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Frank Morriss (I) (1927–2013)

Frank Morriss was born in 1927 in Texas. At a young age he and his mother and sisters moved to California. He attended the San Jose State University and played football for them. He began his editing career in the 1960s and 1970s in television. He took an Emmy for his work on 'The Execution of Private Slovik' and the suspense on Spielberg's ... See full bio »

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Romancing the Stone
Duel Editor
Short Circuit
Short Circuit Editor
Nick of Time
Nick of Time Editor


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 2017/I Silent Life (filming)
 2004 Evel Knievel (TV Movie)
 2003 Footsteps (TV Movie)
 2002 Obsessed (TV Movie)
 2000 The Last Debate (TV Movie)
 1999 The Jack Bull (TV Movie)
 1998 Floating Away (TV Movie)
 1997 Cyclops, Baby
 1997 Incognito
 1995 Nick of Time
 1994 Drop Zone
 1992 Secrets (TV Movie)
 1991 The Hard Way
 1990 Short Time
 1988 Hot to Trot
 1986 Short Circuit
 1983 Blue Thunder
 1980 Inside Moves
 1980 The Earthling
 1980 Escape (TV Movie)
 1979 When She Was Bad... (TV Movie)
 1979 Death Car on the Freeway (TV Movie)
 1979 Murder by Natural Causes (TV Movie)
 1978 Youngblood
 1977 First Love
 1976 Ode to Billy Joe (as Frank E. Morriss)
 1976 Family (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1975 Switch (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot Episode (1975)
 1975 A Cry for Help (TV Movie)
 1974 The Godchild (TV Movie)
 1974 The Gun (TV Movie)
 1974 The Law (TV Movie)
 1973 The Return of Charlie Chan (TV Movie)
 1973 Brock's Last Case (TV Movie)
 1972 McCloud (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1972 Cutter (TV Movie)
 1971 The Harness (TV Movie)
 1971 Duel (TV Movie)
 1971 Sarge (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1971 Hitched (TV Movie)
 1971 The Name of the Game (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- LA 2017 (1971)
 1970 Hauser's Memory (TV Movie) (as Frank E. Morriss)
 1970 The Movie Murderer (TV Movie)
 1968-1969 It Takes a Thief (TV Series) (15 episodes)
- The King of Thieves (1969) ... (as Frank E. Morriss)
- Flowers from Alexander (1969) ... (as Frank E. Morriss)
- Who'll Bid Two Million Dollars? (1969) ... (as Frank E. Morriss)
- The Great Chess Gambit (1969) ... (as Frank E. Morriss)
- The Family (1969) ... (as Frank E. Morriss)
 1969 The Bold Ones: The New Doctors (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Man Without a Heart (1969) ... (as Frank E. Morriss)
 1966 Laredo (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1964 Destry (TV Series) (2 episodes)
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