Howard Hawks (1896–1977)


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What do the classic films Scarface (1932), Twentieth Century (1934), Bringing Up Baby (1938), Only Angels Have Wings (1939), His Girl Friday (1940), Sergeant York (1941), To Have and Have Not (1944), The Big Sleep (1946), Red River (1948) Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) and Rio Bravo (1959) have in common? Aside from their displays of great ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 15 nominations. See more awards »

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Red River Director
(1948)
Rio Bravo Director
(1959)
Hatari! Director
(1962)
Red Line 7000 Director
(1965)

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 1970 Rio Lobo
 1967 El Dorado
 1965 Red Line 7000
 1962 Hatari!
 1959 Rio Bravo
 1952 O. Henry's Full House (segment "The Ransom of Red Chief")
 1952 The Big Sky
 1951 The Thing from Another World (uncredited)
 1948 Red River
 1946 The Big Sleep
 1943 Corvette K-225 (uncredited)
 1943 The Outlaw (uncredited)
 1943 Air Force
 1941 Ball of Fire
 1941 Sergeant York
 1936 Ceiling Zero
 1935 Barbary Coast
 1934 Viva Villa! (uncredited)
 1933 The Prizefighter and the Lady (uncredited)
 1933 Today We Live
 1932 Tiger Shark
 1932 Scarface
 1930 The Criminal Code (uncredited)
 1928 Fazil
 1927 Paid to Love
 1926 Fig Leaves
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Other Works:

Story: "The Chariot of the Gods" (filmed as The Road to Glory (1926), The Road to Glory (1936)) See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Biographical Movies | 10 Print Biographies | 5 Portrayals | 9 Articles | 2 Pictorials | See more »

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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But politics has gotten to where they want to control and tell you what kind of movies, what kind of books, what kind of everything. Who the hell is qualified to do it? I don't know how through movies you're ever gonna get to tell people how this corruption works in the country. Because the whole media is just quoting all these people. It's a story for them. You know, I write a story and then ... See more »

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Quentin Tarantino has named Hawks as his favorite director and praised him as "the greatest storyteller in the history of cinema". See more »

Trademark:

Heroes in his films are often professionals who always get the "job" done and who often wind up learning teamwork is the best way of dealing with problems. See more »

Nickname:

Wife No. 2, "Nancy" Gross, went by nickname, "Slim" See more »

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