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Also Known As: Died: October 26, 1941
Born: April 8, 1880 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Mahanoy, Pennsylvania, USA Profession: Director ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
The Fleet's In (1942) as Director
Sailors bet on a shy shipmate''s ability to romance an aloof nightclub singer.
2.
Birth of the Blues (1941) as Director
Jeff grows up near Basin Street in New Orleans, playing his clarinet with the dock workers. He puts together a band, the Basin Street Hot-Shots, which includes a cornet player, Memphis. They struggle to get their jazz music accepted by the cafe society of the city. Betty Lou joins their band as a singer and gets Louie to show her how to do scat singing. Memphis and Jeff both fall in love with Betty Lou.
3.
Kiss the Boys Goodbye (1941) as Director
4.
Road to Zanzibar (1941) as Director
A lady con artist scams two out-of-work entertainers into financing a safari.
5.
Rhythm on the River (1940) as Director
Popular songwriter Oliver Courtney has been getting by for years using one ghost writer for his music and another for his lyrics. When both writers meet at an inn, they fall in love and then try to sell their songs under their own name. The problem is every song publisher thinks they're copying Courtney's style.
6.
Road to Singapore (1940) as Director
A runaway tycoon and his sailor buddy try to con their way through the South Seas.
7.
The Mikado (1939) as Director
The Mikado's son flees to avoid an unwanted marriage, only to fall in love with an engaged woman.
8.
Something to Sing About (1937) as Director
A New York bandleader takes Hollywood by storm.
9.
The Music Goes 'Round (1936) as Director
10.
Love Me Forever (1935) as Director
11.
Let's Live Tonight (1935) as Director
12.
One Night of Love (1934) as Director
An aspiring opera singer and her mentor fight so much they barely realize they're in love.
13.
Beloved (1934) as Director
14.
Cocktail Hour (1933) as Director
15.
The Constant Woman (1933) as Director
16.
My Woman (1933) as Director
When a vaudeville hoofer hits the big time, he neglects the wife who helped put him there.
17.
Uptown New York (1932) as Director
18.
Strange Justice (1932) as Director
A crooked banker and his assistant devise a scheme to frame an ex-con for their crime.
19.
The Woman Between (1931) as Director
A World War I pilot falls for his commander's wife.
20.
Friends and Lovers (1931) as Director
A society woman and her husband blackmail the men who flirt with her.
21.
Galas de la Paramount (1930) as Director
22.
Paramount on Parade (1930) as Director
23.
Heads Up (1930) as Director
24.
Safety in Numbers (1930) as Director
25.
The Wheel of Life (1929) as Director
26.
Fashions in Love (1929) as Director
27.
Nothing But the Truth (1929) as Director
28.
Redskin (1929) as Director
29.
The Laughing Lady (1929) as Director
30.
Forgotten Faces (1928) as Director
31.
The Showdown (1928) as Director
32.
The Secret Studio (1927) as Director
33.
The Heart of Salome (1927) as Director
34.
Stage Madness (1927) as Director
35.
The Return of Peter Grimm (1926) as Director
36.
Siberia (1926) as Director
37.
The Lily (1926) as Director
38.
Man and Maid (1925) as Director
39.
The Golden Strain (1925) as Director
40.
Thunder Mountain (1925) as Director
41.
Frivolous Sal (1925) as Director
42.
43.
The Wheel (1925) as Director
44.
A Boy of Flanders (1924) as Director
An orphan who dreams of becoming a painter adopts a stray dog that changes his life.
45.
Bread (1924) as Director
46.
The Man Next Door (1923) as Director
47.
The Lonely Road (1923) as Director
48.
The Man Life Passed By (1923) as Director
49.
The Scarlet Lily (1923) as Director
