STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 7,974 this week

Clarence Brown (I) (1890–1987)


Clarence Leon Brown was the son of Larkin Harry and Catherine Ann (Gaw) Brown of Clinton, Massachusetts. His family moved to Knoxville, Tennessee, when he was 12 years old. He graduated from Knoxville High School in 1905 and from the University of Tennessee with a B.A. in mechanical and electrical engineering in 1912. After graduation Brown ... See full bio »

Learn How Captain Marvel Stole Shazam's Name

As Captain Marvel and Shazam hit the skies from opposing sides of the DC/Marvel showdown, see how, at one point, they both had the same name.

Go behind the DC/Marvel battle scene

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 34 people
created 2 months ago
 
a list of 33 people
created 20 Dec 2016
 
a list of 40 people
created 08 Dec 2012
 
a list of 25 people
created 01 Jul 2012
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Clarence Brown's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 6 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Anna Karenina Director
(1935)
The Human Comedy Director
(1943)
Anna Christie Director
(1930)
A Free Soul Director
(1931)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (53 credits)
Show Show Producer (28 credits)
Show Show Editor (14 credits)
Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (12 credits)
Show Show Actor (4 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Self (3 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Flight instructor for the Army Air Corps during World War I.

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 14 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Clarence L. Brown
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on Elizabeth Taylor] She has a face that is an Act of God. See more »

Trivia:

After seeing that many of the finest pictures were produced by World Pictures and Maurice Tourneur, he found his way to Fort Lee, NJ--World Pictures' headquarters--and introduced himself to the director. The studio was looking for an assistant and hired him. Tourneur took him on and Brown remained with him for seven years. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

Contribute to This Page

Stream Comedy Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular comedy titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed