skip navigation
Lamar Trotti

Lamar Trotti

  • Man Hunt (1941) April 30 (ET) - Reminder REMINDER
  • With A Song In My Heart (1952) May 04 (ET) - Reminder REMINDER
Up
Down

| VIEW ALL

TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here
ADD YOUR COMMENT>

share:

TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (0)



Also Known As: Died: August 28, 1952
Born: October 18, 1900 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Atlanta, Georgia, USA Profession: Writer ...
RATE AND COMMENT

COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Writer (feature film)

1.
There's No Business Like Show Business (1954) as From a story by
A blonde beauty upsets a show business family.
2.
O. Henry's Full House (1952) as Scr of "The Cop and the Anthem"
Five stories reveal O. Henry''s gift for the surprise ending.
3.
With a Song in My Heart (1952) as Writer
This film focuses on the rise of an aspiring songstress.
4.
Stars and Stripes Forever (1952) as Screenwriter
A film biography of the composer John Philip Sousa.
5.
As Young As You Feel (1951) as Screenwriter
Sixty-five-year-old John Hodges must retire from Acme Printing. He later impersonates the president of the parent company and arrives at his old plant on an inspection tour. Acme president McKinley is so nervous not even his beautiful secretary Harriet can calm him. McKinley's wife Lucille becomes infatuated with Hodges. Many further complications ensue.
6.
I'd Climb the Highest Mountain (1951) as Screenwriter
7.
Cheaper by the Dozen (1950) as Screenwriter
A pioneering efficiency expert tests his theories on his large family.
8.
9.
My Blue Heaven (1950) as Screenwriter
A married song and dance team tries to adopt a child.
10.
You're My Everything (1949) as Screenwriter
In 1924, stage-struck Boston blueblood Hannah Adams picks up musical star Tim O'Connor and takes him home for dinner. One thing leads to another, and when Tim's show rolls on to Chicago a new Mrs. O'Connor comes along as incompetent chorus girl. Hollywood beckons, and we follow the star careers of the O'Connor family in silents and talkies. Includes good imitation "silents" with classic cameo by Buster Keaton.
11.
Captain from Castile (1948) as Screenwriter
The invasion of Mexico by Cortez, as seen by a young Spanish officer fleeing the Inquisition.
12.
Yellow Sky (1948) as Screenwriter
Outlaws on the run hide out in a ghost town.
13.
When My Baby Smiles at Me (1948) as Screenwriter
14.
The Walls of Jericho (1948) as Screenwriter
After County Attorney Dave Connors (Cornel Wilde) helps Julian Norman (Anne Baxter) with her shiftless father, Jefferson Norman (Henry Hull), she leaves Jericho, Kansas to college to study for a law degree.A few years later, Algeria Wedge (Linda Darnell), the new bride of Dave's best friend, Tucker Wedge (Kirk Douglas), makes overtures and plays for Dave, much to the displeasure of Dave's hard-drinking wife Belle (Ann Dvorak.) Angered by Dave's rebuffs, Algeria induces the state political boss to back Tucker for a Congress race against Dave. Meanwhile, Julia has returned to Jericho, with her law degree, and she and Dave fall in love. But when Dave announces he won't run for Congress, she feels she is the reason and she takes a job in Kansas City. Tucker wins the election and he and Algeria go to Washington. Later, Tucker announces a run for the Senate and Dave decides to run against him. When Marjorie Ransome (Coleen Townsend) kills a drunk in self-defense, Julia returns to Jericho to work with Dave, now in private practice,on Marjorie's defense. The still-resentful Algeria moves to kill Dave's senate bid when Tucker's newspaper announces that Dave is being sued for divorce, with Julia named as correspondent.
15.
Mother Wore Tights (1947) as Screenwriter
A married vaudeville team struggles to raise a family while touring the nation.
16.
The Razor's Edge (1946) as Screenwriter
A young man's quest for spiritual peace threatens his position in society.
17.
Colonel Effingham's Raid (1946) as Narr
A retired Army officer fights to save his hometown's Confederate monument.
18.
Wilson (1945) as Wrt for the scr by
A chronicle of the political career of U.S. President Woodrow Wilson.
19.
A Bell for Adano (1945) as Screenwriter
Major Joppolo and his men are assigned to restore order to the war-torn Italian town of Adano. He has to manage getting supplies into town without interfering with troop movements, all the while dealing with colorful citizens of the town. One of his quests is to replace the bell which orders the town's life.
20.
Guadalcanal Diary (1943) as Screenwriter
Concentrating on the personal lives of those involved, a war correspondent takes us through the preparations, landing and initial campaign on Guadalcanal during WWII.
21.
The Ox-Bow Incident (1943) as Wrt for the scr by
A loner gets caught up in a posse's drive to find and hang three suspected rustlers.
22.
Immortal Sergeant (1943) as Wrt for the scr by
Out on patrol in the war-time desert a Canadian corporal reminisces about the woman he has left behind in London and ponders whether she will fall for the charms of his rival in love. At the same time he worries about how he would get on with his outfit if his crack sergeant was not there to guide him. Circumstances combine to give answers to both questions.