50.
Long Live the King (1923) as Director
51.
Chastity (1923) as Director
52.
Dollar Devils (1923) as Director
53.
Refuge (1923) as Director
54.
The Kingdom Within (1922) as Director
55.
The Bootlegger's Daughter (1922) as Director
56.
Scandalous Tongues (1922) as Director
57.
Head over Heels (1922) as Director
58.
Beating the Game (1921) as Director
59.
The Concert (1921) as Director
A concert pianist, the romantic idol of many women, is seduced away from his wife. The seductress's husband takes in the pianist's wife, and all four pretend to be happy with the new arrangement.
60.
Made in Heaven (1921) as Director
61.
The Blooming Angel (1920) as Director
62.
The Slim Princess (1920) as Director
63.
Pinto (1920) as Director
64.
What Happened to Rosa (1920) as Director
65.
The Sheriff's Son (1919) as Director
66.
Other Men's Wives (1919) as Director
67.
The Homebreaker (1919) as Director
68.
Hard Boiled (1919) as Director
69.
Upstairs (1919) as Director
Elsie McFarland, a pretty young kitchen worker in a luxury hotel, is lured upstairs to the bright lights and dancing. Once there, however, trouble breaks out at every turn.
70.
Extravagance (1919) as Director
71.
When Doctors Disagree (1919) as Director
72.
Jinx (1919) as Director
73.
The Lady of Red Butte (1919) as Director
74.
The Peace of Roaring River (1919) as Director
Madge Nelson is ordered, for health reasons, to move to the countryside, but her finances do not permit her to make the move from the city. Therefore, she answers an advertisement for a mail-order bride for miner Hugo Ennis in Nevada. Ennis, however, is the unwitting victim of an attempt at humiliation by a scorned lover, and Madge arrives in Nevada only to learn that Ennis knows nothing about the new bride or any wedding plans.
75.
Playing the Game (1918) as Director
76.
The Hired Man (1918) as Director
Ezry is a hardworking hired man who saves his money carefully in the hopes one day of going to college. But when his girlfriend's brother gets in trouble for bank robbery, Ezry tries to help out by offering his savings in exchange for the stolen funds.
77.
The Family Skeleton (1918) as Director
78.
Quicksand (1918) as Director
79.
String Beans (1918) as Director
80.
A Nine O'Clock Town (1918) as Director
David Clary runs a sleepy little dry-goods store in a sleepy little town. A vamp from the big city shows up, intent on taking Clary for everything he's worth by a combination of seduction and blackmail. But the day is saved by the ingenuity of David's corset model.
81.
His Own Home Town (1918) as Director
Jimmy Duncan, the son of the well-respected Reverend Duncan, takes over his local newspaper as manager. He takes on the criminal element in town with great vigor, until he realizes that his own father is in league with those devils.
82.
Coals of Fire (1918) as Director
83.
The Claws of the Hun (1918) as Director
John Stanton, the son of munitions magnate Godfrey Stanton, is unfairly labeled a draft-dodger and slacker at the time of America's entry into the First World War. But John sees an opportunity to redeem himself when he discovers German espionage agents attempting to sabotage his father's munitions plant.
84.
His Mother's Boy (1917) as Director
85.
The Pinch Hitter (1917) as Director
86.
The Clodhopper (1917) as Director
Everett Nelson is a naive young farmboy. Following unjust treatment on the farm, he runs away to the big city. There he encounters a showman who decides Everett is perfect for the part of a bumpkin in his new play. Everett takes the role and becomes a big star. But there are complications...
87.
The Millionaire Vagrant (1917) as Director
88.
Sudden Jim (1917) as Director
89.
The Son of His Father (1917) as Director

