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Also Known As: Died: July 7, 1980
Born: August 31, 1905 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Newark, New Jersey, USA Profession: Writer ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Act One (1963) as Director
A poor Brooklyn boy joins forces with an experienced playwright to conquer Broadway.

Cast (feature film)

2.
MGM: When the Lion Roars (1992) as (Archival Footage)
A three-part documentary series exploring the history of MGM Studios.
3.
Sunrise at Campobello (1960) as Chairman of Connecticut delegation
After a bout with polio, future president Franklin Roosevelt fights to save his political career.
4.
The Bachelor and the Bobby Soxer (1947) as Man who drives Dickie to airport
A teenage girl's crush on a playboy spells trouble, particularly when he falls for her older sister.

Writer (feature film)

5.
Act One (1963) as Screenwriter
A poor Brooklyn boy joins forces with an experienced playwright to conquer Broadway.
6.
Sunrise at Campobello (1960) as Writer
After a bout with polio, future president Franklin Roosevelt fights to save his political career.
7.
Lonelyhearts (1958) as Written for Screen by
A sensitive young reporter assigned to write an advice column gets caught up in his readers' lives.
8.
It's a Big Country: An American Anthology (1952) as Story for picture
Seven stories celebrate the glorious diversity of American life.
9.
It's a Big Country: An American Anthology (1952) as Episode seven wrt
Seven stories celebrate the glorious diversity of American life.
10.
The Next Voice You Hear (1950) as Trmt
The voice of God mystically appears on the radio, changing all who hear it.
11.
Live Wires (1946) as Original Story
In their first film, the Bowery Boys tackle gangsters.
12.
Here Comes Kelly (1943) as Original Story
A hot-tempered young process server gets mixed up with gangsters.
13.
Married Bachelor (1941) as Screenwriter
A married gambler has to pose as a bachelor to pay off his debts.
14.
Young Tom Edison (1940) as Screenwriter
As a precocious child, Tom Edison defies authority to develop his first inventions.
15.
Edison, the Man (1940) as Original Story
Thomas Edison fights to turn his dreams into reality.
16.
Broadway Melody of 1940 (1940) as Original Story
A vaudeville team breaks up when both men fall for the same gorgeous hoofer.
17.
Behind the News (1940) as Original Story
It's school graduate, Jeff Flavin's, first day on the job as a cub reporter for the Enquirer. Boss, Archer, places Jeff with Stu Woodrow a lazying reporter. Stu detests cubs, treating Jeff badly. Jeff saves a drunken Stu's job by covering the convicted racketeer, Houseman's escape from prison. Jeff goes to Houseman's sister for a scoop he witnesses the murder of Houseman and an innocent young child. Stu grateful to Jeff thinks Jeff is to decent to be a reporter, sends Jeff on a fake story. Resulting in Jeff being demoted by an angry Archer. On his own, Jeff goes to the court house to see the trail of Marques, accused of Houseman's murder. Jeff, who speaks Spanish, hears the translater, Olmeda falsely state that Marques confesses to the killing. Jeff tells Archer that he has a story. The problem is that nobody believes him due to the fake story.
18.
Boys Town (1938) as Screenwriter
True story of Father Flanagan's fight to build a home for orphaned boys.
19.
Ladies in Distress (1938) as Story idea suggested by
20.
Boys Town (1938) as Original Story
True story of Father Flanagan's fight to build a home for orphaned boys.
21.
The Girl from Scotland Yard (1937) as Screenwriter
22.
Big City (1937) as Screenwriter
An honest cab driver fights against corruption.
23.
Outcast (1937) as Screenwriter
24.
Song and Dance Man (1936) as Contract Writer
25.
Her Master's Voice (1936) as Screenwriter
26.
F-Man (1936) as Contr to trmt
27.
Mind Your Own Business (1936) as Screenwriter
28.
Timothy's Quest (1936) as Screenwriter
29.
Chinatown Squad (1935) as Screenwriter
30.
Your Uncle Dudley (1935) as Adaptation
31.
Silk Hat Kid (1935) as Screenwriter
32.
Storm over the Andes (1935) as Contract Writer
33.
The Raven (1935) as Contract Writer
An insane plastic surgeon plots to kill people in ways inspired by Edgar Allan Poe.
34.
Mississippi (1935) as Contr to trmt
A young pacifist after refusing on principle to defend her sweetheart's honor and being banished in disgrace, joins a riverboat troupe as a singer, acquires a reputation as a crackshot after a saloon brawl in which the villain of the piece accidentally kills himself with his own gun, falls in love with his former fianceé's sister and finally bullies an apprehensive family into accepting him.
35.
Red Hot Tires (1935) as Additional Dialogue
A race-car driver wrongly convicted of murder escapes prison to prove his innocence.
36.
Young and Beautiful (1934) as Screenwriter
37.
Let's Talk It Over (1934) as Story
A young sailor saves a woman from drowning. The woman turns out to be a rich heiress; unfortunately for the sailor, she was only pretending to be drowning so that another young man she had her eye on would save her.
38.
Most Precious Thing in Life (1934) as Screenwriter
Years after being pushed out of her husband’s life, a woman befriends her long lost son.
39.
Murder in the Clouds (1934) as Story and Screenplay
A hotshot pilot takes on enemy agents to fly a scientist and his new explosive to Washington.
40.
He Couldn't Take It (1933) as Scr and story
Jimmy Kelly, who can't hold on to a job because of his hot temper, finds his calling as a process server. He serves process on a gangster and exposes a criminal conspiracy while trying to stop his long-suffering girlfriend from taking a vacation with her lecherous boss.
41.
Fog (1933) as Screenwriter
42.
Fury of the Jungle (1933) as Screenwriter

