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Also Known As: Died: April 7, 1988
Born: August 1, 1901 Cause of Death: cancer and diabetes
Birth Place: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA Profession: Director ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Shadow of Fear (1956) as Director
2.
The Admiral Was a Lady (1950) as Director
3.
Song of India (1949) as Director
A jungle prince stands against a maharajah''''s plan to capture and sell wild animals.
4.
Northwest Stampede (1948) as Director
5.
Heaven Only Knows (1947) as Director
An angel lands in the wild West to save a gambler''''s soul.
6.
Earl Carroll Sketchbook (1946) as Director
7.
The Magnificent Rogue (1946) as Director
8.
Love, Honor and Goodbye (1945) as Director
9.
Hit Parade of 1943 (1943) as Director
One of the many films made at Republic with a year attached to the "Hit Parade" title, which came from the "Hit Parade" radio program sponsored by Lucky Strike cigarettes. On reissue all of the entries underwent a title change from "Hit Parade of 19??" to, usually, a title of a song contained in the film, as happened in the case of this film when it was reissued as "Change of Heart" in 1949, and not known under that title until 1949. Not reissuing the film under the original title of "Hit Parade of 1943" had a two-fold purpose; the audiences of that era were not much interested in seeing a film twice, and a changed title-even when the original title was clearly shown in (very) small print in the ads and on the posters---had a chance of being seen again by that segment of the ticket-buying public who didn't read the small print. The plot here is just a trifle---Susan Hayward ghost writes songs for composer John Carroll, whose charms evidently outweighed his song-writing ability---played in and around some great singing and dancing numbers by, for its time, a large number of black performers including Dorothy Dandridge, Count Basie, dancing by the great Jack Williams and the team of "Pops & Louie"(Albert Whitman and Louis Williams)and others, including Spanish dancer Chinita Marin, billed as Chinita. The song "Change of Heart", by Jule Styne and Harold Adamson, was Oscar-nominated, and also became the title of the film on 1949 reissue. Walter Scharf also was Oscar-nominated for Best Scoring of a Musical. Republic seldom got two nominations in any single year, much less two in the same film.
10.
In Old Oklahoma (1943) as Director
Cowboy Dan Somers and oilman Jim "Hunk" Gardner compete for oil lease rights on Indian land in Oklahoma, as well as for the favors of schoolteacher Cathy Allen.
11.
Sleepytime Gal (1942) as Director
12.
Priorities on Parade (1942) as Director
13.
Butch Minds the Baby (1942) as Director
14.
Youth on Parade (1942) as Director
15.
True to the Army (1942) as Director
16.
Jail House Blues (1942) as Director
17.
Sailors on Leave (1941) as Director
18.
The Black Cat (1941) as Director
Greedy heirs gather to wait for the death of Henrietta Winslow. Murder, thunder claps, howling cats, gun shots, screams in the night, hidden passages -- all the proper ingredients.
19.
Public Enemies (1941) as Director
20.
Tight Shoes (1941) as Director
21.
Private Affairs (1940) as Director
Amos Bullerton, son of an old Boston family, has chosen for twenty years to remain a "black sheep" rather than submit to the dictation of his staid family. Jane Bullerton, his daughter, finds herself in the same quandary, ordered by her crotchety grandfather, Noble Bullerton, to marry a man she doesn't love.
22.
Argentine Nights (1940) as Director
23.
Li'l Abner (1940) as Director
24.
I Can't Give You Anything but Love, Baby (1940) as Director
When Public Enemy No. 3 Sonny McGann (Broderick Crawford) meets composer Bob Gunther (Johnny Downs), he gets the idea of having Bob write music to a poem he has written about his long-lost sweetheart Sadie McGlonsky. Somewhere between kidnapping and gentle persuasion, Sonny takes Bob and his girlfriend Linda Carroll (Peggy Moran) to his penthouse hideout and orders Bob to write the music. After completion, Sonny and his mob use some strong-arm persuasion to get it on "The Hit Parade." Bob tries to trick Sonny saying he can't write any more music because of his unrequited love for music comedy star Magda Delys (Gertrude Michael). Sonny's solution is to have his men bring Magda and a minister with a marriage license to the penthouse. Bob is forced to begin the ceremony but Public Enemy No. 2, Big Foot Louie (Warren Hymer), barges in and reveals that his own hobby is writing music. And Sonny recognizes Magda as his long-lost love Sadie McGlonsky. He and Big Foot decide to quit the rackets and surrender to the District Attorney so they can collaborate on writing hit songs "in the pen."
25.
The Last Warning (1939) as Director
26.
For Love or Money (1939) as Director
27.
Laugh It Off (1939) as Director
28.
Hawaiian Nights (1939) as Director
29.
City Streets (1938) as Director
30.
The Lone Wolf in Paris (1938) as Director
31.
Start Cheering (1938) as Director
Fed up with Hollywood, a movie star enrolls in a small-town college.
32.
Murder in Greenwich Village (1937) as Director
An heiress enlists a photographer to help clear her name of a murder charge.
33.
You May Be Next! (1936) as Director
34.
Roaming Lady (1936) as Director
35.
Grand Jury (1936) as Director
A small town man mounts a civic crusade to bring a local gang of racketeers to justice.
36.
Atlantic Adventure (1935) as Director
An ace reporter tracks the man who killed the D.A. to an ocean liner.
37.
Unknown Woman (1935) as Director
A female undercover agent tracks down bond thieves.
38.
Air Hawks (1935) as Director
Two competing air services battle each other while a mysterious death ray threatens the security of the world.
39.
Escape from Devil's Island (1935) as Director
40.
Name the Woman (1934) as Director
41.
Fugitive Lady (1934) as Director
42.
Among the Missing (1934) as Director
Feeling unloved, a dowager runs away and gets mixed up with jewel thieves.
43.
The Hell Cat (1934) as Director
44.
No More Women (1934) as Director
45.
Air Hostess (1933) as Director
A plucky stewardess risks her life marrying a daredevil pilot.
46.
Below the Sea (1933) as Director
Criminals threaten a wealthy woman''''s underwater expedition.
47.
The Wrecker (1933) as Director
48.
East of Fifth Avenue (1933) as Director
49.
Fog (1933) as Director
50.
Rider of Death Valley (1932) as Director
Rigby, Larribe, and Grant each have one third of Bill Joyce's map locating his gold mine. The three plus Joyce's sister Helen head for the mine. An accident with a runaway horse carrying supplies leaves them stranded in the desert with very little water.
51.
Carnival Boat (1932) as Director
A logger defies his father to court a showgirl.
52.
Suicide Fleet (1931) as Director
Three Navy shipmates fight over the same girl.
53.
Aloha (1931) as Director
54.
The Tip-Off (1931) as Director
A dim-witted boxer helps a naive friend romance a gangster's girl.
55.
Sweepstakes (1931) as Director
A jockey who was falsely accused of cheating and barred from the horse track becomes a singing waiter in Tijuana
56.
Mamba (1930) as Director
August Bolte, the richest man in a settlement in German East Africa in the period before World War I, is called "Mamba" by the locals, which is the name of a deadly snake. Despised by the locals and the European settlers alike for his greed and arrogance, Bolte forces the beautiful daughter of a destitute nobleman to marry him in exchange for saving her father from ruin. Upon her arrival in Africa, she falls in love with an officer in the local German garrison. When World War I breaks out, Bolte, unable to avoid being conscripted, foments a rebellion among the local natives.
57.
The Lone Wolf's Daughter (1929) as Director
58.
Painted Faces (1929) as Director
59.
The Flying Marine (1929) as Director
60.
Cheyenne (1929) as Director
61.
The California Mail (1929) as Director
62.
The Phantom City (1928) as Director
63.
The Shepherd of the Hills (1928) as Director
64.
The Upland Rider (1928) as Director
65.
The Glorious Trail (1928) as Director
66.
The Canyon of Adventure (1928) as Director
67.
The Sunset Derby (1927) as Director
68.
Somewhere in Sonora (1927) as Director
69.
The Western Whirlwind (1927) as Director
70.
The Western Rover (1927) as Director
71.
The Fighting Three (1927) as Director
72.
Rough and Ready (1927) as Director
73.
The Overland Stage (1927) as Director
74.
The Devil's Saddle (1927) as Director
75.
Grinning Guns (1927) as Director
76.
The Red Raiders (1927) as Director
A man attempts to warn rustlers of an impending Indian attack.
77.
Men of Daring (1927) as Director
78.
The Wild Horse Stampede (1926) as Director
79.
Red Hot Leather (1926) as Director
80.
The Man From the West (1926) as Director
81.
SeƱor Daredevil (1926) as Director
82.
Patent Leather Pug, The (1926) as Director
83.
The Unknown Cavalier (1926) as Director
84.
Men of the Night (1926) as Director
85.
The Knockout Kid (1925) as Director
86.
Youth's Gamble (1925) as Director
87.
Fighting Fate (1925) as Director
88.
Super Speed (1925) as Director
89.
The Fear Fighter (1925) as Director
90.
The Circus Cyclone (1925) as Director
91.
Crack o' Dawn (1925) as Director
92.
The Snob Buster (1925) as Director
93.
Easy Money (1925) as Director
94.
Cyclone Cavalier (1925) as Director
95.
Goat Getter (1925) as Director
96.
Thundering Hoofs (1924) as Director
97.
Geared To Go (1924) as Director
98.
Lightning Romance (1924) as Director
99.
The Fighting Sap (1924) as Director
100.
The Silent Stranger (1924) as Director
101.
The Dangerous Coward (1924) as Director
102.
The Mask of Lopez (1924) as Director
103.
North of Nevada (1924) as Director
104.
Galloping Gallagher (1924) as Director
105.
The Greatest Menace (1923) as Director
The son of a prestigious district atturney, Charles Wrightson decides to write about "reality" by obseving drug addicts firsthand. A young woman he is running around with, Mary, gets him hooked on smack and his charged with her murder when she turns up dead. His sister, Velma, who is a lawyer, takes his case and, with the her help, and that of his father's, Charles is acquitted and reunited with his family.

