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William Watson (I) (1896–1967)

William Watson was born on January 3, 1896 in Montréal, Québec, Canada. He was a director and writer, known for One Wet Night (1924), Dandy Lions (1921) and Daring Lions and Dizzy Lovers (1919). He died on January 20, 1967. See full bio »

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 1944 The Birth of a Star (Short) (archive footage)
 1938 Winner Lose All (Short)
 1938 Cactus Caballeros (Short)
 1938 Money on Your Life (Short)
 1938 Beautiful, But Dummies (Short)
 1938 Love and Onions (Short)
 1938 Cupid Takes a Holiday (Short)
 1938 Getting an Eyeful (Short)
 1938 Hi-Ho Hollywood (Short)
 1937 Trailer Paradise (Short)
 1937 The Bashful Buckaroo (Short)
 1937 Hurray for Hooligan (Short)
 1937 Heir Today (Short)
 1937 The Smart Way (Short)
 1937 The Timid Ghost (Short)
 1937 Bashful Ballerina (Short)
 1937 Will You Stop! (Short)
 1937 Who's Crazy? (Short)
 1937 Hamlet and Eggs (Short)
 1937 Her Accidental Hero (Short)
 1937 Holding the Bag (Short)
 1937 Freshies (Short)
 1937 Hi-Ya Doc! (Short)
 1937 Ready to Serve (Short)
 1937 Off the Horses (Short)
 1937 Dental Follies (Short)
 1937 The Big Courtship (Short)
 1937 Hold It! (Short)
 1937 Practically Perfect (Short)
 1936 Transatlantic Love (Short)
 1936 The Screen Test (Short)
 1936 Just the Type (Short)
 1936 Modern Home (Short)
 1936 Any Old Port (Short)
 1936 Rah! Rah! Rhythm (Short)
 1936 Krazi-Inventions (Short)
 1936 The Wacky Family (Short)
 1936 Going Native (Short)
 1936 Boy, Oh Boy (Short)
 1936 The Queen's Birthday (Short)
 1936 Bashful Buddies (Short)
 1936 Happy Heels (Short)
 1936 Peaceful Relations (Short)
 1936 Rail Birds (Short)
 1936 It Happened All Right (Short)
 1936 Sleepless Hollow (Short) (as Bill Watson)
 1936 Spooks (Short)
 1936 Gold Bricks (Short)
 1936 Just Plain Folks (Short)
 1935 Easy Pickin's (Short)
 1935 Seeing Nellie Home (Short)
 1935 Sorority Blues (Short)
 1935 Way Out West (Short)
 1935 Hillbilly Love (Short)
 1935 College Capers (Short)
 1935 Rodeo Day (Short)
 1935 Hurray for Rhythm (Short)
 1935 Radio Rascals (Short)
 1935 All for One (Short)
 1935 Personality and the Pen (Short)
 1935 The Life of the Party (Short)
 1935 Fireman's Day Off (Short)
 1935 The Old Camp Ground (Short)
 1935 An Ear for Music (Short)
 1935 Easy Money (Short)
 1935 Gay Old Days (Short)
 1934 Three Cheers for Love (Short)
 1934 Dog-gone Babies (Short)
 1934 Mountain Melody (Short)
 1934 Good Luck - Best Wishes (Short)
 1934 Trav'lling the Road (Short)
 1933 Manhattan Lullaby (Short)
 1933 The Last Dogie (Short)
 1931 Oh! Marry Me (Short)
 1931 The Girl Rush (Short)
 1931 The Freshman's Finish (Short)
 1931 Crashing Reno (Short)
 1931 The Foolish Forties (Short)
 1931 Don't Divorce Him (Short)
 1931 A Shotgun Wedding (Short)
 1931 Come to Papa (Short)
 1931 Girls Will Be Boys (Short)
 1930 Don't Leave Home (Short)
 1930 Expensive Kisses (Short)
 1930 Don't Give Up (Short)
 1930 Love Your Neighbor (Short)
 1930 Johnny's Week End (Short)
 1930 His Honor the Mayor (Short)
 1930 The Stronger Sex (Short)
 1930 Down with Husbands (Short)
 1930 The Bearded Lady (Short)
 1930 Don't Believe It (Short)
 1930 The Duke of Dublin (Short)
 1930 So This Is Paris Green (Short)
 1929 Marching to Georgie (Short)
 1929 Weak But Willing (Short)
 1929 Brown Gravy (Short)
 1929 Dangerous Females (Short)
 1929 The Dancing Gob (Short)
 1929 The Fatal Forceps (Short)
 1929 Faro Nell (Short)
 1929 The Lady Fare (Short)
 1929 Don't Be Nervous (Short)
 1929 His Big Minute (Short)
 1928 A She Going Sailor (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1928 Hot Sparks (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1928 The Dizzy Diver (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1928 Sea Food (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1928 Hold 'Er Cowboy (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1928 Love's Young Scream (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1928 Campus Cuties (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1928 Long Hose (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1928 Water Bugs (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1928 Save the Pieces (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1927 Dizzy Sights (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1927 Easy Curves (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1927 A Moony Mariner (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1927 Row, Sailor, Row (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1927/I Dumb Belles (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1927 Sailor Beware (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1927 Duck Out (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1926 Cool Off! (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1926 Have Courage (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1926 A Briny Boob (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1926 Hold Still (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1926 Wife Shy (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1926 A Dippy Tar (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1926 The Daffy Dill (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1926 Chase Yourself (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1926 Papa's Pest (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1926 Gimmie Strength (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1926 Shore Shy (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1926 Page Me (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1926 A Salty Sap (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1926 A Honeymoon Squabble (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1925 Eighteen Carat (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1925 Fair But Foolish (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1925 A Goofy Gob (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1925 Nursery Troubles (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1925 Uncle Tom's Gal (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1925 A Misfit Sailor (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1925 Watch Out (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1925 Stranded (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1925 Soup to Nuts (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1925 After a Reputation (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1925 Plenty of Nerve (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1925 Speak Freely (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1925 The Queen of Aces (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1925 Smoked Out (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1925 Don't Worry (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1925 The Olympic Games (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1925 The Girl Problem (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1925 Nero (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1925 Financially Embarrassed (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 Alone at Last (as William H. Watson)
