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Louis Loeffler

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Director (feature film)

Il grande sentiero (1931) as Director

Cinematography (feature film)

Foreign Correspondent (1940) as Spec eff cutter
An American reporter covering the war in Europe gets mixed up in the assassination of a Dutch diplomat.

Editing (feature film)

Hurry Sundown (1967) as Film Editor
An unscrupulous Southern landowner takes advantage of racial tensions to extend his holdings.
The Pleasure Seekers (1964) as Film Editor
Three young women share a room in Madrid between romantic escapades.
Shock Treatment (1964) as Film Editor
A private investigator endures the rigors of an insane asylum in order to locate $1 million in stolen loot.
The Cardinal (1963) as Film Editor
A Boston priest deals with illicit love, racism and war as he rises in the church.
Advise & Consent (1962) as Film Editor
A controversial presidential nomination threatens the careers of several prominent politicians.
The Comancheros (1961) as Film Editor
A Texas ranger teams up with a gambler to stop an outlaw from running weapons into Mexico with the help of the Comanches.
Francis of Assisi (1961) as Film Editor
The story of a lusty, fighting young adventurer who exchanged his sword for a cross.
The Angel Wore Red (1960) as Film Editor
A priest and a prostitute fall in love during the Spanish Civil War.
Exodus (1960) as Film Editor
A young Israeli activist fights to set up a homeland for his people.
Anatomy of a Murder (1959) as Editing
A small-town lawyer gets the case of a lifetime when a military man avenges an attack on his wife.
Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys! (1959) as Film Editor
The arrival of an Army missile base shatters the peaceful life of a suburban town.
Holiday for Lovers (1959) as Film Editor
Hound-Dog Man (1959) as Film Editor
Two young boys spend the summer of 1912 having fun and games instead of working on the farm.
A Certain Smile (1958) as Film Editor
Dominique, a law student at the Sorbonne, is engaged to a fellow classmate. Unfortunately, she's more attracted to his philandering Uncle Luc, who's married to the charming Francoise. Dominique and Luc begin a tawdry affair...
The Wayward Bus (1957) as Film Editor
No Down Payment (1957) as Film Editor
An introspection into the world of the newly formed suburbia, following the multiple story lines of various people living in a middle-class housing development.
The King and Four Queens (1956) as Editing Supervisor
When four outlaw brothers are killed, a con man tries to win the confidence of their widows.
Bigger Than Life (1956) as Film Editor
A "miracle" drug threatens a family man's sanity.
The Revolt of Mamie Stover (1956) as Film Editor
A prostitute has no choice but to flee San Francisco when the police turn on her and want her out of town.
The Man with the Golden Arm (1956) as Film Editor
A junkie must face his true self to kick his drug addiction.
Carmen Jones (1955) as Film Editor
A sultry factory worker seduces a young soldier then dumps him for another man.
Violent Saturday (1955) as Film Editor
Crooks trigger a series of crises when they try to rob a small town bank.
How To Be Very, Very Popular (1955) as Film Editor
Song-and-dance girls Curly and Stormy Tornado hide out with the guys at Bristol College when they know they can identify the killer of a fellow performer at their San Francisco cabaret. But they rather stand out in their stage costumes and soon all sorts of trouble is heading their way. The fact that Curly has been hypnotised doesn't help.
The Tall Men (1955) as Film Editor
Two brothers, Ben and Clint, join a cattle drive from Texas to Montana. While heading for Texas they save Nella from the Indians, and she decides to ride with them. Ben and Nella start to get romantic, but Ben isn't ambitious enough for her, and she soon meets up with the boss of the cattle drive. Will she make the right choice, and, more impotantly, will the cattle make it to Montana !
Woman's World (1954) as Film Editor
An executive plans to fill a high-ranking position by interviewing the candidates'' wives.
River of No Return (1954) as Film Editor
A frontier farmer takes off with his son and a saloon singer after the man who stole his rifle and his horse.
The I Don't Care Girl (1953) as Film Editor
This musical biopic presents the life of vaudeville headliner Eva Tanguay.
