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Also Known As: Died: May 22, 1961
Born: November 7, 1892 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA Profession: Director ...
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Director (feature film)

1.
Jiggs and Maggie in Court (1948) as Director
2.
Jiggs and Maggie in Society (1947) as Director
3.
Bringing Up Father (1946) as Director
4.
See My Lawyer (1945) as Director
5.
Penthouse Rhythm (1945) as Director
6.
Night Club Girl (1945) as Director
7.
Hat Check Honey (1944) as Director
8.
Swingtime Johnny (1944) as Director
The Andrews Sisters take a hiatus from show business to aid the war effort. They take on jobs at a pipe-organ plant now making artillery shells. But they still find time for plenty of singing and dancing.
9.
Ghost Catchers (1944) as Director
10.
Moonlight and Cactus (1944) as Director
11.
Since You Went Away (1944) as Dir of comedy seq
A mother and wife struggle to cope while her husband is off serving in World War II.
12.
Slightly Terrific (1944) as Director
13.
He's My Guy (1943) as Director
Vaudeville performers Van Moore (Dick Foran) and Terry Allen (Irene Hervey) split up after a quarrel. Terry moves in with Madge Donovan (Joan Davis), a dancing comedienne friend. She gets a job as secretary to Kirk (Donald Douglas), personnel manager of a defense plant, and conceives the idea of staging a talent show from among the workers. She sends for Van to help her stage the show but he arrives and finds her with Kirk and they break up again. When the show goes on, Kirk takes bows for its success. When it comes Terry's turn to sing, she is terrified without Van. But when she hears her accompaniment, she knows it is Van playing it, and walks out on the stage to find him at the piano. Madge tells the plant president (Samuel S.Hinds) that Van, not Kirk, really produced the show and he announces that Van and Terry are now co-directors of the entertainment for all the company's plants.
14.
It Ain't Hay (1943) as 2nd Unit Director
15.
Crazy House (1943) as Director
16.
Give Out, Sisters (1942) as Director
17.
What's Cookin'? (1942) as Director
J. P. Courtney wants to update the music on the radio program he sponsors, but his wife, Agatha Courtney, is the final authority and addicted to the classics and won't allow him to replace Professor Bistell and his symphonic orchestra. Conspiring with his daughter Sue and her friends, Marvo the Great, the Andrews Sisters, Anne Payne and bandleader Woody Herman, they devise a sabotage plot that gets rid of Professor Bistell, and a new sound is soon heard on the program.
18.
Private Snuffy Smith (1942) as Director
Snuffy Smith (Bud Duncan), moonshining hillbilly, grows tired of dodging revenue agents, headed by Cooper (Edgar Kennedy), and decides to take the army up on their offer of free clothes, food and $21.00 a month. Once enlisted, he finds that revenue agent Cooper is his sergeant. Don (Jimmie Dodd), a hillbilly soldier friend of Snuffy, has invented a range finder, but it is stolen by some fifth columnists and hidden in Snuffy's bag. Snuffy decides he has all the army discipline he cares for and heads back to Smokey Mountain, followed closely by the enemy agents.
19.
Private Buckaroo (1942) as Director
20.
Behind the Eight Ball (1942) as Director
21.
Hellzapoppin' (1941) as Dir of addl comedy and mus seq
Ole and Chick are making a movie, but th edirector is not satisfied. So he brings them to a young writer, who outlines them a absurd story They have to support Jeff and Kitty in setting up an musical revue in their garden and want to bring it up on Broadway. If Jeff is sucessful he can marry Kitty. But there is his rich friend Woody, who also loves Kitty, Chick's sister Betty, who's in love with a false Russian count, and Detective Quimby. They all make the thing very complicated for Ole and Chick. After some mistakes they think, that Kitty isn't the right girl for Jeff they start sabotating the show, but the Broadway producer is impressed and signs the contract. That's the story the writer tells them. For this he's soot by the director.
22.
Never Give a Sucker an Even Break (1941) as Director
A filmmaker tries to sell a script about con artists taking on the Russian millionaires of Mexico.
23.
Hello Sucker (1941) as Director
24.
Cracked Nuts (1941) as Director
A young man in a small town wins $5000 in a radio contest. He goes to New York City to propose to his girlfriend, but gets mixed up with a crooked attorney and two con men who are trying to sell a fake "robot."
25.
Meet the Chump (1941) as Director
26.
