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Also Known As: David M Weisbart Died: July 21, 1967
Born: January 21, 1915 Cause of Death: stroke
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA Profession: Producer ... producer cutter


David Weisbart established himself as one of the finest producers in the business. Weisbart worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "Conflict" (1945), "Mildred Pierce" (1945) starring Joan Crawford and "My Reputation" (1946). He also contributed to "One More Tomorrow" (1946) starring Ann Sheridan, "Roughly Speaking" with Rosalind Russell (1945) and "The Constant Nymph" (1943). Weisbart was nominated for a Film Editing Academy Award for "Johnny Belinda" in 1948. In the fifties, Weisbart devoted his time to various credits, such as "Perfect Strangers" with Ginger Rogers (1950), "The Glass Menagerie" (1950) and "A Streetcar Named Desire" (1951) starring Vivien Leigh. He also worked on "Mara Maru" with Errol Flynn (1952). Weisbart then focused on film, producing the Robert Wagner drama "Between Heaven and Hell" (1956), the romance "Love Me Tender" (1956) with Richard Egan and the Jeffrey Hunter dramatic adaptation "The Way to the Gold" (1957). He also appeared in the Pat Boone adaptation "April Love" (1957) and the comedy "A Private's Affair" (1959) with Sal Mineo. Weisbart last produced "Valley of the Dolls" (1967). Weisbart passed away in July 1967 at the age of 52.

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