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Walter Oberst

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Sound (feature film)

The Girls of Pleasure Island (1953) as Sound Recording
In the spring of 1945, World War II is coming to a close. Roger Halyard (Leo Genn), a dignified, strait-laced Englishmen, lives on a South Sea atoll with his three daughters, Gloria (Dorothy Bromley), Hester (Audrey Dalton) and Violet (Joan Elan), along with the housekeeper, Thelma (Elsa Lancaster), who has raised the girls since childhood. Other than their father, the girls have never seen another man. Halyard is informed that 1500 U.S. Marines will soon arrive to establish an air base on the island. Halyard is rather apprehensive over the prospect of his daughters, who have never met another man, being thrown together with 1500 Marines who haven't seen a woman in months.
Come Back, Little Sheba (1953) as Sound Recording
A mismatched couple's marital problems come to the surface when the husband develops an interest in their pretty boarder.
Scared Stiff (1953) as Sound Recording
A singer and his sidekick help an heiress who''s inherited a haunted mansion.
The Stooge (1953) as Sound Recording
A failed singer takes on a comedian to create a team act.
Pony Express (1953) as Sound Recording
Buffalo Bill and Wild Bill Hickcok fight to create a pony express route in California.
The Vanquished (1953) as Sound Recording
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.
Off Limits (1953) as Sound Recording
Wally Hogan has things going his way. He is the manager-trainer of Bullet Bradley, a fighter who has just won the lightweight championship. Life suddenly takes a not-so-happy turn, however, when Bullet gets drafted. Hogan's gangster partners "persuade him to enlist and keep an eye on the fighter, who is subsequently declared psychologically unfit for the Army. Enter Herbet Tuttle, a draftee eager to have Hogan turn him into a fighter. Hogan Reluctantly agrees only after he discovers Tuttle's aunt is the beautiful singer at a nightclub. From then on it's a case of stringing Tuttle along while trying to get close to his aunt. To further complicate Hogan's life there is a rulebook Military Police Officer who tries to squish the shenanigans.
Son of Paleface (1952) as Sound Recording
In this sequel to "The Paleface", Bob Hope and Jane Russell return as the lead characters. Hope plays Junior Potter, who returns to claim his father's gold, which is nowhere to be found. Throw in Russell as "Mike", the luscious head of a gang of thieves, and Roy Rogers as a federal marshal hot on her trail.
Sailor Beware (1952) as Sound Recording
Two sailors wreak havoc on the Navy.
The Savage (1952) as Sound Recording
Charlton Heston, Susan Morrow, Peter Hanson, Joan Taylor, Richard Rober, Milburn Stone, Ted De Corsia, & Donald Porter as Running Dog. A white man raised as an Indian by the Sioux is torn between loyalty to his adopted tribe and his true heritage when a minor feud between the cavalry and the Sioux erupts into warfare.
Red Mountain (1952) as Sound Recording
Alan Ladd, Lizabeth Scott, Arthur Kennedy, John Ireland, Jeff Corey, James Bell, Bert Freed, Neville Brand, Whit Bissell, Jay Silver Heels, Iron Eyes Cody. Rebel captain Alan Ladd rides west to Colorado to join Quantrell''s Raiders but changes sides when he discovers the ugly truth about the infamous marauder.
Denver & Rio Grande (1952) as Sound Recording
Edmund O'Brien and his team of railroading men try to build a rail line through a mountain pass, while a group of less scrupulous construction workers sabotage the entire operation in the hopes that they can get their tracks laid first and get the money from the railroad.
Caribbean (1952) as Sound Recording
The Atomic City (1952) as Sound Recording
Enemy agents kidnap an atomic scientist''''s son.
Hong Kong (1952) as Sound Recording
That's My Boy (1951) as Sound Recording
The Great Missouri Raid (1951) as Sound Recording
Peking Express (1951) as Sound Recording
The Lemon Drop Kid (1951) as Sound Recording
A bookie has the Christmas holidays to raise the money he owes a gangster.
Dear Brat (1951) as Sound Recording
When Worlds Collide (1951) as Sound Recording
Richard Derr, Barbara Rush, Peter Hanson, Larry Keating, John Hoyt. A landmark science fiction film of the fifties. Scientists race against time to build a super rocket ship that can save a select group before the earth collides with another planet. Naturally, no one wants to be left behind for the final Armageddon. The special effects which include a giant tidal wave crashing down on Broadway won an Oscar. Produced by fantasy film specialist George Pal (The Time Machine ) .
