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Birth Place: Profession: Music ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Music (feature film)

1.
The Eddie Cantor Story (1954) as Composer
The beloved entertainer rises to stardom from humble beginnings in the slums.
2.
By the Light of the Silvery Moon (1953) as Composer
A small-town girl's love life goes ballistic when her sweetheart returns from World War I.
3.
Curtain Call at Cactus Creek (1950) as Composer
4.
The Walls of Jericho (1948) as Composer
After County Attorney Dave Connors (Cornel Wilde) helps Julian Norman (Anne Baxter) with her shiftless father, Jefferson Norman (Henry Hull), she leaves Jericho, Kansas to college to study for a law degree.A few years later, Algeria Wedge (Linda Darnell), the new bride of Dave's best friend, Tucker Wedge (Kirk Douglas), makes overtures and plays for Dave, much to the displeasure of Dave's hard-drinking wife Belle (Ann Dvorak.) Angered by Dave's rebuffs, Algeria induces the state political boss to back Tucker for a Congress race against Dave. Meanwhile, Julia has returned to Jericho, with her law degree, and she and Dave fall in love. But when Dave announces he won't run for Congress, she feels she is the reason and she takes a job in Kansas City. Tucker wins the election and he and Algeria go to Washington. Later, Tucker announces a run for the Senate and Dave decides to run against him. When Marjorie Ransome (Coleen Townsend) kills a drunk in self-defense, Julia returns to Jericho to work with Dave, now in private practice,on Marjorie's defense. The still-resentful Algeria moves to kill Dave's senate bid when Tucker's newspaper announces that Dave is being sued for divorce, with Julia named as correspondent.
5.
April Showers (1948) as Composer
A family vaudeville act is torn apart by the father's drinking problem.
6.
Sunset in Eldorado (1945) as Composer
The story involves a rather odd flashback by Dale who is visiting El Dorado, home of her grandmother. She dreams about her grandmother's adventures including a romance with a cowboy who looks very much like Roy. Roy, of course, also exists in the present for Dale. Songs include "Go West, Young Man," "Lady Who Wouldn't Say Yes," and "Belle of the El Dorado."
7.
Shine on Harvest Moon (1944) as Composer
Song-filled look behind the scenes of vaudeville, based on the lives of Nora Bayes and Jack Norworth.
8.
Here Comes Elmer (1943) as Composer
9.
Hello Frisco, Hello (1943) as Composer
10.
Is Everybody Happy? (1943) as Composer
11.
Mr. Bug Goes to Town (1941) as Composer
In a vacant corner lot off Broadway (by about a yard) is a place called the Lowlands by the tiny community that lives there. Bugs and insects are neighbors and hang out at the Honey Shop of old Mr. Bumble the bee and his daughter Honey.
12.
Mountain Moonlight (1941) as Composer
13.
The First Hundred Years (1938) as Composer
A working woman doesn't want to give up her career when she marries.

Art Department (feature film)

14.
Tarzan's Desert Mystery (1943) as Int
The jungle king braves a lost prehistoric world to obtain malaria serum for the Allies.
15.
Swing It, Sailor! (1938) as Interior Decorator
16.
Mr. Boggs Steps Out (1938) as Interior Decorator
Oliver Boggs (Stuart Erwin), a typical office drone, with no success in sight, who can spout statistics about anything and everything, wins $1500 in a bean-guessing contest at the movie theatre, quits his job and sets forth for the seedy, down-at-the-heels town of Peckham Falls. There he buys a barrel factory and falls in love with Irene Lee (Toby Wing), the snobbish niece of crusty old Morton Ross (Tully Marshall), the town's only rich man and owner of the closed canneries. Oleander Tubbs (Helen Chandler) and her inventor father Angus (Spencer Charters), who sold Oliver the factory, tell him it has no future but he disagrees and says he will have everything booming again. Oleander thinks he is daffy but she and her father agree to help him. Angus invents a collapsible barrel and Oliver, seeing fame and fortune just ahead, spends all of his money just keeping the factory going. Oliver persuades old man Ross to re-open the canneries and to use the ground-breaking barrels and things appear to be going okay, until Dennis Andrews (Walter Byron), Ross' slick attorney, tries to doubel-cross both Ross and Oliver by bilking Angus out of the patent rights to the barrel.
17.
Along Came Love (1936) as Set Dresser
18.
Private Worlds (1935) as Asst set dresser
19.
Peck's Bad Boy (1934) as Interior Decorator
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.

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