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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Invasion of the Star Creatures (1962) as Director
A pair of comical soldiers (Robert Ball and Frankie Ray) investigate a mysterious crater in an atomic detonation area and discover several beautiful alien vixens (Dolores Reed and Gloria Victor) who plan to conquer the world using an army of vegetable monsters.
2.
The Brain Eaters (1958) as Director
Strange things are happening in Riverdale, Illinois. A huge, seemingly alien structure has been found jutting out of the earth. Sent to investigate the origin of the mysterious object, Senator Walter Powers discovers that parasites from the center of the earth have infiltrated the town, taking control of the authorities and workers, making communication with the outside world impossible, and leaving the responsibility of stopping the invasion up to Powers and a small group of free individuals.
3.
Female Jungle (1956) as Director
A blonde actress is murdered across from a bar. An off-duty cop has been getting pleasantly sloshed, but becomes worried about his innocence when he finds out he was seen leaving the establishment with a blonde, but doesn't remember. As he investigates, he interviews a columnist who was going with the actress, a caricaturist who drew the victim, the caricaturist's wife who works at the bar, and the caricaturist's lover, and slowly begins to put the pieces of the deadly puzzle together.

Cast (feature film)

4.
Something Evil (1972)
A horror tale about a young couple moving into a Bucks County, Pennsylvania farmhouse, unaware that it is occupied by an unseen presence that is trying to possess the wife.
5.
Bunny O'Hare (1971) as Lab technician
A penniless widow blackmails a robber into teaching her the trade.
6.
Wild Rovers (1971) as Cantina bartender
An aging cowboy joins up with a beginner to rob banks.
7.
Single Room Furnished (1968) as Mr. Duck
8.
A Man Called Dagger (1968) as Dr. Grulik
9.
Hells Angels on Wheels (1967) as Justice of the peace
A gas station attendant falls for the girlfriend of a vicious motorcycle gang.
10.
Creature of the Walking Dead (1965) as
When Conrad discovers a pornographic video featuring his fiancée, he calls the wedding off. But now, after an emotionally brutal week, an abused Jennifer has cut off Conrad's penis--and taken it with her for ransom. A doctor has advised Conrad that if found immediately, there is some hope for re-att
11.
The Girls on the Beach (1965) as Pops
A group of college girls host a beauty contest to save their sorority house.
12.
The Haunted Palace (1963) as Bartender
After inheriting a decaying estate, a man discovers his family's deadly secret.
13.
The Case of Patty Smith (1962) as Colbert
14.
The Choppers (1961) as Moose McGill
15.
The Cat Burglar (1961) as Muskie
A crook unwittingly steals a briefcase containing a secret scientific formula wanted by enemy agents.
16.
20,000 Eyes (1961) as Museum watchman
17.
Code of Silence (1960) as The fat man
High school student Dawn works hard at suppressing her budding sexuality by being the local chastity group's most active participant. Her task is made even more difficult by her bad boy stepbrother Brad's increasingly provocative behavior at home. A stranger to her own body, innocent Dawn discovers
18.
The Story of Ruth (1960) as Official
Ruth becomes the favourite of a pagan king but eventually flees to Israel.
19.
Valley of the Redwoods (1960) as Joe Wolcheck
20.
Attack of the Giant Leeches (1959) as Dave Walker
After local-moonshine swilling trapper Lem Sawyer (George Cisar) sees a giant creature, people start disappearing. While searching for illegal traps Steve Benton (Ken Clark) and Nan Greyson, his girl-friend (Jan Shepard) find Lem dying with giant sucker wounds on his body. One couple Liz Walker (Yvette Vickers) and Cal Moulton (Michael Emmett), forced into the water by her enraged husband Dave Walker (Bruno Ve Sota), gets taken by the leeches. When police refuse to believe Dave's story, he hangs himself. Soon after this, 2 more trappers disappear, the local Game Warden Steve Benton gets involved. He and Nan's father Dr Greyson (Tyler McVey) realize that the people were taken by the leeches and the leeches live in caves under the swamp. Using dynamite, the 4 missing bodies are discovered and the leeches are destroyed.
21.
Daddy-O (1959) as Sidney Chillas
Phil, a part-time truck driver and singer who wears his pants far too high, meets a feisty platinum blonde who challenges him to a drag race through Griffith Park. When he is caught and loses his license, he meets up with the sketchy Frank Wooster who offers him a job singing in his new nightclub. When Phil discovers that his new job also includes drug running, he must fight to save his friends and himself.
22.
The Wasp Woman (1959) as
A cosmetics executive's search for eternal beauty turn her into a monster.
23.
A Bucket of Blood (1959) as
A jealous Bohemian wannabe resorts to murder to perpetuate his new-found success as a sculptor.
24.
Hot Car Girl (1958) as Joe Dooley
Instead of working for aliving, Duke (Richard Bakalyan) and Freddie (John Brinkley) steal auto accessories and sell to a fence. While Duke is out driving with his girl Peg (June Kenney) she tries to dissaude him from a life of crime. Angered, he taunts her with another girl, Janice (Jana Lund), who has driven up alongside him, and they have a race. A motorcycle policeman who is chasing them is killed when he crashes into Janice's car, and she is held. Duke who has driven off, paints his black car light blue to escape detection. Janice learns his license number, and in fear of being discovered, Duke kills her. Duke coerces Peg to leave town with him, committing holdups along the way. Realizing his luck will not hold out, but unwilling to surrender, Duke sends Peg back and remains alone in an abandoned roadside fruit stand, awaiting his fate.
