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Frank Cavett (1905–1973)


Educated at Ohio University and Yale. See more trivia »

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Won 2 Oscars. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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 1951 Across the Wide Missouri (story)
 1944 Going My Way (screenplay)
 1942 Syncopation (screenplay)
 1940 Second Chorus (original story)
 1940 Tom Brown's School Days (adaptation and screenplay)
 1939 Rulers of the Sea (story and screenplay)
 1938 Comet Over Broadway (screenplay contributor - uncredited)
 1934 Forsaking All Others (from the play by - as Frank Morgan Cavett)
 1932 Vanity Street (story)
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 1940 Second Chorus (associate director)

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Other Works:

Forsaking All Others (1933). Comedy. Written by Edward Roberts and Frank Cavett. Directed by Thomas Mitchell. Times Square Theatre: 1 Mar 1933- Jun 1933 (closing date unknown/110 performances). Cast: Harry Anderson, Tallulah Bankhead (as "Mary Clay"), Harlan Briggs (as "Dent"), Ilka Chase (as "Elinor Branch"), Millicent Hanley,... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Frank Morgan Cavett

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His Wife, Mary Oakes, his two sons, Morgan Cavett and Jon Cavett, and his grandson Bill Jacobs all have IMDB listings. His daughter Susie Cavett, appeared uncredited in 2 films, but no listing can be found. Only his granddaughter in NYC wanted nothing to do with the movie industry!!. See more »

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