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Also Known As: Died: February 15, 2001
Born: September 3, 1922 Cause of Death: cancer
Birth Place: Muskegon, Michigan, USA Profession: Director ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Suburban Commando (1991) as Director
A mercenary from outer space tries to find some peace and quiet on planet earth.
2.
Big Bad John (1990) as Director
Film is based on Jimmy Dean's 1961 ballad "Big Bad John."
3.
Where the Hell's That Gold?!!? (1988) as Director
A television movie where good-hearted outlaws, camp followers, Mexican revolutionaries, and a Welles Fargo posse all come together (literally) over a buried cache of stolen gold.
4.
Once Upon a Texas Train (1988) as Director
An aging outlaw is looking to live out his fantasies as a railway bandit despite being behind bars for twenty years. A former Texas ranger who feels responsible for letting his adversary out plans to go after him one more time.
5.
Alamo: 13 Days to Glory, The (1987) as Director
An adaption of the last days of the doomed Texans that tried to defend the Alamo.
6.
Trouble With Spies, The (1987) as Director
7.
Louis L'Amour's Down the Long Hills (1986) as Director
A western movie about two young children and their loyal horse, Big Red, the only survivors of a wagon train massacre. They bravely struggle through the Utah wilderness, facing horse thieves and various adversities to be reunited with family.
8.
Wolf Lake (1981) as Director
Charlie is a bitter war veteran. He and three of his friends go to Wolf Lake for their annual weekend retreat of duck hunting, poker and hard drinking. This year their usual contact person is not there, but instead they find a young caretaker named David and his attractive girlfriend. Charlie is dee
9.
Concrete Cowboys, The (1979) as Director
Country singer Jerry Reed and Tom Selleck, in his first major role in a made-for-TV movie (following the miniseries, "The Sacketts"), are a pair of good old boys from Montana who make their way to Nashville, are approached by Morgan Fairchild to help locate her missing sister, an aspiring singer, an
10.
Wild Wild West Revisited, The (1979) as Director
The intrepid team of Old West government intelligence agents are brought out of retirement after ten years to hunt down a cunning new adversary, the son of their former arch enemy, who is suspected of cloning imposters to be substituted for the crowned heads of Europe and perhaps even the President
11.
Kate Bliss and the Ticker Tape Kid (1978) as Director
A comedy Western about a turn-of-the-century lady investigator who goes to the wide-open spaces to capture a gang of outlaws led by a charming Robin Hood of the plains, leading a band of dispossessed ranchers against a stuffy English land baron who has cheated them out of their property.
12.
Killer Inside Me, The (1976) as Director
Everyone figures Lou Ford, a small-town, Texas, deputy sheriff, to be a normal, good-old-boy kind of regular Joe. But no one knows about "the sickness" that drives him to kill.
13.
All the Kind Strangers (1974) as Director
A drama about seven strange orphans with vicious dogs who turn a remote farmhouse into a prison for unsuspecting travelers who will either become their parents or disappear permanently.
14.
Sidekicks (1974) as Director
Based on the 1971 comedy western "Skin Game," this lark, a pilot to a prospective series that never materialized, had a couple of hapless post-Civil War con men, one black, one white, on the sagebrush trail trying to collect a $15,000 bounty on an outlaw's head. Lou Gossett recreated the role he pla
15.
Shootout In A One Dog Town (1973) as Director
This lean western with overtones of "High Noon" finds a small-town banker pitted against a vicious gang who will stop at nothing to steal the $200,000 in his vault.
16.
The Train Robbers (1973) as Director
A bandit's widow enlists a famed gunman to return the gold her husband had stolen.
17.
Hannie Caulder (1972) as Director
A female victim of a brutal attack by three thugs learns to shoot and seeks revenge.
18.
Spina Dorsale del Diavola, La (1971) as Director
Bitter over his wife's death due to what he believes was army negligence, Capt. Viktor Kaleb deserts the cavalry and disappears into the southwestern wasteland. But when marauding Apaches set up a stronghold just out of the cavalry's reach in Mexico, Kaleb is given amnesty in exchange for leading a small band of especially trained soldiers to wipe out the Indian stronghold.
19.
Support Your Local Gunfighter (1971) as Director
A con artist poses as a notorious hired gun.
20.
The Deserter (1971) as Director
A young soldier's resilience is tested and his loyalties divided when he joins the French Foreign Legion during the Algerian uprising against France.
21.
Dirty Dingus Magee (1970) as Director
A two-bit outlaw's attempts to strike it rich put him in conflict with a bungling sheriff.
22.
Young Billy Young (1969) as Director
A mysterious stranger bent on revenge helps out a young gunfighter.
23.
The Good Guys and the Bad Guys (1969) as Director
An aging lawman hears that his old nemesis is back in the area and planning a robbery.
24.
Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969) as Director
A cowboy drifts into a lawless town and brings things back together.
25.
The War Wagon (1967) as Director
A rancher and a hired gun join forces to take on the criminal who betrayed them both.
26.
Welcome to Hard Times (1967) as Director
A broken-down sheriff tries to help his town stand against a mysterious outlaw.
27.
Return of the Seven (1966) as Director
A notorious gunman organizes a team of specialists to save Mexican villagers from an insane rancher.
28.
The Money Trap (1966) as Director
A cop with financial problems turns crooked.
29.
The Rounders (1965) as Director
Two ne'er-do-well cowpokes look for sex and easy money in the modern West.
30.
Mail Order Bride (1964) as Director
An aging cowhand tries to help a young rancher settle down by buying him a wife.
31.
The Canadians (1961) as Director
When the Sioux come to Canada, the Canadians permit them to stay in Canada if they come peacefully. However, some cowboys kill all inhabitants of one of their villages. The cowboys seek to get back their horses, but they pretend to search for a girl who once had been robbed by the Indians.