The File on Thelma Jordon (1950) as Sound Recording
A woman seduces a District Attorney and pulls him into a web of theft and murder.
The Furies (1950) as Sound Recording
The 1870s, New Mexico territory: T.C. Jeffords is a cattle baron who built his ranch, the Furies, from scratch.
Paid in Full (1950) as Sound Recording
Jane Langley has always done all she can for her selfish sibling Nancy. When both sisters fall in love with handsome Bill Prentice, Jane graciously steps aside. Relationships among all three are further complicated when the now-married Bill realizes he's still in love with Jane.
High Lonesome (1950) as Sound
Dark City (1950) as Sound Recording
Danny Haley's bookie operation is shut down, so he and his pals need money; when Danny meets Arthur Winant, a sucker from out of town, he decoys him into a series of poker games where eventually Winant loses $5000 that isn't his...then hangs himself. But it seems Winant had a shadowy, protective elder brother who believes in personal revenge. And each of the card players in turn feels a faceless doom inexorably closing in. Dark streets and sexy torch-singer Fran lend ambience.
My Friend Irma Goes West (1950) as Sound Recording
Streets of Laredo (1949) as Sound Recording
Texas, 1878: cheerful outlaw-buddies Jim, Lorn and Wahoo rescue spunky orphan Rannie Carter from rustling racketeers, then are forced to separate. Lorn goes on to bigger and better robberies, while Jim and Wahoo are (at first reluctantly) maneuvered into joining the Texas Rangers. For friendship's sake, the three try to keep out of direct conflict, but a showdown begins to look inevitable. And Rannie, now grown into lovely young womanhood, must choose between Lorn and Jim.
My Friend Irma (1949) as Sound Recording
Based on the long-running radio show. Irma is a likeable airhead who meddles in her roommate's love-life. Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis, in their first screen appearance, are juice-bar operators who are discovered when a self-proclaimed manager hears Martin's golden voice. Irma's roommate wants to marry her rich boss, but instead falls in love with Martin.
The Great Gatsby (1949) as Sound Recording
Nick Carraway, a young Midwesterner now living on Long Island, finds himself fascinated by the mysterious past and lavish lifetyle of his landlord, the nouveau riche Jay Gatsby. He is drawn into Gatsby's circle, becoming a witness to obsession and tragedy.
The Accused (1949) as Sound Recording
A prim psychology professor fights to hide a murder she committed in self-defense.
Rope of Sand (1949) as Sound Recording
Two years ago, hunting guide Mike Davis was with a client who trespassed on diamond company land and found a rich lode; Paul Vogel, sadistic commandant of company police, beat Mike nearly to death but failed to learn the location. Now Mike is back in Diamantstad, South African desert, and manager Martingale has a better idea: he hires delectable adventuress Suzanne to ferret out Mike's secret. But she soon finds she's playing with fire.
The Great Lover (1949) as Sound Recording
The French Surete and private eye Higgins are after a killer who uses innocent young Americans in a crooked gambling racket, and who sets sail on an ocean liner that also carries inept scoutmaster Freddie Hunter and his troop of boys. Freddie, who's been a "boy scout" too long, has designs on gorgeous Duchess Alexandria. The boys, far better organized than Freddie, are determined to save him from himself. But who will save Freddie from being the killer's next victim?
I Walk Alone (1948) as Sound Recording
An ex-convict discovers the world of crime has changed drastically since he went up the river.
Beyond Glory (1948) as Sound Recording
Thinking he may have caused the death of his commanding officer Captain Daniels in Tunisia, Rocky visits Daniels' widow. She falls for him, he falls for her, she encourages him to go to West Point. While there he faces serious disciplinary review for having forced a plebe into resigning. He may even be court-martialled.
Dream Girl (1948) as Sound Recording
A Foreign Affair (1948) as Sound Recording
A prim Congresswoman gets caught up in the romantic decadence of post-war Germany.
Sorry, Wrong Number (1948) as Sound Recording
A neurotic invalid accidentally overhears a phone conversation plotting her own murder.
The Perils of Pauline (1947) as Sound Recording
The world''''s worst actress rises to stardom as serial queen Pearl White.
Calcutta (1947) as Sound Recording
Neale and Pedro fly cargo between Chungking and Calcutta. When their buddy Bill is murdered they investigate. Neale meets Bill's fiancée Virginia and becomes suspicious of a deeper plot while also falling for her charms.
