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Also Known As: Died: September 6, 1988
Born: April 6, 1895 Cause of Death: natural causes
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cinematography ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo (1944) as 2nd Unit Director
General Jimmy Doolittle trains American troops for the first airborne attacks on Japan.
2.
I Love a Soldier (1944) as 2nd Unit Director
During World War II in San Francisco, Eve Morgan and her single girlfriends spend their days welding ships and their nights dancing with soldiers and sailors shipping out that night. Eve is determined to avoid any romantic entanglements until the war is over she refuses to spend her days and nights worrying about getting bad news about a man she has fallen for. But she doesn't count on meeting a soldier who is determined to change her mind.

Cinematography (feature film)

3.
El Dorado (1967) as Cinematographer
A gunfighter and a drunken sheriff take on a corrupt cattle baron.
4.
No Time for Sergeants (1958) as Director of Photography
A hillbilly draftee turns the Air Force upside down.
5.
Onionhead (1958) as Director of Photography
An irresponsible student enlists in the Coast Guard expecting to sit out World War II.
6.
The Enemy Below (1957) as Director of Photography
During World War II, the USS Haynes, an American destroyer escort discovers a German U-boat in the South Atlantic. A deadly duel between the two ships ensues, and Captain Murrell must draw upon all his experience to defeat the equally experienced German commander.
7.
Toward the Unknown (1956) as Director of Photography
A dishonored pilot who is no longer allowed to fly attempts to clear his name.
8.
The Bad Seed (1956) as Director of Photography
A woman suspects that her perfect little girl is a ruthless killer.
9.
Pete Kelly's Blues (1955) as Director of Photography
The jazz band's leader gets mixed up with gangster in '20s Kansas City.
10.
Ulysses (1955) as Director of Photography
Epic tale of Ulysses' travels and his return home to Ithaca to be reunited with his wife who has long thought him dead.
11.
Strange Lady in Town (1955) as Director of Photography
The arrival of a female doctor sets a Western town on its ear.
12.
Mambo (1955) as Director of Photography
A sultry dancer is torn between two men--one a wealthy nobleman who is enamored of her and wishes to help her rise to the top and the other a sleazy, macho type who tries to convince her to bilk the richer man out of his money.
13.
I Love Melvin (1953) as Director of Photography
A photographer's assistant promises to turn a chorus girl into a cover girl.
14.
The Actress (1953) as Director of Photography
True story of Ruth Gordon's early struggles on the road to stage stardom.
15.
Dangerous When Wet (1953) as Director of Photography
A family of fitness freaks sets out to swim the English Channel.
16.
The Story of Three Loves (1953) as Dir of photog for "Mademoiselle"
Passengers on an ocean liner recall their greatest loves.
17.
Singin' in the Rain (1952) as Director of Photography
A silent-screen swashbuckler finds love while trying to adjust to the coming of sound.
18.
Love Is Better Than Ever (1952) as Director of Photography
A small-town girl falls for a big-city talent agent.
19.
Lone Star (1952) as Director of Photography
A frontiersman helps out with Texas's fight for independence from Mexico.
20.
The Red Badge of Courage (1951) as Director of Photography
A young Union soldier fights to atone for a moment of cowardice during the Civil War.
21.
To Please a Lady (1950) as Director of Photography
A ruthless race-car driver falls for a crusading journalist out to clean up the sport.
22.
Key to the City (1950) as Director of Photography
Two mayors meet and fall in love during a convention in San Francisco.
23.
The Asphalt Jungle (1950) as Director of Photography
A gang of small time crooks plots an elaborate jewel heist.
24.
Any Number Can Play (1949) as Director of Photography
The owner of a gambling casino tries to win back his estranged wife and child.
25.
The Stratton Story (1949) as Director of Photography
True story of Monty Stratton, the baseball star who fought to continue his career after losing a leg.
26.
Command Decision (1949) as Director of Photography
A senior officer faces the horror of sending his men on suicide missions over Germany during the last days of World War II.
27.
On the Town (1949) as Director of Photography
Three sailors wreak havoc as they search for love during a whirlwind 24-hour leave in New York City.
28.
Homecoming (1948) as Director of Photography
A married man's wartime love affair spells trouble when peace comes.
