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Frank McCarthy (II) (1912–1986)

Frank McCarthy was born on June 8, 1912 in Richmond, Virginia, USA. He is known for his work on Patton (1970), Decision Before Dawn (1951) and MacArthur (1977). He died on December 1, 1986 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Patton Producer
Decision Before Dawn
MacArthur Producer


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 1977 MacArthur (producer)
 1972 Fireball Forward (TV Movie) (producer)
 1970 Patton (producer)
 1967 A Guide for the Married Man (producer)
 1953 Sailor of the King (producer)
 1951 Decision Before Dawn (producer)
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 1955 Soldier of Fortune (head of public relations - uncredited)
 1938 Brother Rat (technical advisor)
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 1956 Giant (still photographer - uncredited)
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 1997 Patton: A Tribute to Franklin J. Schaffner (Video documentary)
Himself - Producer, 1970 (voice)
 1977 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
Himself - Producer
- Episode #15.73 (1977) ... Himself - Producer
 1971 The 43rd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Best Picture Winner as Producer and Accepting Best Actor Award for George C. Scott

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In 1969, he produced an unsold sitcom pilot for ABC called "A Guide for the Married Man." Based on the 1967 film of the same name, the pilot starred Hal Buckley and Tony Roberts.

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As the film's producer, he accepted George C. Scott's Oscar for Patton (1970) at the awards ceremony, but returned it to the Academy the next day in keeping with Scott's refusal to accept the award. See more »

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