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Betty Abbott

Betty Abbott



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Director (feature film)

Four Girls in Town (1957) as Dialogue Director
Four young starlets, from various parts of the world, are called to Hollywood to test for the lead in a major film. Each is romantically pursued by the director (Nader), composer (Chaplin) , playboy (Williams), and actor (Gavin.)

Film Production - Main (feature film)

The Great Northfield Minnesota Raid (1972) as Script Supervisor
This film chronicles the most daring robbery of the James Younger gang. On September 7, 1876, the gang held up the bank in Northfield, Minnesota which was known at the time as "the biggest bank west of the Mississippi."
Raid on Rommel (1971) as Script Supervisor
Captain Foster plans on raiding German-occupied Tobruk with hand- picked commandos, but a mixup leaves him with a medical unit led by a Quaker conscientious objector. Despite all odds they succeed with their mission. On the way they pick up and drug the mistress of an Italian general, blow up the entire fuel supply for the Afrika Korps, and swap philatelic gossip with Field Marshal Erwin Rommel.
Play Misty for Me (1971) as Script Supervisor
A disc jockey is stalked by a rejected girlfriend turned violent.
I Love My Wife (1970) as Script Supervisor
Young surgeon becomes bored with his wife and family, he has a very successful career, but even with having so much in life, he feels empty and goes through a series of brief and meaningless relations with attractive women
The Forbin Project (1970) as Script Supervisor
Forbin is the designer of an incredibly sophisticated computer that will run all of America's nuclear defenses. Shortly after being turned on, it detects the existence of Guardian, the Soviet counterpart, previously unknown to US Planners. Both computers insist that they be linked, and after taking safeguards to preserve confidential material, each side agrees to allow it. As soon as the link is established the two become a new Super computer and threaten the world with the immediate launch of nuclear weapons if they are detached. Colossus begins to give it's plans for the management of the world under it's guidance. Forbin and the other scientists form a technological resistance to Colossus which must operate underground.
Airport (1970) as Script Supervisor
A mad bomber plots to blow up a jet on a snowy night.
Sweet Charity (1969) as Script Supervisor
A taxi dancer''''s faith in love leads her to one bad match after another.
A Man Called Gannon (1969) as Scr supv/dial coach
In Enemy Country (1968) as Dial coach
Rosie (1967) as Dial coach
Rosie is a sweet, rich and generous woman, especially when is comes to giving money. Daughters, Mildred and Edith, are worried that she will spend all their inheritance, so they plan to have Rosie put away in a home and have her legally declared insane. When Daphne,(Rosie's devoted and caring grand-daughter), over hears their plan, she vows to help her grandmother win.
Madame X (1966) as Dial coach
A fallen woman on trial for murder is defended by the son she abandoned years earlier.
Texas Across the River (1966) as Script Supervisor
A Texan, an Indian and a Spanish noblemen join forces against their enemies.
The Great Race (1965) as Script Supervisor
A bumbling villain plots to win an early 20th-century auto race.
The Pink Panther (1964) as Script Supervisor
In the first Inspector Clouseau film, the bumbling French police detective tries to stop a notorious jewel thief from nabbing a princess'''' diamond.
Twilight of Honor (1963) as Script Supervisor
A struggling lawyer takes on a controversial murder case that could make or break him.
Experiment in Terror (1962) as Script Supervisor
A master criminal tries to force a bank teller to help him pull off a big heist.
Days of Wine and Roses (1962) as Script Supervisor
A husband and wife fight to conquer alcoholism.
A Stranger in My Arms (1959) as Script Supervisor
Step Down to Terror (1958) as Script Supervisor
Pursued by detectives, Johnny Walters leaves the city to visit his family in a small California town. Among the household: his dead brother's luscious widow Helen, who soon is attracted to him. Ominous events and conflicting evidence leave Helen suspicious, but uncertain about her brother-in-law as tension builds...
Touch of Evil (1958) as Script Supervisor
A narcotics agent risks his wife's life to investigate a crooked cop.
Once Upon a Horse... (1958) as Script Supervisor
