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Cast (feature film)

Merlin (1992) as Mordred
A young reporter is stunned to discover her true identity: she's the reincarnated daughter of the legendary magician Merlin. It is her eternal duty to protect the Sword of Power from the evil clutches of Pendragon, the wicked sorcerer who would use the Sword's cosmic power to conquer the Earth.
Phar Lap (1983) as Reporter At Stables
Killing of Angel Street, The (1981) as Mr Benson
Deadlier Than the Male (1967) as Wyngarde
The Frightened City (1962) as Hood
A British crime boss unites all the rivals to form one big operation, but eventually one of the partners breaks off and a war ensues.
Moment Of Indiscretion (1958)
(Dra ''58,BW). Ronald Howard, Lana Morris, John Van Eyssen, John Witty, Denis Shaw. Lana Morris is accused of the murder of a former fiancee''s mistress when her handkerchief is discovered at the scene of the crime by the police.
Three Sundays to Live (1957)
A band leader falsely convicted of murder breaks out of prison to prove his innocence.
X the Unknown (1957) as Gerry
A radioactive ooze terrorizes a remote Scottish village.

Writer (feature film)

Fighting Back (1948) as Story and Screenplay
Passport to Suez (1943) as Screenwriter
A reformed thief goes undercover to stop Nazi agents from hijacking planes.
Cuando el amor ríe (1930) as Contr to scr
Wild Company (1930) as Story
Fugitives (1929) as Scen
Blue Skies (1929) as Scen
Chasing Through Europe (1929) as Story
The Girl From Havana (1929) as Story
The Black Watch (1929) as Scen
Captain Donald King of the British Army goes to India just as World War I breaks out, convincing his comrades that he is a coward. In reality, he is on a secret mission to rescue British soldiers held prisoner there.
Captain Lash (1929) as Scen
Salute (1929) as Story
John Randall is an Army cadet at West Point. His younger brother Paul is a midshipman at the Naval Academy. John contrives to help Paul's timid romantic interest in Nancy Wayne by pretending to be interested in her himself. Paul, however, takes offense, and determines to beat his brother in the Army-Navy football game on purely personal grounds. Meanwhile, Paul and fellow midshipman Albert Price are hazed and tormented by upperclassmen.
The Play Girl (1928) as Scen
Daredevil's Reward (1928) as Scen
Homesick (1928) as Story
Prep and Pep (1928) as Story
Wild West Romance (1928) as Story
Daredevil's Reward (1928) as Story
The Play Girl (1928) as Story
Homesick (1928) as Scen
Road House (1928) as Scen
Prep and Pep (1928) as Scen
Win That Girl (1928) as Scen
Arizona Bound (1927) as Screenwriter
Open Range (1927) as Screenwriter
The Arizona Wildcat (1927) as Scen
The Broncho Twister (1927) as Scen
The Auctioneer (1927) as Scen
Drums of the Desert (1927) as Screenwriter
Nevada (1927) as Screenwriter
The Last Trail (1927) as Scen
The robberies on Jasper Carrol's stages have been so frequent that the stage line plans to hold a stagecoach race with the winner getting the new contract. Tom foils Cal Barker's attempt to kill him and gets a confession from him that Kurt Morley is behind the robberies. But first Tom must win the race for Carrol although Morley's stages have him greatly outnumbered.
The Last Outlaw (1927) as Screenwriter
No Man's Gold (1926) as Scen
The Great K & A Train Robbery (1926) as Scen
Cullen has hired Tom to try and stop the robberies on his railroad. Knowing Cullen's secretary Holt is tipping off the gang, Tom works undercover by posing as a highwayman. To help him bring in the gang he enlists the help of the hobo DeLuxe Harry.
The Canyon of Light (1926) as Scen
30 Below Zero (1926) as Story
Three Bad Men (1926) as Scen
30 Below Zero (1926) as Scen
No Man's Gold (1926) as Adaptation
The Shamrock Handicap (1926) as Scen
Trovatosi in grosse difficoltà economiche, un vecchio nobiluomo irlandese è costretto a vendere parte della propria scuderia ad un possidente Americano, che si porta via anche il suo miglior fantino. Durante una corsa il fantino si infortuna e, così, viene raggiunto in America dal vecchio padrone, che ha portato con sè anche la figlia ed una puledra. Per risollevare le sorti della scuderia, iscrivono la puledra ad una corsa importante (sarà la ragazza a montarla) e vincono il primo premio. Così possono tornare tutti e quattro in Irlanda.
Hard Boiled (1926) as Scen
A Man Four-Square (1926) as Scen
Three Bad Men (1926) as Adaptation
The Lucky Horseshoe (1925) as Scen
Gold and the Girl (1925) as Story
Gold and the Girl (1925) as Scen
Hearts and Spurs (1925) as Scen
Timber Wolf (1925) as Scen
Gold Heels (1924) as Scen
Troubles of a Bride (1924) as Scen
The Heart Buster (1924) as Scen
Troubles of a Bride (1924) as Story

