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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Post Production (feature film)

1.
The Seven Little Foys (1955) as Technicolor Color Consultant
The famed vaudevillian puts his children in the act to keep the family together when his wife dies.
2.
Lucy Gallant (1955) as Technicolor Color Consultant
3.
Black Horse Canyon (1954) as Technicolor Color Consultant
4.
Johnny Dark (1954) as Technicolor Color Consultant
Automobile engineer, Johnny Dark (Tony Curtis), designs a radical new car. When the owner refuses to sponsor the car in a Canada to Mexico Sports-car race, Johnny, with the aid of the owner's grand-daughter (Piper Laurie), steals the car and runs the race against the favored driver, his ex-buddie.
5.
Tanganyika (1954) as Technicolor Color Consultant
In 1903 Kenya, tough colonist John Gale is leading a safari to bring in escaped murderer Abel McCracken, who is stirring up the Nukumbi tribe and endangering Gale's holdings. En route, he picks up four survivors of Nukumbi raids: hunter Dan Harder, former teacher Peggy, and two kids. But Dan has hidden motives for coming along; and the Nukumbi are lying in wait.
6.
Drums Across the River (1954) as Technicolor Color Consultant
A bigot is forced into the role of peacekeeper when crooks try to steal Native American lands.
7.
Dangerous Mission (1954) as Technicolor Color Consultant
A woman flees westward after witnessing a mob killing.
8.
The Black Shield of Falworth (1954) as Technicolor Color Consultant
Technicolor & tights. In the days of King Henry IV, stalwart young Myles and his sister Meg have been raised as peasants, without any knowledge of who their father really was. But one day they journey to Macworth castle. There Myles falls in love with the Mackworth's daughter Anne, makes friends and enemies, and learns to be a knight so that, through the planning of Mackworth and his friend, Prince Hal, Myles can regain his true birthright from the evil Albon, and bear the black shield of Falworth.
9.
Raiders of the Seven Seas (1953) as Technicolor Color Consultant
A legendary pirate captures a Spanish galleon and tries to claim a countess as his bride.
10.
The Stars Are Singing (1953) as Technicolor Color Consultant
Fifteen-year-old Katri Walenska (Amma Maria Alberghetti) jumps a Polish ship, swims ashore and enters New York illegally. The United States Immigration officials are alerted---the USA still had a functioning immigration policy and department when this was filmed---and the search is on. Katri's only possessions are a ten-dollar bill and a letter to her parents' old friend, Jan Poldi (Lauritz Melchior), a former Metropolitan Opera star. She finds him in a shabby Greenwich Village apartment. His neighbors in the apartment house are three Broadway hopefuls; pop singer Terry Brennan (Rosemary Clooney), hoofer Buddy Fraser (Tom Morton) and Homer Tirdell (Bob Williams) and his talented dog Red Dust. (Pardon me, make that four Broadway hopefuls counting the dog.) When Terry hears Katri's magnificent singing voice, she scurries around New York to get her an audition and succeeds in getting her a spot on Don Wilson's televised amatuer hour. She wins the contest but unwittingly reveals her true identity as an illegal alien, which causes the arrest of Poldi, Wilson and Dave (John Archer), Terry's lawyer boyfriend. Katri faces deportation.
11.
Pony Express (1953) as Technicolor Color Consultant
Buffalo Bill and Wild Bill Hickcok fight to create a pony express route in California.
12.
A Lion Is in the Streets (1953) as Technicolor Color Consultant
A peddler from the bayou becomes a major force in local politics.
13.
The War of the Worlds (1953) as Technicolor Color Consultant
A scientist on vacation stumbles upon a Martian invasion.
14.
Tropic Zone (1953) as Technicolor Color Consultant
15.
Road to Bali (1953) as Technicolor Color Consultant
Two song-and-dance men on the run dive for treasure while competing for a beautiful princess.
16.
The Girls of Pleasure Island (1953) as Technicolor Color Consultant
In the spring of 1945, World War II is coming to a close. Roger Halyard (Leo Genn), a dignified, strait-laced Englishmen, lives on a South Sea atoll with his three daughters, Gloria (Dorothy Bromley), Hester (Audrey Dalton) and Violet (Joan Elan), along with the housekeeper, Thelma (Elsa Lancaster), who has raised the girls since childhood. Other than their father, the girls have never seen another man. Halyard is informed that 1500 U.S. Marines will soon arrive to establish an air base on the island. Halyard is rather apprehensive over the prospect of his daughters, who have never met another man, being thrown together with 1500 Marines who haven't seen a woman in months.
