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Also Known As: Robert Webb, Robert D. Webb, Robert D. W. Webb Died: April 18, 1990
Born: January 3, 1903 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: director, second unit director, camera assistant, assistant director

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Academy Award-winning director Robert D Webb captivated countless audiences with his visionary productions. D Webb directed a variety of independent films in his early directing career, including such titles as "The Spider" (1945), the adventurous drama "Beneath the 12 Mile Reef" (1953) with Robert Wagner and the Victor Mature drama "The Glory Brigade" (1953). He also appeared in the Richard Egan adaptation "Seven Cities of Gold" (1955). He continued to work in film in the fifties and the sixties, directing motion pictures like "White Feather" (1955) with Robert Wagner, the romance "Love Me Tender" (1956) with Richard Egan and the dramatic adaptation "The Way to the Gold" (1957) with Jeffrey Hunter. He also appeared in "Guns of the Timberland" (1960). In the sixties and the seventies, D Webb lent his talents to projects like "The Agony and the Ecstasy" (1965), "Assault on a Queen" with Frank Sinatra (1966) and "The Jackals" with Vincent Price (1967). His credits also expanded to "To Be Free" (1972). D Webb last worked on "This Is Elvis" (1981) with David Scott. D Webb passed away in April 1990 at the age of 87.

Academy Award-winning director Robert D Webb captivated countless audiences with his visionary productions. D Webb directed a variety of independent films in his early directing career, including such titles as "The Spider" (1945), the adventurous drama "Beneath the 12 Mile Reef" (1953) with Robert Wagner and the Victor Mature drama "The Glory Brigade" (1953). He also appeared in the Richard Egan adaptation "Seven Cities of Gold" (1955). He continued to work in film in the fifties and the sixties, directing motion pictures like "White Feather" (1955) with Robert Wagner, the romance "Love Me Tender" (1956) with Richard Egan and the dramatic adaptation "The Way to the Gold" (1957) with Jeffrey Hunter. He also appeared in "Guns of the Timberland" (1960). In the sixties and the seventies, D Webb lent his talents to projects like "The Agony and the Ecstasy" (1965), "Assault on a Queen" with Frank Sinatra (1966) and "The Jackals" with Vincent Price (1967). His credits also expanded to "To Be Free" (1972). D Webb last worked on "This Is Elvis" (1981) with David Scott. D Webb passed away in April 1990 at the age of 87.

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DIRECTOR:

1.
  Assault on a Queen (1966) 2nd unit dir
2.
  The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965) 2nd unit dir
3.
  A Gathering of Eagles (1963) 2nd unit dir
4.
  Captain Newman, M. D. (1963) 2nd unit dir
5.
  Pirates of Tortuga (1961) Director
6.
  Seven Women From Hell (1961) Director
7.
  Guns of the Timberland (1960) Director
8.
  The Secret of the Purple Reef (1960) Assistant Director
9.
  The Way to the Gold (1957) Director
10.
  The Proud Ones (1956) Director

CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Imago (1970) Dr. O'Donnell
2.
 The Big Show (1957)
3.
 Take My Life (1942) Ace Baldwin
4.
 Mystery in Swing (1940) Prince Ellis
5.
 Blood Money (1933) Band leader
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