Richard Day

Richard Day

Known for: Art
Birthday: 1896-05-09
Deathday: 1972-05-23 (76 years old)

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Biography

From Wikipedia


Richard Day (9 May 1896 – 23 May 1972) was a Canadian art director. He won seven Academy Awards and was nominated for a further 13 in the category Best Art Direction  He worked on 265 films between 1923 and 1970.


He was born in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada and died in Hollywood, California.

Filmography

All 198

Movies 198

Producer 1

Director 1

Art Direction
Tora! Tora! Tora!

Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)

Movie
6
Art Direction
The Boston Strangler

The Boston Strangler (1968)

Movie
6
Art Direction
Valley of the Dolls

Valley of the Dolls (1967)

Movie
8
Production Design
The Happening

The Happening (1967)

Movie
Production Design
The Chase

The Chase (1966)

Movie
Art Direction
The Greatest Story Ever Told

The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)

Movie
Art Direction
Goodbye Charlie

Goodbye Charlie (1964)

Movie
Art Direction
Cheyenne Autumn

Cheyenne Autumn (1964)

Movie
6
Art Direction
Something Wild

Something Wild (1961)

Movie
Art Direction
Exodus

Exodus (1960)

Movie
Art Direction
Solomon and Sheba

Solomon and Sheba (1959)

Movie
Producer
Never Love a Stranger

Never Love a Stranger (1958)

Movie
Art Direction
On the Waterfront

On the Waterfront (1954)

Movie
5.38
Art Direction
Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen (1952)

Movie
Art Direction
I Want You

I Want You (1951)

Movie
Art Direction
A Streetcar Named Desire

A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)

Movie
3
Art Direction
Cry Danger

Cry Danger (1951)

Movie
6
Art Direction
Edge of Doom

Edge of Doom (1950)

Movie
Art Direction
Our Very Own

Our Very Own (1950)

Movie
Art Direction
My Foolish Heart

My Foolish Heart (1950)

Movie
Art Direction
Force of Evil

Force of Evil (1948)

Movie
1
Art Direction
Joan of Arc

Joan of Arc (1948)

Movie
Art Direction
Captain from Castile

Captain from Castile (1947)

Movie
Art Direction
Mother Wore Tights

Mother Wore Tights (1947)

Movie
Art Direction
Miracle on 34th Street

Miracle on 34th Street (1947)

Movie
5.92
Art Direction
Moss Rose

Moss Rose (1947)

Movie
Art Direction
The Ghost and Mrs. Muir

The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947)

Movie
6
Art Direction
The Razor's Edge

The Razor's Edge (1946)

Movie
Supervising Art Director
Claudia and David

Claudia and David (1946)

Movie
Art Direction
Coney Island

Coney Island (1943)

Movie
Art Direction
Immortal Sergeant

Immortal Sergeant (1943)

Movie
Art Direction
Crash Dive

Crash Dive (1943)

Movie
Art Direction
Quiet Please, Murder

Quiet Please, Murder (1943)

Movie
Art Direction
The Ox-Bow Incident

The Ox-Bow Incident (1943)

Movie
1
Art Direction
Margin for Error

Margin for Error (1943)

Movie
Art Direction
China Girl

China Girl (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
Life Begins at Eight-Thirty

Life Begins at Eight-Thirty (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
The Black Swan

The Black Swan (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
To the Shores of Tripoli

To the Shores of Tripoli (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
Thunder Birds

Thunder Birds (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
Dr. Renault's Secret

Dr. Renault's Secret (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
Careful, Soft Shoulders

Careful, Soft Shoulders (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
It's Everybody's War

It's Everybody's War (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
Orchestra Wives

Orchestra Wives (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
The Loves of Edgar Allan Poe

The Loves of Edgar Allan Poe (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
The Pied Piper

The Pied Piper (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
Tales of Manhattan

Tales of Manhattan (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
Ten Gentlemen from West Point

Ten Gentlemen from West Point (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
Thru Different Eyes

Thru Different Eyes (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
Moontide

Moontide (1942)

Movie
4
Art Direction
This Above All

This Above All (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
The Man Who Wouldn't Die

The Man Who Wouldn't Die (1942)

Movie
3.5
Art Direction
Song of the Islands

Song of the Islands (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
The Night Before the Divorce

The Night Before the Divorce (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
Roxie Hart

Roxie Hart (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
Castle in the Desert

Castle in the Desert (1942)

Movie
3.25
Art Direction
Son of Fury: The Story of Benjamin Blake

Son of Fury: The Story of Benjamin Blake (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
Over My Dead Body

Over My Dead Body (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
Blue, White, and Perfect

Blue, White, and Perfect (1942)

Movie
Art Direction
The Perfect Snob

The Perfect Snob (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
Rise and Shine

Rise and Shine (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
Swamp Water

Swamp Water (1941)

Movie
4
Art Direction
I Wake Up Screaming

I Wake Up Screaming (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
How Green Was My Valley

How Green Was My Valley (1941)

Movie
1
Art Direction
Week-End in Havana

Week-End in Havana (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
A Yank in the R.A.F.

