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George Melford (1877–1961)

Hollywood director from the early 1910's through late 1930's, he was thereafter a character actor through the 1940's and 50's. See full bio »

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 1946 Jungle Terror
 1937 Jungle Menace
 1935 East of Java
 1934 Hired Wife
 1933 Man of Action
 1931 Drácula
 1931 The Viking
 1930 La voluntad del muerto (english version)
 1929 Sea Fury
 1929 The Charlatan
 1928/I Lingerie (Short)
 1927 A Man's Past
 1926 Going Crooked
 1926 Rocking Moon
 1925 Without Mercy
 1924/I Big Timber
 1924 Tiger Love
 1923 Salomy Jane
 1923 Java Head
 1922 Ebb Tide
 1922 Burning Sands
 1921 The Sheik
 1921 A Wise Fool
 1921 The Jucklins
 1920 The Round-Up
 1920 The Sea Wolf
 1919 Everywoman
 1919/II A Sporting Chance
 1918 The Source
 1918 Sandy
 1918 The Bravest Way (as George H. Melford)
 1918 Wild Youth
 1918 The Hidden Pearls (as George H. Melford)
 1917 The Call of the East (as George H. Melford)
 1917 On the Level
 1917 The Crystal Gazer (as George H. Melford)
 1917 Her Strange Wedding (as George H. Melford)
 1917 The Evil Eye
 1916 The Years of the Locust (as George H. Melford)
 1916 A Gutter Magdalene (as George H. Melford)
 1916 The Race (as George H. Melford)
 1915 The Immigrant
 1915 The Unknown
 1915 The Explorer
 1915 Stolen Goods
 1915 The Woman
 1915 Young Romance (as George H. Melford)
 1914 The Derelict (Short)
 1914 The Fatal Opal (Short) (unconfirmed)
 1914 The Prison Stain (Short)
 1914 Micky Flynn's Escapade (Short) (as G.W. Melford)
 1914 The Potter and the Clay (Short)
 1914 The Primitive Instinct (Short) (as George H. Melford)
 1914 The Bond Eternal (Short)
 1914 The Rajah's Vow (Short)
 1914 The Chief of Police (Short)
 1914/II The Quicksands (Short)
 1914 The Barrier of Ignorance (Short)
 1914 The Detective's Sister (Short)
 1914 The Master Rogue (Short)
 1914 The Boer War
 1913 The Chinese Death Thorn (Short) (as George H. Melford)
 1913 Perils of the Sea (Short)
 1913 The Invaders (Short)
 1913/II The Struggle (Short)
 1913 The Battle for Freedom (Short)
 1913 The Fighting Chaplain (Short)
 1913 The Fire-Fighting Zouaves (Short)
 1913 The Wartime Siren (Short)
 1913 The Attack at Rocky Pass (Short)
 1913 The Battle of Bloody Ford (Short)
 1913 Prisoners of War (Short)
 1913 The Woe of Battle (Short)
 1913 The Grim Toll of War (Short)
 1913 The Last Blockhouse (Short)
 1913 The Usurer (Short)
 1912 Saved from Court Martial (Short)
 1912 The Bugler of Battery B (Short)
 1911/III For Her Brother's Sake (Short)
 1911 Arizona Bill (Short)
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Alternate Names:

G.W. Melford | George H. Melford

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Stepfather of Judson Melford. He appeared with him on several films between 1911 and 1913. See more »


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