17.
Botany Bay (1953) as Technicolor Color Consultant
In 1787 prisoners from London's Newgate Gaol are to be shipped to New South Wales. Hugh Tallant is an American medical student whom, we learn at sea, was falsely imprisoned. Because of his attempt to escape, evil Captain Gilbert decides to return him to England on charges of mutiny. Events, including arrival of plague, keep Tallant busy in New South Wales.
18.
Gun Belt (1953) as Technicolor Color Consultant
A notorious outlaw tries to go straight, only to be framed by his former gang.
19.
Hurricane Smith (1952) as Technicolor Color Consultant
Hurricane Smith and his marooned sailors escape from a South Seas island by stealing the ship of Capt. Raikes who's come to the island in search of slaves. Smith sails the ship to Australia where he charters it to Harry Gorvahlsen and Dr. Whitmore who claim to be studying flora and fauna. To fill out his crew, Smith "shanghais" Capt. Raikes who, by this time, has also made his way to Australia. During the course of the voyage, it becomes clear that Gorvahlsen and Whitmore are actually in search of a cache of gold that's been hidden on a South Seas island. Smith also seeks this gold, which he considers his own, as does Capt. Raikes. Complicating this 3-way rivalry is a growing shipboard romance between Smith and Dr. Whitmore's beautiful daughter, Luana. Events reach a violent climax when the treasure-island is finally reached.
20.
Caribbean (1952) as Technicolor Color Consultant
21.
Take Care of My Little Girl (1951) as Technicolor Color Consultant
A college freshman adjusts to the realities of sorority life.
22.
Branded (1951) as Technicolor color consultant
A gunman tries to pass himself off as a wealthy ranchers long lost son.
23.
I'd Climb the Highest Mountain (1951) as Technicolor Color Consultant
24.
Bird of Paradise (1951) as Technicolor Color Consultant
25.
The Du Pont Story (1951) as Technicolor Color Consultant
26.
Let's Dance (1950) as Technicolor Color Consultant
Donald Elwood meets after the war his former USO partner, Kitty McNeil, who is now a rich widow with a little child. She tries to evade her paternal grandmother, who wants her to live in a way according to the customs of her dead husband's class.
27.
Copper Canyon (1950) as Technicolor color consultant
During post civil war, southern veterans move wet to find money to rebuild their homes and are continuosly harassed.
28.
Streets of Laredo (1949) as Associate (Color)
Texas, 1878: cheerful outlaw-buddies Jim, Lorn and Wahoo rescue spunky orphan Rannie Carter from rustling racketeers, then are forced to separate. Lorn goes on to bigger and better robberies, while Jim and Wahoo are (at first reluctantly) maneuvered into joining the Texas Rangers. For friendship's sake, the three try to keep out of direct conflict, but a showdown begins to look inevitable. And Rannie, now grown into lovely young womanhood, must choose between Lorn and Jim.
29.
Calamity Jane and Sam Bass (1949) as Associate (Color)
Drifter Sam Bass shows up in Denton, Texas (soon to host a great horse race) looking for work. Before long, he attracts the attention of pretty storekeeper Katherine Egan (the sheriff's sister) and that wild frontiers woman, Calamity Jane. Circumstances make Sam richer by a very fast race horse. But his seemingly good luck with horses and women leads him to disaster. Will he be forced into a life of crime?
30.
Yes Sir, That's My Baby (1949) as Technicolor Color Consultant
31.
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (1949) as Associate (Color)
A blow to the head sends an auto mechanic back to the days of Camelot.
32.
Relentless (1948) as Associate (Color)
Robert Young, Marguerite Chapman, Willard Parker, Akim Tamiroff, Barton MacLane, Mike Mazurki. When his prize mare is stolen, cowboy Robert Young goes in pursuit of the culprit, only to learn that he is also being pursued by the law for a murder he didn't commit
33.
The Paleface (1948) as Associate (Color)
An inept dentist must rescue his outlaw wife from the Indians.
34.
The Swordsman (1947) as Associate (Color)
A couple tries a hand at romance while their respective families are busy feuding.
35.
Life with Father (1947) as Associate (Color)
A straitlaced turn-of-the-century father presides over a family of boys and the mother who really rules the roost.
36.
For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943) as Col control
A U.S. mercenary and an army of peasants fight for Spain.

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