Francis D Lyon

Director, Editor
Born: 07/28/1905 in Bowbells, North Dakota, USA

Filmography

Editor (16)

Red Planet Mars 1952 (Movie)

(Editor)

Ruthless 1948 (Movie)

(Editor)

Adam Had Four Sons 1940 (Movie)

(Editor)

Intermezzo 1938 (Movie)

(Editor)

Bride of the Gorilla (Movie)

(Editor)

Day-Time Wife (Movie)

(Editor)

Four Sons (Movie)

(Editor)

Hypnotized (Movie)

(Editor)

I Was an Adventuress (Movie)

(Editor)

Knight Without Armour (Movie)

(Editor)

Rembrandt (Movie)

(Editor)

The Basketball Fix (Movie)

(Editor)

The Great Profile (Movie)

(Editor)

The Men in Her Life (Movie)

(Editor)

The Sword of Monte Cristo (Movie)

(Editor)

Twin Beds (Movie)

(Editor)
Director (10)

The Girl Who Knew Too Much 1967 (Movie)

(Director)

Tomboy and the Champ 1961 (Movie)

(Director)

The Loner 1958 - 1959 (TV Show)

Director

Escort West 1958 (Movie)

(Director)

The Oklahoman 1957 (Movie)

(Director)

Gunsight Ridge 1956 (Movie)

(Director)

The Great Locomotive Chase 1956 (Movie)

(Director)

Cult of the Cobra 1955 (Movie)

(Director)

The Bob Mathias Story 1954 (Movie)

(Director)

Crazylegs 1953 (Movie)

(Director)
Producer (1)

Tiger By the Tail 1969 (Movie)

(Producer)

Relationships

Anne Lyon

Wife
survived him

Sumner Lyon

Brother
survived him

EDUCATION

University of California, Los Angeles

Los Angeles , California

Hollywood High School

Hollywood , California

Milestones

1980

Retired to Green Valley, AZ

Began directing movies and TV shows in the 1950s

Raised in Los Angeles, CA

Transferred to the editing department; edited silent films of Max Sennett and Hal Roach

Served as cheif editor for the Army Signal Corps during WWII

Hired as a bookkeeper at Paramount Studios

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