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Dorrell McGowan (1899–1997)

Dorrell McGowan the movie producer was not the son of the actor J.P. McGowan as stated in the current IMDb biography Dorrell McGowan was the son of Dorrell McGowan, Sr. and Roxana Buckbee McGowan. Proof of this is the Federal Census for 1900 & 1910 in Illinois and the Federal Census 1920 & 1930 in California. See full bio »

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 1978 Mr. Too Little (producer)
 1977 The Billion Dollar Hobo (executive producer)
 1969 The Ice House (producer)
  The Littlest Hobo (TV Series) (producer - 8 episodes, 1963) (executive producer - 4 episodes, 1963 - 1964)
- Double-Cross (1964) ... (executive producer)
- The Great Manhunt (1964) ... (executive producer)
- Honored Guest (1964) ... (executive producer)
- The Silent Witness (1963) ... (executive producer)
- Trouble in Pairs (1963) ... (producer)
 1962 The Bashful Elephant (producer)
  Death Valley Days (TV Series) (producer - 58 episodes, 1952 - 1958) (executive producer - 6 episodes, 1956 - 1959)
- Half a Loaf (1959) ... (executive producer)
- The Captive (1958) ... (producer)
- Fifty Years a Mystery (1957) ... (executive producer)
- California Gold Rush in Reverse (1957) ... (executive producer)
- The Last Letter (1956) ... (executive producer)
 1956-1959 Sky King (TV Series) (executive producer - 51 episodes)
- Mickey's Birthday (1959) ... (executive producer)
- Ring of Fire (1959) ... (executive producer)
- Dead Giveaway (1959) ... (executive producer)
- A Mickey for Sky (1959) ... (executive producer)
- Terror Cruise (1959) ... (executive producer)
 1958 Snowfire (producer)
 1957 The Silent Service (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- The Jack at Tokyo (1957) ... (executive producer)
 1951 Tokyo File 212 (producer)
 1949 Hellfire (executive producer)
 1946 Night Train to Memphis (associate producer)
 1946 Valley of the Zombies (associate producer)
 1945 The Tiger Woman (associate producer)
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Show Show Director (5 credits)
Show Show Music department (1 credit)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

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Alternate Names:

Dorrell | Buck McGowan | D. McGowan

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