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Howard E. Smith

Howard E. Smith grew up in Chicago, Illinois. While at Northwestern University in the late 60s he wrote, directed, shot and edited over 50 short films and while there received one of the first AFI grants to independent filmmakers. With that grant he made the award winning short, "Still?" Smith was then invited to attend the AFI Center for Advanced... See full bio »

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The Abyss
The Abyss Editor
Strange Days
Strange Days Editor
Near Dark
Near Dark Editor
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 2017 The Tank
 2015 Shut Up and Dance (TV Movie)
 2014/I Poker Night
 2014 Bad Country
 2012 Half Good Killer (Short)
 2010 The Candidate (Short)
 2009 Chain Letter (as Howard Smith)
 2009/I The Collector (as Howard Smith)
 2008/IV Asylum
 2004 Torque
 2002 Sonny
 1999 The Corruptor
 1998 Judas Kiss (as Howard Smith)
 1998 Puppies for Sale (Short)
 1997 Dante's Peak (as Howard Smith)
 1996 The People Next Door (TV Movie) (as Howard Smith)
 1995 Two Bits
 1995 Strange Days (as Howard Smith)
 1993 The Saint of Fort Washington (as Howard Smith)
 1992 Glengarry Glen Ross (as Howard Smith)
 1991 Point Break (as Howard Smith)
 1989 The Abyss (as Howard Smith)
 1989 Big Man on Campus (as Howard Smith)
 1988 Martini Ranch: Reach (Video short)
 1987 Near Dark
 1986 River's Edge (as Howard Smith)
 1986 At Close Range (as Howard Smith)
 1985 Baby: Secret of the Lost Legend (as Howard Smith, edited by)
 1985 Sylvester (as Howard Smith)
 1983 Twilight Zone: The Movie (segment "4", as Howard Smith)
 1982 Tex (as Howard Smith)
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Alternate Names:

Howard Edward Smith | Howard Smith


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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