George Seaton

Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Theatrical producer and actor who joined the MGM writing staff in 1933 and began directing his own films in the mid-1940s. Seaton won Best Screenplay Oscars for "Miracle on 34th Street" (1947) and "The Country Girl" ... Read more »
Born: 04/17/1911 in South Bend, Indiana, USA

Filmography

Writer (27)

Miracle on 34th Street 1994 (Movie)

from screenplay("Miracle on 34th Street" (USA/1947)) (From Story)

Miracle on 34th Street 1994 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Miracle on 34th Street 1973 - 1974 (TV Show)

From Story

Airport 1970 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

What's So Bad About Feeling Good? 1968 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

36 Hours 1963 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Counterfeit Traitor 1962 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Proud and the Profane 1956 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Country Girl 1954 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Little Boy Lost 1953 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Anything Can Happen 1951 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Miracle on 34th Street 1947 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Song of Bernadette 1942 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

A Day at the Races 1936 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Apartment for Peggy (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

Charley's Aunt (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

Chicken Every Sunday (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

Coney Island (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

Diamond Horseshoe (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

For Heaven's Sake (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

Junior Miss (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

That Night in Rio (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

The Big Lift (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

The Doctor Takes a Wife (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

The Magnificent Dope (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

The Meanest Man in the World (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

The Shocking Miss Pilgrim (Movie)

(Screenwriter)
Director (20)

Showdown 1972 (Movie)

(Director)

Airport 1970 (Movie)

(Director)

What's So Bad About Feeling Good? 1968 (Movie)

(Director)

36 Hours 1963 (Movie)

(Director)

The Counterfeit Traitor 1962 (Movie)

(Director)

The Hook 1962 (Movie)

(Director)

The Pleasure of His Company 1961 (Movie)

(Director)

Teacher's Pet 1958 (Movie)

(Director)

The Proud and the Profane 1956 (Movie)

(Director)

The Country Girl 1954 (Movie)

(Director)

Little Boy Lost 1953 (Movie)

(Director)

Anything Can Happen 1951 (Movie)

(Director)

Miracle on 34th Street 1947 (Movie)

(Director)

Apartment for Peggy (Movie)

(Director)

Chicken Every Sunday (Movie)

(Director)

Diamond Horseshoe (Movie)

(Director)

For Heaven's Sake (Movie)

(Director)

Junior Miss (Movie)

(Director)

The Big Lift (Movie)

(Director)

The Shocking Miss Pilgrim (Movie)

(Director)
Producer (11)

Showdown 1972 (Movie)

(Producer)

What's So Bad About Feeling Good? 1968 (Movie)

(Producer)

36 Hours 1963 (Movie)

(Producer)

Twilight of Honor 1962 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Rat Race 1960 (Movie)

(Producer)

But Not For Me 1958 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Tin Star 1957 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Bridges at Toko-Ri 1954 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Country Girl 1954 (Movie)

(Producer)

Aaron Slick From Punkin Crick 1951 (Movie)

(Producer)

Anything Can Happen 1951 (Movie)

(Producer)

Biography

Theatrical producer and actor who joined the MGM writing staff in 1933 and began directing his own films in the mid-1940s. Seaton won Best Screenplay Oscars for "Miracle on 34th Street" (1947) and "The Country Girl" (1955) and is also known for the taut spy thriller, "The Counterfeit Traitor" (1962), and for 1969's opening installment of the "Airport" movies.

Milestones

1944

Directorial debut "Diamond Horseshoe"

1933

Joined MGM writing staff

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