Michael Curtiz

Michael Curtiz

About Michael Curtiz

Michael Curtiz (December 24, 1886 a__ April 10, 1962) was an Academy award winning Hungarian-American film director. He directed more than fifty films in Europe and more than one hundred in the United States, many of them cinema classics, including The Adventures of Robin Hood, Captain Blood, Dodge City, The Sea Hawk, Angels with Dirty Faces, Casablanca, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Director, Yankee Doodle Dandy, Mildred Pierce, and White Christmas. He thrived in the heyday of the Warner Bros. studio in the 1930s and '40s.

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