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Born: February 17, 1890 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Spokane, Washington, USA Profession: Producer ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Producer (feature film)

1.
Tarzan's Fight for Life (1958) as Producer
The jungle king tries to help a doctor establish a mission.
2.
Tarzan's Fight for Life (1958) as Presented By
The jungle king tries to help a doctor establish a mission.
3.
Man on the Prowl (1957) as Executive Producer
4.
X the Unknown (1957) as Producer
A radioactive ooze terrorizes a remote Scottish village.
5.
Quest for the Lost City (1955) as Presented By
6.
Tarzan's Hidden Jungle (1955) as Producer
Hunters drive animals out of a sanctuary so they can shoot them.
7.
Vice Squad (1953) as Presented By
The head of an escort ring joins forces with a vice cop to solve a murder.
8.
Tarzan and the She-Devil (1953) as Producer
The king of the jungle fights off ivory poachers.
9.
The Three-D Follies (1953) as Producer
10.
Without Warning! (1952) as Presented By
11.
Under the Red Sea (1952) as Presented By
12.
Tarzan's Savage Fury (1952) as Producer
The jungle king's cousin tries to get him to help find a diamond treasure.
13.
Tarzan's Peril (1951) as Producer
The jungle king tries to catch gunrunners.
14.
Kon-Tiki (1951) as Presented By
15.
Tarzan and the Slave Girl (1950) as Producer
A dying tribe kidnaps the jungle king's wife to help replenish their numbers.
16.
Tarzan's Magic Fountain (1949) as Producer
Explorers try to use the jungle king to find a fountain of youth.
17.
Tarzan and the Mermaids (1948) as Producer
Tarzan and Jane try to keep a woman from being forced to marry a con artist.
18.
Tarzan and the Huntress (1947) as Producer
Tarzan fights to keep a seductive female big game hunter from capturing too many animals.
19.
The Red House (1947) as Producer
Pete and Ellen have reared Meg as their own, ever since she was a baby and her parents took off. Now a teen, Meg convinces her friend Nath to come help with chores on the farm: Pete isn't getting around on his wooden leg like he used to. When Nath insists on using a short cut home through the woods, Pete gets quite agitated and warns him of screams in the night, of terrors associated with the red house. Curious, Meg and Nath ignore his warnings and begin exploring. Meg begins falling in love with Nath, but his girlfriend Tibby has other plans for him. Meanwhile they all get closer to real danger and the dark secret of the red house.
20.
Tarzan and the Leopard Woman (1946) as Producer
Tarzan fights to keep a killer cult from attacking traders.
21.
Tarzan and the Amazons (1945) as Producer
Archaeologists trick Boy into helping them find a hidden valley ruled by women.
22.
3 Is a Family (1944) as Producer
23.
Stage Door Canteen (1943) as Presented By
A USO girl defies the rules when she falls for a soldier visiting the star-studded Stage Door Canteen.
24.
Stage Door Canteen (1943) as Producer
A USO girl defies the rules when she falls for a soldier visiting the star-studded Stage Door Canteen.
25.
Tarzan's Desert Mystery (1943) as Producer
The jungle king braves a lost prehistoric world to obtain malaria serum for the Allies.
26.
Tarzan Triumphs (1943) as Producer
The jungle king helps the princess of a lost civilization fight off Nazi invaders.
27.
The Tuttles of Tahiti (1942) as Producer
A family in the South Seas goes to any lengths to escape work.
28.
That Uncertain Feeling (1941) as Presented By
A happily married woman sees a psychoanalyst and develops doubts about her husband.
29.
Our Town (1940) as Presented By
Small town lovers search for happiness.
30.
Our Town (1940) as Producer
Small town lovers search for happiness.
31.
Way Down South (1939) as Producer
A young orphan fights off attempts to steal his inheritance.
32.
Escape to Paradise (1939) as Executive Producer
33.
Everything's on Ice (1939) as Producer
34.
Fisherman's Wharf (1939) as Producer
An Italian fisherman's extended family is disrupted by the arrival of his widowed sister-in-law.
35.
Breaking the Ice (1938) as Producer
36.
Panamint's Bad Man (1938) as Producer
Receiving an assignment to go to Panamint to round up a gang of outlaws, Larry puts on the belt buckle of the recently captured notorious outlaw Blackjack Deavers. This gets the attention of King Gorman whom Larry recognizes as the boss of the outlaws. Larry plans a big robbery with Gorman and his men hoping to trap them, but when Gorman gets the money he sends his men to kill Larry.