Cross My Heart (1947) as Sound Recording
Blaze of Noon (1947) as Sound Recording
In the 1920s, the four McDonald brothers leave the uncertain life of carnival stunt fliers for steady jobs with the U.S. Air Mail. They've agreed that "guys like us don't have a right to get married," but that's before Colin meets nurse Lucille Stewart and, in a whirlwind courtship, weds her. Can this marriage, or indeed any of the brothers, survive the dangers of their new profession?
Desert Fury (1947) as Sound Recording
Fritzi Haller is a powerful casino owner in Chuckawalla, Nevada. Her daughter Paula (having quit school) returns at the same time as racketeer Eddie Bendix, who left under suspicion of murdering his wife. Paula and Eddie become involved; each for their own reasons, Fritzi, Paula's old beau Tom, and Eddie's pal Johnny try to break up the relationship. Then Eddie's past catches up with him in an unexpected way.
Road to Rio (1947) as Sound Recording
Another in the excellent Hope and Crosby 'Road To' series. Scat Sweeney, and Hot Lips Barton, two out of work musicians, stow away on board a Rio bound ship, after accidentally setting fire to the big top of a circus. They then get mixed up with a potential suicide Lucia, who first thanks them, then unexpectedly turns them over to the ship's captain. When they find out that she has been hypnotised, to go through a marriage of convenience, when the ship reaches Rio, the boys turn up at the ceremony, in order to stop the wedding, and to help catch the crooks.
Danger Street (1947) as Re-rec and eff mixer
Pat Marvin (Jane Withers), a photographer/reporter for a magazine gets some pictures of a gambling place and barely escapes with her life. The publisher decides to sell the publication, and the staff, headed by the editor, Larry Burke (Robert Lowery), get the money together to buy it. Larry and Pat decide to get some pictures of a never-photographed society deb, Cynthia Van Loan (Elaine Riley), and, in the process, stumble upon a murder, identify the killer, expose the girl's scheming fiancee, and get their pictures.
Golden Earrings (1947) as Sound Recording
An English POW tries to hide from the Nazis by posing as a gypsy.
The Strange Love of Martha Ivers (1946) as Sound Recording
Years after a murder drove them apart, an heiress tries to win back her lost love.
Swamp Fire (1946) as Re-rec and eff mixer
Two Years Before the Mast (1946) as Sound Recording
Charles Stewart, the "Pilgrim" owner's playboy son, finds himself shanghaied on his father's ship commanded by cruel Captain Thompson. When scurvy breaks out he leads a mutiny and is slapped in irons. Floggings and torture abound.
The Searching Wind (1946) as Sound Recording
Always the diplomat, Alex Hazen is slow to take sides in Europe of the 1920s and 1930s. Cassie Bowwman wants him to be more decisive and leaves him in Rome just as Mussolini is coming to power. There Alex marries Emily, daughter of a newspaper publisher who hires Cassie for his Paris bureau -- just before retiring form active management of his paper. Alex and Emily's son Sam, recently returned from active duty in World War II, learns the whole story one night in Washington when Emily invites Cassie to dinner. Sam has a story to tell, too.
Incendiary Blonde (1945) as Sound Recording
In this true story, Texas Guinan rises from Wild West shows to become New York's "Queen of the Nightclubs" during Prohibition.
You Came Along (1945) as Sound Recording
War hero flier Bob Collins goes on a war bond selling tour with two buddies, and substitute "chaperone" Ivy Hotchkiss. Bob's a cheerful Lothario with several girls in every town on the tour. After some amusing escapades, Bob and Ivy become romantically involved, agreeing it's "just fun up in the air." Then Ivy finds out the real reason why it shouldn't be anything more.
Salty O'Rourke (1945) as Sound Recording
Salty owes money to Doc Baxter; he and his pal Smitty have one month to pay up. They get a race horse and a disbarred jockey, Johnny Cates, who must fake his identity to race. Johnny and Salty both fall in love with Barbara Brooks and, to get even, Johnny considers throwing the horserace.
The Stork Club (1945) as Sound Recording
A hat-check girl gets rich quick when she saves a millionaire''s life.
The Affairs of Susan (1945) as Sound Recording
Susan is about to be married, but the wedding may get called off after her fiancee summons three former beaus. Each reveals a different portrait of Susan: one describes her as a naive country girl who reluctantly becomes an actress, another paints a picture of a gay party girl and and the third describes a serious intellectual. Which one is the real Susan?
