Robert Aldrich (I) (1918–1983)


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Robert Aldrich entered the film industry in 1941 when he got a job as a production clerk at RKO Radio Pictures. He soon worked his way up to script clerk, then became an assistant director, a production manager and an associate producer. He began writing and directing for TV series in the early 1950s, and directed his first feature in 1953 (Big ... See full bio »

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The Dirty Dozen Director
(1967)
Kiss Me Deadly Director
(1955)
Attack Director
(1956)

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 1982 The Man Who Saved the World (earlier film clips, uncredited)
 1977 The Choirboys
 1977 Twilight's Last Gleaming (directed by)
 1975 Hustle
 1972 Ulzana's Raid
 1963 4 for Texas
 1959 Adventures in Paradise (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Safari at Sea (1959)
- The Black Pearl (1959)
 1959 Hotel de Paree (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Sundance Returns (1959)
 1957 The Garment Jungle (uncredited)
 1956 Attack
 1956 Autumn Leaves
 1955 The Big Knife
 1954 Vera Cruz
 1954 Apache
 1953-1954 Four Star Playhouse (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- The Bad Streak (1954)
- The Gift (1953)
- The Hard Way (1953)
- The Witness (1953)
- The Squeeze (1953)
 1953 Big Leaguer
 1952-1953 The Doctor (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Take the Odds (1953)
- The Guest (1952)
- Blackmail (1952)
 1952 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1952 China Smith (TV Series) (2 episodes)
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Show Show Actor (1 credit)
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Show Show Self (8 credits)
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9 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 41 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Robert B. Aldrich
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A director is a ringmaster, a psychiatrist and a referee. See more »

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Directed five different actors in Oscar-nominated performances: Victor Buono, Bette Davis, Agnes Moorehead, Ian Bannen and John Cassavetes. See more »

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Directed a plethora of genres but almost all of his films contained a subversive undertone See more »

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Star Sign:

Leo

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