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Burton L. King (1877–1944)

Burton L. King was born on August 25, 1877 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA as Burton Lorain King. He was a director and producer, known for The Master Mystery (1918), Won in the Stretch (1917) and In Old California (1929). He was married to Adele Lane. He died on May 4, 1944 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1929 Daughters of Desire (as Burton King)
 1929 The Dream Melody (as Burton King)
 1928 The House of Shame (as Burton King)
 1928 Manhattan Knights (as Burton King)
 1928 Women Who Dare (as Burton King)
 1927 A Bowery Cinderella (as Burton King)
 1927 Broadway Madness (as Burton King)
 1925 Ermine and Rhinestones (as Burton King)
 1924 Playthings of Desire (as Burton King)
 1924 Those Who Judge (as Burton King)
 1924 The Truth About Women (as Burton King)
 1924 The Masked Dancer (as Burton King)
 1923 The Fair Cheat (as Burton King)
 1923 The Empty Cradle (as Burton King)
 1923 None So Blind (as Burton King)
 1922 The Streets of New York (as Burton King)
 1922 Captain Kidd
 1921 Everyman's Price (as Burton King)
 1920 For Love or Money (as Burton King)
 1920 The Common Sin (as Burton King)
 1920 A Common Level (as Burton King)
 1920 Why Women Sin (as Burton King)
 1919 Wit Wins
 1919 The Lost Battalion (as Burton King)
 1918 The Master Mystery (as Burton King)
 1918 Treason (as Burton King)
 1917 Public Defender (as Burton King)
 1917 To the Death
 1917 Love's Victory (Short)
 1917 The L. X. Clew (Short)
 1917 The Font of Courage (Short)
 1917 The Framed Miniature (Short)
 1917 Won in the Stretch (Short)
 1917 The Heart of Jules Carson (Short)
 1917 The Last of Her Clan (Short)
 1917 The Goddess of Chance (Short)
 1917 Glory
 1917 In Payment of the Past (Short)
 1916 The Right Hand Path (Short)
 1916 The Road to Fame (Short)
 1916 The Purchase Price (Short)
 1916 Hedge of Heart's Desire (Short)
 1916 The Girl Detective (Short)
 1916 So Shall Ye Reap (Short)
 1916 Extravagance
 1916 Out of the Shadows (Short)
 1916 Only a Rose (Short)
 1916 Converging Paths (Short)
 1916 Power of the Cross (Short)
 1916 The Spell of the Yukon (as Burton King)
 1916 The Reapers
 1916 Man and His Angel (as Burton King)
 1916 The Manicure Girl (Short)
 1915 Scars (Short)
 1915 The Markswoman (Short)
 1915 Shoo Fly (Short)
 1915 Cocksure Jones, Detective (Short)
 1915 In the Heart of the Hills (Short)
 1915/II In the Sunset Country (Short)
 1915 Into the Dark (Short)
 1915 For Professional Reasons (Short)
 1915 The Doughnut Vender (Short)
 1915 Where Happiness Dwells (Short)
 1915 Out of the Flames (Short)
 1915 The Burden Bearer (Short)
 1915 The Opening Night (Short)
 1915 The Parson Who Fled West (Short)
 1915 Pup the Peacemaker (Short)
 1915 The Advisor (Short) (as Burton King)
 1915 Her Own Blood (Short)
 1915 A Second Beginning (Short)
 1915 Across the Footlights (Short)
 1915 Polishing Up Polly (Short)
 1915 A Modern Enoch Arden (Short)
 1915 Mother's Birthday (Short)
 1915 Two Brothers and a Girl (Short)
 1915 Across the Desert (Short)
 1915 The Last of the Stills (Short)
 1915/I The Yellow Streak (Short)
 1915 Roses and Thorns (Short)
 1915 Her Career (Short)
 1915/II The Reaping (Short)
 1915 The Voice of Eva (Short)
 1915 The Honor of the Camp (Short)
 1915 Iole the Christian (Short)
 1915 The Love of Mary West (Short)
 1915 Alice of the Lake (Short) (as Burton King)
 1915 When Jealousy Tumbled (Short)
 1915 The Eagle and the Sparrow (Short)
 1915 The Vaudry Jewels (Short)
 1915 The Odd Slipper (Short)
 1915 The Hut on Sycamore Gap (Short)
 1915 Robert Thorne Forecloses (Short)
 1914 Auntie (Short) (as Burton King)
 1914 Ginger's Reign (Short)
 1914 Tainted Money (Short)
 1914 How God Came to Sonny Boy (Short) (as Burton King)
 1914 The Masked Dancer (Short)
 1913 The Reformation (Short)
 1913 The Maelstrom (Short)
 1913 The Claim Jumper (Short)
 1913 The Efficacy of Prayer (Short)
 1913/I The Impostor (Short)
 1913 For Mother's Sake (Short)
 1913 From Out the Storm (Short)
 1913 The Reaping (Short)
 1913 The Forgotten Melody (Short)
 1913 Loaded Dice (Short)
 1913 The Land of Dead Things (Short)
 1913 May and December (Short)
 1913 The Gambler's Pal (Short)
 1913 The Madcap (Short)
 1913 Heart Throbs (Short)
 1913 All Rivers Meet at Sea (Short)
 1913 The Failure of Success (Short)
 1913 A True Believer (Short)
 1913/II The Miser (Short)
 1913 For Love of the Flag (Short)
 1913 Past Redemption (Short)
 1913 A Southern Cinderella (Short)
 1913 The Grey Sentinel (Short)
 1913 The Pride of the South (Short)
Show Show Producer (33 credits)
Show Show Actor (29 credits)
Show Show Writer (8 credits)
Show Show Production manager (4 credits)
Show Show Additional Crew (4 credits)

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Alternate Names:

Burton King | Burt King | Carl King | Mr. King


Adele Lane  (his death)

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