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Harold F. Kress

Harold F. Kress



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Also Known As: Died: September 18, 1999
Born: June 26, 1913 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA Profession: Editing ...


Director (feature film)

Cromwell (1970) as 2nd unit dir
A Puritan leader sparks a revolution in 17th century England.
Apache War Smoke (1952) as Director
A killer joins stagecoach passengers under attack by Indians.
No Questions Asked (1951) as Director
A young lawyer''''s primrose path to success gets him framed for murder.
The Painted Hills (1951) as Director
A faithful collie protects a prospector from claim jumpers.

Producer (feature film)

The Wrecking Crew (1969) as Associate Producer
Secret agent Matt Helm tries to stop a super-villain from stealing a billion-dollar gold shipment.

Editing (feature film)

The Swarm (1978)
Killer bees extend their territory into the U.S., with devastating effect.
Viva Knievel! (1977)
Daredevil motorcyclist Evil Knievel travels to Mexico for a stunt while a drug lord plots against him.
Other Side of Midnight, The (1977)
Beautiful Noelle Page meets dashing WWII American pilot Larry Douglas in France and falls in love. She expects him to marry her, but instead Larry abandons her. In the United States, successful Catherine Alexander meets Larry Douglas and they marry. But Noelle hasn't forgotten Larry even as she's become a successful actress. She maneuvers to have Larry hired as the private pilot of her wealthy and powerful lover Constantin Demiris so she can seek revenge on him, but instead she and Larry rekindled their passion. Desperate to be together, Larry and Noelle make deadly plans. But soon the lovers face a terrible fate determined by the jealous Demiris using Catherine as his pawn.
Gator (1976)
An ex-con joins forces with a federal agent to bring down a vice lord.
The Towering Inferno (1974)
A fire chief and an architect join forces to save victims of a burning skyscraper.
Iceman Cometh, The (1973)
It's 1912 and the patron's of 'The Last Chance Saloon' have gathered for their evening of whiskey to contemplate their lost faith and dreams, when Hickey (Lee Marvin) arrives. Hickey is out to convince everyone that he can help them all find peace of mind by ridding them of the foolish dreams and by bringing them back to reality. Hickey is working especially hard on Larry Slade (Robert Ryan) a former anarchist who has lost his will for life and is awaiting the eventuality of death. Larry is not affected by the cajolings of Hickey but his young companion Parritt (Jeff Bridges) is strangely affected and this leads to revelations about his own mother and feelings of betrayal and loss. As the night wears on the mood changes as everyone has the their faith and dreams slowly destroyed by Hickey. As the anger builds everyone turns on Hickey about his wife and the iceman. This leads to more revelations and with Hickey having the faint questioning of his own new found convictions.
Stand Up and Be Counted (1972) as Film Editor
Sheila is a newspaper reporter who returns to her home town in order to write an article about the progress of the liberation of the women. Arriving at the town she is very surprised to see that her sister and also her mother agree very much with the feministic arguments.
The Poseidon Adventure (1972) as Film Editor
Passengers and crew struggle to escape an ocean liner turned upside down.
The Horsemen (1971) as Editing
Afghan nomads compete in a brutal riding game.
I Walk the Line (1970) as Film Editor
A Southern sheriff risks his life when he falls for a moonshiner''''s daughter.
The Ambushers (1967) as Film Editor
When an experimental flying saucer crashes, secret agent Matt Helm has to bring back the secret weapons hidden on board.
Luv (1967) as Film Editor
A cheating husband tries to match his angry wife with a childhood friend.
Alvarez Kelly (1966) as Film Editor
A suave Mexican cattleman inadvertently gets involved in the Civil War.
The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) as Film Editor
All-star epic retelling of Christ''''s life.
It Happened at the World's Fair (1963) as Film Editor
A pilot's efforts to help a lost girl at the Seattle World's Fair lead to love.
How the West Was Won (1963) as Film Editor
Three generations of pioneers take part in the forging of the American West.
King of Kings (1961) as Film Editor
Epic retelling of Christ''''s life and the effects of his teachings on those around him.
Home from the Hill (1960) as Film Editor
A southern landowner's family is torn apart by the revelation that he has an illegitimate son.
Count Your Blessings (1959) as Film Editor
After a wartime separation, an Englishwoman discovers her French husband is a womanizer.
The World, the Flesh and the Devil (1959) as Film Editor
