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Also Known As: Died: September 5, 1965
Born: September 18, 1879 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Stillwater, Minnesota, USA Profession: Writer ...
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Director (feature film)

1.
Home (1916) as Director

Cast (feature film)

2.
The Iced Bullet (1917) as Himself

Writer (feature film)

3.
Jackass Mail (1942) as Based upon a story by
A horse thief marries for profit, but doesn't reckon with his wife's determination to reform him.
4.
Union Pacific (1939) as Screenwriter
A crooked politician tries to stop construction of the first intercontinental railroad.
5.
The Buccaneer (1938) as Screenwriter
French pirate Jean Lafitte tries to redeem his name helping the U.S. in the War of 1812.
6.
King of Alcatraz (1938) as Contr to scr const
A group of prisoners break out of Alcatraz and hijack a passenger ship.
7.
Three Live Ghosts (1936) as Screenwriter
Three POWs return home to find themselves listed as dead.
8.
Robin Hood of El Dorado (1936) as Contract Writer
A Mexican turns bandit when his wife is murdered.
9.
Awakening of Jim Burke (1935) as Story
10.
Sequoia (1935) as Contr to trmt
A wilderness girl raises a deer and a mountain lion to be friends.
11.
Car 99 (1935) as Screenwriter
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Father Brown, Detective (1934) as Screenwriter
13.
Men Must Fight (1933) as Screenwriter
Prophetic tale of a mother in 1940 trying to keep her son out of war.
14.
Huddle (1932) as Dial cont
A steelworker''''s son becomes a college football hero.
15.
Skyscraper Souls (1932) as Adaptation
A ruthless financier will stop at nothing to control a 100-story office building.
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Strange Interlude (1932) as Dial and cont
A doctor's daughter defies convention in her fight for love and her child.
17.
All Quiet on the Western Front (1930) as Supv story chief
Young German soldiers try to adjust to the horrors of World War I.
18.
Hell's Heroes (1930) as Supv story chief
Three cowboys risk their lives to get an abandoned baby to civilization.
19.
The Locked Door (1929) as Scen
A woman once kidnapped by a wealthy womanizer tries to save her sister from him.
20.
Alibi (1929) as Dial
A mobster kills a police offer and uses the victim''''s daughter as his alibi.
21.
Alibi (1929) as Titles
A mobster kills a police offer and uses the victim''''s daughter as his alibi.
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Alibi (1929) as Scen
A mobster kills a police offer and uses the victim''''s daughter as his alibi.
23.
Tempest (1928) as Adaptation
In the final days of Czarist Russia, a peasant is raised from the ranks to Lieutenant. The other officers, aristocrats all, resent him, and make his life difficult. He falls in love with a princess, who spurns him. When he is caught in her room, he is stripped of his rank and thrown into prison. Then comes the Red Terror, and the tables are turned.
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The Woman Disputed (1928) as Scen
25.
Tempest (1928) as Story
In the final days of Czarist Russia, a peasant is raised from the ranks to Lieutenant. The other officers, aristocrats all, resent him, and make his life difficult. He falls in love with a princess, who spurns him. When he is caught in her room, he is stripped of his rank and thrown into prison. Then comes the Red Terror, and the tables are turned.
26.
The Woman Disputed (1928) as Titles
27.
Sadie Thompson (1928) as Titles
A South Seas prostitute runs afoul of a fire-and-brimstone preacher.
28.
The Bugle Call (1927) as Story
29.
Bachelor Brides (1926) as Scen
30.
Sparrows (1926) as Adaptation
In this silent film, the oldest of a band of orphans watches over them while they are being used as slaves.
31.
Three Faces East (1926) as Adaptation
32.
Tumbleweeds (1925) as Adpt for the scr by
The government will grant a fringe of terrain for the settlers who want to live and work there. The starting sign will be a gunshot which will iniciate the run for the best fields and claims.
