TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (0)
|Also Known As:||Died:||November 24, 1984|
|Born:||June 15, 1901||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Massachusetts, USA||Profession:||Producer ...|
COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS
Producer (feature film)
A singing cowboy signs on with an all-woman dude ranch.
Detective employed to help smash a band of outlaws works his way into the gang and saves himself from an impossible situation by exposing the master-mind of the gang in time to save his own life.
A fictionalized movie biography of former top Hollywood film star George Raft.
A city is stricken by a wave of self-mutilations performed by beautiful women who appear to be in a hypnotic trance.
A young widow and her son on an isolated ranch find themselves being protected by a wild stallion.
A Civil War guerilla gang plans an attack on a Kansas arsenal.
A space mission to Venus discovers a society of Amazons.
A young man in trouble with the Texas state police during the 1870's is forced to go on the lam, joining a gang with an infamous outlaw.
Paul (Rad Fulton) and three other punks, Arnie (Nicholas King), Vince (Robert Levin) and Dirk (Jim Bridges), are admiring a parked sports car and intending to take it for a joy ride, when they are surprised by its owner, Miles (Regis Toomey) who orders them away and is met with a barrage of fifthy names. A few nights later they break into Miles' garage and he catches them and threatens to call the police. Paul tells him they want the car for a ride and they will have it sooner or later. The young hoods then launch a campaign of terror against Miles and his wife (Ann Doran). Paul realizes he has more pleasure in frightening Miles than in trying to get the car, and one day they force their way into the Miles home and brutally attack Mrs. Miles after she refuses to produce the car keys. Now thinking that Miles is in his power, Paul meets him to take delivery of the car. When Paul steps into the car, Miles pulls a gun and orders him to drive out of town at a breakneck speed. The more frightened Paul becomes, the more dangerously Miles makes him drive, until finally, in tears, Paul begs to be allowed to stop his "joy ride." Miles directs him to pull up in front of the police station and Paul's arrest is followed by that of the other three boys.
African explorers discover a voodoo cult in the heart of the jungle.
The Bowery Boys go after crooks hiding in a haunted house.
The Bowery Boys'' leader recalls his days as a World War II spy in Arabia.
Hypnotism sends the Bowery Boys to battle pirates in the 17th century.
The fifth and last of the Ben Schwab productions starring Bill Elliott as a L.A. sheriff's department detective begins with Henry Johnson (Douglas Dick) being sought by the sheriff's office for the murder of his neighbor and friend,Fred Horner (Robert Shayne), whose strangled body was found in Johnson's motel apartement. Lieutenant Andy Doyle (Bill Elliott) of the Los Angeles sheriff's department learns that Johnson had been an avid card-playing gambler, and had frequently argued violently with the deceased. Trailing Johnson's fiancee, Mary Raikin (Eleanore Tanin), the police capture Johnson, who insists he did not kill Horner, but fled in panic when he discovered Johnson's body in his room after an absence of only a few minutes. It is discovered that a wealthy tenant of an adjacent motel, Bradbury (James Flavin), bears a resemblence to the murdered man, and in order to set him up as a decoy, Doyle suggests the Bradbury spread the word he is leaving for his home the next day. That night, the real killer,Pat Orvello (Gregg Palmer), sneaks into Bradbury's room to rob him, but is shot and captured by Doyle and his men. Earlier, the robber/killer had mistaken the neighboring motels, killed the wrong man in his robbery attempt, and had left the body in Johnson's room.
The third of five films (Dial Red-O, Sudden Danger, Calling Homicide, Footsteps in the Night and Chain of Evidence in release order and released across a full period of two years) in which Bill Elliott played a detective lieutenant (Andy Flynn in the first one, Doyle in the others) in the Los Angeles homicide department) with all five produced by Ben Schwab but a different director on each one. Lieutenant Andy Doyle (Bill Elliott) of the Los Angeles Sheriff;s homicide department, while investigation the mysterious dynamiting death of a young policeman, discovers that the strangling-murder of Francine Norman, owner of a modeling school, is linked with the firsy killing. While questioning those connected with the school, manager Darlene Adams (Jeanne Cooper), and executives Allen Gilmore (Thomas B. Henry) and Tony Fuller (Lyle Talbot), Lt. Doyle and his aide, Detective Sergeant Mike Duncan (Don Haggerty), find there is a blackmailing "baby racket" being run in conjunction with the school. Suspicion points to construction company owner Jim Haddix (Myron Healey) who had been in love with Francine. All evidence of the baby extortion racket is destroyed by an explosion, and the hunt narrows down to one man, the school handyman.
The Bowery Boys get jobs as sitters for a temperamental child star.
The Bowery Boys try to make their name as crime photographers.
The Bowery Boys battle crooks for control of a uranium mind out West.
When an electric shock turns one of them into a psychic, the Bowery Boys invade Las Vegas.
The Bowery Boys unleash an Arabian nightmare when they find Alladin's magic lamp.
The Bowery Boys help a reporter who was beaten up during an undercover investigation at a local prison.
When one of them is mistaken for a society heir, the Bowery Boys move up in the world.
The Bowery Boys get mixed up with an exiled king and a murderous band of spies.
When one of the Bowery Boys impersonates a missing French professor, the group ends up battling spies.
The Bowery Boys go diamond hunting in Africa.
The Bowery Boys battle a family of mad scientists.
The Red Devils, a professional ice hockey team, owned by Jack Monohan (Steve Brodie), is in the midst of a long losing streak, due to bribes being accepted from gamblers by the star player. When the team is joined by cocky Mike Connors (Stanley Clements), a boyhood friend of Jack's, they begin to regain their former winning ways. Mike becomes a star who cannot be stopped, but is disliked by his teammates becuase of his selfish play. Jack tries to keek Mike away from his sister Margaret (Barbara Bestar), who is in love with him, which leads to a bloody fight between the two men. The angry Mike accepts a bribe from gambler Rocky Gilbratar (Lyle Talbot) to throw the big final game. But during the game, an appeal from a young boy who idolizes him, Davey (Duncan Richardson), sets Mike on the right road, and his unselfish play helps win the game.
The Bowery Boys enter an auto race when one of them invents a new super gas.
The Bowery Boys open a detective agency when one of them develops mind-reading talents.
The Bowery Boys take on British crooks when one of them thinks he''''s inherited a title.
The Bowery Boys join the air force and almost turn it into a fly-by-night organization.
The Bowery Boys get mixed up with a race horse and the gambling racket.
A war widow spies for the U.S. in Japanese-occupied Manila.
Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.Click here to contribute