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Encyclopedia > Arthur Schmidt

Arthur P. Schmidt, born 1912, began his career as an editor in 1934 on the film Anne of Green Gables and continued all the way up to his sudden death in 1965. During that time he worked on several of the Bulldog Drummond B-movies, as well as "The Blue Dahlia" (1946), "When Worlds Collide" (1951) and "The Old Man and the Sea" (1958). 1912 (MCMXII) was a leap year starting on Monday in the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Tuesday in the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Editing is the process of preparing language, images, or sound for presentation through correction, condensation, organization, and other modifications. ... 1934 (MCMXXXIV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Anne of Green Gables (1934) is a film directed by George Nichols Jr. ... 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1965 calendar). ... Bulldog Drummond is a British fictional character created by Sapper, a pseudonym of H. C. McNeile (1888-1937), in imitation of the hard boiled noir-style detectives appearing in contemporary American fiction. ... The term B-movie originally referred to a film designed to be distributed as the lower half of a double feature, often a genre film featuring cowboys, gangsters or vampires. ... The Blue Dahlia (1946) is a film noir with an original screenplay by Raymond Chandler. ... 1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... When Worlds Collide DVD cover This article is about the 1951 film. ... 1951 (MCMLI) was a common year starting on Monday; see its calendar. ... The Old Man and the Sea is a novella by Ernest Hemingway written in Cuba in 1951 and published in 1952. ... 1958 (MCMLVIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


He was a particular favourite of Billy Wilder's and edited "Sunset Boulevard" (1950, for which he received an Academy Award nomination), "Ace in the Hole" (1951), "Sabrina" (1954), "The Spirit of St. Louis" (1957) and "Some Like It Hot" (1959) for the director. He received a second Oscar nomination in 1957 for his work on "Sayonara". Billy Wilder Billy Wilder (June 22, 1906 – March 27, 2002) was a screenwriter, film director and producer whose career spanned more than 50 years and 60 films. ... Sunset Boulevard (officially known as West Sunset Boulevard, except in Beverly Hills) is a street in the western part of Los Angeles County, California, that stretches from Figueroa Street in downtown Los Angeles to the Pacific Coast Highway at the Pacific Ocean in the Pacific Palisades. ... 1950 (MCML) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Although he never won an Oscar for any of his movie performances, the comedian Bob Hope received two honorary Oscars for his contributions to cinema. ... Look up Ace in the Hole in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... 1951 (MCMLI) was a common year starting on Monday; see its calendar. ... Sabrina has various meanings. ... 1954 (MCMLIV) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about an aircraft. ... 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Some Like It Hot is a 1959 comedy film cowritten and directed by Billy Wilder. ... 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The references in this article would be clearer with a different and/or consistent style of citation, footnoting or external linking. ... 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Sayonara is a 1957 film which tells the story of an American Air Force flier who was a fighter Ace during the Korean War. ...


The latter part of his career was largely spent working on Jerry Lewis films, either as an editor ("Cinderfella" in 1960) or as an associate producer ("The Nutty Professor" in 1963). His son Arthur Schmidt is a notable editor by himself and had won two Academy Awards so far for Who Framed Roger Rabbit and Forrest Gump. Jerry Lewis (born Joseph Levitch on March 16, 1926), is an American comedian, actor, film producer, writer and director known for his slapstick humor and his charity fund-raising telethons for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. ... Cinderfella is a 1960 film comedy starring Jerry Lewis directed by Frank Tashlin. ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... 1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1963 calendar). ... Who Framed Roger Rabbit is a 1988 film, produced by Disney subsidiary Touchstone and Amblin Entertainment, that combines animation and live action. ... Forrest Gump is a 1985 novel by Winston Groom, a 1994 film adaptation, and the name of the title character of both. ...


 
 

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