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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Music (feature film)

1.
Broadway Melody of 1940 (1940) as Mus presentation
A vaudeville team breaks up when both men fall for the same gorgeous hoofer.
2.
Two Girls on Broadway (1940) as Mus pres
A sister act splits up over love.
3.
Bitter Sweet (1940) as Musical presentation
A voice teacher and his star pupil run away together to a life of love and poverty.
4.
Strike Up the Band (1940) as Music presentation
A high-school band sets out to win a national radio contest.
5.
Broadway Serenade (1939) as Mus presentation
Career conflicts threaten a singer''s marriage to a young composer.
6.
Honolulu (1939) as Mus presentation
A movie star trades places with a Hawaiian plantation owner.
7.
The Girl of the Golden West (1938) as Mus presentations by
A frontierswoman shelters a notorious outlaw.
8.
Sweethearts (1938) as Mus presentations
Bickering husband-and-wife stage stars are manipulated into a break-up for publicity purposes.
9.
Broadway Melody of 1938 (1937) as Mus presentations by
Backstage problems jeopardize a Broadway musical.
10.
Rosalie (1937) as Mus presentation
A West Point cadet falls for a European princess.
11.
A Day at the Races (1937) as Mus presentation
A group of zanies tries to save a pretty girl's sanitarium.
12.
Born to Dance (1936) as Mus presentations
A sailor on leave helps a young dancer make it to the top on Broadway.

Art Director (feature film)

