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Also Known As: Died: April 6, 1979
Born: November 25, 1919 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Newark, New Jersey, USA Profession: Director ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Cat From Outer Space, The (1978) as Director
A UFO is stranded on earth and impounded by the US government. Its pilot, a cat with a collar that has special powers, including the ability to allow the cat to communicate with humans, has eluded the authorities and needs the help of a man named Frank in order to reclaim and repair his ship to get back home.
2.
Candleshoe (1977) as Director
A street urchin infiltrates a noblewoman's impoverished household in search of hidden treasure.
3.
No Deposit, No Return (1976) as Director
Two would-be safe-crackers `sort of' kidnap the two grandchildren of millionaire J. W. Osborne. In a story somewhat reminiscent of O. Henry's The Ransom of Red Chief, the ransom amount keeps getting smaller as the two children have the best vacation from boarding school ever with their two new friends.
4.
The Apple Dumpling Gang (1975) as Director
Two bumbling outlaws try to help a trio of orphans protect their gold strike.
5.
Where the Red Fern Grows (1974) as Director
Life is hard growing up in the Ozarks in the Great Depression. But Billy Coleman saves his money and eventually buys two coonhounds that become his best friends and his partners in his quest to win the annual coon-hunt contest.
6.
Snowball Express (1972) as Director
When John Baxter inherits a ski resort in the Rocky Mountains, he quits his job in New York and moves the family west to run it. Only to find that the place is a wreck. But together they decide to try to fix it up and run it. But Martin Ridgeway, who wants the property, does everything he can to ensure it will fail.
7.
The Boatniks (1970) as Director
8.
Rascal (1969) as Director
A comedy filled with tenderness as a baby raccoon snuggles his way into the life of a lonely boy. He becomes the boy's only companion during his father's frequent absences. Because of Rascal, both father and son realize their responsibility to each other.
9.
The Horse in the Gray Flannel Suit (1968) as Director
Frederick Bolton has to solve two problems. First, his boss has instructed him to come up with a reasonable campaign to promote a new product, a stomach pill named "Aspercel" - by tomorrow. The second problem is Fred's daugther, Helen. She is absolutely fond of horses, takes riding classes and has already had decent success in some competitions. Her biggest wish is to own a horse herself, a dream her father cannot afford at all. Now Fred tries to solve both problems at once by simply combining them: A horse named "Aspercel", ridden by his daugther should bring the name of the pill into the papers and make Helen happy, too. But there's still one more obstacle: Helen and Aspercel of course have to win a few prices to make this idea work...
10.
The Happiest Millionaire (1967) as Director
A happy and unbelievably lucky young Irish immigrant, John Lawless, lands a job as the butler of an unconventional millionaire, Biddle. His daughter, Cordelia Drexel Biddle, tires of the unusual antics of her father--especially since the nice young men around town all fear him. Wouldn't you fear a father-in-law that keeps alligators for pets and teaches boxing at his daily Bible classes? Cordelia decides to run off to boarding school and promptly finds the man of her dreams. Unfortunately, his family doesn't approve of Biddle's outrageous antics, either. A Disney musical punctuated by snappy songs and an energetic debut by Tommy Steele. This is reportedly one of the last live- action films Walt Disney personally oversaw.
11.
Follow Me, Boys! (1966) as Director
Lem Siddons is part of a traveling band who has a dream of becoming a lawyer. Deciding to settle down, he finds a job as a stockboy in the general store of a small town. Trying to fit in, he volunteers to become scoutmaster of the newly formed Troop 1. Becoming more and more involved with the scout troop, he finds his plans to become a lawyer being put on the back burner, until he realizes that his life has been fulfilled helping the youth of the small town.
12.
The Ugly Dachshund (1966) as Director
Fran Garrison's all in a tizzy because her prize Dachshund, Danke, is having pups, and she has hopes of one of the pups becoming a champion. But at the vet's, her husband Jim is talked into letting Danke wetnurse a Great Dane pup that's been abandoned by his mother. And Jim wants to keep the Great Dane. But Brutus has this problem: he thinks he's a dachshund and he's too big to be a lapdog. But when Fran ridicules Brutus one too many times, Jim's got a plan to prove to everyone (and Fran) that a great dane can be far more than just an ugly dachshund.
13.
Those Calloways (1965) as Director
Story of Cam Calloway and his family, who live in a densely wooded area in New England. Cam dreams of building a sanctuary for the geese that fly over the area each year, and he tries several schemes to buy a nearby lake for this santuary. He is thwarted at every attempt, it seems; he and his son try to get enough furs from their trapping venture to get the money, but the bottom falls out of the fur market. He uses the little money they get for a down payment on the lake, thereby losing their house when he can't make the mortgage payment. They move to the lake, where their friends help them build a cabin. A salesman stops in town, and tries to get the people to sell their land for a tourist venture; Cam is outraged at his tactics and takes desperate measures after he himself is tricked.
14.
A Tiger Walks (1964) as Director
A tiger escapes from a circus truck as it passes by a small town, and hides itself in the surrounding woods. This throws the town into a panic and everyone wants the animal killed immediately, except for the daughter of the sheriff. She wants to capture the tiger and put it in a zoo, thereby saving the tiger's life. Her determination starts a nationwide campaign among children to raise the money to buy the tiger from the circus, but first, she, her father and an Indian tiger trainer must find the tiger before the National Guard do, who have orders to kill it on sight.
15.
Savage Sam (1963) as Director
16.
Big Red (1962) as Director