29.
Duel in the Sun (1947) as Director of Photography
A fiery half-breed comes between a rancher's good and evil sons.
30.
The Yearling (1947) as Dir of photog, 1941
A Florida boy's pet deer threatens the family farm.
31.
My Brother Talks to Horses (1947) as Director of Photography
A small boy's secret gifts help him pick racetrack winners.
32.
Living in a Big Way (1947) as Director of Photography
A returning GI and his war bride finally get to know each other and don't really like what they see.
33.
The Hucksters (1947) as Director of Photography
A war veteran fights for honesty in the advertising game.
34.
No Leave, No Love (1946) as Director of Photography
During a whirlwind two-day pass in New York, a sailor falls in love with an Englishwoman.
35.
Three Wise Fools (1946) as Director of Photography
An orphan girl melts the hearts of three crusty old men.
36.
Between Two Women (1945) as Director of Photography
Dr. Gillespie's young assistant finds himself pursued by two beautiful women.
37.
Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo (1944) as Director of Photography
General Jimmy Doolittle trains American troops for the first airborne attacks on Japan.
38.
An American Romance (1944) as Director of Photography
A European immigrant becomes a master of industry but almost loses his family.
39.
Marriage Is a Private Affair (1944) as Director of Photography
A spoiled rich girl refuses to let marriage interfere with man-chasing.
40.
Slightly Dangerous (1943) as Director of Photography
A small-town girl changes her identity to make it in New York, leaving her boyfriend a suspect in her "disappearance."
41.
Johnny Eager (1942) as Director of Photography
A handsome racketeer seduces the DA's daughter for revenge, then falls in love.
42.
Tortilla Flat (1942) as Photography
Inhabitants of a Southern California fishing village strive for the simple pleasures of life.
43.
We Were Dancing (1942) as Dir of photog for added scenes
A Polish princess gives up society for the love of a gigolo.
44.
Somewhere I'll Find You (1942) as Director of Photography
Brothers feud over a girl they both fall for while covering World War II.
45.
Tennessee Johnson (1942) as Director of Photography
Biography of Andrew Johnson, who followed Abraham Lincoln into office and became the first U.S. president ever to be impeached.
46.
Honky Tonk (1941) as Director of Photography
A young girl falls for a western gambler.
47.
Men of Boys Town (1941) as Director of Photography
Father Flanagan continues to fight for his pioneering orphanage.
48.
The Penalty (1941) as Director of Photography
Federal agents use a gangster's son to catch him.
49.
Washington Melodrama (1941) as Director of Photography
A philanthropic businessman is framed for murder during a lobbying trip to Washington.
50.
The Chocolate Soldier (1941) as Fill-in dir of photog
A jealous husband tests his opera-singer wife's fidelity by pretending to be another man.
51.
Dr. Kildare Goes Home (1940) as Photography
A young doctor gives up big-city success to help his father set up a small-town clinic.
52.
I Take This Woman (1940) as Director of Photography
A tenement doctor's marriage to a European refugee threatens his practice.
53.
Boom Town (1940) as Director of Photography
Friends become rivals when they strike-it-rich in oil.
54.
Flight Command (1940) as Director of Photography
A cocky cadet tries to prove himself during flight training.
55.
Edison, the Man (1940) as Photography
Thomas Edison fights to turn his dreams into reality.
56.
The Wizard of Oz (1939) as Photog in Technicolor by
A Kansas farm girl dreams herself into a magical land where she must fight a wicked witch to escape.
57.
A Yank at Oxford (1938) as Photography
A cocky American student runs into trouble when he transfers to the famed British college.
58.
Too Hot to Handle (1938) as Photography
Rival newsreel photographers vie for scoops and a beautiful lady flyer.
59.
The Man Who Could Work Miracles (1937) as Photography
An ordinary man discovers he can make anything happen just by saying it.
60.
The Emperor's Candlesticks (1937) as Photography
Spies on opposite sides fall in love in pre-revolutionary Russia.
61.
They Gave Him a Gun (1937) as Photography
With no other prospects, a World War I veteran turns to crime.
62.
As You Like It (1937) as Photography
Film version of Shakespeare's comedy of a young woman who disguises herself as a man to win the attention of the one she loves.