Cast (feature film)

32.
Big Guns Talk: The Story of the Western (1997) as Interviewee
Interviews and film clips re-create the glorious history of the American western.
33.
James Cagney: Top Of The World (1992)
Michael J. Fox hosts this documentary featuring film clips and rare behind-the-scenes footage that traces superstar James Cagney's rise to the top.

Writer (feature film)

34.
White Hunter Black Heart (1990) as Screenwriter
A filmmaker travels to Africa to shoot a movie but becomes obsessed with hunting elephants.
35.
Where the Hell's That Gold?!!? (1988) as Screenwriter
A television movie where good-hearted outlaws, camp followers, Mexican revolutionaries, and a Welles Fargo posse all come together (literally) over a buried cache of stolen gold.
36.
Once Upon a Texas Train (1988) as Screenwriter
An aging outlaw is looking to live out his fantasies as a railway bandit despite being behind bars for twenty years. A former Texas ranger who feels responsible for letting his adversary out plans to go after him one more time.
37.
Trouble With Spies, The (1987) as Screenwriter
38.
Wolf Lake (1981) as Screenwriter
Charlie is a bitter war veteran. He and three of his friends go to Wolf Lake for their annual weekend retreat of duck hunting, poker and hard drinking. This year their usual contact person is not there, but instead they find a young caretaker named David and his attractive girlfriend. Charlie is dee
39.
Escape From The Dark (1976) as From Story
When the owner of a Yorkshire coal-mine decides to mechanize to increase profits, the mine's pit ponies are scheduled to be destroyed. So, three children plan to steal them to keep them safe. But when they're caught, it's up to the mine owners and the miners themselves to decide what's right.
40.
The Train Robbers (1973) as Screenwriter
A bandit's widow enlists a famed gunman to return the gold her husband had stolen.
41.
Hannie Caulder (1972) as Screenwriter
A female victim of a brutal attack by three thugs learns to shoot and seeks revenge.
42.
Young Billy Young (1969) as Screenwriter
A mysterious stranger bent on revenge helps out a young gunfighter.
43.
Stay Away, Joe (1968) as Orig treatment
A young Indian tries to save his failing reservation by selling grazing rights to a corrupt tycoon.
44.
Return of the Gunfighter (1967) as From Story
An aging gunfighter tries to help a younger man accused of murder.
45.
Welcome to Hard Times (1967) as Screenwriter
A broken-down sheriff tries to help his town stand against a mysterious outlaw.
46.
The Rounders (1965) as Screenwriter
Two ne'er-do-well cowpokes look for sex and easy money in the modern West.
47.
Mail Order Bride (1964) as Screenwriter
An aging cowhand tries to help a young rancher settle down by buying him a wife.
48.
Six Black Horses (1962) as Screenwriter
Audie and Dan Duryea are hired by a mysterious woman to take her across Indian country to her husband. On route, she tries to seduce Audie by offering to give him Duryea's share of the money if he will help her achieve her real goal: kill Duryea for having killed her husband. Audie dreams of a getting enough money to buy a ranch of his own, but his loyalty to his friend prevails. In the end, Duryea is killed anyway by the Indians and gets his wish: a funeral carriage pulled by - you guessed it - six black horses.
