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Melvyn Douglas

Melvyn Douglas

Born in Macon, Georgia, USA on 5th April 1901. Died in 1981 aged 80 years old.
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Melvyn Douglas was an actor with a career spanning 49 years, from 1932 to 1981, starting at the age of 31. His first film was The Gorgeous Hussy and his last film was Ghost Story. A lot of his work was in the Drama and Horror genres.

Known For


Film Film Year Runtime Rating Streaming Options
Ghost Story poster Ghost Story 1981 1h 50m
The Changeling poster The Changeling 1980 1h 43m
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Being There poster Being There 1979 2h 10m
The Seduction of Joe Tynan poster The Seduction of Joe Tynan 1979 1h 48m
Twilight's Last Gleaming poster Twilight's Last Gleaming 1977 2h 26m
The Tenant poster The Tenant 1976 2h 5m
The Candidate poster The Candidate 1972 1h 50m
One Is a Lonely Number poster One Is a Lonely Number 1972 1h 37m
I Never Sang for My Father poster I Never Sang for My Father 1970 1h 32m
Companions in Nightmare poster Companions in Nightmare 1968 1h 40m
Hud poster Hud 1963 1h 52m
Billy Budd poster Billy Budd 1962 1h 59m
Ninotchka poster Ninotchka 1939 1h 50m
Captains Courageous poster Captains Courageous 1937 1h 55m
The Gorgeous Hussy poster The Gorgeous Hussy 1936 1h 43m
The Old Dark House poster The Old Dark House 1932 1h 12m

Regularly Credited With

Frank Reicher
Frank Reicher
2 films together
Patricia Neal
Patricia Neal
2 films together
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Lionel Barrymore
2 films together
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Trish Van Devere
2 films together
Charles Trowbridge
Charles Trowbridge
2 films together
Gene Hackman's profile
Gene Hackman
1 film together
Robert Redford's profile
Robert Redford
1 film together
James Stewart's profile
James Stewart
1 film together
Paul Newman's profile
Paul Newman
1 film together


His Top Genres 1
33% Drama
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His Top Years
13% 1979
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1 Genres are counted according to total films, not total genres, as such the overall total of all genress will be more than 100%.

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Melvyn Douglas FAQ

How old was Melvyn Douglas when he died?

80 years old.

When was Melvyn Douglas born?

5th April 1901

Where was Melvyn Douglas born?

Macon, Georgia, USA

What is Melvyn Douglas known for?
Has Melvyn Douglas won an Oscar?

No, he never won an Oscar.

Has Melvyn Douglas won a BAFTA?

No, he never won an BAFTA.

What ethnicity is Melvyn Douglas?

He was Caucasian.