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Lew Landers (1901–1962)

Rivaling Sam Newfield and William Beaudine as one of the American film industry's most prolific directors, Lew Landers began directing features in the mid-'30s under his real name of Louis Friedlander, but changed it to Lew Landers after several films. His first effort, The Raven (1935), with Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi, was probably his best. ... See full bio »

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 1963 Terrified
 1959-1961 Bat Masterson (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Dead Man's Claim (1961)
- A Time to Die (1960)
 1960-1961 Sugarfoot (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Stranger in Town (1961)
- The Long Dry (1960)
 1961 The Case of the Dangerous Robin (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Dead Ringer (1961)
 1959-1960 Maverick (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Easy Mark (1959)
 1960 Bronco (TV Series) (1 episode)
- End of a Rope (1960)
 1960 The Alaskans (TV Series) (1 episode)
- White Vengeance (1960)
 1960 Colt .45 (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Alibi (1960)
- Chain of Command (1960)
- Phantom Trail (1960)
 1960 Cheyenne (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1959-1960 Tombstone Territory (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- State's Witness (1960)
 1956-1959 The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin (TV Series) (22 episodes)
- Apache Stampede (1959)
- The Accusation (1959)
- Star of India (1959)
 1959 Rescue 8 (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Flash Flood (1959)
 1955-1959 Highway Patrol (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- Cargo Hijack (1959)
- Mexican Chase (1959)
- False Confession (1958)
- Train Copter (1958)
- Stolen Car Ring (1956)
 1958-1959 Mackenzie's Raiders (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Ambush (1959)
- Drought (1959)
- Long Ride Home (1959)
- Blood on the Rio (1959)
- Son of the Hawk (1959)
 1958 Hot Rod Gang
 1957-1958 Harbor Command (TV Series) (14 episodes)
- Ghost Ship (1958)
- Smallpox (1958)
- Arson (1958)
- Sunken Gold (1958)
 1957-1958 Casey Jones (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Mrs. Casey Jones (1958)
- The Gunslinger (1957)
 1958 Adventures of Superman (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Three in One (1958)
- Superman's Wife (1958)
 1955-1957 Tales of the Texas Rangers (TV Series) (18 episodes)
- Double Reward (1957)
- A Texas Million (1957)
- Panhandle (1957)
 1957 Circus Boy (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Little Vagabond (1957)
- Big Top Angel (1957)
 1957 Whirlybirds (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Big U (1957)
 1957 Dr. Christian (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Rabies (1957)
- Truck Driver (1957)
 1956 Passport to Danger (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Baja, California (1956)
 1953-1956 I Led 3 Lives (TV Series) (7 episodes)
- Hit and Run (1956)
- Convicts (1954)
- Infiltration (1954)
- Counterfeit (1954)
- The Jet Engine (1953)
 1955 Science Fiction Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1954-1955 Topper (TV Series) (12 episodes)
 1952-1954 Mr. & Mrs. North (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- Climax (1954)
- Mask of Hate (1954)
- Murder for Sale (1954)
 1953-1954 The Cisco Kid (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- The Iron Mask (1954)
- Outlaw's Gallery (1953)
- Indian Uprising (1953)
 1953-1954 Your Favorite Story (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- High Seas (1953)
 1954 Meet Corliss Archer (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1953 Your Jeweler's Showcase (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Cell 14 (1953)
 1953 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Double Exposure (1953)
 1951-1953 The Adventures of Kit Carson (TV Series) (21 episodes)
- Ventura Feud (1953)
- The Range Master (1952)
- Road to Destiny (1952)
 1952 Torpedo Alley
 1952 Arctic Flight
 1952 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1951 Blue Blood
 1951 The Bogus Green (TV Movie)
 1950 Revenue Agent
 1950 Chain Gang
 1950 Dynamite Pass
 1950 Girls' School
 1949 Air Hostess
 1949 I Found a Dog (Short)
 1948 Inner Sanctum
 1948 My Dog Rusty
 1947 Doctor Jim
 1947 Devil Ship
 1947 My Pal (Short)
 1947 Danger Street
 1946 Death Valley
 1946 Hot Cargo
 1946 Tokyo Rose
 1945 Arson Squad
 1945 Secrets of a Sorority Girl (uncredited)
 1945 Crime, Inc.
 1944 Black Arrow
 1942 Junior Army
 1942 Canal Zone
 1941 Mystery Ship
 1941 Lucky Devils
 1940 Ski Patrol
 1940 Enemy Agent
 1939 Bad Lands
 1939 Conspiracy
 1939 Fixer Dugan
 1939 Pacific Liner
 1938 The Affairs of Annabel (uncredited)
 1938 Sky Giant
 1938 Blind Alibi
 1938 Double Danger
 1937 Danger Patrol
 1937 Border Cafe
 1936 Parole! (as Louis Friedlander)
 1936 The Adventures of Frank Merriwell (uncredited)
 1935 Stormy (as Louis Friedlander)
 1935 The Raven (as Louis Friedlander)
 1935 The Call of the Savage (as Louis Friedlander)
 1935 The Rustlers of Red Dog (as Louis Friedlander)
 1934 Tailspin Tommy (as Louis Friedlander)
 1934 The Red Rider (as Louis Friedlander)
 1934 The Vanishing Shadow (as Louis Friedlander)
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Louis Friedlander | Louis Friendlander
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