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Norman Taurog 

 

Norman Taurog, pictured with Jerry Lewis and Dean Martin

Jean-Pierre Melville's 64 Favourite Pre-War American Filmmakers (Cahiers du Cinema, October 1961)

Director
1899 - 1981 
Born February 23, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Key Genres: Comedy, Musical, Drama  TSPDT Rating: 6
Key Collaborators: Hal Pereira (Production Designer), Jerry Lewis (Leading Player), Warren Low (Editor), Dean Martin (Leading Player), Elvis Presley (Leading Player), Hal Wallis (Producer), Paul Jones (Producer), Daniel Fapp (Cinematographer), Joseph J. Lilley (Composer), Walter Tyler (Production Designer)
Worth a Look: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1938), Broadway Melody of 1940 (1940), Living it Up (1954), You're Never Too Young (1955)
Approach with Caution: Boys Town (1938), Pardners (1956), Visit to a Small Planet (1960), G.I. Blues (1960), Blue Hawaii (1961)
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