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J. Walter Ruben

J. Walter Ruben

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Also Known As: Died: September 8, 1942
Born: August 14, 1899 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Writer ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Gold Rush Maisie (1940) as Fill-In Director
A Brooklyn showgirl helps a poor family strike it rich.
2.
The Good Old Soak (1937) as Director
A small-town drunk catches a temperance campaigner in dirty dealings.
3.
The Bad Man of Brimstone (1937) as Director
An old bandit reforms when he meets his long-lost son.
4.
Old Hutch (1936) as Director
A ne'er-do-well discovers a fortune but can't spend it.
5.
Riffraff (1936) as Director
Young marrieds in the fishing business run afoul of the law.
6.
Trouble for Two (1936) as Director
Before he can marry, a European prince gets mixed up with a suicide club.
7.
Public Hero No. 1 (1935) as Director
An undercover G-man helps with a jailbreak to learn the mob's secrets.
8.
Mutiny on the Bounty (1935) as 2nd Unit Director
Classic adventure about the sadistic Captain Bligh, who drove his men to revolt during a South Seas expedition.
9.
Man of Two Worlds (1934) as Director
An Eskimo is brought to England and "civilized."
10.
Where Sinners Meet (1934) as Director
An eccentric millionaire kidnaps eloping couples to make sure they're meant for each other.
11.
Java Head (1934) as Director
The port city of Bristol, England, in the 1800s is home to Java Head, a sailing ship line company. The owner has two sons. One, a handsome seafarer, is in love with a local girl, but cannot marry her due to a long-running feud between their fathers. After a lengthy voyage, he returns with a very exotic, noble Chinese wife, which scandalizes the conservative town. His other son, a "landlubber", seeks to convert to steamships, to the disgust of his father. Even worse, he is secretly dealing in contraband.
12.
Success at Any Price (1934) as Director
A young man ruthlessly climbs the corporate ladder only to attempt suicide when the stock market crashes.
13.
Ace of Aces (1933) as Director
After he's branded a coward, a sculptor travels to France to help fight World War I.
14.
The Great Jasper (1933) as Director
Early in the century, high-spirited Irishman, Jasper Horn, drives a horse-drawn New York streetcar. But the electric era is beginning, so what's wrong with celebrating by having a drink while he's driving the tram? If it's only beer? Jasper and his wife, the teetotal daughter of a preacher, have a baby boy. His employer's beautiful wife finds herself attracted to the smartly-dressed son of Erin. A decade passes. The boss learns of the paternity of his son and fires Jasper. He leaves his wife and goes to Atlantic City where he finds success as a fez-wearing boardwalk fortune teller, the Great Jasper. Fifteen years pass. One of Jasper's sons has inherited his father's wicked ways...
15.
No Other Woman (1933) as Director
A newly rich couple finds wealth drives them apart.
16.
No Marriage Ties (1933) as Director
After drinking himself out of a job, a newspaperman turns himself into a tycoon.
17.
The Roadhouse Murder (1932) as Director
Reporter has bright idea of claiming to be a murderer and writing his own expose.
18.
The Phantom of Crestwood (1932) as Director
Five men have to prove their innocence when a blackmailer is murdered.
19.
Public Defender (1931) as Director
A bank failure could land one of its executives in jail.
20.
Secret Service (1931) as Director
A Union officer fakes a dishonorable discharge so he can spy on the South.

Writer (feature film)