Writer (feature film)

90.
Something to Sing About (1937) as Story and mus
A New York bandleader takes Hollywood by storm.
91.
Love Me Forever (1935) as Story
92.
Betrayal (1929) as Story
93.
The Man Life Passed By (1923) as Writer
94.
Pinto (1920) as Story
95.
A Nine O'Clock Town (1918) as Story
David Clary runs a sleepy little dry-goods store in a sleepy little town. A vamp from the big city shows up, intent on taking Clary for everything he's worth by a combination of seduction and blackmail. But the day is saved by the ingenuity of David's corset model.

Music (feature film)

96.
Wolf of Wall Street, The (2013)
This is the true story of the outlandish rise and non-stop pleasure-hunting descent of Jordan Belfort, the New York stockbroker who, along with his merry band of brokers, makes a gargantuan fortune by defrauding investors out of millions. Belfort transforms from a righteous young Wall Street newcome
97.
Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus (2006)
In 1958 New York, Diane Arbus, the daughter of a posh fur store owner, is a housewife and mother who works as an assistant to her husband Allan, a fashion and advertising photographer. One night, Diane's eye is caught by a strange-looking mask the size of a man's head. Later, when Diane gets her fi
98.
Paycheck (2003)
Brilliant computer engineer Michael Jennings routinely has his short term memory erased, so he can't divulge any information about the top secret projects he works on throughout the year. For his most recent gig, he expects to receive over four billion dollars. Upon completion of the job, however, Jennings is given a filled envelope--not with a check for his billions, but containing random objects. It is communicated to him that he had agreed to forfeit his payment for this specific project. With his memory erased, the meticulous engineer attempts to use the objects in the envelope to figure out what happened to him in his now obscured past. Soon, federal agents are after Jennings and he teams up with his old flame, Rachel, who helps him uncover the mystery of his past--and the question behind why the people whom he once worked for, now want him dead.
99.
Paperback Hero (2000) as Song ("I Remember You")
In a remote outback community, tomboyish Ruby Vale runs the town's only eatery, the Boomerang Cafe. She is engaged to marry a stuffy man named Hamish, but prefers to spend much of her time with her best friend, Jack, a macho train conductor who is writing a romance novel on the sly. However it is no
100.
Celebrity (1998) as Song ("Tangerine")
Lee Simon, a journalist, has just split up with his insecure wife Robin. He launches into a series of sexual escapades that include a film star, a supermodel and an aspiring actress. Meanwhile, Robin considers plastic surgery and imagines a life on her own. However, both eventually find love again:
101.
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (1997) as Song ("Tangerine")
A visiting city reporter's assignment suddenly revolves around the murder trial of a local millionaire.
102.
Short Cuts (1993) as Song ("I Don'T Want To Cry Anymore")
Episodic narrative based on nine short stories and one poem by the late Raymond Carver, detailing the longings and thwarted lives of a disparate group of individuals in contemporary Southern California.
103.
Naked Gun 2 1/2: The Smell Of Fear, The (1991) as Song ("Tangerine")
Pseudo-terrorists try to destroy the solar-energy resources of the United States.
104.
Dead Again (1991) as Song ("Tangerine")
LA private eye Mike Church thinks he has seen it all until he takes on the case of Grace, a mystery woman suffering from amnesia and flashbacks to a murder than happened in the 40s. Church brings in a hypnotist and finds himself immersed in two cases separated by decades that may have a supernatural
105.
For The Boys (1991) as Song ("I Remember You")
The story of two USO entertainers whose performing careers span from World War II through Vietnam.
106.
Funny About Love (1990) as Song ("I Remember You")
A romantic comedy about a cartoonist who wants to be a father.
107.
Cousins (1989) as Song ("Tangerine")
Romantic comedy where the lives of two families become sexually intertwined and complicated.
108.
Presidio, The (1988) as Song ("Tangerine")
Joint investigation by the San Francisco Police Department and the military.
109.
Let's Get Lost (1988) as Song ("I Remember You")
A James Dean lookalike pretty boy whose jazz trumpeting and melancholy crooning epitomized '50s cool, Chet Baker had become, when famed photographer Bruce Weber finally caught up with him after three decades of fandom, an alcoholic and a junkie. Weber and crew follow Baker on a year-long trek, from
110.
Year My Voice Broke, The (1987) as Song ("I Remember You")
111.
Hannah and Her Sisters (1986) as Song ("I Remember You")
Three sisters deal with their tangled relationships amidst the wonders of New York City.
112.
Summer Rental (1985)
A working-class guy saves up the money and hauls his family to Florida for a vacation in a rented house, but once there things don't go as planned.
113.
Racing With The Moon (1984) as Song ("Tangerine")
Drama about two blue-collar young men in a small California seacoast town in 1942 as they prepare to enlist in the Marines, but plan to have some romantic flings before they go off to war.
114.
Friday the 13th, Part IV: The Final Chapter (1984) as Song ("Tangerine")
Slasher movie fans rejoice! For Jason Voorhees, the scourge of Crystal Lake is back, bringing sheer terror with him. And despite the title, "Friday the 13th - The Final Chapter" (1984) is definitely not the last time Jason finds a way to keep the fear going. He's actually in seven more movies that follow. Look for Crispen Glover and Corey Feldman in this installment.
115.
Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984) as Songs ("I Remember You" "Tangerine")
The crew of the Enterprise fights to protect the newly reborn Spock.
116.
Mommie Dearest (1981) as Song ("Tangerine")
A portrayal of the actress Joan Crawford as a screaming witch-mother who abuses her kids.
117.
Plaza Suite (1971) as Composer
A New York hotel room is the setting for three stories of romantic squabbles.
118.
About Mrs. Leslie (1954) as Composer