37.
Hawaiian Buckaroo (1938) as Producer
When ranch hands Jeff and his friend Mike spend all their money to buy land in Hawaii, they arrive to find they have been swindled by M'Tigue. Broke, they take jobs on the Harrington ranch. M'Tigue is after that ranch and is out to make sure their cattle drive fails so the note that is due cannot be paid off. But just when he will be needed, Jeff is fired.
38.
Hawaii Calls (1938) as Producer
After being nabbed while trying to stow away on board an ocean liner en route to Hawaii, young Bobby Breen sings for his travel fare and, along with sidekick Pua, turns detective to recover stolen naval documents from crooks
39.
40.
Tarzan's Revenge (1938) as Producer
Tarzan saves Elenor from the evil grip of ruler Ben Alleu Bey.
41.
Rawhide (1938) as Producer
Baseball superstar Gehrig is one of several ranchers being coerced by a bunch of bandits. His sister and her lawyer/lover organize the ranchers.
42.
The Californian (1937) as Presented By
Native son returns from school in Spain to California in 1855 and finds corrupt politicians stealing land from old California families. He becomes a sort of Robin Hood in order to fight them.
43.
The Californian (1937) as Producer
Native son returns from school in Spain to California in 1855 and finds corrupt politicians stealing land from old California families. He becomes a sort of Robin Hood in order to fight them.
44.
Make a Wish (1937) as Producer
While at summer camp in the Maine woods, little Bobby Breen befriends composer Basil Rathbone, who left the city to try and break his creative block, and is soon playing matchmaker for his widowed singer mother and Rathbone.
45.
Secret Valley (1937) as Producer
46.
It Happened Out West (1937) as Producer
Bank employee assigned to tell Arizona rancher her property is no good gets suspicious when her foreman agrees. Turns out his banker boss and the foreman know there's silver on that property.
47.
It Happened Out West (1937) as Presented By
Bank employee assigned to tell Arizona rancher her property is no good gets suspicious when her foreman agrees. Turns out his banker boss and the foreman know there's silver on that property.
48.
Western Gold (1937) as Producer
49.
Secret Valley (1937) as Presented By
50.
Roll Along Cowboy (1937) as Producer
51.
Let's Sing Again (1936) as Producer
52.
O'Malley of the Mounted (1936) as Producer
53.
Wild Brian Kent (1936) as Presented By
Polo player Brian stops in a Kansas town and find a girl and her aunt needing money to keep their ranch. He also finds his new real estate partner is the crook trying to do the women out of their ranch.
54.
King of the Royal Mounted (1936) as Producer
Royal Canadian Mounted Police Sergeant King protects a girl who has come to claim a mine left by her father. An evil lawyer plans to keep the mine for himself.
55.
O'Malley of the Mounted (1936) as Presented By
56.
The Border Patrolman (1936) as Presented By
When a border patrolman catches their spoiled daughter smoking in a no-smoking area, parents hire him to watch over her. She then runs over to Mexico and gets involved with jewel thieves and he has to go save her.
57.
Wild Brian Kent (1936) as Producer
Polo player Brian stops in a Kansas town and find a girl and her aunt needing money to keep their ranch. He also finds his new real estate partner is the crook trying to do the women out of their ranch.
58.
The Border Patrolman (1936) as Producer
When a border patrolman catches their spoiled daughter smoking in a no-smoking area, parents hire him to watch over her. She then runs over to Mexico and gets involved with jewel thieves and he has to go save her.
59.
Rainbow on the River (1936) as Producer
Young Phillip Ainsworth, (Bobby Breen), an orphan of the US Civil War, has been lovingly raised by Toinette, (Louise Beavers) a former slave. Toinette has big plans for the boy. She has saved her money to send him to a private school. But when the local priest, Father Josef, (Henry O'Neill) finds Phillip's family living in New York, the boy is sent north to live with people who refuse to accept him as their own. His only friend is the butler, Barrett, (Charles Butterworth). But his curmodgeon of a grandmother, (May Robson) is finally broken down by the boy's charm and good manners, and all ends happily. Along the way Breen has ample opportunity to show off his voice by singing several songs, including the title song three times.
60.
When a Man's a Man (1935) as Producer
61.
The Cowboy Millionaire (1935) as Producer
62.
Hard Rock Harrigan (1935) as Presented By
63.
Thunder Mountain (1935) as Presented By
64.
The Cowboy Millionaire (1935) as Presented By
65.
