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Sam Wood created 6 movies in the Comedy, Music, Drama, Romance, Adventure, History, War genres.
Sam Wood got succeed with average imdb rating 6.9.
Before becoming a director, Wood had worked on pipelines for an oil company.
Former real estate broker.
Appeared as actor in the early part of the century under the name Chad Applegate.
Late in his life, he served as the President of the Motion Picture Alliance for the Preservation of American Ideals, a right-wing political organization whose aim was to ferret out "subversives" in Hollywood. In this capacity, he provided key testimony before the House Un-American Activities Committee in 1947, helping to fan fears of Communist influence in the U.S. film industry.
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