23.
That Other Woman (1942) as Original Story
24.
Tales of Manhattan (1942) as Orig stories and scr by
An actor, Paul Orman, is accidentally told that his new, custom made tail coat has been cursed and it will bring misfortune to all who wear it. As the 4 succeeding wearers of the coat discover, misfortune can often lead to truth.
25.
To the Shores of Tripoli (1942) as Screenwriter
A brash young Marine has to redeem himself after trying to romance a female officer.
26.
Thunder Birds (1942) as Screenwriter
A veteran flyer and the youngster he's training fall for the same girl.
27.
Hudson's Bay (1941) as Orig scr
Highly fictionalized early history of Canada. Trapper/explorer Radisson imagines an empire around Hudson's Bay. He befriends the Indians, fights the French, and convinces King Charles II to sponsor an expedition of conquest.
28.
Belle Starr (1941) as Screenwriter
A Southern belle turns outlaw when her family loses their land.
29.
A Yank in the R.A.F. (1941) as Contract Writer
A hot shot flyer discovers the hero within when he joins the British Air Force during World War II.
30.
Man Hunt (1941) as Contract Writer
An Englishman goes behind enemy lines to assassinate Hitler.
31.
Brigham Young--Frontiersman (1940) as Screenwriter
Two young Mormons struggle to survive their people's journey to a new home in the West.
32.
Drums Along the Mohawk (1939) as Screenwriter
A young couple fights off Indian attacks to start a farm in the Mohawk Valley.
33.
The Story of Alexander Graham Bell (1939) as Screenwriter
Alexander Graham Bell falls in love with deaf girl Mabel Hubbard while teaching the deaf and trying to invent means for telegraphing the human voice. She urges him to put off thoughts of marriage until his experiments are complete. He invents the telephone, marries and becomes rich and famous, though his happiness is threatened when a rival company sets out to ruin him.
34.
Young Mr. Lincoln (1939) as Orig scr
The future president considers a political career while practicing law.
35.
In Old Chicago (1938) as Screenwriter
Two Irish brothers become political and romantic rivals.
36.
Kentucky (1938) as Screenwriter
A Romeo and Juliet love story set amidst horseracing.
37.
Gateway (1938) as Screenwriter
Irish immigrant (Whalen) meets returning war correspondent (Ameche) on a liner bound for New York. When she resists the amors of another passenger, charges result in her being detained at Ellis Island.
38.
The Baroness and the Butler (1938) as Screenwriter
When he takes a seat in the Hungarian parliament, a butler battles the aristocracy.
39.
Alexander's Ragtime Band (1938) as Screenwriter
A forward thinking bandleader fights to make ragtime respectable.
40.
Time Out for Romance (1937) as Contr to trmt
41.
Slave Ship (1937) as Screenwriter
Captain Lovett ordered his first mate Thompson to get rid of his slave-trading crew and get a more respectable bunch for standard shipping, but when he brings his new bride Nancy aboard he finds the same old setup, including slave trade.
42.
This Is My Affair (1937) as Story and Screenplay
A saloon singer tries to reform a gangster, not knowing he's really an undercover detective.
43.
Second Honeymoon (1937) as Contract Writer
44.
Can This Be Dixie? (1937) as Screenwriter
45.
Wife, Doctor and Nurse (1937) as Screenwriter
46.
Can This Be Dixie? (1937) as Story
47.
Ramona (1936) as Screenwriter
Half-Indian girl (Young) brought up in a wealthy household is loved by the son of the house (Taylor) against his family's wishes and loves another Indian (Ameche) employed by the household.
48.
Star for a Night (1936) as Contr to trmt
49.
The First Baby (1936) as Orig story and scr
By the time daughter (Deane) and son-in-low (Downs) have their second child the mother-in-law (Gateson) learns not to be so domineering.
50.
Gentle Julia (1936) as Screenwriter
51.
The Country Beyond (1936) as Screenwriter
52.
Career Woman (1936) as Screenwriter
A girl (Jewell) accused of killing her father is defended unsuccessfully by a flashy lawyer (Whalen) and successfully by a new, straightforward one (Trevor).
53.
Pepper (1936) as Screenwriter
Young Pepper Jolly enters the life of sour old millionaire John Wilkes. She convinces him to take her gang to Coney Island and prevents his daughter from marrying a phony aristocrat.
54.
This Is the Life (1935) as Screenwriter
55.
Life Begins at 40 (1935) as Screenwriter
A small-town newspaper publisher champions a young man who may have been jailed wrongly.
56.
Steamboat Round the Bend (1935) as Screenwriter
57.
$10 Raise (1935) as Additional Dialogue
58.
Mystery Woman (1935) as Contr to scr const
59.
You Can't Buy Everything (1934) as Orig scr
A scorned woman dreams of revenge on the man who betrayed her.
60.
Wild Gold (1934) as Story
61.
Hold That Girl (1934) as Orig scr
62.
Call It Luck (1934) as Screenwriter
63.
Judge Priest (1934) as Screenwriter
A Southern judge confounds civic leaders with his laid-back approach to his job.
64.
Bachelor of Arts (1934) as Screenwriter
65.
Man Who Dared, The (1933) as From Story
67.
Man Who Dared, The (1933) as Screenwriter

