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  1. Jim_K

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    DIRECTOR FILMOGRAPHY - The Films of WILLIAM A WELLMAN
    Rank ‘em, rate ‘em, review ‘em or whatever.
    WILLIAM A WELLMAN
    Lafayette Escadrille (1958)
    Darby's Rangers (1958)
    Good-bye, My Lady (1956)
    Blood Alley (1955)
    Track of the Cat (1954)
    Light's Diamond Jubilee (1954) (TV)
    The High and the Mighty (1954)
    Island in the Sky (1953)
    My Man and I (1952)
    It's a Big Country (1951)
    Across the Wide Missouri (1951)
    Westward the Women (1951)
    The Happy Years (1950)
    The Next Voice You Hear... (1950)
    Battleground (1949)
    Yellow Sky (1949)
    The Iron Curtain (1948)
    Magic Town (1947)
    Gallant Journey (1946)
    Story of G.I. Joe (1945)
    This Man's Navy (1945)
    Buffalo Bill (1944)
    The Ox-Bow Incident (1943)
    Lady of Burlesque (1943)
    Thunder Birds (1942)
    The Great Man's Lady (1942)
    Roxie Hart (1942)
    Reaching for the Sun (1941)
    The Light That Failed (1939)
    Beau Geste (1939)
    Men with Wings (1938)
    Nothing Sacred (1937)
    A Star Is Born (1937)
    Small Town Girl (1936)
    The Robin Hood of El Dorado (1936)
    The Call of the Wild (1935)
    The President Vanishes (1934)
    Stingaree (1934)
    Looking for Trouble (1934)
    College Coach (1933)
    Wild Boys of the Road (1933)
    Midnight Mary (1933)
    Heroes for Sale (1933)
    Lilly Turner (1933)
    Central Airport (1933)
    Frisco Jenny (1932)
    The Conquerors (1932)
    The Purchase Price (1932)
    Love Is a Racket (1932)
    So Big! (1932)
    The Hatchet Man (1932)
    Safe in Hell (1931)
    The Star Witness (1931)
    Night Nurse (1931)
    The Public Enemy (1931)
    Other Men's Women (1931)
    Maybe It's Love (1930)
    Young Eagles (1930)
    Dangerous Paradise (1930)
    Woman Trap (1929)
    The Man I Love (1929)
    Chinatown Nights (1929)
    Beggars of Life (1928)
    Ladies of the Mob (1928)
    The Legion of the Condemned (1928)
    Wings (1927)
    You Never Know Women (1926)
    The Cat's Pajamas (1926)
    The Boob (1926)
    When Husbands Flirt (1925)
    The Circus Cowboy (1924)
    The Vagabond Trail (1924)
    Not a Drum Was Heard (1924)
    Cupid's Fireman (1923)
    Big Dan (1923)
    The Man Who Won (1923)
    Second Hand Love (1923)
     
  2. Jim_K

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    Ratings out of [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    WILLIAM A WELLMAN (1896 - 1975)
    Lafayette Escadrille (1958) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Darby's Rangers (1958) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Good-bye, My Lady (1956) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Blood Alley (1955) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Track of the Cat (1954) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Light's Diamond Jubilee (1954)
    The High and the Mighty (1954) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Island in the Sky (1953) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    My Man and I (1952) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    It's a Big Country (1951) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Across the Wide Missouri (1951) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Westward the Women (1951) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Happy Years (1950) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Next Voice You Hear... (1950) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Battleground (1949) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Yellow Sky (1949) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Iron Curtain (1948) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Magic Town (1947) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Gallant Journey (1946) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Story of G.I. Joe (1945) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    This Man's Navy (1945)
    Buffalo Bill (1944) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Ox-Bow Incident (1943) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Lady of Burlesque (1943) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Thunder Birds (1942) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Great Man's Lady (1942) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Roxie Hart (1942) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Reaching for the Sun (1941)
    The Light That Failed (1939) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Beau Geste (1939) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Men with Wings (1938)
    Nothing Sacred (1937) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Tarzan Escapes (1936) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    A Star Is Born (1937) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Small Town Girl (1936) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Robin Hood of El Dorado (1936) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Call of the Wild (1935) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The President Vanishes (1934)
    Stingaree (1934) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Viva Villa! (1934) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Looking for Trouble (1934)
    College Coach (1933) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Wild Boys of the Road (1933) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Midnight Mary (1933) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Heroes for Sale (1933) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Lilly Turner (1933) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Central Airport (1933) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Frisco Jenny (1932) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Conquerors (1932) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Purchase Price (1932) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Love Is a Racket (1932) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    So Big! (1932) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Hatchet Man (1932) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Safe in Hell (1931) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Star Witness (1931) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Night Nurse (1931) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Public Enemy (1931) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Other Men's Women (1931) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Maybe It's Love (1930) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Young Eagles (1930)
    Dangerous Paradise (1930)
    Woman Trap (1929)
    The Man I Love (1929)
    Chinatown Nights (1929) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Beggars of Life (1928) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Ladies of the Mob (1928)
    The Legion of the Condemned (1928)
    Wings (1927) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    You Never Know Women (1926)
    The Cat's Pajamas (1926)
    The Boob (1926) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    When Husbands Flirt (1925)
    The Circus Cowboy (1924)
    The Vagabond Trail (1924)
    Not a Drum Was Heard (1924)
    Cupid's Fireman (1923)
    Big Dan (1923)
    The Man Who Won (1923)
    Second Hand Love (1923)
     
