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Also Known As: Died: January 7, 1995
Born: June 3, 1903 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA Profession: Cinematography ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
The Young Land (1959) as Director
During 1848 California's newly inaugurated statehood, a newborn justice system is put to the test in the trial of a hotheaded gunslinger who shoots a repected Hispanic citizen in a state that is a volatile balance beteween whites and Hispanics.
2.
Seven Wonders of the World (1956) as Director
3.
Son of Sinbad (1955) as Director
The legendary pirate''''s son fights an evil caliph over a magical secret.
4.
Terror on a Train (1953) as Director
It's a race against the clock to defuse a time bomb on board a train filled with high explosives.
5.
The Treasure of Lost Canyon (1952) as Director
Young David, orphaned en route to California, falls into the hands of medicine-show rascal Baltimore Dan. Years later, now a trained thief, he's adopted by eccentric 'Doc' Brown, retired miner and pharmacist. Doc and David become fast friends in their scenic outdoor rambles. But when they discover a hidden treasure, the idyllic interlude gives way to more troubles and a strange coincidence.
6.
Gambling House (1951) as Director
A gambler faces deportation when he gets mixed up with murder.
7.
Under the Gun (1951) as Director
8.
The White Tower (1950) as Director
Mountain climbers in the Swiss Alps mull over past problems while trying to conquer a perilous peak.
9.
A Dangerous Profession (1949) as Director
A bail bondsman is asked to raise money to free his girlfriend''s husband.
10.
The Window (1949) as Director
A boy who always lies witnesses a murder but can't get anyone but the killer to believe him.
11.
Johnny Allegro (1949) as Director
A reformed hoodlum gets mixed up with counterfeiters and a deadly manhunt.
12.
Fighting Father Dunne (1948) as Director
A dedicated priest tries to reform a group of homeless boys in turn-of-the-century St. Louis.
13.
Riffraff (1947) as Director
After lucking into a map to a rich oil field, a man has to dodge those out to steal it.
14.
World Premiere (1941) as Director
15.
Glamour Boy (1941) as Director
Marathon Pictures is stuck with Billy Doran (Darryl Hickman), Whiz Quiz radio show star but a flop in Hollywood. Ex-child star Tiny Barlow (Jackie Cooper) suggests that the studio remake "Skippy", the film that made him famous, with himself as coach for little Billy. A. J. Colder (Walter Abel), Marathon's Mighty Mogul, agrees. Joan Winslow (Susanna Foster), a contract player who has never had a part, is picked to replace balky Brenda Lee (Ann Gillis) in Marathon's monster musical of the year. Tiny poses as a big shot and takes credit for getting Joan the role. They are soon seen everywhere together as Tiny is taking advantage of her publicity build-up for his own gain, until he suddenly finds out he is in love with her and confesses his duplicity. This occurs when Colder has forbid Joan to see Tiny anymore, directing her to only be seen with important people who can help her career, and Tiny thinks it is because she has dumped him. He enters into a conspiracy with Brenda's agent, Mickey Fadden (John Gallaudet), to make Brenda give up her strike and accept the role Colder gave Joan. She does and Tiny is given the role of her leading man. But he is unhappy about what he has done in costing Joan her big chance, plus his old friend, Georgie Clemons (Jackie Searle) who used to play the mean kid in Tiny's films is also replaced. Faced with the taunts of the production crew because of what he helped engineer and broken hearted about Joan, Tiny walks out on the picture, climbs into his automobile and heads for parts unknown. Little Billy, who adores him, stows away in the luggage compartment. Billy, the high IQ kid, has devised a scheme to set everything right.

Cinematography (feature film)

16.
Notorious (1946) as Director of Photography
A U.S. agent recruits a German expatriate to infiltrate a Nazi spy ring in Brazil.
17.
The Enchanted Cottage (1945) as Director of Photography
A scarred veteran and a homely woman are transformed by love.
18.
Those Endearing Young Charms (1945) as Director of Photography
A soldier loses his girlfriend to his best buddy.
19.
The More the Merrier (1943) as Director of Photography
The World War II housing shortage brings three people together for an unlikely romance.
20.
You Were Never Lovelier (1942) as Director of Photography
An Argentine heiress thinks a penniless American dancer is her secret admirer.
21.
I Married a Witch (1942) as Director of Photography
A 300-year-old witch wreaks havoc when she falls in love with a young politician.
22.
The Talk of the Town (1942) as Director of Photography
An escaped political prisoner and a stuffy law professor vie for the hand of a spirited schoolteacher.
23.
The Lady Is Willing (1942) as Director of Photography
A Broadway star has to find a husband so she can adopt an abandoned child.
24.
You're the One (1941) as Director of Photography
25.
Kiss the Boys Goodbye (1941) as Director of Photography
26.
Road to Zanzibar (1941) as Director of Photography
A lady con artist scams two out-of-work entertainers into financing a safari.
27.
The Mad Doctor (1941) as Director of Photography
28.
