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Also Known As: Died: January 25, 1981
Born: December 3, 1892 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Germany Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
The Last Safari (1967) as 2nd unit dir
A hunter stalks a killer elephant.
2.
Casino Royale (1967) as 2nd unit dir
A retired James Bond goes back into action to infiltrate a nest of enemy spies.
3.
Hawaii (1966) as 2nd unit dir
Missionaries to the Hawaiian Islands fight nature, disease and their own passions.
4.
After the Fox (1966) as 2nd unit dir
A notorious con man poses as a film director to front a major caper.
5.
What's New Pussycat? (1965) as Karting seq & 2d unit dir
A fashion editor seeks psychiatric help when he can't stop beautiful women from pursuing him.
6.
The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) as 2nd unit dir
All-star epic retelling of Christ's life.
7.
John Goldfarb, Please Come Home! (1965) as 2nd unit dir
A former Notre Dame football star crash lands over a mythical Arabian country while on spy mission to the USSR. He is then forced by the football-obsessed king of that country to coach their football team and falls in love with an American reporter covering stories there.
8.
Circus World (1964) as 2nd unit dir
Circus owner Matt Masters is beset by disasters as he attempts a European tour of his circus. At the same time, he is caught in an emotional bind between his adopted daughter and her mother.
9.
Rampage (1963) as 2nd unit dir
A romantic triangle complicates a big-game hunting expedition.
10.
The 300 Spartans (1962) as 2nd unit dir
Essentially true story of how Spartan king Leonidis led an extremely small army of Greek Soldiers (300 of them his personal body guards from Sparta) to hold off an invading Persian army more than 20 times as large. The actual heroism of those who stood (and ultimately died) with Leonidis helped shape the course of Western Civilization, allowing the Greek city states time to organize an army which repelled the Persians. Set in 480 BC.
11.
Flaming Star (1960) as 2nd Unit Director
Sam Burton's second wife Neddy is Indian, their son Pacer a half-breed. As struggle starts between the whites and the Kiowas, the Burton family is split between loyalties. Neddy and Sam are killed; Pacer sides with the Indians, his half-brother Clint with the whites.
12.
North to Alaska (1960) as 2nd Unit Director
Two prospectors cope with woman problems and a con man.
13.
From Hell to Texas (1958) as 2nd Unit Director
A kindly cowboy suddenly finds himself the object of a massive manhunt after he accidently kills the son of a powerful rancher.
14.
I Killed Wild Bill Hickok (1956) as Director
15.
Garden of Evil (1954) as 2nd Unit Director
A trio of soldiers of fortune on their way to the California gold rush are tempted with rewards by a woman who needs help in rescuing her husband from a goldmine cave-in in Mexico. They agree, but then find themselves the target of angry Indians who wish to protect the sacred hill on which the mine is located.
16.
The Egyptian (1954) as Fill-in dir
In eighteenth-dynasty Egypt, Sinuhe, a poor orphan, becomes a brilliant physician and with his friend Horemheb is appointed to the service of the new Pharoah. Sinuhe's personal triumphs and tragedies are played against the larger canvas of the turbulent events of the 18th dynasty. As Sinuhe is drawn into court intrigues, and bizarre secrets are revealed to him, he learns the answers to the questions he has sought since his birth. Short on historical accuracy but strong on plot and characterization.
17.
Project Moon Base (1953) as Director
In the not-too-distant future of 1970, the United States is considering building bases on the Moon, and send a female colonel and two men to investigate. One of the men turns out to be a foreign spy, and the entire operation--and the future of the free world--is in danger.
18.
Cattle Queen (1951) as Director
When Queenie Hart brings her cattle to a lawless town be sold, town boss Drake gets the Cattle Inspector to declare them infected. To fight back, Queenie's foreman Bill gets the Warden to release three prisoners into his custody. With women now able to vote, Queenie gets them to elect Bill Sheriff. They are now ready to take on Drake and his men but one of the prisoners is a double-crosser.
19.
Border Outlaws (1950) as Director
Another in the list of B-westerns made in the early 1950's by the same people (usually changing the name of the production company on each film to get it by the previously-stung exhibitors) and easily avoided if one learns to look out for the names of Spade Cooley or Jack Schwarz. This one has undercover agent Mike Hoskins (Bill Edwards) teaming up with dude ranch proprietor Spade Cooley (Spade Cooley, what else could he play?) to put an end to The Phantom Rider and his seedy gang of diamond smugglers.
20.
Two Flags West (1950) as 2nd Unit Director
A bitter Union commander is forced to accept Confederate prisoners to help fight an Indian war.
21.
Detour to Danger (1946) as Director
22.
Jeep Herders (1945) as Director
A wildcat oil outfit is seeking to take over the ranch belonging to Pop Martin (Steve Clark) and his son Bob (Pat Michaels) and daughter Helen (June Carlson). Bob sends his ex-army pals a "stay-way" message, which brings them on the double. The WW II vets use their jeeps, first for a cattle rounduu, and then to round up the gang of crooks, including the crooked family-lawyer Thatcher (Paul Bradley), brains of the gang.
23.
Captain Caution (1940) as Assoc dir
When a ship's captain dies at war, his daughter takes command.
24.
The Real Glory (1939) as Assoc dir
A U.S. military doctor stationed in the Philippines helps the natives fight off invaders.
25.
Beau Geste (1939) as 2nd Unit Director
Three brothers in the French foreign legion fight off murderous Arabs and a sadistic sergeant.
26.
The Duke of West Point (1938) as 2nd Unit Director
27.
Spawn of the North (1938) as Assoc dir
Two Alaskan salmon fishermen, Tyler Dawson (skipper of the "Who Cares") and Jim Kimmerlee of the "Old Reliable," are lifelong pals. Their romantic rivalry over young Dian ends amicably. But a more serious rift, with violent consequences, arises when Tyler befriends Russian fish pirates while Jim finds himself aligned with local vigilantes. Notable glacier scenery.
28.
The Trail of the Lonesome Pine (1936) as Assistant Director
29.
Fatal Lady (1936) as 2nd Unit Director
30.
The Moon's Our Home (1936) as 2nd Unit Director
A writer and an actress meet and marry without really knowing each other--they are even unaware that both bride and groom are equally famous. During the honeymoon, all hell breaks loose as a comedic war of the sexes leads inevitably to love.

