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Daniel Mann

Daniel Mann



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Also Known As: Died: November 21, 1991
Born: August 8, 1912 Cause of Death: heart failure
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA Profession: Director ...


Director (feature film)

Man Who Broke 1,000 Chains, The (1987) as Director
A movie that tells the true story of Robert Elliot Burns, the prisoner whose life inspired the film, "I Am a Fugitive From a Chain Gang." After being sentenced to a Georgia chain gang, the innocent Burns makes two daring escapes to astound the nation.
Day the Loving Stopped, The (1981) as Director
Divorce as seen through the eyes of a young girl on the eve of her own marriage and her teenage sister, both overwhelmed by the separation of their once-loving parents. Dominique Dunne, as the older of the two girls, played one of her last roles in this film (she subsequently was murdered).
Playing for Time (1980) as Director
Multi-award winning dramatization based on the memoirs of Fania Fenelon, a French Jew who became a member of a women's orchestra inside Auschwitz, playing music for their Nazi captors as well as for fellow inmates marching to their deaths. The controversial casting of Vanessa Redgrave, making her Am
Matilda (1978) as Director
Journey Into Fear (1976) as Director
Lost in the Stars (1974) as Director
A black South African minister goes to a big city to find his son who has become a criminal.
Interval (1973) as Director
The Revengers (1972) as Director
The life of peaceful rancher John Benedict (William Holden) is torn apart when his family is massacred by a gang of marauding outlaws and his farm is destroyed. He assembles a team of mean, lawless convicts to act as his posse as he pursues the gang responsible for the deaths of his loved ones.
Willard (1971) as Director
A social misfit uses his only friends, pet rats, to exact revenge on his tormentors.
A Dream of Kings (1969) as Director
The father of a dying boy tries to find the money to move his family to Greece.
For Love of Ivy (1968) as Director
A wealthy family finds a beau to romance their maid.
Judith (1966) as Director
Our Man Flint (1966) as Director
When scientists use eco-terrorism to impose their will on the world by affecting extremes in the weather, top agent Derek Flint is called in.
Who's Been Sleeping in My Bed? (1963) as Director
A shy actor is tormented by fans who think he''''s as charismatic as his television character.
Five Finger Exercise (1962) as Director
The arrival of a young tutor triggers emotional crises for a wealthy family.
Who's Got the Action? (1962) as Director
When Steve Flood's marriage is threatened by his gambling ways, his desperate wife concocts a scheme whereby she becomes his bookie. Suddenly he goes on a winning streak and the mob goes after her to eliminate their competition.
Ada (1961) as Director
A call girl weds an easygoing politician and helps him against corrupt state officials.
BUtterfield 8 (1960) as Director
A party girl ruins her life when she falls for a married man.
The Mountain Road (1960) as Director
An American officer helps villagers against the Japanese during WWII.
The Last Angry Man (1959) as Director
A television journalist decides to profile his uncle''s fight to bring medical care to the slums.
Hot Spell (1958) as Director
A housewife becomes frustrated by her loveless marriage and her husband's uneasy relationship with their children.
The Teahouse of the August Moon (1956) as Director
An Okinawan translator introduces U.S. occupation forces to the joys of local life.
The Rose Tattoo (1955) as Director
A grieving widow embarks on a new romance when she discovers her late husband had been cheating on her.
I'll Cry Tomorrow (1955) as Director
True story of singer Lillian Roth''''s battle against alcoholism.
About Mrs. Leslie (1954) as Director
An aging woman recalls the affair that consumed her life.
Come Back, Little Sheba (1953) as Director
A mismatched couple's marital problems come to the surface when the husband develops an interest in their pretty boarder.
The Counterfeiters (1948) as Dialogue Director

Cast (feature film)

Happy Feet (2006) as
In the great nation of Emperor Penguins, deep in Antarctica, you're nobody unless you can sing--which is unfortunate for Mumble, who is the worst singer in the world. He is born dancing to his own tune--tap dancing. Though Mumble's mom, Norma Jean, thinks this little habit is cute, his dad, Memphis,
Happy Feet (2006) as Dino
In the great nation of Emperor Penguins, deep in Antarctica, you're nobody unless you can sing--which is unfortunate for Mumble, who is the worst singer in the world. He is born dancing to his own tune--tap dancing. Though Mumble's mom, Norma Jean, thinks this little habit is cute, his dad, Memphis,
Finding Nemo (2003) as Additional voice
Life along the Great Barrier Reef is full of dangers when you are a tiny clown fish. And for Marlin, a single parent determined to protect his only son Nemo, there are constant fears and anxieties. When, on his first day of school, Nemo defies his father and swims off alone to investigate a boat, he

Producer (feature film)

Cheri (2009)
It is turn of the century in Belle Epoque Paris and a scandalous romp is underfoot. The tale begins as the ravishing Léa contemplates retirement from her renowned stature as Paris's most envied seductress to the rich and famous. Her plans are cut short when she is approached by a former courtesan an

Director (special)

Another Part of the Forest (1972) as Director
A television adaptation of Lillian Hellman's play about the Hubbards, a rich Southern family of greedy, ruthless individuals. The story takes place before the action of Helman's more famous play about the Hubbards, "The Little Foxes."
Legend of Silent Night, The (1968) as Director
The story, set in Austria in 1818, tells of Franz Gruber and how he came to write "Silent Night," one of the most beloved Christmas songs. Based on the story by Paul Gallico.

Cast (short)

Operation Teahouse (1956)
This short promotional film provides a behind-the-scenes look at "The Teahouse of the August Moon" (1956).

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