63.
Captains Courageous (1937) as Photography
A spoiled rich boy is lost at sea and rescued by a fishing boat, where hard work and responsibility help him become a man.
64.
Double Wedding (1937) as Photography
A dress designer tries to break her sister's engagement to a free-living artist, only to discover the man is falling for her instead.
65.
The Devil Is a Sissy (1936) as Photography
A British boy in New York tries to join a tenement gang.
66.
The Garden of Allah (1936) as Photog adv
A monk deserts his calling to marry a beautiful woman he meets in the Sahara.
67.
The Ghost Goes West (1936) as Photography
An American millionaire moves a Scottish castle to Florida, not realizing it''s haunted.
68.
The Scarlet Pimpernel (1935) as Photography
A British aristocrat's effete facade masks a swashbuckling hero rescuing victims of the French revolution.
69.
The Cat and the Fiddle (1934) as Photography
A struggling composer courts a singing star.
70.
Treasure Island (1934) as Photography
Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale of a young boy out to foil pirates and find a buried treasure.
71.
This Side of Heaven (1934) as Photography
An eccentric family tries to work together when the father is accused of embezzlement.
72.
The Girl from Missouri (1934) as Photography
A gold-digging chorus girl tries to keep her virtue while searching for a rich husband.
73.
The Barbarian (1933) as Photography
An Arab prince masquerades as a tour guide to court a beautiful American.
74.
Hold Your Man (1933) as Photography
A hard-boiled babe and a con man wear down each other's rough edges.
75.
Hell Below (1933) as Photography
A submarine captain clashes with one of his crew during World War I.
76.
Bombshell (1933) as Photography
A glamorous film star rebels against the studio, her pushy press agent and a family of hangers-on.
77.
Turn Back the Clock (1933) as Photography
A middle aged working man gets to relive his life and make himself wealthy.
78.
Penthouse (1933) as Photography
The mob frames a lawyer for murder, so he enlists a call girl's help in finding the real killer.
79.
Red-Headed Woman (1932) as Photography
An ambitious secretary tries to sleep her way into high society.
80.
Kongo (1932) as Photography
A crippled madman seeks revenge on the daughter of the man who betrayed him.
81.
When a Fellow Needs a Friend (1932) as Photography
Two 1938 documentaries by acclaimed German filmmaker Leni Riefenstahl comprise this athletic-based collection. "Festival of the Nations" is an exploration of the limits of the human body, featuring footage of Jesse Owens's performances at the 1936 Olympics. "Festival of Beauty" portrays different at
82.
Are You Listening? (1932) as Photography
A radio announcer accidentally kills his wife, then leads an on-air hunt for her killer.
83.
Tarzan, the Ape Man (1932) as Photography
A British lord raised by apes kidnaps a beautiful noblewoman exploring Africa with her father.
84.
Downstairs (1932) as Photography
An evil chauffeur seduces and blackmails his way through high society.
85.
Red Dust (1932) as Photography
A plantation overseer in Indochina is torn between a married woman and a lady of the evening.
86.
Men Call It Love (1931) as Photography
A man leaves his mistress to court a happily married woman.
87.
Sporting Blood (1931) as Photography
A horse passes through a series of owners on the road to the Kentucky Derby.
88.
Soyons gais (1931) as Photographie de [Photog]
89.
The Squaw Man (1931) as Photography
After saving the life of a British aristocrat, an Indian maiden bears his child.
90.
En cada puerto un amor (1931) as Fotografiada por [Photog]
91.
The Prodigal (1931) as Photography
A wealthy southern boy takes to the road as a hobo.
92.
Son of India (1931) as Photography
A rajah's son falls for an American girl touring India.
93.
The Cuban Love Song (1931) as Photography
An ex-marine returns to Cuba to find the child he fathered on leave.
94.
Madame Satan (1930)
A socialite masquerades as a notorious femme fatale to win back her straying husband.
95.
Hello Sister (1930) as Director of Photography
96.
This Mad World (1930) as Director of Photography
97.
Passion Flower (1930) as Director of Photography
A society woman courts heartache when she falls in love with her chauffeur.
98.
Frozen Justice (1929) as Director of Photography
99.
