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Director (feature film)

An American in Paris (1951) as Assistant Director
An American artist finds love in Paris but almost loses it to conflicting loyalties.
Madame Curie (1944) as Assistant Director
The famed female scientist fights to keep her marriage together while conducting early experiments with radioactivity.
The Human Comedy (1943) as Assistant Director
A small-town telegraph boy deals with the strains of growing up during World War II.
Maisie Gets Her Man (1942) as Assistant Director
A Brooklyn showgirl launches a stage act with a hick comic.
Journey for Margaret (1942) as Assistant Director
An American correspondent tries to adopt two children orphaned during the London blitz.
A Yank at Eton (1942) as Assistant Director
An American playboy is sent to a British boarding school to learn discipline.
Mokey (1942) as Assistant Director
A newlywed tries to deal with her troubled stepchild.
We Were Dancing (1942) as Assistant Director
A Polish princess gives up society for the love of a gigolo.
Random Harvest (1942) as Assistant Director
A woman''s happiness is threatened when she discovers her husband has been suffering from amnesia.
The Wild Man of Borneo (1941) as Assistant Director
A braggart masquerades as a primitive throwback.
Rage in Heaven (1941) as Assistant Director
A jealous man plots to fake his death and incriminate his wife's suspected lover.
Honky Tonk (1941) as Assistant Director
A young girl falls for a western gambler.
They Met in Bombay (1941) as Assistant Director
Rival jewel thieves on the run find love in the Far East.
New Moon (1940) as Assistant Director
A revolutionary leader romances a French aristocrat in Louisiana.
Bitter Sweet (1940) as Assistant Director
A voice teacher and his star pupil run away together to a life of love and poverty.
I Love You Again (1940) as Assistant Director
A solid married man discovers he's forgotten a past existence as a con artist.
I Take This Woman (1940) as Assistant Director
A tenement doctor's marriage to a European refugee threatens his practice.
Sergeant Madden (1939) as Assistant Director
A police officer's son joins the force but goes bad.
It's a Wonderful World (1939) as Assistant Director
A runaway poetess helps a fugitive prove himself innocent of murder charges.
Andy Hardy Gets Spring Fever (1939) as Assistant Director
A teenage boy falls in love with his drama teacher.
Another Thin Man (1939) as Dir of retakes and asst dir
Not even the joys of parenthood can stop married sleuths Nick and Nora Charles from investigating a murder on a Long Island estate.
Stand Up and Fight (1939) as Assistant Director
A southern aristocrat clashes with a driver transporting stolen slaves to freedom.
Marie Antoinette (1938) as Assistant Director
Lavish biography of the French queen who "let them eat cake."
Sweethearts (1938) as Assistant Director
Bickering husband-and-wife stage stars are manipulated into a break-up for publicity purposes.
The Good Earth (1937) as Assistant Director
Epic adaptation of the Pearl Buck classic about Chinese farmers battling the elements.
Splendor (1935) as Assistant Director
A man disappoints his destitute family by marrying a poor girl.
Public Hero No. 1 (1935) as Assistant Director
An undercover G-man helps with a jailbreak to learn the mob''''s secrets.
The Barretts of Wimpole Street (1934) as Assistant Director
An invalid poetess defies her father's wishes to marry a dashing young poet.
Reunion in Vienna (1933) as Assistant Director
A woman is tempted to betray her husband with an old flame.
What--No Beer? (1933) as Assistant Director
When Prohibition ends, a barber tries to get in the liquor business only to come up against mobsters.
Red Dust (1932) as Assistant Director
A plantation overseer in Indochina is torn between a married woman and a lady of the evening.
It's a Wise Child (1931) as Assistant Director
Five and Ten (1931) as Assistant Director
A dime-store heiress elopes with a married man.
Susan Lenox (Her Fall and Rise) (1931) as Assistant Director
A farm girl runs from her abusive father to a series of affairs in the big city.
The Actress (1928) as Assistant Director
A theatrical troupe from the west end of London loses its leading lady (Rose Trelawny) when she goes off to marry a rich young man from the other side of town (Arthur Gower). The rest of the play deals with the budding romance and trials and tribulations of their love, as well as the changing face of late-19th-century theatre.