Cinematography (feature film)

106.
The Midlanders (1920) as 2nd Camera

Writer (feature film)

107.
Love, Honor and Goodbye (1945) as Original Story
108.
The Wrecker (1933) as Story
109.
The Western Whirlwind (1927) as Story
110.
Red Hot Leather (1926) as Story
111.
The Circus Cyclone (1925) as Story
112.
The Greatest Menace (1923) as Adaptation
The son of a prestigious district atturney, Charles Wrightson decides to write about "reality" by obseving drug addicts firsthand. A young woman he is running around with, Mary, gets him hooked on smack and his charged with her murder when she turns up dead. His sister, Velma, who is a lawyer, takes his case and, with the her help, and that of his father's, Charles is acquitted and reunited with his family.

Producer (feature film)

113.
Blood Brothers (1953) as Coord
114.
The Admiral Was a Lady (1950) as Presented By
115.
Song of India (1949) as Producer
A jungle prince stands against a maharajah''''s plan to capture and sell wild animals.
116.
Northwest Stampede (1948) as Producer
117.
Laugh It Off (1939) as Producer

Art Director (feature film)

118.
The Danger Point (1922) as Tech dir

Film Production - Main (feature film)

119.
A Damsel in Distress (1937) as Unit Manager
An American dancer on vacation in England falls for a sheltered noblewoman.

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