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Also Known As: Died: December 4, 1980
Born: March 11, 1887 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Director ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
A Distant Trumpet (1964) as Director
Donahue is a young, enthusiastic lieutenant sent in 1883 to a desolate Arizona fort which soon becomes a powder keg. A battle with the local Indians rages while Donahue is involved with both McBain and Pleshette. The latter is the lucky girl who hitches heart-throb Donahue.
2.
Marines, Let's Go! (1961) as Director
3.
Esther and the King (1960) as Director
A Persian king selects a new bride who helps defend him from his enemies.
4.
A Private's Affair (1959) as Director
5.
The Sheriff of Fractured Jaw (1959) as Director
A proper English gentleman, traveling in the American West, inadvertently stops an Indian attack on the stagecoach in which he is a passenger. When the stage gets to the nearest town, the raucous Fractured Jaw--which is being plagued by unruly cowbys, bandits and marauding Indians--the story spreads, and he is appointed sheriff.
6.
The Naked and the Dead (1958) as Director
A green lieutenant comes up against incompetent officers and a sadistic sergeant during World War II.
7.
Band of Angels (1957) as Director
A southern belle fights to survive slavery after learning her mother was black.
8.
The King and Four Queens (1956) as Director
When four outlaw brothers are killed, a con man tries to win the confidence of their widows.
9.
The Revolt of Mamie Stover (1956) as Director
10.
The Tall Men (1955) as Director
Two brothers, Ben and Clint, join a cattle drive from Texas to Montana. While heading for Texas they save Nella from the Indians, and she decides to ride with them. Ben and Nella start to get romantic, but Ben isn't ambitious enough for her, and she soon meets up with the boss of the cattle drive. Will she make the right choice, and, more impotantly, will the cattle make it to Montana !
11.
Battle Cry (1955) as Director
A group of Marines eagerly await deployment during World War II.
12.
Saskatchewan (1954) as Director
O'Rourke and his Cree half brother Cajou are returning from a northern Canadian trapping trip when they encoutner a burned wagon train and sole surivor Grace. Naive Mountie commander Benton believes it to be a Cree attack. The Sioux from across the border are trying to force the Cree into being allies in their struggle with the U.S. seventh cavalry. O'Rourke must mutiny to save the men. He must also aid Grace, in whom Marshal Smith has both official and unprovoked amorous interests.
13.
A Lion Is in the Streets (1953) as Director
A peddler from the bayou becomes a major force in local politics.
14.
The Lawless Breed (1953) as Director
Released from jail, John Wesley Hardin leaves an account of his life with the local newspaper. It tells of his overly religious father, his resulting life of cards and guns, and his love for his step-sister replaced on her death during a gun fight with that for dance-hall girl Rosie.
15.
Sea Devils (1953) as Director
A fisherman-turned-smuggler agrees to transport a beautiful British agent to the French coast.
16.
Gun Fury (1953) as Director
A cowboy trails the outlaws who kidnapped his fiancee during a stagecoach robbery.
17.
Blackbeard, the Pirate (1952) as Director
A kidnapped beauty gets caught between feuding pirates.
18.
The World in His Arms (1952) as Director
Roistering sea captain Jonathan Clark, who poaches seal pelts from Russian Alaska, meets and woos Russian countess Marina in 1850 San Francisco. Events separate them, but after an exciting sea race to the Pribilof Islands they meet again; now, both are in danger from the schemes of villainous Prince Semyon.
19.
Glory Alley (1952) as Director
A boxer's drinking problem threatens his career and his love life.
20.
Along the Great Divide (1951) as Director
A U.S. Marshall tries to get a rustler to trial before a vengeful rancher can kill him.
21.
Captain Horatio Hornblower (1951) as Director
The famed 19th century hero defeats enemy fleets and courts an admiral's widow.
22.
On Moonlight Bay (1951) as Fill-in dir
A small-town tomboy falls for the boy-next-door in the years before World War I.
23.
Distant Drums (1951) as Director
Soldiers fight through the Everglades to return home after destroying a Seminole fort.
24.
Colorado Territory (1949) as Director
An outlaw just released from prison is sucked back into a life of crime in this remake of High Sierra.
25.
One Sunday Afternoon (1949) as Director
A dentist in turn-of-the-century New York thinks he may have married the wrong girl.
26.
White Heat (1949) as Director
A government agent infiltrates a gang run by a mother-fixated psychotic.
27.