Abie's Irish Rose (1929) as Director of Photography
100.
The Case of Lena Smith (1929) as Director of Photography
101.
The Far Call (1929) as Director of Photography
102.
Trent's Last Case (1929) as Director of Photography
103.
South Sea Rose (1929) as Camera
104.
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1928) as Director of Photography
105.
The Dragnet (1928) as Director of Photography
106.
Three Week-ends (1928) as Director of Photography
107.
The Sawdust Paradise (1928) as Director of Photography
108.
The Docks of New York (1928) as Director of Photography
Bill Roberts, a stoker on a tramp steamer, comes ashore for eight hours' leave and finds himself embroiled in the hectic life of Sadie, a bitter waterfront tramp looking to change her life.
109.
Open Range (1927) as Director of Photography
110.
Evening Clothes (1927) as Director of Photography
111.
Rough House Rosie (1927) as Director of Photography
112.
Jim the Conqueror (1927) as Director of Photography
113.
Service for Ladies (1927) as Director of Photography
114.
A Gentleman of Paris (1927) as Director of Photography
115.
Getting Gertie's Garter (1927) as Director of Photography
Attorney Ken Walrick, not quite realizing the difference between a garter and a bracelet, gives Gertie Darling a bejewelled garter with his photograph in miniature attached. But then he must cover his indiscretion by getting the garter back before his fiancee finds out.
116.
For Wives Only (1926) as Director of Photography
117.
Man Bait (1926) as Director of Photography
118.
Almost a Lady (1926) as Director of Photography
119.
Up in Mabel's Room (1926) as Director of Photography
120.
Classified (1925) as Director of Photography
121.
Too Many Kisses (1925) as Director of Photography
122.
The Little French Girl (1925) as Director of Photography
123.
Infatuation (1925) as Director of Photography
124.
The Street of Forgotten Men (1925) as Director of Photography
125.
A Man Must Live (1925) as Director of Photography
126.
Manhandled (1924) as Director of Photography
127.
A Society Scandal (1924) as Director of Photography
128.
Manhattan (1924) as Director of Photography
129.
The Story Without a Name (1924) as Director of Photography
130.
Lawful Larceny (1923) as Director of Photography
131.
Dark Secrets (1923) as Director of Photography
132.
The Glimpses of the Moon (1923) as Director of Photography
133.
Zaza (1923) as Photography
134.
Garrison's Finish (1923) as Director of Photography
135.
Quicksands (1923) as Director of Photography
136.
Through a Glass Window (1922) as Director of Photography
137.
For the Defense (1922) as Director of Photography
138.
The Cradle (1922) as Director of Photography
139.
A Homespun Vamp (1922) as Director of Photography
140.
Buried Treasure (1921) as Director of Photography
Strung around the idea of reincarnation, this film goes back in time to the days of the Spanish galleons and pirates burying their treasure; treasure to be found centuries later.
141.
A Virginia Courtship (1921) as Director of Photography
142.
Everything for Sale (1921) as Director of Photography
143.
Heliotrope (1920) as Camera
144.
Polly of the Storm Country (1920) as Camera
145.
The Cinema Murder (1919) as Camera
146.
Lost and Won (1917) as Camera
147.
The American Consul (1917) as Camera
148.
The Honorable Friend (1916) as Camera
149.
The Victoria Cross (1916) as Camera
150.
Oliver Twist (1916) as Camera
Oliver Twist, a boy born in the poorhouse, lives on the streets. He meets a young thief called the Artful Dodger who introduces him to Fagin - leader and teacher of a gang of youthful pickpockets. Oliver, however grateful for being taken in, is not a thief and cannot live like one. Ultimately he finds decent people who help to bring him into his own.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

151.
When a Feller Needs a Friend (1932) as Photography
A lame boy's uncle tries to rescue him from his over-protective parents.

Cinematography (short)

152.
Forgotten Victory (1939)
The short film tells the story of Mark Carleton, a worker for the USDA who travels across the world trying to find wheat that farmers can grow despite various disasters.
153.
That Mothers Might Live (1938)
This short film focuses on the story of Ignaz Philipp Semmelweis, a physician that realized the death of new mothers could be reduced through the washing of hands.

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