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RATE AND COMMENT

COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Writer (feature film)

1.
Six-Gun Rhythm (1939) as Original Story
When football player Tex Fletcher arrives home he finds his father missing. Jim Davis has killed the father and learning of Tex's identity, sends his men to kill him. But when Tex kills one of the attackers, Davis' stooge Sheriff puts Tex in jail.
2.
Trigger Pals (1939) as Original Story
Kent wants the Allen ranch. So he has Steve and his men rustle their cattle using Pete as an informant. When the Trigger Pals Lucky, Stormy, and Fuzzy fight back, Kent frames Stormy for the rustling.

Producer (feature film)

3.
Teil Steiner - Das Eiserne Kreuz 2 (1979) as Executive Producer
4.
The Fifth Musketeer (1979) as Producer
France's King Louis XIV tries to use his look-alike brother to political advantage.
5.
Papillon (1973) as Executive Producer
Two Devil's Island prisoners devote all of their time to hatching escape plans.
6.
Villa Rides (1968) as Producer
Drama detailing the bandit career of Mexico's folk hero, Pancho Villa.
7.
Return of the Seven (1966) as Producer
A notorious gunman organizes a team of specialists to save Mexican villagers from an insane rancher.
8.
Advance to the Rear (1964) as Producer
Civil War rejects are sent to the West, supposedly out of harm's way.
9.
It Happened at the World's Fair (1963) as Producer
A pilot's efforts to help a lost girl at the Seattle World's Fair lead to love.
10.
Bachelor in Paradise (1961) as Producer
A writer moves into a housing development to study married couples.
11.
Solomon and Sheba (1959) as Producer
Epic tale of the Biblical king''s seduction by a pagan queen.
12.
Abandon Ship (1957) as Executive Producer
After a luxury liner sinks, the officer in charge of an over-crowded lifeboat has to decide who can stay on board.
13.
Nightfall (1957) as Producer
A man on a hunting trip gets mixed up with murderous bank robbers.
14.
Count Three and Pray (1955) as Producer
A Westerner turns preacher to overcome his shady past.
15.
Francis Joins the WACS (1954) as Producer
On arrival at Fort Chase, ex-soldier Peter Stirling, recalled to active duty, is re-united with his old pal Francis the Talking Mule. Gradually, it dawns on Peter that a clerical error has assigned him to an all-female WAC base, where broad slapstick is the order of the day and Francis has more horse sense than any of the human officers. Too innocent to appreciate the pleasant aspects of his predicament, Peter ends by helping the "enemy" in a war-game battle of the sexes.
16.
Rails into Laramie (1954) as Producer
17.
Bengal Brigade (1954) as Producer
18.
Forbidden (1953) as Producer
Eddie Darrow has been hired by Philadelphia mobster Barney Pendleton to locate Christine Lawrence (Eddie's ex-lover and widow of Barney's former associate) and bring her home. Eddie tracks her down in Macao, where he saves the life of casino owner Justin Keet, then finds that Christine is engaged to marry Justin. Life gets awfully complicated...
19.
Column South (1953) as Producer
As Lt. Jed Sayre struggles to prevent pre-Civil War tensions and a racist commanding officer from triggering war between the U.S. Cavalry and Navajo Indians, he finds his efforts are being undermined by the machinations of Confederate sympathizers.
20.
Walking My Baby Back Home (1953) as Producer
21.
The Mississippi Gambler (1953) as Producer
Mark Fallon, with partner Kansas John Polly, tries to introduce honest gambling on the riverboats. His first success makes enemies of the crooked gamblers and of fair Angelique Dureau, whose necklace he won. Later in New Orleans, Mark befriends Angelique's father, but she still affects to despise him as his gambling career brings him wealth. Duelling, tragedy, and romantic complications follow.
22.
Desert Legion (1953) as Producer
Paul Lartal leads a troop of legionnaires into ambush at the hands of Omar Ben Calif. Returning later at the request of Princess Morjana he is led to the hidden city of Madara, currently harrassed by the evil Crito. Lartal must do in the bad guys (which includes participating in a bare chested spear-throwing contest), save the city and comfort the Princess.
23.
No Room for the Groom (1952) as Producer