Titanic (1953) as Film Editor
An unhappily married couple realize their problems seem minor when the ship hits an iceberg.
Down Among the Sheltering Palms (1953) as Film Editor
Two Army officers stationed in the South Pacific find romance in this idyllic setting.
How to Marry a Millionaire (1953) as Film Editor
Three models pool their resources to rent a posh penthouse in hopes of snaring rich husbands.
The Farmer Takes a Wife (1953) as Film Editor
Erie Canal, N.Y., 1850: Molly Larkins, cook on Jotham Klore's canal boat, has a love-hate relationship with her boss. She hires handsome new haul-horse driver Dan Harrow and the inevitable triangle develops (complicated by Dan's desire to farm and Molly's to boat) against a background of the canalmen's fight against the encroaching railroad.
My Cousin Rachel (1953) as Film Editor
A young man suspects his cousin''s wife of murder.
We're Not Married! (1952) as Film Editor
A Justice of the Peace performed weddings a few days before his license was valid. A few years later five couples learn they have never been legally married. Annabel Norris, already Mrs. Mississippi and ready to enter the Mrs. America contest, is now free to enter the Miss Mississippi contest.
Return of the Texan (1952) as Film Editor
A young widower named Sam Crockett returns from Kansas City to his small hometown in rural Texas, bringing with him his feisty grandfather and two young sons, Steve and Yoyo. He tries to make a go of the old family homestead but faces financial problems and pressures from his well-to-do neighbor, Rod Marshall. He also begins an on-again-off-again romance with Rod's sister-in-law, even though she's engaged to wed the town's doctor. Events come to head when Sam's grandfather suffers a stroke.
Golden Girl (1951) as Film Editor
Against the background of the Civil War, sixteen-year-old song-and-dance artiste Lotta Crabtree works her way across America, becoming ever more popular.
Call Me Mister (1951) as Film Editor
G.I. Sergeant Shep Dooley, former stage star awaiting discharge in postwar Tokyo, meets his estranged love Kay when she arrives to entertain the troops. Shep, who hasn't exactly lost his former irresponsibility, does his best to court Kay anew...but she has no lack of other admirers as she labors to put on a soldier show.
The 13th Letter (1951) as Film Editor
Dancing in the Dark (1950) as Film Editor
Conceited film star Emery Slade was on top in 1932; in 1949, he's broke and still insufferable. Fox producer Crossman enlists Slade's aid to persuade broadway star Rosalie Brooks to star in the film "Bandwagon." But when Slade meets Julie Clarke, his assistant's onetime girlfriend, he decides she, not Rosalie, should get the part. No one can fathom his motives for this apparently selfless act, but there are a few tricks in the old fox yet...and he'll need them all.
Two Flags West (1950) as Film Editor
A bitter Union commander is forced to accept Confederate prisoners to help fight an Indian war.
Where the Sidewalk Ends (1950) as Film Editor
A police detective's violent nature keeps him from being a good cop.
That Wonderful Urge (1949) as Film Editor
An heiress gets back at the reporter who pretended to romance her to get a story.
Whirlpool (1949) as Film Editor
The wife of a psycho-analyst falls prey to a devious quack hypnotist when he discovers she is an habitual shoplifter. Then one of his previous patients now being treated by the real doctor is found murdered, with her still at the scene, and suspicion points only one way.
The Fan (1949) as Film Editor
A happy marriage is placed at risk when the husband starts spending his afternoons with a social climbing adventuress.
Oh, You Beautiful Doll (1949) as Film Editor
In the early 1900s, song plugger Larry Kelly chances to meet Alfred Breitenbach, poor opera composer...and his lovely daughter Doris, who falls for Larry. To improve their acquaintance, Doris conspires with Larry to turn her father's opera melodies into popular songs. Alfred, reluctant but needing cash, adopts the pen name Fred Fisher. Affluence results, but when Alfred realizes his opera is vanishing bit by bit, he wants to bring the career of "Fred Fisher" to a halt...