Cast (feature film)

31.
Fourteen Hours (1951) as Policeman
A policeman tries to talk a desperate young man off the ledge of a New York skyscraper.
32.
Fortunes of Captain Blood (1950) as Crew member
A doctor exiled from England becomes a pirate of the Caribbean.
34.
Black Eagle (1948)
35.
Redhead from Manhattan (1943) as Fisherman
36.
Hitler's Madman (1943) as Chauffeur
The Nazis take revenge on a Czech village after one of their most sadistic commanders is assassinated there.
37.
My Kingdom for a Cook (1943) as Workman
An English author must search for a new cook when he moves to rural Massachussetts.
38.
Lucky Legs (1942) as Sam
39.
The Speed Reporter (1936) as Dick Laurence
40.
Step on It (1936) as Larry Evans
41.
Now or Never (1935) as Norman Gray/Dick Rainey
42.
Never Too Late (1935) as Dick Manning
43.
The Live Wire (1935) as Dick Nelson
44.
Fighting Pilot (1935) as Hal Foster
45.
46.
On Your Guard (1933) as Frisco
47.
Speed Madness (1932) as Bob Stuart
48.
Get That Girl (1932) as Dick
49.
Yankee Don (1931) as Dick Carsey
50.
Scareheads (1931) as Dick Tanner
51.
Dancing Dynamite (1931) as Dick Barton
52.
The Poor Millionaire (1930) as Sidney Thomas/Putt Magee
53.
54.
The Cavalier (1928) as El Caballero/Taki
55.
The Night Patrol (1926) as Tom Collins
56.
The Merry Cavalier (1926) as Dick Hemper
57.
The Blue Streak (1926) as Richard Manley
58.
The Better Man (1926) as Lord Hugh Wainwright
59.
The Broadway Gallant (1926) as Monty Barnes
60.
Doubling With Danger (1926) as Dick Forsythe
61.
Tearing Through (1925) as Richard Jones
62.
The Prince of Pep (1925) as Dr. James Leland
63.
The Wall Street Whiz (1925) as Richard Butler
64.
Youth and Adventure (1925) as Reggie Dillingham
65.
The Isle of Hope (1925) as Robert Mackay
66.
The Mysterious Stranger (1925) as Paul Lesage
67.
Jimmie's Millions (1925) as Jimmie Wicherly
68.
The Fighting Demon (1925) as John Drake
69.
Hail the Hero (1924) as
70.
On Time (1924) as Harry Willis
71.
Stepping Lively (1924) as Dave Allen, the boy, private secretary to a banker
72.
In Fast Company (1924) as Perry Whitman, Jr.
73.
Laughing at Danger (1924) as Alan Remington
74.
American Manners (1924) as Roy Thomas
75.
Speed King (1923) as Jimmy Martin/King Charles
76.
Let's Go (1923) as Barry Macklin
77.
Thru the Flames (1923) as Dan Merrill
78.
Danger Ahead (1923) as Bruce Randall
79.
The Cub Reporter (1922) as Dick Harvey
80.
Lucky Dan (1922) as "Lucky Dan"
81.
Wildcat Jordan (1922) as Dick Jordan
82.
Watch Him Step (1922) as Dick Underwood
83.
Putting It Over (1922) as Bob Merritt
84.
Taking Chances (1922) as Himself
85.
The Unknown (1921) as Dick Talmadge/The Unknown

