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Sid Davis (I) (1916–2006)

Sid Davis was born on April 1, 1916 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is known for his work on The Dangerous Stranger (1950), Name Unknown (1951) and Live and Learn (1951). He was married to Norma Rosalind Henkins. He died on October 16, 2006 in Palm Desert, California, USA. See full bio »
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 1975 Babysitters' Guide (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 1974 Accident Investigation (Documentary short) (producer)
 1974 What's the Big Hurry? (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 1973 Boys Aware (Short) (producer)
 1972 Summer of '63 (Short) (producer)
 1970 Keep Off the Grass (Short) (producer)
 1970 Wild at the Wheel (Short) (producer)
 1968 The Bottle and the Throttle (Short) (producer)
 1968 Curious Alice (Short) (executive producer)
 1967 Alcohol Is Dynamite (Short) (producer)
 1963 Big Man on Campus (Short) (producer)
 1962 The Dropout (Short) (producer)
 1961 Boys Beware (Short) (producer)
 1961 Girls Beware (Short) (producer)
 1961 Moment of Decision! (Short) (producer)
 1961 On Your Own (Short) (producer)
 1961 Seduction of the Innocent (Short) (producer)
 1961 V.D. (producer)
 1959 The ABC of Walking Wisely (Documentary short) (producer)
 1958 Missing Witness (Short) (producer)
 1958 The Bicycle Clown (Short) (producer)
 1957 Say No to Strangers! (Short) (producer)
 1957 What Made Sammy Speed? (Short) (producer)
 1957 Where There's Smoke... (Short) (producer)
 1956 You're Growing Up (Short) (producer)
 1955 Age 13 (Short) (producer)
 1954 Gang Boy (Short) (producer)
 1954 Too Young to Burn (Short) (producer)
 1954 You Can't Stop on a Dime (Short) (producer)
 1954 Show 'Em the Road (Documentary short) (producer)
 1953 Gossip (Short) (producer)
 1953 The Cool Hot Rod (Short) (producer)
 1953 Vandalism (Short) (producer)
 1952 Skipper Learns a Lesson (Short) (producer)
 1952 Why Take Chances? (Short) (producer)
 1951 Live and Learn (Short) (producer)
 1951 Name Unknown (Short) (producer)
 1951 The Terrible Truth (Short) (producer)
 1951 Santa and the Fairy Snow Queen (Short) (producer)
 1950 The Dangerous Stranger (Short) (producer)
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Standing 6'4", he was the long-time stand-in for John Wayne (1941-1952). They often played chess together on the set between takes and were good friends off-set (Wayne bankrolled Davis' first instructional film, The Dangerous Stranger (1950). Once, when the stand-ins were called back to the set and Wayne wanted Davis to finish his move, Duke went to the set himself and stood in for his own ... See more »


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