Sam Wood

Samuel Grosvenor Wood (July 10, 1883 – September 22, 1949) was an American film director and producer, who was best known for directing such Hollywood hits as A Night at the Opera, A Day at the Races, Goodbye, Mr. Chips, and The Pride of the Yankees.wikipedia
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Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939 film)

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Samuel Grosvenor Wood (July 10, 1883 – September 22, 1949) was an American film director and producer, who was best known for directing such Hollywood hits as A Night at the Opera, A Day at the Races, Goodbye, Mr. Chips, and The Pride of the Yankees.
Goodbye, Mr. Chips is a 1939 British romantic drama film directed by Sam Wood and starring Robert Donat and Greer Garson.

The Pride of the Yankees

Samuel Grosvenor Wood (July 10, 1883 – September 22, 1949) was an American film director and producer, who was best known for directing such Hollywood hits as A Night at the Opera, A Day at the Races, Goodbye, Mr. Chips, and The Pride of the Yankees.
The Pride of the Yankees is a 1942 American film produced by Samuel Goldwyn, directed by Sam Wood, and starring Gary Cooper, Teresa Wright, and Walter Brennan.

A Night at the Opera (film)

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Samuel Grosvenor Wood (July 10, 1883 – September 22, 1949) was an American film director and producer, who was best known for directing such Hollywood hits as A Night at the Opera, A Day at the Races, Goodbye, Mr. Chips, and The Pride of the Yankees.
It was directed by Sam Wood.

Gloria Swanson

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A solo director by 1919, Wood worked throughout the 1920s directing some of Paramount Pictures's biggest stars, among them Gloria Swanson and Wallace Reid.
She later appeared in a series of films directed by Sam Wood.

For Whom the Bell Tolls (film)

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In 1943, he tamped down much of the anti-fascist content of For Whom the Bell Tolls, saying "It would be the same love story if they were on the other side."
For Whom the Bell Tolls is a 1943 American war film produced and directed by Sam Wood and starring Gary Cooper, Ingrid Bergman, Akim Tamiroff, Katina Paxinou and Joseph Calleia.

Ambush (1950 film)

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Wood continued to have a large number of box office hits in his career, right up to and including his last film, the gritty Western Ambush (1950), although he died before the film was released.
Ambush is a 1950 western film directed by Sam Wood and starring Robert Taylor, John Hodiak and Arlene Dahl.

K. T. Stevens

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One of Wood's daughters, born Gloria Wood, was film and television actress K.T. Stevens.
Stevens was born in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of director Sam Wood.

Groucho Marx

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Groucho Marx immediately replied, "Nor a director out of Wood!"
One quip from Marx concerned his response to Sam Wood, the director of A Night at the Opera.

Peck's Bad Boy (1921 film)

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Peck's Bad Boy (1921)
Peck's Bad Boy is a 1921 American silent comedy film directed by Sam Wood and starring Jackie Coogan, Wheeler Oakman, Doris May, Raymond Hatton, James Corrigan, and Lillian Leighton.

Double Speed

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Double Speed (1920)
It was the debut directorial effort of Sam Wood and starred Wallace Reid in another of his racing car films.

The Great Moment (1921 film)

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The Great Moment (1921)
The Great Moment is a 1921 American silent drama film directed by Sam Wood and starring Gloria Swanson, Alec B. Francis, and Milton Sills.

Her First Elopement

Her First Elopement (1920)
Her First Elopement is a 1920 American drama film directed by Sam Wood and written by Edith M. Kennedy.

A City Sparrow

A City Sparrow (1920)
A City Sparrow is a 1920 American silent drama film directed by Sam Wood and written by Kate Jordan and Clara Genevieve Kennedy.

Sick Abed

Sick Abed (1920)
It was directed by Sam Wood and stars matinee idol Wallace Reid.

Excuse My Dust (1920 film)

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Excuse My Dust (1920)
Sam Wood directed Wallace Reid.

Beyond the Rocks (film)

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Beyond the Rocks (1922)
Beyond the Rocks is a 1922 American silent romantic drama film directed by Sam Wood, starring Rudolph Valentino and Gloria Swanson.

Don't Tell Everything

Don't Tell Everything (1921)
Don't Tell Everything is a 1921 American silent drama film directed by Sam Wood and starring Gloria Swanson and Wallace Reid.

Kitty Foyle (film)

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Wood directed Ginger Rogers through her Oscar-winning performance in Kitty Foyle (1940).
It was directed by Sam Wood.

Under the Lash

Under the Lash (1921)
Under the Lash is a 1921 American silent drama film directed by Sam Wood and starring Gloria Swanson.

What's Your Hurry?

What's Your Hurry? (1920)
It was directed by Sam Wood and stars Wallace Reid and Lois Wilson.

Her Husband's Trademark

Her Husband's Trademark (1922)
Her Husband's Trademark is a 1922 American silent drama film directed by Sam Wood and starring Gloria Swanson and Richard Wayne.

My American Wife

My American Wife (1922)
My American Wife is a 1922 American silent drama film directed by Sam Wood and starring Gloria Swanson.

His Children's Children

His Children's Children (1923)
His Children's Children is a lost 1923 American silent drama film directed by Sam Wood and starring winsome Bebe Daniels.

Her Beloved Villain

Her Beloved Villain (1920)
Her Beloved Villain is a lost 1920 American comedy film directed by Sam Wood and written by Alice Eyton.

Rookies (1927 film)

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Rookies (1927 film) (1927)
Rookies is a 1927 American silent comedy film directed by Sam Wood and released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer that starring Karl Dane and George K. Arthur.