33.
If Marriage Fails (1925) as Story
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Playing With Souls (1925) as Adaptation
35.
The Pinch Hitter (1925) as Story
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If Marriage Fails (1925) as Scen
37.
The Monster (1925) as Titles
In this silent film, a mad scientist engineers car wrecks so he can experiment on the survivors.
38.
Wild Justice (1925) as Story
39.
Wandering Husbands (1924) as Scen
40.
Idle Tongues (1924) as Adaptation
41.
The House of Youth (1924) as Scen
42.
The Only Woman (1924) as Story
43.
The Mirage (1924) as Adaptation
44.
The Marriage Cheat (1924) as Adaptation
45.
Cheap Kisses (1924) as Scen
46.
Dynamite Smith (1924) as Scen
Gladstone Smith, a fearful young reporter, gets on the wrong side of a murderous criminal and flees to Alaska, along with the killer's wife, who is equally frightened of her husband. But the murderer pursues them to the frozen north and Gladstone must overcome his cowardice in order to overcome his nemesis.
47.
The Goldfish (1924) as Adaptation
48.
Wandering Husbands (1924) as Story
49.
Dynamite Smith (1924) as Story
Gladstone Smith, a fearful young reporter, gets on the wrong side of a murderous criminal and flees to Alaska, along with the killer's wife, who is equally frightened of her husband. But the murderer pursues them to the frozen north and Gladstone must overcome his cowardice in order to overcome his nemesis.
50.
Cheap Kisses (1924) as Story
51.
Soul of the Beast (1923) as Story
52.
Dulcy (1923) as Cont
53.
Strangers of the Night (1923) as Adaptation
54.
Long Live the King (1923) as Adaptation
55.
Human Wreckage (1923) as Story
Ethel McFarland presents her attorney husband, Alan, with the case of a dope addict named Jimmy Brown. With the help of Alan's impassioned defense, Jimmy gets aquitted. Alan feels the pressures of his job and is introduced to a doctor at his club. When he becomes addicted, he is blackmailed by his peddlers to represent their friends in court. Jimmy, now off the smack and a taxi driver, hears of these goings on. When he discovers that his passenger is the leader of the dope ring, he resolvs to aide the war on narcotics by crashing the vehicle head-on into an oncoming train, killing them both. Alan gets treated for his addiction and begins to fight the pushers in court, all the while, pushing for stronger laws against addictive substances. At the film's close, the film's producer, Dorothy Davenport, who also plays Ethel, and who's husband Wallace Reid died of a drug overdose, adresses the audience, imploring them to support her in her crusade to wipe out the narcotic menace in the United States forevermore.
56.
The Dangerous Maid (1923) as Scen
57.
White Hands (1922) as Story
58.
Hail the Woman (1921) as Scen
Oliver Beresford is a stern, Puritanical, and uncompromisingly rigid father. When shameful stories about his daughter Judith surface, rather than determine whether the stories are true, he bans her from his house. Her brother David, a pusillanimous reprobate, has secretly married and fathered, then abandoned, a child. Judith takes care of the child and finds a way to restore her family through the love for the babe.
59.
Greater Than Love (1921) as Scen
60.
Good Women (1921) as Scen
61.
Mother o' Mine (1921) as Adaptation
62.
Good Women (1921) as Story
63.
Hail the Woman (1921) as Story
Oliver Beresford is a stern, Puritanical, and uncompromisingly rigid father. When shameful stories about his daughter Judith surface, rather than determine whether the stories are true, he bans her from his house. Her brother David, a pusillanimous reprobate, has secretly married and fathered, then abandoned, a child. Judith takes care of the child and finds a way to restore her family through the love for the babe.
64.
Greater Than Love (1921) as Story
65.
Sex (1920) as Scen
66.
The False Road (1920) as Scen
67.
Hairpins (1920) as Scen
A young attorney hopes to better his position in the business world by making a favorable impression socially. But his wife, a careless and slovenly woman, presents an obstacle to his hopes. He begins to squire about his secretary, and an affair ensues. His wife, however, decides she can go him one better and embarks on a change in lifestyle.