Producer (feature film)

The Phantom Thief (1946) as Producer
A reformed thief tries to stop a murderous blackmailer.
A Close Call for Boston Blackie (1946) as Producer
A reformed thief fights to clear himself of murder charges.
The Racket Man (1944) as Producer
Two-Man Submarine (1944) as Executive Producer
A film that is among the umpteen hundred films that some source has given Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco a "credited" composers credit, although his name appears actually nowhere in connection with the vast majority of these umpteen hundred films, and one of four films that Tom Neal and Ann Savage were in together. This one has Robert B. Williams as some kind of scientist on an unnamed South Pacific island and he is making penicillin out of jungle mold at a time when penicillin was so new that all the players in the film pronounce it as "pey-nen-sol-lon" or something like that. Tom Neal is also there as some kind of guard or protector of Williams' work and is hacked off something fierce about it as his goal if to get off the island and into hand-to-hand action "against the japs." Before long an unidentified plane flies over the island and Neal has his pistol at the ready to shoot it down in case it is an enemy plane but a figure parachutes out and in parachutes none other than Ann Savage, who is there as Neal's replacement, although Neal now isn't as ready to leave as he was before. Then a man, George Lynn, washes ashore and is accepted as a crewman from a torpedoed American ship. Later, Williams is murdered, after some of his "pey-non-sol-len or whatever" samples disappear, and Neal concludes that either Savage, island-doctor J.Carroll Naish or Abner Biberman is the guilty party working for the Axis to get the penicillin formula. This isn't exactly Holmes-or-Chan sleuthing on his part as he knows he isn't guilty and the only people on the island, with the exception of three natives, are those he names as suspects. He doesn't know that a two-man Japanese submarine (with five or six Germans on board plus the two Japanese crewmen)is lurking offshore, but his list of suspects is basically correct, as none of the people from the sub have come ashore yet. Well, one has but he floated in. Discounting the floater, it doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure out that between Savage, Naish and Biberman, which one who can least bear scrutiny.
Sailor's Holiday (1944) as Executive Producer
The Ghost That Walks Alone (1944) as Executive Producer
Charlie Chan's Murder Cruise (1940) as Associate Producer
On a cruise ship from Honolulu to San Francisco, the famous Chinese detective encounters four more murders while trying to figure out the murder of a Scotland Yard friend.
Young As You Feel (1940) as Associate Producer
Father (Prouty) sells his drugstore and the Jones family heads for New York to enjoy sophisticated city life. They lose all their money before deciding to go back home. This was the last Jones family movie.
Shooting High (1940) as Associate Producer
Jane Pritchard (Jane Withers) sides with the Carsons in a generations-old feud which her family wages with the descendents of Wild Bill Carson, first United States Marshal of Carson Corners. Will Carson (Gene Autry) insists that a Pritchard killed his grandfather when the Marshal came into town on a marauding expedition led by The Hawk. Will maintains his grandfather had joined the gang to trap the leaders and a trigger-happy Pritchard had kept him from doing so. A crew from Signet Pictures comes to town to film the story of Wild Bill's life. Will is in love with Jane's sister, Marjorie (Marjorie Weaver)but her banker-father opposes the match. Will and Marjorie argue, and she becomes infatuated with Bob Merritt (Robert Lowery), who is to co-star in the film with Evelyn Trent (Kay Aldridge, billed as usual at TCF as Katharine Aldridge.) Jane and Sheriff Clem Perkle (Hobart Cavanaugh) get rid of Merritt by telling him the townspeople are going to ride him out of town on a rail. Movie director J. Wallace Rutledge (Hamilton McFadden)agrees to let Will play the role of his grandfather. On the day a bank robbery scene is to be filmed at Pritchard's bank, four supposed actors who have joined the troupe turn out to be bank robbers for real. The townspeople, seeing Will chasing after the robbers, assume he was part of the gang and has reverted to what they consider the character trait of the Carson family.