21.
The Fleet's In (1942) as Based on a Story by
Sailors bet on a shy shipmate''s ability to romance an aloof nightclub singer.
22.
The Get-Away (1941) as Story
A jailed cop befriends a mob chieftain and stages a breakout with him.
23.
The Bad Man of Brimstone (1937) as Original Story
An old bandit reforms when he meets his long-lost son.
24.
Thoroughbreds Don't Cry (1937) as Original Story
A young jockey goes crooked to land a valuable riding job.
25.
Public Hero No. 1 (1935) as Story
An undercover G-man helps with a jailbreak to learn the mob's secrets.
26.
Racetrack (1933) as Story
27.
The Phantom of Crestwood (1932) as Story
Five men have to prove their innocence when a blackmailer is murdered.
28.
Symphony of Six Million (1932) as Scr and dial
A doctor fights his way from the slums to Park Avenue.
29.
The Roadhouse Murder (1932) as Scr and dial
Reporter has bright idea of claiming to be a murderer and writing his own expose.
30.
Echec au roi (1931) as Scenario
31.
High Stakes (1931) as Adpt and dial
32.
White Shoulders (1931) as Adpt and dial
33.
Bachelor Apartment (1931) as Adpt and dial
An honest working girl falls for a skirt-chasing playboy.
34.
Young Donovan's Kid (1931) as Adpt and dial
35.
Behind Office Doors (1931) as Adpt and dial
An under-appreciated secretary finds a new job and takes her former boss's success with her.
36.
The Royal Bed (1931) as Screenwriter
A European king tries to settles his family's problems while fighting off a peasant revolt.
37.
Lovin' the Ladies (1930) as Dial
To win a bet, a man tries to get a young couple to the altar.
38.
Lovin' the Ladies (1930) as Adaptation
To win a bet, a man tries to get a young couple to the altar.
39.
She's My Weakness (1930) as Screenwriter
A girl's uncle tries to stop her from getting married.
40.
Shooting Straight (1930) as Screenwriter
A gambler accidentally commits murder and hides under the guise of a clergyman.
41.
Check and Double Check (1930) as Adpt and cont
Two black taxi drivers keep landing in hot water in this adaptation of radio's popular Amos 'n' Andy.
42.
Shooting Straight (1930) as Dial
A gambler accidentally commits murder and hides under the guise of a clergyman.
43.
She's My Weakness (1930) as Dial
A girl's uncle tries to stop her from getting married.
44.
Jazz Heaven (1929) as Screenwriter
A struggling song writer finds love at his boarding house.
45.
The Love Doctor (1929) as Adaptation
46.
Sunset Pass (1929) as Adaptation
47.
Jazz Heaven (1929) as Dial
A struggling song writer finds love at his boarding house.
48.
Dance Hall (1929) as Scen
A dance trophy winning young couple is temporarily split up when a playboy aviator leads the girl to believe he's in love with her.
49.
Stairs of Sand (1929) as Adaptation
50.
Sunset Pass (1929) as Scen
51.
Dance Hall (1929) as Dial
A dance trophy winning young couple is temporarily split up when a playboy aviator leads the girl to believe he's in love with her.
52.
The Marriage Playground (1929) as Screenwriter
53.
Avalanche (1928) as Scen
54.
The Vanishing Pioneer (1928) as Scen
55.
Under the Tonto Rim (1928) as Screenwriter
56.
Fools for Luck (1928) as Adaptation
Samuel Hunter, the richest man in Huntersville, is an eccentric who convinces his fellow citizens to invest in an oil field marketed by Richard Whitehead. But Whitehead is a notorious swindler and the oil wells appear to be dry holes. Sam Hunter, however, comes up with a means of turning the tables on the swindler.
57.
The Fleet's In (1928) as Scen
58.
Fools for Luck (1928) as Scen
Samuel Hunter, the richest man in Huntersville, is an eccentric who convinces his fellow citizens to invest in an oil field marketed by Richard Whitehead. But Whitehead is a notorious swindler and the oil wells appear to be dry holes. Sam Hunter, however, comes up with a means of turning the tables on the swindler.
59.
Avalanche (1928) as Adaptation
60.
The Fleet's In (1928) as Story
61.
The Gay Retreat (1927) as Scen
62.
Shootin' Irons (1927) as Screenwriter
63.
Open Range (1927) as Screenwriter
64.
Shootin' Irons (1927) as Adaptation
65.
The Last Outlaw (1927) as Screenwriter
66.
The Last Outlaw (1927) as Adaptation

Producer (feature film)

67.
Assignment in Brittany (1943) as Producer
A French Resistance fighter discovers he's a dead ringer for a Nazi official.
68.
Tennessee Johnson (1942) as Producer
Biography of Andrew Johnson, who followed Abraham Lincoln into office and became the first U.S. president ever to be impeached.
69.
Maisie Gets Her Man (1942) as Producer
A Brooklyn showgirl launches a stage act with a hick comic.
70.
The Bugle Sounds (1942) as Producer
An old-time cavalry sergeant's resistance to change could cost him his post.
71.
Her Cardboard Lover (1942) as Producer
A flirt tries to make her fiance jealous by hiring a gigolo.
72.
Mokey (1942) as Producer
A newlywed tries to deal with her troubled stepchild.
73.
The Bad Man (1941) as Producer
A Mexican outlaw reforms to help an old friend and a pair of young lovers.
74.
Ringside Maisie (1941) as Producer
A Brooklyn showgirl sets pulses racing at a boxers' training camp.
75.
The Get-Away (1941) as Producer
A jailed cop befriends a mob chieftain and stages a breakout with him.
76.
Maisie Was a Lady (1941) as Producer
A Brooklyn showgirl signs on as maid for a family of wealthy eccentrics.
77.
Congo Maisie (1940) as Producer
Brooklyn showgirl Maisie gets stranded in the African jungle with a romantic doctor.
78.
Flight Command (1940) as Producer
A cocky cadet tries to prove himself during flight training.
79.
20 Mule Team (1940) as Producer
A miner fights his way across Death Valley to beat out the competition.
80.
Gold Rush Maisie (1940) as Producer
A Brooklyn showgirl helps a poor family strike it rich.
81.
Thunder Afloat (1939) as Producer
An old sailor is duped into joining the Navy, where he runs into a longtime rival.
82.
Sergeant Madden (1939) as Producer
A police officer's son joins the force but goes bad.
83.
Stand Up and Fight (1939) as Associate Producer
A southern aristocrat clashes with a driver transporting stolen slaves to freedom.
84.
Maisie (1939) as Producer
A Brooklyn showgirl tries to clear a ranch foreman of murder charges.

Cast (short)

85.
Cavalcade of the Academy Awards (1940)
This short film presents the awards ceremony for the 1939 Academy Awards. Vitaphone Release 9780-9783.
86.
Hollywood Goes to Town (1938)
Thousands of stars and fans gather in Hollywood for the world premiere of "Marie Antoinette" (1938) in this promotional short film.

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