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Busby Berkeley
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Born: 29 November 1895 Died: 14 March 1976

Country of origin: United States

Height: 5' 9"


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Filmsite's Greatest Film Directors (103 items)
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Published 1 year ago

About: Busby Berkeley was one of the greatest choreographers of the US movie musical. He started his career in the US Army in 1918, as a lieutenant in the artillery conducting and directing parades. After the World War I cease-fire he was ordered to stage camp shows for the soldiers. Back in the US he became a stage actor and assistant director in smaller acting troupes. After being forced to take over the direction of the musical "Holka-Polka" he discovered his talent for staging extravagant ... (more)

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1. Babes in Arms (1939)
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2. Ziegfeld Girl (1941)
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3. That's Dancing! (1985)
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6.2
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5. Palmy Days (1931)
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