Robert Gordon

Robert Gordon

  • Birthday: 1913-08-21
  • Deathday: 1990-12-01
  • Place of birth: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Also know as: Bobby Gordon

Biography

Robert Gordon (August 21, 1913 in Pittsburgh – December 1, 1990 in Los Angeles) was an American director and actor. His acting career, in which he was usually credited as Bobby Gordon, began in 1923 while he was a child, and continued through 1939. His first directing credit came with the 1947 film Blind Spot, after which he directed several films, including The Joe Louis Story in 1953, It Came from Beneath the Sea in 1955, Black Zoo in 1963; and television series episodes including My Friend Flicka, Zane Grey Theater, The Texan and The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis. He was the last surviving cast member of The Jazz Singer. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Filmography

Borrowed Husbands

1924

As Gerald Burrard

The Jazz Singer

1927

As Young Jakie Rabinowitz

Law of the Wolf

1939

As Bobby [Pearson]

The Cohens and Kellys

1926

As Sammy Cohen

Counsellor at Law

1933

As Henry Susskind

Wide Open

1930

As Office Boy

Big Business Girl

1931

As Office Boy (uncredited)

The Happy Warrior

1925

As Rollo (at 10 years) (as Bobby Gordon)

Blessed Event

1932

As Eddie (uncredited)

Two Against the World

1936

As Herman Mills

It's in the Air

1935

As Elevator Operator (uncredited)

Student Tour

1934

As Jackie - Coxswain (uncredited)

Production

Black Zoo

1963

As Director

The Gatling Gun

1971

As Director

Blind Spot

1947

As Director

Tarzan and the Jungle Boy

1968

As Director

The Joe Louis Story

1953

As Director

Damn Citizen

1958

As Director

The Rawhide Trail

1958

As Director

Thunder in the Pines

1948

As Director

Black Eagle

1948

As Director

Sport of Kings

1947

As Director

Keep 'Em Slugging

1943

As Original Story

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