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Arthur Rosson (1886–1960)

The brother of cinematographer Harold Rosson, director Richard Rosson and actress Helene Rosson, Arthur Rosson started in films as a stuntman and joined Vitagraph in 1909, later working as an associate director with Cecil B. DeMille for 16 years. By the 1920s he was a full-time director, and from 1929-38 he directed mainly westerns. He was a ... See full bio »

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Red River
Red River Director
Boots of Destiny
Boots of Destiny Director
Trailin' Trouble
Trailin' Trouble Director


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 1948 Red River (co-director)
 1932 Flaming Guns
 1932 Hidden Gold
 1932 Ebb Tide
 1931 The Wide Open Spaces (Short)
 1930 Men Without Law (uncredited)
 1929 Points West
 1928 The Play Girl
 1927 Silk Legs
 1927 Underworld (fired, replaced by J. Von Sternberg, uncredited)
 1927 Set Free
 1926 Wet Paint
 1925 The Soapsuds Lady (Short)
 1925 A Sweet Pickle (Short)
 1925 Over Thereabouts (Short)
 1925 The Meddler
 1925 Ridin' Pretty
 1924 Blasted Hopes
 1923 Condemned
 1919 Sahara
 1918 Headin' South
 1917 A Case at Law
 1917 Cassidy
 1917 Grafters
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Other Works:

Novel: "Hand 'Em Over" (filmed as Trailing Trouble (1930)).

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Alternate Names:

Arthur H.Rosson

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