Free, Blonde and 21 (1940) as Associate Producer
Lucky Cisco Kid (1940) as Associate Producer
Cisco and Gordito arrive to find there is an outlaw operating in the area who is assumed to be the Cisco Kid. When a reward is offered for his capture and a large shipment of money goes out, Cisco is on hand. Seeing the gang rob the stage he goes after them only to be wounded. The gang leader leaves Cisco's handkerchief at the scene and now he is wanted for the murder he tried to break up.
High School (1940) as Associate Producer
Charlie Chan in Honolulu (1939) as Associate Producer
The Asian detective discovers a murder on a ship bound for Hawaii.
The Jones Family in Quick Millions (1939) as Associate Producer
Pack Up Your Troubles (1939) as Associate Producer
Out of work vaudevillians join the army in WWI and head for France.
The Jones Family in Hollywood (1939) as Associate Producer
Boy Friend (1939) as Associate Producer
A cop pretends to be a crook in order to catch a gang of outlaws. The bad guys run a night club as a front. The cop's sister helps him by singing there; otherwise, she's busy making love to a military cadet.
Too Busy to Work (1939) as Associate Producer
The Cisco Kid and the Lady (1939) as Associate Producer
Just as Harbison kills a miner, Cisco and Gordito arrive and the dying miner rips his map into three pieces. Harbison tries to get the other two pieces but Cisco continues to outwit him. When Cisco takes the map from Billie who took it from Harbison, she identifies him and he is jailed. Having a change of heart she has a plan to get him out and he has a plan to trap Harbison.
Everybody's Baby (1939) as Associate Producer
Mr. Moto in Danger Island (1939) as Associate Producer
Charlie Chan in Reno (1939) as Associate Producer
Mary Whitman has gone to Reno to obtain a divorce. While there she is arrested on suspicion of murdering a fellow guest at her hotel (which specializes in divorcers). There are many others at the hotel who wanted the victim out of the way. Charlie comes from his home in Honolulu to solve the murder.
City in Darkness (1939) as Associate Producer
Chan goes to Paris for a reunion with friends from World War I. There he investigates the murder of a munitions manufacturer who was supplying arms to the enemy. At the end Charlie preaches to us about the dangers of peace conferences.
The Arizona Wildcat (1939) as Associate Producer
Mary Jane Patterson finds an old poster in the attic offering a reward for the capture of bandit "El Gato", whom she recognizes as Manuel Hernandez, her adopted father. He jokingly tells her that the members of his band, which robbed from the rich to give to the poor, ar now all respected citizens in their town of Mineville, Arizona. Donald Clark (William Henry), a stranger, recognizes the crooked town-Sheriff Richard Baldwin (Henry Wilcoxin) as the man he is hunting as the murdered of his father, but is outdrawn and shot by the sheriff. The wounded Clark escapes and makes his way to Manuel's house, where a group is entertaining schoolteacher Caroline Reid (Pauline Moore.) The sheriff and his men capture Clark, but Mary Jane mounts a horse and gallops away, and throws a rock through the windows of each member of El Gato's band with a message reading: "Be prepared---We Ride Again. El Gato." And also a note into the sheriff's office warning him that El Gato will ride again unless Clark is released inside of 24 hours. Manuel knows nothing of this the next day when he walks down the street and is puzzled by the mysterious winks of his friends and their whispered assurances that they are ready. But he leads his men against the sheriff, and soon finds himself under arrest and on trial charged with kidnapping the prisoner, stealing a gold shipment and killing the Wells Fargo agent.
Keep Smiling (1938) as Associate Producer
