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|Also Known As:||Died:||December 19, 1977|
|Born:||November 12, 1904||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Paris, FR||Profession:||Director ...|
COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS
Director (feature film)
A dishonest undertaker and his sidekick create their own customers when they cannot find willing ones.
Major Robert Rogers searches for the northwest passage through the U.S. during the French and Indian War.
A military explorer tangles with a French spy and a British officer while searching for the northwest passage.
A French colonel needs his wife''''s lover to help him stop an Arabian rebellion.
Major Robert Rogers leads his rangers in search of a water route through America''''s Northwest territory.
A Korean War veteran discovers his Washington-based PR firm has been taken over by Communist infiltrators.
A man on a hunting trip gets mixed up with murderous bank robbers.
An anthropologist investigates a devil worshipper who commands a deadly demon.
The Civil War triggers unrest in Colorado.
Wyatt Earp fights to straighten out a crooked cow town.
LaRochelle, a former pirate captain, is caught by the British. To get his ship back, he works as a spy against other pirates, first of all Blackbeard and Providence. He works on some ships, crossing the Caribbean sea, with the intention of being enchained, when a pirate ship is in sight, to make them believe he's an enemy of the British. One day, his ship is conquered by Captain Providence. What nobody knew before, Providence is a (beautiful, of course) woman. She believes his story and so he joins her crew. But Blackbeard, her fatherly friend, doesn't believe him. Providence and LaRochelle fall in love, although he is married. When LaRochelle tries to deliver her to the British, she forebodes the trap, kidnaps his wife and escapes. As for revenge, she wants to sell his wife on a slave-market. LaRochell gets his ship and his crew back and follows her. ...
Roman rebels fight against invading barbarians.
A parson uses six-guns and the Bible to bring peace to a Tennessee town.
An aging football star risks his health when his greedy wife won't let him retire.
Allied agents fight an underground Nazi group in post-war Europe.
A private eye becomes the dupe of a homicidal moll.
A respected businessman and his gambler best friend fall for the same woman in 1850s Oregon.
Russian freedom fighters battle the Nazi occupying forces.
A small-town doctor tries to help a beautiful woman with a deranged husband.
A nurse in the Caribbean resorts to voodoo to cure her patient, even though she's in love with the woman's husband.
When a leopard escapes during a publicity stunt, it triggers a series of murders.
A newlywed fears that an ancient curse will turn her into a bloodthirsty beast.
Dr. Ralph Snyder (John Beal) and Dr. Frank Blake (Edward Norris) open an office together but soon split over a rivalry for nightclub singer Diana Wayne (Florence Rice) and a difference over ethics. In an effort to make some quick money and marry Diana, Blake becomes a retainer for gangster Joe Grant (Douglas Fowley)while the upright (and uptight)Sawyer (John Beal)becomes a medical examiner in the district attorney's office. Grant is involved in a murder and forces Blake to remove an identifying scar, thereby proving that all gangsters should keep a doctor on retainment. But Blake has a change of heart and shows up at Grant's trial, spills the beans and Grant is convicted. Consequently, Blake loses his license, Diana and then his life, proving that the "do-tell' doctor should have heeded the film title.
Detective Nick Carter tries to stop enemy agents from sabotaging the Panama Canal.
The getaway driver for a gang of thieves is captured by the police and sent to a prison, where he contemplates a life of reform.
A famous detective investigates industrial espionage at a plane factory.
Lavish biography of the French queen who "let them eat cake."
Charles Dickens'''' classic story of two men in love with the same woman during the French Revolution.
Editing (feature film)
The post-Civil War story of Jonathan West, a fighting man with principles, who is called "Preach" as he roams throughout the West. In the pilot episode, set in Arkansas in 1865, West attempts to help a man who is being falsely accused of murder.
This short film focuses on the work of Dutch physician Christiaan Eijkman.
This short film, set in 1893, focuses on a stranger that arrives in a small town and keeps a promise he made to his wife.
This patriotic short film provides a brief history of American democracy.
This short film looks at the mystery of the Mary Celeste, a ship that was discovered abandoned for no discernible reason.
This short film looks at the debate revolving around who should get credit for the "Tennessee Plan," which proved to be a vital action for the North in its push south during the American Civil War.
This short film focuses on whether or not the dead can communicate with the living.
This dramatized short film focuses on the historical mystery of France''''s "man in the iron mask."
In this short film, an American trader disrupts life on a Polynesian island.
This short film explores the possibility that Louis XVII escaped death during the French Revolution.
A wife challenges her husband''''s murderer to combat in this short film that introduces audiences to Chinese theater.
This short film poses the question, "does extrasensory perception really exist?"
In this short film, an office worker fears for his job after his boss fails to respond to his "good morning."
This short film tells the story of the discovery of radium and how it is used in medicine.
In this short film, a man writes a check for $1,000 to cover a debt, but doesn''''t have enough money to cover it.
This short film examines several stories revolving around John Wilkes Bookes.
This short film provides a brief biography of the Bard.
A police dog goes on trial for allegedly murdering sheep in this short film.
This short film follows the life of Dixie Dan, a harness race horse, from birth through age three.
This short film presents a re-enactment of how the Jonker diamond was discovered in South Africa in 1905.
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