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Irvin Willat (1890–1976)

Irvin Willat was born on November 18, 1890 in Stamford, Connecticut, USA. He was a director and writer, known for The Grim Game (1919), The False Faces (1919) and Old Louisiana (1937). He was married to Billie Dove. He died on April 17, 1976 in Santa Monica, California, USA. See full bio »

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The Grim Game
The Grim Game Director
The False Faces
The False Faces Director
Old Louisiana
Old Louisiana Director
The Cavalier
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 1937 Under Strange Flags (as I. V. Willat)
 1937 Old Louisiana (as I.W. Willat)
 1931 Damaged Love
 1928 The Cavalier
 1928 Submarine (uncredited)
 1926 Paradise
 1925 Rugged Water
 1925 The Air Mail
 1924 North of 36
 1923 Fog Bound
 1922 Pawned (as Irvin V. Willat)
 1922 Yellow Men and Gold (as Irvin V. Willat)
 1921 Fifty Candles (as Irvin V. Willat)
 1921 The Face of the World (as Irvin V. Willat)
 1920 Down Home (as Irvin V. Willat)
 1920 Below the Surface (as Irvin V. Willat)
 1919 Behind the Door (as Irvin V. Willat)
 1919 The Grim Game
 1919 The False Faces (as Irvin V. Willat)
 1918 The Law of the North (as Irvin V. Willat)
 1918 The Guilty Man (as Irvin V. Willat)
 1917 The Zeppelin's Last Raid (as Irvin V. Willat)
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Show Show Actor (2 credits)
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Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
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Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
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Alternate Names:

I. V. Willat | I.V. Willat | I.W. Willat | Irvin V. Willat | Irwin Willat


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