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Archie Mayo (1891–1968)

A stage actor, Mayo went to Hollywood in 1915 and worked until his retirement in 1946. He began directing slapstick 2-reelers, later making features at Warner Bros. just about the time sound was being introduced into films. Mayo worked for Warners, Goldwyn, and 20th Century Fox films as a director. During the 1940s, he became somewhat of a tyrant ... See full bio »

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 1946 A Night in Casablanca (as Archie L. Mayo)
 1943 Crash Dive
 1942 Moontide
 1940 Four Sons
 1937 It's Love I'm After (as Archie L. Mayo)
 1937 Call It a Day (as Archie L. Mayo)
 1937 Black Legion (as Archie L. Mayo)
 1936 Give Me Your Heart (as Archie L. Mayo)
 1936 The Petrified Forest (as Archie L. Mayo)
 1935 The Case of the Lucky Legs (as Archie L. Mayo)
 1935 Go Into Your Dance (as Archie L. Mayo)
 1935 Bordertown (as Archie L. Mayo)
 1934 Desirable (as Archie L. Mayo)
 1934 Gambling Lady
 1932 The Expert
 1931 Under 18
 1931 Bought!
 1931 Svengali
 1931 Illicit
 1930 Courage
 1930/I Vengeance
 1930 Wide Open
 1929 The Sacred Flame (as Archie L. Mayo)
 1929 The Sap
 1929/I Sonny Boy
 1928 My Man
 1928 On Trial
 1928 Retribution (Short)
 1928 The Movie Man (Short)
 1928 Beware of Married Men (as Archie L. Mayo)
 1927 Slightly Used (as Archie L. Mayo)
 1927 Dearie
 1926 Money Talks
 1926 Weak, But Willing (Short)
 1925 Off His Beat (Short)
 1925 Oh, Bridget! (Short)
 1925 Tender Feet (Short)
 1925 Why Hesitate? (Short)
 1925 A Rarin' Romeo (Short)
 1925 Good Spirits (Short)
 1924 High Gear (Short)
 1924 Short Change (Short)
 1924 Tootsie Wootsie (Short)
 1924 Dandy Lions (Short)
 1924 Reno or Bust (Short)
 1923/II Spring Fever (Short)
 1923 A Man of Position (Short)
 1923 Round Figures (Short)
 1923 High Kickers (Short)
 1923 Speed Bugs (Short)
 1923 Don't Get Fresh (Short)
 1923 The Imperfect Lover (Short)
 1921 It's Your Move (Short)
 1918 Beaches and Peaches (Short)
 1917 The Kid Snatchers (Short)
 1917 Double Dukes (Short)
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