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Richard L. Van Enger

Richard L. Van Enger



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Also Known As: Died: March 21, 1984
Born: June 20, 1914 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York, USA Profession: Editing ...


Editing (feature film)

The Black Scorpion (1957) as Supervising Film Editor
Giant prehistoric scorpions terrorize the Mexican countryside.
Spoilers of the Forest (1957) as Film Editor
Duel at Apache Wells (1957) as Film Editor
Lisbon (1956) as Film Editor
A Woman's Devotion (1956) as Film Editor
An artist suffering from mental problems from his experiences during the war goes to Acapulco on his honeymoon. Soon young women are turning up dead in the area, and the ex-GI comes to believe he might be responsible, as he has long stretches where he can't remember anything.
Accused of Murder (1956) as Film Editor
Nightclub singer Ilona Vance is accused of the murder of a crooked lawyer. But Lt. Roy Hargis is convinced that Ilona is caught up in a web of deceit and intends to prove her innocence.
Flame of the Islands (1956) as Film Editor
Rosalind Dee is a cabaret singer who aspires to enter high society. When she comes into dirty money she forms a partnership with two gambling-club owners to build the establishment into a gathering place for the only the most elite.
The Maverick Queen (1956) as Film Editor
In post-Civil War Wyoming, ranch owner Lucy Lee is en route to Rock Springs to sell her cattle. When Jeff Young approaches her camp, asking for food and a place to sleep, she at first fears that he is part of Butch Cassidy's notorious Wild Bunch, an outlaw gang that has been terrorizing the country, but nevertheless allows him to stay.
Timberjack (1955) as Film Editor
Tim Shipman returns to his father's logging company only to find his father has been killed, money is owed, and Croft Brunner controls the railroad used to haul out the logs. But he learns the Government restriction on his valuable stand of timber has been lifted. Brunner wants that timber and tries to buy him out. Refusing to sell, Tim makes plans to somehow get the timber out.
The Vanishing American (1955) as Film Editor
A Man Alone (1955) as Film Editor
The Road to Denver (1955) as Film Editor
The Mayhew brothers flee from one Texas town to another as older brother Bill repeatedly attempts to keep younger brother Sam out of jail. Bill finally gives up on his younger brother and heads for Colorado. He gets a job and all is well until his brother shows up and takes a job that puts them on opposite sides of the law.
Sea of Lost Ships (1954) as Film Editor
Jubilee Trail (1954) as Film Editor
A pregnant widow ventures West in search of a new life.
Sitting Bull (1954) as Supervising Film Editor
After defeating Custer at the Little Big Horn, the famed chief tries to save an Indian sympathizer from court-martial.
Hell's Outpost (1954) as Film Editor
Johnny Guitar (1954) as Film Editor
A lady saloon owner battles a female rancher out to frame her for murder.
A Perilous Journey (1953) as Film Editor
Fair Wind to Java (1953) as Film Editor
The Dutch East Indies, at the end of the nineteenth century. An adventurous captain of an American merchant vessel is looking for a sunken Dutch vessel containing 10,000 precious diamonds. Unfortunately, he's not the only one and then there's also that volcano on the nearby island of Krakatau, waiting to explode in its historical, disastrous eruption...
Shadows of Tombstone (1953) as Film Editor
Thunderbirds (1952) as Film Editor
Oklahoma Annie (1952) as Film Editor
Hoodlum Empire (1952) as Film Editor
Woman of the North Country (1952) as Film Editor
Toughest Man in Arizona (1952) as Film Editor
Marshal Landry captures outlaw Girard and bringing him in finds a woman and two children, the only survivors of an Indian attack. Later, transferring the prisoner his brothers free him. Then a stage is robbed of a silver shipment by Girard and his brothers. Examining telegrams gets Landry a confession from Girard's girlfriend. The telegraph line has been tapped and the telegrapher is the supposedly dead husband of the woman he brough in. Now knowing Girard's location he sets out after him.
The Wild Blue Yonder (1951) as Film Editor
