No photo available. Represent A.E.W. Mason? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Up 12,366 this week

A.E.W. Mason (1865–1948)


English adventure and detective novelist, some of whose works have been filmed (most famously "The Four Feathers" and "Fire Over England"). He was a Liberal Member of Parliament from 1906 to 1910 and served as a Major in Naval Intelligence during World War I, setting up counter-espionage networks in Spain and Mexico. See more trivia »


(age 83) in London, England, UK

"No Small Parts" IMDb Exclusive: Ann Dowd

Before her critically-acclaimed roles in "The Leftovers" and "The Handmaid's Tale," veteran actress Ann Dowd made a career of supporting roles in some of your favorite movies and TV shows.

Watch now

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 464 people
created 08 May 2011
a list of 8829 people
created 22 Jan 2016

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of A.E.W. Mason's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

The Four Feathers
The Four Feathers
The Flirting Widow
The Four Feathers


Hide Hide Show Show Writer (33 credits)
 2002 The Four Feathers (novel)
 1978 The Four Feathers (TV Movie) (novel)
 1959 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Crystal Trench (1959) ... (story)
 1955 Storm Over the Nile (novel "The Four Feathers")
 1954 Clementina (TV Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- The End of a Journey (1954) ... (novel)
- For Love of a Queen (1954) ... (novel)
- The Road to Italy (1954) ... (novel)
- The Night of the 27th (1954) ... (novel)
- A Man Needs His Friends (1954) ... (novel)
 1953 The House of the Arrow (novel)
 1948 At the Villa Rose (TV Movie) (novel)
 1940 The House of the Arrow (story)
 1940 House of Mystery (novel "At the Villa Rose")
 1939 The Four Feathers (by)
 1938 Drums (by)
 1937 Fire Over England (novel)
 1935 The Widow from Monte Carlo (play "A Present from Margate")
 1933 Her Imaginary Lover (play "Green Stockings")
 1930 La maison de La Flèche (novel "The House of the Arrow" - as Alfred Edward Woodley Mason)
 1930 The Flirting Widow (based on the story by)
 1930 Mystery at the Villa Rose (novel)
 1930 The House of the Arrow (play)
 1929 The Four Feathers (novel)
 1925 The Winding Stair (story)
 1924 Slaves of Destiny (novel "Miranda of the Balcony")
 1922 Running Water (novel)
 1922 Man and His Kingdom (novel)
 1922 The Truants (novel)
 1921 A Romance of Wastdale (novel)
 1921 The Broken Road (novel)
 1921 The Four Feathers (novel)
 1920 At the Villa Rose (novel)
 1916 Green Stockings (play "Colonel Smith")
 1915 Four Feathers (novel "The Four Feathers")
 1911 Princess Clementina (Short) (novel)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Biography: "The Life of Sir Francis Drake". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Alfred Edward Woodley Mason

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on declining a British honor] Honors meant nothing to a childless man.


He allegedly declined a British Honor for his services to literature. See more »

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

"This Is Us" Star Chris Sullivan and TV to See in 2018

"This Is Us" star Chris Sullivan gets emotional about Season 2. Plus, "The IMDb Show" looks at the most highly-anticipated TV shows of 2018 and talks to Lena Waithe about "The Chi."

Watch the show