Monta Bell

Born Feb 5, 1891
Hometown Washington D.C.
Died Feb 4, 1958
Death Place Hollywood
Other Names Louis Monta Bell

Monta Bell was an American film director, film producer and film editor.

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1891 Birth Born in 1891.


1923 32 Years Old Starting as a journalist in Washington DC, Bell later played on stage and entered films in 1923 as an actor.
1924 33 Years Old Charlie Chaplin employed Bell as a film editor and assistant director and in 1924, he became a full-fledged director of sophisticated sex comedies. … Read More


1958 67 Years Old He died on February 4, 1958 at the Motion Picture Country House and Hospital, one day before his 67th birthday. … Read More
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