Silver River (1948) as Director
A ruthless gambler's rise to power is cut short by character flaws.
28.
Fighter Squadron (1948) as Director
A dedicated flyer pushes himself and those around him during a perilous World War II campaign.
29.
Pursued (1947) as Director
30.
Cheyenne (1947) as Director
A gambler falls for the wife of the outlaw he's out to catch.
31.
The Man I Love (1947) as Director
A night-club singer gets involved with a mobster.
32.
Salty O'Rourke (1945) as Director
Salty owes money to Doc Baxter; he and his pal Smitty have one month to pay up. They get a race horse and a disbarred jockey, Johnny Cates, who must fake his identity to race. Johnny and Salty both fall in love with Barbara Brooks and, to get even, Johnny considers throwing the horserace.
33.
The Horn Blows at Midnight (1945) as Director
An angel is sent to destroy the earth with a trumpet blast.
34.
Objective, Burma! (1945) as Director
An American platoon parachutes into Burma to take out a strategic Japanese outpost.
35.
Uncertain Glory (1944) as Director
A French playboy gets serious when his country is threatened during World War II.
36.
Background to Danger (1943) as Director
An American gets caught up in wartime action in Turkey.
37.
Northern Pursuit (1943) as Director
A Mountie tracks a downed Nazi flyer through the Canadian wilderness.
38.
Gentleman Jim (1942) as Director
Fanciful biography of 19th-century boxing champion Jim Corbett.
39.
Desperate Journey (1942) as Director
American pilots stranded in Germany during World War II fight their way to freedom.
40.
They Died with Their Boots On (1942) as Director
Romanticized biography of General George Armstrong Custer and his last stand.
41.
High Sierra (1941) as Director
An aging ex-con sets out to pull one more big heist.
42.
The Strawberry Blonde (1941) as Director
A man's infatuation with a gold-digging beauty continues after his marriage.
43.
Manpower (1941) as Director
Power linemen feud over the love of a sultry nightclub singer.
44.
Dark Command (1940) as Director
A Western sheriff takes on a Civil War renegade.
45.
They Drive by Night (1940) as Director
Truck driving brothers are framed for murder by a lady psycho.
46.
The Roaring Twenties (1939) as Director
Three WWI Army buddies get mixed up with the mob in peacetime.
47.
Saint Louis Blues (1939) as Director
48.
College Swing (1938) as Director
In 1738, a pact is drawn up between the Alden family and a highly respected Colonial college: If any female member of the family can pass her college exams within a 200-year period, ownership of the institution will be turned over to her. Two hundred years later in 1938, the last of the Alden girls,
49.
Hitting a New High (1937) as Director
A crackpot press agent tries to pass off an aspiring opera singer as a jungle girl.
50.
Artists and Models (1937) as Director
An ad man gets his model girlfriend to pose as a debutante for a new campaign.
51.
You're in the Army Now (1937) as Director
An American gangster joins the British Army to evade the police.
52.
When Thief Meets Thief (1937) as Director
53.
Big Brown Eyes (1936) as Director
A reporter and a detective team up to expose a ring of jewel thieves.
54.
Klondike Annie (1936) as Director
Rose Carlton is the kept woman of Chan Lo, who takes her from walking the streets to pacing the floors of her high rent apartment. Rose ends up killing Chan and boards a ship where burly sea captain Bull Brackett takes a shine to her. When he finds out she killed Chan, he blackmails her into coming
55.
Spendthrift (1936) as Director
56.
Baby Face Harrington (1935) as Director
A milquetoast has to fight off cops and gangsters when he's mistaken for a criminal.
57.
Every Night at Eight (1935) as Director
Three young girls working in an agency have build a singing trio. They want to 'lease' the dictaphone of their boss to make a record of their singin, but they are caught and fired. When they are not able to pay their rent any longer, they decide to try it on an amateur contest at a radio station. Due to lack of food Susan Moore becomes unconscious and the contest is won by a big band. But this big band offers them a job withe them at the radio station, they accept but after a while they again start to reach out for higher things and leave the big band.
58.
Under Pressure (1935) as Director
59.
Sailor's Luck (1933) as Director
U.S. sailor Jimmy Harrigan, on shore leave in San Pedro, meets and falls for Sally Brent She promises to wait for him when he ships out to San Francisco, but Jimmy becomes jealous and tells her off when he learns Sally has entered a marathon dance contest sponsored by a lecherous snake named Baron Portola. Along with several of his Navy pals, Jimmy goes to the ballroom the night of the dance marathon, to try to change Sally's mind and win her back.