A Yank in the R.A.F. (1941)

Movie
6
Art Direction
Last of the Duanes

Last of the Duanes (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
Man at Large

Man at Large (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
Belle Starr

Belle Starr (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
Sun Valley Serenade

Sun Valley Serenade (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
Wild Geese Calling

Wild Geese Calling (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
Charley's Aunt

Charley's Aunt (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
Moon Over Miami

Moon Over Miami (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
A Very Young Lady

A Very Young Lady (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
Man Hunt

Man Hunt (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
Blood and Sand

Blood and Sand (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
The Great American Broadcast

The Great American Broadcast (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
Ride on Vaquero

Ride on Vaquero (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
That Night in Rio

That Night in Rio (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
Sleepers West

Sleepers West (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
Western Union

Western Union (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
Tobacco Road

Tobacco Road (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
Golden Hoofs

Golden Hoofs (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
Ride, Kelly, Ride

Ride, Kelly, Ride (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
Tall, Dark and Handsome

Tall, Dark and Handsome (1941)

Movie
6.75
Art Direction
Hudson's Bay

Hudson's Bay (1941)

Movie
Art Direction
Chad Hanna

Chad Hanna (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
Michael Shayne: Private Detective

Michael Shayne: Private Detective (1940)

Movie
6
Art Direction
Charter Pilot

Charter Pilot (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
Tin Pan Alley

Tin Pan Alley (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
The Mark of Zorro

The Mark of Zorro (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
Down Argentine Way

Down Argentine Way (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
Public Deb No. 1

Public Deb No. 1 (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
Young People

Young People (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
The Great Profile

The Great Profile (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
The Return of Frank James

The Return of Frank James (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
The Man I Married

The Man I Married (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
Pier 13

Pier 13 (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
Maryland

Maryland (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
Sailor's Lady

Sailor's Lady (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
Four Sons

Four Sons (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
Girl in 313

Girl in 313 (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
Lillian Russell

Lillian Russell (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
On Their Own

On Their Own (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
I Was an Adventuress

I Was an Adventuress (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
Charlie Chan's Murder Cruise

Charlie Chan's Murder Cruise (1940)

Movie
3.14
Art Direction
Shooting High

Shooting High (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
Johnny Apollo

Johnny Apollo (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
Viva Cisco Kid

Viva Cisco Kid (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
Star Dust

Star Dust (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
The Grapes of Wrath

The Grapes of Wrath (1940)

Movie
5.42
Art Direction
Little Old New York

Little Old New York (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
High School

High School (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
The Blue Bird

The Blue Bird (1940)

Movie
Art Direction
Swanee River

Swanee River (1939)

Movie
Art Direction
The Cisco Kid and the Lady

The Cisco Kid and the Lady (1939)

Movie
Art Direction
Everything Happens at Night

Everything Happens at Night (1939)

Movie
Art Direction
Too Busy to Work

Too Busy to Work (1939)

Movie
Art Direction
City in Darkness

City in Darkness (1939)

Movie
3.63
Art Direction
Drums Along the Mohawk

Drums Along the Mohawk (1939)

Movie
4
Art Direction
Hollywood Cavalcade

Hollywood Cavalcade (1939)

Movie
Art Direction
Here I Am a Stranger

Here I Am a Stranger (1939)

Movie
Art Direction
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939)

Movie
4.33
Art Direction
Hotel for Women

Hotel for Women (1939)

Movie
Art Direction
Frontier Marshal

Frontier Marshal (1939)

Movie
Art Direction
Second Fiddle

Second Fiddle (1939)

Movie
Art Direction
Susannah of the Mounties

Susannah of the Mounties (1939)

Movie
Art Direction
Young Mr. Lincoln

Young Mr. Lincoln (1939)

Movie
6
Art Direction
The Jones Family in Hollywood

The Jones Family in Hollywood (1939)

Movie
Art Direction
The Gorilla

The Gorilla (1939)

Movie
2
Art Direction
Rose of Washington Square

Rose of Washington Square (1939)

Movie
Art Direction
The Story of Alexander Graham Bell

The Story of Alexander Graham Bell (1939)

Movie
Art Direction
The Hound of the Baskervilles

The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)

Movie
4.88
Art Direction
Wife, Husband and Friend

Wife, Husband and Friend (1939)

Movie
Art Direction
Charlie Chan in Honolulu

Charlie Chan in Honolulu (1938)

Movie
3.63
Art Direction
The Cowboy and the Lady

The Cowboy and the Lady (1938)

Movie
Art Direction
The Adventures of Marco Polo

The Adventures of Marco Polo (1938)

Movie
Color Designer
The Goldwyn Follies

The Goldwyn Follies (1938)

Movie
Art Direction
The Hurricane

The Hurricane (1937)