Producer (feature film)

17.
Cat From Outer Space, The (1978) as Co-Producer
A UFO is stranded on earth and impounded by the US government. Its pilot, a cat with a collar that has special powers, including the ability to allow the cat to communicate with humans, has eluded the authorities and needs the help of a man named Frank in order to reclaim and repair his ship to get back home.

Director (special)

18.
Big Daddy (1973) as Director
The misadventures of a one-time football hero turned TV cooking show chef.
19.
My Sister Hank (1972) as Director
The misadventures of Hank Bennett, a pretty teenage tomboy. In the pilot, Hank faces and attempts to overcome discrimination when, on account of gender, she is kept from joining the Little League team.
20.
Chicago Teddy Bears, The (1971) as Director
The series, set in Chicago during the 1920s, depicts the clash between rival night club owners Linc McCray and his cousin "Big Nick" Marr, a mobster who plots to gain control of Linc's legit club and add it to his list of speakeasies.
21.
McGarry and Me (1960) as Director
The story of Dan McGarry, a kind-hearted police officer, and his wife Kitty. In the pilot episode, Dan attempts to teach a fellow officer the evils of gambling.
22.
Claudette Colbert Show, The (1958) as Director
The misadventures of Elizabeth Harper, a newly elected congresswoman in Washington, D.C. The program relates Elizabeth's efforts to begin her new life.
23.
Adventures of a Model (1958) as Director
The misadventures of Marilyn Woods, a pretty New York model who uses her wits to hold off wolfish suitors. The pilot episode relates Marilyn's efforts to please a Texas sportswear manufacturer, despite the fact that she dislikes athletics.

Writer (special)

24.
All in the Family (1960) as Writer
A comedy pilot about a wealthy family who must learn to live with sudden poverty when their wealth is lost through bad investments. In the second pilot, a sequel to "I Remember Caviar," family members Caroline and Maggie, who have become interior decorators, seek a contract to redecorate the office
25.
I Remember Caviar (1959) as Writer
The story of the Randalls, a once-wealthy family who must learn to live with poverty when their wealth is lost through bad investments. In the pilot episode, the family attempts to adjust to their reduced circumstances by finding a less expensive home.

Producer (special)

26.
Big Daddy (1973) as Producer
The misadventures of a one-time football hero turned TV cooking show chef.
27.
My Sister Hank (1972) as Producer
The misadventures of Hank Bennett, a pretty teenage tomboy. In the pilot, Hank faces and attempts to overcome discrimination when, on account of gender, she is kept from joining the Little League team.
28.
Adventures of a Model (1958) as Producer
The misadventures of Marilyn Woods, a pretty New York model who uses her wits to hold off wolfish suitors. The pilot episode relates Marilyn's efforts to please a Texas sportswear manufacturer, despite the fact that she dislikes athletics.
29.
Claudette Colbert Show, The (1958) as Producer
The misadventures of Elizabeth Harper, a newly elected congresswoman in Washington, D.C. The program relates Elizabeth's efforts to begin her new life.

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