60.
Going Hollywood (1933) as Director
A girl poses as a French maid to catch a singing star.
61.
The Bowery (1933) as Director
"In the Gay Nineties New York had grown up into bustles and balloon Sleeves ... but The Bowery had grown younger, louder and more rowdy until it was known as the 'Livest Mile on the face of the globe' ... the cradle of men who were later to be famous." The scene opens in a saloon named "Nigger Joe's" ...
62.
Me and My Gal (1932) as Director
A New York cop falls in love with a waterfront waitress whose sister falls for a gangster.
63.
Wild Girl (1932) as Director
64.
Women of All Nations (1931) as Director
Marines Flagg and Quirt fought together in WWI and Panama. After some time in New York they go to Sweden and compete for the love of Else. Next they go to Nicaragua and help earthquake victims. Then to Egypt where Else is now in Prince Hassan's harem.
65.
The Spy (1931) as Addl dir
66.
The Man Who Came Back (1931) as Director
67.
The Yellow Ticket (1931) as Director
A young Russian girl is forced into a life of prostitution in Czarist Russia, and she and a British journalist find their lives endangered when she reveals to him information regarding the social crimes rampant in her country.
68.
The Big Trail (1930) as Director
A young mountaineer leads hundreds of settlers on a difficult journey from the Mississippi River to California.
69.
Hot for Paris (1929) as Director
70.
In Old Arizona (1929) as Director
The Cisco Kid's faithless lover plots to turn the bandit in for the reward.
71.
The Cock-Eyed World (1929) as Director
72.
Me, Gangster (1928) as Director
73.
Sadie Thompson (1928) as Director
A South Seas prostitute runs afoul of a fire-and-brimstone preacher.
74.
The Red Dance (1928) as Director
75.
What Price Glory (1927) as Director
Friendly rivals help each other cope with the horrors of World War I.
76.
The Monkey Talks (1927) as Director
77.
Loves of Carmen (1927) as Director
78.
The Wanderer (1926) as Director
79.
The Lady of the Harem (1926) as Director
80.
The Lucky Lady (1926) as Director
81.
The Spaniard (1925) as Director
82.
East of Suez (1925) as Director
83.
The Thief of Bagdad (1924) as Director
An Arabian thief sets out on a magical adventure to win a beautiful princess.
85.
Kindred of the Dust (1922) as Director
86.
Serenade (1921) as Director
87.
The Oath (1921) as Director
Hugh Coleman, a poor young man, secretly marries Minna Hart, the daughter of a wealthy banker. Hugh attempts to break the news to Minna's father gently by appearing to ask permission to marry her, but before the truth is revealed, the father staunchly forbids the marriage of his Jewish daughter to a Gentile of no means. When Minna's father is murdered, Hugh becomes the prime suspect.
88.
From Now on (1920) as Director
89.
The Strongest (1920) as Director
90.
The Deep Purple (1920) as Director
91.
Evangeline (1919) as Director
In the Canadian province of Acadia, young Evangeline is betrothed to Gabriel. But before their wedding can take place, the British imprison the men and send them into exile with their lands forfeit to the Crown Evangeline follows the exiled men in hopes of finding her beloved, but even after he and the other Acadians are released in Louisiana, she cannot find him, always arriving at some locale just after he has departed. But she dedicates her life to searching the continent for the man she loves.
92.
Should a Husband Forgive? (1919) as Director
93.
Every Mother's Son (1918) as Director
94.
Woman and the Law (1918) as Director
95.
The Prussian Cur (1918) as Director
96.
On the Jump (1918) as Director
97.
I'll Say So (1918) as Director
98.
This Is the Life (1917) as Director
99.
The Honor System (1917) as Director
100.
The Innocent Sinner (1917) as Director
101.
The Conqueror (1917) as Director
102.
Betrayed (1917) as Director
103.
The Pride of New York (1917) as Director
104.
The Silent Lie (1917) as Director
105.
The Serpent (1916) as Director
Peasant girl Vania is assaulted by a duke who murders her lover and sends her away to London. There she becomes a famous actress. The Duke, seeing her perform but not recognizing her, hears that his son is wounded. "If anything should happen to my boy, I think it would kill me." That's all the motivation Vania needs to go to the front, find the one-armed paralyzed boy and marry him. Next she arranges to make love to his father just as the boy enters the room, causing the young man to blow out his brains.
106.
Blue Blood and Red (1916) as Director
107.
The Greaser (1915)
108.
Carmen (1915) as Director
109.
Regeneration (1915) as Director
In this silent film, a battered youth turns to crime until he falls for a female philanthropist.
110.
The Bowery (1914)
112.

