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James E. Newcom (1905–1990)

James E. Newcom was born on August 29, 1905 in Wayne, Indiana, USA as James Edward Newcom. He is known for his work on Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970), A Star Is Born (1937) and Gone with the Wind (1939). He died on October 6, 1990 in San Diego, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1963 The Fugitive (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Glass Tightrope (1963)
 1961 The New Breed (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1954 Rogue Cop
 1954 Prisoner of War (as James Newcom)
 1952 Scaramouche
 1951 Go for Broke!
 1950 Right Cross
 1948 Texas, Brooklyn & Heaven (as James Newcom)
 1947 Lured
 1945 Paris Underground (as James Newcom)
 1944 Up in Arms (film editor - as James Newcom)
 1943 Above Suspicion (uncredited)
 1942 Cairo (film editor)
 1942 Tortilla Flat (film editor)
 1941 The Chocolate Soldier (film editor)
 1941 The Getaway (film editor)
 1941 Topper Returns (film editor - as James Newcom)
 1940 Captain Caution (as James Newcom, edited by)
 1939 America's Safest Tire (Short)
 1939 Start the Music (Short) (as James Newcom)
 1937 Nothing Sacred (film editor)
 1937 The Prisoner of Zenda (film editor)
 1937 A Star Is Born (film editor)
 1936 We Went to College (film editor)
 1936 Tough Guy
 1935 The Bishop Misbehaves (film editor)
 1935 The Murder Man (film editor)
 1933 Meet the Baron (film editor)
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Editor at MGM (1933-36; 1949-52) and and United Artists (1937-47). See more »

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