Hail the Conquering Hero (1944) as Sound Recording
A group of veterans help a small-town fraud convince his family he was a war hero.
The Great Moment (1944) as Sound Recording
A 19th-century dentist sets out to find a painless method for pulling teeth in this true story.
Double Indemnity (1944) as Sound Recording
An insurance salesman gets seduced into plotting a client's death.
Rainbow Island (1944) as Sound Recording
A girl is raised as a native while living on a tropical island.
The Miracle of Morgan's Creek (1944) as Sound Recording
During World War II, a 4F tries to help the woman he loves cover up a surprise pregnancy.
Lady in the Dark (1944) as Sound Recording
The Good Fellows (1943) as Sound Recording
The title of Grand Caesar in the Ancient Order of Noblest Romans of Wakefield, Indiana keeps Jim "Pop" Helton (Cecil Kellaway) so involved and distracted that he forgets to pay the family's bills, nearly makes a shambles of a real estate deal his oldest daughter, Ethel (Helen Walker)is working on,almost wrecks her romance with Captain Tom Drayson (James Brown), and gets involved in a game with a pool shark in an effort to raise the remaining $75 of the $6,750 needed (that they didn't have) by the Wakefield Lodge to host the national convention of the Noblest Romans.
True to Life (1943) as Sound Recording
A writer for a radio program needs some fresh ideas to juice up his show. For inspiration, he rents a room with a typical American family and begins to secretly write about their true life antics. The show becomes a big hit, but he begins to feel guilty about his charade when he falls in love with the family's pretty older daughter.
So Proudly We Hail! (1943) as Sound Recording
Nurses caught behind enemy lines during World War II fight to survive.
Road to Morocco (1942) as Sound Recording
Two castaways get mixed up in an Arabian nightmare when they're caught between a bandit chief and a beautiful princess.
Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch (1942) as Sound Recording
In the shanty town called the Cabbage Patch, Mrs. Wiggs scrabbles for survival with her brood of children and hopes for the return of her husband, who left many years before.
The Lady Has Plans (1942) as Sound Recording
Some dastardly criminals have stolen some top secret plans and tattoo them on the back of a woman so she can sell them to the highest bidder in Lisbon. This woman plans to take the place of a 'Sidney Royce', a legitimate traveler going to Lisbon as a reporter. Crossed signals allows the real Sidney to reach Portugal first, where she is pursued by those trying to obtain the plans and US government agents trying to prevent the sale.
Lucky Jordan (1942) as Sound Recording
A racketeer struggles to adjust to military life after he''''s drafted.
The Palm Beach Story (1942) as Sound Recording
To finance her husband's career, a married woman courts an eccentric millionaire.
True to the Army (1942) as Sound Recording
The Great Man's Lady (1942) as Sound Recording
A pioneer couple struggle to build a city in the wild West.
Sullivan's Travels (1942) as Sound Recording
A filmmaker masquerades as a hobo to get in touch with the little people.
Are Husbands Necessary? (1942) as Sound Recording
Aloma of the South Seas (1941) as Sound Recording
A young South Seas native boy is sent to the U.S. for his education, returns to his island after his father dies to try to stop a revolution.
Reaching for the Sun (1941) as Sound Recording
Louisiana Purchase (1941) as Sound Recording
A bumbling young politician gets caught between grifters and a senator investigating corruption.
Las Vegas Nights--"The Last Frontier Town" (1941) as Sound Recording
A vaudeville act tries to turn a broken-down house into a posh nightclub.
Caught in the Draft (1941) as Sound Recording
Don Bolton is a movie star who can't stand loud noises. To evade the draft, he decides to get married...but falls for a colonel's daughter. By mistake, he and his two cronies enlist. In basic training, Don hopes to make a good impression on the fair Antoinette and her father, but his military career is largely slapstick. Will he ever get his corporal's stripes?
Life with Henry (1941) as Sound Recording
Young Henry Aldrich would like to "win" a trip to Alaska. But in order to participate, he first has to put up $100. The whole matter sounds awfully fishy. Henry and his pal Dizzy go into the soap business. Their attempt to raise money turns into a disaster when they get the soap formula wrong. But the Alaska trip is really on the level. It's been organized by Sylvanus Q. Sattherwaite, businessman and philanthropist. But Henry still doesn't have the money...
