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Lionel Banks (1901–1950)


Worked primarily at Columbia, 1934 and 1937-44.

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Nominated for 7 Oscars. See more awards »

Known For

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
His Girl Friday
His Girl Friday Art Director
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The Awful Truth
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 1948 Moonrise
 1944 Riding West
 1944 Jam Session
 1944 Hey, Rookie
 1944 Cover Girl
 1944 Nine Girls
 1943 What a Woman!
 1943 Klondike Kate
 1943 The Heat's On
 1943/I Sahara
 1943 Destroyer
 1943 Frontier Fury
 1942 Pardon My Gun
 1942 Junior Army
 1942 Lucky Legs
 1942 A Man's World
 1942 Canal Zone
 1942 The Lady Is Willing (supervising art director)
 1941 Bedtime Story
 1941 Roaring Frontiers (uncredited)
 1941 Texas
 1941 Mystery Ship
 1941 Our Wife
 1941 Two in a Taxi
 1941 Under Age
 1940 Arizona
 1940 Before I Hang
 1940 Cafe Hostess
 1939 Golden Boy
 1939 Blind Alley
 1939 Let Us Live
 1939 My Son Is a Criminal (uncredited)
 1938 Rio Grande (uncredited)
 1938 Blondie
 1937 The Shadow
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Worked primarily at Columbia, 1934 and 1937-44.

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