Barbara McLean

Editor, Executive
Barbara McLean worked in a variety of genres and built up a diverse and reputable career. McLean worked on a variety of projects during her early entertainment career, including "Coquette" (1929) starring Mary Pickford ... Read more »
Born: 11/16/1903 in Palisades, New Jersey, USA

Filmography

Editor (22)

Untamed 1955 (Movie)

(Editor)

The Egyptian 1954 (Movie)

(Editor)

King of the Khyber Rifles 1953 (Movie)

(Editor)

Niagara 1953 (Movie)

(Editor)

The Desert Rats 1953 (Movie)

(Editor)

Viva Zapata! 1952 (Movie)

(Editor)

The Snows of Kilimanjaro 1951 (Movie)

(Editor)

All About Eve 1950 (Movie)

(Editor)

Twelve O'Clock High 1949 (Movie)

(Editor)

Nightmare Alley 1947 (Movie)

(Editor)

Margie 1946 (Movie)

(Editor)

Hello, Frisco, Hello 1942 (Movie)

(Editor)

The Song of Bernadette 1942 (Movie)

(Editor)

The Black Swan 1941 (Movie)

(Editor)

Jesse James 1938 (Movie)

(Editor)

The Rains Came 1938 (Movie)

(Editor)

Alexander's Ragtime Band 1937 (Movie)

(Editor)

In Old Chicago 1937 (Movie)

(Editor)

Suez 1937 (Movie)

(Editor)

Lloyd's of London 1935 (Movie)

(Editor)

Les Miserables 1934 (Movie)

(Editor)

Coquette 1928 (Movie)

(Editor)
Producer (1)

Seven Cities of Gold 1955 (Movie)

(Producer)

Biography

Barbara McLean worked in a variety of genres and built up a diverse and reputable career. McLean worked on a variety of projects during her early entertainment career, including "Coquette" (1929) starring Mary Pickford, "The Affairs of Cellini" (1934) and "The House of Rothschild" (1934). McLean was nominated for a Film Editing Academy Award for "Lloyd's of London", as well as for a Film Editing Academy Award for "Alexander's Ragtime Band" and a Film Editing Academy Award for "The Rains Came." In the forties, McLean devoted her time to various credits, such as "Down Argentine Way" with Don Ameche (1940), "Little Old New York" (1940), "Maryland" (1940) and "A Yank in the R.A.F." with Tyrone Power (1941). McLean had a number of different projects under her belt in the forties and the fifties, including "Prince of Foxes" (1949) starring Tyrone Power, "Twelve O'Clock High" (1949), "All About Eve" with Bette Davis (1950), "No Way Out" (1950) starring Richard Widmark and "The Gunfighter" (1950). McLean last edited "Untamed" (1955). McLean's husband was Gordon McLean. Barbara McLean passed away in March 1996 at the age of 93.

Relationships

James Webb

Step-Son

Gordon McLean

Husband
divorced

Robert Webb

Husband
married from 1951 until his death

Milestones

1968

Retired from Fox

1949

Became chief of Twentieth Cetury Fox's editing division

1934

First film credits as editor, "The Affairs of Cellini" and "Gallant Lady"

Began as an assistant film editor in 1920s

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