Dan and Doc are incompetent desperados who plan to give crime one more try before going straight. Miss Amity Babb is the shapely toast of Empty Cup, Colorado who sets prices by Wall Street, never loses at poker, and rules the town (and the sheriff) with a cash register in a velvet glove. When Amity and our two heroes meet, the slapstick burlesque of Western cliches grows ever wilder...
Written on the Wind (1957) as Script Supervisor
A young woman marries into a corrupt oil family then falls for her husband''''s best friend.
Man Afraid (1957) as Script Supervisor
A burglar is surprised by David and Lisa Collins in their son's room. In the struggle, Lisa's eyes are hurt and David throws an ornament, unintentionally killing the young thief. It's not easy for Reverend Collins to deal with the resulting publicity, his own conscience, or Lisa's temporary blindness. Meanwhile Carl Simmons, father of the dead burglar, begins to stalk the Collins' son Michael.
World in My Corner (1956) as Script Supervisor
A scrappy fighter from Jersey City named Tommy Shea -- "born in a dump, educated in an alley" -- catches the eye of wealthy businessman, Robert Mallinson, who allows him to train at his Long Island estate. Shea soon falls for Mallinson's daughter, Dorothy, but fears he doesn't have the money to support her in proper style. To get this money, Shea decides to work with crooked fight-promoter Harry Cram, even though this means dropping his honest manager, Dave Bernstein. As the big fight approaches, however, Shea begins to have second thoughts.
All That Heaven Allows (1956) as Script Supervisor
A lonely widow defies small-town gossip when she falls for a younger man.
The Price of Fear (1956) as Script Supervisor
The co-owner of a racetrack discovers that his partner has sold out to a gangster. The gangster plans to take sole control of the track and plans to get rid of his new partner. The partner's problems are just beginning, though, as he finds himself involved with a beautiful woman who, unknown to him, was involved in a hit-and-run and is trying to set him up for the crime.
Cult of the Cobra (1955) as Script Supervisor
While stationed in Asia, six American G.I.'s witness the secret ritual of Lamians (worshipers of women who can change into serpents). When discovered by the cult, the High Lamian Priest vows that "the Cobra Goddess will avenge herself". Once back in the United States, a mysterious woman enters into their lives and accidents begin to happen. The shadow of a cobra is seen just before each death.
Abbott and Costello Meet the Mummy (1955) as Script Supervisor
Two bumblers get mixed up with Egyptian grave robbers and a murderous mummy.
Sign of the Pagan (1954) as Script Supervisor
Roman centurion Marcian is captured by Attila the Hun en route to Constantinople, but escapes. On arrival, he finds the eastern Roman emperor Theodosius plotting with Attila to look the other way while the latter marches against Rome. But Marcian gains the favor of Pulcheria, lovely sister of Theodosius, who favors a united Empire. As Attila marches, things look bleak for the weakened imperial forces. But the conqueror has an awe of the power of the Christians' God...
Black Horse Canyon (1954) as Script Supervisor
The Man from the Alamo (1953) as Script Supervisor
A survivor of the battle at the Alamo returns home to find his family has been killed by a bunch of thugs disguised as Mexican soldiers. He then grows intent on enacting revenge despite the lack of support for his cause.
Seminole (1953) as Script Supervisor
19th-century army officer Lance Caldwell is assigned to Fort King in the Everglades. Immediately clashing with his commanding officer Major Dade, Caldwell opposes Dade's plans to wipe out the Seminole Indians. The fact that Caldwell was the boyhood chum of Seminole chief Osceola is all the more reas
No Room for the Groom (1952) as Script Supervisor
Alvah, a young GI who happens to own a vineyard, elopes to Las Vegas with Lee, his housekeeper's daughter. But Alvah's chicken pox postpone the wedding night. The rest revolves around more delays to the consummation, caused by Lee's manipulative Mama and the flock of mostly obnoxious relatives with whom she's filled the house.
Free for All (1949) as Script Supervisor
Abbott and Costello Meet the Killer: Boris Karloff (1949) as Script Supervisor
Lost Caverns Hotel bellhop Freddie Phillips is suspected of murder. Swami Talpur tries to hypnotize Freddie into confessing, but Freddie is too stupid for the plot to work. Inspector Wellman uses Freddie to get the killer (and it isn't the Swami).
Mexican Hayride (1948) as Script Supervisor

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