49.
The Canadians (1961) as Screenwriter
When the Sioux come to Canada, the Canadians permit them to stay in Canada if they come peacefully. However, some cowboys kill all inhabitants of one of their villages. The cowboys seek to get back their horses, but they pretend to search for a girl who once had been robbed by the Indians.
50.
Comanche Station (1960) as Wrt by
After saving a woman kidnapped by Indians, a cowboy has to fight to get her back to civilization.
51.
Yellowstone Kelly (1959) as Screenwriter
A trapper gets caught between his young assistant and a beautiful Arapaho woman.
52.
Ride Lonesome (1959) as Writer
A bounty hunter tries to bring a murderer to justice through perilous territory.
53.
Fort Dobbs (1958) as Writer
A frontierswoman suspects the man who rescued her from the Comanches of killing her husband.
54.
The Tall T (1957) as Screenwriter
An out-of-luck cowhand falls for a married woman being held hostage.
55.
Man in the Vault (1956) as Screenwriter
Bank robbers force a locksmith to help them with a big heist.
56.
Gun the Man Down (1956) as Screenwriter
57.
Seven Men from Now (1956) as Orig story and scr
A former sheriff hunts down the seven men who killed his wife.

Producer (feature film)

58.
Where the Hell's That Gold?!!? (1988) as Producer
A television movie where good-hearted outlaws, camp followers, Mexican revolutionaries, and a Welles Fargo posse all come together (literally) over a buried cache of stolen gold.
59.
Once Upon a Texas Train (1988) as Producer
An aging outlaw is looking to live out his fantasies as a railway bandit despite being behind bars for twenty years. A former Texas ranger who feels responsible for letting his adversary out plans to go after him one more time.
60.
Trouble With Spies, The (1987) as Producer
61.
Sidekicks (1974) as Producer
Based on the 1971 comedy western "Skin Game," this lark, a pilot to a prospective series that never materialized, had a couple of hapless post-Civil War con men, one black, one white, on the sagebrush trail trying to collect a $15,000 bounty on an outlaw's head. Lou Gossett recreated the role he pla
62.
Support Your Local Gunfighter (1971) as Executive Producer
A con artist poses as a notorious hired gun.
63.
Dirty Dingus Magee (1970) as Producer
A two-bit outlaw's attempts to strike it rich put him in conflict with a bungling sheriff.

Director (special)

64.
Rowdies (1986) as Director
A comedy pilot, not picked up by ABC, about the determined owner of a home security company who takes drastic measures and enlists the aid of his eccentric staffers when the city, bank, and police department threaten to close his business. In the pilot episode, titled "Hack It or Pack It," the secur
65.
More Wild Wild West (1980) as Director
Intrepid Old West U.S. intelligence agents James T. West and Artemus Gordon returned from TV's netherland for one final assignment in the guise of stars Robert Conrad and Ross Martin to do battle with a daffy megalomaniac, played by Jonathan Winters, with the dubious assistance of the arrogant head

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