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Harry Edwards (I) (1887–1952)

Harry Edwards was born on October 11, 1887 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. He was a director and writer, known for Tramp, Tramp, Tramp (1926), Snooper Service (1945) and His Tale Is Told (1944). He was married to Evelyn Brent, Gladys Brockwell and Louise Glaum. He died on May 26, 1952 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Snooper Service Director
His Tale Is Told Director
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 1946 Maid Trouble (Short)
 1946 The Blonde Stayed On (Short)
 1945 Spook to Me (Short)
 1945 Where the Pest Begins (Short)
 1945 The Mayor's Husband (Short)
 1945 Wife Decoy (Short)
 1945 Snooper Service (Short)
 1944 Heather and Yon (Short)
 1944 A Knight and a Blonde (Short)
 1944 Strife of the Party (Short)
 1944 Wedded Bliss (Short)
 1944 His Hotel Sweet (Short)
 1944 Defective Detectives (Short)
 1944 His Tale Is Told (Short)
 1943 Who's Hugh? (Short)
 1943 He Was Only Feudin' (Short)
 1943 Garden of Eatin' (Short)
 1943 Quack Service (Short)
 1943 Three Little Twirps (Short)
 1943 Blonde and Groom (Short)
 1943 Two Saplings (Short)
 1943 Socks Appeal (Short)
 1942 Piano Mooner (Short)
 1942 Sappy Pappy (Short)
 1942 College Belles (Short)
 1942 Carry Harry (Short)
 1942 Phony Cronies (Short)
 1942 Matri-Phony (Short)
 1942 Cooks and Crooks (Short) (as Henry James)
 1942 Wedded Blitz (Short) (as Henry James)
 1942 Sappy Birthday (Short)
 1936 The Brain Busters (Short) (as Harry J. Edwards)
 1934 The Super Snooper (Short) (as Harry J. Edwards)
 1934 An Old Gypsy Custom (Short)
 1933 Leave It to Dad (Short) (as Harry J. Edwards)
 1933 The Farmers' Fatal Folly (Short) (as Harry J. Edwards)
 1933 Pop's Pal (Short) (as Harry J. Edwards)
 1933 Frozen Assets (Short)
 1933 His Weak Moment (Short)
 1933 Dora's Dunking Doughnuts (Short) (as Harry J. Edwards)
 1933 Marriage Humor (Short) (as Harry J. Edwards)
 1933 Hot Hoofs (Short) (as Harry J. Edwards)
 1933 Loose Relations (Short)
 1933 Feeling Rosy (Short) (as Harry J. Edwards)
 1933 As the Crows Fly (Short) (as Harry J. Edwards)
 1933 Artist's Muddles (Short) (as Harry J. Edwards)
 1932/I In the Bag (Short)
 1932 Boy Oh Boy! (Short)
 1932 A Fool About Women (Short)
 1932 Sunkissed Sweeties (Short)
 1932 Honeymoon Beach (Short) (as Harry J. Edwards)
 1932 Kid Glove Kisses (Short)
 1932 Ship A Hooey! (Short) (as Harry J. Edwards)
 1932 Now's the Time (Short) (as Harry J. Edwards)
 1932 Meet the Princess (Short)
 1932 Robinson Crusoe and Son (Short)
 1932 The Eyes Have It (Short)
 1932 Sea Soldier's Sweeties (Short)
 1931 Peeking in Peking (Short)
 1931 Sold at Auction (Short)
 1931 Bless the Ladies (Short)
 1931 Selling Shorts (Short)
 1931 Hotter Than Haiti (Short)
 1931 An Apple a Day (Short)
 1931 First to Fight (Short)
 1931 Howdy Mate (Short)
 1931 The Cat's Paw (Short)
 1931 Hello Napoleon (Short)
 1931 Scared Stiff (Short)
 1931 No Privacy (Short)
 1931 The Sargie's Playmate (Short)
 1931 Hello Russia (Short)
 1930 Ooh La-La (Short)
 1930 Go to Blazes (Short)
 1930 Cleaning Up (Short)
 1930 Follow Me (Short)
 1930 Vernon's Aunt (Short)
 1930 Up and Down Stairs (Short)
 1929 His Girl's Wedding (Short)