Cast (feature film)

Kelly and Me (1957) as Stage manager
Flop vaudeville performer Len Carmody is adopted by Kelly, a trained dog abandoned by Malo's dog act. When Kelly joins Len's ho-hum song and dance, a popular comedy act is born. On the train, Len meets young Mina Van Runkel, daughter of a movie producer in desperate need of new talent (it's 1930). Successful in making "dog pictures," can Len stand being second banana to Kelly? Complications: a pallid romantic triangle...and the reappearance of Kelly's original owner.
Don't Go Near the Water (1957) as Jerry Wakely
Navy office workers scheme to build a recreation hall on a remote Pacific island.
High Society (1956) as Parson
In this musical version of The Philadelphia Story, tabloid reporters invade a society wedding.
The Glass Slipper (1955) as Butler
Musical adaptation of the story of Cinderella and her magical trip to the prince's ball.
Executive Suite (1954) as Guest
When a business magnate dies, his board of directors fights over who should run the company.
Brigadoon (1954) as Mr. McIntosh
Two American hunters in Scotland discover a mystical village that only materializes once every century.
Bengal Brigade (1954) as Civil service officer
The Human Jungle (1954) as Lynch
Danforth (Gary Merrill) is assigned to take over the police department in a section of a large city saddled with juvenile delinquency, petty crimes, graft and also a recent unsolved murder of a strip-tease dancer. Recognizing the laxity of the department he implements many changes and soon finds himself under fire by the newspapers, the attorney of a racket leader and the denizens of this human jungle. He calls this a cop's war that is the same as a soldier's war with the difference being that people hate cops. His cause isn't helped when a rookie policeman accidently kills an innocent bystander. And he has to protect police informer Mary Abbott (Jan Sterling) from Swados (Chuck Connors), a killer in the hire of the man behind the petty mobsters.
David Harum (1934) as Businessman
Rogers plays a small town banker in the 1890s whose chief rival is the deacon (Middleton) with whom he has traded horse flesh. Taylor is a bank teller who places a winning $4,500 bet on a 10-1 harness racing horse, making him Rogers' bank partner.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Kismet (1955) as Unit Manager
In this Arabian Nights musical, the "king of the beggars" infiltrates high society when his daughter is wooed by a handsome prince.
A Slight Case of Larceny (1953) as Unit Manager
A garage owner taps into his rivals' gas lines.
The Band Wagon (1953) as Unit Manager
A Broadway artiste turns a faded film star's comeback vehicle into an artsy flop.
Lili (1953) as Unit Production Manager
A French orphan gets a job with a carnival puppet show.
Holiday for Sinners (1952) as Production Manager
Three old friends reunite during Mardi Gras and try to forget their problems.
The Belle of New York (1952) as Unit Manager
A turn-of-the-century playboy courts a Salvation Army girl.
Royal Wedding (1951) as Production Manager
A brother-and-sister musical team find romance when they tour to London for Elizabeth II's wedding.
Summer Stock (1950) as Production Manager
A farmer gets sucked into show business when a theatrical troupe invades her farm.
The Barkleys of Broadway (1949) as Production Manager
A married musical team splits up so the wife can become a serious actress.
On the Town (1949) as Production Manager
Three sailors wreak havoc as they search for love during a whirlwind 24-hour leave in New York City.
Summer Holiday (1948) as Production Manager
Musical remake of Ah, Wilderness!, about a small-town boy's struggles with growing up.
A Date with Judy (1948) as Production Manager
A teenager thinks her father is involved with a fiery Latin singer.
Good News (1947) as Unit Manager
A football hero falls in love with his French tutor.
Music for Millions (1945) as Unit Manager
A pregnant musician awaits her husband's return from World War II.
Yolanda and the Thief (1945) as Unit Manager
A con man poses as a Latin American heiress'''' guardian angel.
Maisie Goes to Reno (1944) as Unit Manager
On a trip to Reno, a Brooklyn showgirl tries to stop a soldier and his wife from divorcing.
Song of Russia (1944) as Unit Manager
An American symphonic conductor trapped in Russia during World War II helps with the resistance.
Thousands Cheer (1944) as Unit Manager
An egotistical acrobat joins the Army and falls in love with his commander''''s daughter.

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