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Leo McCarey

Leo McCarey

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Also Known As: Died: July 5, 1969
Born: October 3, 1898 Cause of Death: emphysema
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA Profession: Director ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Satan Never Sleeps (1962) as Director
A priest (William Holden) arrives at a mission-post in China accompanied by a young native girl who has joined him along the way. His job is to relieve the existing priest (Clifton Webb), who is now too old and weak to continue with the upkeep of the church. However, Communist soldiers arrive at the mission and seize it as a command post. Their leader rapes the native girl and impregnates her, only later to realise that Communism is no good for him. In the end, the foursome flee to the border, but are pursued by Communist forces along the way.
2.
Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys! (1959) as Director
The arrival of an Army missile base shatters the peaceful life of a suburban town.
3.
An Affair to Remember (1957) as Director
A romantic shipboard romance inspires a couple to promise to meet six months later.
4.
My Son John (1952) as Director
A woman suspects her son is a Communist spy.
5.
Good Sam (1948) as Director
A family man helps out people in need and ends up broke in the process.
6.
The Bells of St. Mary's (1945) as Director
A liberal priest tries to soften the strict nun running St. Mary's school.
7.
Going My Way (1944) as Director
A young priest revitalizes a failing parish and brings new life to the elder priest.
8.
Once Upon a Honeymoon (1942) as Director
A radio correspondent tries to rescue a burlesque queen from her marriage to a Nazi official.
9.
Love Affair (1939) as Director
Near-tragic misunderstandings threaten a shipboard romance.
10.
Make Way for Tomorrow (1937) as Director
A devoted couple faces the harsh economic realities of growing older.
11.
The Awful Truth (1937) as Director
A divorced couple keeps getting mixed up in each other's love lives.
12.
The Milky Way (1936) as Director
A mild-mannered milkman stumbles onto a career in the boxing ring.
13.
Ruggles of Red Gap (1935) as Director
A Western rancher wins a British valet in a poker game.
14.
Belle of the Nineties (1934) as Director
A cabaret entertainer shifts her operations to New Orleans and becomes exceedingly popular with the local men.
15.
Six of a Kind (1934) as Director
The Whinneys share expenses for their trip to Hollywood with George and Gracie and thier great Dane. A clerk in Whinney's bank has put fifty thousand dollars in a suitcase, hoping to rob Whinney on the road, but instead Whinney takes another road and is himself arrested in Nevada.
16.
Duck Soup (1933) as Director
When he's named dictator of Freedonia, a con artist declares war on the neighboring kingdom.
17.
The Kid from Spain (1932) as Director
An innocent man accused of robbing banks masquerades as a bullfighter to escape the police.
18.
Indiscreet (1931) as Director
19.
Part Time Wife (1930) as Director
20.
Wild Company (1930) as Director
21.
Let's Go Native (1930) as Director
Dress designer Joan Wood, who's heavily in debt, has created costumes for a Broadway show that is exported to Argentina. With the money she wants to pay her debts, but there was a mistake: she is receiving the money in Buenos Aires, not in New York. Her friend Wally Wendell, whose grandfather does not approve of his relationship with her, wants him to marry a girl he hasn't seen for some years named Constance Cook, whose grandfather is the owner of a ship traveling to Buenos Aires and Constance is one of the passengers. Wally's friend Basil has caused a freak accident with Voltair McGuines' cab, who wants his money for the damage. Basil asks Wally, but he has been disinherited and lost all credit by his grandfather, because he still wants Joan.
22.
Red Hot Rhythm (1929) as Director
23.
The Sophomore (1929) as Director
24.
25.
26.
Dog Shy (1926)
In this silent short, a man tries to rescue a young beauty from marrying a rich man she doesn't love.
27.
Be Your Age (1926)
In this silent short, a young man in need considers marrying a wealthy widow.
28.
Mums the Word (1926)
In this silent short, a widow forgets to tell her rich new husband she has a grown son.
29.
Tell' em Nothing (1926)
In this silent short, a divorce lawyer's wife is jealous of one of his clients.
30.
Innocent Husbands (1925)
In this silent short, an honest husband has to keep his suspicious wife from finding the woman who's passed out in his bedroom.
31.
What Price Goofy? (1925)
In this silent short, a man tries to keep his jealous wife from discovering a ladies' undergarment innocently left in their home.
32.
Bad Boy (1925)
In this silent short, a young man tries to impress his parents, despite the fact that they disagree on everything.
33.
Isn't Life Terrible (1925)
In this silent short, a family camping trip turns into a disaster.
34.
Caretaker's Daughter, The (1925)
In this silent short, a man with a jealous wife gets mixed up with his boss's girlfriend.
35.
Society Secrets (1921) as Director
36.
No Woman Knows (1921) as Assistant Director
37.
Outside the Law (1920) as Assistant Director
38.
The Virgin of Stamboul (1920) as Assistant Director
Achmet Bey, a Turkish chieftain, catches one of his many wives in adultery and murders her lover. Throwing aside the cuckolding wife, he abducts his harem an innocent girl. However, a brave American who loves her comes to her rescue.

