skip navigation
Overview for James D. Mitchell
James D. Mitchell

James D. Mitchell



TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here


TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (0)

Recent DVDs

The Wind and... Sean Connery, Candice Bergen, Brian Keith. When an Arab sheik kidnaps an... more info $17.56was $21.99 Buy Now

The Band... In this Vincente Minnelli-directed backstager, Fred Astaire dazzles in numbers... more info $15.95was $19.98 Buy Now

Dances with... Dances With Wolves Celebrating the 25th anniversary of this triumphant... more info $7.46was $9.98 Buy Now

Also Known As: Died:
Born: Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Profession: Editing ...


Cast (feature film)

Silence, The (1975) as Colonel Mack
This fact-based drama has a West Point cadet reliving for a TV playwright his experiences of being subjected to total exile after being accused of violating the school's honor code.

Editing (feature film)

Unlikely Weapon, An (2009)
In 1968, in 1/500th of a second Eddie Adams photographed a Saigon Police Chief, General Nygoc Loan, shooting a Vietcong guerilla point blank. Some say that photograph ended the Vietnam War. The photo brought Eddie fame and a Pulitzer, but Eddie was haunted by the man he had vilified. He would say, "
For Ever Mozart (1996) as Editor
A meditation on the war in Bosnia and the process of filmmaking. A director is planning a film entitled "The Fatal Bolero", but is having problems casting. He then helps his cousin to stage an Alfred Musset play in Sarajevo, but runs away when the actors leave the play to join the war.
Above The Rim (1994) as Editor
Urban drama set around street basketball, focusing on a 17-year-old high school star who is caught between the temptations of a local gangster and a former player, who is pulling him in the other direction.
Percy and Thunder - Part 2 (1993)
Percy is a crafty, ornery fight trainer who could have been a contender. Thunder is the up-and-coming middleweight boxer he trains. Together they maintain their integrity and resist corruption, even when dealing with a slick, all-powerful Don King-like promoter.
Rio Diablo (1993) as Editor
A bounty hunter helps a man rescue his wife, who has been seized by bank robbers.
Percy and Thunder (1993) as Fight Sequence Editor
A young black fighter and his veteran trainer are pitted against big-money boxing''s bureaucracy of influence and greed.
Percy and Thunder - Part 1 (1993)
Percy is a crafty, ornery fight trainer who could have been a contender. Thunder is the up-and-coming middleweight boxer he trains. Together they maintain their integrity and resist corruption, even when dealing with a slick, all-powerful Don King-like promoter.
Love, Lies and Lullabies (1993) as Editor
A woman fights to overcome her drug addiction in order to regain custody of her baby from government social service agencies.
Acting on Impulse (1993) as Supervising Editor
Fed up with her career in B movies, an actress decides to seek refuge at a quiet country resort where a killer stalks her.
Fifty/Fifty (1991) as Editor
Two soldiers of fortune team up to help rebels in South East Asia in a coup attempt.
Narrow Margin (1990) as Editor
After accidentally exposing her whereabouts, a Los Angeles District Attorney must protect a key witness from the mob.
Presidio, The (1988) as Editor
Joint investigation by the San Francisco Police Department and the military.
Monster Squad, The (1987) as Editor
A small town is disrupted with the arrival of Dracula to retrieve an amulet controlling the balance between good and evil.
Love Among Thieves (1987) as Editor
An elegant concert pianist-turned-jewel thief tries ransoming her kidnapped boyfriend and gets involved in the Mexican desert with a bearded, devil-may-care, cigar chomper.
Running Scared (1986) as Editor
Danny (BillyCrystal) and Ray (Gregory Hines) are two street wise cops in Chicago. When they are almost killed on a case, they are forced to take a vacation by their captain. Key West offers a substantial change over frozen Chicago. They decide to quit and open a bar in Key West. Upon returning, they find that Julio (Jimmy Smits), the drug dealer who nearly killed them has made bail and is trying to complete a giant drug deal. They decide to complete their case against Julio before quitting, but then begin being careful. Their effectiveness drops as they find they can''t operate the way they did before if they don''t have the edge of a long time commitment.
2010 (1984) as Editor
In this sequel to 2001: A Space Odyssey, a U.S.-Soviet crew investigates a mysterious monolith orbiting Jupiter.
Star Chamber, The (1983) as Editor
