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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 Vera Cruz (1954). He was married to Rita Hayworth. He died on January 11, 2001 in Santa Monica, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Sweet Smell of Success
(1957)
His Majesty O'Keefe
(1954)
Vera Cruz
Vera Cruz Producer
(1954)
The Unforgiven
The Unforgiven Producer
(1960)

Filmography

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 1961 The Happy Thieves (executive producer)
 1960 The Unforgiven (producer)
 1959 The Devil's Disciple (producer - uncredited)
 1958 Separate Tables (producer - uncredited)
 1958 Run Silent Run Deep (producer - uncredited)
 1957 Sweet Smell of Success (producer)
 1957 The Bachelor Party (producer - uncredited)
 1956 Trapeze (producer)
 1955 The Kentuckian (producer - uncredited)
 1954 Vera Cruz (producer)
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Biography: "Rita Hayworth"

Alternate Names:

Hill | Hecht Hill and Lancaster
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Educated at the University of Washington and started as a page boy at NBC, before being signed as a contract writer at MGM. Friend of actor Burt Lancaster and with Lancaster and former agent Harold Hecht formed Hecht-Hill-Lancaster productions. See more »

Nickname:

Jim

Star Sign:

Leo

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