13.
Dead Men Tell No Tales (1971)
A chase thriller that has a travel photographer finding himself the quarry of paid assassins who have mistaken him for somebody else.
14.
Mr. and Mrs. Bo Jo Jones (1971)
Two high school seniors try to adjust to adult responsibilities when an unexpected pregnancy forces them into marriage.
15.
The Young Runaways (1968) as Art Director
Three teenage runaways leave home for life in the big city for a variety of reasons. Fortunately, a kind soul offers the teens refuge in his home.
16.
The Power (1968) as Art Director
A scientist tries to unmask a murderous genius with psychic powers.
17.
The Fastest Guitar Alive (1967) as Art Director
When the Civil War ends, Confederate spies have to return the fortune they just stole.
18.
Hot Rods to Hell (1967) as Art Director
A family traveling through the desert is set up by a teen gang.
19.
Riot on Sunset Strip (1967) as Art Director
20.
Double Trouble (1967) as Art Director
A teen heiress falls for an American rock singer in London.
21.
To Trap a Spy (1966) as Art Director
Secret agents try to stop the assassination of an African leader touring the U.S.
22.
The Spy With My Face (1966) as Art Director
Enemy agents turn one of their own into a dead ringer for Man from U.N.C.L.E. Napoleon Solo.
23.
One Spy Too Many (1966) as Art Direction
U.N.C.L.E. agents Napoleon Solo and Ilya Kuryakin try to keep a madman from conquering the world.
24.
Your Cheatin' Heart (1964) as Art Director
Legendary country-western singer Hank Williams uses alcohol to deal with the pressures of fame.
25.
Hootenanny Hoot (1963) as Art Director
Television producers discover country/western music at a small-town college.
26.
The Horizontal Lieutenant (1962) as Art Director
During World War II, an inept intelligence officer falls hard for a military nurse.
27.
North by Northwest (1959) as Art Director
An advertising man is mistaken for a spy, triggering a deadly cross-country chase.
28.
Hot Summer Night (1957) as Art Director
A hot-shot reporter risks his life to land an interview with a notorious crook.
29.
Gun Glory (1957) as Art Director
A reformed gunslinger is rejected by everyone until he's needed to fight off outlaws.
30.
The Invisible Boy (1957) as Art Director
A boy''''s robot playmate is taken over by aliens.
31.
The Rack (1956) as Art Director
A Korean War veteran is accused of cracking under enemy torture.
32.
The Last Hunt (1956) as Art Director
Two frontiersmen clash over the slaughter of a buffalo herd.
33.
The Fastest Gun Alive (1956) as Art Director
A reformed gunslinger''''s past keeps catching up with him.
34.
The Scarlet Coat (1955) as Art Director
An American officer goes undercover to unmask a Revolutionary War traitor.
35.
Rose Marie (1954) as Art Director
A trapper''''s daughter is torn between the Mountie who wants to civilize her and a dashing prospector.
36.
Arena (1953) as Art Director
A rodeo star fights to mend his broken marriage.
37.
Ziegfeld Follies (1946) as Art Director
Legendary showman Flo Ziegfeld imagines the kind of Follies he could produce with MGM's musical stars.
38.
Easy to Wed (1946) as Art Director
In this remake of Libeled Lady, a tough newspaper editor hires a gigolo to compromise a woman suing his paper for libel.
39.
Swing Fever (1944) as Associate (Art Direction)
A bandleader with hypnotic powers tries to train a boxer.
40.
Broadway Rhythm (1944) as Mus presentation
A retired vaudevillian clashes with his producer son.
41.
Bathing Beauty (1944) as Art Director
A songwriter enrolls in an all-girl school to court a pretty gym teacher.
42.
Meet the People (1944) as Mus presentation
A fading stage star tries to revive her career by taking a job in a shipyard.
43.
Girl Crazy (1943) as Mus presentation
A womanizing playboy finds true love when he's sent to a desert college.
44.
Presenting Lily Mars (1943) as Musical presentation
A small-town girl fights for her big chance on Broadway.
45.
Du Barry Was a Lady (1943) as Mus presentation
A night club employee dreams he's Louis XV, and the star he idolizes is his lady love.
46.
I Dood It (1943) as Mus presentation
A tailor nurses an unrequited crush on a stage star.
47.
Born to Sing (1942) as Mus presentation
Fledgling entertainers put on a show for Uncle Sam.
48.
Babes on Broadway (1942) as Mus presentation
Show-biz hopefuls stage a benefit for an orphanage.
49.
Panama Hattie (1942) as Mus presentation
A nightclub owner in Panama takes on Nazi spies.
50.
For Me and My Gal (1942) as Mus presentation
An unscrupulous song-and-dance man uses his partner and his best friend to get ahead.
51.
Ship Ahoy (1942) as Mus presentation
A dancer sailing to Puerto Rico hides government messages in her tap routines.
52.
Ziegfeld Girl (1941) as Mus presentation
Three showgirls in the Ziegfeld Follies face romantic trials on their way to the top.
53.
The Chocolate Soldier (1941) as Mus presentations
A jealous husband tests his opera-singer wife's fidelity by pretending to be another man.
54.
Lady Be Good (1941) as Mus presentation
Married songwriters almost split up while putting on a big show.
55.
Babes in Arms (1939) as Art dir assoc
A group of second-generation entertainers puts on a show to launch their careers.
56.
The Ice Follies of 1939 (1939) as Scenic eff, Cinderella finale
An ice-skating team breaks up when both partners fall for the same girl.
57.
The Great Ziegfeld (1936) as Art dir assoc
Lavish biography of Flo Ziegfeld, the producer who became Broadway's biggest starmaker.
58.
David Copperfield (1935) as Art dir assoc
Charles Dickens' classic tale of an orphaned boy's fight for happiness and the colorful characters who help and hinder him.
59.
Broadway Melody of 1936 (1935) as Art dir assoc
A Broadway columnist tries to use an innocent dancer to frame a producer.
60.
Reckless (1935) as Art dir assoc
A theatrical star gets in over her head when she marries a drunken millionaire.
61.
I Live My Life (1935) as Art dir assoc
A flighty society girl tries to make a go of her marriage to an archaeologist.
62.
Paris Interlude (1934) as Art dir assoc
Expatriates and foreign correspondents mix in a Paris bistro.
63.
Treasure Island (1934) as Art dir assoc
Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale of a young boy out to foil pirates and find a buried treasure.
64.
The Mystery of Mr. X (1934) as Art Director
A sophisticated jewel thief tries to prove himself innocent of a string of cop murders.
65.
Dancing Lady (1933) as Art Director
A musical star is torn between a millionaire playboy and her stage manager.
66.
Hold Your Man (1933) as Art Director
A hard-boiled babe and a con man wear down each other's rough edges.
67.
Going Hollywood (1933) as Art Director
A girl poses as a French maid to catch a singing star.
68.
Tugboat Annie (1933) as Art Director
A lady tugboat captain tries to help two young lovers come together.
69.
Bombshell (1933) as Art Director
A glamorous film star rebels against the studio, her pushy press agent and a family of hangers-on.
70.
The Trail of '98 (1929) as Art Director
San Francisco boys risk their lives to scout gold in the Klondike.
71.
Lovers? (1927) as Art Director
72.
Annie Laurie (1927) as Art Director
A woman comes between two clans of Scots.
73.
Monte Carlo (1926) as Art Director
An American adventurer on the run from detectives finds love.
74.
Money Talks (1926) as Art Director
A man facing financial ruin attempts to win back his wife who is considering a divorce.
75.
Sally, Irene and Mary (1925) as Art Director
The three are showgirls, each with a different approach to life and love. Sally wants wealth and gets it finally in Marcus. Mary plots and schemes but winds up with salt-of-the-earth Jimmy. Irene shuns devoted Charles for dashing cad Glen. She learns that all he wants is sex; he throws her out in tears. She returns to Charles, ready to marry, but both are killed by a train.

Art Department (feature film)

76.
A Certain Young Man (1928) as Set Decoration
77.
Bringing Up Father (1928) as Set Decoration
78.
The Smart Set (1928) as Sets
An egotistical polo player has to redeem himself after he's kicked off the U.S. team.
79.
Man, Woman, and Sin (1927) as Settings
80.
The Red Mill (1927) as Settings
In this silent film, a barmaid sets out to win the heart of a handsome hero.
81.
Paris (1926) as Settings
A wealthy American falls in love with a woman involved with the French underground in Paris.
82.
The Gay Deceiver (1926) as Settings
83.
The Boy Friend (1926) as Settings
A woman who dreams of moving to New York City ditches her boy friend, who soon tries to win her back.
84.
The Torrent (1926) as Set Decoration
In this silent film, a Spanish country girl moves to Paris to become an opera star.

Director (short)

85.
Musical Masterpieces (1946)
Several musical classics are performed in this short film.

Art Director (short)

86.
Rowan & Martin at the Movies (1969)
This public service short has two comedians, Dan Rowan and Dick Martin, host a show utilizing stock clips of famous celebrities.
87.
Cash Stashers (1953)
In this short film, we see the humorous (and disastrous) results when people save their money in unsafe places.

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