One woman and two men are the only people left alive after a nuclear disaster.
Merry Andrew (1958) as Film Editor
An archaeologist's search for Roman treasure gets him mixed up with a circus troupe.
Imitation General (1958) as Film Editor
A sergeant impersonates a slain general at a key moment during World War II.
Until They Sail (1957) as Film Editor
Four sisters in New Zealand fall for Allied sailors en route to World War II.
Silk Stockings (1957) as Film Editor
A straitlaced Soviet agent is seduced by Paris and a high-stepping film producer.
Les Girls (1957) as Film Editor
Three showgirls recall different versions of their time together touring Europe.
The Teahouse of the August Moon (1956) as Film Editor
An Okinawan translator introduces U.S. occupation forces to the joys of local life.
The Rack (1956) as Film Editor
A Korean War veteran is accused of cracking under enemy torture.
The Prodigal (1955) as Film Editor
Biblical story of a young man led astray by an evil priestess.
The Cobweb (1955) as Film Editor
Inmates and staff at a posh asylum clash over love and lunacy.
I'll Cry Tomorrow (1955) as Film Editor
True story of singer Lillian Roth''''s battle against alcoholism.
Green Fire (1955) as Film Editor
An emerald prospector clashes with a beautiful plantation owner in South America.
Valley of the Kings (1954) as Film Editor
Archaeologists clash with graverobbers during the search for a priceless Egyptian treasure.
Saadia (1954) as Film Editor
A young doctor in the Sahara clashes with the local witch doctor.
Rose Marie (1954) as Film Editor
A trapper''''s daughter is torn between the Mountie who wants to civilize her and a dashing prospector.
Ride, Vaquero! (1953) as Film Editor
Ranchers in New Mexico have to face Indians and bandits.
East Side, West Side (1950) as Film Editor
A chic New York couple is torn apart by a seductive model.
The Miniver Story (1950) as Film Editor
A brave family comes together in the face of post-war problems.
The Great Sinner (1949) as Film Editor
A young man succumbs to gambling fever.
Command Decision (1949) as Film Editor
A senior officer faces the horror of sending his men on suicide missions over Germany during the last days of World War II.
A Date with Judy (1948) as Film Editor
A teenager thinks her father is involved with a fiery Latin singer.
The Yearling (1947) as Film Editor
A Florida boy's pet deer threatens the family farm.
Dragon Seed (1944) as Film Editor
Chinese peasants fight to survive the Japanese occupation during World War II.
Madame Curie (1944) as Film Editor
The famed female scientist fights to keep her marriage together while conducting early experiments with radioactivity.
Du Barry Was a Lady (1943) as Film Editor
A night club employee dreams he's Louis XV, and the star he idolizes is his lady love.
Cabin in the Sky (1943) as Film Editor
God and Satan battle for the soul of a wounded gambler.
Mrs. Miniver (1942) as Film Editor
A British family struggles to survive the first days of World War II.
Random Harvest (1942) as Film Editor
A woman''s happiness is threatened when she discovers her husband has been suffering from amnesia.
Unholy Partners (1941) as Film Editor
A gangster helps pay a tabloid editor's debts to gain control of the paper.
Married Bachelor (1941) as Film Editor
A married gambler has to pose as a bachelor to pay off his debts.
H. M. Pulham, Esq. (1941) as Film Editor
A stuffy businessman livens things up by having a fling.
Rage in Heaven (1941) as Film Editor
A jealous man plots to fake his death and incriminate his wife's suspected lover.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941) as Film Editor
A scientist's investigations into the nature of good and evil turn him into a murderous monster.
Andy Hardy Meets Debutante (1940) as Film Editor
A teenage boy goes into debt to court a Manhattan socialite.
Comrade X (1940) as Film Editor
An American warms up an icy Russian streetcar conductor.
Bitter Sweet (1940) as Film Editor
A voice teacher and his star pupil run away together to a life of love and poverty.
New Moon (1940) as Film Editor
A revolutionary leader romances a French aristocrat in Louisiana.
Remember? (1939) as Film Editor
A bickering couple takes an amnesia potion so they can re-discover each other.
It's a Wonderful World (1939) as Film Editor
A runaway poetess helps a fugitive prove himself innocent of murder charges.
Broadway Serenade (1939) as Film Editor
Career conflicts threaten a singer''''s marriage to a young composer.
These Glamour Girls (1939) as Film Editor
A drunken college boy invites a taxi dancer to spend the weekend at his snobbish school.

Director (short)

Purity Squad (1945)
This short film focuses on the USFDA''''s efforts to ensure drugs are properly tested before sold to the public.

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