68.
Love Madness (1920) as Scen
69.
Dangerous Hours (1920) as Scen
70.
Love Madness (1920) as Story
71.
Hairpins (1920) as Story
A young attorney hopes to better his position in the business world by making a favorable impression socially. But his wife, a careless and slovenly woman, presents an obstacle to his hopes. He begins to squire about his secretary, and an affair ensues. His wife, however, decides she can go him one better and embarks on a change in lifestyle.
72.
The Woman in the Suitcase (1920) as Scen
Mary Moreland discovers the photograph of a woman not her mother in her father's suitcase and sets out to find her in hopes of returning her father to his rightful place in the family.
73.
Sex (1920) as Story
74.
The Woman in the Suitcase (1920) as Story
Mary Moreland discovers the photograph of a woman not her mother in her father's suitcase and sets out to find her in hopes of returning her father to his rightful place in the family.
75.
The False Road (1920) as Story
76.
The Virtuous Thief (1919) as Scen
77.
Other Men's Wives (1919) as Scen
78.
The Lady of Red Butte (1919) as Scen
79.
Sahara (1919) as Scen
80.
Wagon Tracks (1919) as Scen
Buckskin Hamilton guides a wagon train across the wasteland, caring well for the pioneers he escorts, but hoping to solve the murder of his brother by one of the travellers.
81.
The Market of Souls (1919) as Scen
82.
Happy Though Married (1919) as Scen
83.
The Virtuous Thief (1919) as Story
84.
The Poppy Girl's Husband (1919) as Scen
Hairpin Harry Dutton is paroled from prison after ten years. He discovers that his wife Polly has divorced him and married Big Mike McCafferty, the detective who sent Harry to prison. Polly fears Harry may exact revenge on her for her perfidy and arranges for her new husband to frame Harry.
85.
Stepping Out (1919) as Story
A young wife slaves for her cad of a husband. When she learns that he has been "stepping out" with his secretary, she gets revenge by going after the attentions of her husband's employer.
86.
Stepping Out (1919) as Scen
A young wife slaves for her cad of a husband. When she learns that he has been "stepping out" with his secretary, she gets revenge by going after the attentions of her husband's employer.
87.
Sahara (1919) as Story
88.
The Haunted Bedroom (1919) as Story
Journalist Betsy Thorne travels from New York to Virginia to cover a story about the disappearance of Daniel Arnold at a supposedly haunted estate. In order to get into the house, she pretends to be a maid. In the household she meets Daniel's sister Dolores, the neighbor Dr. James Dunwoody who loves Dolores, and his son Roland, who is under suspicion. Betsy pretends to be tough, but when she sees a ghost emerge from the chapel, she screams. The result is that Dolores locks her in at night. The following night, Betsy climbs out of her window and sees the ghost again, this time in the graveyard. After some intrepid investigating, she finds that playing certain chords on the chapel organ cause a door to open, leading into a passage to a tomb. Betsy bravely pursues the ghost who turns out to be Daniel, though he has become deranged. Further, she discovers that he is actually desired by the law as an international forger.
89.
The Lady of Red Butte (1919) as Story
90.
Other Men's Wives (1919) as Story
91.
Wagon Tracks (1919) as Story
Buckskin Hamilton guides a wagon train across the wasteland, caring well for the pioneers he escorts, but hoping to solve the murder of his brother by one of the travellers.
92.
John Petticoats (1919) as Story
93.
John Petticoats (1919) as Scen
94.
The Haunted Bedroom (1919) as Scen
