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Owen Crump (1903–1998)

Owen Crump was born on December 30, 1903 in Muskogee, Oklahoma, USA. He was a writer and director, known for The River Changes (1956), The Couch (1962) and Zeppelin (1971). He was married to Lucile Fairbanks and Isabel Jewell. He died on February 13, 1998 in West Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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The Couch Writer
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 1981 The Pink Panther in 'Pink at First Sight' (TV Short) (written by)
 1971 Zeppelin (story)
 1962 The Couch (story)
 1958 Manhunt in the Jungle (screenplay)
 1957 Tales of the Black Forest (Documentary short) (written by)
 1957 Alpine Glory (Documentary short) (written by)
 1957 The Blue Danube (Documentary short) (written by)
 1957 Chasing the Sun (Documentary short)
 1957 Under Carib Skies (Documentary short)
 1956 Italian Memories (Documentary short) (written by)
 1956 The Wonders of Araby (Documentary short)
 1956 Howdy Partner! (Documentary short)
 1956 South of the Himalayas (Documentary short) (written by)
 1956 East Is East (Documentary short) (written by)
 1956 Crossroads of the World (Documentary) (written by)
 1956 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Southern Exposure (1956) ... (play)
 1956 Green Gold (Documentary short)
 1955 Springtime in Holland (Documentary short) (written by)
 1955 The Golden Tomorrow (Documentary short)
 1955 Heart of an Empire (Documentary short) (written by)
 1955 Journey to the Sea (Documentary short)
 1955 Festival Days (Documentary short) (written by)
 1955 Riviera Revelries (Documentary short) (written by)
 1954 In Fourteen Hundred and Ninety Two (Documentary short) (written by)
 1954 Carnival in Rio (Documentary short) (written by)
 1954 Continental Holiday (Documentary short) (written by)
 1953 Winter Paradise (Documentary short) (written by)
 1953 Cease Fire! (Documentary) (story)
 1953 North of the Sahara (Documentary short) (written by)
 1953 Where the Trade Winds Play (Documentary short) (writer)
 1952 Thar She Blows! (Short) (written by)
 1952 Cruise of the Zaca (Documentary short) (written by)
 1951 The Neighbor Next Door (Documentary short)
 1950 My Country 'Tis of Thee (Documentary short) (narration written by)
 1950 The Wanderers' Return (Documentary short) (written by)
 1949 Snow Carnival (Short) (written by)
 1949 Jungle Terror (Documentary short) (written by)
 1949 Horse and Buggy Days (Short) (writer)
 1949 Heart of Paris (Documentary short) (writer)
 1945 America the Beautiful (Short)
 1943 The Fighting Engineers (Short) (screenplay)
 1942 A Ship Is Born (Documentary short) (story - as Capt. Owen Crump)
 1942 Men of the Sky (Short)
 1942 March On, America! (Short)
 1942 Winning Your Wings (Short) (uncredited)
 1942 Miracle Makers (Documentary short)
 1942 Soldiers in White (Short) (original screenplay)
 1942 Calling All Girls (Short) (narration by)
 1941 White Sails (Short) (narrative)
 1941 The Tanks Are Coming (Short) (screenplay)
 1941 Minstrel Days (Short)
 1941 Throwing a Party (Short)
 1941 Here Comes the Cavalry (Short) (original screenplay)
 1941 Wings of Steel (Short)
 1941 The Lady and the Lug (Short) (original story)
 1941 The Dog in the Orchard (Short) (screenplay)
 1940 Meet the Fleet (Short)
 1940 March On, Marines (Short) (screenplay)
 1940 Service with the Colors (Short) (original screenplay)
 1940 The Singing Dude (Short) (story and screenplay)
 1940 Alex in Wonderland (Short) (screenplay)
 1940 Alice in Movieland (Short) (screen play)
 1939 Old Hickory (Short) (screenplay)
 1939 The Royal Rodeo (Short) (screenplay)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(December 6 to 16, 1951) His play, "Southern Exposure," was performed at the Pasadena Playhouse in Pasadena, California. Gilmor Brown was artistic director. George Phelps was director.

Alternate Names:

Capt. Owen Crump | Col. Owen Crump

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