Alvah, a young GI who happens to own a vineyard, elopes to Las Vegas with Lee, his housekeeper's daughter. But Alvah's chicken pox postpone the wedding night. The rest revolves around more delays to the consummation, caused by Lee's manipulative Mama and the flock of mostly obnoxious relatives with whom she's filled the house.
24.
Has Anybody Seen My Gal (1952) as Producer
Wealthy Samuel Fulton is getting older and he wants to test his family before leaving his money to them. He anonymously grants them $100,000. Harriet Blaisdell moves the family into a mansion and makes plans to marry her daughter Millicent off to a socialite rather than her soda jerk boyfriend Dan.
25.
Bronco Buster (1952) as Producer
Tom Moody is a champion rodeo rider who sees real potential in newcomer Bart Eaton. However, while Bart may have a knack for riding a bull, he's not much for loyalty, and he betrays his mentor by stealing his girlfriend, Judy Bream. Tom wallows in self-pity until the death of his buddy Dan Bream, a
26.
Bonzo Goes to College (1952) as Producer
In this fantasy-toned sequel, former lab chimp Bonzo, now literate (!), runs away from a carnival sideshow and hops a banana truck. He lands in college town Pawlton and is adopted by the granddaughter of football coach 'Pop' Drew, who sorely needs good players. Obvious but pleasant slapstick follows.
27.
The Cimarron Kid (1952) as Producer
Audie Murphy comes into his own as a Western star in this story. Wrongly accused by crooked railroad officials of aiding a train heist by his old friends the Daltons, he joins their gang and becomes an active participant in other robberies. Betrayed by a fellow gang member, Murphy becomes a fugitive in the end. Seeking refuge at the ranch of a reformed gang member, he hopes to flee with the man's daughter to South America, but he's captured in the end and led off to jail. The girl promises to wait.
28.
Smuggler's Island (1951) as Producer
29.
Weekend with Father (1951) as Producer
Love blooms when two single parents send their children off to camp.
30.
The Strange Door (1951) as Producer
Noble-born cad Dennis (Stapley) has been tricked into a forced stay at the eerie manor of the Sire de Maletroit (Laughton), an evil madman who can't get over the death of his beloved, twenty years after she married his brother (Cavanagh) instead and subsequently passed away during childbirth. Maletroit is determined to have his revenge: the brother has been stowed away in the dungeon for two decades, while he's convinced his disreputable house guest will make a suitably hellish husband for his niece. As luck would have it, the young couple manage to fall in love, and with the help of manservant Voltan (Karloff), they try to make their escape, but not before a final confrontation with Maletroit in the dungeon's crushing deathtrap.
31.
Kansas Raiders (1950) as Producer
Audie Murphy plays a young Jesse James falling under the Svengali-like spell of the outlaw William Quantrill, played by Brian Donlevy. Jesse and his youthful gang join the rebels to avenge the death of his parents only to become disillusioned with the senseless violence and looting of innocent civilians. Goaded by Quantrill's girl to leave, Jesse vacillates until the Yankess close in. Quantrill forces Jesse to leave and faces the Yankess gunfire alone. Jesse rides off with his gang and the rest is history.
32.
Shakedown (1950) as Producer
33.
The Milkman (1950) as Producer
Roger Bradley, son of a milk magnate, isn't allowed to work for his dad's company because of a lingering war trauma: in moments of stress he quacks like a duck. Desperate to escape from idleness, he gets a job with his father's arch-rival, sponsored by eccentric milkman Breezy Albright, and promptly falls in love with the boss's daughter. But his career as a milkman soon degenerates into slapstick.
34.
Blondie's Hero (1950) as Producer
35.
Blondie Hits the Jackpot (1949) as Producer
36.
Make Believe Ballroom (1949) as Producer
37.
Holiday in Havana (1949) as Producer
38.
Blondie's Big Deal (1949) as Producer
By accident Dagwood discovers a non-flammable paint. Bad guys Dillon and Stack steal it before he can give it to his boss Radcliffe. To show off his invention, Dagwood paints Radcliffe's house with it and disgraced when the house burns down. Blondie discovers the culprits and saves the day.
