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Also Known As: Died: February 5, 1943
Born: March 21, 1890 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: San Diego, California, USA Profession: Director ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Cairo (1942) as Director
A war correspondent in Egypt thinks a screen star on tour is a spy.
2.
I Married an Angel (1942) as Director
A playboy drops his many girlfriends when he falls in love with a grounded angel.
3.
Rage in Heaven (1941) as Director
A jealous man plots to fake his death and incriminate his wife's suspected lover.
4.
New Moon (1940) as Director
A revolutionary leader romances a French aristocrat in Louisiana.
5.
I Love You Again (1940) as Director
A solid married man discovers he's forgotten a past existence as a con artist.
6.
Bitter Sweet (1940) as Director
A voice teacher and his star pupil run away together to a life of love and poverty.
7.
I Take This Woman (1940) as Director
A tenement doctor's marriage to a European refugee threatens his practice.
8.
It's a Wonderful World (1939) as Director
A runaway poetess helps a fugitive prove himself innocent of murder charges.
9.
Andy Hardy Gets Spring Fever (1939) as Director
A teenage boy falls in love with his drama teacher.
10.
Stand Up and Fight (1939) as Director
A southern aristocrat clashes with a driver transporting stolen slaves to freedom.
11.
Another Thin Man (1939) as Director
Not even the joys of parenthood can stop married sleuths Nick and Nora Charles from investigating a murder on a Long Island estate.
12.
Sweethearts (1938) as Director
Bickering husband-and-wife stage stars are manipulated into a break-up for publicity purposes.
13.
Marie Antoinette (1938) as Director
Lavish biography of the French queen who "let them eat cake."
14.
The Prisoner of Zenda (1937) as Dir of fencing seq
An Englishman who resembles the king of a small European nation gets mixed up in palace intrigue when his look-alike is kidnapped.
15.
Personal Property (1937) as Director
The bailiff charged with disposing of a financially strapped widow's estate pretends to be her butler.
16.
They Gave Him a Gun (1937) as Director
With no other prospects, a World War I veteran turns to crime.
17.
Rosalie (1937) as Director
A West Point cadet falls for a European princess.
18.
After the Thin Man (1936) as Director
Married sleuths Nick and Nora Charles try to clear Nora''''s cousin of a murder charge.
19.
His Brother's Wife (1936) as Director
A man helps his brother skip town, then steals his girlfriend.
20.
San Francisco (1936) as Director
A beautiful singer and a battling priest try to reform a Barbary Coast saloon owner in the days before the big earthquake.
21.
The Devil Is a Sissy (1936) as Director
A British boy in New York tries to join a tenement gang.
22.
Love on the Run (1936) as Director
Rival newsmen get mixed up with a runaway heiress and a ring of spies.
23.
Rose-Marie (1936) as Director
An opera singer goes undercover in the Canadian wilderness to hunt for her criminal brother.
24.
Naughty Marietta (1935) as Director
A French princess in Colonial America gets involved with an Indian scout.
25.
Broadway Melody of 1936 (1935) as Addl scene dir
A Broadway columnist tries to use an innocent dancer to frame a producer.
26.
I Live My Life (1935) as Director
A flighty society girl tries to make a go of her marriage to an archaeologist.
27.
Laughing Boy (1934) as Director
A young Navajo defies tribal custom to marry an outcast.
28.
Forsaking All Others (1934) as Director
A woman pursues the wrong man for almost twenty years.
29.
Eskimo (1934) as Director
An Eskimo family fights to survive harsh conditions in the frozen North.
30.
Hide-Out (1934) as Director
Farmers take in an injured racketeer and try to reform him.
31.
Manhattan Melodrama (1934) as Director
Boyhood friends grow up on opposite sides of the law.
32.
The Thin Man (1934) as Director
A husband-and-wife detective team takes on the search for a missing inventor and almost get killed for their efforts.
33.
Penthouse (1933) as Director
The mob frames a lawyer for murder, so he enlists a call girl's help in finding the real killer.
34.
The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933) as Director
A boxing champion falls for a gangster''''s moll.
35.
Tarzan, the Ape Man (1932) as Director
A British lord raised by apes kidnaps a beautiful noblewoman exploring Africa with her father.
36.
Night Court (1932) as Director
A corrupt judge attacks a reformer's family.
37.
Never the Twain Shall Meet (1931) as Director
A young lawyer's society romance suffers when he's appointed guardian of a South Seas beauty.
38.
Guilty Hands (1931) as Director
A district attorney tries to frame an innocent girl for the murder he committed.
39.
The Cuban Love Song (1931) as Director
An ex-marine returns to Cuba to find the child he fathered on leave.
40.
Trader Horn (1931) as Director
An African trader and a white jungle goddess join forces against a hostile tribe.
41.
The Pagan (1929) as Director
A South Seas native falls for a white woman.
42.
Under the Black Eagle (1928) as Director
43.
Wyoming (1928) as Director
44.
White Shadows in the South Seas (1928) as Director
An alcoholic doctor runs off to Tahiti, where he finds love with a native girl.
45.
Eyes of the Totem (1927) as Director
46.
The Heart of the Yukon (1927) as Director
47.
California (1927) as Director
48.
Foreign Devils (1927) as Director
An American officer finds love in the midst of a Chinese revolution.
49.
Spoilers of the West (1927) as Director
50.
Winners of the Wilderness (1927) as Director
Able wilderness fighter Colonel O'Hara loves Rene, daughter of the commander of the French forces during the French and Indian War. The Indians, under Pontiac, kidnap Rene. O'Hara hopes to rescue and wed her.
51.
War Paint (1926) as Director
52.
Barriers Burned Away (1925) as Director
53.
The Desert's Price (1925) as Director
54.
The Battling Fool (1924) as Director
55.
Loving Lies (1924) as Director
56.
The Beautiful Sinner (1924) as Director
57.
The Destroying Angel (1923) as Director
58.
The Miracle Makers (1923) as Director
59.
The Little Girl Next Door (1923) as Director
60.
White Eagle (1922) as Director
61.
The Boss of Camp 4 (1922) as Director
62.
According to Hoyle (1922) as Director
63.
Forget-Me-Not (1922) as Director
64.
Double Adventure (1921) as Director
65.
Avenging Arrow, The (1921) as Director
66.
Hawk's Trail, The (1920) as Director
67.
Daredevil Jack (1920) as Director
68.
The Lady of the Dug-Out (1918) as Director
69.
The Range Boss (1917) as Director
70.
Gift O' Gab (1917) as Director
71.
Open Places (1917) as Director
72.
Sadie Goes to Heaven (1917) as Director
73.
On Trial (1917) as Assistant Director
74.
The Land of Long Shadows (1917) as Director
75.
Lost and Won (1917) as Assistant Director
76.
Men of the Desert (1917) as Director
77.
The Lash (1916) as Assistant Director
78.
Intolerance (1916) as Assistant Director
In this silent film, four stories from different eras intertwine to depict man's inhumanity to man.
79.
Unprotected (1916) as Assistant Director
80.
Oliver Twist (1916) as Assistant Director
Oliver Twist, a boy born in the poorhouse, lives on the streets. He meets a young thief called the Artful Dodger who introduces him to Fagin - leader and teacher of a gang of youthful pickpockets. Oliver, however grateful for being taken in, is not a thief and cannot live like one. Ultimately he finds decent people who help to bring him into his own.