Mrs. Leslie, rooming house landlady, reminisces in flashbacks about her past as a cafe entertainer and her involvement with the mysterious George Leslie, who originally hires her as a vacation "companion" but tells her nothing of his life outside the vacations. In subplots, Mrs. Leslie's tenants and neighbors carry on soap-opera lives.
119.
You Came Along (1945) as Composer
War hero flier Bob Collins goes on a war bond selling tour with two buddies, and substitute "chaperone" Ivy Hotchkiss. Bob's a cheerful Lothario with several girls in every town on the tour. After some amusing escapades, Bob and Ivy become romantically involved, agreeing it's "just fun up in the air." Then Ivy finds out the real reason why it shouldn't be anything more.
120.
Lady in the Dark (1944) as Composer
121.
Top Man (1943) as Composer
122.
Priorities on Parade (1942) as Composer
123.
The Fleet's In (1942) as Composer
Sailors bet on a shy shipmate''s ability to romance an aloof nightclub singer.
124.
Rags to Riches (1941) as Composer
125.
Glamour Boy (1941) as Composer
Marathon Pictures is stuck with Billy Doran (Darryl Hickman), Whiz Quiz radio show star but a flop in Hollywood. Ex-child star Tiny Barlow (Jackie Cooper) suggests that the studio remake "Skippy", the film that made him famous, with himself as coach for little Billy. A. J. Colder (Walter Abel), Marathon's Mighty Mogul, agrees. Joan Winslow (Susanna Foster), a contract player who has never had a part, is picked to replace balky Brenda Lee (Ann Gillis) in Marathon's monster musical of the year. Tiny poses as a big shot and takes credit for getting Joan the role. They are soon seen everywhere together as Tiny is taking advantage of her publicity build-up for his own gain, until he suddenly finds out he is in love with her and confesses his duplicity. This occurs when Colder has forbid Joan to see Tiny anymore, directing her to only be seen with important people who can help her career, and Tiny thinks it is because she has dumped him. He enters into a conspiracy with Brenda's agent, Mickey Fadden (John Gallaudet), to make Brenda give up her strike and accept the role Colder gave Joan. She does and Tiny is given the role of her leading man. But he is unhappy about what he has done in costing Joan her big chance, plus his old friend, Georgie Clemons (Jackie Searle) who used to play the mean kid in Tiny's films is also replaced. Faced with the taunts of the production crew because of what he helped engineer and broken hearted about Joan, Tiny walks out on the picture, climbs into his automobile and heads for parts unknown. Little Billy, who adores him, stows away in the luggage compartment. Billy, the high IQ kid, has devised a scheme to set everything right.
126.
Kiss the Boys Goodbye (1941) as Composer
127.
Road to Singapore (1940) as Composer
A runaway tycoon and his sailor buddy try to con their way through the South Seas.
128.
Rhythm on the River (1940) as Composer
Popular songwriter Oliver Courtney has been getting by for years using one ghost writer for his music and another for his lyrics. When both writers meet at an inn, they fall in love and then try to sell their songs under their own name. The problem is every song publisher thinks they're copying Courtney's style.
129.
Something to Sing About (1937) as Composer
A New York bandleader takes Hollywood by storm.
130.
Follow Your Heart (1936) as Composer
131.
The Music Goes 'Round (1936) as Composer
132.
Let's Live Tonight (1935) as Composer
133.
Love Me Forever (1935) as Composer
134.
Love Me Forever (1935) as Thematic mus
135.
Beloved (1934) as Music Score
136.
One Night of Love (1934) as Thematic mus
An aspiring opera singer and her mentor fight so much they barely realize they're in love.
137.
Cocktail Hour (1933) as Music
138.
My Woman (1933) as Composer
When a vaudeville hoofer hits the big time, he neglects the wife who helped put him there.
139.
Strange Justice (1932) as Incidental mus
A crooked banker and his assistant devise a scheme to frame an ex-con for their crime.
140.
Girl of the Rio (1932) as Composer
141.
Caught Plastered (1931) as Composer
Stranded vaudevillians help save a small-town druggist from bankruptcy.
142.
Friends and Lovers (1931) as Music Score
A society woman and her husband blackmail the men who flirt with her.
143.
The Woman Between (1931) as Incidental mus
A World War I pilot falls for his commander's wife.
144.
The Woman Between (1931) as Composer
A World War I pilot falls for his commander's wife.
145.
Le fils de l'autre (1931) as Music
146.
The Climax (1930) as Composer
147.
Heads Up (1930) as Composer
148.
The Love Parade (1930) as Composer
A count finds his marriage to a queen less than satisfying.
149.
The Laughing Lady (1929) as Composer
150.
Fashions in Love (1929) as Composer
151.
The Wheel of Life (1929) as Composer
152.
Manhattan Cocktail (1928) as Composer
153.
Sahara (1919) as Mus accompaniment arr by
154.
Princess of the Dark (1917) as Mus accompaniment: incidental mus by
155.
Between Men (1916) as Mus accompaniment
156.
Civilization (1916) as Mus accompaniment comp
Allegorical film about peace. A king starts a war, many of the women are against it, people are pressed into service. A count has constructed a submarine and gets the order to sink an ocean liner, that is also carrying - supposedly - ammunition for the enemy. The count refuses to fire the torpedos, and sinks the submarine. He survives, but in a limbo between death and life where he meets Jesus, who takes him over to preach peace. Naturally the king arrests him and sentences him to death for treason, but then Jesus shows him the real face of war.
157.
Peggy (1916) as Mus accompaniment arr by
Peggy, a rambunctious young American girl, goes to Scotland to visit her uncle. Her American ways both shock and eventually delight the people of the old village - especially the handsome young minister.
158.
D'artagnan (1916) as Mus accompaniment
159.
The Conqueror (1916) as Mus accompaniment comp and arr by
160.
The Beckoning Flame (1916) as Mus accompaniment composed and selected by
161.
The Edge of the Abyss (1915) as Mus accompaniment comp
162.
The Winged Idol (1915) as Mus accompaniment

Production Companies (feature film)

163.
Something to Sing About (1937) as Company
A New York bandleader takes Hollywood by storm.

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