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Joseph I. Breen (1888–1965)

Joseph I. Breen was born on October 14, 1888 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Joseph Ignatius Breen. He was married to Mary R. Breen. He died on December 5, 1965 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 2020 Skin: A History of Nudity in the Movies (Documentary)
 2020 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
- Mae West: Dirty Blonde (2020) ... Self
 2017 Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood (Documentary)
Self (as Joseph Breen)
 2008 Hollywood contra Franco (Documentary)
 2008 Thou Shalt Not: Sex, Sin and Censorship in Pre-Code Hollywood (TV Movie documentary)
Self (as Joseph Breen)
 2005 Bullets Over Hollywood (TV Movie documentary)
Self (as Joseph Breen)
 2003 Welcome to Sherwood! The Story of 'The Adventures of Robin Hood' (Video documentary)
Self - Director, Motion Picture Producers & Distributors Association (as Joseph Breen)
 2003 Complicated Women (TV Movie documentary)
Self (uncredited)
 1995 The Celluloid Closet (Documentary)
Self (uncredited)
 1994 That's Entertainment! III (Documentary)
Self - Newsreel Clip (uncredited)
 1988 The Making of a Legend: Gone with the Wind (TV Movie documentary)
Self (as Joe Breen)
 1987 Hollywood Uncensored (Documentary)
Self (as Joseph Breen)
 1939 The Movies March On (Short documentary)
Self (as Joseph Breen)

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Alternate Names:

Joe Breen | Joseph Breen


5' 8" (1.73 m)

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Was appointed by Will H. Hays in 1934 as administrator the Production Code Administration (PCA), the branch of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America (MPPDA) created to enforce the Motion Picture Production Code. See more »

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