The Iron Curtain (1948) as Film Editor
This film, based on real events, focuses on the defection of Soviet Embassy code specialist Igor Gouzenko.
I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now? (1947) as Film Editor
A biopic of the career of Joe Howard (12 Feb.,1878 - 19 May, 1961), famous songwriter of the early 20th Century. Howard wrote the title song, Goodbye, My Lady Love; and Hello, My Baby among many others. Mark Stevens was dubbed by Buddy Clark, well known singer of the 30's and 40's
Forever Amber (1947) as Film Editor
Amber St Clair means to get on in life and despite a poor background knows she has the assets to do it. Husbands, lovers, prison and a liaison with King Charles II form a tapestry of apparently calculating ups and downs, although in fact the one love of her life, Bruce Carlton, is never far from Amber's thoughts.
Daisy Kenyon (1947) as Film Editor
On the rebound from a married man, a woman marries a veteran, just as her lover becomes available.
Home Sweet Homicide (1946) as Film Editor
Mystery writer Marian Carstairs is hard at work trying to finish her latest novel. Her three children meanwhile are entertaining themselves trying to solve a murder in their own neighborhood. In between gathering clues, the kids play matchmaker by trying to fix up their widowed mom with the handsome detective investigating the case.
Laura (1944) as Film Editor
A police detective falls in love with the woman whose murder he's investigating.
In the Meantime, Darling (1944) as Film Editor
A young bride who comes from a rich family has a hard time adjusting to life in a boarding house with other soldiers and their wives. Her spoiled ways cause resentment from the other wives and problems with her husband.
The Sullivans (1944) as Film Editor
During WWII, five brothers enlist in the Navy and are assigned to serve on the same ship.
Margin for Error (1943) as Film Editor
It is a toss-up as to who is most displeased when Patrolman Moe Finkelstein (Milton Berle) is given the duty of guarding the German consulate ran by Karl Baumer (Otto Preminger); neither Moe nor Baumer are too happy with this turn of events. Moe, however, quickly becomes fiends with the other residents of the consulate: Sophie Baumer (Joan Bennett), the consul's wife; the secretary Baron Max Von Alvenstor (Carl Esmond); and a pretty maid named Freida (Poldi Dur as Poldy Dur.)Moe senses an underlying tension that is not entirely accounted for by the gathering clouds of war. The gambling-loving Baumer has lost a large sum of money belonging to the German government, Sophie has learned to hate her husband and what he stands for and represents, and Baron Max has fallen in love with her. Max confronts Baumer with the discrepancy in the consulate's funds, and Baumer threatens to inform Berlin that one of Max's grandparents was not "Aryan." The arrival of a group of Nazi saboteurs (Ted North, Elmer Jack Semple and J. Norton Dunn) and the insistence they be given the funds to finance their project stirs consulate affairs even further.
The Moon Is Down (1943) as Film Editor
Small town Norwegians resist a Nazi takeover during World War II.
Quiet Please Murder (1943) as Film Editor
Wintertime (1943) as Film Editor
A figure skating champion tries to save a failing resort hotel from bankruptcy.
He Hired the Boss (1943) as Film Editor
Hubert Wilkins (Stuart Erwin), a bookkeeper for Mr. Bates (Thurston Hall) by day and an air raid warden by night, patrols the district where his boss' warehouse is located, and finds two employees removing raw silk stocks. They say they are working under Bates' orders and brush him off. Hubert wants to marry Emily Conway (Elelyn Venable), company secretary, but can't see how he can afford it since he has loaned a salesman, Fuller (Chick Chandler), $400 with deeds to four lots as security. Don Bates (William T. Orr), son of the boss, is engaged to Emily's sister Sally (Vivian Blaine) though his father disapproves. He and Emily encourage Sally and Don to elope. Hubert, a little tipsy, buys two more lots from Fuller and goes to Bates' home and asks for a raise. He is fired and, the next morning, Emily also for helping Don to elope. Hubert discovers that the lots he bought are worth $100,000 and, unknown to Bates, buys the company. While on warden duty that night, he discovers that the two employees he previously saw taking silk from the warehouse are actually stealing it.
