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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Twice Told Tales (1963) as Assistant Director
A poisonous young beauty, the secrets of eternal life and a haunted house chill this collection of Nathaniel Hawthorne stories.
2.
A Dog's Best Friend (1960) as Assistant Director
An angry boy's life changes when he cares for a wounded German Shepherd and learns about love and loyalty.
3.
Inside the Mafia (1959) as Assistant Director
A mobster out to rule the underworld takes hostages at an international airport.
4.
Showdown at Boot Hill (1958) as Assistant Director
Bounty hunter Luke Welsh arrives looking for a wanted man. When that man draws on him he has to kill him. To collect his reward he needs a statement identifying him. But the man was well liked in town and no one will sign such a statement. When he outdraws another man who thought he was faster, some townsmen decide he should be killed and they organize a mob to go after him.
5.
Maracaibo (1958) as 2d asst dir
6.
The Geisha Boy (1958) as Assistant Director
A third-rate magician tours Japan with the USO.
7.
Anna Lucasta (1958) as Assistant Director
A reformed streetwalker falls in love with the man her family wants her to fleece.
8.
Plunder Road (1957) as Assistant Director
On a dark night of pelting rain, five men stage a well-planned train robbery and get away with a 10,000,000 dollar, nine-ton gold shipment. Dividing the massive haul into three concealed truck loads, the team (only one of them a professional thief) make a would-be inconspicuous escape across country to what they hope will be a perfect getaway...
9.
China Gate (1957) as Assistant Director
Near the end of the French phase of the Vietnam War, a group of mercenaries are recruited to travel through enemy territory to the Chinese border, to blow up an arms depot. A Eurasian smuggler, Lucky Legs, agrees to use her connections to help them, in return getting her bastard son into America. The racist father of the boy, Sergeant Brock, is also part of the multinational group. Lucky Legs must use the love of a Eurasian guerilla leader, Major Cham, to get access to the base. Will they destroy the base, and will Brock overcome his racism before Lucky Legs makes The Ultimate Sacrifice?
10.
Ghost Diver (1957) as Assistant Director
11.
Rockabilly Baby (1957) as Assistant Director
The mysterious Mrs. Eleanor Carter (Virginia Field) moves to Springfield with her two teen-age children Jimmy (Gary Vinson) and Cathy (Judy Busch). Eleanor makes friends with the town's social leader, Mrs. Wellington (Ellen Corby), who supports her idea for a town youth center, and she is aided by Tom Griffith (Douglas Kennedy), the high school principal. At the town's annual picnic, to which Eleanor has bought a band (Les Brown and His Band of Reknown), the town busy-body, Eunice (Irene Ryan), reveals what she had learned from Eleanor's past.
12.
Funny Face (1957) as 2d asst dir
A fashion photographer turns a Greenwich Village unknown into an international supermodel.
13.
The Vanquished (1953) as 2d asst dir
A Southern States official returns home after the Civil War and has to see that in his village the law is in the hands of a few scrupoulos people.
14.
Jamaica Run (1953) as 2d asst dir
Promoter William Montague (Patric Knowles) wants to buy the estate owned by the Daceys, Mrs. Dacey (Carroll McComas)and her daughter Ena (Arlene Dahl) and son Todd (Wendell Corey), in order to build a resort hotel. When they turn him down, he produces a couple of distant relatives, Janice (Laura Elliott) and Robert Clayton (Michael Moore), and sets about to prove that the estate rightfully belongs to them. The identity of the rightful heirs is thought to be buried in a sunken ship off of the Jamaican shore and the search begins, led by a schooner skipper, Patrick Fairlie (Rayy Milland), who is in love with Ena.
15.
Little Boy Lost (1953) as 2d asst dir
A war correspondent who was stationed in Paris during WW II married a French girl who was murdered by the Nazis. After the war he returns to to try to find his son, whom he lost during a bombing raid but has been told is living in an orphanage in Paris.
16.
Tropic Zone (1953) as 2d asst dir
17.
Riders of the Pony Express (1950) as Assistant Director
In a rigged gunfight Tom Blake is forced to shoot a man in self defense and is then hunted for murder. After a long trip fleeing the posse he uses a false name and joins the Pony Express which is just about to commence operatons. Relegated to the most dangerous section of the route, he finds himself fighting the District Manager's scheme to sabotage the inital run. But just then a wanted poster with his picture on it arrives.
18.
Operation Haylift (1950) as Assistant Director
19.
Big Town (1947) as Assistant Director
The initial entry in the Pine-Thomas series based on the "Big Town" radio series finds Steve Wilson (Philip Reed) as a newly-hired managing editor brought on board to liven up "The Illustrated Press" newspaper. He runs into problems with two of the paper's star reporters, Lorelei Kilbourne (Hillary Brooke) and Pete Ryan (Robert Lowery), when his aggressive demands that they employ a yellow journalism type of reporting to build circulation, and they both resign to work for another newspaper. Wilson begins to realize that while his type of journalism does build circulation, it has also brought ruin and disgrace to some innocent victims. Lorelei and Pete are brought back by Wilson with his promise that "The Illustrated Press" will become a crusader against evil.
20.
Big Town After Dark (1947) as Assistant Director
When Lorelei Kilbourne (Hillary Brooke) leaves her job as the police reporter for the Illustrated Press, Managing Editor Steve Wilson (Philip Reed) employs the publisher's niece, Susan Peabody (Ann Gillis), to replace her. Susan becomes involved with gangsters in plotting a $50,000 swindle against her uncle, which Steve and the returned Lorelei uncover.
21.
High Powered (1945) as Assistant Director
22.
Follow That Woman (1945) as Assistant Director
23.
Midnight Manhunt (1945) as Assistant Director
24.
Dangerous Passage (1944) as Assistant Director
25.
Double Exposure (1944) as Assistant Director

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