Produced and directed the pilot for The Legend of Jesse James
(1965). When the series was picked up, Siegel became the series' producer but did not direct any episodes.
1 Biographical Movie |
4 Print Biographies |
1 Interview |
1 Article |
Don | Donald Siegel | Allen Smithee
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Most of my pictures, I'm sorry to say, are about nothing. Because I'm a whore. I work for money. It's the American way.
Contains spoilers. Don Siegel directed, in their last film roles, Ronald Reagan (Browning) in The Killers (1964) and John Wayne (Books) in The Shootist (1976) in which both their characters were killed in their final scenes as actors.
His films were frequently interpreted as having controversial, right-wing political or sociological undertone, which Siegel never commented on