Cast (feature film)

113.
75 Years of Cinema Museum (1972) as Himself
The work of revered film preservationist Henri Langois, who is largely responsible for saving France's film heritage, is chronicled in this documentary. Langois and Georges Franju formed the Cinémathèque Française in 1936, and because of his work, French cinema survived World War II. When the Minist
114.
It's a Great Feeling (1949) as Himself
When nobody at Warner Bros. will work with him, movie star Jack Carson decides to turn an unknown into his co-star.
115.
Sadie Thompson (1928) as Sgt. Tim O'Hara
A South Seas prostitute runs afoul of a fire-and-brimstone preacher.
116.
The Outlaw's Revenge (1915) as The outlaw
117.
The Birth of a Nation (1915) as John Wilkes Booth
In this silent film, families from the North and the South fight to survive the Civil War and its aftermath.
119.
The Dishonored Medal (1914) as Adopted Son

Writer (feature film)

120.
Marines, Let's Go! (1961) as Screenwriter
121.
Esther and the King (1960) as Screenwriter
A Persian king selects a new bride who helps defend him from his enemies.
122.
Spendthrift (1936) as Screenwriter
123.
Big Brown Eyes (1936) as Screenwriter
A reporter and a detective team up to expose a ring of jewel thieves.
124.
The Cock-Eyed World (1929) as Scen
125.
Hot for Paris (1929) as Story
126.
Sadie Thompson (1928) as Writer
A South Seas prostitute runs afoul of a fire-and-brimstone preacher.
127.
Me, Gangster (1928) as Scen
128.
The Strongest (1920) as Scen
129.
From Now on (1920) as Scen
130.
131.
Evangeline (1919) as Scen
In the Canadian province of Acadia, young Evangeline is betrothed to Gabriel. But before their wedding can take place, the British imprison the men and send them into exile with their lands forfeit to the Crown Evangeline follows the exiled men in hopes of finding her beloved, but even after he and the other Acadians are released in Louisiana, she cannot find him, always arriving at some locale just after he has departed. But she dedicates her life to searching the continent for the man she loves.
132.
133.
Woman and the Law (1918) as Scen
134.
The Prussian Cur (1918) as Story and scen
135.
Every Mother's Son (1918) as Story
136.
On the Jump (1918) as Story
137.
The Innocent Sinner (1917) as Scen
138.
This Is the Life (1917) as Scen
139.
The Honor System (1917) as Scen
140.
The Pride of New York (1917) as Scen
141.
Betrayed (1917) as Scen
142.
The Conqueror (1917) as Scen
143.
This Is the Life (1917) as Story
144.
Blue Blood and Red (1916) as Scen
145.
The Serpent (1916) as Scen
Peasant girl Vania is assaulted by a duke who murders her lover and sends her away to London. There she becomes a famous actress. The Duke, seeing her perform but not recognizing her, hears that his son is wounded. "If anything should happen to my boy, I think it would kill me." That's all the motivation Vania needs to go to the front, find the one-armed paralyzed boy and marry him. Next she arranges to make love to his father just as the boy enters the room, causing the young man to blow out his brains.
146.
Carmen (1915) as Scen
147.
Regeneration (1915) as Adaptation
In this silent film, a battered youth turns to crime until he falls for a female philanthropist.