Producer (feature film)

68.
Stars and Stripes Forever (1952) as Producer
A film biography of the composer John Philip Sousa.
69.
With a Song in My Heart (1952) as Producer
This film focuses on the rise of an aspiring songstress.
70.
71.
As Young As You Feel (1951) as Producer
Sixty-five-year-old John Hodges must retire from Acme Printing. He later impersonates the president of the parent company and arrives at his old plant on an inspection tour. Acme president McKinley is so nervous not even his beautiful secretary Harriet can calm him. McKinley's wife Lucille becomes infatuated with Hodges. Many further complications ensue.
72.
Cheaper by the Dozen (1950) as Producer
A pioneering efficiency expert tests his theories on his large family.
74.
You're My Everything (1949) as Producer
In 1924, stage-struck Boston blueblood Hannah Adams picks up musical star Tim O'Connor and takes him home for dinner. One thing leads to another, and when Tim's show rolls on to Chicago a new Mrs. O'Connor comes along as incompetent chorus girl. Hollywood beckons, and we follow the star careers of the O'Connor family in silents and talkies. Includes good imitation "silents" with classic cameo by Buster Keaton.
75.
Captain from Castile (1948) as Producer
The invasion of Mexico by Cortez, as seen by a young Spanish officer fleeing the Inquisition.
76.
The Walls of Jericho (1948) as Producer
After County Attorney Dave Connors (Cornel Wilde) helps Julian Norman (Anne Baxter) with her shiftless father, Jefferson Norman (Henry Hull), she leaves Jericho, Kansas to college to study for a law degree.A few years later, Algeria Wedge (Linda Darnell), the new bride of Dave's best friend, Tucker Wedge (Kirk Douglas), makes overtures and plays for Dave, much to the displeasure of Dave's hard-drinking wife Belle (Ann Dvorak.) Angered by Dave's rebuffs, Algeria induces the state political boss to back Tucker for a Congress race against Dave. Meanwhile, Julia has returned to Jericho, with her law degree, and she and Dave fall in love. But when Dave announces he won't run for Congress, she feels she is the reason and she takes a job in Kansas City. Tucker wins the election and he and Algeria go to Washington. Later, Tucker announces a run for the Senate and Dave decides to run against him. When Marjorie Ransome (Coleen Townsend) kills a drunk in self-defense, Julia returns to Jericho to work with Dave, now in private practice,on Marjorie's defense. The still-resentful Algeria moves to kill Dave's senate bid when Tucker's newspaper announces that Dave is being sued for divorce, with Julia named as correspondent.
77.
Yellow Sky (1948) as Producer
Outlaws on the run hide out in a ghost town.
78.
Mother Wore Tights (1947) as Producer
A married vaudeville team struggles to raise a family while touring the nation.
79.
Colonel Effingham's Raid (1946) as Producer
A retired Army officer fights to save his hometown's Confederate monument.
80.
A Bell for Adano (1945) as Producer
Major Joppolo and his men are assigned to restore order to the war-torn Italian town of Adano. He has to manage getting supplies into town without interfering with troop movements, all the while dealing with colorful citizens of the town. One of his quests is to replace the bell which orders the town's life.
81.
Immortal Sergeant (1943) as Producer
Out on patrol in the war-time desert a Canadian corporal reminisces about the woman he has left behind in London and ponders whether she will fall for the charms of his rival in love. At the same time he worries about how he would get on with his outfit if his crack sergeant was not there to guide him. Circumstances combine to give answers to both questions.
82.
The Ox-Bow Incident (1943) as Producer
A loner gets caught up in a posse's drive to find and hang three suspected rustlers.
83.
Thunder Birds (1942) as Producer
A veteran flyer and the youngster he's training fall for the same girl.

Music (feature film)

84.
Judge Priest (1934) as Composer
A Southern judge confounds civic leaders with his laid-back approach to his job.

Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.

Click here to contribute