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12th Dec '13 3:48:57 PM MarkLungo
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A man who has been with Hollywood since [[GoldenAgeOfHollywood 1934]], Robert Wise (1914-2005) was involved with pretty much every major film project, in every studio department, in every major genre that you can possibly imagine. According to his [[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0936404/bio bio]] at IMDB, Wise worked several odd jobs at RKO until someone noticed his talent as a sound editor, and the rest is history. From 1934-35, he worked as a sound editor (vastly uncredited) for movies like ''Of Human Bondage'', ''The Gay Divorcee'', ''The Informer'', and ''Film/TopHat'', before moving on to editor of ''Bachelor Mother'', ''5th Ave Girl'', ''The Hunchback of Notre Dame'', ''My Favorite Wife'', and ''Dance, Dance, Dance'', before his first major job on ''Film/CitizenKane'', being handpicked by the the legendary OrsonWelles. Not known by many, his first directing career was actually on ''The Magnificent Ambersons'', uncredited, nonetheless, but a major step in a young filmmaker's career.

Several of Robert Wise's major film roles include:

* ''[[http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0025586/ Of Human Bondage]]''- Wise's first job as sound editor.
* ''Film/CitizenKane'' - Where Wise first started to get noticed, and appreciated, as a film editor.
* ''The Curse of the Cat People'' - One of his early, credited directing jobs.
* ''Film/TheDayTheEarthStoodStill1951''
* ''Return to Paradise'' - His first film as producer.
* ''Film/WestSideStory''
* ''Film/TheHaunting1963''
* ''{{The Sound of Music}}''
* ''TheAndromedaStrain''
* ''Film/StarTrekTheMotionPicture''

He also produced the telecast of the 43rd {{Academy Award}}s ceremonies in 1971.

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A man who has been with Hollywood since [[GoldenAgeOfHollywood 1934]], Robert Wise (1914-2005) was involved with pretty much every major film project, in every studio department, in every major genre that you can possibly imagine. According to his [[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0936404/bio bio]] at IMDB, Wise worked several odd jobs at RKO until someone noticed his talent as a sound editor, and the rest is history. From 1934-35, he worked as a sound editor (vastly uncredited) for movies like ''Of Human Bondage'', ''The Gay Divorcee'', ''The Informer'', and ''Film/TopHat'', before moving on to editor of ''Bachelor Mother'', ''5th Ave Girl'', ''The Hunchback of Notre Dame'', ''My Favorite Wife'', and ''Dance, Dance, Dance'', before his first major job on ''Film/CitizenKane'', being handpicked by the the legendary OrsonWelles. Not known by many, his first directing career was actually on ''The Magnificent Ambersons'', uncredited, nonetheless, but a major step in a young filmmaker's career.

Several of Robert Wise's major film roles include:

* ''[[http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0025586/ Of Human Bondage]]''- Wise's first job as sound editor.
* ''Film/CitizenKane'' - Where Wise first started to get noticed, and appreciated, as a film editor.
* ''The Curse of the Cat People'' - One of his early, credited directing jobs.
* ''Film/TheDayTheEarthStoodStill1951''
* ''Return to Paradise'' - His first film as producer.
* ''Film/WestSideStory''
* ''Film/TheHaunting1963''
* ''{{The Sound of Music}}''
* ''TheAndromedaStrain''
* ''Film/StarTrekTheMotionPicture''

He also produced the telecast of the 43rd {{Academy Award}}s ceremonies in 1971.
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12th Dec '13 3:28:19 PM MarkLungo
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A man who has been with Hollywood since [[GoldenAgeOfHollywood 1934]], Robert Wise has pretty much been involved with every major film project, in every studio department, in every major genre that you can possibly imagine. According to his [[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0936404/bio bio]] at IMDB, Wise worked several odd jobs at RKO until someone noticed his talent as a sound editor, and the rest is history. From 1934-35, he worked as a sound editor (vastly uncredited) for movies like ''Of Human Bondage'', ''The Gay Divorcee'', ''The Informer'', and ''Film/TopHat'', before moving on to editor of ''Bachelor Mother'', ''5th Ave Girl'', ''The Hunchback of Notre Dame'', ''My Favorite Wife'', and ''Dance, Dance, Dance'', before his first major job on ''Film/CitizenKane'', being handpicked by the the legendary OrsonWelles. Not known by many, his first directing career was actually on ''The Magnificent Ambersons'', uncredited, nonetheless, but a major step in a young filmmaker's career.

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A man who has been with Hollywood since [[GoldenAgeOfHollywood 1934]], Robert Wise has pretty much been (1914-2005) was involved with pretty much every major film project, in every studio department, in every major genre that you can possibly imagine. According to his [[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0936404/bio bio]] at IMDB, Wise worked several odd jobs at RKO until someone noticed his talent as a sound editor, and the rest is history. From 1934-35, he worked as a sound editor (vastly uncredited) for movies like ''Of Human Bondage'', ''The Gay Divorcee'', ''The Informer'', and ''Film/TopHat'', before moving on to editor of ''Bachelor Mother'', ''5th Ave Girl'', ''The Hunchback of Notre Dame'', ''My Favorite Wife'', and ''Dance, Dance, Dance'', before his first major job on ''Film/CitizenKane'', being handpicked by the the legendary OrsonWelles. Not known by many, his first directing career was actually on ''The Magnificent Ambersons'', uncredited, nonetheless, but a major step in a young filmmaker's career.
10th Nov '12 8:05:02 AM GGGG
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A man who has been with Hollywood since [[GoldenAgeOfHollywood 1934]], Robert Wise has pretty much been involved with every major film project, in every studio department, in every major genre that you can possibly imagine. According to his [[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0936404/bio bio]] at IMDB, Wise worked several odd jobs at RKO until someone noticed his talent as a sound editor, and the rest is history. From 1934-35, he worked as a sound editor (vastly uncredited) for movies like ''Of Human Bondage'', ''The Gay Divorcee'', ''The Informer'', and ''Top Hat'', before moving on to editor of ''Bachelor Mother'', ''5th Ave Girl'', ''The Hunchback of Notre Dame'', ''My Favorite Wife'', and ''Dance, Dance, Dance'', before his first major job on ''Film/CitizenKane'', being handpicked by the the legendary OrsonWelles. Not known by many, his first directing career was actually on ''The Magnificent Ambersons'', uncredited, nonetheless, but a major step in a young filmmaker's career.