Jane breaks into the film business while also reviving the flagging career of her film director uncle (Wilcoxon) and getting him hooked up with his secretary (Stuart).
Down on the Farm (1938) as Associate Producer
Safety in Numbers (1938) as Associate Producer
Rascals (1938) as Associate Producer
A Gypsy band takes lots of stuff but always in a good cause. Led by Jane Withers, they pick up a socialite (Hundson) who has amnesia. She works as a fortune teller and raises enough money for an operation to regain her memory.
Always in Trouble (1938) as Associate Producer
Checkers (1938) as Associate Producer
Charlie Chan at Monte Carlo (1938) as Associate Producer
Chan is on a gambling vacation in Monaco. He is called upon to solve two murders. One is a casino messenger on his way to Paris with a million dollars in bonds. The other is a two-bit Chicago gangster recently tending bar in a Monte Carlo hotel. Everyone is suspect and a third of the dialogue is in French.
Mr. Moto's Gamble (1938) as Associate Producer
Mr. Moto must discover who poisoned a fighter in the boxing ring. This movie began as "Charlie Chan at the Ringside," but Warner Oland died during the filming so it was switched to a Mr. Moto.
One Wild Night (1938) as Associate Producer
Wild and Woolly (1937) as Associate Producer
Step Lively, Jeeves! (1937) as Associate Producer
A British butler goes to America duped by mobsters into believing he is the heir to a fortune.
45 Fathers (1937) as Associate Producer
The Holy Terror (1937) as Associate Producer
Charlie Chan on Broadway (1937) as Associate Producer
A New York nightclub singer plans to reveal gangsters named in her private diary. The diary disappears and the singer is murdered. Charlie Chan is called into to investigate.
Charlie Chan at the Olympics (1937) as Associate Producer
Spies have an invention which will allow its posessor to remote-control flying aircraft. The U.S. Navy, the Berlin police, and No. 1 son Lee Chan (a member of the U.S. Swim Team at the Berlin Olympics) help Charlie capture the spies.
Charlie Chan at the Opera (1937) as Associate Producer
Regarded by many as the best of the Charlie Chan series. The opera star Gravelle suffers amnesia. He is a recent escapee from an insane asylum, accused of murdering fellow performers (his wife and her lover). Included in the movie is the opera "Carnival", composed for the picture by Oscar Levant.
Angel's Holiday (1937) as Associate Producer
The Great Hospital Mystery (1937) as Associate Producer
Ramona (1936) as Associate Producer
Half-Indian girl (Young) brought up in a wealthy household is loved by the son of the house (Taylor) against his family's wishes and loves another Indian (Ameche) employed by the household.
Charlie Chan at the Race Track (1936) as Associate Producer
While steaming from Honolulu to Los Angeles the owner of a prize racehorse headed for the Santa Anita Handicap is killed, apparently kicked to death by his stallion. Not so, deduces Charlie. Leter he exposes efforts to fix a race at the famous track.
Charlie Chan's Secret (1936) as Associate Producer
An ocean liner sinks off Honolulu and Allen Colby, heir to millions, is presumed dead...but local sleuth Charlie Chan is not so sure, and flies to San Francisco to investigate further. Somehow, the missing Colby is there ahead of him...but is knifed in the back before seeing anyone. Further events revolve around spiritualist Mrs. Lowell, her family of suspicious characters, and the spooky, untenanted Colby mansion, where the body turns up during a seance!
The First Baby (1936) as Associate Producer
By the time daughter (Deane) and son-in-low (Downs) have their second child the mother-in-law (Gateson) learns not to be so domineering.
Under Your Spell (1936) as Associate Producer
Pepper (1936) as Associate Producer
Young Pepper Jolly enters the life of sour old millionaire John Wilkes. She convinces him to take her gang to Coney Island and prevents his daughter from marrying a phony aristocrat.
Here Comes Trouble (1936) as Associate Producer
Charlie Chan at the Circus (1936) as Associate Producer
The Asian detective investigates threatening letters sent to a circus'''' owner.
