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Born: August 3, 1927 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts, USA Profession: Director ...


Director (feature film)

Flashfire (1994) as Director
A prostitute witnesses a cop's murder and helps his partner find the killers, uncovering a conspiracy involving police corruption.
Rich Men, Single Women (1990) as Director
Three women team up with the common goal of marrying millionaires. While attempting to convince these potential mates that they are the stuff of any man's dreams, the schemers learn whether money can really buy love.
Jailbait: Betrayed By Innocence (1990) as Director
A filmmaker's marriage is already in trouble when one of his film students becomes attracted to him. When the 16-year-old girl goes on a location shoot with him, they have an affair. The two of them are happy with their relationship, but because of her age, he is charged with statuatory rape.
Fight For Life (1987) as Director
A father of a young child with epilepsy learns of a drug that could cure her, but is only available in Europe, not in the United States. He begins his mission to obtain the drug for his daughter at any cost.
Night of Courage (1987) as Director
An old man is outraged at the city when a teenage boy is beaten to death after being denied refuge in the old man's home. A young teacher is determined to learn the truth about the murder of one of his students, a Hispanic teenager, who is beaten to death in a racial attack. He was denied refuge in
Betrayed by Innocence (1986) as Director
A married man is charged with statutory rape after it comes to light that a young woman with whom he had a brief affair -- and whom he thought was an adult -- is a minor.
Car, The (1977) as Director
The murderer of people in a small town turns out to be a car that is possessed.
A Man Called Horse (1970) as Director
A English lord kidnapped by Indians becomes a part of their tribe.
The Happening (1967) as Director
A kidnapped gangster joins forces with the hippies who abducted him.
Cat Ballou (1965) as Director
A prim schoolteacher turns outlaw queen when the railroad steals her land.
Belle Sommers (1962) as Director

Cast (feature film)

50 Years of Action! (1986) as Himself
The history of the Directors Guild of America is recounted. Begun in the years when people in the United States were fighting for unions, the guild was initially not recognized by the movie studios. The organization was started by twelve men and evolved fairly peacefully until 1950 when president Jo

Producer (feature film)

Car, The (1977) as Producer
The murderer of people in a small town turns out to be a car that is possessed.

Director (special)

Well-Cooked Hams (1993) as Director
An episode of "Tales From the Crypt," the anthology series. A no-talent, down-on-his-luck magician seemingly kills a fellow magician to appropriate his lucrative act.
Curiosity Killed (1992) as Director
A segment of "Tales From the Crypt," in which a plot to keep her from sampling an eternal-youth potion leads an elderly woman to commit triple murder -- only to find her once-faithful old dog suddenly gaining youthful strength for his own revenge.
Reluctant Vampire, The (1991) as Director
An episode of "Tales From the Crypt," the horror, anthology series for HBO. An unwilling vampire takes a job in a blood bank. When his office is threatened with a shortage, he takes to the streets in search of fresh blood.
Firm, The (1983) as Director
The cases of Martin Barry and Grace Harmon, a father-daughter criminal law team based in New York City. The pilot episode, a rather realistic look at police work and the day-to-day maneuvering among professionals in the criminal justice system, depicts Martin and Grace's defense of Dick Albright, a

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