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Edward L. Cahn (1899–1963)

Edward L. Cahn was an American second-feature director of Polish ancestry. His brother Philip Cahn worked in the industry as editor. Edward worked in films from 1917 as a production assistant. He later joined his brother in the cutting room of Universal, eventually becoming one of the studio's top editors (he did the last-minute re-cuts of the ... See full bio »

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Born to Speed Director
Emergency Call Director


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 1961 Gun Street
 1961 Gun Fight
 1960 Cage of Evil
 1959 Vice Raid
 1958 Jet Attack
 1957 Zombies of Mora Tau (as Edward Cahn)
 1957 Voodoo Woman
 1956 Soldiers of Fortune (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1956 Silent Fear
 1953 Your Jeweler's Showcase (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1950 A Job for Bob (Short)
 1950 What Happened to Jo Jo? (Short)
 1949 Prejudice
 1949 Annie Was a Wonder (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1948 Bungalow 13
 1948 The Fabulous Fraud (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1948 Souvenirs of Death (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1948 Goodbye, Miss Turlock (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1947 The Gas House Kids in Hollywood (as Edward Cahn)
 1947 Born to Speed
 1945 Main Street After Dark (as Edward Cahn)
 1944 Main Street Today (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1943 For God and Country (Short)
 1943 Three Smart Guys (Short)
 1943 Ode to Victory (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1943 Don't You Believe It (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1943 Nursery Rhyme Mysteries (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1943 That's Why I Left You (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1943 Plan for Destruction (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1942 Madero of Mexico (Short)
 1942 The Omaha Trail (uncredited)
 1942 Surprised Parties (Short)
 1942 Don't Lie (Short)
 1942 Going to Press (Short)
 1942 Flag of Mercy (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1942 Melodies Old and New (Short)
 1941 Main Street on the March! (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1941 Wedding Worries (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1941 Come Back, Miss Pipps (Short)
 1941 Helping Hands (Short)
 1941 Robot Wrecks (Short)
 1941 Redhead (as Edward Cahn)
 1941 1-2-3-Go! (Short)
 1941 Ye Olde Minstrels (Short)
 1941 Baby Blues (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1941 Fightin' Fools (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1940 Kiddie Kure (Short)
 1940 Goin' Fishin' (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1940 Waldo's Last Stand (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1940 Good Bad Boys (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1940 Bubbling Troubles (Short)
 1940 The New Pupil (Short)
 1940 All About Hash (Short)
 1940 The Big Premiere (Short)
 1940 Alfalfa's Double (Short)
 1939 Time Out for Lessons (Short)
 1939 Dad for a Day (Short)
 1939 Auto Antics (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1939 Joy Scouts (Short)
 1939 The Giant of Norway (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1939 Angel of Mercy (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1938 Grid Rules (Documentary short)
 1938 The Man on the Rock (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1938 Bravest of the Brave (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1937 Bad Guy (as Edward Cahn)
 1936 Behind the Headlines (Documentary short)
 1936 Foolproof (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1936 The Perfect Set-Up (Short)
 1935 Hit-and-Run Driver (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1935 A Thrill for Thelma (Short) (as Edward Cahn)
 1935 Confidential
 1933 Emergency Call (as Edward Cahn)
 1932 Radio Patrol
 1932 Law and Order
 1931 Up for Murder (uncredited)
Show Show Editor (9 credits)
Show Show Producer (4 credits)
Show Show Writer (2 credits)
Show Show Art department (1 credit)
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Show Show Additional Crew (1 credit)

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Alternate Names:

Edward Cahn | Edward L. Kahn

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