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us: Neilan, Marshall A., 1891-1958

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  • Fuller Name

    • Marshall Ambrose
  • Variants

    • us: Neilan, Marshal, 1891-1958
    • us: Neilan, Mickey, 1891-1958
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Death Date

    • Birth Place

        (naf) San Bernardino (Calif.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Los Angeles (Calif.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Biograph Company
        • Organization: (naf) Rex Films (Firm)
        • Organization: (naf) Kalem Company
        • Organization: (naf) Universal Pictures Company
        • Organization: (naf) Artcraft Pictures Corporation
        • Organization: (naf) Klaw & Erlanger
        • Organization: (naf) Selig Polyscope Company
        • Organization: (naf) Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
        • Organization: (naf) First National Pictures, Inc.
        • Organization: (naf) Goldwyn Pictures Corporation
    • Gender

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    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Motion pictures
          (lcsh) Motion picture industry
            (lcsh) Motion pictures--Production and direction
              (lcsh) Acting
                (lcsh) Silent films
              • Occupation

                  (lcsh) Motion picture producers and directors
                    (lcsh) Actors
                • Use For

                • Sources

                  • found: M'liss [MP] 1918: credits (supervised and directed by Marshall A. Neilan)
                  • found: Stella Maris, ©2012: opening credits (supervised and directed by Marshall A. Neilan)
                  • found: Theatre, film and television biographies, 1979 (Marshal Neilan; Marshall Neilan; b. 1891 d. 1958)
                  • found: Vazzana, E.M. Silent film necrology, ©2001: pages 389-390 (Marshall A. "Mickey" Neilan; born San Bernardino, CA, 11 April 1891-26 October 1958, Woodland Hills, CA; actor/director; worked for Biograph, American, Kalem, Universal, Artcraft, K&E, Selig)
                  • found: Thomson, D. The new biographical dictionary of film, 2002: pages 627-628 (Marshall Neilan, 1891-1958; American director; began career as an actor; worked for the Selig company, MGM, First National; career in decline from 1930 onward)
                  • found: Halliwell's filmgoer's and video viewer's companion, ©1993: page 566 (Marshall Neilan, 1891-1958; American director; also acted)
                  • found: New York times online, May 26, 2015 Marshall Neilan of silent movies, published October 28, 1958 (director of films with top performers; had been leading actor; one of the best-known director-producers of the silent-screen era; nicknamed Mickey)
                  • found: IMDb, May 26 2015 (Marshall Neilan; born April 11, 1891 in San Bernardino, California, USA; died October 27, 1958 (age 67) in Los Angeles, California, USA; also credited as, Marshall A. Neilan, Marshal Neilan, Mickey Neilan; actor, director, writer, producer, soundtrack; birth name: Marshall Ambrose Neilan; in the early days of silent pictures, he was a top director for Goldwyn Pictures; also directed a small number of Louis B. Mayer's independently produced melodramas)
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                  • 1986-07-14: new
                  • 2015-06-23: revised
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