Writer (feature film)

86.
Detour to Danger (1946) as Original Story
87.
Jeep Herders (1945) as Original Story
A wildcat oil outfit is seeking to take over the ranch belonging to Pop Martin (Steve Clark) and his son Bob (Pat Michaels) and daughter Helen (June Carlson). Bob sends his ex-army pals a "stay-way" message, which brings them on the double. The WW II vets use their jeeps, first for a cattle rounduu, and then to round up the gang of crooks, including the crooked family-lawyer Thatcher (Paul Bradley), brains of the gang.
88.
Souls at Sea (1937) as Contr spec seq

Producer (feature film)

89.
Border Outlaws (1950) as Producer
Another in the list of B-westerns made in the early 1950's by the same people (usually changing the name of the production company on each film to get it by the previously-stung exhibitors) and easily avoided if one learns to look out for the names of Spade Cooley or Jack Schwarz. This one has undercover agent Mike Hoskins (Bill Edwards) teaming up with dude ranch proprietor Spade Cooley (Spade Cooley, what else could he play?) to put an end to The Phantom Rider and his seedy gang of diamond smugglers.
90.
Detour to Danger (1946) as Producer
91.
Jeep Herders (1945) as Producer
A wildcat oil outfit is seeking to take over the ranch belonging to Pop Martin (Steve Clark) and his son Bob (Pat Michaels) and daughter Helen (June Carlson). Bob sends his ex-army pals a "stay-way" message, which brings them on the double. The WW II vets use their jeeps, first for a cattle rounduu, and then to round up the gang of crooks, including the crooked family-lawyer Thatcher (Paul Bradley), brains of the gang.
92.
The Night Patrol (1926) as Producer

Film Production - Main (feature film)

93.
What's New Pussycat? (1965) as Production Assistant
A fashion editor seeks psychiatric help when he can't stop beautiful women from pursuing him.
94.
Oh, Men! Oh, Women! (1957) as Stager of fights
95.
Garden of Evil (1954) as Loc scout
A trio of soldiers of fortune on their way to the California gold rush are tempted with rewards by a woman who needs help in rescuing her husband from a goldmine cave-in in Mexico. They agree, but then find themselves the target of angry Indians who wish to protect the sacred hill on which the mine is located.
96.
Prince Valiant (1954) as Technical Advisor
A young Viking prince strives to become a knight in King Arthur's Court and restore his exiled father to his rightful throne.
97.
The Prince of Pep (1925) as Athletic stunts conceived and executed by
98.
Youth and Adventure (1925) as Athletic stunts conceived and personally executed by
99.
The Fighting Demon (1925) as Stunts conceived by
100.
Laughing at Danger (1924) as Athletic stunts conceived and executed by

Misc. Crew (feature film)

101.
Samson and Delilah (1950) as Stunts
Epic re-telling of the story of the Biblical strongman laid low by love.
102.
Frenchman's Creek (1944) as Stunt double

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