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
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 ...
The Kremlin Letter
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...
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
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...
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.
The Dirty Dozen
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...
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...
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.
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
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...
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 ...
Tarzan's Three Challenges
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
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...
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
During the anniversary celebration of the musical and romantic partners Aurelius Rex and Delia Lane, Johnny Cousin tried to tear them apart.
On the Fiddle
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...
Tarzan the Magnificent
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...
The Last Blitzkrieg
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
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.
Law and Disorder
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
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...
The Birthday Present
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
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....
A Kid for Two Farthings
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 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...
The Constant Husband
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...
An Inspector Calls
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...
An ex-chorus girl lives on the Riviera with a married man she doesn't know is a crook.
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...
The African Queen
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.
An underhand solicitor receives threatening notes, and the police are called in to protect him.
Home at Seven
A British bank clerk is the prime suspect in a murder and robbery.
Who Goes There!
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
An English clergyman's neglect of his grown children comes to the surface at a Christmas family gathering.
Outcast of the Islands
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...
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 ...
The Third Man
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 ...
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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