Who Is Hope Schuyler? (1942) as Film Editor
Just Off Broadway (1942) as Film Editor
Private detective Michael Shayne (Lloyd Nolan) is serving on the jury trying Lillian Hubbard (Janis Carter) for the murder of Harley Forsythe. A witness with information that could clear Lillian is killed by a knife hurled from inside the courtroom. Shyane hides the knife in the ensuing confusion. He slips out of the jury room that night and, with the aid of reporter Judy Taylor (Marjorie Weaver), traces the knife to a professional blade-slinger, Count Edmond Telmachio (Alexander Lockwood). Shayne finds the Count murdered in a warehouse and a brooch discovered on his body now points the finger of suspicion at nightclub singer Rita Darling (Joan Valerie) and the owner of the club where she works, George Dolphin (Don Costello). Rita was the fiancee of Forsythe and Dolphin is in love with her. The trial begins the next day, with Shayne back in the jury box, after giving the information he picked up to defense counsel John Logan (Richard Derr). The trial takes a surprise twist when Shayne is permitted to cross examine everyone, including the defense lawyer, who has been in love with Miss Hubbard for years.
Thru Different Eyes (1942) as Film Editor
Young America (1942) as Film Editor
Right to the Heart (1942) as Film Editor
Ride on Vaquero (1941) as Film Editor
The Cisco Kid (Cesar Romero) is captured while keeping a rendezvous with cantina dancer Dolores (Joan Woodbury) but is released by his captor, the commander of a U.S. Army regiment, to help break up a kidnap ring. On his way to Las Tables with his pal, Gordito (Chris-Pin Martin), he makes a stop at the Martinez Rancho, where they learn that his friend Carlos (Robert Lowery) has been kidnapped, from his wife Marquerita (Lynne Roberts). At the Crystal Palace Saloon, Cisco runs into an old girlfriend, Sally (Mary Beth Hughes), who he once jilted for a tight-rope walker, but she doesn't betray him when the sheriff (Arthur Hohl) and an army officer (Robert 'Buddy' Shaw as Robert Shaw, since there was no other Robert Shaw at the time and this Robert Shaw had no need of the "Buddy" attribute given him by latter-day historians, who can't tell the players without a program and a roman numeral..and quite often not even then),enter searching for Cisco. While Cisco and the easily-forgiving Sally dance, the heads of the kidnap gang, the sheriff, Clark (Edwin Maxwell) and Redge (Don Costello), meet upstairs to discuss the plans for collecting the $50,000 ransom they have on Carlos. Cisco follows the kidnappers after they collect the ransom money, but before he can do anything about it, he is arrested and thrown in jail.
Marry the Bo$$'$ Daughter (1941) as Film Editor
Young man from Kansas (Edwards) goes to New York to work for his tycoon-hero (Barbier). His superiors won't listen to his ideas about business, but the boss and his daughter (Joyce) do.
Ride, Kelly, Ride (1941) as Film Editor
Dance Hall (1941) as Film Editor
Singer Lili Brown is attracted to dance hall manager Duke till she realizes he does that to all the girls. Nice guy Duke sets her up with composer Joe Brooks.
Murder over New York (1940) as Film Editor
When Charlie attends a police convention in New York he learns of sabotage slowing down production in aircraft plants. He, of course, enters the case.
Earthbound (1940) as Film Editor
Nick and Ellen's second honeymoon in Switzerland is interrupted when he is called back to Paris on business. But it turns out to be funny-business when he discovers his ex-mistress Linda sent him the telegram. Nick spurns her, leading her to shoot and kill him. His ghost cannot rest, though, since Linda's husband Jeff is arrested for the crime and tried. Nick hovers over Ellen guiding her to the evidence that will clear Jeff and convict Linda, at which point he can rest at peace.
Girl in 313 (1940) as Film Editor
Swanee River (1940) as Film Editor
More fictional than factual biography of Stephen Foster. Songwriter from Pittsburgh falls in love with the South, marries a Southern gal (Leeds), then is accused of sympathizing when the Civil War breaks out.