Producer (feature film)

43.
Act One (1963) as Producer
A poor Brooklyn boy joins forces with an experienced playwright to conquer Broadway.
44.
Sunrise at Campobello (1960) as Producer
After a bout with polio, future president Franklin Roosevelt fights to save his political career.
45.
Lonelyhearts (1958) as Producer
A sensitive young reporter assigned to write an advice column gets caught up in his readers' lives.
46.
Designing Woman (1957) as Producer
A sportswriter and a fashion designer have a lot of adjusting to do when they marry in haste.
47.
The Last Hunt (1956) as Producer
Two frontiersmen clash over the slaughter of a buffalo herd.
48.
The Swan (1956) as Producer
On the eve of her marriage to a prince, a noblewoman falls for her brother''s tutor.
49.
Bad Day at Black Rock (1955) as Producer
A one-armed veteran uncovers small-town secrets when he tries to visit an Asian-American war hero''s family.
50.
Take the High Ground! (1953) as Producer
A tough drill sergeant prepares green recruits for service in the Korean War.
51.
Dream Wife (1953) as Producer
For state reasons, a diplomat fakes an engagement to a Middle Eastern princess.
52.
Talk About a Stranger (1952) as Executive Producer
Small-town gossips rage over the arrival of a mysterious stranger.
53.
Plymouth Adventure (1952) as Producer
Epic dramatization of the Pilgrims'''' journey to the new world on the Mayflower.
54.
Westward the Women (1952) as Producer
A frontiersman leads a wagon train full of mail-order brides.
55.
Washington Story (1952) as Producer
A reporter in search of government corruption falls for a congressman.
56.
Go for Broke! (1951) as Producer
The true story of World War II''''s all Japanese-American unit.
57.
The Red Badge of Courage (1951) as Executive Producer
A young Union soldier fights to atone for a moment of cowardice during the Civil War.
58.
The Next Voice You Hear (1950) as Producer
The voice of God mystically appears on the radio, changing all who hear it.
59.
Battleground (1949) as Producer
American soldiers in France fight to survive a Nazi siege just before the Battle of the Bulge.
60.
Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House (1948) as Presented By
A New York businessman's dream of a country home is shattered when he buys a tumbledown rural shack.
61.
I Remember Mama (1948) as Presented By
Norwegian immigrants face the trials of family life in turn-of-the-century San Francisco.
62.
Rachel and the Stranger (1948) as Presented By
A mail-order bride finds herself attracted to a handsome drifter.
63.
Crossfire (1947) as Presented By
A crusading district attorney investigates the murder of a Jewish man.
64.
I'll Be Seeing You (1944) as Producer
A soldier meets a woman on Christmas furlough from prison and they fall in love.
65.
Journey for Margaret (1942) as Executive Producer
An American correspondent tries to adopt two children orphaned during the London blitz.
66.
Kid Glove Killer (1942) as Executive Producer
A police scientist investigates the mayor''s murder.

Production Companies (feature film)

67.
Act One (1963) as Company
A poor Brooklyn boy joins forces with an experienced playwright to conquer Broadway.
68.
Walk Softly, Stranger (1950) as Company
A small-time crook on the run is reformed by the love of a crippled woman.
69.
A Woman's Secret (1949) as Company
A retired singer takes on a protegee only to be betrayed by her.
70.
They Live by Night (1949) as Company
After an unjust prison sentence, a young innocent gets mixed-up with hardened criminals and a violent escape.
71.
Adventure in Baltimore (1949) as Company
A turn-of-the-century socialite joins the women''s suffrage movement.
72.
Station West (1948) as Company
A federal agent takes on a gang of gold thieves.
73.
Every Girl Should Be Married (1948) as Company
A young woman uses scientific research to trap a man into marriage.
74.
The Boy with Green Hair (1948) as Company
An orphaned boy mystically acquires green hair and a mission to end war.
75.
Berlin Express (1948) as Company
Allied agents fight an underground Nazi group in post-war Europe.
76.
Race Street (1948) as Company
A night-club owner takes on the crooks who killed his best friend.
77.
The Farmer's Daughter (1947) as Company
When she goes to work for a congressman, a Minnesota farm girl takes Washington by storm.
78.
The Bachelor and the Bobby Soxer (1947) as Company
A teenage girl's crush on a playboy spells trouble, particularly when he falls for her older sister.
79.
The Spiral Staircase (1946) as Company
A serial killer stalks a mute servant girl in a remote mansion.
80.
Till the End of Time (1946) as Company
A returning World War II veteran falls for a troubled war widow.

Cast (short)

81.
DARKNESS INTO LIGHT (1956)
A look into the filming of 'Lust for Life'- the story of Vincent Van Gogh
82.
HOAXSTERS, THE (1952)
Compares the pitches of totalitarian ideas to that of a snake oil salesman.
83.
The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Story (1950)
A collection of MGM previews with an introduction by Lionel Barrymore.
84.
The Screen Writer (1950)
This short film focuses on the job of the Hollywood screenwriter.

Writer (short)

85.
The Battle of Gettysburg (1956)
This short film relates the story of the pivotal Battle of Gettysburg during the American Civil War.

Producer (short)

86.
The Battle of Gettysburg (1956)
This short film relates the story of the pivotal Battle of Gettysburg during the American Civil War.
87.
HOAXSTERS, THE (1952)
Compares the pitches of totalitarian ideas to that of a snake oil salesman.

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