Howard Hawks

American Howard Hawks

Career Timeline

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Howard Winchester Hawks (May 30, 1896 – December 26, 1977) was an American film director, producer and screenwriter of the classic Hollywood era. He is popular for his films from a wide range of genres such as Scarface (1932), Bringing Up Baby (1938), Only Angels Have Wings (1939), His Girl Friday (1940), Sergeant York (1941), The Big Sleep (1946), Red River (1948), Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953), Rio Bravo (1959), and El Dorado (1967).

In 1975, Hawks was awarded the Honorary Academy Award as "a master American filmmaker whose creative efforts hold a distinguished place in world cinema," and in 1942 he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director for Sergeant York.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Howard Hawks, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Birth Date
Age 81
Goshen, Indiana, USA
  • Director
  • Writer
Film Industry

Top Movies

Top Earning Movies


Year Movie Country Role Credit Ratings
1966 El Dorado United States Director 0.00
1959 Rio Bravo United States Director 0.00
1946 The Big Sleep United States Director 0.00
1944 To Have and Have Not United States Director 0.00
1941 Sergeant York United States Director 0.00
1940 His Girl Friday United States Director 0.00
1939 Only Angels Have Wings United States Director, Writer 0.00
1938 Bringing Up Baby United States Director 0.00
1934 Twentieth Century Director 0.00