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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Writer (feature film)

1.
Runaway Daughters (1994) as Characters As Source Material
Afraid she is pregnant, a girl sets out with two pals to find her boyfriend, who has gone to join the navy.
2.
Back To The Beach (1987) as Characters As Source Material
Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello star in a hip update of their old-time, good-time beach movies.
3.
Beach Party (1963) as Screenwriter
An anthropologist studies the dating habits of the teens hanging out on a nearby beach.
4.
Alakazam the Great (1961) as Scr, U.S. version
5.
Submarine Seahawk (1959) as Orig story and scr
6.
Ghost of Dragstrip Hollow (1959) as Writer
A bunch of troublemaking '50s greasers are kicked out of their garage and move their hot-rod clubhouse to an old, deserted mansion which they soon find out is haunted by a "She Creature" that wears gym shoes.
7.
Suicide Battalion (1958) as Story and Screenplay
Second World War drama, set in the Philippines about a group of men recruited for the dangerous mission of destroying an American base to keep strategic papers out of enemy hands when Japanese forces invade. The men spend their last hours drowning their sorrows in a bar, but time is running out.
8.
Hot Rod Gang (1958) as Story and Screenplay
9.
Dragstrip Girl (1957) as Story and Screenplay
Rival teens challenge themselves to a dragstrip race, and the winner runs of the girl.
10.
Motorcycle Gang (1957) as Orig story and scr
A troublemaker returns to town only to find his old tearaway pals have joined a supervised motorcycle club. Friction erupts between him and the new leader about this goody-goody setup, and about the charms of gang moll Terry.
11.
Cat Girl (1957) as Screenwriter
12.
Girls in Prison (1956) as Story and Screenplay
Protesting innocence (of course), 21-year-old Anne Carson, convicted as an accomplice to a bank robbery, finds herself in prison with 3 equally glamorous cellmates in form-fitting uniforms: tough Jenny, unbalanced Dorothy, and deceptive, sweet-talking Melanee who (it's implied) makes unwanted lesbian advances toward Anne. The prison chaplain takes an interest in her case...or is it in her? As Anne meets the darker side of prison life, she learns that her greatest danger is the existence, somewhere out there, of unrecovered bank loot everyone thinks she hid.
13.
Day the World Ended (1956) as Orig story and scr
After a nuclear war, an unlikely group of people, including a rancher, a geologist, a crook and his girlfriend, find themselves trapped in the middle of nowhere while battling an ugly mutant created by Paul Blaisdell. The geologist and the crook also find the time to fight over the rancher's daughter, while the moll fumes.
14.
Shake, Rattle & Rock! (1956) as Story and Screenplay
A group of concerned adults try to ban rock and roll music in their town because they think that the music promotes juvenile delinquency. It's now up to a disc jockey and a hipster to defend the music in a televised trial. The movie also features several rock and roll performances, most notably from Fats Domino.
15.
Runaway Daughters (1956) as Story and Screenplay
16.
The Oklahoma Woman (1956) as Screenwriter
After six years in jail Steve returns to claim a ranch left him in a will. The town is in the middle of a rough election masterminded by saloon owner Marie. Steve is soon on the side of the opposition candidate and his pretty daughter. The town's tough sheriff is on no-one's side, least of all Steve's.
17.
The Phantom from 10,000 Leagues (1956) as Screenwriter
A mutated sea creature attacks people along the beach.
18.
It Conquered the World (1956) as Screenwriter
One of several remaining members of its race, an alien from Venus is guided to Earth by disgruntled scientist Tom Anderson, who tells it which humans it should attach mind control devices to. Among them is his old friend, fellow scientist Paul Nelson. Nelson, after killing a flying bat-thing which carries the device, finally persuades the paranoid Anderson that he's been wrong to ally himself with an alien bent on world domination. They hurriedly leave when they discover Tom's wife has picked up a rifle and gone to the alien's cave to try to kill it.
19.
Flesh and the Spur (1956) as Additional Dialogue
20.
The She-Creature (1956) as Story and Screenplay
A mysterious hypnotist (Chester Morris) reverts his beautiful assistant (Marla English) back into the form of a prehistoric sea monster that she was in a past life.
21.
Apache Woman (1955) as Story and Screenplay
A government agent is sent to a western town to investigate attacks that the townspeople say are being commited by rampaging Apaches. The agent, however, suspects that different forces may be committing these crimes.

Producer (feature film)

22.
Beach Party (1963) as Producer
An anthropologist studies the dating habits of the teens hanging out on a nearby beach.
23.
Operation Bikini (1963) as Producer
An underwater demolition team goes behind Japanese lines during World War II to re-take a strategic island.
24.
Panic in Year Zero! (1962) as Producer
A vacationing family tries to survive the aftermath of nuclear war.
25.
Marco Polo (1962) as English vers supervisor
26.
Alakazam the Great (1961) as Prod, U.S. version
27.
Black Sunday (1961) as Prod of U.S. version
A vengeful witch returns from the grave and wreaks revenge.
28.
Submarine Seahawk (1959) as Executive Producer
29.
Ghost of Dragstrip Hollow (1959) as Producer
A bunch of troublemaking '50s greasers are kicked out of their garage and move their hot-rod clubhouse to an old, deserted mansion which they soon find out is haunted by a "She Creature" that wears gym shoes.
30.
Hot Rod Gang (1958) as Producer
31.
Suicide Battalion (1958) as Producer
Second World War drama, set in the Philippines about a group of men recruited for the dangerous mission of destroying an American base to keep strategic papers out of enemy hands when Japanese forces invade. The men spend their last hours drowning their sorrows in a bar, but time is running out.
32.
Cat Girl (1957) as Producer

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