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Frank McKelvy

Frank McKelvy


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Editing (feature film)

Beach Fever (1990) as Editor
Young guys on the beach cash in financially and romantically on the sales of a love potion.
Hawken's Breed (1989) as Assistant Editor
Hawken, a drifter traversing the West in the 1840s, comes to rescue a young Shawnee woman and immediately falls in love with her. He then takes it upon himself to avenge the brutal murder of the girl's family.
Naked Cage, The (1986) as Dialogue Editor

Music (feature film)

Rain Killer, The (1990)
The story of a serial killer who attacks in the rain.
Look Who's Talking (1989)
A fatherless baby tries to influence his mother''''s love life.
Jake Spanner, Private Eye (1989)
A television movie about two has-been detectives. A private eye is coaxed out of retirement to help rescue the kidnapped granddaughter of a crook he sent to San Quentin 25 years before.
Boggy Creek II (1985) as Music
When reports of new sightings begin, it is believed that the creature from Boggy Creek has returned. A group of researchers go to the swamps to track it down, but before long the monster is hunting them. In

Art Department (feature film)

I Love My Wife (1970) as Set Decoration
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
They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969) as Set Decoration
Desperate characters stake their fortune on a Depression-era dance marathon.
To Trap a Spy (1966) as Set Decoration
Secret agents try to stop the assassination of an African leader touring the U.S.
Signpost to Murder (1965) as Set Decoration
A convicted murderer, who escaped from a mental institution, hides out in the home of a woman whose husband is missing.
36 Hours (1965) as Set Decoration
Nazis kidnap a key American intelligence officer and try to convince him that World War II is over.
The Misfits (1961) as Set Decoration
A sensitive divorcee gets mixed up with modern cowboys roping mustangs in the desert.
Blue Hawaii (1961) as Set Decoration
A Hawaiian playboy defies his possessive mother to take a job with a tourist agency.
The Rat Race (1960) as Set Decoration
A musician newly arrived in New York takes in a taxi dancer.
The Gallant Hours (1960) as Set Decoration
Admiral William F. Halsey fights to turn the tide against the Japanese during World War II.
The Young Captives (1959) as Set Decoration
But Not for Me (1959) as Set Decoration
Russ Ward, after 30 years of producing Broadway plays, is ready to quit. His secretary, Ellie Brown, on being given notice, tells him she loves him. Russ proceeds to turn this into a hit play starring Ellie and romance her in a May-December affair.
King Creole (1958) as Set Decoration
A singer with a criminal past gets drawn back into the mob.
Vertigo (1958) as Set Decoration
A detective falls for the mysterious woman he''''s been hired to tail.
The Space Children (1958) as Set Decoration
A glowing brain-like creature arrives on a beach near a rocket test site via a teleportation beam. The alien communicates telepathically with the children of scientists. The kids start doing the alien's bidding as the adults try to find out what's happening to their unruly offspring.
Short Cut to Hell (1957) as Set Decoration
A professional hitman is hired by a friend to commit two murders. His friend pays him off in what turns out to be stolen money, and the police soon trace the money to him. On the run, he kidnaps the girlfriend of the police detective in charge of his pursuit and threatens to kill her unless the hunt is called off.
Beau James (1957) as Set Decoration
The story of Jimmy Walker who became mayor of New York in the '20s. Used by professional politicians and money-grabbers, Walker himself was "stupid but clean", although his open affair with Betty Compton cost him dear.
The Tin Star (1957) as Set Decoration
An experienced bounty hunter helps a young sheriff learn the meaning of his badge.
Hear Me Good (1957) as Set Decoration
The Leather Saint (1956) as Set Decoration
Episcopalian minister Gil Allen (John Derek) keeps up his college days interest in boxing by working out at a gym run by his friend, Tom Kelley (Richard Shannon.) Gil declines when fight manager Gus McAuliffe (Paul Douglas) offers to get him some bouts but, spurred by the need for a new iron lung and a swimming pool in his community, Gil takes on a fight, without disclosing his true profession, and knocks out his opponent with one punch. This impresses Pearl Gorman (Jody Lawrence), girl friend of fight promoter Tony Lorenzo (Cesar Romero.) Pearl was a promising singer until her fiance, a boxer, died in the ring but is now on the bottle. She drinks more heavily when Gil ignores her. Gil is about to quit boxing but when Father Ritchie (Ernest Truex) informs him that a down payment has already been made on the iron lung, he continues. He explains his winnings from his fights to Father Ritchie as donations from a friend in the leather business. Pearl learns his true identity and, through his influence, quits drinking. Gil one-punches his way to enough wins to pay off the iron lung and build a swimming pool for the Boys Club---girls couldn't swim in 1956---and the only surprise in this overdose of sweetness is that Bing Crosby and Barry Fitzgerald didn't show up for the swimming pool dedication.
The Seven Little Foys (1955) as Set Decoration
The famed vaudevillian puts his children in the act to keep the family together when his wife dies.
You're Never Too Young (1955) as Set Decoration
A murder witness masquerades as a twelve-year-old to escape the killers.
Conquest of Space (1955) as Set Decoration
Run for Cover (1955) as Set Decoration
An ex-convict trying to go straight gets caught up in a train robbery.
Strategic Air Command (1955) as Set Decoration
A baseball star takes to the air to help plan the U.S.'''' aerial defense.
Wild Harvest (1947) as Set Decoration
Joe is the head of an itinerant combine crew, working the harvests against rival crew boss Alperson. Joe's buddy Jim joins the crew with startup money. Farmer's niece Fay falls for Joe. He puts her off. To get back she marries Jim whom she prods into high-grading the grain (skimming off some for private sale). The last payment on Joe's machinery is due just as he discover's what his buddy has been doing.

Sound (feature film)

Retribution (1987) as Sound Editor
Supernatural story revolving around two men who are killed at the same time, and come back from the dead in one body, both good and evil.
Dudes (1987)
A couple of punks from the big city go on a cross country road trip out west and take revenge against a group of rednecks.

Music (special)

Ozzie's Girls (1972) as Music
The story of Susan Hamilton and Jennifer MacKenzie, two beautiful coeds who rent a room (formerly occupied by Dave and Rickey) in the home of Ozzie and Harriet Nelson, a retired couple. The pilot episode establishes the premise as Susan and Jennifer (later to be called Brenda) adjust to life with th

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