Hecht-Hill-Lancaster

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Hecht-Hill-Lancaster was a production company formed by the actor Burt Lancaster in association with his agent, Harold Hecht, and James Hill.wikipedia
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Burt Lancaster

Hecht-Lancaster
Hecht-Hill-Lancaster was a production company formed by the actor Burt Lancaster in association with his agent, Harold Hecht, and James Hill.
During the 1950s his production company Hecht-Hill-Lancaster was highly successful, making films such as Trapeze (1956), Sweet Smell of Success (1957), Run Silent, Run Deep (1958), and Separate Tables (1958).

Harold Hecht

Hecht-Hill-Lancaster was a production company formed by the actor Burt Lancaster in association with his agent, Harold Hecht, and James Hill.
From 1954 to 1959, as the big studio system was being crushed by costs (Costs of "Cleopatra" threatened to shut down 20th Century Fox Studios 1963), the Norma Productions subsidiaries, Hecht-Lancaster Productions and Hecht-Hill-Lancaster Productions, were pioneers and one of the most important independent production units in Hollywood.

James Hill (producer)

James Hill
Hecht-Hill-Lancaster was a production company formed by the actor Burt Lancaster in association with his agent, Harold Hecht, and James Hill.
He joined Hecht-Hill-Lancaster Productions as a producer with Harold Hecht and Burt Lancaster after working with them as co-screenwriter on His Majesty O'Keefe.

United Artists

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In 1956 they renewed their deal with United Artists.
Others followed, among them Stanley Kramer, Otto Preminger, Hecht-Hill-Lancaster Productions, and actors newly freed from studio contracts and seeking to produce or direct their own films.

Apache (film)

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Apache (1954), HL

Marty (film)

Summer of the Seventeenth Doll (film)

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Summer of the Seventeenth Doll (1959), HHL
Film rights were purchased by Hecht Hill Lancaster (HHL) for a reported US $300,000 (or £134,000 ).

Trapeze (film)

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Trapeze (1956), HHL

The Bachelor Party

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The Bachelor Party (1957), HHL

Separate Tables (film)

Separate Tables
Separate Tables (1958), HHL
Burt Lancaster was also co-producer (Clifton Productions, a subsidiary of Hecht-Hill-Lancaster Productions).

The Unforgiven (1960 film)

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The Unforgiven (1960), HHL
The film was the final film of Hecht-Hill-Lancaster with the films projected budget of $3 Million expanding to $5.5 million.

Sweet Smell of Success

1957 movie of the same name
The Sweet Smell of Success (1957), HHL
Sweet Smell of Success is a 1957 American film noir made by Hecht-Hill-Lancaster Productions and released by United Artists.

Run Silent, Run Deep (film)

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Run Silent, Run Deep (1958), HHL

The Devil's Disciple (1959 film)

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The Devil's Disciple (1959), HHL

Cry Tough (film)

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Cry Tough (1958), C