Edgar Ray Kellogg
(1905-11-15)November 15, 1905, Iowa
July 5, 1976(1976-07-05) (aged 70), Ontario
Edgar Ray Kellogg (November 15, 1905 - July 5, 1976) was an American film director from Iowa.
During World War II, Kellogg was a US Navy Lieutenant with the O.S.S. Field Photographing Branch where he became acquainted with John Ford.
Following the war Kellogg went to Hollywood working in special effects for 20th Century Fox, eventually heading the unit. He made his debut as a director with The Killer Shrews and The Giant Gila Monster in 1959. Both films would later be parodied in Mystery Science Theater 3000.
He died in Ontario, California of cancer.
The Killer Shrews (1959),
The Giant Gila Monster (1959),
My Dog, Buddy (1960),
The Green Berets - co-directed with John Wayne and Mervyn LeRoy (1968),
That Justice Be Done (1945),
The Red Pony (TV) (1973),
^ Ray Kellogg (I) - Biography,
Date of birth
November 15, 1905
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Date of death
July 5, 1976
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