Dallas M. Fitzgerald
Date of Birth
Aug 16, 1876
Birth Place:
La Grange, KY

Biography

A busy director of low-budget films in the 1920s, Kentucky native Dallas M. Fitzgerald had acted in films as early as 1916. Hired as a director by the small-scale, ill-named Greater Pictures Corp. in 1917, Fitzgerald went on to helm mainly action melodramas believing, according to a 1921 interview, that the "public likes pictures made outdoors." Several of these outdoor pictures featured Universal...