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||August 18, 1992
||January 3, 1910
||Cause of Death:
||Oak Park, Illinois, USA
RATE AND COMMENT
Worked as assistant in blueprint department, then in art department, RKO-Radio Pictures
Became assistant film editor, then production assistant for David O. Selznick
Worked as a film editor
Served as captain in Air Corps during WWII; directed and edited 45 documentaries and training films
Signed as a director by Columbia; diretorial debut "The Man Who Dared"
Began working on independent productions; co-founded The Mirisch Company
Directed last film, "The Eagle Has Landed"