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Robert Parrish

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Also Known As: Died: December 4, 1995
Born: January 4, 1916 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Columbus, Georgia, USA Profession: Director ...


Director (feature film)

Mississippi Blues (1984) as Director
The Destructors (1974) as Director
A U.S. drug agent works to bring down a drug lord in Paris.
Town Called Hell, A (1971) as Director
Journey to the Far Side of the Sun (1969) as Director
A planet is discovered in the same orbit as Earth's but is located on the exact opposite side of the sun, making it not visible from Earth. The European Space Exploration Council decide to send American astronaut Glenn Ross and British scientist John Kane via spaceship to explore the other planet. After a disastrous crash-landing Ross awakes to learn that Kane lies near death and that they apparently have returned to Earth, as evidenced by the presence of the Council director and his staff. Released to the custody of his wife, he soon learns things are not as they seem.
Duffy (1968) as Director
A playboy tries to rob his father with the help of a gentleman crook.
Casino Royale (1967) as Director
A retired James Bond goes back into action to infiltrate a nest of enemy spies.
The Bobo (1967) as Director
To land a job, an aspiring singer has to seduce a heartless gold digger.
Up From the Beach (1965) as Director
In the French Style (1963) as Director
A beautiful art student is torn between her French boyfriend and her wealthy American father.
The Wonderful Country (1959) as Director
A hired gun falls for a Texas Ranger''''s wife.
Saddle the Wind (1958) as Director
A rancher with a questionable past tries to stop his outlaw brother.
Fire Down Below (1957) as Director
Partners in a tramp steamer both fall for a mysterious lady passenger.
Lucy Gallant (1955) as Director
A fashion designer sacrifices happiness to build a string of clothing stores.
The Purple Plain (1955) as Director
A blinded Canadian flier has to find his way through World War II Burma.
Shoot First (1953) as Director
American officer in England confronts spies and accusations of murder.
My Pal Gus (1952) as Director
The San Francisco Story (1952) as Director
In the 1850s San Francisco newspaper editor Jim Martin seeks the help of wealthy miner Rick Nelson in ousting crooked politician Andrew Cain. Cain's girlfriend Adelaide falls in love with Rick. Rick and the bad guy shoot it out with shotguns on horseback.
The Mob (1951) as Director
A police detective fakes a suspension so he can go undercover.
Ten Tall Men (1951) as Director
A Foreign Legion sergeant leads ten volunteers against a mighty Arab army.
Cry Danger (1951) as Director
An innocent ex-con sets out to find the real criminals.

Cast (feature film)

Blue Bayou (1990) as Tony
A Los Angeles district attorney relocates with her troublesome teenage son to New Orleans, where the boy can be supervised by his father, a policeman who left the family 15 years ago.
Dramatic School (1938) as Student
A young actress struggles to make a hit on stage and in married life.
Mr. Doodle Kicks Off (1938) as Second sophomore
A millionaire will stop at nothing to turn his son into a star athlete.
It Could Happen to You (1937) as Runner
Thin Ice (1937) as
The Right To Love (1930) as Willie
Men Without Women (1930) as
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.
Up the River (1930) as
Two convicts break out to help an ex-con friend stay straight.
Four Sons (1928) as Child
A family saga in which three of a Bavarian widow''''s sons go to war for Germany and the fourth goes to America, Germany''''s eventual opponent.
Mother Machree (1928) as Child
Ellen McHugh, a poor Irish immigrant to America, finds work in a carnival and is thus able to send her son Brian to a fine school. But when her position is found out, the school expels Brian. Mrs. McHugh feels compelled to allow the school principal and his wife to adopt Brian. The widow McHugh becomes a housekeeper and raises her employer's daughter Edith, who grows up to fall in love with Brian McHugh.

Producer (feature film)

In the French Style (1963) as Producer
A beautiful art student is torn between her French boyfriend and her wealthy American father.

Editing (feature film)

The Brave Bulls (1951) as Film Editor
A matador must recover his courage after being gored in the ring.
Of Men and Music (1951) as Film Editor
All the King's Men (1950) as Ed adv
A backwoods politician rises to the top only to become corrupted.
No Sad Songs for Me (1950) as Ed adv
A terminally ill woman struggles to leave her husband and child taken care of before she dies.
Caught (1949) as Film Editor
A woman's dream marriage to a multi-millionaire turns into a nightmare when she discovers he's insane.
A Double Life (1948) as Film Editor
An actor starring as Othello opposite his wife finds the character''''s jealous rage taking over his mind off-stage.
No Minor Vices (1948) as Film Editor
Perry Ashwell is a self-satisfied child psychologist who takes his colleagues and wife somewhat for granted. So confident is he of his position that he introduces rich attractive painter Octavio Quaglini to his office and home. Quaglini is no respecter of convention, and April Ashwell is extremely attractive.
Body and Soul (1947) as Film Editor
A young boxer slugs his way out of the slums only to fall prey to organized crime.
December 7th (1943) as Editor
After the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor, the U.S. fights to survive the early days of World War II.

Music (feature film)

Black Tuesday (1955) as Composer
Vicious gangster Vincent Canelli pulls off a daring prison escape just moments before going to the electric chair, taking with him Peter Manning - a bank robber and cop killer who was to die right after him. Taking several hostages along, they try to get their hands on the loot from Manning's robbery to finance their escape from the country.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

The Last of the Mohicans (1992) as Grip
A Native''''s adopted son falls for the British officer''''s daughter he''''s assigned to protect during the French and Indian War.

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