Journalist Betsy Thorne travels from New York to Virginia to cover a story about the disappearance of Daniel Arnold at a supposedly haunted estate. In order to get into the house, she pretends to be a maid. In the household she meets Daniel's sister Dolores, the neighbor Dr. James Dunwoody who loves Dolores, and his son Roland, who is under suspicion. Betsy pretends to be tough, but when she sees a ghost emerge from the chapel, she screams. The result is that Dolores locks her in at night. The following night, Betsy climbs out of her window and sees the ghost again, this time in the graveyard. After some intrepid investigating, she finds that playing certain chords on the chapel organ cause a door to open, leading into a passage to a tomb. Betsy bravely pursues the ghost who turns out to be Daniel, though he has become deranged. Further, she discovers that he is actually desired by the law as an international forger.
95.
Forbidden Fires (1919) as Screenwriter
96.
Naughty, Naughty! (1918) as Story
97.
When Do We Eat? (1918) as Scen
98.
Selfish Yates (1918) as Scen
"Selfish" Yates operates a disreputable saloon on the desert's edge in Arizona. Mary Adams and her sister Betty, having lost their father crossing the desert, arrive in the town of Thirsty Center and appeal to Yates for help and work. Yates is none too helpful, suggesting dance-hall work for Mary. She refuses , taking instead a menial job assisting Yates' cook. Yates is a hard case, but little by little Mary's influence works a renewal of humanity in him, until at last he finds himself tested by crisis.
99.
Vive La France! (1918) as Scen
100.
Branding Broadway (1918) as Scen
A tough Westerner is run out of town and heads east to New York, where he takes a job as bodyguard and guardian to a wealthy young man. Sent to recover some sensitive love letters, the guardian falls for the young lady recipient, but honor demands that he help her in her presumed pursuit of his employer.
101.
Love Me (1918) as Scen
102.
Keys of the Righteous (1918) as Scen
103.
The Cast-Off (1918) as Scen
104.
The Border Wireless (1918) as Scen
105.
The Vamp (1918) as Scen
Nancy, a naive young girl who works backstage at a musical-comedy theatre, learns from the chorus girls the notion of winning a man by the seductive method of "vamping" him. She tries the method on the shy minister she loves, and it works. They marry and resettle in a mining town where a German operative foments dissension amongst the miners. Nancy is called upon to use her vamping technique once more to get the best of the German spy.
106.
Branding Broadway (1918) as Story
A tough Westerner is run out of town and heads east to New York, where he takes a job as bodyguard and guardian to a wealthy young man. Sent to recover some sensitive love letters, the guardian falls for the young lady recipient, but honor demands that he help her in her presumed pursuit of his employer.
107.
Keys of the Righteous (1918) as Story
108.
Selfish Yates (1918) as Story
"Selfish" Yates operates a disreputable saloon on the desert's edge in Arizona. Mary Adams and her sister Betty, having lost their father crossing the desert, arrive in the town of Thirsty Center and appeal to Yates for help and work. Yates is none too helpful, suggesting dance-hall work for Mary. She refuses , taking instead a menial job assisting Yates' cook. Yates is a hard case, but little by little Mary's influence works a renewal of humanity in him, until at last he finds himself tested by crisis.
109.
Without Honor (1918) as Story
110.
Shark Monroe (1918) as Story
111.
When Do We Eat? (1918) as Story
112.
Shark Monroe (1918) as Scen
113.
The Crab (1917) as Scen
114.
115.
The Iced Bullet (1917) as Scen
116.
The Hater of Men (1917) as Scen
117.
Those Who Pay (1917) as Scen
118.
The Pinch Hitter (1917) as Scen
119.
Happiness (1917) as Scen
120.
The Girl Glory (1917) as Scen
121.
The Last Act (1916) as Scen
122.
The Wolf Woman (1916) as Scen
123.
The Return of Draw Egan (1916) as Story
124.
The Dawn Maker (1916) as Scen
125.
Civilization (1916) as Scen
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.
126.
The Eye of the Night (1916) as Scen
127.
Not My Sister (1916) as Scen
128.
The Corner (1916) as Story
129.
The Payment (1916) as Scen
130.
Civilization's Child (1916) as Scen
131.
Three of Many (1916) as Story and scen
132.
The Aryan (1916) as Story and scen
