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Walter Mayo

Walter Mayo


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Director (feature film)

Hangmen Also Die! (1943) as Assistant Director
When a Nazi officer is assassinated, Czech patriots band together to protect his killer.
That Hamilton Woman (1941) as Assistant Director
Naval hero Lord Nelson defies convention to court a married woman of common birth.
New Wine (1941) as Assistant Director
The Westerner (1940) as Assistant Director
A drifter accused of horse stealing faces off against the notorious Judge Roy Bean.
Wuthering Heights (1939) as Assistant Director
A married noblewoman fights her lifelong attraction to a charismatic gypsy.
Intermezzo, a Love Story (1939) as Assistant Director
A married violinist deserts his family when he falls for his accompanist.
Raffles (1939) as Assistant Director
A suave thief falls in love again with his high school sweetheart and finds temptation and a detective on his trail while visiting her family.
They Shall Have Music (1939) as Assistant Director
A runaway tries to help the students at a school for musical prodigies.
The Adventures of Marco Polo (1938) as Assistant Director
Classic biography of the Italian explorer and his journeys to China.
Stella Dallas (1937) as Assistant Director
After divorcing a society man, a small-town woman tries to build a better life for their daughter.
Come and Get It (1936) as Assistant Director
Years after deserting his true love, a lumber tycoon vies with his son for her daughter''''s hand.
Strike Me Pink (1936) as Assistant Director
An assertiveness course gets a shy guy mixed up with racketeers at an amusement park.
These Three (1936) as Assistant Director
Scandal destroys the lives of two small-town schoolteachers.
Barbary Coast (1935) as Assistant Director
A vice king's girlfriend falls for a young miner.
The Wedding Night (1935) as Assistant Director
A married author falls for the beautiful farm girl whose inspiration has saved him from writer's block.
The Cat's-Paw (1934) as 1st asst dir
Naive Ezekial Cobb, brought up by his missionary father in China returns to America to seek a wife. Corrupt politicians enlist him to run for mayor as a dummy candidate with no chance of winning. Their plan backfires as he wins and embarks upon a reform crusade.
Before Dawn (1933) as Assistant Director
Detectives compete to solve the murders at a mysterious mansion.
The Woman in Room 13 (1932) as Assistant Director
Mystery Ranch (1932) as Assistant Director
To maintain his vast ranch holdings, Henry Steele holds Jane, the daughter of his deceased business partner, against her will. Stalwart ranger Bob Sanborn rescues Jane in a riding incident and is invited to stay over at the ranch by the malevolent Steele, who catches on immediately to the fact that Sanborn has been asked by Jane to help her escape. Steele escorts Bob off the ranch just after giving the order to his vicious ranch hands, Mudo and Tonto, not to let him leave alive.
Almost Married (1932) as Assistant Director
Russian beauty Anita Mellikovna, traveling by train with a forged passport and carrying jewels, finds the police on her tail. Seeing Deene Maxwell, whom she met one summer in Scotland, on a train across the tracks, Anita climbs out of her train and enters his compartment. Deene, a British official traveling to Moscow, suggests they pose as husband and wife, since he has diplomatic immunity, and offers to marry her at the British Embassy. After the wedding, Anita reveals that she is already married to an eccentric, violent composer, Louis Capristi, whom she left on their wedding night after he threatened her. Meanwhile, Capristi, under the name Charles Pringle, is imprisoned in an English asylum for the criminally insane since he strangled a woman to death. Anita and Deene are happily in love in England when they are confronted by Capristi, who escaped after he heard about their marriage. Capristi threatens to have them arrested for bigamy unless they allow him to stay a few days until his boat for South America sails. Deene's friend, Scotland Yard Inspector Slante, becomes suspicious of Capristi and posts guards to watch him. One evening in a restaurant in Soho, the French girl Mariette recognizes Capristi as Pringle, and he murders her. Disguising his voice, Capristi calls Deene and lures him out of the house by telling him to meet Slante at Mariette's apartment.
Chandu the Magician (1932) as Assistant Director
A hypnotist fights to stop a madman from destroying the world.
Born to Fight (1932) as Director
Devil's Lottery (1932) as Assistant Director
Ambassador Bill (1931) as Assistant Director
An American ambassador arrives in a small country that is being convulsed by political intrigue and civil unrest. He befriends the young boy who is to be the country's king, to ensure that the boy is prepared to take on the role and also to see that he lives long enough to assume the crown.
Kiki (1931) as Assistant Director
Skyline (1931) as Assistant Director
Always Goodbye (1931) as Assistant Director
The Bad One (1930) as Assistant Director
Du Barry, Woman of Passion (1930) as Assistant Director
The Scarlet Lady (1928) as Assistant Director
The Gilded Highway (1926) as Assistant Director
The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1921) as Assistant Director
In this silent film, a young Argentine fights for France, his father''''s country, in World War I.

Cinematography (feature film)

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1921) as Assistant Camera
In this silent film, a young Argentine fights for France, his father''''s country, in World War I.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Siren of Atlantis (1949) as Production Manager
Whistle Stop (1946) as Production Manager
Brewster's Millions (1945) as Production Manager
A veteran has to spend $1 million in two months to inherit a fortune.
Up in Arms (1944) as Production Manager
A hypochondriac''''s imagined illnesses aren''''t enough to keep him out of the military.
Summer Storm (1944) as Production Manager
In this filmed Chekhov adaptation, Darnell plays the alluring peasant woman who lures cynical aristocrat Sanders away from his milquetoast fiancee, with tragic consequences.
They Got Me Covered (1943) as Production Manager
An unemployed reporter tracks down a Nazi spy ring to get his job back.
The North Star (1943) as Production Manager
Ukrainian villagers unite to fight off invading Nazis.
To Be or Not to Be (1942) as Production Manager
A troupe of squabbling actors joins the Polish underground to dupe the Nazis.
Rudyard Kipling's Jungle Book (1942) as Production Manager
A boy raised by wolves adjusts to life among humans.
Lydia (1941) as Production Manager
An unmarried woman stages a reunion with former suitors to recapture the romance of her past.
Taming of the Shrew (1929) as Production Manager
Two Arabian Knights (1927) as Production Manager
In this silent film, two American soldiers fight to escape the Germans while squabbling over a beautiful harem girl during World War I.

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