After having a hand in multiple properties, Ben Arbeid was known for his talent as a producer of Hollywood titles. Arbeid founded a career producing films with such credits as the Michael Crawford comedy "The Jokers" (1967). He elevated his craft with continued success producing such films as the drama "Assignment K" (1968) with Stephen Boyd, the Peter Sellers comedy "Hoffman" (1970) and "The Hireling" (1973). He also appeared in the western "Eagle's Wing" (1978) with Martin Sheen. Later in his career, Arbeid produced the Martin Sheen drama "Enigma" (1983).