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Felix E. Feist (1910–1965)


Felix E. Feist was born on February 28, 1910 in New York City, New York, USA as Felix Ellison Feist. He was a director and producer, known for The Big Trees (1952), Donovan's Brain (1953) and The Man Who Cheated Himself (1950). He was married to Lisa Howard. He died on September 2, 1965 in Encino, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Big Trees
The Big Trees Director
(1952)
Donovan's Brain
Donovan's Brain Director
(1953)
The Devil Thumbs a Ride
(1947)

Filmography

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 1964-1965 Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- The Enemies (1965) ... (as Felix Feist)
- The Amphibians (1965) ... (as Felix Feist)
- The Saboteur (1965) ... (as Felix Feist)
- The Indestructible Man (1965) ... (as Felix Feist)
- The Last Battle (1965) ... (as Felix Feist)
 1965 The Outer Limits (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Probe (1965) ... (as Felix Feist)
 1963 Going My Way (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1962 Bus Stop (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Verdict of 12 (1962) ... (as Felix Feist)
 1961-1962 Follow the Sun (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Ghost Story (1962) ... (as Felix Feist)
- The Girl from the Brandenburg Gate (1961) ... (as Felix Feist)
- Night Song (1961) ... (as Felix Feist)
- The Longest Crap Game in History (1961) ... (as Felix Feist)
 1960-1961 Adventures in Paradise (TV Series) (17 episodes)
- Appointment at Tara-Bi (1961) ... (as Felix Feist)
- Beachhead (1961) ... (as Felix Feist)
- Errand of Mercy (1961)
- Adam San (1961)
 1960 The Detectives (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1960 Bonanza (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Blood on the Land (1960) ... (as Felix Feist)
 1959 Riverboat (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- A Night at Trapper's Landing (1959) ... (as Felix Feist)
- About Roger Mowbray (1959) ... (as Felix Feist)
 1959 The Deputy (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Back to Glory (1959)
 1957-1959 The Californians (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- An Act of Faith (1959)
- Guns for King Joseph (1959) ... (as Felix Feist)
- Dishonor for Matt Wayne (1958) ... (as Felix Feist)
- J. Jimmerson Jones, Inc. (1958) ... (as Felix Feist)
- The Man from Paris (1958) ... (as Felix Feist)
 1958 The Texan (TV Series) (as Felix Feist)
 1958 Harbormaster (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1958 Sea Hunt (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Sixty Feet Below (1958) ... (as Felix Feist)
 1957 Tombstone Territory (TV Series)
 1956-1957 Zane Grey Theater (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Man on the Run (1957) ... (as Felix Feist)
- Lariat (1956) ... (as Felix Feist)
- The Unrelenting Sky (1956) ... (as Felix Feist)
- The Long Road Home (1956) ... (as Felix Feist)
- You Only Run Once (1956) ... (as Felix Feist)
 1957 Highway Patrol (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Gem Robbery (1957) ... (as Felix Feist)
 1957 Dr. Christian (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Amnesia (1957)
 1956 Telephone Time (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Mountain That Moved (1956) ... (as Felix Feist)
 1956 Chevron Hall of Stars (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Arizona Ames (1956)
 1956 Star Stage (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1953 General Electric Theater (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1953 The Revlon Mirror Theater (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Lullaby (1953)
 1953 Donovan's Brain (as Felix Feist)
 1953 The Man Behind the Gun (as Felix Feist)
 1952 This Woman Is Dangerous (as Felix Feist)
 1952 The Big Trees (as Felix Feist)
 1951 Tomorrow Is Another Day (as Felix Feist)
 1951 The Basketball Fix (as Felix Feist)
 1950 The Golden Gloves Story (as Felix Feist)
 1950 Guilty of Treason (as Felix Feist)
 1949 The Threat (as Felix Feist)
 1947 The Devil Thumbs a Ride (as Felix Feist)
 1944 Reckless Age
 1944 Pardon My Rhythm (as Felix Feist)
 1943 You're a Lucky Fellow, Mr. Smith (as Felix Feist)
 1943 All by Myself (as Felix Feist)
 1940 Dreams (Short)
 1940 Pound Foolish (Short)
 1939 Let's Talk Turkey (Short)
 1939 Set 'em Up (Documentary short)
 1939 Take a Cue (Short)
 1939 Prophet Without Honor (Short)
 1939 Radio Hams (Short)
 1939 Happily Buried (Short)
 1939 Double Diving (Documentary short)
 1938 Follow the Arrow (Short)
 1938 The Magician's Daughter (Short)
 1938 How to Figure Income Tax (Short)
 1937 Give Till It Hurts (Short)
 1937 Golf Mistakes (Short)
 1937 The Romance of Digestion (Short)
 1936 Every Sunday (Short)
 1936 How to Be a Detective (Short)
 1936 How to Vote (Short)
 1936 Hollywood Extra! (Documentary short)
 1935 Football Teamwork (Documentary short)
 1935 Prince, King of Dogs (Documentary short)
 1934 My Grandfather's Clock (Short)
 1934 Strikes and Spares (Short)
 1933 Deluge
 1932 Football Footwork (Short)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Felix Feist Jr. | Felixt Feist | Felix Feist

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Trivia:

American director, in Hollywood from 1928. From 1930 to 1943, he worked at MGM's short subjects department turning out Pete Smith specialties among numerous other 'featurettes'. In 1953, he moved to Universal and then to RKO as a B-movie director. His best films from this period are The Devil Thumbs a Ride (1947), The Big Trees (1952) and Donovan's Brain (1953). He subsequently worked in ... See more »

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