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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Young Man With Ideas (1952) as Dialogue Director
A country lawyer moves his family to Los Angeles.
2.
My Favorite Spy (1951) as Dialogue Director
A comedian poses as an international spy to recover mysterious microfilm.
3.
No Man of Her Own (1950) as Dialogue Director
Helen Ferguson, pregnant, penniless and dumped by her boyfriend Steve Morley, takes the identity of the pregnant Patrice Harkness, when she and her husband are killed in a train crash. The rich Harkness in-laws, and their other son Bill, had never seen Patrice, so they accept her and her newborn son into their family. However Steve eventually finds her and starts to blackmail her.
4.
Samson and Delilah (1950) as Dial supv
Epic re-telling of the story of the Biblical strongman laid low by love.
5.
Let's Live a Little (1948) as Dialogue Director
A harried, overworked advertising executive is being pursued romantically by one of his clients, a successful perfume magnate ... and his former fiancTe. The latest client of the agency is a psychiatrist and author of a new book. When the executive goes over to discuss the ad campaign, the psychiatrist turns out to be a woman. But what does he really need? Romance? Or analysis?
6.
Lulu Belle (1948) as Dialogue Director
7.
Dishonored Lady (1947) as Dialogue Director
Madeleine Damien is the fashion editor of a slick Manhattan magazine by day and a lively party girl by night. Unfortunately, the pressures of her job, including kowtowing to a hefty advertiser, and her bad luck with men are driving her to a breakdown. She seeks the help of a psychiatrist, and under his orders, quits her job and moves into a smaller flat under a new identity. She becomes interested in painting and a handsome neighbor. He soon finds out about her past when an ex-suitor implicates her in a murder.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

8.
The Ten Commandments (1956) as Dial supv
To escape the edict of Egypt's Pharoah, Rameses I, condemning all first-born Hebrew males, the infant Moses is set adrift on the Nile in a reed basket. Saved by the pharaoh's daughter Bithiah, he is adopted by her and brought up in the court of her brother, Pharaoh Seti. Moses gains Seti's favor and the love of the throne princess Nefertiri, as well as the hatred of Seti's son, Rameses. When his Hebrew heritage is revealed, Moses is cast out of Egypt, and makes his way across the desert where he marries, has a son and is commanded by God to return to Egypt to free the Hebrews from slavery. In Egypt Moses's fiercest enemy proves to be not Rameses, but someone near to him who can 'harden his heart'.
9.
Tonight We Sing (1953) as Dial coach
10.
Darling, How Could You! (1951) as Dial coach
Based on James Barrie's play "Alice Sit-By-The-Fire". In turn-of-the-century New York, a young girl who believes she's learned "the seamy side of life" from a risque play takes it upon herself to rescue her estranged mother from what appears to be a steamy love affair.
11.
Copper Canyon (1950) as Dial dir
During post civil war, southern veterans move wet to find money to rebuild their homes and are continuosly harassed.
12.
Dixie (1943) as Dial coach
A young songwriter leaves his Kentucky home to try to make it in New Orleans. Eventually he winds up in New York, where he sells his songs to a music publisher, but refuses to sell his most treasured composition: "Dixie." The film is based on the life of Daniel Decatur Emmett, who wrote the classic song "Dixie."

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