Author of _King Vidor On Film Making_ (New York: David McKay, 1972), an excellent book on the subject.
1 Biographical Movie
7 Print Biographies
King W. Vidor
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
[on unwittingly relinquishing his profit share in the hugely successful
The Big Parade
for a nominal sum] "I thus spared myself from becoming a millionaire instead of a struggling young director trying to do something interesting and better with a camera."
Entered into Guinness World Records as having "The Longest Career As A Film Director", spanning 67 years beginning with
Hurricane in Galveston
in 1913 and ending with the documentary