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Dorothy Spencer (1909–2002)

Four-time Oscar nominee Dorothy Spencer was one of the versatile stalwarts of the Hollywood studio system. She began her career as a cutter with Fox and subsequently enjoyed a close collaboration with the independent producer Walter Wanger at Paramount (1936) and United Artists (1937-41). Her longest career spell was at 20th Century Fox, from 1943... See full bio »

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Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Stagecoach Editor
Cleopatra Editor
To Be or Not to Be
Lifeboat Editor


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 1974 Earthquake
 1972 Limbo
 1966 Lost Command
 1964 Circus World
 1963 Cleopatra
 1960 Seven Thieves
 1959 The Journey
 1954 Black Widow
 1954 Broken Lance
 1954 Night People
 1953 Vicki
 1952 Lydia Bailey
 1950 Under My Skin
 1948 The Snake Pit (film editor)
 1947 The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (film editor)
 1946 Cluny Brown
 1946 Dragonwyck
 1945 Here Is Germany (Documentary)
 1945 A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (film editor)
 1944 Sweet and Low-Down (film editor)
 1944 Lifeboat
 1943 Happy Land
 1942 To Be or Not to Be (film editor)
 1941 Sundown
 1940 Foreign Correspondent (film editor)
 1939 Stagecoach (film editor)
 1938 Trade Winds
 1938 Blockade
 1937 Stand-In (film editor)
 1937 Vogues of 1938 (film editor)
 1934 Such Women Are Dangerous (uncredited)
 1934 Coming-Out Party (uncredited)
 1931 Mamá
 1929 Nix on Dames
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