 1929 Sunday Morning (Short)
 1929 Doing His Stuff (Short)
 1929 A Close Shave (Short)
 1929 Matchmaking Mamma (Short)
 1929 Ladies Must Eat (Short)
 1929 Calling Hubby's Bluff (Short)
 1929 Sitting Pretty (Short)
 1929 Clunked on the Corner (Short)
 1928 The Campus Vamp (Short)
 1928 A Jim Jam Janitor (Short)
 1928 Hubby's Weekend Trip (Short)
 1928 Motorboat Mamas (Short)
 1928 A Dumb Waiter (Short)
 1928 His Unlucky Night (Short)
 1928 The Girl from Nowhere (Short)
 1928 The Bicycle Flirt (Short)
 1928 The Best Man (Short)
 1928 The Beach Club (Short)
 1927/I Fiddlesticks (Short)
 1927 Daddy Boy (Short)
 1927 Gold Digger of Weepah (Short)
 1927 The Golf Nut (Short)
 1927 A Hollywood Hero (Short)
 1926/I Making Good (Short)
 1926 Fighting to Win (Short) (as Harry J. Edwards)
 1926 Benson at Calford (Short)
 1926 Soldier Man (Short)
 1926 Saturday Afternoon (Short)
 1925 There He Goes (Short)
 1925 Lucky Stars (Short)
 1925 Lost & Found (Short)
 1925 Plain Clothes (Short)
 1925 Boobs in the Wood (Short)
 1925 His Marriage Wow (Short)
 1925 The Sea Squawk (Short)
 1924 Feet of Mud (Short) (uncredited)
 1924 All Night Long (Short)
 1924 The Hansom Cabman (Short)
 1924 The Luck o' the Foolish (Short)
 1924 The Lion and the Souse (Short)
 1924 Out Bound (Short)
 1924 A Lofty Marriage (Short)
 1924 Dusty Dollars (Short)
 1924 Pay or Move (Short) (as Harry J. Edwards)
 1923 The Boy in Blue (Short)
 1923 The Covered Schooner (Short)
 1923/I Spring Fever (Short)
 1923 Seaside Simps (Short)
 1923 Ham and Yeggs (Short)
 1923 Dad's Boy (Short)
 1923 Oh, Ma the Rent Taker (Short)
 1923 Smarty (Short)
 1923/II Day by Day in Every Way (Short)
 1923 A Howling Success (Short)
 1923 Boyhood Days (Short)
 1920 The Soft Boiled Yegg (Short)
 1920 Home Rule (Short)
 1920 Fix It for Me (Short)
 1920 Rare Bits (Short)
 1920 Excess Baggage (Short)
 1919 Pretty Soft (Short)
 1919 Taking Things Easy (Short)
 1918 Newspaper Clippings (Short)
 1918 Their Neighbor's Baby (Short)
 1918 A Safe Danger (Short)
 1918 His Double Life (Short)
 1918 Ruined by a Dumbwaiter (Short)
 1917 The Shame of a Chaperone (Short)
 1917 A Fire Escape Finish (Short)
 1917 A Bath House Tangle (Short)
 1917 Brainstorm (Short)
 1916 A Lover's Might (Short)
 1916 The Surf Girl (Short)
 1916 Ham's Busy Day (Short)
 1916 The Tank Town Troupe (Short)
 1916 Ham and the Masked Marvel (Short)
 1916 Ham's Waterloo (Short)
 1915 The Curse of Work (Short)
 1915 Bill's Blighted Career (Short)
 1915 Father Was Neutral (Short)
 1915 Poor Policy (Short)
 1915 The Fatal Note (Short)
 1915 Hearts and Flames (Short)
 1915 In and Out of Society (Short)
 1915 Bill's New Pal (Short)
 1915 The Avenging Dentist (Short)
 1914 Universal Ike Gets a Goat (Short)
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Alternate Names:

Harry J. Edwards | Henry Edwards | J. Harry Edwards | Henry James

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Stage actor born in London, Canada, who took a step down in the movie business by starting as a prop boy. Later worked as a director of two-reel comedies for Nestor, Universal, Kalem, Fox and National Film. From 1924, helmed some of the best films made by Harry Langdon. See more »

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