STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,380 this week

John Sturges (1910–1992)


John Sturges was born on January 3, 1910 in Oak Park, Illinois, USA as John Elliott Sturges. He was a director and producer, known for The Great Escape (1963), The Magnificent Seven (1960) and Bad Day at Black Rock (1955). He was married to Dorothy Lynn Brooks. He died on August 18, 1992 in San Luis Obispo, California, USA. See full bio »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 30 people
created 21 Jul 2011
 
a list of 30 people
created 11 Jan 2013
 
a list of 27 people
created 15 Jan 2013
 
a list of 23 people
created 6 months ago
 
a list of 40 people
created 5 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of John Sturges.

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (45 credits)
Show Show Producer (6 credits)
Show Show Editor (5 credits)
Show Show Self (4 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Capt John Sturges

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

He was not related to director Preston Sturges. See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The change in Westerns in the 60's brucedgo
Discuss John Sturges on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page