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Also Known As: Mrs. Wallace Reid, Dorothy Reid Died: October 12, 1977
Born: March 13, 1895 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States Profession:

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Dorothy Davenport enjoyed great success as a director due to her unique perspective of the world. In 1910, she made her screen debut in the D.W. Griffith silent film "A Mohawk's Way." In 1923, she starred in "Human Wreckage," a drama dealing with drug addiction. Davenport founded her screenwriting career with "The Racing Strain" (1932). Following up in the thirties were credits like "The Road to Ruin" (1934). Later in her career, Davenport directed "Woman Condemned" (1934). Davenport's husband was Wallace Reid. Davenport passed away in October 1977 at the age of 82.

Dorothy Davenport enjoyed great success as a director due to her unique perspective of the world. In 1910, she made her screen debut in the D.W. Griffith silent film "A Mohawk's Way." In 1923, she starred in "Human Wreckage," a drama dealing with drug addiction. Davenport founded her screenwriting career with "The Racing Strain" (1932). Following up in the thirties were credits like "The Road to Ruin" (1934). Later in her career, Davenport directed "Woman Condemned" (1934). Davenport's husband was Wallace Reid. Davenport passed away in October 1977 at the age of 82.

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DIRECTOR:

1.
  Francis Covers the Big Town (1953) Dialogue Director
2.
  The Woman Condemned (1934) Director
3.
  The Road to Ruin (1934) Director
4.
  Sucker Money (1933) Director
5.
  Linda (1929) Director

CAST: (feature film)

1.
 The Road to Ruin (1934) Mrs. Merrill
2.
 Man Hunt (1933) Mrs. Scott
3.
 Hellship Bronson (1928) Mrs. Bronson
4.
 The Satin Woman (1927) Mrs. Jean Taylor
5.
 Red Kimono (1925)
6.
 Broken Laws (1924) Joan Allen
7.
 Human Wreckage (1923) Ethel MacFarland
8.
 The Masked Avenger (1922) Valerie Putnam
9.
 Every Woman's Problem (1921) Clara Madison
10.
 The Fighting Chance (1920) Leila Mortimer
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