Producer (feature film)

148.
Marines, Let's Go! (1961) as Producer
149.
Esther and the King (1960) as Producer
A Persian king selects a new bride who helps defend him from his enemies.
150.
Battle Cry (1955) as Producer
A group of Marines eagerly await deployment during World War II.
151.
Del infierno al cielo (1931) as Producer
152.
The Big Trail (1930) as Producer
A young mountaineer leads hundreds of settlers on a difficult journey from the Mississippi River to California.
153.
Kindred of the Dust (1922) as Presented By
154.
Serenade (1921) as Presented By
155.
Headin' Home (1920) as Supervisor
In this silent film, a small-town boy fights to become a major-league baseball star.
156.
The Deep Purple (1920) as Producer
157.
Pillars of Society (1916) as Producer

Music (feature film)

158.
Saint Louis Blues (1939) as Composer

Production Companies (feature film)

159.
The Lawless Breed (1953) as Company
Released from jail, John Wesley Hardin leaves an account of his life with the local newspaper. It tells of his overly religious father, his resulting life of cards and guns, and his love for his step-sister replaced on her death during a gun fight with that for dance-hall girl Rosie.
160.
Sailor's Luck (1933) as Company
U.S. sailor Jimmy Harrigan, on shore leave in San Pedro, meets and falls for Sally Brent She promises to wait for him when he ships out to San Francisco, but Jimmy becomes jealous and tells her off when he learns Sally has entered a marathon dance contest sponsored by a lecherous snake named Baron Portola. Along with several of his Navy pals, Jimmy goes to the ballroom the night of the dance marathon, to try to change Sally's mind and win her back.
161.
Me and My Gal (1932) as Company
A New York cop falls in love with a waterfront waitress whose sister falls for a gangster.
162.
Die grosse Fährte (1931) as Company
163.
La gran jornada (1931) as Company
164.
Il grande sentiero (1931) as Company
165.
The Big Trail (1930) as Company
A young mountaineer leads hundreds of settlers on a difficult journey from the Mississippi River to California.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

166.
Black Rainbow (1989)
A reporter begins investigating a traveling clairvoyant after she accurately foretells the circumstances of a violent murder.
167.
Black Rainbow (1989)
A reporter begins investigating a traveling clairvoyant after she accurately foretells the circumstances of a violent murder.
168.
Earth Girls Are Easy (1988)
Aliens meet Valley girls.
169.
Earth Girls Are Easy (1988)
Aliens meet Valley girls.
170.
Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (1982)
A private eye interacts with classic film noir characters to help a beautiful woman.
171.
Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (1982)
A private eye interacts with classic film noir characters to help a beautiful woman.
172.
Hearts and Minds (1975)
Filmmakers capture conflicting attitudes toward the Vietnam War.
173.
Hearts and Minds (1975)
Filmmakers capture conflicting attitudes toward the Vietnam War.

Cast (special)

174.
The Men Who Made the Movies: Raoul Walsh (1973)
Film clips and an exclusive interview capture the career of the director who helped shape the Western and gangster film.

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