as Director
An innocent trucker takes it on the lam when he's accused of robbery.
Railroaded! (1947) as Director
A two-bit hood sets out to rob his boss''''s illegal gambling operation.
The Bamboo Blonde (1946) as Director
A nightclub singer inspires a World War II flyer who names his bomber after her.
Strange Impersonation (1946) as Director
A research scientist conducting experiments on a new anaesthetic finds herself being blackmailed by a women she accidentally knocked down with her car; the woman wasn't hurt, but a scheming attorney has convinced her she can get a lot of money for the "accident." Meanwhile, the scientist's research assistant, who is in love with her boss' boyfriend, arranges for an explosion in the laboratory that disfigures the scientist's face, in order to take the boyfriend away from her. The scientist has plastic surgery to make her look like the woman who tried to blackmail her - who while struggling with the scientist fell out of a window and was killed - and determines to get back her boyfriend and punish her scheming assistant.
Sing Your Way Home (1945) as Director
A war correspondent assembles young European entertainers to put on a show for the troops.
Two O'Clock Courage (1945) as Director
An amnesiac discovers he's wanted for murder.
The Great Flamarion (1945) as Director
A vaudevillian is tricked into murder by a bored wife.
Strangers in the Night (1944) as Director
A lonely, mentally unbalanced woman invents a fictitious daughter and has the "daughter" write to a Marine stationed in the South Pacific. When the soldier returns back to the States, he goes to look up his pen pal, and is told by the "mother" that the daughter has moved away. An acquaintance of the women tells the soldier the truth, and in a rage the "mother" kills her. In order to cover up that crime, she realizes she must kill the soldier, too.
My Best Gal (1944) as Director
Atlantic City (1944) as 2nd Unit Director
In 1915, Atlantic City is a sleepy seaside resort, but Brad Taylor, son of a small hotel and vaudeville house proprietor, has big plans: he thinks it can be "the playground of the world." Brad's wheeling and dealing proves remarkably successful in attracting big enterprises and big shows, but brings him little success in personal relationships. Full of nostalgic songs and acts, some with the original artists.
Nobody's Darling (1943) as Director
Moonlight in Havana (1942) as Director
Singing Johnny Norton (Allan Jones) is the star catcher of the Blue Sox baseball team but he is suspended because of insubordination. Producer Barney Crane (William Frawley) hears Johnny singing and signs him to appear with Gloria Jackson (Jane Frazee), with the promise their first engagement will be in Havana. Johnny, hoping to get his baseball job back, is anxious to get to Cuba where the Blue Sox are having spring training. Patsy Clark (Marjorie Lord), daughter of Blue Sox owner, Joe Clark (Wade Boteler), helps Johnny get another chance with the team. But Johnny has fallen in love with Gloria and hates to walk out on his singing contract. Johnny's troubles are solved when rain prevents the important All-Star exhibition game which was scheduled for the same evening.
Dr. Broadway (1942) as Director

Writer (feature film)

Follow Me Quietly (1949) as Story
Police track a mysterious killer nicknamed "The Judge."
Desperate (1947) as Story
An innocent trucker takes it on the lam when he's accused of robbery.

Producer (feature film)

A Dandy in Aspic (1968) as Producer
A double agent has to take out an enemy spy who''''s really himself.

Production Companies (feature film)

A Dandy in Aspic (1968) as Company
A double agent has to take out an enemy spy who''''s really himself.
God's Little Acre (1958) as Company
A dirt-farmer lets his family fall apart while he hunts for his grandfather's buried gold.
Men in War (1957) as Company
Two enemies join forces to save their men during a retreat from the North Koreans.

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