The Girl from Avenue A (1940) as Film Editor
Elsa Maxwell's Hotel for Women (1939) as Film Editor
Guests at a women''''s residence club help a jilted small-town girl turn to modeling.
The Little Princess (1939) as Film Editor
When her father is reported dead in war, his daughter fights harsh conditions at her boarding school.
Rose of Washington Square (1939) as Film Editor
A singer struggles to keep her criminal boyfriend from trouble.
Here I Am a Stranger (1939) as Film Editor
Four Men and a Prayer (1938) as Film Editor
To prove their father was murdered, four brothers fight to bring down a powerful arms syndicate.
I'll Give a Million (1938) as Film Editor
After saving a tramp (Lorre) from suicide, a millionaire (Baxter) takes his clothing and disappears. Word is out that he will give a million dollars to anyone who is kind of a tramp.
Hold That Co-Ed (1938) as Film Editor
While running for governor a politician aids a needy college by plotting to assure victory for their football team. Though to be a parody of Huey Long and his machine.
Happy Landing (1938) as Film Editor
The Bride's Fair in a small Norwegian village is interrupted by the forced landing of Jimmy Hall (Don Ameche) and Duke Sargent (Cesar Romero), two Americans lost - really, really lost - while flying from New York to Paris. Jimmy is the manager of Duke, a publicity-seeking band leader. An old superstition points to Duke as the appointed husband-to-be (not likely) of Trudy Ericksen (Sonja Henie), daughter of villager Herr Ericksen (Jean Hersholt). Duke, however, has an understanding with Flo Kelly (Ethel Merman) back in the states, and leaves for Paris. Trudy follows him to New York, only to find he has left for Florida with Flo. Jimmy takes Trudy skating in Central Park, falls in love with her and is so impressed that he gets her a contract to skate professionally. Duke hears of her success and flies back and begins a series of romantic entanglements.
Fair Warning (1937) as Film Editor
Life Begins in College (1937) as Film Editor
When a wealthy Indian student endows the college so they can keep the football coach rumor has it the Indian has played professionally and can't be on the team.
That I May Live (1937) as Film Editor
She Had to Eat (1937) as Film Editor
Can This Be Dixie? (1937) as Film Editor
Lancer Spy (1937) as Film Editor
An Englishman impersonates an imprisoned German officer and "returns" to Germany to become a national hero. A female German spy is assigned to check him out but falls in love with him.
Career Woman (1936) as Film Editor
A girl (Jewell) accused of killing her father is defended unsuccessfully by a flashy lawyer (Whalen) and successfully by a new, straightforward one (Trevor).
High Tension (1936) as Film Editor
36 Hours to Kill (1936) as Film Editor
Here Comes Trouble (1936) as Film Editor
Educating Father (1936) as Film Editor
Human Cargo (1936) as Film Editor
Your Uncle Dudley (1935) as Film Editor
Pilgrimage (1933) as Editing
A possessive mother pushes her son into World War I service rather than see him get married.
Doctor Bull (1933) as Film Editor
A country doctor ignites gossip when he falls for a small-town widow.
Arizona to Broadway (1933) as Editing
Amateur Daddy (1932) as Film Editor
She Wanted a Millionaire (1932) as Film Editor
Impoverished Jane Miller is loved by millionaire Roger and newspaperman William. Though William warns her otherwise, she goes with the millionaire to his French chateau where she risks terrible cruelty and even death.
Week Ends Only (1932) as Editing
One Mad Kiss (1930) as Film Editor
Del mismo barro (1930) as Film Editor
El precio de un beso (1930) as Editor de la pelĂ­cula [Film ed]
Lightnin' (1930) as Film Editor
In Old Arizona (1929) as Film Editor
The Cisco Kid's faithless lover plots to turn the bandit in for the reward.
Thru Different Eyes (1929) as Film Editor
The Red Dance (1928) as Film Editor
Me, Gangster (1928) as Film Editor
Chain Lightning (1927) as Film Editor

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