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Richard Whorf

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Also Known As: Died: December 14, 1966
Born: June 4, 1906 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Winthrop, Massachusetts, USA Profession: Director ...


Director (feature film)

The Groom Wore Spurs (1951) as Director
Champagne for Caesar (1950) as Director
What happens when the man who knows everything goes on a quiz show that doubles your cash prize every time a you answer a question correctly? Beauregard Bottomly is that man & what happens is you end up with 40 million dollars at stake.
Luxury Liner (1948) as Director
The daughter of a ship's captain becomes a sea-going cupid.
It Happened in Brooklyn (1947) as Director
A returning GI and his friends try to make it in the music business.
Love from a Stranger (1947) as Director
Cecily Harrington (Sylvia Sidney), struggling along on a small allowance, wins a fortune in a lottery. She decides to travel rather than marrying her fiance Nigel Lawrence (John Howard.) A stranger, Manuel Cortez (John Hodiak), comes to rent her flat and she falls in love with him, and they are married. For their honeymoon, they go to an isolated English college where she, unlike the audience, doesn't realize she has married a fortune-hunting Bluebeard with a few murdered wives in his past. The question is will she be able to repent in leisure her decision to marry in haste.
Till the Clouds Roll By (1947) as Director
True story of composer Jerome Kern's rise to the top on Broadway and in Hollywood.
The Sailor Takes a Wife (1946) as Director
A sailor gets more than he bargained for from a quickie marriage.
The Hidden Eye (1945) as Director
Blind detective Duncan Maclaine uses his other senses to piece together confusing clues behind a murder.
Blonde Fever (1945) as Director
A woman fights to save her husband from a sluttish waitress.

Cast (feature film)

Chain Lightning (1950) as Carl Troxell
A reckless jet pilot goes to work for a demanding aviation tycoon.
The Impostor (1944) as Lieutenant Vareene
The Cross of Lorraine (1944) as Fran├žois [Le Mair]
Allied POWs fight to survive torture and loss of faith.
Christmas Holiday (1944) as Simon Fenimore
Assignment in Brittany (1943) as [Jean] Kerenor
A French Resistance fighter discovers he''s a dead ringer for a Nazi official.
Keeper of the Flame (1942) as Clive Kerndon
A reporter digs into the secret life of a recently deceased political hero.
Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942) as Sam H. Harris
A musical portrait of composer/singer/dancer George M. Cohan. From his early days as a child-star in his family's vaudeville show up to the time of his comeback at which he received a medal from the president for his special contributions to the US, this is the life- story of George M. Cohan, who produced, directed, wrote and starred in his own musical shows for which he composed his famous songs.
Juke Girl (1942) as Danny Frazier
A migrant laborer becomes a champion of farm workers'' rights.
Blues in the Night (1941) as Jigger Pine
The members of a traveling jazz band try to keep their leader from drinking himself to death.
Midnight (1934) as Arthur Weldon
Jury foreman Edward Weldon's questioning leads to the death sentence for Ethel Saxon. His daughter Stella claims to have killed her lover, the gangster Garboni, just as Saxon was to sit in the electric chair.

Producer (feature film)

Shoot-Out at Medicine Bend (1957) as Producer
Army veterans are on a mission to find out who sold faulty ammunition to a cavalry troop.
Bombers B-52 (1957) as Producer
A hard-nosed Air Force sergeant tries to keep his daughter from dating a hotshot flyer.
The Burning Hills (1956) as Producer
A young cowboy and a Mexican girl run from a ruthless criminal.

Director (special)

Always April (1961) as Director
The adventures of April Fleming, a beautiful aspiring actress, and the daughter of a famous show business couple. In the pilot episode, broadcast as a segment of "The Ann Sothern Show, " Katy, the assistant manager of the Bartley House Hotel, reunites a runaway April with her parents.
Ivy League (1959) as Director
Bull Mitchell, a former Marine sergeant, enrolls in college to get the education that was denied him earlier in life. The would-be series was to depict his misadventures as he attempted to adjust to nonmilitary life. In the pilot episode, Bull seeks to discover who stole the school's cannon and pl

Director (short)

March On America! (1942)
This short film was aimed at boosting American morale during WWII by providing an overview of American history. Vitaphone Release 950-951A.

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