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Also Known As: Hal L. Walker, H. L. Walker Died: July 3, 1972
Born: March 20, 1896 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Ottumwa, Iowa, USA Profession: director, actor

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A gifted storyteller, Hal Walker managed to captivate audiences with his unique directing style. Walker received his start directing independent films, including early work on "Duffy's Tavern" (1945), the Betty Hutton comedy "The Stork Club" (1945) and the Bing Crosby comedy "The Road to Utopia" (1946). Walker was nominated for an Assistant Director Academy Award for "Souls at Sea" in 1937. He stuck to film in the fifties and the nineties, heading credits such as the Dean Martin comedy "At War With the Army" (1950), "That's My Boy" (1951) with Dean Martin and "Sailor Beware" (1952) with Dean Martin. He also appeared in "Road to Bali" (1953). Walker was most recently credited in the Andrew Dice Clay action flick "The Adventures of Ford Fairlane" (1990). Walker passed away in July 1972 at the age of 76.

A gifted storyteller, Hal Walker managed to captivate audiences with his unique directing style. Walker received his start directing independent films, including early work on "Duffy's Tavern" (1945), the Betty Hutton comedy "The Stork Club" (1945) and the Bing Crosby comedy "The Road to Utopia" (1946). Walker was nominated for an Assistant Director Academy Award for "Souls at Sea" in 1937. He stuck to film in the fifties and the nineties, heading credits such as the Dean Martin comedy "At War With the Army" (1950), "That's My Boy" (1951) with Dean Martin and "Sailor Beware" (1952) with Dean Martin. He also appeared in "Road to Bali" (1953). Walker was most recently credited in the Andrew Dice Clay action flick "The Adventures of Ford Fairlane" (1990). Walker passed away in July 1972 at the age of 76.

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  Road to Bali (1953) Director
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  Sailor Beware (1952) Director
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  That's My Boy (1951) Director
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  At War with the Army (1951) Director
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  Road to Utopia (1946) Director
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  Duffy's Tavern (1945) Director
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  Out of This World (1945) Director
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  The Stork Club (1945) Director
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  The Uninvited (1944) 2nd Unit Director

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 Hard Candy (1976)
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