Cast (feature film)

39.
The Big Show (1957) as

Writer (feature film)

40.
Love Affair (1994) as From Story ("Love Affair" (Usa/1939))
After meeting and falling in love, a couple plan a rendezvous six months later. When one of them is injured on the way to the meeting, the other waits without knowing what happened.
41.
Move Over, Darling (1963) as Original Story
Five years after a woman disappeared in the sea after a plane crash, her husband remarries and sets off to be with the new wife only to be confronted by the woman he had pronounced legally dead.
42.
Satan Never Sleeps (1962) as Screenwriter
A priest (William Holden) arrives at a mission-post in China accompanied by a young native girl who has joined him along the way. His job is to relieve the existing priest (Clifton Webb), who is now too old and weak to continue with the upkeep of the church. However, Communist soldiers arrive at the mission and seize it as a command post. Their leader rapes the native girl and impregnates her, only later to realise that Communism is no good for him. In the end, the foursome flee to the border, but are pursued by Communist forces along the way.
43.
Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys! (1959) as Screenwriter
The arrival of an Army missile base shatters the peaceful life of a suburban town.
44.
An Affair to Remember (1957) as Screenwriter
A romantic shipboard romance inspires a couple to promise to meet six months later.
45.
An Affair to Remember (1957) as Original Story
A romantic shipboard romance inspires a couple to promise to meet six months later.
46.
My Son John (1952) as Story
A woman suspects her son is a Communist spy.
47.
My Son John (1952) as Screenwriter
A woman suspects her son is a Communist spy.
48.
Good Sam (1948) as Story
A family man helps out people in need and ends up broke in the process.
49.
The Bells of St. Mary's (1945) as Story
A liberal priest tries to soften the strict nun running St. Mary's school.
50.
Going My Way (1944) as Story
A young priest revitalizes a failing parish and brings new life to the elder priest.
51.
Once Upon a Honeymoon (1942) as Story
A radio correspondent tries to rescue a burlesque queen from her marriage to a Nazi official.
52.
My Favorite Wife (1940) as Original Story
A shipwrecked woman is rescued just in time for her husband''s re-marriage.
53.
Love Affair (1939) as Story
Near-tragic misunderstandings threaten a shipboard romance.
54.
The Cowboy and the Lady (1938) as Original Story
A socialite posing as her own maid falls for a rodeo rider.
55.
Indiscreet (1931) as [Wrt] by
56.
Part Time Wife (1930) as Dial
57.
Locuras de amor (1930) as Screenwriter
58.
Locuras de amor (1930) as Original Story
59.
Part Time Wife (1930) as Screenwriter
60.
Red Hot Rhythm (1929) as Story

Producer (feature film)

