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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Marihuana (1936) as Dialogue Director
Drugs lead to tragedy for a young girl who is transformed into a big-time drug dealer.

Cast (feature film)

2.
Melody for Three (1941) as Mr. Simpson
3.
Bullets for O'Hara (1941) as Kettering
A gangster's wife helps the FBI nail her husband.
4.
Out of the Fog (1941) as Reporter
A racketeer terrorizes a small fishing community until he falls in love with a fisherman's daughter.
5.
Three Sons O'Guns (1941) as Draft board member
Three reckless brothers dodge the draft then sign up and become men.
6.
The Man Who Talked Too Much (1940) as Jury foreman
A defense lawyer sets out to topple a powerful gangster.
7.
Union Pacific (1939) as Official
A crooked politician tries to stop construction of the first intercontinental railroad.
8.
Juarez (1939) as Drouyn de Lhuys
True story of Mexico's Abraham Lincoln and his fight against Napoleon's empire.
9.
Zaza (1939) as Laron
Zaza is a spicy Parisian cabaret performer who falls in love with wealthy rogue Dufresne. Quitting show biz to be with Dufresne for all time, Zaza is taken aback to discover that he's already married...
10.
Dark Victory (1939) as Second specialist
A flighty heiress discovers inner strength when she develops a brain tumor.
11.
Women in the Wind (1939) as Official
Personal conflicts flare between competitors in a women's air race.
12.
Midnight Intruder (1938) as Cashier
13.
Down on the Farm (1938) as Committeeman
14.
Prison Train (1938) as Manny Robbins
Frankie Terris (Fred Keating) and Mannie Robbins (Alexander Leftwich) are the two most powerful gangsters in their city. Frankie has a young sister, Louise (Dorothy Comingore as Linda Winters), whom he has kept at a boarding school away from the stench of his racketeering. Mannie's young son, Joe (James Blakely), is also ignorant of his father's profession. Louise and Joe meet, and Joe tries to make love to her. Frankie interrupts and, in a fight that follows, kills Joe. Mannie vows to get Frankie. The latter, sentenced to Alcatraz, fears for Louise's safety and makes her promise to take a trip abroad. Louise learns that Mannie plans to shoot Frankie on the train taking him to prison, and she stows away in hopes of warning her brother. On the train, she falls into the protective arms of Federal Agent Bill Adams (Peter Potter as William Moore.) Before she has a chance to warn Frankie, Mannie's henchmen go to work and a gangland shootout ensues.
15.
Swing It, Sailor! (1938) as Captain
16.
The Buccaneer (1938) as
French pirate Jean Lafitte tries to redeem his name helping the U.S. in the War of 1812.
17.
Reckless Living (1938) as Tout
18.
Kid Galahad (1937) as Doctor
A mob-connected trainer grooms a bellhop for the boxing ring.
19.
Waikiki Wedding (1937) as Harrison
A laid-back marketing man for a Hawaiian pineapple company enjoys his life in the tropical paradise until a beautiful woman arrives on the island and turns his life upside down.

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