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James Hill (II) (1916–2001)

James Hill was born on August 1, 1916 in Jeffersonville, Indiana, USA. He was a producer and writer, known for Sweet Smell of Success (1957), His Majesty O'Keefe (1954) and The Unforgiven (1960). He was married to Rita Hayworth. He died on January 11, 2001 in Santa Monica, California, USA. See full bio »

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Hide Hide Show Show Producer (7 credits)
 1961 The Happy Thieves (executive producer)
 1960 The Unforgiven (producer)
 1957 Sweet Smell of Success (producer)
 1957 The Bachelor Party (producer - uncredited)
 1956 Trapeze (producer)
 1955 The Kentuckian (producer - uncredited)
 1954 Vera Cruz (producer)
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (2 credits)
 1954 His Majesty O'Keefe (screenplay)
  Beulah (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 1950 - 1951) (written by - 1 episode, 1952)
- The New Arrival (1952) ... (written by)
- Bill, the Babysitter (1951) ... (writer)
- Beulah Meets the Eel (1950) ... (writer)
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 1960 The Unforgiven (presents - as Hecht Hill and Lancaster)
 1958 Separate Tables (presenter - as Hill)
 1957 Sweet Smell of Success (presenter - as Hill)
 1955 The Kentuckian (production executive - uncredited)
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 1957 Sweet Smell of Success
Man Outside Theatre (uncredited)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (3 credits)
 1996 Biography (TV Series documentary)
- Burt Lancaster: Daring to Reach (1996) ... Himself
 1990 Rita Hayworth: Dancing Into the Dream (TV Movie documentary)
 1956 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Himself - Intermission Guest
- A Marriage Day (1956) ... Himself - Intermission Guest
Hide Hide Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)
 2003 Rita (TV Movie documentary)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Biography: "Rita Hayworth"

Alternate Names:

Hill | Hecht Hill and Lancaster

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Fifth husband of Rita Hayworth. See more »



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