61.
Satan Never Sleeps (1962) as Producer
A priest (William Holden) arrives at a mission-post in China accompanied by a young native girl who has joined him along the way. His job is to relieve the existing priest (Clifton Webb), who is now too old and weak to continue with the upkeep of the church. However, Communist soldiers arrive at the mission and seize it as a command post. Their leader rapes the native girl and impregnates her, only later to realise that Communism is no good for him. In the end, the foursome flee to the border, but are pursued by Communist forces along the way.
62.
Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys! (1959) as Producer
The arrival of an Army missile base shatters the peaceful life of a suburban town.
63.
My Son John (1952) as Producer
A woman suspects her son is a Communist spy.
64.
Good Sam (1948) as Producer
A family man helps out people in need and ends up broke in the process.
65.
The Bells of St. Mary's (1945) as Producer
A liberal priest tries to soften the strict nun running St. Mary's school.
66.
Once Upon a Honeymoon (1942) as Producer
A radio correspondent tries to rescue a burlesque queen from her marriage to a Nazi official.
67.
My Favorite Wife (1940) as Producer
A shipwrecked woman is rescued just in time for her husband''s re-marriage.

Music (feature film)

68.
What Happens in Vegas (2008)
For charismatic party guy Jack Fuller and buttoned-up commodities trader Joy McNally, a rowdy weekend coincidentally shared in Las Vegas should have ended up being little more than a random blur. That is, if these two vacationing New Yorkers didn't have a signed marriage license to shockingly remind
69.
How To Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003)
Andie Anderson, the how-to girl for Composure Magazine, agrees to write a firsthand account of all the things women do to drive away men; she has to find a guy, make him fall in love with her, then get dumped--all in 10 days. But little does she know that her target, ad agency hottie, Benjamin Barry
70.
Sleepless In Seattle (1993) as Song ("An Affair To Remember")
A motherless boy uses a radio talk show to find a new wife for his father.
71.
Satan Never Sleeps (1962) as Composer
A priest (William Holden) arrives at a mission-post in China accompanied by a young native girl who has joined him along the way. His job is to relieve the existing priest (Clifton Webb), who is now too old and weak to continue with the upkeep of the church. However, Communist soldiers arrive at the mission and seize it as a command post. Their leader rapes the native girl and impregnates her, only later to realise that Communism is no good for him. In the end, the foursome flee to the border, but are pursued by Communist forces along the way.
72.
Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys! (1959) as Composer
The arrival of an Army missile base shatters the peaceful life of a suburban town.
73.
An Affair to Remember (1957) as Composer
A romantic shipboard romance inspires a couple to promise to meet six months later.
74.
My Son John (1952) as Composer
A woman suspects her son is a Communist spy.
75.
Belle of the Nineties (1934) as Composer
A cabaret entertainer shifts her operations to New Orleans and becomes exceedingly popular with the local men.

Production Companies (feature film)

76.
Satan Never Sleeps (1962) as Company
A priest (William Holden) arrives at a mission-post in China accompanied by a young native girl who has joined him along the way. His job is to relieve the existing priest (Clifton Webb), who is now too old and weak to continue with the upkeep of the church. However, Communist soldiers arrive at the mission and seize it as a command post. Their leader rapes the native girl and impregnates her, only later to realise that Communism is no good for him. In the end, the foursome flee to the border, but are pursued by Communist forces along the way.
77.
Going My Way (1944) as Company
A young priest revitalizes a failing parish and brings new life to the elder priest.
78.
My Favorite Wife (1940) as Company
A shipwrecked woman is rescued just in time for her husband''s re-marriage.
79.
Love Affair (1939) as Company
Near-tragic misunderstandings threaten a shipboard romance.
80.
Make Way for Tomorrow (1937) as Company
A devoted couple faces the harsh economic realities of growing older.
81.
The Awful Truth (1937) as Company
A divorced couple keeps getting mixed up in each other's love lives.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

82.
Hearts and Minds (1975)
Filmmakers capture conflicting attitudes toward the Vietnam War.
83.
Hearts and Minds (1975)
Filmmakers capture conflicting attitudes toward the Vietnam War.

Director (special)

84.
Meet the Governor (1955) as Director
The story of Clem Waters, a midwestern lawyer who has a dream of becoming governor someday.
85.
Tom and Jerry (1955) as Director
The romantic misadventures of newlyweds Tom and Jerry Macy. In the pilot episode, a kindly parish priest attempts to bring Tom and Jerry together after a dispute puts them at odds.

