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Charles Vidor (1900–1959)


Hungarian-born Karoly Vidor spent the First World War as a lieutenant in the Austro-Hungarian infantry. Following the armistice, he made his way to Berlin and worked for the German film company Ufa, as editor and assistant director. In 1924, he emigrated to the U.S. and, for several years, earned his living as a singer in Broadway choruses and (at... See full bio »

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(age 58) in Vienna, Austria

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Known For

Gilda
Gilda Director
(1946)
Hans Christian Andersen
(1952)
Love Me or Leave Me
(1955)
Cover Girl
Cover Girl Director
(1944)

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Alternate Names:

Mr. Charles Vidor

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Directed 3 actors to Oscar nominations: Cornel Wilde (Best Actor, A Song to Remember (1945)), James Cagney (Best Actor, Love Me or Leave Me (1955)), and Vittorio De Sica (Best Supporting Actor, A Farewell to Arms (1957)). See more »

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