Roy Del Ruth

Biography

Roy Del Ruth (October 18, 1893 – April 27, 1961) was a Hollywood film director. Del Ruth, who started out as a screenwriter in 1915 writing gags for Mack Sennett, began directing feature films in the 1920s. He became known for directing urban and crime dramas including the 1931 version of The Maltes...

51 titles Directing

5.5

Why Must I Die

1960 · Director

5.5

The Alligator People

1959 · Director

5.9

Phantom of the Rue Morgue

1954 · Director

6.1

Three Sailors and a Girl

1953 · Director

6.3

Stop, You're Killing Me

1952 · Director

5.4

About Face

1952 · Director

7.1

On Moonlight Bay

1951 · Director

6.0

Starlift

1951 · Director

6.2

The West Point Story

1950 · Director

6.0

Always Leave Them Laughing

1949 · Director

6.5

Red Light

1949 · Director

5.4

The Babe Ruth Story

1948 · Director

7.7

It Happened on Fifth Avenue

1947 · Director

6.6

Ziegfeld Follies

1945 · Director

6.3

Barbary Coast Gent

1944 · Director

6.0

Broadway Rhythm

1944 · Director

6.4

Du Barry Was a Lady

1943 · Director

6.4

Maisie Gets Her Man

1942 · Director

6.1

I Married an Angel

1942 · Director

6.2

The Chocolate Soldier

1941 · Director

7.0

Topper Returns

1941 · Director

6.2

He Married His Wife

1940 · Director

6.3

Tail Spin

1939 · Director

6.1

The Star Maker

1939 · Director

7.5

Here I Am a Stranger

1939 · Director

6.8

Happy Landing

1938 · Director

6.1

My Lucky Star

1938 · Director

6.9

On The Avenue

1937 · Director

6.8

Broadway Melody of 1938

1937 · Director

7.2

It Had to Happen

1936 · Director

7.0

Private Number

1936 · Director

6.8

Born to Dance

1936 · Director

6.7

Folies Bergère L'homme des Folies Bergère

1935 · Director

6.8

Broadway Melody of 1936

1935 · Director

6.6

Thanks a Million

1935 · Director

6.7

Folies Bergère de Paris

1935 · Director

6.5

Upperworld

1934 · Director

7.2

Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back

1934 · Director

7.7

Kid Millions

1934 · Director

7.3

Employees' Entrance

1933 · Director

6.7

The Mind Reader

1933 · Director

7.0

Lady Killer

1933 · Director

6.6

Captured!

1933 · Director

7.1

Bureau of Missing Persons

1933 · Director

7.1

The Little Giant

1933 · Director

7.0

Beauty and the Boss

1932 · Director

7.1

Blessed Event

1932 · Director

6.2

Winner Take All

1932 · Director

6.7

Taxi!

1932 · Director

7.3

The Maltese Falcon

1931 · Director

5.7

My Past

1931 · Director

5.3

Side Show

1931 · Director

7.2

Blonde Crazy

1931 · Director

5.8

Three Faces East

1930 · Director

6.0

Divorce Among Friends

1930 · Director

6.6

Hold Everything

1930 · Director

5.6

The Life of the Party

1930 · Director

7.0

Gold Diggers of Broadway

1929 · Director

7.0

The Desert Song

1929 · Director

7.7

The Terror

1928 · Director

Beware of Bachelors

1928 · Director

Conquest

1928 · Director

6.4

The First Auto

1927 · Director

6.7

Footloose Widows

1926 · Director

Hogan's Alley

1925 · Director

5.7

A Deep Sea Panic

1924 · Director