25.
The Cry Baby Killer (1958) as Spectator in parking lot
17-year-old Jimmy Walker (Jack Nicholson, in his screen debut) is brutally beaten by Manny Cole (Brett Halsey) and two of his teen-age punk friends, Joey (Ralph Reed) and Al (James Fillmore), because Manny wants to move in on Jimmy's girl, Carole Fields (Carolyn Mitchell). Later, Jimmy shows up at the hangout of the teenage crowd to take Carole away, and challenges Manny to a fight. Manny's two buddies move in with brass knuckles, and one of them pulls a pistol, which falls to the ground in the scuffle. Jimmy picks it up and shoots Manny and Al. A police officer orders Jimmy to surrender, but he panics, thinking he killed the pair, and dives into a small storeroom, and holds Sam (Smoki Whitfield as Jordan "Smoki" Whitfield) and Mrs. Maxton (Barbara Knudston) and her small infant baby hostages. Police Lieutenant Porter (Myron Healey) and others plead with Jimmy to surrender and release the hostages, but the terrified Jimmy threatens Sam and Mrs. Maxton with death if they break out. A large crowd gathers and almost breaks through the police lines to storm the storeroom. Porter decides to use tear gas, with a rescue unit standing by to help Mrs. Maxton and her baby. Jimmy is captured, but because he shot in self-defense, looks forward to leniency...and on such things 45-years-and-counting careers are born.
26.
27.
Carnival Rock (1957) as Kirsh
Christy runs a rock and roll nightclub on a carnival pier with his righ-hand-man Benny. Christy has a crush on the club's star, Natalie Cook, but she has eyes for Stanley, a local business man, who wants to buy out the club. When the club is sold and Christy is asked to stay on, as a party clown, he plots to destroy the club and abduct Natalie away from Stanley.
28.
The Undead (1957) as Scroop
Two psychical researchers procure the services of a lady of the night and send her back in time under hypnosis. She finds herself in the body of a past existence - a woman in medieval times waiting to be beheaded as a witch. By avoiding this fate she unwittingly starts to alter history.
29.
Rock All Night (1957) as Charley Johnson
A rock and roll film intended for the drive-in, set in a bar where a new singer is auditioning. However, things get complicated when a pair of criminals turn up and take hostages to hold off the police. The payed-off local heavy-guy turns out to be useless, as does a professional boxer, but the situation is resolved by the plucky short guy with a chip on his shoulder (Dick Miller).
30.
Teenage Doll (1957) as Witness
The Black Widows, a teenage girl gang, find one of their number killed; they suspect Barbara, sometime girlfriend of the leader of rival gang The Vandals. As the gangs prepare for a rumble, we glimpse the members' home lives, exaggerating every type of family dysfunction; but that of their "average American" quarry is no better. Full of shadowy urban night scenes.
31.
Gunslinger (1956) as Zebelon Taub
32.
Female Jungle (1956) as Frank
A blonde actress is murdered across from a bar. An off-duty cop has been getting pleasantly sloshed, but becomes worried about his innocence when he finds out he was seen leaving the establishment with a blonde, but doesn't remember. As he investigates, he interviews a columnist who was going with the actress, a caricaturist who drew the victim, the caricaturist's wife who works at the bar, and the caricaturist's lover, and slowly begins to put the pieces of the deadly puzzle together.
33.
The Oklahoma Woman (1956) as Stacy
After six years in jail Steve returns to claim a ranch left him in a will. The town is in the middle of a rough election masterminded by saloon owner Marie. Steve is soon on the side of the opposition candidate and his pretty daughter. The town's tough sheriff is on no-one's side, least of all Steve's.
34.
Dementia (aka Daughter of Horror) (1955) as Rich man
After awakening in a mysterious hotel room, a woman tries to survive a nightmare world.
35.
Jupiter's Darling (1955) as Bystander
A beautiful Roman mounts a romantic campaign to halt Hannibal's invasion of the empire.
36.
Kismet (1955) as Wholesaler
In this Arabian Nights musical, the "king of the beggars" infiltrates high society when his daughter is wooed by a handsome prince.
37.
The Fast and the Furious (1954) as Truck driver
A wrongly convicted man takes a young woman hostage while fighting to clear his name.
38.
The Last Time I Saw Paris (1954) as Lithuanian man
A writer recalls his turbulent marriage to an expatriate heiress.
39.
The Long Wait (1954) as Packman
Hitchhiker Johnny McBride is badly hurt and loses his memory when the car he is riding in crashes. Two years later, a clue leads him to his old home town, where he finds he is a murder suspect. Johnny tries to discover the truth about the murder, while pursued by gangsters and several seductive women.
40.
The Wild One (1954) as Simmonds
Motorcycle-riding delinquents take over a small town.
41.
42.
Bait (1954) as Webb
A greedy miner tries to get his beautiful wife to seduce his partner.
43.
Tennessee Champ (1954) as Poker player
A boxer reforms his crooked manager.
44.
The System (1953) as Angelo Bruno

Writer (feature film)

45.
Female Jungle (1956) as Screenwriter
A blonde actress is murdered across from a bar. An off-duty cop has been getting pleasantly sloshed, but becomes worried about his innocence when he finds out he was seen leaving the establishment with a blonde, but doesn't remember. As he investigates, he interviews a columnist who was going with the actress, a caricaturist who drew the victim, the caricaturist's wife who works at the bar, and the caricaturist's lover, and slowly begins to put the pieces of the deadly puzzle together.

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