Moon over Burma (1940) as Sound Recording
Remember the Night (1940) as Sound Recording
An assistant D.A. takes a shoplifter home with him for Christmas.
Christmas in July (1940) as Sound Recording
An unemployed dreamer thinks he's won a big radio contest.
Safari (1940) as Sound Recording
The Light That Failed (1940) as Sound Recording
A London artist struggles to complete one last painting before going blind.
Typhoon (1940) as Sound Recording
The Great McGinty (1940) as Sound Recording
A hobo rises to town mayor when he hooks up with a crooked political boss.
Mystery Sea Raider (1940) as Sound Recording
Seventeen (1940) as Sound Recording
Rulers of the Sea (1939) as Sound Recording
Persons in Hiding (1939) as Sound Recording
Beau Geste (1939) as Sound Recording
Three brothers in the French foreign legion fight off murderous Arabs and a sadistic sergeant.
The Lady's from Kentucky (1939) as Sound Recording
Some Like It Hot (1939) as Sound Recording
A carnival con artist tries to ride his girlfriend''''s singing talents to the big time.
Paris Honeymoon (1939) as Sound Recording
A Texas millionaire travels to Europe to meet his girlfriend, a European countess. He stops in a rustic mountain village and meets a beautiful peasant girl. He falls in love with her, then must decide if he wants her or the rich countess.
Sudden Money (1939) as Sound Recording
Never Say Die (1939) as Sound Recording
Campus Confessions (1938) as Sound Recording
Scandal Street (1938) as Sound Recording
Tip-Off Girls (1938) as Sound Recording
Spawn of the North (1938) as Sound Recording
Two Alaskan salmon fishermen, Tyler Dawson (skipper of the "Who Cares") and Jim Kimmerlee of the "Old Reliable," are lifelong pals. Their romantic rivalry over young Dian ends amicably. But a more serious rift, with violent consequences, arises when Tyler befriends Russian fish pirates while Jim finds himself aligned with local vigilantes. Notable glacier scenery.
You and Me (1938) as Sound Recording
Born to the West (1937) as Sound Recording
Dare Rudd takes a shine to his cattleman cousin Tom's girlfriend who asks Tom to hire Dare to head the big cattle drive. Dare loses the money for the drive to cardsharps, but Tom wins it back, but Dare must save Tom's life.
Partners in Crime (1937) as Sound Recording
Blonde Trouble (1937) as Sound Recording
Fred Stevens (Johnny Downs), on his way to New York City with hopes of succeeding as a songwriter, meets and falls in love with Edna Baker, an employee in a dentist's office. In New York, Fred meets Paul Sears (William Demarest), a broken-down songwriter, his wife Lucille (Helen Flint) and her gold-digging sister, Eileen Fletcher (Terry Walker.) They are indifferent to him until they discover he has his life's savings with him. Eileen makes plans to marry Fred and ignores her song-publishing boy friend, Joe Hart (Lynne Overman.) Fred and Paul write a song together and take it to Hart, who sees a way to get Eileen off his hands by giving Fred a large advance. Fred, who is completely swayed by Eileen, parts with Edna. Hart continues the advances but when Fred and Paul go to him asking why the song hasn't been published, Hart tells them it isn't any good and he was using Fred to help rid him of Eileen. Fred now realizes he loves Edna. A popular radio singer sees Fred's song in Hart's office and sings it on the air, and it becomes a hit.
Exclusive (1937) as Sound Recording
Make Way for Tomorrow (1937) as Sound Recording
A devoted couple faces the harsh economic realities of growing older.
Night of Mystery (1937) as Sound Recording
Let's Make a Million (1936) as Sound Recording
Murder with Pictures (1936) as Sound
The Return of Sophie Lang (1936) as Sound Recording
Desert Gold (1936) as Sound Recording
Chet Kasedon is after the Indians hidden gold mine but Chief Moya will not reveal it's location. He has also hired mining engineers Gale and Mortimer to locate the mine. When Gale sees Kasedon's cruelty to Moya, he switches sides.
Rose Bowl (1936) as Sound Recording
Girl of the Ozarks (1936) as Sound Recording
Too Many Parents (1936) as Sound Recording
Hollywood Boulevard (1936) as Sound Recording
The Virginia Judge (1935) as Sound Recording
Nevada (1935) as Sound Recording
Hands Across the Table (1935) as Sound Recording
A manicurist uses her beauty and emery board to snag a rich husband.
Millions in the Air (1935) as Sound Recording

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