Te quiero con locura (1935) as Producer
Rosa de Francia (1935) as Producer
Music Is Magic (1935) as Associate Producer
Vaudevillians supporting the musical efforts of aging Hollywood star Diane de Valle decide to head for Tinseltown themselves when de Valle's high salary and low drawing power cancel the revue. Managing to land roles in a de Valle musical movie, perky Peggy is rescued from the chorus line by the tricks of her boyfriend Jack, who uses bravado to usurp de Valle's role in favor of Peggy, who is more suited to the bouncy musical.
Julieta compra un hijo (1935) as Associate Producer
The Great Hotel Murder (1935) as Producer
Mystery Woman (1935) as Producer
Thunder in the Night (1935) as Producer
Piernas de seda (1935) as Producer
¡Asegure a su mujer! (1935) as Producer
Charlie Chan in Shanghai (1935) as Associate Producer
The Chinese government calls Charlie Chan to Shanghai to investigate a murder involving an opium ring. Ring leaders kidnap Charlie and attempt to have him killed.
Charlie Chan in Paris (1935) as Producer
Charlie's visit to Paris, ostensibly a vacation, is really a mission to investigate a bond-forgery racket. But his agent, apache dancer Nardi is killed before she can tell him much. The case, complicated by a false murder accusation for banker's daughter Yvette, climaxes with a strange journey through the Paris sewers.
She Learned About Sailors (1934) as Producer
Shanghai nightclub singer Jean falls in love to a sailor, but after his ship left Shangahai, he is of the oppinion that he cannot support her in the States, so he writes her in a letter, that he will not see her again, but two practical jokers intercept it and write another with an opposite content. Jean comes to the states, but her sailor doesn't aknowledge her, but the two don't give up trying to bring Jean and sailor back together.
Charlie Chan in London (1934) as Producer
3 on a Honeymoon (1934) as Producer
Baby Take a Bow (1934) as Producer
Granaderos del amor (1934) as Supervisión de [Supervised by]
Love Time (1934) as Producer
Nada más que una mujer (1934) as Producer
Charlie Chan's Courage (1934) as Producer
Charlie is hired to deliver a pearl necklace to a millionaire at his ranch. When murder intervenes he disguises himself as a Chinese servant and begins sleuthing.
Las fronteras del amor (1934) as Producer
Ever Since Eve (1934) as Producer
Dos más uno, dos (1934) as Producer
La ciudad de cartón (1934) as Producer
Bachelor of Arts (1934) as Producer
Call It Luck (1934) as Producer
La cruz y la espada (1934) as Producer
Una viuda romántica (1933) as Producer
La melodía prohibida (1933) as Producer
It's Great to Be Alive (1933) as Producer
El último varón sobre la Tierra (1933) as Producer
Ralph Martin, a playboy, must give up all his girlfriends when he becomes engaged to his beloved Dolores Winkle. Since he has stayed late at a goodbye dinner given by these other gals, he arrives late and drunk to the Winkle home, where an engagement party was held. The butler escorts him to a bedroom, where it turns out would-be girlfriend Toots is sleeping; she screams and rouses the household. Jumping to the obvious conclusion, Dolores breaks their engagement. Ralph is so unhappy he decides to make a dangerous flight over the Pacific. Ralph's plane goes down and he loses all contact with the outside world. A plague called masculitis strikes, killing only men. Dr. Prodwell searches for a cure, but to no avail. Then a pilot tells Dr. Prodwell that she has found a man on a Pacific island. The women decide to keep the valuable discovery a secret, but a woman gangster finds out about the last man's existence. Soon, all the women in the world are after Ralph, and Dolores must do everything she can to ensure that she is the one who marries him!
Primavera en otoño (1933) as Producer
El rey de los gitanos (1933) as Producer
Smoky (1933) as Producer
Yo, tú y ella (1933) as Producer
Mi último amor (1931) as Supervisor
Cuando el amor ríe (1930) as Supervisión de [Supv]
El valiente (1930) as Supervisor
El precio de un beso (1930) as Bajo la supervisión editorial de [Supv]
Del mismo barro (1930) as Supervisor

