Ford Beebe

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Ford Ingalsbe Beebe
Born November 26, 1888(1888-11-26)
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Died November 26, 1978(1978-11-26) (aged 90)
Lake Elsinore, California
Other names Ford I. Beebe
Ford L. Beebe
Occupation Screenwriter
Movie director

Ford Ingalsbe Beebe (November 26, 1888 – November 26, 1978) was a screenwriter and movie director. He was the son of Oscar and Mary Ingalsbe Beebe. He began writing for the movies about 1916. Over the next 60 years, he wrote and/or directed almost 200 movies. He made B-movies (mostly Westerns) and movie serials. He worked on the Buck Rogers and Flash Gordon serials starring Buster Crabbe, and on the 12 Bomba movies starring Johnny Sheffield.