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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Millions in the Air (1935) as Jason

Cinematography (feature film)

2.
The Good Guys and the Bad Guys (1969) as Cam asst
An aging lawman hears that his old nemesis is back in the area and planning a robbery.

Writer (feature film)

3.
Plainsman and the Lady (1946) as Original Story
St. Joseph, Missouri, in 1859, is divided by a railroad track that separates the richer and poorer classes of people. From the richer side comes Ann Arnesen (Vera Ralston), daughter of Michael Arnesen (Rheinhold Schunzel), owner of the Pony Express. Michael hires Sam Cotton (Bill Elliott as William Elliott) to protect his pony line from hostile Indians and the attacks of the gang of Peter Marquette (Joseph Schildkraut), owner of a stagecoach line who fears losing his contracts to the pony riders. Sam finds himself in a difficult position because Michael's wife, Cathy (Gail Patrick), is in love with Marquette. Sam, despite several attacks by Marquette's men, organizes the pony line. The ailing Michael is shocked to death by his wife's confession of hate, and Marquette tries to destroy the ecpress stations. Sam, with the aid of a friendly Indian tribe, finally wipes out Marquette and his gang, and returns to St. Joseph and Ann, the woman he loves.
4.
Around the World (1944) as Orig story and scr
Kay Kyser and his Kollege of Musical Knowledge entertain the troops overseas.
5.
Higher and Higher (1943) as Screenwriter
Servants pass off one of their own as an heiress in hopes of winning her a wealthy husband.
6.
Seven Days' Leave (1942) as Orig scr
A serviceman has one week to wed an heiress and inherit $100,000.
7.
The Fleet's In (1942) as Screenwriter
Sailors bet on a shy shipmate''''s ability to romance an aloof nightclub singer.
8.
The Smiling Ghost (1941) as Contr to scr const
A newswoman investigates a haunted house.
9.
Sis Hopkins (1941) as Contr to scr constr
10.
Down Argentine Way (1940) as Story
Love and horse racing spice up an American girl's South American vacation.
11.
The Flying Deuces (1939) as Orig story and scr
Two bumblers join the Foreign Legion to forget a beautiful woman.
12.
The Covered Trailer (1939) as Screenwriter
13.
King Solomon's Mines (1937) as Contract Writer
African explorers enlist an exiled native chief to help them find a legendary treasure.
14.
Silent Barriers (1937) as Dial
15.
Smash and Grab (1937) as Screenwriter
16.
Everybody Dance (1937) as Story
17.
Florida Special (1936) as Contract Writer
18.
Lady Be Careful (1936) as Contr to scr const
19.
Here Comes the Band (1935) as Orig scr
A songwriters takes on the corrupt publisher who stole his music.
20.
The Casino Murder Case (1935) as Contract Writer
Society sleuth Philo Vance takes on a series of murders at an aging dowager's mansion.
21.
Two Fisted (1935) as Screenwriter
22.
The Big Broadcast of 1936 (1935) as Screenwriter
A radio star''s efforts to save his station get him mixed up with con men, enemy agents and a beautiful countess.
23.
West Point of the Air (1935) as Contract Writer
An army sergeant inspires his son to become an ace flyer.
24.
Top Hat (1935) as Contr to scr const
A woman thinks the man who loves her is her best friend''s husband.
25.
The Winning Ticket (1935) as Screenwriter
A barber tries to find the winning lottery ticket he hid from his moralistic wife.
26.
Going Highbrow (1935) as Story
A nouveau riche couple try to break into high society.
27.
Death on the Diamond (1934) as Screenwriter
A rookie pitcher tries to stop someone from killing the St. Louis Cardinals.
28.
Half a Sinner (1934) as Additional Dialogue
29.
The Band Plays On (1934) as Screenwriter
Four street kids mend their ways when they take up football.
30.
I'll Tell the World (1934) as Screenwriter
31.
Student Tour (1934) as Screenwriter