Art Department (feature film)

Apartment Complex, The (1999)
An impoverished psychology grad student manages the Wonder View Apartment in Hollywood in exchange for a rent-free apartment. When he gets mixed up with the bizarre tenants, he finds himself accused of murder.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Jack and Sarah (1996) as Transportation Manager
Jack is already juggling the demands of a high pressure job and a new house, with a baby on the way. Now Jack's capable and unflappable partner has gone and he must face bringing up his daughter alone. He fends off his well-meaning family's attempts to take over, resists advice to employ a "no-nonse
Secrets & Lies (1996)
Following the death of her adoptive parents, a successful young black optometrist establishes contact with her biological mother -- a lonely white factory worker living in poverty in East London. As the two warily forge a bond, they must learn to cope with the tensions and confusions of their extend
Shopping (1994) as Dinning Bus Driver
Set in a unnamed city, story chronicles the lives of two street kids who steal cars.

Film Production - Construction/Set (feature film)

Great Land of Small, The (1986) as Dresser

Misc. Crew (feature film)

Detroit Rock City (1999)
A coming-of-age story that rocks four worlds: a story of four midwestern High Schoolers on an unstoppable quest to snag a quartet of KISS concert tickets. Over the course of one magical night, each undergoes a harrowing and hilarious experience as their insatiable desire to see their favorite band is pitted against authoritarian nightmares, parental hypocrisy, trials of conscience and the persistent influence of disco. What begins as the passionate pursuit of a rock ''n'' roll fantasy turns into a series of hair-pin turns and comic misadventures with one over-riding goal: the liberty to pursue their own dreams.
Detroit Rock City (1999)
A coming-of-age story that rocks four worlds: a story of four midwestern High Schoolers on an unstoppable quest to snag a quartet of KISS concert tickets. Over the course of one magical night, each undergoes a harrowing and hilarious experience as their insatiable desire to see their favorite band is pitted against authoritarian nightmares, parental hypocrisy, trials of conscience and the persistent influence of disco. What begins as the passionate pursuit of a rock ''n'' roll fantasy turns into a series of hair-pin turns and comic misadventures with one over-riding goal: the liberty to pursue their own dreams.
Vigo - Passion for Life (1998)
Love story set in the 1920s and 30s, based on the relationship between French film director Jean Vigo and his wife, Lydu Lozinska, who met while both patients at a tuberculosis center in the Pyrenees.
Vigo - Passion for Life (1998)
Love story set in the 1920s and 30s, based on the relationship between French film director Jean Vigo and his wife, Lydu Lozinska, who met while both patients at a tuberculosis center in the Pyrenees.
Hawks (1988)
Two terminally ill cancer patients escape from their hospital to experience one last fling.
Hawks (1988)
Two terminally ill cancer patients escape from their hospital to experience one last fling.

Director (special)

Sesame Street Kids' Guide to Life: Learning to Share (1997) as Director
Special in which Elmo discovers that sharing with friends makes playtime twice as much fun. Also, Katie Couric, as host of "Cooperation Today," helps Jack & Jill join forces to get up the hill to achieve their goal of fetching a pail of water and convinces the Three Little Pigs to work together to b

Cast (special)

Father's Day: Now and Forever (2001) as Interviewee
Four families share their stories about fathers who served in World War II and the values they passed on to their children.
Plymouth Express, The (1992) as Malliday
The third television series for PBS about Agatha Christie's fictional detective, Hercule Poirot. In this episode, Poirot investigates potential suitors for the daughter of an Australian shipping magnate. The affair turns into a more serious matter when she decides to take a trip on the Plymouth Expr
Colour in the Creek (1987)
A two-part "WonderWorks" presentation about a Depression-era family living in Australia, who decide to go off and search for gold. In the first part, the Fletcher family sets up camp along with other poverty-stricken families hoping to find gold, and 12-year-old Alec Fletcher finds he has a problem

Film Production - Construction/Set (TV Mini-Series)

Armistead Maupin's Further Tales of the City (2001)
Adaptation of Armistead Maupin's third novel about the lives of the residents of 28 Barbary Lane in San Francisco. Set in 1981, four years after "More Tales of the City" concluded, this installment finds Michael Tolliver pursuing cops, cowboys and a closeted movie star, Cage Tyler, while getting ove

Cast (TV Mini-Series)


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