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George Schaefer (II) (1888–1981)

George Schaefer was born on November 5, 1888 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He was a producer, known for Citizen Kane (1941), The Magnificent Ambersons (1942) and Journey Into Fear (1943). He died on August 8, 1981. See full bio »


(age 92)

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 1943 Journey Into Fear (executive producer - uncredited)
 1942 The Magnificent Ambersons (executive producer - uncredited)
 1941 Citizen Kane (executive producer - uncredited)
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 1939 The Movies March On (Short documentary)

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President of RKO at the time that Orson Welles was making films there. He was ousted from the studio in 1942 because of the controversy surrounding Welles' first two films there. See more »

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