  3. george kaplan

    george kaplan Executive Producer

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    WILLIAM A. WELLMAN
    Seen: 10
    Like: 1
    Own: 1
    Rank order:

    Nothing Sacred (1937)
    The Ox-Bow Incident (1943)
    The Call of the Wild (1935)
    The Public Enemy (1931)
    Battleground (1949)
    Story of G.I. Joe (1945)
    Island in the Sky (1953)
    A Star Is Born (1937)
    Beau Geste (1939)
    The High and the Mighty (1954)
     
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    Out of 4 stars:
    The Ox-Bow Incident: [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Beau Geste: [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Public Enemy: [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] 1/2
    A Star is Born ('37): [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  5. Steve Christou

    Steve Christou Long Member

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    Buffalo Bill (1944) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Beau Geste (1939) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Nothing Sacred (1937) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    A Star Is Born (1937) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Public Enemy (1931) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
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    Rated from [​IMG] to [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Lafayette Escadrille (1958) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Darby's Rangers (1958) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Good-bye, My Lady (1956)
    Blood Alley (1955) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Track of the Cat (1954)
    Light's Diamond Jubilee (1954) (TV)
    The High and the Mighty (1954) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Island in the Sky (1953) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    My Man and I (1952)
    It's a Big Country (1951)
    Across the Wide Missouri (1951) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Westward the Women (1951) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Happy Years (1950)
    The Next Voice You Hear... (1950)
    Battleground (1949) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Yellow Sky (1949)
    The Iron Curtain (1948)
    Magic Town (1947)
    Gallant Journey (1946)
    Story of G.I. Joe (1945) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    This Man's Navy (1945)
    Buffalo Bill (1944)
    The Ox-Bow Incident (1943) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] (Own the DVD)
    Lady of Burlesque (1943)
    Thunder Birds (1942)
    The Great Man's Lady (1942)
    Roxie Hart (1942) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Reaching for the Sun (1941)
    The Light That Failed (1939)
    Beau Geste (1939) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Men with Wings (1938)
    Nothing Sacred (1937)
    A Star Is Born (1937) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Small Town Girl (1936)
    The Robin Hood of El Dorado (1936)
    The Call of the Wild (1935)
    The President Vanishes (1934)
    Stingaree (1934)
    Looking for Trouble (1934)
    College Coach (1933)
    Wild Boys of the Road (1933) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Midnight Mary (1933) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Heroes for Sale (1933) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Lilly Turner (1933)
    Central Airport (1933)
    Frisco Jenny (1932) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Conquerors (1932)
    The Purchase Price (1932) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Love Is a Racket (1932)
    So Big! (1932)
    The Hatchet Man (1932)
    Safe in Hell (1931)
    The Star Witness (1931)
    Night Nurse (1931) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    The Public Enemy (1931) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Other Men's Women (1931) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Maybe It's Love (1930)
    Young Eagles (1930)
    Dangerous Paradise (1930)
    Woman Trap (1929)
    The Man I Love (1929)
    Chinatown Nights (1929)
    Beggars of Life (1928)
    Ladies of the Mob (1928)
    The Legion of the Condemned (1928)
    Wings (1927) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    You Never Know Women (1926)
    The Cat's Pajamas (1926)
    The Boob (1926)
    When Husbands Flirt (1925)
    The Circus Cowboy (1924)
    The Vagabond Trail (1924)
    Not a Drum Was Heard (1924)
    Cupid's Fireman (1923)
    Big Dan (1923)
    The Man Who Won (1923)
    Second Hand Love (1923)
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    Own 1
     
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    Beau Geste (1939) - [​IMG]
    Nothing Sacred (1937) - [​IMG][​IMG]1/2
    A Star Is Born (1937) - [​IMG][​IMG]1/2
    The Public Enemy (1931) - [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]1/2
     
