Victor Heerman

Director, Screenwriter, Actor
Heerman began his career in the mid-teens directing Mack Sennett shorts before graduating to light, breezy features in 1920. He is perhaps best known for the Marx Brothers vehicle, "Animal Crackers" (1930). Heerman ... Read more »
Born: 08/27/1893 in Surrey, England, GB

Filmography

Editor (13)

Abilene Town (Movie)

(Editor)

Bomba on Panther Island (Movie)

(Editor)

County Fair (Movie)

(Editor)

Drums in the Deep South (Movie)

(Editor)

Flight to Mars (Movie)

(Editor)

Pardon My Past (Movie)

(Editor)

Red Light (Movie)

(Editor)

Song of My Heart (Movie)

(Editor)

Suspense (Movie)

(Editor)

The Chinese Ring (Movie)

(Editor)

The Longhorn (Movie)

(Editor)

The Lost Volcano (Movie)

(Editor)

The Underworld Story (Movie)

(Editor)
Director (6)

Animal Crackers (Movie)

(Director)

Irish Luck (Movie)

(Director)

John Smith (TV Show)

Director

My Boy (Movie)

(Director)

Paramount on Parade (Movie)

(Director)

Rupert of Hentzau (Movie)

(Director)
Writer (6)

Little Women 1948 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Golden Boy 1938 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Stella Dallas 1936 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Break of Hearts 1934 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Little Minister 1933 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Little Women 1932 (Movie)

(Screenplay)
Producer (3)

Roar of the Crowd (Movie)

(Producer)

The Rose Bowl Story (Movie)

(Producer)

Up in Smoke (TV Show)

Producer
Camera, Film, & Tape (1)

Abilene Town (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Biography

Heerman began his career in the mid-teens directing Mack Sennett shorts before graduating to light, breezy features in 1920. He is perhaps best known for the Marx Brothers vehicle, "Animal Crackers" (1930). Heerman concentrated on screenwriting from the early 1930s and won an Oscar for "Little Women" (1932/33).

Relationships

Victor E Heerman Jr

Son
born on January 5, 1925

Catherine Heerman

Daughter
born on February 5, 1922

Sarah Mason

Wife

Milestones

1920

Feature film director

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