Thomas Stanford (film editor)
Thomas Gerald Stanford (1924 – December 23, 2017) was an American film editor. He won an Academy Award at the 34th Academy Awards for Best Film Editing for the film West Side Story. Long after, West Side Story was listed as the 38th best-edited film of all time in a 2012 survey of members of the Motion Picture Editors Guild. He also edited 2 episodes of Burke's Law and an episode of Route 66. He died at the age of 93 in 2017.
Thomas Gerard Stanford
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Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.
- Born to Race (1988)
- Split Decisions (1988)
- Saving Grace (1986) (additional editor)
- The Legend of the Lone Ranger (1981)
- Before and After (1979)
- Sergeant Matlovich vs. the U.S. Air Force (1978)
- Mad Bull (1977)
- The Yanks Are Coming (1974)
- The Yakuza (1974)
- Jeremiah Johnson (1972)
- The Steagle (1971)
- The Reivers (1969)
- Hell in the Pacific (1968)
- Don't Make Waves (1967)
- The Fox (1967)
- The Slender Thread (1965)
- The Truth About Spring (1965)
- Emil and the Detectives (1964) (was later edited to Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color as a 2 part in 1966)
- In the Cool of the Day (1963)
- West Side Story (1961)
- Suddenly, Last Summer (1959)
- Mozart's Don Giovanni (assistant editor, 1955)
- "The 33rd Academy Awards (1961) Nominees and Winners". Oscars.org. Retrieved March 21, 2014.
- "The 75 Best Edited Films". Editors Guild Magazine. 1 (3). May 2012. Archived from the original on 2015-03-17.
- "Thomas Stanford, Oscar-Winning Film Editor on 'West Side Story,' Dies at 93". Hollywoodreporter.com. Retrieved 31 December 2017.
- "Thomas G. Stanford's Obituary on Santa Fe New Mexican". Legacy.com. Retrieved 31 December 2017.