A philosophy professor gets stuck chaperoning a student tour of the world.
32.
Murder in the Private Car (1934) as Screenwriter
A speeding train becomes the setting for murder.
33.
The Loudspeaker (1934) as Story and dial
34.
Strictly Dynamite (1934) as Screenwriter
A radio comic runs out of jokes, triggering a desperate search.
35.
Cockeyed Cavaliers (1934) as Additional Dialogue
Two nitwits are mistaken for the king''''s physicians in medieval England.
36.
Stand Up and Cheer! (1934) as Dial
President Franklin Roosevelt appoints a theatrical producer as the new Secretary of Amusement in order to cheer up an American public still suffering through the Depression. The new secretary soon runs afoul of political lobbyists out to destroy his department.
37.
Tomorrow at Seven (1933) as Dial
38.
Mr. Skitch (1933) as Screenwriter
39.
Tomorrow at Seven (1933) as Screenwriter
40.
The Warrior's Husband (1933) as Adpt and dial
41.
Her Bodyguard (1933) as Screenwriter
42.
Sailor Be Good! (1933) as Dial
43.
The Passionate Plumber (1932) as Dial
A woman hires a plumber to make her lover jealous.
44.
Fast Life (1932) as Screenwriter
45.
Prosperity (1932) as Contract Writer
Feuding mothers almost wreck their children's marriage.
46.
Speak Easily (1932) as Dial cont
A professor gets mixed up with chorus girls in a Broadway musical.
47.
Blondie of the Follies (1932) as Contract Writer
Two showgirls on the road from rags to riches compete for the same man.
48.
The Crooked Circle (1932) as Screenwriter
49.
Laugh and Get Rich (1931) as Additional Dialogue
A man drives his family wild with get-rich-quick schemes.
50.
Peach-O-Reno (1931) as Adpt and dial
Two divorce lawyers run a gambling joint by night.
51.
Everything's Rosie (1931) as Dial
A carnival con artist tries to mend his ways when his adopted daughter gets engaged.
52.
Caught Plastered (1931) as Adpt and dial
Stranded vaudevillians help save a small-town druggist from bankruptcy.
53.
Cracked Nuts (1931) as Dial
Friendly idiots become rivals in a mythical kingdom''s revolution.
54.
The Gorilla (1930) as Dial
55.
The Gorilla (1930) as Scen
56.
Way Out West (1930) as Dial
When a carnival barker gets caught conning the local cowboys, he''''s forced to work off his sentence on the open range.
57.
Half Shot at Sunrise (1930) as Dial
Two servicemen dodge military police during an unauthorized leave in Paris.
58.
Hook, Line and Sinker (1930) as Dial
Two insurance men try to help a runaway heiress run a hotel.
59.
Hook, Line and Sinker (1930) as Screenwriter
Two insurance men try to help a runaway heiress run a hotel.
60.
Little Bit of Fluff, A (1928) as Screenwriter
61.
The Patsy (1928) as Titles
In this silent film, a romantic young woman falls for her sister's fiance, then discovers her sister is cheating on him.
62.
Excess Baggage (1928) as Dial
A juggler-acrobat's relationship with his wife suffers when she succeeds in Hollywood, while he's still stuck playing tank-town engagements.
63.
Show People (1928) as Titles
In this silent film, a small-town girl tries to make it in Hollywood.
64.
Bringing Up Father (1928) as Titles
65.
Vamping Venus (1928) as Titles
66.
Beau Broadway (1928) as Titles
67.
Baby Mine (1928) as Titles
68.
Excess Baggage (1928) as Titles
A juggler-acrobat's relationship with his wife suffers when she succeeds in Hollywood, while he's still stuck playing tank-town engagements.
70.
A Lady of Chance (1928) as Titles
In this silent film, a female con artist lures men to her apartment so she can blackmail them.
71.
The Lunatic at Large (1927) as Titles
72.
73.
Spring Fever (1927) as Titles
In this silent film, a shipping clerk pretends to be a champion golfer to win an heiress'''' heart.
74.
Adam and Evil (1927) as Titles
A wealthy society wife discovers her husband has an evil twin brother.
75.
Lost at the Front (1927) as Titles
76.
Buttons (1927) as Titles