Bullfighter and the Lady (1951) as Film Editor
An American takes up bullfighting to impress the ladies but learns to respect the sport.
Honeychile (1951) as Film Editor
Salt Lake Raiders (1950) as Film Editor
When a man sent to prison for murder escapes while being transferred, Rocky is sent to bring him in. When he catches him in a ghost town the man claims to be innocent and was trying to clear himself by finding the stolen money that was never recoveded at the time of the killing. But then they find themselves prisoners of an outlaw gang that is also after the money.
Singing Guns (1950) as Film Editor
Rhiannon, an outlaw who regularly robs gold from the stagecoach, shoots the new sheriff and then carries him to the doctor. The doctor cleans up Rhiannon and presents him to the sheriff as the man who saved his life. Rhiannon is deputized by the sheriff, and becomes torn between his new life and the prospect of robbing the next gold shipment...
The Vanishing Westerner (1950) as Film Editor
Surrender (1950) as Film Editor
Law of the Golden West (1949) as Film Editor
The Fighting Kentuckian (1949) as Film Editor
A militiaman falls for a Frenchwoman and tries to protect her people from land grabbers.
Prince of the Plains (1949) as Film Editor
Hideout (1949) as Film Editor
Sands of Iwo Jima (1949) as Film Editor
During World War II, a marine sergeant must turn his recruits into fighting men.
Wake of the Red Witch (1948) as Film Editor
A captain fights a Dutch shipping magnate for a treasure and the heart of a beautiful woman.
Angel on the Amazon (1948) as Film Editor
Daredevils of the Clouds (1948) as Film Editor
Out of the Storm (1948) as Film Editor
I, Jane Doe (1948) as Film Editor
Old Los Angeles (1948) as Film Editor
Old Los Angeles (never known as "California Outpost" until 1953 when Republic re-issued it under that changed-title) finds Bill Stockton (Bill Elliott as William Elliott)leaving Missouri to join his brother Larry (Henry Brandon), and prospect for gold in California. Bill and his pal, Sam Bowie (Andy Devine), arrive in the picturesque town of old Los Angeles in 1848, but find that the outlaws rule...attacking mines and trains, burning ranches, looting stores and killing those who oppose them. Bill learns that Larry has been murdered for the gold claim he had staked for them. He sets out to avenge his brother's death but runs into difficulty when Estelita Del Rey (Estelita Rodriguez) misleads him to protect her lawless lover, Johnny Morrell (John Carroll.) Bill also suspects Luis Savarin (Joseph Schildkraut), gambling house proprietor, and Marie Marlowe (Catherine McLeod), an entertainer at Savarin's place.
The Gallant Legion (1948) as Film Editor
When power-hungry Faulkner and Leroux want to divide Texas into smaller sections, instead of allowing it to enter the Union as a single state, Gary Conway and the Texas Rangers must step in to thwart their chicanery.
The Fabulous Texan (1947) as Film Editor
A couple of Confederate soldiers, returning home from the Civil War, find Texas transformed into an armed camp with a quasi-dictator gathering up land and power as fast as he can. The two former Rebels take on this despot each in his own way.
That's My Man (1947) as Film Editor
The Flame (1947) as Film Editor
George McAllister (John Carroll), the black sheep of a wealthy family who has squandered his share of the family inheritance, and lives in constant jealousy, hatred and resentment of his half-brother Barry (Robert Paige), who has been supporting him. George gets his girl friend, Carlotta Duval (Vera Ralston), a job as Barry's nurse with the plan of eventually marrying him. She does, but instead of going ahead with the original plan or getting rid of Barry, inheriting his money and marrying George, she finds that she is really in love with Barry.
The Invisible Informer (1946) as Film Editor
An aristocratic but destitute southern family attempts to swindle an insurance company by faking the theft of a valuable emerald necklace. The company assigns operatives Eve Rogers (Linda Stirling) and Mike Regan (William Henry as Bill Henry) to the case. Eve is nearly strangled by the scion of the family before being rescued by Mike.
I've Always Loved You (1946) as Film Editor
