Robert F. Hill
Date of Birth
Apr 14, 1886
Birth Place:
Port Rohen, Ontario, Canada


One of the busiest directors in the field of low-budget action fare, Canadian-born Robert F. Hill is especially remembered for his contributions to serials. A one-time screen villain and a member of the Edison stock company, Hill later switched to Universal, where he was made a director. Although high-strung and nervous, the gangly Hill possessed the most important qualification for success at...