39.
Adventures in Silverado (1948) as Producer
40.
Best Man Wins (1948) as Producer
41.
Thunderhoof (1948) as Producer
42.
Blind Spot (1947) as Producer
43.
King of the Wild Horses (1947) as Producer
44.
The Lone Wolf in London (1947) as Producer
A reformed thief gets mixed up in blackmail and the theft of diamonds held at Scotland Yard.
45.
Night Editor (1946) as Producer
A detective hides key evidence in a murder case rather than reveal he was cheating on his wife.
46.
It's Great to Be Young (1946) as Producer
Ricky Malone (Jimmy Lloyd), Spud Winters (Bob Haymes AS Robert Stanton and not Kirby Grant as Robert Stanton, since Grant hadn't used that name in over five years, but I digress) and some other returning G.I.'s are trying to break into show business by the old summer resort resort. Terry (Leslie Brooks and she needs no number since she was in films 40 years before Leslie Brooks (I) directed his one-and-only film), a runaway daughter of a big producer who is trying to stifle her show-biz career, hires on as the (dubbed) singer.
47.
The Notorious Lone Wolf (1946) as Producer
A reformed thief tracks a stolen gem to clear his name.
48.
Boston Blackie and the Law (1946) as Producer
A reformed thief brings a magic show to a woman's prison and gets mixed up in an escape.
49.
Dangerous Business (1946) as Producer
Two young lawyers (Forrest Tucker and Lynn Merrick) open an office together. They are hired to defend a utilities magnate (Thurston Hall) who claims he has been framed. He is kidnapped by a gangster (Gerald Mohr), and a battle royal ensues when the lawyers try to rescue him.
50.
Singin' in the Corn (1946) as Producer
Judy McCoy (Judy Canova), a fortune teller with a circus, learns she has inherited some property and heads west to collect. When she arrives in the desert ghost town, she learns that a stipulation in the will is that she has to return the property to the rightful owners, an Indian tribe, before she gets the remaining inheritance. A gambling ring, led by Honest John Richards (Alan Bridge), will gain possession of the town if it is not returned to the Indians. The latter believe the town is haunted, because of the schemes of Honest John, and do not want it.
51.
So Dark the Night (1946) as Producer
A French police detective investigates his fiancée's murder.
52.
Hit the Hay (1945) as Producer
53.
Youth on Trial (1945) as Producer
A hard-boiled juvenile court judge orders that a popular road house be raided because she knows it is a popular hangout for young punks but then is appalled when the cops bring in her own daughter with the rest of the delinquents.
54.
Let's Go Steady (1945) as Producer
55.
Blonde from Brooklyn (1945) as Producer
An aspiring singer masquerades as a Southern belle to get a radio job.
56.
The Soul of a Monster (1944) as Producer
A mysterious woman saves a doctor's life at the price of his soul.
57.
One Mysterious Night (1944) as Producer
A reformed thief helps the police recover an Egyptian diamond.
58.
She's a Sweetheart (1944) as Producer
59.
Meet Miss Bobby Socks (1944) as Producer
A veteran becomes a singing sensation.
60.
Kansas City Kitty (1944) as Producer
A piano teacher takes on shady music publishers.
61.
She's in the Army (1942) as Producer
62.
Blonde Comet (1941) as Producer
63.
Jungle Man (1941) as Producer
64.
Gambling Daughters (1941) as Producer
65.
Caught in the Act (1941) as Producer
66.
The Last Alarm (1940) as Associate Producer

Music (feature film)

67.
Sons of the Pioneers (1942) as Composer
An aging sheriff enlists an old friend's son to help stop a series of deadly nighttime raids.
68.
Red River Valley (1941) as Composer
Ranchers, with the help of Roy, raise money to build a reservoir but lose it to a gambler through a crooked stock deal. Songs include the title song, "Love Begins at Sunset on the Trail," "Lily of the Hillbilly Valley," "When Payday Rolls Around," and "Chant of the Wanderer."

Production Companies (feature film)

69.
Advance to the Rear (1964) as Company
Civil War rejects are sent to the West, supposedly out of harm's way.
70.
It Happened at the World's Fair (1963) as Company
A pilot's efforts to help a lost girl at the Seattle World's Fair lead to love.

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