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Also Known As: George Montgomery Letz, George Letz, George Letz Died: December 12, 2000
Born: August 29, 1916 Cause of Death: heart failure
Birth Place: Brady, Montana, USA Profession: actor, producer, director, screenwriter, stuntman, extra, art collector, bronze sculptor, furniture maker, painter

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George Montgomery was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Early on in his acting career, Montgomery landed roles in various films, including the Cesar Romero western "The Cisco Kid and the Lady" (1939), the Shirley Temple Black dramedy "Young People" (1940) and the comedy "Star Dust" (1940) with Linda Darnell. He also appeared in "The Cowboy and the Blonde" (1941), "Ten Gentlemen From West Point" (1942) and "China Girl" (1942). He continued to act in productions like "Three Little Girls in Blue" (1946), "The Brasher Doubloon" (1947) and "Belle Starr's Daughter" (1948). He also appeared in "Davy Crockett, Indian Scout" (1950). In the latter part of his career, he tackled roles in "Badman's Country" (1958), "Samar" (1962) and "Battle of the Bulge" (1965) with Henry Fonda. He also appeared in "Hostile Guns" (1967) and "Satan's Harvest" (1970). Montgomery last appeared on "Dinah Shore" (1998-99). Montgomery passed away in December 2000 at the age of 84.

George Montgomery was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Early on in his acting career, Montgomery landed roles in various films, including the Cesar Romero western "The Cisco Kid and the Lady" (1939), the Shirley Temple Black dramedy "Young People" (1940) and the comedy "Star Dust" (1940) with Linda Darnell. He also appeared in "The Cowboy and the Blonde" (1941), "Ten Gentlemen From West Point" (1942) and "China Girl" (1942). He continued to act in productions like "Three Little Girls in Blue" (1946), "The Brasher Doubloon" (1947) and "Belle Starr's Daughter" (1948). He also appeared in "Davy Crockett, Indian Scout" (1950). In the latter part of his career, he tackled roles in "Badman's Country" (1958), "Samar" (1962) and "Battle of the Bulge" (1965) with Henry Fonda. He also appeared in "Hostile Guns" (1967) and "Satan's Harvest" (1970). Montgomery last appeared on "Dinah Shore" (1998-99). Montgomery passed away in December 2000 at the age of 84.

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DIRECTOR:

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  Guerrillas in Pink Lace (1964) Director
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  Samar (1962) Director
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  The Steel Claw (1961) Director

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 Blood, Money and Tears (1989) Inspector
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 Wild Wind, The (1986) Major Mestrovic
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 Warkill (1968) Col. John Hannegan
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 Hostile Guns (1967) Gid McCool
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 Hallucination Generation (1966) Eric
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 Battle of the Bulge (1965) Sergeant Duquesne
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 Samar (1962) Dr. John Saunders
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 The Steel Claw (1961) Capt. John Larsen
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 King of the Wild Stallions (1959) Randy Burke
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Education

University of Montana: Missoula , Montana -

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wife:
Dinah Shore. Singer, actor. Married in 1943; divorced in 1960.
companion:
Ann Lindberg. Survived him.

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daughter:
Melissa Montgomery Hime. Born in January 1948; mother, Dinah Shore.

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"The Years of George Montgomery"

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