Movie
Art Direction
Dead End

Dead End (1937)

Movie
Art Direction
Stella Dallas

Stella Dallas (1937)

Movie
Art Direction
Woman Chases Man

Woman Chases Man (1937)

Movie
Art Direction
Beloved Enemy

Beloved Enemy (1936)

Movie
Art Direction
Come and Get It

Come and Get It (1936)

Movie
Art Direction
The Gay Desperado

The Gay Desperado (1936)

Movie
Art Direction
Dodsworth

Dodsworth (1936)

Movie
5.33
Art Direction
One Rainy Afternoon

One Rainy Afternoon (1936)

Movie
Art Direction
These Three

These Three (1936)

Movie
Art Direction
Strike Me Pink

Strike Me Pink (1936)

Movie
Art Direction
Splendor

Splendor (1935)

Movie
Art Direction
Metropolitan

Metropolitan (1935)

Movie
Art Direction
Barbary Coast

Barbary Coast (1935)

Movie
Art Direction
The Dark Angel

The Dark Angel (1935)

Movie
Art Direction
Call of the Wild

Call of the Wild (1935)

Movie
Art Direction
Les Misérables

Les Misérables (1935)

Movie
Art Direction
Cardinal Richelieu

Cardinal Richelieu (1935)

Movie
Art Direction
The Wedding Night

The Wedding Night (1935)

Movie
Art Direction
Folies Bergère

Folies Bergère (1935)

Movie
Art Direction
Clive of India

Clive of India (1935)

Movie
Art Direction
The Mighty Barnum

The Mighty Barnum (1934)

Movie
Art Direction
Kid Millions

Kid Millions (1934)

Movie
Art Direction
We Live Again

We Live Again (1934)

Movie
Art Direction
The Affairs of Cellini

The Affairs of Cellini (1934)

Movie
Art Direction
Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back

Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back (1934)

Movie
Art Direction
Born to Be Bad

Born to Be Bad (1934)

Movie
Art Direction
The Last Gentleman

The Last Gentleman (1934)

Movie
Art Direction
Looking for Trouble

Looking for Trouble (1934)

Movie
Art Direction
Nana

Nana (1934)

Movie
Art Direction
Moulin Rouge

Moulin Rouge (1934)

Movie
Art Direction
Advice to the Lovelorn

Advice to the Lovelorn (1933)

Movie
Art Direction
The Bowery

The Bowery (1933)

Movie
Art Direction
The Masquerader

The Masquerader (1933)

Movie
Art Direction
Secrets

Secrets (1933)

Movie
Art Direction
Hallelujah, I'm a Bum

Hallelujah, I'm a Bum (1933)

Movie
Art Direction
Cynara

Cynara (1932)

Movie
Art Direction
The Kid from Spain

The Kid from Spain (1932)

Movie
Art Direction
Rain

Rain (1932)

Movie
Set Decoration
The Greeks Had a Word for Them

The Greeks Had a Word for Them (1932)

Movie
Set Decoration / Settings
Arrowsmith

Arrowsmith (1931)

Movie
6
Set Decoration
Corsair

Corsair (1931)

Movie
Set Decoration
The Age for Love

The Age for Love (1931)

Movie
Settings
The Unholy Garden

The Unholy Garden (1931)

Movie
Settings
Street Scene

Street Scene (1931)

Movie
6
Settings
The Front Page

The Front Page (1931)

Movie
Art Direction
One Heavenly Night

One Heavenly Night (1930)

Movie
Art Direction
The Devil to Pay!

The Devil to Pay! (1930)

Movie
Art Direction
Whoopee!

Whoopee! (1930)

Movie
7.33
Art Direction
The Doll Shop

The Doll Shop (1929)

Movie
Settings
West of Zanzibar

West of Zanzibar (1928)

Movie
10
Set Decoration
The Student Prince in Old Heidelberg

The Student Prince in Old Heidelberg (1928)

Movie
Art Direction
The Unknown

The Unknown (1927)

Movie
4.36
Settings
Mr. Wu

Mr. Wu (1927)

Movie
Settings
The Show

The Show (1927)

Movie
Set Designer
Bardelys the Magnificent

Bardelys the Magnificent (1926)

Movie
Set Decoration
The Merry Widow

The Merry Widow (1926)

Movie
Art Direction
Greed

Greed (1924)

Movie
4.62
Costume Design / Art Direction
Merry-Go-Round

Merry-Go-Round (1923)

Movie
Set Decoration
Blind Husbands

Blind Husbands (1919)

Movie

Ratings

Average 6.01
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1919
1936
1940
1937
1970

Information

Known for
Art

Gender
Male

Birthday
1896-05-09

Deathday
1972-05-23 (76 years old)

Place of birth
Victoria, Canada

Citizenships
Canada

Also known as
Capt. Richard Day

Awards
Academy Award for Best Art Direction, Black and White, Academy Award for Best Art Direction, Color, Academy Award for Best Production Design


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