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Alan Osbiston

Alan Osbiston



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Director (feature film)

Chance of a Lifetime (1950) as Director

Editing (feature film)

Play Dirty (1969) as Film Editor
An inexperienced captain leads his men against a Nazi fueling station in the Sahara.
3 Into 2 Won't Go (1969) as Film Editor
Steve Howard, a British sales executive living in Manchester, England, begins an affair with a young hitchhiker, Elle Patterson, to emotionally get away from his marriage to his wife Francis. But when Elle moves into a room in Steve and Francis's house, he must keep the true nature of his relationship with Elle under wraps at all costs.
The Night of the Generals (1967) as Film Editor
A Nazi officer tries to catch a serial killer attacking prostitutes.
Billion Dollar Brain (1967) as Film Editor
A retired spy gets mixed up with plans to overthrow Communism using a new supercomputer.
The Dirty Game (1966) as Film Editor
The Wrong Box (1966) as Film Editor
Two elderly brothers plot to kill each other for a fortune.
Lord Jim (1965) as Film Editor
After turning coward, a naval officer tries to redeem himself by helping Asian natives stage a revolution.
The Victors (1963) as Film Editor
Intercutting dramatic vignettes with newsreel footage, the story follows the characters from an infantry squad as they make their way from Sicily to Germany during the end of World War II.
The Road to Hong Kong (1962) as Film Editor
A pair of con men get mixed up in international intrigue and the space race.
It Takes a Thief (1961) as Film Editor
Billie and Kristy lead a gang of armed robbers who steal from banks, armoured cars, and the like. When Billie's lover, Jim, gets caught by the police after stashing a large amount of money, they wait for him to get out of jail. He does and has to deal with both the police and his ex-gang as they both need him to get what they want. Things become more complicated when Kristy kidnaps Jim's son and threatens to kill him if Jim doesn't come up with the buried loot.
The Guns of Navarone (1961) as Film Editor
A team of Allied saboteurs fight their way behind enemy lines to destroy a pair of Nazi guns.
The Entertainer (1960) as Editor
A third-rate vaudevillian uses liquor and young women to escape the pressures of changing times.
A Touch of Larceny (1960) as Film Editor
To better his lot, a British officer fakes his defection to the Russians so he can sue the press.
Silent Enemy, The (1959) as Editor
In the Mediterranean in 1941 the Italians start using underwater chariots to mine the undersides of allied ships. Explosives expert Lionel Crabbe arrives in Gibralter to organise defences, but finds only two British divers available to help him. Even more worrying, it seems likely that the Italians are secretly using neutral Spain across the bay as their key base.
The Devil's Disciple (1959) as Supervising Editor
A preacher and a rebel leader change places during the Revolution.
The Son of Robin Hood (1959) as Film Editor
Robin Hood's dead and an English nobleman wants to rule England. So, it's up to his surviving merrymen to save England. However, they need a leader and learn that Robin had a son and is coming to continue his father's work. However, it turns out that his son is actually a daughter...
Time Without Pity (1957) as Editor
A father comes to the aid of his son who is on Death Row.
Stowaway Girl (1957) as Editor
The captain of an old freighter falls madly in love with a girl smuggled on board by one of his crewmen.
Safari (1956) as Supervising Film Editor
While leading a wealthy couple on safari, a hunter tries to avenge his son''''s murder.
The Gamma People (1956) as Supervising Editor
A mad scientist uses gamma rays to turn the country's youth into either geniuses or subhumans at the bidding of an equally mad dictator.
Zarak (1956) as Editing
A notorious bandit develops a grudging respect for the English military man assigned to capture him.
Odongo (1956) as Supervising Editor
A veterinarian falls for a big game hunter whose job she hates.
The Cockleshell Heroes (1956) as Editing
A British major leads a suicide mission to take out a German shipyard in occupied France.
The End of the Affair (1955) as Editing
A married woman cheats on her husband in World War II London.
Footsteps in the Fog (1955) as Editing
An ambitious housemaid learns her employer murdered his wife.
Twist of Fate (1954) as Editing
A woman is taken in by the gifts she receives from a wealthy baker, unaware of his motives or his marriage status.
Inspector Calls, An (1954) as Editor
Based on a famous stage play and set in the year 1912, an upper crust English family dinner is interrupted by a police inspector who brings news that a girl known to everyone present has died in suspicious circumstances. It seems that any or all of them could have had a hand in her death. But who is the mysterious Inspector and what can he want of them ?
Sailor of the King (1953) as Film Editor
A British naval officer has a brief affair with a woman in England and never knows that she bears him a son. 20 years later the boy is on a ship under his command when he is tracking a German Raider. When the boy is captured after his ship is sunk, he finds a way to slow the German's progress while a lethal hunt for him goes on.
I'll Never Forget You (1951) as Film Editor

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