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Samuel Bronston (1908–1994)

Samuel Bronston was born on March 26, 1908 in Bessarabia, Russian Empire as Schmul (Samuil) Bronschtein. He is known for his work on El Cid (1961), The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964) and 55 Days at Peking (1963). He died on January 12, 1994 in Sacramento, California, USA. See full bio »

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El Cid
El Cid Producer
55 Days at Peking
King of Kings
King of Kings Producer


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 1984 Fort Saganne (producer)
 1977 Brigham (producer)
 1976 The Mysterious House of Dr. C. (co-producer)
 1966 Savage Pampas (producer - uncredited)
 1966 Dr. Coppelius (producer - uncredited)
 1964 Circus World (producer)
 1964 The Fall of the Roman Empire (producer)
 1963 55 Days at Peking (producer)
 1961 El Cid (producer)
 1961 King of Kings (producer)
 1959 John Paul Jones (producer)
 1945 A Walk in the Sun (producer - uncredited)
 1943 Jack London (producer)
 1943 City Without Men (executive producer)
 1942 The Adventures of Martin Eden (producer)
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He was educated at the Sorbonne, starting work in the film industry as a salesman for MGM in France. He moved to the United States at the outbreak of the Second World War and became a production executive at Columbia. See more »

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