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Also Known As: Pete Lyon, Frank Lyon, Francis Lyon Died: October 8, 1996
Born: July 29, 1905 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Bowbells, North Dakota, USA Profession: director, editor

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DIRECTOR:

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  The Destructors (1968) Director
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  The Money Jungle (1968) Director
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  Castle of Evil (1966) Director
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  Destination Inner Space (1966) Director
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  The Young and the Brave (1963) Director
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  Tomboy and the Champ (1961) Director
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  Escort West (1959) Director
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  South Seas Adventure (1958) Seq dir by
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  Gunsight Ridge (1957) Director

CAST: (feature film)

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 Paris After Dark (1943) Nazi agent in Homburg hat
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 Hypnotized (1932) Man on boat
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 The Big Pond (1930) Ronnie
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 Opportunity (1918) Wilkins
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Raised in Los Angeles, CA
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Hired as a bookkeeper at Paramount Studios
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Transferred to the editing department; edited silent films of Max Sennett and Hal Roach
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Served as cheif editor for the Army Signal Corps during WWII
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Began directing movies and TV shows in the 1950s
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Retired to Green Valley, AZ
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Education

Hollywood High School: Hollywood , California -
University of California, Los Angeles: Los Angeles , California -

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wife:
Anne Lyon. Survived him.

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brother:
Sumner Lyon. Survived him.

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"Twists of Faith: An Oscar Winner's International Career"

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