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Michael Todd (I) (1909–1958)


Film producer Michael Todd was one of the major contributors to technical innovation in the film industry in the 1950s. Having worked with Fred Waller and Cinerama, he got tired of the three-panel format, left the company and tried to find the process for making "Cinerama coming from one hole". He joined forces with the American Optical Co. and ... See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1952 This Is Cinerama (Documentary) (executive producer)
 1950 The Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) (producer)
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Other Works:

He produced William Shakespeare's play, "Hamlet," at the Columbus Circle Theatre in New York City and ran for 131 performances. See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | See more »

Alternate Names:

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Personal Quote:

I've never been poor, only broke. Being poor is a frame of mind. Being broke is only a temporary situation.

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Todd's premature death wiped out his plans for two future films: "Don Quixote" and "The Man Who Would Be King.". See more »

Nickname:

Mike Todd

Star Sign:

Cancer

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