When idealistic young judge Steven Hardin is forced to set a dangerous criminal free on a minor technicality, he loses faith in the system. But an older judge introduces Hardin to a secret group that rights courtroom wrongs in the form of a hitman hired to take out the guilty.
Coward Of The County (1981) as Editor
Following the eminently successful film inspired by one of his hit records, "The Gambler", Kenny Rogers starred in a second TV-movie also based on one of his records, teaming with the same director and co-writer of the earlier smash film. He plays a small-town Southern preacher whose nephew is deeme
Gong Show Movie, The (1980) as Editor
Fade to Black (1980) as Editor
Eric is an obsessive movie fan works at a film distributor warehouse and screens old movies in his bedroom at night. When Eric runs into Marilyn O'Connor, a look-alike for Marilyn Monroe, he goes over the edge into a real psychosis and she becomes the target of his obsession. After believing that h
Rocky II (1979) as Editor (Fight Sequence)
A heavyweight contender defies his doctors to enter a rematch with the champ.
Hanover Street (1979) as Editor
During the Second World War, an American pilot stationed in England meets a young British nurse during an air raid on London. The two instantly fall in love, despite the fact that the young nurse is already married, a secret she keeps hidden from her American lover. After being shot down behind enemy lines, while being assigned to ferry a British agent into France, the American pilot realizes that his secret cargo is in fact his lover's husband, and that the two must now work together in order to survive.
Capricorn One (1978) as Editor
The government fakes a Mars landing then sets out to kill the astronauts involved.
Day Of The Animals (1976) as Editor
The depletion of the earth's ozone layer causes animals above the altitude of 5000 feet to run amok, which is very unfortunate for a group of hikers who get dropped off up there by helicopter just before the quarantine is announced.
Futureworld (1976) as Editor
Reporters uncover deadly secrets behind a theme park where guests live their dreams.
Peeper (1976) as Editor
A rich man hires a private detective named Tucker to find his long lost daugther. Tucker's search leads him to two sisters, one of whom he believes is the girl, but he cannot tell which of the two is the right one.
Busting (1974) as Editor
Michael Keneely and Patrick Farrel are partners on the L.A. vice-squad. Most of their work involves busting call girls, employees in massage parlors, and homosexuals. After working this detail for some time, they come to the conclusion that crime boss Carl Rizzo is responsible for most of the crime in Los Angeles, and begin to harass him mercilessly. Unfortunately, this makes them not only the targets of the entire criminal population in the city, but of the police department, too.
Our Time (1974) as Editor
Two teenagers are attending a private school for girls in New England in 1955. When they lose their virginity, there are some unexpected and tragic consequences.
Trouble Comes to Town (1973) as Editor
A racial drama involving a liberal southern sheriff who brings into his home a northern black delinquent, the son of the man who had saved his life in Korea.
Great American Beauty Contest, The (1973) as Editor
The pursuit by America's loveliest girls for a coveted beauty crown is threatened by a scandal which implicates a judge, a former winner, and one of the five finalists.
Goodnight My Love (1972) as Editor
This private-eye spoof, set in Raymond Chandler's Los Angeles in the late '40s, has a seedy, down-and-out detective and his partner, an erudite dwarf, being drawn by a voluptuous blonde into a missing persons case leading to murder.
Trail of the Hunter (1970) as Film Editor
Act of the Heart (1970) as Film Editor
Martha Hayes, a woman fanatically devoted to Jesus Christ, ekes out a meager existence in Montreal, Canada. As a singer in an Anglican Church choir, Martha meets and is fascinated by Father Michael Ferrier, an Augustinian monk who's the guest conductor for an interfaith concert. How far is Martha willing to go to show her devotion to God?
The Lollipop Cover (1965) as Film Editor
An ex-boxer meets a 9-year-old abandoned girl and together they hitchhike to California, where he must find a junkie who owes him money.

Music (feature film)

The Lollipop Cover (1965) as Composer
An ex-boxer meets a 9-year-old abandoned girl and together they hitchhike to California, where he must find a junkie who owes him money.

Editing (TV Mini-Series)

Heartwood (1998) as Supervising Editor

Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.

Click here to contribute