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A man who has been with Hollywood since [[GoldenAgeOfHollywood 1934]], Robert Wise has pretty much been involved with every major film project, in every studio department, in every major genre that you can possibly imagine. According to his [[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0936404/bio bio]] at IMDB, Wise worked several odd jobs at RKO until someone noticed his talent as a sound editor, and the rest is history. From 1934-35, he worked as a sound editor (vastly uncredited) for movies like ''Of Human Bondage'', ''The Gay Divorcee'', ''The Informer'', and ''Top Hat'', ''Film/TopHat'', before moving on to editor of ''Bachelor Mother'', ''5th Ave Girl'', ''The Hunchback of Notre Dame'', ''My Favorite Wife'', and ''Dance, Dance, Dance'', before his first major job on ''Film/CitizenKane'', being handpicked by the the legendary OrsonWelles. Not known by many, his first directing career was actually on ''The Magnificent Ambersons'', uncredited, nonetheless, but a major step in a young filmmaker's career.
10th Nov '12 5:07:14 AM erforce
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* ''TheHaunting''

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* ''TheHaunting''''Film/TheHaunting1963''
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* ''WestSideStory''

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* ''WestSideStory'' ''Film/WestSideStory''
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* ''TheDayTheEarthStoodStill''

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* ''TheDayTheEarthStoodStill'' ''Film/TheDayTheEarthStoodStill1951''
27th May '12 7:58:20 PM nombretomado
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* ''StarTrekTheMotionPicture''

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* ''StarTrekTheMotionPicture''
''Film/StarTrekTheMotionPicture''
10th Mar '12 1:29:51 AM Mdumas43073
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* '' The 43rd Annual Academy Awards''
* ''StarTrekTheMotionPicture''

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* '' The ''StarTrekTheMotionPicture''

He also produced the telecast of the
43rd Annual Academy Awards''
* ''StarTrekTheMotionPicture''
{{Academy Award}}s ceremonies in 1971.
10th Mar '12 1:28:50 AM Mdumas43073
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* ''Film/CitizenKane''- Where Wise first started to get noticed, and appreciated, as a film editor.
* ''Return to Paradise''- his first job as producer.
* ''TheSoundofMusic''- No, really.
* ''TheAndromedaStrain''

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* ''Film/CitizenKane''- ''Film/CitizenKane'' - Where Wise first started to get noticed, and appreciated, as a film editor.
* ''The Curse of the Cat People'' - One of his early, credited directing jobs.
* ''TheDayTheEarthStoodStill''
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''Return to Paradise''- his Paradise'' - His first job film as producer.
* ''TheSoundofMusic''- No, really.
''WestSideStory''
* ''TheAndromedaStrain''''TheHaunting''
* ''{{The Sound of Music}}''
* ''TheAndromedaStrain''



* ''The Curse of the Cat People''- one of his early, credited directing jobs.
* ''TheDayTheEarthStoodStill''
* ''WestSideStory''
21st Jan '12 7:01:37 PM nombretomado
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A man who has been with Hollywood since [[GoldenAgeOfHollywood 1934]], Robert Wise has pretty much been involved with every major film project, in every studio department, in every major genre that you can possibly imagine. According to his [[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0936404/bio bio]] at IMDB, Wise worked several odd jobs at RKO until someone noticed his talent as a sound editor, and the rest is history. From 1934-35, he worked as a sound editor (vastly uncredited) for movies like ''Of Human Bondage'', ''The Gay Divorcee'', ''The Informer'', and ''Top Hat'', before moving on to editor of ''Bachelor Mother'', ''5th Ave Girl'', ''The Hunchback of Notre Dame'', ''My Favorite Wife'', and ''Dance, Dance, Dance'', before his first major job on ''CitizenKane'', being handpicked by the the legendary OrsonWelles. Not known by many, his first directing career was actually on ''The Magnificent Ambersons'', uncredited, nonetheless, but a major step in a young filmmaker's career.

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A man who has been with Hollywood since [[GoldenAgeOfHollywood 1934]], Robert Wise has pretty much been involved with every major film project, in every studio department, in every major genre that you can possibly imagine. According to his [[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0936404/bio bio]] at IMDB, Wise worked several odd jobs at RKO until someone noticed his talent as a sound editor, and the rest is history. From 1934-35, he worked as a sound editor (vastly uncredited) for movies like ''Of Human Bondage'', ''The Gay Divorcee'', ''The Informer'', and ''Top Hat'', before moving on to editor of ''Bachelor Mother'', ''5th Ave Girl'', ''The Hunchback of Notre Dame'', ''My Favorite Wife'', and ''Dance, Dance, Dance'', before his first major job on ''CitizenKane'', ''Film/CitizenKane'', being handpicked by the the legendary OrsonWelles. Not known by many, his first directing career was actually on ''The Magnificent Ambersons'', uncredited, nonetheless, but a major step in a young filmmaker's career.



* ''CitizenKane''- Where Wise first started to get noticed, and appreciated, as a film editor.

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* ''CitizenKane''- ''Film/CitizenKane''- Where Wise first started to get noticed, and appreciated, as a film editor.
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