William Fox

Jan 1, 1879


Filmmaker William Fox was the oldest of a large family of immigrants from Austria-Hungary, where he was born. Growing up on New York's Lower East Side, Fox held down a series of jobs before setting up his own business in 1900: the Knickerbocker Cloth Examining and Shrinking Company. When his profits reached $50,000 in 1904, Fox sold the company in order… More


William Fox Videos

The Selfish Giant
2 minutes 8 seconds
The Terrorists
1 minutes 4 seconds
The Lavender Hill Mob
2 minutes 22 seconds

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