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Louis King (I) (1898–1962)


Sometimes billed as 'Lewis King', he specialised in directing B-grade westerns and adventure films at FBO, Paramount and 20th Century Fox. See more trivia »

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 1960-1961 The Deputy (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- The Lonely Road (1961)
- Sally Tornado (1960)
- Bitter Root (1960)
 1960 Tales of Wells Fargo (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Day of Judgment (1960)
 1957 Goodyear Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1957 Zane Grey Theater (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Proud Woman (1957)
 1957 Gunsmoke (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Blood Money (1957)
- Gun for Chester (1957)
 1957 Cavalcade of America (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1956 Massacre
 1953 Sabre Jet
 1953 Powder River
 1950 Frenchie
 1949 Mrs. Mike
 1949 Sand
 1946 Smoky
 1942 Young America
 1940 Typhoon
 1940 Seventeen
 1938 Prison Farm
 1938 Hunted Men
 1938 Tip-Off Girls
 1937 Wild Money
 1936 Bengal Tiger
 1936 Road Gang
 1935 Charlie Chan in Egypt (as Luis King)
 1935 Julieta Buys a Son (English language version)
 1934 Pursued
 1932 Drifting
 1932 Police Court
 1931 The Deceiver
 1931 Border Law
 1930 Shadow Ranch
 1928 The Pinto Kid
 1927 The Boy Rider
 1923 The Law Rustlers (as Lewis King)
 1923 The Devil's Dooryard (as Lewis King)
 1923 Spawn of the Desert (Short)
 1922 Sheriff of Sun Dog (as Lewis King, unconfirmed)
 1922 Peaceful Peters (as Lewis King)
 1921 Montana Bill
 1921 Pirates of the West (Short) (as Lewis King)
 1921 The Gun Runners (Short) (as Lewis King)
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Other Works:

Unsold pilot: Directed a pilot for a western series titled "Mountain Man" about a Rocky Mountain fur-trading station in the 1840s.

Alternate Names:

L.H. King | Lewis King | Luis King

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Entered the movie business in 1919 as a character actor. He specialized in villains and blusterers. See more »



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