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    Lafayette Escadrille (1958)
    Darby's Rangers (1958)
    Good-bye, My Lady (1956)
    Blood Alley (1955)
    Track of the Cat (1954)
    Light's Diamond Jubilee (1954) (TV)
    The High and the Mighty (1954)
    Island in the Sky (1953)
    My Man and I (1952)
    It's a Big Country (1951)
    Across the Wide Missouri (1951)
    Westward the Women (1951)
    The Happy Years (1950)
    The Next Voice You Hear... (1950)
    Battleground (1949)
    Yellow Sky (1949)
    The Iron Curtain (1948)
    Magic Town (1947)
    Gallant Journey (1946)
    Story of G.I. Joe (1945)
    This Man's Navy (1945)
    Buffalo Bill (1944)
    The Ox-Bow Incident (1943)
    Lady of Burlesque (1943)
    Thunder Birds (1942)
    The Great Man's Lady (1942)
    Roxie Hart (1942)
    Reaching for the Sun (1941)
    The Light That Failed (1939)
    Beau Geste (1939)
    Men with Wings (1938)
    Nothing Sacred (1937)
    A Star Is Born (1937)
    Small Town Girl (1936)
    The Robin Hood of El Dorado (1936)
    The Call of the Wild (1935)
    The President Vanishes (1934)
    Stingaree (1934)
    Looking for Trouble (1934)
    College Coach (1933)
    Wild Boys of the Road (1933)
    Midnight Mary (1933)
    Heroes for Sale (1933)
    Lilly Turner (1933)
    Central Airport (1933)
    Frisco Jenny (1932)
    The Conquerors (1932)
    The Purchase Price (1932)
    Love Is a Racket (1932)
    So Big! (1932)
    The Hatchet Man (1932)
    Safe in Hell (1931)
    The Star Witness (1931)
    Night Nurse (1931)
    The Public Enemy (1931)
    Other Men's Women (1931)
    Maybe It's Love (1930)
    Young Eagles (1930)
    Dangerous Paradise (1930)
    Woman Trap (1929)
    The Man I Love (1929)
    Chinatown Nights (1929)
    Beggars of Life (1928)
    Ladies of the Mob (1928)
    The Legion of the Condemned (1928)
    Wings (1927)
    You Never Know Women (1926)
    The Cat's Pajamas (1926)
    The Boob (1926)
    When Husbands Flirt (1925)
    The Circus Cowboy (1924)
    The Vagabond Trail (1924)
    Not a Drum Was Heard (1924)
    Cupid's Fireman (1923)
    Big Dan (1923)
    The Man Who Won (1923)
    Second Hand Love (1923)

    Bolded films I've seen.
    May have seen a few of the others.
     
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    *1. The Ox-Bow Incident - A
    *2. The Public Enemy - A-
    3. Wings - A-
    Own: 2
    Would like to see Beau Geste, A Star is Born, Lafayette Escadrille, Battleground, Across the Wide Missouri, and several others.
     
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    William A Wellman
     
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    The Ox-Bow Incident (1943) ****

    The Call of the Wild (1935) ***

    The Public Enemy (1931) ****
     
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    Edited to add Island in the Sky and The High & the Mighty.
     
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    In order of merit:

    1.Nothing Sacred (1937) ****

    2.A Star Is Born (1937) ***1/2

    3.The Public Enemy (1931) ***1/2

    4.The Ox-Bow Incident (1943) ***1/2

    5.Story of G.I. Joe (1945) ***1/2

    6.Beau Geste (1939) ***

    7.Yellow Sky (1949) ***

    8.Island in the Sky (1953) ***

    9.The High and the Mighty (1954) ***

    10.Battleground (1949) ***

    11.The Call of the Wild (1935) ***

    12.Track of the Cat (1954) **1/2

    13.Westward the Women (1951) **1/2

    14.Buffalo Bill (1944) **1/2

    15.Across the Wide Missouri (1951) **1/2

    16.Magic Town (1947) **1/2

    17.Darby's Rangers (1958) **1/2

    From the rest of his work, I'm interested in the following:

    Lafayette Escadrille (1958)

    Blood Alley (1955)

    It's a Big Country (1951)

    The Happy Years (1950)

    The Next Voice You Hear... (1950)

    The Iron Curtain (1948)

    Lady of Burlesque (1943)

    The Great Man's Lady (1942)

    Roxie Hart (1942)

    The Light That Failed (1939)

    The Robin Hood of El Dorado (1936)

    Wild Boys of the Road (1933)

    Heroes for Sale (1933)

    So Big! (1932)

    The Hatchet Man (1932)

    The Star Witness (1931)

    Night Nurse (1931)

    Beggars of Life (1928)

    Wings (1927)
     
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    The Public Enemy - A-
     
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