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Michael Gordon (I) (1909–1993)

A stage actor and director, Michael Gordon broke into films in 1940 as a dialogue director, then became a film editor. He directed his first feature in 1942. He started out with low-budget crime thrillers, but in the late 1940s and early 1950s turned out several well-crafted dramas, notably Cyrano de Bergerac (1950), which garnered José Ferrer an ... See full bio »

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Known For

Pillow Talk
Pillow Talk Director
(1959)
Cyrano de Bergerac
(1950)
Move Over, Darling
(1963)
Boys' Night Out
Boys' Night Out Director
(1962)

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 1972 Anna and the King (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1971 Room 222 (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1964 Valentine's Day (TV Series) (1 episode)
- All Through the Night (1964) ... (Move Over Darling sequences, uncredited)
 1959 Pillow Talk
 1958 Decoy (TV Series) (3 episodes)
 1953 All Hallowe'en (Short)
 1949 Once More, My Darling (uncredited)
 1947 The Web
 1943 Crime Doctor
 1941 A Good Landfall (Short)
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Stage: Was the lighting designer for the original Broadway production of "Thunder Rock". See more »
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Comedy is the most serious tragedy in the world. Play it that way and you can't go wrong. If you ever think of yourself as funny, you haven't got a chance.

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Directed José Ferrer in his Oscar-winning performance as Cyrano de Bergerac (1950). His grandson, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, was first known for appearing on 3rd Rock from the Sun (1996), which featured a guest appearance by Miguel Ferrer. See more »

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