Ray Lovejoy

Editor
Ray Lovejoy graduated to full-fledged editor on Stanley Kubrick's monumental "2001: A Space Odyssey" (1968) and worked on several fine 1970s films including Peter Medak's "The Ruling Class" (1972). He closed the decade ... Read more »
Born: 02/18/1939

Filmography

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Stealing Bess 2015 (Movie)

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The Quickie 2001 (Movie)

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Running Free 2000 (Movie)

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Last of the High Kings 1998 (Movie)

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Lost in Space 1998 (Movie)

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Inventing the Abbotts 1997 (Movie)

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Rainbow 1997 (Movie)

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Mrs. Munck 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

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Monkey Trouble 1994 (Movie)

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A Far Off Place 1993 (Movie)

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Year of the Comet 1992 (Movie)

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Let Him Have It 1991 (Movie)

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Mister Frost 1990 (Movie)

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Batman 1989 (Movie)

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Homeboy 1988 (Movie)

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The House on Carroll Street 1988 (Movie)

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Suspect 1987 (Movie)

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Aliens 1986 (Movie)

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Eleni 1985 (Movie)

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Sheena 1984 (Movie)

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Krull 1982 (Movie)

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The Dresser 1982 (Movie)

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The Shining 1980 (Movie)

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Never Too Young to Rock 1975 (Movie)

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Side By Side 1974 (Movie)

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Fear Is the Key 1973 (Movie)

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Ghost in the Noonday Sun 1973 (Movie)

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A Day in the Death of Joe Egg 1972 (Movie)

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The Ruling Class 1972 (Movie)

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2001: A Space Odyssey 1968 (Movie)

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Biography

Ray Lovejoy graduated to full-fledged editor on Stanley Kubrick's monumental "2001: A Space Odyssey" (1968) and worked on several fine 1970s films including Peter Medak's "The Ruling Class" (1972). He closed the decade with Kubrick's "The Shining" (1980) before embarking on a fruitful, multi-film collaboration with director Peter Yates beginning with "Krull" (1983). For his work on "Aliens" (1986), Lovejoy earned his sole Oscar nomination. Among his other notable achievements were "Batman" (1989) and "Lost in Space" (1998).

Relationships

Family
had four children and two grandchildren who survived him

Milestones

2002

Final feature, "Vaccuums", released posthumously

2001

Served as editor on "The Quickie"

1998

Cut "Lost in Space"

1997

Served as editor on "Inventing the Abbotts"

1991

Was editor of the acclaimed period crime drama "Let Him Have It"

1989

Worked on "Batman", helmed by Tim Burton

1986

Garnered Oscar nomination for work on "Aliens"

1983

First collaboration with director Peter Yates, "Krull"

1980

Returned to features as editor on "The Shining", directed by Kubrick

1975

Last feature editing work for five years, "Never Too Young to Rock"

1972

Cut "The Ruling Class"

1968

First feature as editor, "2001: A Space Odyssey", directed by Kubrick

Worked as assistant editor on films such as "Lawrence of Arabia" (1962) and Stanley Kubrick's "Dr. Strangelove" (1963)

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