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Also Known As: Died: January 4, 1960
Born: April 6, 1895 Cause of Death: cancer
Birth Place: Wapakoneta, Ohio, USA Profession: Writer ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Mourning Becomes Electra (1947) as Director
Repressed passions and shameful secrets destroy a New England family.
2.
Sister Kenny (1946) as Director
True story of the Australian nurse who fought to gain acceptance for her polio-treatment methods.
3.
Government Girl (1944) as Director
An aviation engineer and a government secretary are thrown together by the war effort.

Writer (feature film)

4.
Stagecoach (1986) as From Screenplay ("Stagecoach")
A loose remake of John Ford's classic film, this television movie is set in the 1880s in the Arizona Territory, and is the story of a disparate collection of people who board a stagecoach at Tonto, each of them bound for Lordsburg for personal reasons ranging from physical and psychological escape t
5.
Heller in Pink Tights (1960) as Screenwriter
Touring actors in the wild West brave Indians and outlaws.
6.
The Hangman (1959) as Screenwriter
A marshal nicknamed "The Hangman" because of his track record in hunting down and capturing wanted criminals traces a robbery suspect to a small town. However, the man is known and liked in the town, and the citizens band together to try to help him avoid capture.
7.
The Tin Star (1957) as Screenwriter
An experienced bounty hunter helps a young sheriff learn the meaning of his badge.
8.
Run for the Sun (1956) as Screenwriter
A British traitor hunts humans in the jungles of Mexico.
9.
Prince Valiant (1954) as Screenwriter
A young Viking prince strives to become a knight in King Arthur's Court and restore his exiled father to his rightful throne.
10.
The Big Sky (1952) as Screenwriter
Trappers lead an expedition against river pirates and Indians along the Missouri River.
11.
Return of the Texan (1952) as Screenwriter
A young widower named Sam Crockett returns from Kansas City to his small hometown in rural Texas, bringing with him his feisty grandfather and two young sons, Steve and Yoyo. He tries to make a go of the old family homestead but faces financial problems and pressures from his well-to-do neighbor, Rod Marshall. He also begins an on-again-off-again romance with Rod's sister-in-law, even though she's engaged to wed the town's doctor. Events come to head when Sam's grandfather suffers a stroke.
12.
Rawhide (1951) as Writer
Two individuals on a stage coach find themselves at the mercy of four outlaws.
13.
Pinky (1949) as Screenwriter
A light-skinned black woman returns home after passing for white in nursing school.
14.
The Fugitive (1947) as Screenwriter
A revolutionary priest flees a Central American dictatorship.
15.
Mourning Becomes Electra (1947) as Screenwriter
Repressed passions and shameful secrets destroy a New England family.
16.
Sister Kenny (1946) as Screenwriter
True story of the Australian nurse who fought to gain acceptance for her polio-treatment methods.
17.
And Then There Were None (1945) as Screenwriter
Guests at a remote island mansion realize a crazed killer is stalking them.
18.
The Bells of St. Mary's (1945) as Screenwriter
A liberal priest tries to soften the strict nun running St. Mary's school.
19.
Scarlet Street (1945) as Screenwriter
A middle aged wouldbe painter falls into the clutches of an unscrupulous woman.
20.
It Happened Tomorrow (1944) as Scr and adpt
A newspaper editor writes headlines that predict the future.
21.
Government Girl (1944) as Screenwriter
An aviation engineer and a government secretary are thrown together by the war effort.
22.
For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943) as Screenwriter
A U.S. mercenary and an army of peasants fight for Spain.
23.
Mr. Lucky (1943) as Contract Writer
A gambling-ship owner is out to fleece a beautiful society woman, but falls in love.
24.
This Land Is Mine (1943) as Screenwriter
A soft-spoken school teacher tries to prove he's not a Nazi collaborator.
25.
Air Force (1943) as Orig scr
A bomber crew sees World War II action over the Pacific.
26.
Swamp Water (1941) as Screenwriter