Remember the Night (1940) as Director of Photography
An assistant D.A. takes a shoplifter home with him for Christmas.
29.
Safari (1940) as Director of Photography
30.
I Want a Divorce (1940) as Director of Photography
31.
Rhythm on the River (1940) as Director of Photography
Popular songwriter Oliver Courtney has been getting by for years using one ghost writer for his music and another for his lyrics. When both writers meet at an inn, they fall in love and then try to sell their songs under their own name. The problem is every song publisher thinks they're copying Courtney's style.
32.
Love Thy Neighbor (1940) as Director of Photography
Jack Benny (Himself) is preparing his New Year's Eve radio broadcast but takes time out to take his valet Rochester (Eddie Anderson) to meet his girlfriend Josephine (Theresa) arriving on a steamer. Fred Allen (Himself) and his sister Barbara (Verree Teasdale) are also enroute to the dock to meet Barbara's daughter Mary (Mary Martin), returning from a personal appearance tour in South America. Josephine is her maid. Their cars get involved in an accident and, in a bumping contest, Fred reduces Jack's old Maxwell to junk, and is taken to jail. Mary loses her dress in an accident and Jack offers to get her another one, but winds up being arrested for stealing. Barbara tells Mary that Fred is a nervous wreck because of Jack's continual slander of him on Jack's radio program. Jack hires the Merry Macs (Joe McMichael, Judd McMichael, Ted McMichael, Helen Carroll) away from Fred and Fred decides to go to Miami for a rest. Jack decides to open his radio program from Miami. They meet, have another brawl, and end up in jail again. The two are in a motorboat accident where both are knocked unconscious and Mary, in an effort to end the feud, tells Fred that Jack saved his life. They have dinner together at Fred's apartment and Rochester, whom Fred has hired away from Jack, appears and the feud is on again.
33.
Honeymoon in Bali (1939) as Director of Photography
34.
Man About Town (1939) as Photography
Producer Bob Temple, who's brought an American show to London, loves his star Diana, but she won't take him seriously as a lover. To show her, he picks up stranger Lady Arlington, whose financier husband neglects her. On a weekend at the Arlington country house, Bob is used by both Lady A. and her friend to make their husbands jealous; this works all too well, and Bob is in danger from both husbands.
35.
Cafe Society (1939) as Photography
36.
The Cat and the Canary (1939) as Fill-in photog
An attorney tries to protect the sole heir to a millionaire┬┐s creepy estate.
37.
Saint Louis Blues (1939) as Photography
38.
Tropic Holiday (1938) as Photography
39.
Artists and Models Abroad (1938) as Photography
40.
Fools for Scandal (1938) as Photography
A Hollywood star falls for a broken down aristocrat.
41.
Arrest Bulldog Drummond (1938) as Photography
42.
Tom Sawyer, Detective (1938) as Photography
43.
True Confession (1937) as Photography
A compulsive liar, married to a scrupulously honest lawyer, confesses to a murder she didn''''t commit to help further his career.
44.
Turn Off the Moon (1937) as Photography
45.
Sophie Lang Goes West (1937) as Photography
46.
Easy Living (1937) as Photography
When a working girl tries to return a lost fur coat, she gets caught up in a wealthy family''''s battles.
47.
Swing High, Swing Low (1937) as Photography
When success goes to his head, a bandleader could lose everything.
48.
Love Before Breakfast (1936) as Photography
A Park Avenue beauty plays two suitors against each other.
49.
Murder with Pictures (1936) as Photography
50.
Princess Comes Across (1936) as Photography
A Brooklyn girl masquerades as a princess to land a Hollywood contract.
51.
Hideaway Girl (1936) as Photography
52.
My Man Godfrey (1936) as Photography
A zany heiress tries to help a tramp by making him the family butler.
53.
Lady of Secrets (1936) as Photography
54.
Rumba (1935) as Photography
55.
Hands Across the Table (1935) as Photography
A manicurist uses her beauty and emery board to snag a rich husband.
56.
Paris in Spring (1935) as Photography
57.
Annapolis Farewell (1935) as Photography
58.
His Greatest Gamble (1934) as Photography
A convicted killer breaks out of jail to help his mother-dominated daughter.
59.
Lady by Choice (1934) as Photography
To improve her image, a fan dancer "adopts" an old woman to be her mother.
60.
Fugitive Lovers (1934) as Photography
A cross-country bus trip brings together a chorus girl and an escaped convict.
61.
College Rhythm (1934) as Photography
62.
Transatlantic Merry-Go-Round (1934) as Photography
Underworld king Lee Lother has been killed aboard a ocean liner, several people could have been the murderer. There is his mistress Anya Roysen, a married woman, who was jealous of his flirtations with his old moll, night club singer Sally Marsh, who had agreed for one last night with Lother, to get her younger brother Ned out of the Lother's clutches because he has faked Lother's name on a check to pay his gambling debts. Then there is Sally's new flame Jimmy Brett, a con man and gentlemen thief, who has out-tricked Lother in a fixed poker game, and is, together with shorty, after the ladies jewels. Inspector McKinney suspects Joe Saunders, a recently released convict, who was arrested due to some tips by Lother, but Ned and Sally insist that they committed the crime alone.