Writer (special)

86.
Meet the Governor (1955) as Writer
The story of Clem Waters, a midwestern lawyer who has a dream of becoming governor someday.
87.
Tom and Jerry (1955) as Writer
The romantic misadventures of newlyweds Tom and Jerry Macy. In the pilot episode, a kindly parish priest attempts to bring Tom and Jerry together after a dispute puts them at odds.

Director (short)

88.
Big Business (1929)
In this comedic short film, a quarrel between two salesmen and a potential customer leads to an orgy of destruction.
89.
Liberty (1929)
Two escaped convicts get in trouble over a pair of pants in this short silent comedy.
90.
Way of All Pants, The (1927)
A man delivering a pair of trousers loses his own pants, setting off a chaotic sequence of events in this silent comedic short.
91.
Charley My Boy (1926)
In this short silent comedy, Charley Chase manages to get drenched in oil during his search for a job.

Writer (short)

92.
Fast Work (1930)
In this comedic short, Charley Chase mistakes an escaped lunatic for the father of a girl he's interested in.
93.
Below Zero (1930)
Struggling street musicians find a wallet full of money, not realizing it belongs to a police officer in this short film.
94.
Hog Wild (1930)
Two friends try to install a radio antenna, with disastrous results in this comedic short.
95.
Night Owls (1930)
In this short film, two vagrants try to help a police officer save his reputation.
96.
Tiembla Y Titubea ("Below Zero", Spanish) (1930)
Spanish language version of Laurel and Hardy's "Below Zero", in which struggling street musicians find a wallet full of money, not realizing it belongs to a police officer.
97.
Ladrones ("Night Owls", Spanish) (1930)
Spanish language version of Laurel and Hardy's "Night Owls", in which two vagrants try to help a police officer save his reputation.
98.
La Vida Nocturna (1930)
A husband lies to his wife and she gets revenge. A Spanish-language version of the Laurel and Hardy short BLOTTO.
99.
Snappy Sneezer (1929)
A man has hay fever, and his constant sneezing is driving everybody crazy in this short film.
100.
Double Whoopee (1929)
Two new hires upset the society guests at a swanky hotel in this silent short film.
101.
The Big Squawk (1929)
A shy man tries to win over his girl in this silent short film.
102.
Men O' War (1929)
Two sailors cause various acts of mischief while on shore leave in this short comedy.
103.
Bacon Grabbers (1929)
Stan and Ollie find work as debt collectors in this short film.
104.
Big Business (1929)
In this comedic short film, a quarrel between two salesmen and a potential customer leads to an orgy of destruction.
105.
Sky Boy (1929)
A man is trapped on an iceberg with his rival in this comedic short film.
106.
Liberty (1929)
Two escaped convicts get in trouble over a pair of pants in this short silent comedy.
107.
Perfect Day (1929)
Plans for a nice Sunday picnic seemed doomed even before two families get into the car in this comedy short.
108.
Boy Friend, The (1928)
Two parents attempt to scare off their daughter's new boyfriend in this short silent comedy.
109.
Let George Do It (1928)
Inexperienced waiters are hired for a swank dinner party in this silent short film.
110.
Putting Pants on Phillip (1927)
A pompous American tries to get his Scottish nephew to give up his kilt in this silent short comedy.
111.
The Second 100 Years (1927)
Two convicts in an escape attempt tunnel into the warden's office in this short silent comedy.

Misc. Crew (short)

112.
Big Business (1929)
In this comedic short film, a quarrel between two salesmen and a potential customer leads to an orgy of destruction.
113.
You're Darn Tootin' (1928)
In this short silent comedy, the feud between two street musicians spreads to passersby.
114.
The Finishing Touch (1928)
Laurel and Hardy are contracted to build a house in one day in this short silent comedy.
115.
Assistant Wives (1927)
An underpaid lawyer tries to convince his boss that he needs a raise, and sways a waitress to go along with the ruse in this silent short film.
116.
Putting Pants on Phillip (1927)
A pompous American tries to get his Scottish nephew to give up his kilt in this silent short comedy.

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