 1924 Paul Revere (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 The Girl Hater (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 When Love Is Young (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 The Game Hunter (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 That's the Spirit (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 Way Up North (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 Fair and Windy (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 Women's Rights (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 Bluffing Bluffers (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 Patching Things Up (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 Why Be Jealous? (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 Rest in Pieces (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 Why Pay Your Rent? (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 My Little Brother (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 One Wet Night (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 Spring of 1964 (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 Marry When Young (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 Nobody to Love (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 Should Poker Players Marry? (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 Feather Pushers (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 The Jail Bird (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1924 The Mandarin (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 The Rivals (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Chasing Wealth (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Under the White Robe (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 A Matter of Policy (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 No Parking Aloud (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 The Idea Man (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Restless Rest (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Be My Guest (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Going South (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Own a Home (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Cuckoo (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Dancing Love (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 His School Daze (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Sing! Sing! (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Crimson Coppers (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Empty Bottles (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Tut! Tut! King (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Good Deeds (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Won't You Worry? (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Bum Slickers (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 In Hock (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 The Jazz Bug (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Two Auctioneers (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Should William Tell? (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Bum Grafters (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Fakers (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Skeletons (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Tramps of Note (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Easy Terms (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 The Coal Dust Twins (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 To and Fro (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 The Godmothers (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Out of Order (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Hoboes De Luxe (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 Some Service (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1923 The Best Cellar (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1922 Where's the Parade? (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1922 Rail Birds (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1922 Their Steady Job (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1922 Accidental Wealth (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1922 Doing 'Em Good (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1922 Love Drops (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1922 Off the Earth (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1922 Matinee Idles (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1922 Accidents Will Happen (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1922 The House of a Thousand Trembles (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1922 Unfermented Bricks (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1922 Society Hoboes (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1922/I High Flyers (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1922 Should Watchmen Sleep? (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1922 Easy to Cop (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1922 A Shaky Family Tree (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1922 Taking Things Easy (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1922 Society Sailors (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1922 Stage Struck (Short)
 1921 Heart Breakers (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 Ice Box Pirates (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 Should Stepmothers Trifle? (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 Back Stage (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 P.D.Q. (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 Should Husbands Mind Babies? (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 Should Husbands Do Housework? (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 Where Is My Wandering Wife (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 Hold Your Breath (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 Twelve Hours to Live (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 The Clean Up (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 Third Class Male (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 Wood Simps (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 Cupid's Last Word (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 Custard's Last Stand (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 On Account (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 Uneasy Money (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 Dandy Lions (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 The Country Heir (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 Harem Skarem (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1921 Leaping Lions and Jailbirds (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1920 Tails Win (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1920 Loose Lions (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1920 You Tell 'Em, Lions, I Roar (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1920 Wild Lions and Ferocious Cheese (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1920 Up in Mary's Attic (as William H. Watson)
 1920 A He-Male Vamp (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1920 Lion's Jaws and Kitten's Paws (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1920 Shot in the Get-Away (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1920 The Jazzy Janitor (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1920 Light Hearts and Leaking Pipes (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1920 Red Hot Finish (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1919 A Lucky Dog's Day (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1919 Romeos and Jolly Juliets (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1919 Daring Lions and Dizzy Lovers (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1919 Sirens of the Suds (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1919 All Jazzed Up (Short)
 1919 In Bad All Around (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1919 Rip & Stitch: Tailors (Short) (as William H. Watson)
 1918 A Waiter's Wasted Life (Short)
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Worked as editor at Keystone before a career as director of comedy shorts for Fox (1918), Universal (1919-1921), Hal Roach (1922-1924) and Al Christie (1925).

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