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Arthur Hilton

Arthur Hilton



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Birth Place: Profession: Editing ...


Director (feature film)

The Big Chase (1954) as Director
Cat-Women of the Moon (1953) as Director
Five astronauts travel to the dark side of the moon on a scientific expedition. There they discover a cave which somehow retains a breathable atmosphere. They remove their space suits and venture on, soon finding a buried city where the last members of a 2 million year old civilization greet them with food and drink. Little do they know that these eight lovely leotard-clad women are planning to steal their ship.
The Return of Jesse James (1950) as Director
Johnny looks so much like the real Jesse, he is mistaken for him by a grizzled old member of the now deceased James gang. Johnny is talked into leading a new gang to rob banks using the same modus operandi as the famed outlaw. Jesse's brother Frank decides to put a stop to the defamation of his dead brother's name. Johnny and his gang run into trouble when they try to rob the same two banks, simultaneously, that proved to be the downfall of the original gang.

Editing (feature film)

The Police Dog Story (1961) as Film Editor
After exhaustive training, a police dog joins an arson investigation.
Gun Brothers (1956) as Film Editor
Two brothers end up on opposite sides of the law in the old West.
3 for Bedroom C (1952) as Film Editor
House by the River (1950) as Film Editor
A deranged writer murders a maid after she resists his advances. The writer engages his brother's help in hiding the body, and then watches as the brother becomes the prime suspect.
The Baron of Arizona (1950) as Editing
A swindler forges documents to make himself the owner of an entire state.
The Blonde Bandit (1949) as Film Editor
I Cheated the Law! (1949) as Film Editor
Secret Beyond the Door (1948) as Film Editor
A new bride becomes obsessed with the one room her husband keeps locked.
Let's Live a Little (1948) as Film Editor
A harried, overworked advertising executive is being pursued romantically by one of his clients, a successful perfume magnate ... and his former fiancée. The latest client of the agency is a psychiatrist and author of a new book. When the executive goes over to discuss the ad campaign, the psychiatrist turns out to be a woman. But what does he really need? Romance? Or analysis?
The Killers (1946) as Film Editor
An insurance investigator uncovers a string of crimes when he tries to find a murdered boxer's beneficiary.
The Suspect (1945) as Film Editor
In 1902 London, unhappily married Philip Marshall meets young Mary Gray, who is unemployed and depressed. Their deepening friendship, though physically innocent, is discovered by Philip's wife who threatens him with exposure and scandal, driving him to kill her. Thereafter, fortune seems to smile on Philip Marshall; but does fate have a surprise in store?
Here Come the Co-Eds (1945) as Film Editor
Scarlet Street (1945) as Film Editor
A middle aged wouldbe painter falls into the clutches of an unscrupulous woman.
The Naughty Nineties (1945) as Film Editor
In the gay '90s, cardsharps take over a Mississippi riverboat from a kindly captain. Their first act is to change the showboat into a floating gambling house. A ham actor and his bumbling sidekick try to devise a way to help the captain regain ownership of the vessel.
Under Western Skies (1945) as Film Editor
In a film that was closer to being a "sanitized" version of and contained more elements akin to Mae West's and W.C. Fields' "My Little Chickadee" than it did from anything John Ford had done, or was to do, a traveling show arrives in a small Arizona town and finds much opposition from local townspeople. They plan to stage the show in the saloon and the leading lady, Katie (Martha O'Driscoll), gets involved with the local school teacher, Tod (Noah Beery, Jr). and a mysterious masked bandit, King Randall (Leo Carrillo).
The Strange Affair of Uncle Harry (1945) as Film Editor
Bachelor Harry Quincey, head designer in a small-town cloth factory, lives with his selfish sisters, glamorous hypochondriac Lettie and querulous widow Hester. His developing relationship with new colleague Deborah Brown promises happiness at last...thwarted by passive, then increasingly active opposition from one sister. Will Harry resort to desperate measures?
Bowery to Broadway (1944) as Film Editor
Ghost Catchers (1944) as Film Editor
Phantom Lady (1944) as Film Editor
A mystery woman is a murder suspect's only alibi for the night of his wife's death.
Crazy House (1943) as Film Editor
Gals, Incorporated (1943) as Film Editor
"Gals, Incorporated" is a nightclub sponsored by elderly playboy Cornelius Rensington III (Leon Errol) that features Glen Gray and the Casa Loma Orchestra, with all the other employees and entertainers being beautiful girls. Molly (Grace McDonald) is president of the corporation and Gwen (Harriet Hillard) is head of the executive staff. Jennifer Rensington (Minna Phillips), Cornelius' sister, threatens to cut off his share of the family income unless he settles down and gets married. The girls persuade the unwilling Molly to pose as Cornelius' wife. The sister arrives with Bill Rensington (David Bacon), Cornelius' son by a former marriage. Molly, while attracted to Bill, has to play out her role and Bill, thinking she has married his father for his money, turns his attention to Gwen, a scheming mercenary. Gwen arranges for Bill to cross the state line with her and get married, but Cornelius and the other girls catch up before the ceremony can be performed. Bill is told the truth about the hoax, and gathers Molly up in his arms.
