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Samuel Marx (1902–1992)

Samuel Marx was born on January 26, 1902. He was a producer and writer, known for Lassie Come Home (1943), The Thin Man (1957) and Damon and Pythias (1962). He died on March 2, 1992 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Lassie Come Home
Lassie Come Home Producer
(1943)
The Thin Man
The Thin Man Producer
(1957-1958)
Damon and Pythias
(1962)
Grounds for Marriage
(1951)

Filmography

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 1969 La cattura (executive producer)
 1962 Damon and Pythias (associate producer)
 1958-1959 Northwest Passage (TV Series) (executive producer - 12 episodes)
- Stab in the Back (1959) ... (executive producer)
- The Witch (1959) ... (executive producer)
- The Fourth Brother (1959) ... (executive producer)
- Death Rides the Wind (1959) ... (executive producer)
- The Secret of the Cliff (1959) ... (executive producer - uncredited)
 1957-1958 The Thin Man (TV Series) (executive producer - 37 episodes)
- The Screaming Doll (1958) ... (executive producer)
- The Valley Forger (1958) ... (executive producer)
- Kappa Kappa Kaper (1958) ... (executive producer)
- The Art of Murder (1958) ... (executive producer)
- The Carstadt Man (1958) ... (executive producer)
 1956-1957 The 20th Century-Fox Hour (TV Series) (producer - 6 episodes)
- Threat to a Happy Ending (1957) ... (producer)
- City in Flames (1957) ... (producer)
- The Hefferan Family (1956) ... (producer)
- Mr. Belvedere (1956) ... (producer)
- Deception (1956) ... (producer)
  December Bride (TV Series) (producer - 6 episodes, 1955 - 1956) (executive producer - 3 episodes, 1955)
- The Texas Show: Part 1 (1956) ... (producer)
- The Rudy Vallee Show (1956) ... (producer)
- Matt's Movie Career (1956) ... (producer)
- The Trailer Show (1956) ... (producer)
- Family Quarrel (1955) ... (producer)
 1955 Those Whiting Girls (TV Series) (producer - 7 episodes)
- Barbara's Love Song (1955) ... (producer)
- You're Driving Me Crazy (1955) ... (producer)
- Mama's Reunion (1955) ... (producer)
- Vive La France, Vive L'Amour (1955) ... (producer)
- Barbara's Best Friend (1955) ... (producer)
 1955 Kiss of Fire (producer)
 1955 Ain't Misbehavin' (producer)
 1952 Assignment: Paris (producer)
 1951 Grounds for Marriage (producer)
 1950 A Lady Without Passport (producer)
 1947 The Beginning or the End (producer)
 1947 My Brother Talks to Horses (producer)
 1945 Son of Lassie (producer)
 1945 This Man's Navy (producer)
 1943 Lassie Come Home (producer)
 1942 Northwest Rangers (producer)
 1942 Apache Trail (producer)
 1942 This Time for Keeps (producer)
 1942 A Yank on the Burma Road (producer)
 1941 Unholy Partners (producer)
 1940 Keeping Company (producer)
 1938 Girls' School (associate producer)
 1937 A Family Affair (producer)
 1936 Sinner Take All (producer)
 1936 The Longest Night (producer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Unsold pilot: Co-wrote (w/William Spier) a pilot for a series with Charles Coburn to be called "Country Doctor". See more »

Alternate Names:

Sam Marx
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Trivia:

Cast Elizabeth Taylor in the film Lassie Come Home (1943) after the original actress had to be replaced. He knew of Elizabeth because he and Elizabeth's father were Air Raid Wardens for the Los Angeles area. Therefore, he is widely credited as the man who discovered Elizabeth Taylor.

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