Cast (feature film)

81.
Eskimo (1934) as Inspector White
An Eskimo family fights to survive harsh conditions in the frozen North.
82.
Oliver Twist (1916) as Charles Dickens
Oliver Twist, a boy born in the poorhouse, lives on the streets. He meets a young thief called the Artful Dodger who introduces him to Fagin - leader and teacher of a gang of youthful pickpockets. Oliver, however grateful for being taken in, is not a thief and cannot live like one. Ultimately he finds decent people who help to bring him into his own.

Writer (feature film)

83.
Riders of the Dark (1928) as Story
A lieutenant from the U. S. Cavalry is assigned to bring law and order to a frontier town ruled by a gang of cattle rustlers.
84.
Wyoming (1928) as Writer
85.
Riders of the Dark (1928) as Cont
A lieutenant from the U. S. Cavalry is assigned to bring law and order to a frontier town ruled by a gang of cattle rustlers.
86.
The Heart of the Yukon (1927) as Writer
87.
The Forbidden Room (1919) as Story
88.
The Lady of the Dug-Out (1918) as Scen
89.
90.
Open Places (1917) as Scen
91.
Men of the Desert (1917) as Scen
92.
The Range Boss (1917) as Scen

Production Companies (feature film)

93.
The Devil Is a Sissy (1936) as Company
A British boy in New York tries to join a tenement gang.
94.
San Francisco (1936) as Company
A beautiful singer and a battling priest try to reform a Barbary Coast saloon owner in the days before the big earthquake.
95.
His Brother's Wife (1936) as Company
A man helps his brother skip town, then steals his girlfriend.
96.
Love on the Run (1936) as Company
Rival newsmen get mixed up with a runaway heiress and a ring of spies.
97.
I Live My Life (1935) as Company
A flighty society girl tries to make a go of her marriage to an archaeologist.
98.
Forsaking All Others (1934) as Company
A woman pursues the wrong man for almost twenty years.
99.
Eskimo (1934) as Company
An Eskimo family fights to survive harsh conditions in the frozen North.
100.
Hide-Out (1934) as Company
Farmers take in an injured racketeer and try to reform him.
101.
Laughing Boy (1934) as Company
A young Navajo defies tribal custom to marry an outcast.
102.
The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933) as Company
A boxing champion falls for a gangster''''s moll.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

103.
Liberte (1989)
Compilation documentary on how the French Revolution has been recorded on film.
104.
Liberte (1989)
Compilation documentary on how the French Revolution has been recorded on film.

Cast (short)

105.
The Miracle of Sound (1940)
This short film provides a behind-the-scenes look at how sound is produced for films.
106.
Another Romance of Celluloid (1938)
This short film provides a look at the movie making process and a tour of various studio stages.

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