A hunter (Andrews) happens upon a fugitive (Brennan) and his daughter (Baxter) living in a Georgia swamp. He falls in love with the girl and pursuades the fugitive to return to town.
27.
Man Hunt (1941) as Screenwriter
An Englishman goes behind enemy lines to assassinate Hitler.
28.
The Long Voyage Home (1940) as Screenwriter
A merchant ship's crew tries to survive the loneliness of the sea and the coming of war.
29.
Gunga Din (1939) as Contract Writer
Three British soldiers seek treasure during an uprising in India.
30.
The 400,000,000 (1939) as Commentary written by
31.
Stagecoach (1939) as Screenwriter
A group of disparate passengers battle personal demons and each other while racing through Indian country.
32.
Carefree (1938) as Story and adpt
A psychiatrist falls in love with the woman he's supposed to be nudging into marriage with someone else.
33.
Bringing Up Baby (1938) as Screenwriter
A madcap heiress upsets the staid existence of a straitlaced scientist.
34.
The Plough and the Stars (1937) as Screenwriter
35.
The Hurricane (1937) as Screenwriter
A Polynesian escapes prison to return home during a raging storm.
36.
The Toast of New York (1937) as Contract Writer
A 19th century con artist rises from medicine shows to Wall Street.
37.
The Toast of New York (1937) as Screenwriter
A 19th century con artist rises from medicine shows to Wall Street.
38.
Mary of Scotland (1936) as Screenwriter
Biography of the flighty Scottish queen who was brought down by love.
39.
Steamboat Round the Bend (1935) as Screenwriter
40.
She (1935) as Additional Dialogue
Leo Vincey, told by his dying uncle of a lost land visited 500 years ago by his ancestor, heads out with family friend Horace Holly to try to discover the land and its secret of immortality, said to be contained within a mystic fire. Picking up Tanya, a guide's daughter, in the frozen Russian arctic, they stumble upon Kor, revealed to be a hidden civilization ruled over by an immortal queen, called She, who believes Vincey is her long-lost lover John Vincey, Leo's ancestor.
41.
Mystery Woman (1935) as Story
42.
The Three Musketeers (1935) as Screenwriter
Alexandre Dumas's classic swashbuckler about a young guardsman fighting for the queen's honor.
43.
Señora casada necesita marido (1935) as Contract Writer
44.
The Arizonian (1935) as Story and scr by
A new marshal teams with an outlaw to straighten out a crooked town.
45.
Life Begins at 40 (1935) as Contr to scr const
A small-town newspaper publisher champions a young man who may have been jailed wrongly.
46.
The Informer (1935) as Screenwriter
An Irish rebel turns in his best friend to earn passage money to America, then has to dodge the suspicions of his cohorts.
47.
The Crusades (1935) as Screenwriter
King Richard the Lionhearted launches a crusade to preserve Christianity in Jerusalem.
48.
You Can't Buy Everything (1934) as Orig scr
A scorned woman dreams of revenge on the man who betrayed her.
49.
Marie Galante (1934) as Contr to scr const
Marie is kidnapped and taken aboard ship, then thrown off at Yucatan. She winds up singing in a cafe in the Panama Canal zone. There she gets involved in a plot to destroy the canal and runs into American intelligence officer Crawbett.
50.
Call It Luck (1934) as Screenwriter
51.
Judge Priest (1934) as Screenwriter
A Southern judge confounds civic leaders with his laid-back approach to his job.
52.
The Lost Patrol (1934) as Screenwriter
A British army troop fights off Arab snipers while holed up in an oasis.
53.
Wild Gold (1934) as Story
54.
Ever Since Eve (1934) as Contract Writer
55.
Frontier Marshal (1934) as Contract Writer
56.
Grand Canary (1934) as Contract Writer
57.
Hold That Girl (1934) as Orig scr
58.
Call It Luck (1934) as Story
59.
Man Who Dared, The (1933) as From Story
60.
Pilgrimage (1933) as Dial
A possessive mother pushes her son into World War I service rather than see him get married.
61.
Man Who Dared, The (1933) as Screenwriter
63.
Robbers' Roost (1933) as Screenwriter
64.
Hot Pepper (1933) as Story
65.
This Sporting Age (1932) as Adpt and dial
66.
While Paris Sleeps (1932) as Contract Writer
67.
She Wanted a Millionaire (1932) as Contract Writer
