Edward Scaife

Edward Scaife

Known For: Camera · Birthday: 1912-05-23 · Deathday: 1994-11-01 (82 years old) · Gender: Male · Place of Birth: London, England, UK

41 Movies

Also Known As: Ted Scaife · E. Scaife

Biography

Edward Scaife BSC (23 May 1912 – November 1994) was an English cinematographer, who worked five times with the director John Huston.Sometimes credited as Ted Scaife, he worked originally in the sound department of a London film company. From 1940 onwards, he was a member of the camera crew in productions such as Michael Powell's Black Narcissus (1947) and Huston's African Queen. From 1951 he was first employed as a chief camera man, and photographed films of all genres, including Night of the Demon (1957), 633 Squadron (1964), Khartoum (1966), and The Dirty Dozen (1967), before retiring from the industry in 1979.

Movies & TV shows

1978.

1 Movie
The Water Babies

The Water Babies

1978
This children's fantasy tells the story of a 12-year-old boy who discovers a complex underwater world where young children are held prisoner by an evil shark and an eel.

1972.

1 Movie
Sitting Target

Sitting Target

1972
Imprisoned Harry Lomart is a vicious, brute of a man and yet he is prepared to do his long jail term as he is confident that on his release his beautiful wife Pat will be waiting for him, but a visit ...

1971.

1 Movie
Hannie Caulder

Hannie Caulder

1971
Hannie enlisted the assistance of bounty hunter Tom Price to learn how to be a gunfighter so she could hunt down the men who killed her husband and raped her.

1970.

1 Movie
The Kremlin Letter

The Kremlin Letter

1970
A network of older spies from the West recruit a young intelligence officer with a photographic memory to accompany them on a mission inside Russia. The CIA wrote a letter to Russia if China got an at...

1969.

3 Movies
Sinful Davey

Sinful Davey

1969
The son of a notorious rogue is determined to follow in his father's footsteps. This includes robbing the Duke of Argyll, breaking a man out of jail, and holding up a stagecoach. Annie is determined t...
A Walk with Love and Death

A Walk with Love and Death

1969
Attempting to evade the turmoil of France's Hundred Years' War, Parisian student Heron of Foix decides to journey to the sea. En route, he meets the pretty aristocrat Lady Claudia, and the couple begi...
Play Dirty

Play Dirty

1969
The Dirty Dozen meet the Stiff Upper Lip. The British Army in North Africa is working with a British Petroleum executive to handle port duties for incoming fuels.

1968.

1 Movie
Dark of the Sun

Dark of the Sun

1968
A band of mercenaries led by Captain Curry travel through the Congo across deadly terrain, battling rival armies, to rescue $25 million in uncut diamonds.

1967.

1 Movie
The Dirty Dozen

The Dirty Dozen

5.77
1967
A group of American military prisoners were ordered to kill Nazis. The soldiers who are facing death sentences for a variety of violent crimes agree to the mission and the possibility of their sentenc...

1966.

1 Movie
Khartoum

Khartoum

1966
The Prime Minister appointed Charles George Gordon as military governor of Anglo-Egyptian Sudan. Gordon protects the people of Khartoum, who are under threat of being conquered by a Muslim army, despi...

1965.

3 Movies
The Liquidator

The Liquidator

1965
Spy spoof about Boysie Oakes, a British secret agent who specialises in Liquidating. In actual fact he contracts out the work and pretends it is was himself. This leads to complications.
Young Cassidy

Young Cassidy

1965
In Dublin circa 1911, John Cassidy (Rod Taylor), an impoverished idealist, whose ambitions are restricted by the demands of looking after his family, journeys through the social injustices of Dublin l...
The Truth About Spring

The Truth About Spring

1965
Tommy Tyler, a lazy Caribbean sailor, and his tom-boy daughter, Spring, are out to search for a buried treasure. William is a young lawyer that Tommy brought with him to help with the search. When the...

1964.

1 Movie
633 Squadron

633 Squadron

1964
When Norwegian resistance leader Lieutenant Erik Bergman reports the location of a German V-2 rocket fuel plant, the Royal Air Force's 633 Squadron is assigned the mission to destroy it. The plant is ...

1963.

2 Movies
Tarzan's Three Challenges

Tarzan's Three Challenges

1963
The spiritual leader of an oriental country is dying. The leader's evil brother Khan is plotting to prevent Kashi, the youthful heir, from assuming his rightful position. Tarzan is summoned to protect...
The List of Adrian Messenger

The List of Adrian Messenger

1963
Adrian Messenger, a famous writer, asks his friend Anthony Gethryn, a former British agent, to help him investigate the whereabouts of the people who appear on a list, without asking him the reason wh...

1962.

2 Movies
The Lion

The Lion

1962
Young Tina lives with her mother and stepfather on a wildlife reserve in Kenya. While her stepfather believes this is a wonderful environment for her to grow up in, her mother becomes increasingly con...
All Night Long

All Night Long

1962
During the anniversary celebration of the musical and romantic partners Aurelius Rex and Delia Lane, Johnny Cousin tried to tear them apart.

1961.