A conductor means to destroy the career of a former student, pianist Myra Hassman. Showing no mercy, he conspires to ruin her even as she wrestles with Rachmaninoff at Carnegie Hall.
Earl Carroll Sketchbook (1946) as Film Editor
The Mysterious Mr. Valentine (1946) as Film Editor
A young girl gets a flat tire, and ends up with her car being stolen. Her car is involved in an accident resulting in a man's death, and the body is planted in her car by gangsters to make it look like she was driving. The gangsters soon try to blackmail her about the body, then force her into helping them in their criminal activities.
The Magnificent Rogue (1946) as Film Editor
Grissly's Millions (1945) as Film Editor
Love, Honor and Goodbye (1945) as Film Editor
Road to Alcatraz (1945) as Film Editor
Flame of Barbary Coast (1945) as Film Editor
Duke falls for Flaxen in the Barbary Coast in turn-of-the-century San Francisco. He loses money to crooked gambler Tito, goes home and PL: learns to gamble, and returns. After he makes a fortune he opens his own place with Flaxen as the entertainer. The 1906 quake destroys his place.
Earl Carroll Vanities (1945) as Film Editor
The Cheaters (1945) as Film Editor
An unemployed actor tries to save a young innocent from greedy relations.
Oregon Trail (1945) as Film Editor
Don't Fence Me In (1945) as Film Editor
A lady reporter travels West to dig up the truth about a long dead bandit.
Jamboree (1944) as Film Editor
The Fighting Seabees (1944) as Film Editor
World War II construction workers have to fight the enemy to get the job done.
Atlantic City (1944) as Film Editor
In 1915, Atlantic City is a sleepy seaside resort, but Brad Taylor, son of a small hotel and vaudeville house proprietor, has big plans: he thinks it can be "the playground of the world." Brad's wheeling and dealing proves remarkably successful in attracting big enterprises and big shows, but brings him little success in personal relationships. Full of nostalgic songs and acts, some with the original artists.
The Port of Forty Thieves (1944) as Film Editor
Call of the South Seas (1944) as Film Editor
Here Comes Elmer (1943) as Film Editor
Bordertown Gun Fighters (1943) as Film Editor
Cameo Shelby is running a crooked lottery out of El Paso and treasury agent Bill Elliott has been sent to break it up. When Bill intercepts a shipment of tickets to New Mexico he forces Shelby to send incriminating papers in the next shipment. Bill captures these also and now has the evidence he needs to go after Shelby.
Swing Your Partner (1943) as Film Editor
Mountain Rhythm (1943) as Film Editor
Sleepy Lagoon (1943) as Film Editor
Fugitive from Sonora (1943) as Film Editor
Tahiti Honey (1943) as Film Editor
Heart of the Golden West (1942) as Film Editor
Roy Rogers (Roy Rogers), Frog Millhouse (Smiley Burnette), Gabby Whittaker (George Hayes) and the Sons of the Pioneers (Bob Nolan, Tim Spencer, Pat Brady, Hugh Farr and Karl Farr) undertake to protect the ranchers of Cherokee City from unjust charges levied against them for transporting their cattle to the stock yards of the packing houses. Trucking executive Ross Lambert (Edmund McDonald) doubles his rates and Roy decides to try and convince old Colonel Silas Popen (Walter Catlett) to run his riverboat as far as Cherokee City and transport the cattle that way. Roy and his friends plan a "western" welcome for Popen and his daughter Mary Lou (Ruth Terry), but James Barabee (Paul Harvey), head of the cattleman's association, sends Roy a wire warning him that Popen hates and fears anything smacking of the "wild west." Lambert and his henchman Cully Bronson (William Haade) intercept the wire and start a campaign to make Cherokk City appear lawless and wild, so that Popen will refuse to bring his steamboats up the river. They also set fire to the steamboat and rustle all the cattle, hiding them in an underground cave covered by a waterfall. Mary Lou discovers the lair and Roy and his friends shoot it out with the Lambert gang.
The Moon and Sixpence (1942) as Film Editor
Loosely inspired by the life of Gauguin, a man abandons his middle-classed life to start painting.
Gone With the Wind (1939) as Asst film ed
Classic tale of Scarlett O'Hara's battle to save her beloved Tara and find love during the Civil War.

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