Steve Denton, rich from years of prospecting, is fleeced by the citizens of Yellow Ridge. In his rage, he kidnaps the woman most responsible and makes her his slave in a desert hideaway. He hates all white men (and women) and refuses to aid a wagon train of farmers dying in the desert... at least until he meets Mary Jane, an innocent and brave young girl among them.
133.
The Green Swamp (1916) as Scen
134.
Honor's Altar (1916) as Scen
135.
136.
The Bugle Call (1916) as Scen
On a remote cavalry outpost in the West, a boy rebels when his widowed father, a cavalryman, remarries. He retreats into the company only of his dog and an old sergeant. But an Indian attack on the poorly-manned post gives him bigger things to worry about.
137.
Hell's Hinges (1916) as Scen
When a reverend and his sister arrive in the town of Hell's Hinges, a saloon owner and his cohorts sense danger to their evil ways.
138.
A Corner in Colleens (1916) as Scen
139.
The Beggar of Cawnpore (1916) as Scen
140.
Between Men (1916) as Scen
141.
The Criminal (1916) as Scen
142.
The Conqueror (1916) as Scen
143.
The Thoroughbred (1916) as Story
144.
The Stepping Stone (1916) as Scen
145.
Shell Forty-Three (1916) as Scen
146.
Peggy (1916) as Scen
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.
147.
The Corner (1916) as Scen
148.
Plain Jane (1916) as Scen
149.
The Beckoning Flame (1916) as Scen
150.
The Dividend (1916) as Scen
Wealthy John Steele has a handsome young son, Frank, on whom he pins his hopes. But riches lead Frank not into social standing and duty, but into depravity, drug-addiction, criminal activity, and finally to tragedy.
151.
The No-Good Guy (1916) as Scen
152.
The Moral Fabric (1916) as Scen
153.
The Darkening Trail (1915) as Story
154.
The Golden Claw (1915) as Scen
155.
The Forbidden Adventure (1915) as Scen
Cecil Weatherby, travelling in the Arabian desert, comes upon a hidden and secret city. There he finds love in the form of a beautiful priestess, Ameera. Their love results in their being condemned to death, but even in the City of Death, love will find a way.
156.
On the Night Stage (1915) as Scen
A stagecoach robber falls in love with a saloon girl. However, she falls for a pastor, who converts her; she marries him. The robber is so impressed by this that he decides to turn over a new leaf. However, a shady gambler sets his sights on the former saloon girl, and the robber has to protect her from his advances.
157.
The Cup of Life (1915) as Scen
158.
The Winged Idol (1915) as Scen
159.
The Man from Oregon (1915) as Scen
160.
The Reward (1915) as Scen
161.
The Toast of Death (1915) as Scen
162.
The Edge of the Abyss (1915) as Scen
163.
Matrimony (1915) as Scen
164.
The Iron Strain (1915) as Scen
165.
The Italian (1915) as Story
An immigrant leaves his sweetheart in Italy to find a better life across the sea in the grimy slums of New York. They are eventually reunited and marry. But life in New York is hard and tragedy tarnishes their dream of a better life in the new world.
166.
The Mating (1915) as Scen
167.
Custer's Last Fight (1913) as Screenwriter

Producer (feature film)

168.
Awakening of Jim Burke (1935) as Supervisor
169.
White Gold (1927) as Supervisor
170.
The Yankee Clipper (1927) as Supervisor
171.
Vanity (1927) as Supervisor
Barbara Fiske, a beautiful girl of social standing, is about to be married to Lloyd Van Courtland. On the eve of their marriage, she foolishly pays a visit to a colorful steamship captain aboard his ship. A killing aboard the vessel threatens to destroy her upcoming marriage as well as her entire future.
172.
The Fighting Eagle (1927) as Supervisor
173.
Turkish Delight (1927) as Supervisor
174.
The Clinging Vine (1926) as Presented By
A paint company teeters when the secretary who runs the show decides to get married.
175.
Her Man o' War (1926) as Supervisor
176.
Gigolo (1926) as Supervisor
177.
Corporal Kate (1926) as Supervisor
178.
Cheap Kisses (1924) as Presented By

Editing (feature film)

179.
Sadie Thompson (1928) as Film Editor
A South Seas prostitute runs afoul of a fire-and-brimstone preacher.

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