Alan Crosland

Alan Crosland

New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 16 Jul 1936 (aged 41)
Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Garden of the Exodus (formerly Pineland/Section 13), Row 7, Grave 727S
Memorial ID 6624048 · View Source
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Motion Picture Director. Well-regarded as the director of the first full-length "talking" film, "The Jazz Singer" (1927). Other films include, "The Song of the Flame" (1930), "The Silver Lining" (1931), "Massacre" (1934), and "It Happened In New York," among many others. Father of director Alan Crosland, Jr.

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Early Hollywood director, with over 60 films to his credit.

In 1927, he directed The First Talking Picture, "The Jazz Singer"



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