Edward F Cline

Director, Actor, Assistant director
In films from 1913 as a Keystone Cop, and from 1916 as a director of several Mack Sennett "bathing beauties" shorts. In 1920 Cline co-directed "One Week" with Buster Keaton, and went on to work on several of Keaton's ... Read more »
Born: 11/07/1892 in Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA

Filmography

Director (37)

The Villain Still Pursued Her 1940 (Movie)

(Director)

My Little Chickadee 1939 (Movie)

(Director)

The Bank Dick 1939 (Movie)

(Director)

Breaking the Ice 1937 (Movie)

(Director)

Hawaii Calls 1937 (Movie)

(Director)

The Balloonatic 1922 (Movie)

(Director)

Cops 1921 (Movie)

(Director)

A Blonde's Revenge (Movie)

(Director)

A Harem Knight (Movie)

(Director)

Bringing Up Father (Movie)

(Director)

Broadway Fever (Movie)

(Director)

Captain January (Movie)

(Director)

Circus Days (Movie)

(Director)

Cracked Nuts (Movie)

(Director)

Crazy House (Movie)

(Director)

F-Man (Movie)

(Director)

Forty Naughty Girls (Movie)

(Director)

Ghost Catchers (Movie)

(Director)

Gooseland (Movie)

(Director)

Hello Sucker (Movie)

(Director)

High Flyers (Movie)

(Director)

Jiggs and Maggie in Court (Movie)

(Director)

Jiggs and Maggie in Society (Movie)

(Director)

Million Dollar Legs (Movie)

(Director)

Peck's Bad Boy (Movie)

(Director)

Peck's Bad Boy with the Circus (Movie)

(Director)

Snuffy Smith, Yard Bird (Movie)

(Director)

The Boat (Movie)

(Director)

The Cowboy Millionaire (Movie)

(Director)

The Dude Ranger (Movie)

(Director)

The Jolly Jilter (Movie)

(Director)

The Meanest Man in the World (Movie)

(Director)

The Naughty Flirt (Movie)

(Director)

The Rag Man (Movie)

(Director)

The Widow from Chicago (Movie)

(Director)

Vamping Venus (Movie)

(Director)
Writer (7)

The Balloonatic 1922 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

A Harem Knight (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

Ghost Catchers (Movie)

(Screen Story)

Jiggs and Maggie in Court (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

Jiggs and Maggie in Society (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

Jiggs and Maggie out West (Movie)

(Screen Story)

The Boat (Movie)

(Screenwriter)
Actor (3)

Peanuts and Bullets 2014 (Movie)

A Cop (Actor)

Cops 1921 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Boat (Movie)

(Actor)
Music (1)

Bringing Up Father (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Biography

In films from 1913 as a Keystone Cop, and from 1916 as a director of several Mack Sennett "bathing beauties" shorts. In 1920 Cline co-directed "One Week" with Buster Keaton, and went on to work on several of Keaton's early gems, including "Cops" (1922) and "The Three Ages" (1923). Though Cline made numerous comedies over the next two decades, only his collaborations with W.C. Fields stand out.

Milestones

1916

Film directing debut, "Sunshine"

1913

Screen acting debut

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