Marion Rothman was an American film editor active from the 1960s through the 1990s.[1] She is best known for her work on two 1970s Planet of the Apes movies, as well as Mystic Pizza and Christine.[2] She also had a screenwriting credit on the 1960 film The Wild Ride. Her first known assignment was assisting with the cutting of 1959's The Diary of Anne Frank. She served as a mentor for editor Virginia Katz in Los Angeles.[3]

Marion Rothman
OccupationFilm editor

Selected filmographyEdit

As editor:

As writer:


  1. ^ "Top Directors Reveal How Female Film Editors Shaped Their Movies". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2019-04-05.
  2. ^ Gregory, Mollie (2003). Women Who Run the Show: How a Brilliant and Creative New Generation of Women Stormed Hollywood. Macmillan. ISBN 9780312316341.
  3. ^ Chang, Justin (2012-01-16). FilmCraft: Editing. Octopus Books. ISBN 9781908150684.
  4. ^ "MOVIE REVIEW : THE OTHER SIDE OF PARADISE AT THIS PARTICULAR 'CLUB'". Los Angeles Times. 1986-07-11. ISSN 0458-3035. Retrieved 2019-04-05.
  5. ^ Muir, John Kenneth (2015-09-15). The Films of John Carpenter. McFarland. ISBN 9780786493487.
  6. ^ "Lipstick". Variety. 1976-01-01. Retrieved 2019-04-05.
  7. ^ "4 May 1994, Page 24 - The Age at". Retrieved 2019-04-05.
  8. ^ Greene, Eric (1996). Planet of the Apes as American Myth: Race and Politics in the Films and Television Series. McFarland. ISBN 9780786400874.