63.
Brief Moment (1933) as Photography
A nightclub singer tries to rehabilitate a wealthy playboy.
64.
Soldiers of the Storm (1933) as Photography
65.
Should Ladies Behave (1933) as Photography
A young girl falls for her aunt's lover.
66.
Day of Reckoning (1933) as Photography
A man''''s nagging wife drives him to crime.
67.
Thrill Hunter (1933) as Photography
A blowhard cowboy talks himself into a job as a movie stunt man.
68.
Ann Carver's Profession (1933) as Photography
A female lawyer is torn between her career and her husband''''s ego.
69.
Child of Manhattan (1933) as Photography
A taxi dancer tries to pick up the pieces when her marriage to a millionaire playboy collapses.
70.
High Speed (1932) as Photography
71.
This Sporting Age (1932) as Photography
72.
By Whose Hand? (1932) as Photography
An escaped killer stalks the man who had turned him in.
73.
Love Affair (1932) as Photography
An heiress'''' affair with an aeronautical engineer threatens his career.
74.
The Night Club Lady (1932) as Photography
A police commissioner investigates the murder of a nightclub owner who was under police protection.
75.
Three Wise Girls (1932) as Camera
Three models try to snag husband's but the ones they find are already married.
76.
The Night Mayor (1932) as Photography
77.
Hollywood Speaks (1932) as Photography
78.
Attorney for the Defense (1932) as Photography
A ruthless attorney tries to make amends for convicting an innocent man.
79.
Washington Merry-Go-Round (1932) as Photography
A young congressman tries to rid Washington of corruption while courting a senator''''s daughter.
80.
Behind the Mask (1932) as Camera
A Federal Agent goes undercover in prison to break up a drug syndicate.
81.
Man Against Woman (1932) as Photography
82.
The Good Bad Girl (1931) as Photography
A gangster''''s moll tries to go straight to marry an honest man.
83.
The Last Parade (1931) as Photography
84.
A Dangerous Affair (1931) as Photography
85.
Arizona (1931) as Photography
A West Point football star clashes with his commanding officer's wife when he's sent to Arizona.
86.
The Fighting Sheriff (1931) as Camera
87.
The Criminal Code (1931) as Photography
A convict trying to reform is torn between conflicting loyalties when he witnesses a murder behind bars.
88.
Men in Her Life (1931) as Photography
89.
Shanghaied Love (1931) as Photography
90.
The Lightning Flyer (1931) as Photography
91.
Texas Ranger (1931) as Photography
92.
Personality (1930) as Camera
93.
A Royal Romance (1930) as Director of Photography
94.
For the Love o' Lil (1930) as Director of Photography
95.
Sisters (1930) as Director of Photography
96.
Soldiers and Women (1930) as Camera
97.
Hurricane (1930) as Director of Photography
98.
Prince of Diamonds (1930) as Director of Photography
99.
Hell's Island (1930) as Director of Photography
100.
The Squealer (1930) as Director of Photography
A gangster's wife, fearful that he is about to be murdered by his rivals, tips off the police to his whereabouts in order to save his life. Her husband, however, believes her reason was that she wanted him out of the way so she could have his best friend.
101.
Tol'able David (1930) as Director of Photography
102.
Guilty? (1930) as Director of Photography
103.
The Melody Man (1930) as Camera
104.
The Donovan Affair (1929) as Photography
105.
Father and Son (1929) as Director of Photography
106.
The Flying Marine (1929) as Director of Photography
107.
Light Fingers (1929) as Director of Photography
108.
Wall Street (1929) as Camera
109.
The Faker (1929) as Director of Photography
110.
Acquitted (1929) as Director of Photography
111.
Mexicali Rose (1929) as Director of Photography
112.
The Younger Generation (1929) as Director of Photography
A rising businessman tries to make his immigrant parents assimilate.
113.
The Fall of Eve (1929) as Director of Photography
114.
Behind Closed Doors (1929) as Director of Photography
115.
The Power of the Press (1928) as Photography
116.
The Apache (1928) as Camera
117.
Life's Mockery (1928) as Director of Photography
118.
Stool Pigeon (1928) as Director of Photography
119.
Masked Angel (1928) as Director of Photography
120.
The Devil's Cage (1928) as Director of Photography
121.
Into No Man's Land (1928) as Director of Photography
122.
Comrades (1928) as Director of Photography
123.
The Ladybird (1927) as Director of Photography
124.
Temptations of a Shop Girl (1927) as Director of Photography
125.
Eager Lips (1927) as Director of Photography
126.
Polly of the Movies (1927) as Director of Photography
127.
Pitfalls of Passion (1927) as Director of Photography
128.
Ragtime (1927) as Director of Photography
129.
Atta Boy (1926) as Director of Photography
130.
Sunshine of Paradise Alley (1926) as Director of Photography

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