Willis Goldbeck

Director, Screenwriter, Producer
Willis Goldbeck brought many screenplays to Hollywood throughout the course of his career. With such film writing credits as the adventure "Scaramouche" (1923) with Ramon Novarro, "The Alaskan" (1924) and "Peter Pan" ... Read more »
Born: 10/24/1898 in New York City, New York, USA

Filmography

Writer (6)

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance 1961 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Sergeant Rutledge 1960 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Freaks 1931 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

A Kiss For Cinderella 1925 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Peter Pan 1923 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Scaramouche 1922 (Movie)

(Screenplay)
Producer (4)

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance 1961 (Movie)

(Producer)

Sergeant Rutledge 1960 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Lone Ranger 1956 (Movie)

(Producer)

I Died a Thousand Times 1955 (Movie)

(Producer)

Biography

Willis Goldbeck brought many screenplays to Hollywood throughout the course of his career. With such film writing credits as the adventure "Scaramouche" (1923) with Ramon Novarro, "The Alaskan" (1924) and "Peter Pan" (1924). He also appeared in the Alice Terry drama "Mare Nostrum" (1926), "A Kiss For Cinderella" (1926) and "The Enemy" (1928), Goldbeck was an established screenwriter. He continued his focus on film through the thirties, penning the scripts for "Wednesday's Child" (1934), "Young Dr. Kildare" (1938) with Lew Ayres and the Lew Ayres drama "The Secret of Dr. Kildare" (1939). He also appeared in "Calling Dr. Kildare" (1939). Toward the end of his career, Goldbeck directed the comedy "Rationing" (1944) with Wallace Beery, "Three Men in White" (1944) and the Van Johnson drama "Between Two Women" (1945). He also appeared in the comedy "Love Laughs at Andy Hardy" (1947) with Mickey Rooney. Goldbeck last produced the drama "The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance" (1962) with James Stewart. Willis Goldbeck passed away in September 1979 at the age of 81.

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