Allan Dwan
Overview
Allan Dwan
*April 3, 1885 Toronto, Canada
as Joseph Aloysius Dwan
December 28, 1981 Los Angeles, USA

Canadian-born American motion picture director, producer and screenwriter.

Films

1958

Enchanted Island

1957

The River's Edge

1956

Slightly Scarlet
Hold Back the Night

1955

Tennessee's Partner
Escape to Burma

1954

Cattle Queen of Montana
Passion
Silver Lode

1953

Flight Nurse
Woman They Almost Lynched

1952

Montana Belle
I Dream of Jeanie

1951

Belle Le Grand
The Wild Blue Yonder

1950

Surrender

1949

Sands of Iwo Jima

1947

Northwest Outpost

1945

Brewster's Millions

1944

Abroad with Two Yanks

1943

Around the World

1942

Here We Go Again
Friendly Enemies

1941

Look Who's Laughing

1940

Sailor's Lady
Young People

1939

The Gorilla
Frontier Marshal
The Three Musketeers

1938

Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
Suez
Josette

1937

Heidi
That I May Live
Woman-Wise

1936

Song and Dance Man
Fifteen Maiden Lane
Human Cargo
High Tension

1935

Black Sheep
Navy Wife

1934

Hollywood Party

1932

American Madness
Her First Affaire
While Paris Sleeps

1931

Wicked

1930

Man to Man
What a Widow!

1929

The Far Call
The Iron Mask
South Sea Rose
Frozen Justice
Tide of Empire

1928

The Whip Woman
The Big Noise
Harold Teen

1927

East Side, West Side
French Dressing

1925

The Coast of Folly
Stage Struck

1924

Her Love Story
A Society Scandal
Wages of Virtue
Manhandled

1923

Lawful Larceny
The Glimpses of the Moon
Zaza

1922

Robin Hood

1921

A Perfect Crime

1920

A Splendid Hazard

1919

The Dark Star

1917

Panthea

1916

The Good Bad Man

1915

May Blossom
A Girl of Yesterday


Imdb: 0245385

VIAF: 69130584
Articles on Allan Dwan

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Books on Allan Dwan
Peter Bogdanovich
Allan Dwan, The Last Pioneer
New York, 1971
Books with substantial mentioning of Allan Dwan
John C. Tibbetts and James M. Welsh
The Encyclopedia of Filmmakers, Volume I
New York, NY, 2002

Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 2. Directors
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Peter Bogdanovich
Who the Devil Made It
New York, 1997

Kevin Brownlow
The Parade's Gone by...
Berkeley and Los Angeles, California, 1976

Richard Koszarski
Hollywood Directors, 1914-1940
New York, 1976

Stanley Hochman (ed.)
A Library of Film Criticism, American Film Directors
New York, 1974

Charles Donald Fox and Milton L. Silver (eds.)
Who's Who on the Screen
New York City, 1920
Books with an entry on Allan Dwan
Richard Abel (ed.)
Encyclopedia of early cinema
London and New York, 2005

David Thomson
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
New York, 2003

Kay Weniger
Das große Personenlexikon des Films, Zweiter Band, C-F
Berlin, 2001

Paul Michael, editor in chief. James Robert Parish, associate editor
The American movies reference book, The sound era
Englewood Cliffs, N.J.,, 1969