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Also Known As: Died: December 23, 2007
Born: August 12, 1919 Cause of Death: cancer
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA Profession: Dance ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Merry Andrew (1958) as Director
An archaeologist's search for Roman treasure gets him mixed up with a circus troupe.

Cast (feature film)

2.
Musicals Great Musicals (1996)
A primer on MGM's Arthur Freed Unit.
3.
Skin Deep (1989) as Dr Westford
An alcoholic writer tries to get back with his ex-wife, but his sexual exploits constantly get him in trouble.
4.
For the Love of It (1980)
This zany romantic comedy, which turns out to be one long car chase, has model Deborah Raffin and love-struck medical student Jeff Conaway pursued by assorted villains, bumbling government agents, a bus-load of Elvis Presley look-alikes, a jeep-driving matron and others, for a passel of foreign secr
5.
Movie Movie (1978) as Pop Popchik ("Dynamite Hands")
This parody of a typical 1930s double bill features two movies. The first is the black-and-white "Dynamite Fists" which tells the story of a boxer named Joey, his gruff but lovable manager, a gangster who tests Joey's loyalty to his manager, and the girl who is used as bait in the test. This is foll
6.
Smile (1975) as Tommy French
A beauty contest disrupts the lives of a group of small-town eccentrics.
7.
It's Always Fair Weather (1955) as Angie Valentine
World War II buddies get mixed up with gangsters and an egotistical TV star when they hold a 10-year reunion.

Dance (feature film)

8.
Movie Movie (1978) as Choreography ("Baxter'S Beauties Of 1933" And "Dynamite Hands")
This parody of a typical 1930s double bill features two movies. The first is the black-and-white "Dynamite Fists" which tells the story of a boxer named Joey, his gruff but lovable manager, a gangster who tests Joey's loyalty to his manager, and the girl who is used as bait in the test. This is foll
9.
Hello, Dolly! (1969) as Dances and mus numbers staged by
A widowed matchmaker sets her sights on a wealthy man looking for a rich, young wife.
10.
Star! (1968) as Dances & mus numbers staged by
Gertrude Lawrence rises to stage stardom at the cost of happiness.
11.
Li'l Abner (1959) as Based on the orig staging by
The residents of Dogpatch fight to persuade the government not to use their town as a nuclear testing ground.
12.
Merry Andrew (1958) as Choreography
An archaeologist's search for Roman treasure gets him mixed up with a circus troupe.
13.
Guys and Dolls (1955) as Dances and mus numbers staged by
A big-city gambler bets that he can seduce a Salvation Army girl.
14.
Knock on Wood (1954) as Dances and mus numbers staged by
Ventriloquist Jerry Morgan has failed with another love affair. The reason: when the relationship reaches the point when it is time to discuss marriage, his doll Clarence becomes mean and jealous. His fiancTe Audrey leaves him and Jerry smashes his two dolls, Clarence and Terrence. Morgan's dollmaker Papinek is member of a spy ring who has stolen the secret plans to the top secret Lafayette airplane. Since Morgan is leaving for Zurich the same night, he decides to use Morgan's dolls as a mailbox and hides the secret plan in the heads of the dolls. Another secret spy ring also wants to get their hands on Jerry's luggage and they *also* follow him. Eventually, Jerry is chased by both these organizations as well as the police, who suspects him of murder.
15.
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954) as Dances and mus numbers staged by
When their older brother marries, six lumberjacks decide it's time to go courting for themselves.
16.
The Band Wagon (1953) as Dances and mus numbers staged by
A Broadway artiste turns a faded film star's comeback vehicle into an artsy flop.
17.
Where's Charley? (1952) as Dance and prod numbers staged by

Director (special)

18.
Julie Andrews in Concert (1990) as Stage Director
A broadcast of Julie Andrews' one-woman show, "An Evening With Julie Andrews," recorded live on stage at the Wiltern Theatre. In the show, Andrews reviews her life in song, concluding with a tribute to Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe, composers of two of her most popular shows, "My Fair Lady" an

Cast (special)

19.
DeMille Dynasty, The (1998) as Interviewee
Documentary portrait of members of the DeMille family who made significant contributions to the world of theater, film and dance. The program focuses on film director Cecil B. DeMille; William de Mille, playwright and founder of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; and Agnes de Mille, ch
20.
69th Annual Academy Awards, The (1997) as Award Recipient
Live presentation of the 69th annual Academy Awards.
21.
Musicals Great Musicals: The Arthur Freed Unit at MGM (1996)
A one-time songwriter rises to produce some of the screen's greatest musicals.
22.
Julie Andrews: Back on Broadway (1995)
Retrospective profile of the actress/singer Julie Andrews. Includes behind-the-scenes look at album recording sessions and rehearsals for the Broadway musical "Victor/Victoria," adapted from her hit movie, as well as clips from her varied film and television musical career.
23.
Everybody Dance Now (1991)
A special focusing on contemporary dancers and choreographers of music videos.
24.
40th Annual Tony Awards, The (1986)
The annual presentation of the American Theatre Wing's Antoinette Perry (or "Tony") Awards honoring excellence in the Broadway theater, broadcast live from the Minskoff Theatre in New York City. This year (1986) marks the twentieth time the Tony Awards have been presented on national television.

Dance (special)

25.
60th Annual Academy Awards Presentation, The (1988) as Choreography
Live coverage of the sixtieth annual Academy Awards ceremony.

Misc. Crew (special)

26.
69th Annual Academy Awards, The (1997) as Film Footage
Live presentation of the 69th annual Academy Awards.
27.
Musicals Great Musicals: The Arthur Freed Unit at MGM (1996) as Advisor
A one-time songwriter rises to produce some of the screen's greatest musicals.
28.
Sound of Julie Andrews, The (1995) as Creative Consultant
Julie Andrews performs a musical salute to Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, a medley of songs by George and Ira Gershwin, Kurt Weill show tunes and selections from her films "The Sound of Music" and "Mary Poppins."

Cast (short)

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