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Walter Thompson (I) (1903–1975)


Oscar-nominated editor, under contract at 20th Century Fox from 1937 to 1943.


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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

The Nun's Story
The Paper Chase
Young Mr. Lincoln
Fat City
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 1974 Mixed Company
 1973 The Man Who Could Talk to Kids (TV Movie)
 1973 Shamus
 1972 Fat City
 1971 Skin Game
 1969 Marooned
 1969 Model Shop
 1966 Rage
 1965 King Rat
 1962 Samar
 1952 Invitation Playhouse: Mind Over Murder (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- The Last Act (1952)
- People at Sea (1952)
 1952 Chevron Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1951 Stars Over Hollywood (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The Iron Mask (1951)
 1950 Quicksand
 1949 The Big Wheel
 1948 Pitfall
 1947 The Gangster
 1943 Jane Eyre (film editor)
 1943 Crash Dive
 1941 Swamp Water
 1941 Moon Over Miami (film editor)
 1941 That Night in Rio (film editor)
 1940 Tin Pan Alley (film editor)
 1940 Lillian Russell (film editor)
 1939 Everything Happens at Night (film editor)
 1939 Young Mr. Lincoln (film editor)
 1938 Just Around the Corner (film editor)
 1938 Little Miss Broadway (film editor)
 1937 Wee Willie Winkie (film editor)
 1936 Tundra (as W.A. Thompson)
 1935/I The New Adventures of Tarzan (as W.A. Thompson)
 1935 The Phantom Empire (uncredited)
 1934/II Burn 'Em Up Barnes
 1932 Niagara Falls (Short)
 1932 Blondes by Proxy (Short)
 1932 Only Men Wanted (Short)
 1932 Partners (film editor)
 1931 Easy to Get (Short)
 1931 Beach Pajamas (Short)
 1931 Lemon Meringue (Short)
 1931 All Gummed Up (Short)
 1931 Not So Loud (Short)
 1930 Men Without Women (film editor)
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W.A. Thompson

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