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Paul Wendkos

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Date of Birth:
20 September 1925Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Date of Death:
12 November 2009Malibu, Los Angeles County, California, USA  (lung infection)

Birth Name:
Abraham Paul Wendkos

Short Biography:

The Legend of Lizzie Borden (1975)

# 09299 IMDb

The Legend of Lizzie Borden (1975)

TaglineLizzie Borden took an ax, gave her mother forty whacks. When she saw what she had done, gave her father forty-one.

By Paul Wendkos

Drama (1h 40min)

USA USA

Fine! Rated 7.8 after 1,191 votes on 24-Aug-18.

3 wins & 4 nominations

Elizabeth Montgomery stars as Lizzie Borden, a 19th-century Massachusetts woman, who is put on trial for the brutal slaughter of her father and step-mother in the family mansion. She is accused of hacking up her parents with an ax after carefully removing her clothes to avoid bloodstains. Based on fact and considered shocking at the time for a TV-movie.

The Mephisto Waltz (1971)

# 14855 IMDb R 

The Mephisto Waltz (1971)

TaglineThe Devil Calls The Tune

By Paul Wendkos

Horror, Mystery, Thriller (1h 55min)

USA USA

Rated 6.1 after 1,872 votes on 08-Sep-18.

1 nomination

Myles Clarkson (Alan Alda), a classical piano player on the rise, befriends Duncan Mowbray Ely (Curt Jurgens), a famous player himself who is at death's door. Unknown to Clarkson, Ely is a satanist, who arranges to have their souls switch places at his death, so that he can be young again and continue to play piano.

Gidget (1959)

# 13894 IMDb Not Rated 

Gidget (1959)

TaglineWatch out Brigitte...here comes Gidget!

By Paul Wendkos

Comedy (1h 35min)

USA USA

Rated 6.7 after 2,508 votes on 19-Aug-17.

1 nomination

Due to an accident while swimming in the sea, Francis meets the surfer Moondoggy. She's fascinated of his sport and starts to hang out with his clique. Although they make fun of her at first, they teach her to surf. Soon she's accepted and given the nickname "Gidget". But it's hard work to become more than a friend to Moondoggy.

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