• February 8, 1894
  • Galveston, Texas
  • Male
  • American

King Vidor


King Wallis Vidor was an American film director, film producer, and screenwriter whose career spanned nearly seven decades. In 1979, he was awarded an Honorary Academy Award for his "incomparable achievements as a cinematic creator and innovator." He was nominated five times for a Best Director Oscar, and won eight international film awards during his career. Vidor's best known films include The Big Parade (1925), The Crowd (1928), Stella Dallas (1937), and Duel in the Sun (1946). Contrary to common belief, he is not related to fellow director Charles Vidor. (cc-by-sa wikipedia)


Movie NameRelease Date
Solomon and Sheba December 25, 1959
War and Peace August 21, 1956
Stella Dallas August 6, 1937
Hallelujah August 20, 1929
The Fountainhead July 2, 1949
Show People October 20, 1928
The Crowd March 3, 1928
Duel in the Sun September 12, 1947
The Wizard of Oz August 25, 1939
The Big Parade November 19, 1925