77.
Tillie the Toiler (1927) as Titles
78.
Orchids and Ermine (1927) as Titles
79.
Johnny Get Your Hair Cut (1927) as Titles
80.
The Taxi Dancer (1927) as Titles
Card shark Lee Rogers overhears Joselyn Poe crying in her furnished room. She is trying to get a dancing job in New York without any luck. He gets her a job as a taxi dancer through which she meets chorus girl Kitty who introduces her to all sorts of cads. Meanwhile Lee, who realizes he loves her, decides to go straight
81.
It's the Old Army Game (1926) as Titles
Druggist Elmer Prettywillie is sleeping. A woman rings the night bell only to buy a two-cent stamp. Then garbage collectors waken him. Next it's firemen on a false alarm. And then a real fire.
82.
The Savage (1926) as Titles
83.
Hard Boiled (1926) as Titles
84.
For Heaven's Sake (1926) as Titles
In this silent film, a millionaire tries to help save souls after he falls for a young mission-worker.
85.
Too Much Money (1926) as Titles
86.
Three Bad Men (1926) as Titles
87.
Tin Hats (1926) as Titles
88.
Mademoiselle Modiste (1926) as Titles
89.
There You Are (1926) as Titles
90.
The Campus Flirt (1926) as Titles
91.
Pals First (1926) as Titles
92.
Flying Fool (1925) as Titles
93.
American Pluck (1925) as Scen
94.
American Pluck (1925) as Titles
95.
The Early Bird (1925) as Titles
96.
Classified (1925) as Titles
97.
Why Women Love (1925) as Titles
98.
On Time (1924) as Titles
99.
The Speed Spook (1924) as Titles
100.
His Darker Self (1924) as Titles
101.
Six Cylinder Love (1923) as Titles
102.
Luck (1923) as Titles
103.
A Friendly Husband (1923) as Titles
104.
Let's Go (1923) as Titles
105.
The Custard Cup (1923) as Titles
106.
Sure Fire Flint (1922) as Titles
107.
Do and Dare (1922) as Titles
108.
A Self-Made Man (1922) as Titles
109.
For Big Stakes (1922) as Titles
110.
Chasing the Moon (1922) as Titles
111.
The Oath (1921) as Scen
Hugh Coleman, a poor young man, secretly marries Minna Hart, the daughter of a wealthy banker. Hugh attempts to break the news to Minna's father gently by appearing to ask permission to marry her, but before the truth is revealed, the father staunchly forbids the marriage of his Jewish daughter to a Gentile of no means. When Minna's father is murdered, Hugh becomes the prime suspect.
112.
The Rough Diamond (1921) as Titles
113.
A Ridin' Romeo (1921) as Titles
114.
Stranger Than Fiction (1921) as Titles
115.
The Oath (1921) as Titles
Hugh Coleman, a poor young man, secretly marries Minna Hart, the daughter of a wealthy banker. Hugh attempts to break the news to Minna's father gently by appearing to ask permission to marry her, but before the truth is revealed, the father staunchly forbids the marriage of his Jewish daughter to a Gentile of no means. When Minna's father is murdered, Hugh becomes the prime suspect.
116.
Hickville to Broadway (1921) as Titles
117.
Roman Candles (1920) as Titles
118.
Never Say Quit (1919) as Titles
119.
Smiles (1919) as Story
120.
On the Jump (1918) as Scen
121.
The Pride of New York (1917) as Story
122.
This Is the Life (1917) as Scen
123.
This Is the Life (1917) as Story

Editing (feature film)

124.
On Time (1924) as Film Editor
125.
Six Cylinder Love (1923) as Film Editor
126.
A Friendly Husband (1923) as Film Editor
127.
Do and Dare (1922) as Film Editor
128.
Chasing the Moon (1922) as Film Editor
129.
A Self-Made Man (1922) as Film Editor
130.
For Big Stakes (1922) as Film Editor
131.
The Rough Diamond (1921) as Film Editor
132.
A Ridin' Romeo (1921) as Film Editor
133.
Hickville to Broadway (1921) as Film Editor
134.
Stranger Than Fiction (1921) as Film Editor
135.
Husband Hunter (1920) as Editing

Writer (short)

136.
The Rounder (1930)
In this comedic short, a drunkard climbs a ladder into the wrong house and gets romantically involved with the woman who lives there.

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