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John G. Adolfi (1881–1933)


Entering films as an actor in 1910, John G. Adolfi soon switched careers and became a director. He turned out numerous, mostly low-budget films for minor companies, but every so often got a chance to work at a big studio like Fox. His big break came in the sound era, when he formed a partnership with actor George Arliss and directed several of ... See full bio »

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Known For

A Man and His Mate
(1915)
The Phantom Express
(1925)
Merely Mary Ann
Merely Mary Ann Director
(1916)
The Small Town Girl
(1917)

Filmography

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 1933 Voltaire
 1932 Central Park
 1931 Compromised
 1931 The Stolen Jools (Short) (uncredited)
 1930 The New Racket (Short)
 1930 What a Life (Short)
 1930 Letters (Short)
 1929 Evidence
 1929 Fancy Baggage
 1926 The Jelly Fish (Short)
 1925 The Phantom Express (as John Adolfi)
 1925 Big Pal
 1924 Chalk Marks
 1917 Patsy
 1916 The Sphinx
 1915 Bashful Glen (Short)
 1915 Driven by Fate (Short)
 1915 A Man and His Mate (as John Adolfi)
 1915 Heart Beats (Short)
 1914 The Beat of the Year (Short)
 1914 The Kaffir's Skull (Short)
 1914 A Woman Scorned (Short)
 1914 A Blotted Page (Short)
 1914 The Tardy Cannon Ball (Short)
 1914 The Runaway Freight (Short)
 1914 Broken Nose Bailey (Short)
 1914 Turned Back (Short)
 1914 Through the Dark (Short)
 1914 McCarn Plays Fate (Short)
 1914 Blue Pete's Escape (Short)
 1914 The Burden (Short)
 1914 The Horse Wrangler (Short)
 1914 A Pair of Cuffs (Short)
 1914 The Stolen Radium (Short)
 1914 The Wheels of Destiny (Short)
 1914/I A Diamond in the Rough (Short)
 1914 Texas Bill's Last Ride (Short)
 1913 Levinsky's Holiday (Short)
 1913 Always Together (Short)
 1913 Through the Sluice Gates (Short)
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Alternate Names:

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