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Edmund Goulding (1891–1959)

London-born Edmund Goulding was an actor/playwright/director on the London stage, and entered the British army when WWI broke out. Mustered out of the service because of wounds suffered in battle, he emigrated to the U.S. in 1921. He obtained assignments as a screenwriter in Hollywood, wrote a novel, "Fury," in 1922 and directed the film version ... See full bio »

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 1956 Teenage Rebel
 1955 Star Tonight (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- That Ryan Girl (1955) ... (writer)
 1945 Flight from Folly (story)
 1943 Old Acquaintance (contributor to screenplay - uncredited)
 1940 Two Girls on Broadway (based on a story by)
 1937 That Certain Woman (written by)
 1937 Hollywood Party (Short) (uncredited)
 1934 Hollywood Party (contributor to screenplay - uncredited)
 1934 Riptide (written by)
 1932 No Man of Her Own (story)
 1932 Flesh (story)
 1931 En kvinnas morgondag (story)
 1931 Night Angel
 1931 Les vacances du diable (story)
 1931 La vacanza del diavolo (story)
 1931 La fiesta del diablo (story)
 1931 Sonntag des Lebens (story)
 1930 Reaching for the Moon (written by)
 1930 The Devil's Holiday (screenplay) / (story)
 1929 The Trespasser (written by)
 1929 The Broadway Melody (story)
 1929 Queen Kelly (uncredited)
 1928 A Lady of Chance (adaptation)
 1928 Happiness Ahead (by)
 1927 Women Love Diamonds (story)
 1926 Paris
 1926 Dancing Mothers (play)
 1925 The Beautiful City (story)
 1925 Havoc
 1925 Sun-Up (adaptation)
 1925 The Fool
 1925 The Scarlet Honeymoon (story)
 1925 The Dancers (writer)
 1924 The Man Who Came Back (scenario)
 1923 Tiger Rose (adaptation)
 1923 Bright Lights of Broadway (writer)
 1923 The Bright Shawl (writer)
 1923 Jazzmania (screenplay) / (story)
 1923 Dark Secrets (screenplay) / (story)
 1923 Fury (screenplay) / (story)
 1922 Broadway Rose (screenplay) / (story)
 1922 Fascination (screenplay) / (story)
 1922 Peacock Alley
 1921 A Man of Stone (story)
 1921 The Devil (screenplay) / (story)
 1920 The Sin That Was His (scenario)
 1920 The Dangerous Paradise (story)
 1920 Madonnas and Men (story)
 1919 Sealed Hearts (story)
 1919 A Regular Girl (writer)
 1919 The Glorious Lady (story)
 1919 The Perfect Lover (writer)
 1919 The Imp (story)
 1918 The Ordeal of Rosetta (story)
 1917 The Silent Partner (story)
 1916 The Quest of Life (play "Ellen Young")
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Was also a popular songwriter, with such compositions as "Love, Your Magic Spell Is Everywhere", "Mam'selle", "Sweetest Moment", "The Lovely Song My Heart Is Singing", "Fury of the Sea", "To Rest In the Glory", "You Are A Song", "Alone In the Rain" and "Oh, Give Me Time For Tenderness". See more »

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5' 8½" (1.74 m)

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Biography in: John Wakeman, editor. "World Film Directors, Volume One, 1890-1945." Pages 406-411. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1987. See more »



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