Impoverished Jane Miller is loved by millionaire Roger and newspaperman William. Though William warns her otherwise, she goes with the millionaire to his French chateau where she risks terrible cruelty and even death.
68.
Reckless Living (1931) as Dial
69.
Not Exactly Gentlemen (1931) as Screenwriter
70.
A Connecticut Yankee (1931) as Contract Writer
An accident sends a modern repairman back in time to King Arthur's court.
71.
The Black Camel (1931) as Contract Writer
Movie star Sheila Fayne is seeing wealthy Alan Jaynes while filming in Honolulu, Hawaii, but won't marry him without consulting famed psychic Tanaverro first. Tanaverro confronts her about the unsolved murder of fellow film star Denny Mayo three years earlier, and she decides to reject Jaynes' proposal. When Sheila is found shot to death in her beach-front pavilion, Charlie Chan of the Honolulu Police investigates.
72.
Hush Money (1931) as Dial
73.
Seas Beneath (1931) as Scr and dial
In the waning days of WWI, a U.S. "Mystery Ship," sets sail for the coast of Spain towing a submarine. Their mission is to find and sink a U-boat that has been especially effective in attacking Allied shipping. Posing as a harmless schooner, the mystery ship is in fact fitted with a formidable gun capable of sinking a U-boat. Stopping in the Canary Islands to refuel, the crew interacts with locals involved with Germans, and with Germans themselves, including the sister of the U-Boat commander, who is lurking offshore waiting for the coming battle.
74.
Skyline (1931) as Scr and dial
75.
El precio de un beso (1930) as Adaptación cinematográfica [Scr]
76.
Men Without Women (1930) as Dial
Aboard the U.S. submarine S13 in the China seas, Chief Torpedoman Burke goes about his duties. In actuality, he is Quartermaine, the infamous former commander of the British ship Royal Scot, which was sunk by Germans with a Field Marshal aboard. Quartermaine had told his sweetheart that the Field Marshal would be aboard, not knowing that she was an informant for the enemy. When the S13 sinks, Burke takes charge when the commander, Ensign Price, is unable to command. Burke must keep his mates alive long enough on the bottom of the sea for rescuers to arrive.
77.
On the Level (1930) as Adaptation
78.
Born Reckless (1930) as Dial
79.
One Mad Kiss (1930) as Adaptation
80.
One Mad Kiss (1930) as Dial
81.
Born Reckless (1930) as Screenwriter
82.
A Devil With Women (1930) as Screenwriter
Soldier of fortune Maxton is stranded in a Central American country. He and Tom, the nephew of the country's richest man, try to end Morloff's banditry but just barely escape a firing squad. They become rivals for Rosita.
83.
Men Without Women (1930) as Screenwriter
Aboard the U.S. submarine S13 in the China seas, Chief Torpedoman Burke goes about his duties. In actuality, he is Quartermaine, the infamous former commander of the British ship Royal Scot, which was sunk by Germans with a Field Marshal aboard. Quartermaine had told his sweetheart that the Field Marshal would be aboard, not knowing that she was an informant for the enemy. When the S13 sinks, Burke takes charge when the commander, Ensign Price, is unable to command. Burke must keep his mates alive long enough on the bottom of the sea for rescuers to arrive.
84.
A Devil With Women (1930) as Dial
Soldier of fortune Maxton is stranded in a Central American country. He and Tom, the nephew of the country's richest man, try to end Morloff's banditry but just barely escape a firing squad. They become rivals for Rosita.

Producer (feature film)

85.
Mourning Becomes Electra (1947) as Producer
Repressed passions and shameful secrets destroy a New England family.
86.
Sister Kenny (1946) as Producer
True story of the Australian nurse who fought to gain acceptance for her polio-treatment methods.
87.
Government Girl (1944) as Producer
An aviation engineer and a government secretary are thrown together by the war effort.

Music (feature film)

88.
Judge Priest (1934) as Composer
A Southern judge confounds civic leaders with his laid-back approach to his job.
89.
One Mad Kiss (1930) as Composer

Production Companies (feature film)

90.
This Land Is Mine (1943) as Company
A soft-spoken school teacher tries to prove he's not a Nazi collaborator.

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