Flesh and Fantasy (1943) as Film Editor
Two clubmen discuss the occult, introducing three weird tales: 1) Plain, bitter Henrietta secretly loves law student Michael. Then on Mardi Gras night, a mysterious stranger gives her a mask of beauty that she must return at midnight. 2) At a party, palmist Podgers makes uncannily accurate predictions, later telling skeptic Marshal Tyler that he will murder someone. The notion obsesses Tyler, with ironic consequences. 3) High wire artist Gaspar dreams of falling, then loses his nerve. He recognizes Joan from his dreams, and falls for her. Will any of his dreams, involving Joan and disaster, come true?
What's Cookin'? (1942) as Film Editor
J. P. Courtney wants to update the music on the radio program he sponsors, but his wife, Agatha Courtney, is the final authority and addicted to the classics and won't allow him to replace Professor Bistell and his symphonic orchestra. Conspiring with his daughter Sue and her friends, Marvo the Great, the Andrews Sisters, Anne Payne and bandleader Woody Herman, they devise a sabotage plot that gets rid of Professor Bistell, and a new sound is soon heard on the program.
Who Done It? (1942) as Film Editor
Two would-be radio mystery writers find themselves in a real life murder mystery.
Pardon My Sarong (1942) as Film Editor
Mississippi Gambler (1942) as Film Editor
A journalist finds out, that a plantation owner he meets is a gangster the police is looking for, who has changed his face with plastic surgery.
Sealed Lips (1942) as Film Editor
Moonlight in Hawaii (1941) as Film Editor
The Kid from Kansas (1941) as Film Editor
Man Made Monster (1941) as Film Editor
Model Wife (1941) as Film Editor
Mob Town (1941) as Film Editor
Sing Another Chorus (1941) as Film Editor
Never Give a Sucker an Even Break (1941) as Film Editor
A filmmaker tries to sell a script about con artists taking on the Russian millionaires of Mexico.
Meet the Wildcat (1940) as Film Editor
The Bank Dick (1940) as Film Editor
When he foils two robberies in one day, the town drunkard is hired to guard the local bank.
The Villain Still Pursued Her (1940) as Film Editor
The Leatherpushers (1940) as Film Editor
Way Down South (1939) as Editing
A young orphan fights off attempts to steal his inheritance.
Escape to Paradise (1939) as Film Editor
Everything's on Ice (1939) as Editing
Fisherman's Wharf (1939) as Editing
An Italian fisherman''''s extended family is disrupted by the arrival of his widowed sister-in-law.
Peck's Bad Boy with the Circus (1938) as Film Editor
Hawaii Calls (1938) as Film Editor
After being nabbed while trying to stow away on board an ocean liner en route to Hawaii, young Bobby Breen sings for his travel fare and, along with sidekick Pua, turns detective to recover stolen naval documents from crooks
Breaking the Ice (1938) as Film Editor
It Happened Out West (1937) as Film Editor
Bank employee assigned to tell Arizona rancher her property is no good gets suspicious when her foreman agrees. Turns out his banker boss and the foreman know there's silver on that property.
Thunder in the City (1937)
A visiting American engages in a bold business promotion, the likes of which the British have not seen.
Make a Wish (1937) as Film Editor
While at summer camp in the Maine woods, little Bobby Breen befriends composer Basil Rathbone, who left the city to try and break his creative block, and is soon playing matchmaker for his widowed singer mother and Rathbone.
The Californian (1937) as Film Editor
Native son returns from school in Spain to California in 1855 and finds corrupt politicians stealing land from old California families. He becomes a sort of Robin Hood in order to fight them.
Roll Along Cowboy (1937) as Film Editor
Western Gold (1937) as Film Editor
O'Malley of the Mounted (1936) as Film Editor
The Mine with the Iron Door (1936) as Film Editor
Together We Live (1935) as Film Editor
The Unwelcome Stranger (1935) as Film Editor
Swell-Head (1935) as Film Editor
Midnight Phantom (1935) as Editing
That's Gratitude (1934) as Film Editor
High School Girl (1934) as Editing
Her mother always raised Beth to be a 'good girl', but never really specified how to be good. One evening her mother decides Beth cannot go to a party even though she had promised Beth she could go. Beth sneaks out of the house anyway and spends some time with a boy she is in love with. A biology teacher decides that if parents don't tell their children the dangers of the human body, he should do it in order to prevent more accidents from happening. Beth suddenly starts to cry and runs out of the classroom. When her mother hears about this, she thinks that Beth was shocked of having to hear those things and she, together with some of her friends, ask the school to do something about this degenerate teacher. But that was not the reason why Beth was so upset.
Myrt and Marge (1933) as Film Editor
What Price Innocence? (1933) as Film Editor
Unexpected Father (1932) as Film Editor
Destry Rides Again (1932) as Film Editor
Brant frames Destry and has men testify against him. Found guilty he vows to return. Back from prison he goes after the man that framed him. When the Sheriff is shot before he can talk, Destry chases down the killer and learning Brant is the man, heads out to get him.
The Virtuous Husband (1931) as Film Editor
Captain Thunder (1930) as Film Editor
A Mexican bandit kidnaps a wedding party.
The Hound of Silver Creek (1928) as Film Editor

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