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John R. Coonan (1915–1978)

John R. Coonan was born on December 22, 1915 in Minnesota, USA. He was an assistant director and production manager, known for Shane (1953), White Christmas (1954) and Road to Bali (1952). He died on April 20, 1978 in Riverside, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Shane
Shane Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1953)
White Christmas
White Christmas Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1954)
Road to Bali
Road to Bali Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1952)
The Court Jester
The Court Jester Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1955)

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 1956 The Birds and the Bees (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1956 Anything Goes (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1955 The Court Jester (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1955 We're No Angels (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1955 Strategic Air Command (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1954 White Christmas (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1954 Red Garters (assistant director)
 1953 Forever Female (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1953 Shane (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1953 The Stars Are Singing (assistant director)
 1952 Off Limits (assistant director - uncredited)
 1952 Road to Bali (assistant director)
 1952 Something to Live For (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1951 My Favorite Spy (assistant director)
 1950 Union Station (assistant director)
 1950 Captain Carey, U.S.A. (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1950 No Man of Her Own (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1949 The Great Lover (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1949 Song of Surrender (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1949 Bride of Vengeance (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1948 Dream Girl (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1947 Golden Earrings (assistant director - as Johnny Coonan)
 1947 Suddenly It's Spring (assistant director - uncredited)
 1947 Ladies' Man (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1946 To Each His Own (assistant director - uncredited)
 1945 Masquerade in Mexico (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1945 Kitty (assistant director - uncredited)
 1945 The Man in Half Moon Street (assistant director - uncredited)
 1944 Practically Yours (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1944 National Barn Dance (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1944 Henry Aldrich's Little Secret (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1944 Henry Aldrich, Boy Scout (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1943 The Good Fellows (assistant director - uncredited)
 1943 Salute for Three (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1942 Priorities on Parade (assistant director - as John Coonan)
 1942 Sweater Girl (assistant director - uncredited)
 1941 Aloma of the South Seas (assistant director - uncredited)
 1941 Reaching for the Sun (assistant director - uncredited)
 1939 Television Spy (assistant director - uncredited)
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