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Irving Lerner

Irving Lerner


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Also Known As: Died: December 25, 1976
Born: March 7, 1909 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Director ...


Director (feature film)

The Royal Hunt of the Sun (1969) as Director
The Spanish explorer Pizarro captures the Inca god-chief Atahualpa and promises to free him upon the deliverance of a horde of gold. But Pizarro finds himself torn between his desire for conquest and his sense of honor after friendship and respect develops between captive and captor.
Custer of the West (1968) as Dir civil war sequences
The flamboyant Cavalry officer courts disaster when he fights the Sioux and Cheyenne tribes.
Cry of Battle (1963) as Director
The son of a wealthy businessman finds himself in the guerrilla movement fighting against the Japanese in World War II.
Studs Lonigan (1960) as Director
(Dra '60,BW). Christopher Knight, Frank Gorshin, Venetia Stevenson, Carolyn Craig, Jack Nicholson, Dick Foran. A young man attempts to break away from his ghetto existence in this adaptation of the controversial James T. Farrell novel about Chicago's South Side district during the 1920s. Scripted and produced by Philip Yordan. Jack Nicholson stands out as one of Studs' cronies.
City of Fear (1959) as Director
An escaped convict heads for Los Angeles not realizing he''''s stolen a deadly radioactive mineral.
Murder By Contract (1958) as Director
A ruthless contract killer balks when he discovers his next hit is a woman.
Edge of Fury (1958) as Director
Anna Lucasta (1958) as Assoc to the dir
A reformed streetwalker falls in love with the man her family wants her to fleece.
Man Crazy (1953) as Director
Three girls (Christine White, Irene Anders and Coleen Miller) living in a small, dull town dream of glamour and excitement. They think this becomes a reality when they discover some illegal money hidden by one of their employers. They take the money, go to Hollywood, buy a car and clothes and rent an elaborate house. There, they each meet a boy, one of whom eventually proves to be their downfall. And the man who was robbed finds them, and he isn't very happy.
Suicide Attack (1951) as Director

Cinematography (feature film)

The Land (1942) as Contr photog

Producer (feature film)

The Darwin Adventure (1972) as Co-producer
Captain Apache (1971) as Associate Producer
Custer of the West (1968) as Executive Producer
The flamboyant Cavalry officer courts disaster when he fights the Sioux and Cheyenne tribes.

Editing (feature film)

New York, New York (1977) as Editor
A jazz musician and a singer fight and love their way through the show biz world of the late forties.
River Niger, The (1975) as Editor
An African-American poet who earns a living as a house painter struggles to support his seriously ill wife and survive the indignities of living in the ghetto.
Steppenwolf (1974) as Editor
Harry Haller is a misanthropic writer whose self-absorption and feelings of being a social outsider have led him to plan his suicide at age 50. While contemplating this act, he meets a mysterious woman who takes him into a realm of metaphysical transcendence.
Executive Action (1973) as Editor
Rogue intelligence agents, politicians, greedy capitalists, and assassins plot and carry out an assassination.
Captain Apache (1971) as Film Editor
Deathwatch (1966) as Film Editor
The Marines Come Thru (1942) as Film Editor

Visual Effects (feature film)

Anna Lucasta (1958) as Mont conceived by
A reformed streetwalker falls in love with the man her family wants her to fleece.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

The Savage Eye (1960) as Tech consultant
This drama takes the form of a story told using documentary material as an intrinsic part of the narrative. In this journey through the dark side of 1950s urban life, the camera follows Judith - a newly divorced woman looking for a fresh start - through the streets of Los Angeles as she encounters the strange denizens of the city, ranging from trendsetters to religious fanatics. All the tawdry and desperate faces of this world become a mirror for Judith's personal failures and struggles to claim her new life.
God's Little Acre (1958) as Assoc to the prod
A dirt-farmer lets his family fall apart while he hunts for his grandfather's buried gold.
Men in War (1957) as Supv
Two enemies join forces to save their men during a retreat from the North Koreans.
Robot Monster (1953) as Prod assoc
The Robot Monster has been sent to Earth as the advance party of an impending invasion. Ordered by The Great One to capture several humans, the Robot Monster becomes confused once it learns more about humans.

Editing (short)

The Children Must Learn (1940)
Educators attempt to raise the level of living in an Appalachian community in this short film.

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