1 Movie
On the Fiddle

On the Fiddle

1961
After being tricked into joining the RAF by a wily judge, wide boy Horace Pope sets his sights on the main chance, teams with slow-witted, good-hearted Pedlar Pascoe, and works up a lucrative racket i...

1960.

1 Movie
Tarzan the Magnificent

Tarzan the Magnificent

1960
The Banton family robbed a store. A reward given to the authorities by a policeman will benefit his family. Tarzan won't be allowed to burn the river boat that the Banton family was going to use. Seve...

1959.

2 Movies
The Last Blitzkrieg

The Last Blitzkrieg

1959
The fanatical son of a Nazi General leads a squad of German commandos, disguised as American Troops, behind the lines in order to sabotage the Allied Forces.
Tarzan's Greatest Adventure

Tarzan's Greatest Adventure

1959
The greatest adventure of Tarzan. Four British villains are trying to blow up a diamond mine. Tarzan pursued them because they almost destroyed the settlement.

1958.

2 Movies
Law and Disorder

Law and Disorder

1958
When Percy Brand, a habitual confidence trickster, keeps being sent down, he goes to great lengths to ensure that his son Colin, does not find out about his criminal past. But when Colin becomes an as...
Happy Is the Bride

Happy Is the Bride

1958
In a quiet summer corner of Wiltshire that is forever England, David and Janet decide to tie the knot. Unfortunately this is the cue for everyone else to take over proceedings, to the dismay of the co...

1957.

2 Movies
The Birthday Present

The Birthday Present

1957
Returning from a business trip, toy salesman Simon Scott is caught attempting to smuggle a wristwatch bought for his wife's birthday through Customs. He is arrested and, due to a bungled defence by hi...
Night of the Demon

Night of the Demon

6
1957
A colleague of John's was killed in a freak accident the day before he arrived in London for the conference. The cult was led by Dr. Karswell is the son of a man. The person is suspicious of Karswell....

1956.

2 Movies
A Kid for Two Farthings

A Kid for Two Farthings

1956
Joe is a young boy who lives with his mother, Joanna, in working-class London. The two reside above the tailor shop of Mr. Kandinsky, who likes to tell Joe stories. When Kandinsky informs Joe that a u...
Smiley

Smiley

1956
Smiley Greevins is a cheeky, mischievous, imaginative little boy who lives in the small town of Murrumbilla in the Australian outback. His father Bill is a poor drover who is often away from home. Muc...

1955.

1 Movie
The Constant Husband

The Constant Husband

1955
Charles Hathaway wakes up in West Wales with no recollection of who he is or how he got there. With the help of a Cardiff specialist he traces his life back to his gorgeous wife and their large London...

1954.

2 Movies
An Inspector Calls

An Inspector Calls

1954
Based on a famous stage play and set in the year 1912, an upper crust family dinner is interrupted by a police inspector who brings news that a girl known to everyone present has died in suspicious ci...
Beautiful Stranger

Beautiful Stranger

1954
An ex-chorus girl lives on the Riviera with a married man she doesn't know is a crook.

1953.

1 Movie
The Intruder

The Intruder

1953
Ex Colonel Merton was shocked to discover that the man who ransacked his home was a former soldier from his tank battalion. In order to find out what set the thief on the road to crime, Merton tries t...

1952.

5 Movies
The African Queen

The African Queen

5.5
1952
At the start of the First World War, in the middle of Africa's nowhere, a gin soaked riverboat captain is persuaded by a strong- willed missionary to go down river and face-off a German ship.
The Ringer

The Ringer

1952
An underhand solicitor receives threatening notes, and the police are called in to protect him.
Home at Seven

Home at Seven

1952
A British bank clerk is the prime suspect in a murder and robbery.
Who Goes There!

Who Goes There!

1952
When Miles Cornwall returns suddenly to the home he shares with his father and sister in a grace-and-favour house at St. James's Palace, he's amazed to find a pretty Irish girl in his favorite armchai...
The Holly and the Ivy

The Holly and the Ivy

1952
An English clergyman's neglect of his grown children comes to the surface at a Christmas family gathering.

1951.

1 Movie
Outcast of the Islands

Outcast of the Islands

1951
After financial improprieties are discovered at the Eastern trading company where he is employed, Peter Willems flees the resulting disgrace and criminal charges. He persuaded Lingard, the merchant sh...

1950.

1 Movie
State Secret

State Secret

1950
Visiting in England, an American surgeon Doctor John Marlowe is decoyed to a middle European country, and discovers the operation he is to perform is on the Vosnian dictator. When the latter dies, he ...

1949.

1 Movie
The Third Man

The Third Man

5.91
1949
In postwar Vienna, Austria, Holly Martins arrives penniless as a guest of his childhood friend Harry Lime, only to learn that he has died. After learning of a third man present at the time of Harry's ...

1948.

1 Movie
Lappblod

Lappblod

1948
Lapland, Sweden. The Sami Arvi wants to marry young Aino but her mother will not give her permission as long as Arvi does not have a herd of 400 reindeer. The only one who has reindeer to sell is the ...
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