When a Man's a Man (1935) as Presented By
66.
Whispering Smith Speaks (1935) as Presented By
67.
Thunder Mountain (1935) as Producer
68.
Whispering Smith Speaks (1935) as Producer
69.
Hard Rock Harrigan (1935) as Producer
70.
The Calling of Dan Matthews (1935) as Producer
71.
The Return of Chandu (1934) as Producer
The cult of Ubasti, headquartered on the isle of Lemuria, believes that Princess Nadji of Egypt is a reincarnation of their long-dead goddess, Ossana, and intend to sacrifice her so that Ossana may be resurrected. Nadji has sought refuge at the California home of Frank Chandler, an American educated in the Ancient East and familiar with White Magic and thus calls himself "Chandu". Vindhyan, high priest of the cult's California base has learned of this, however, and works his Black Magic to gain control of Nadji. Chandu is able to rescue her but she is in a deep trance which he cannot penetrate, so attempts to move her to safety in the South Seas, unaware that the cult has a base there also and that Vindhyan has stowed aboard his chartered yacht...
72.
The Dude Ranger (1934) as Presented By
73.
Fighting to Live (1934) as Producer
When attacked by two dogs, Joe Gilmore leaves them on the desert to die. Later one of the dogs saves John Blake from drowning. Men arrive claiming the dog is killing their chickens. They want to kill the dog but John convinces them the dog's fate should be determined by a trial.
74.
Chandu on the Magic Isle (1934) as Producer
On the mystic island of Lemuria, the cult of Ubasti seek the Egyptian Princess Nadji to sacrifice so that their goddess Ossana, whose soul resides in Nadji's body, may be resurrected by Black Magic. Nadji is located in the Far East port of Suva, but shielded by the White Magical powers of Frank Chandler, an American raised by Eastern mystics who is also known as Chandu. When Chandu takes a voyage alone, however, the evil Voice of Ubasti is able to magically spirit her to Lemuria, where Black Magic reigns supreme. Chandu sets out in pursuit with his sister Dorothy, niece Betty and nephew Bob; but, shipwrecked on the magic island, Chandu finds his family also held prisoner for sacrifice while he is plunged into an endless maze of caverns beneath the evil temple, where both his mortal and magical strength seem rendered useless...
75.
The Dude Ranger (1934) as Producer
76.
Thunder Over Mexico (1933) as Producer
A documentary on the history of Mexico and its people.
77.
Jaws of Justice (1933) as Presented By
Seeker Dean has found the gold he has been looking for for 15 years. Heading for the Government office, Boone Jackson kills him. Kickabout finds a cryptogram as to the gold's location and Sergeant Kinkaid solves the puzzle. But Jackson learns of the gold's location and to get it, he sets out to dynamite the dam that would flood the entire communuty.
78.
Matto-Grosso (1933) as Producer
79.
The Amazon Head Hunters (1932) as Presented By
80.
With Williamson Beneath the Sea (1932) as Presented By
81.
South Sea Adventures (1932) as Presented By
82.
The Eyes of the World (1930) as Producer
83.
The Re-creation of Brian Kent (1925) as Producer
84.
When a Man's a Man (1924) as Presented By
85.
Helen's Babies (1924) as Producer
86.
Helen's Babies (1924) as Presented By
87.
Captain January (1924) as Presented By
A lighthouse keeper raises a child he found in a ship's wreckage.
88.
Circus Days (1923) as Presented By
89.
The Drug Traffic (1923) as Presented By
90.
Daddy (1923) as Producer
91.
Daddy (1923) as Presented By
92.
Oliver Twist (1922) as Presented By
A young orphan falls in with a man training children to be thieves.
93.
My Boy (1922) as Presented By
94.
Trouble (1922) as Presented By
95.
What Women Love (1920) as Presented By

Production Companies (feature film)

96.
Tarzan and the Lost Safari (1957) as Company
The jungle king saves five survivors of an airplane crash.
97.
The Mine with the Iron Door (1936) as Company
98.
Peck's Bad Boy (1934) as Company
Young boy Bill Peck adores his father and tries to be good, but the arrival of Bill's cousin Horace upsets Bill's plans. Horace's brattish ways result in Bill rather than Horace getting in trouble.
99.
Tarzan the Fearless (1933) as Company
The jungle king helps a young woman rescue her father from the high priest of a lost city.
100.
South Sea Adventures (1932) as Company
101.
One Man in a Million (1921) as Company

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