My Little Chickadee (1940) as Director
A small-town seductress'''' romance with a masked bandit goes on hold when she''''s forced to marry a con artist.
27.
The Bank Dick (1940) as Director
When he foils two robberies in one day, the town drunkard is hired to guard the local bank.
28.
The Villain Still Pursued Her (1940) as Director
29.
You Can't Cheat an Honest Man (1939) as 2nd Unit Director
A circus manager tries to break up his daughter''''s romance with a ventriloquist.
30.
Breaking the Ice (1938) as Director
31.
32.
Go Chase Yourself (1938) as Director
A bank teller gets mixed up with crooks.
33.
Hawaii Calls (1938) as Director
After being nabbed while trying to stow away on board an ocean liner en route to Hawaii, young Bobby Breen sings for his travel fare and, along with sidekick Pua, turns detective to recover stolen naval documents from crooks
34.
On Again--Off Again (1937) as Director
Squabbling business partners settle their differences in a wrestling match, with the loser becoming the winner''''s slave.
35.
High Flyers (1937) as Director
Two men pose as flyers and get mixed up with jewel smugglers.
36.
Forty Naughty Girls (1937) as Director
A schoolteacher turns detective to solve a theatrical murder.
37.
F-Man (1936) as Director
38.
When a Man's a Man (1935) as Director
39.
The Cowboy Millionaire (1935) as Director
40.
It's a Great Life! (1935) as Director
41.
Fighting to Live (1934) as Director
When attacked by two dogs, Joe Gilmore leaves them on the desert to die. Later one of the dogs saves John Blake from drowning. Men arrive claiming the dog is killing their chickens. They want to kill the dog but John convinces them the dog's fate should be determined by a trial.
42.
The Dude Ranger (1934) as Director
43.
Peck's Bad Boy (1934) as Director
Young boy Bill Peck adores his father and tries to be good, but the arrival of Bill's cousin Horace upsets Bill's plans. Horace's brattish ways result in Bill rather than Horace getting in trouble.
44.
Parole Girl (1933) as Director
A wrongly convicted woman tries to make amends after getting out of prison.
45.
So This Is Africa (1933) as Director
Bert Wheeler and Robert Woolsey play a couple of broke, hungry vaudevillians who are holed up in a hotel room with a few (tame) lions. They are hired by a movie producer who wishes to send them and their lions to Africa with a great naturalist, in order to make a jungle picture. An earlier expedition by this same naturalist was a failure, because she is afraid of animals. They all head to Africa and the lions are not mentioned again. Once in the jungle they have to fend off the amorous advances of the naturalist, of a vine-swinging native girl, and of a gorilla. They then run into the fearsome Amazon tribe, made up entirely of nubile females. Eventually they disguise themselves as Amazons to avoid being "loved to death." But these disguises lead to further difficulties when the all-male tribe of Tarzans show up for their annual mating ritual with the Amazons.
46.
Million Dollar Legs (1932) as Director
The government officials of Klopstokia, where everyone has outstanding athletic abilities, decide to enter their country in the Olympic Games.
47.
The Naughty Flirt (1931) as Director
A flighty heiress goes to work as a secretary to win the straitlaced man she loves.
48.
The Girl Habit (1931) as Director
49.
Cracked Nuts (1931) as Director
Friendly idiots become rivals in a mythical kingdom''s revolution.
50.
Leathernecking (1930) as Director
51.
Hook, Line and Sinker (1930) as Director
Two insurance men try to help a runaway heiress run a hotel.
52.
Sweet Mama (1930) as Director
53.
In the Next Room (1930) as Director
54.
The Widow From Chicago (1930) as Director
A woman infiltrates a criminal mob to avenge her brother''''s death.
55.
Broadway Fever (1929) as Director
56.
The Forward Pass (1929) as Director
57.
His Lucky Day (1929) as Director
58.
Love at Fist Sight (1928) as Director
59.
The Crash (1928) as Director
60.
Hold That Pose (1928) as Director
61.
Vamping Venus (1928) as Director
62.
The Head Man (1928) as Director
63.
64.
Soft Cushions (1927) as Director
65.
Girl From Everywhere, The (1927) as Director
66.
Jolly Jilter, The (1927) as Director
67.
Let It Rain (1927) as Director
68.
Spanking Breezes (1926) as Director
69.
Love Sundae, A (1926) as Director
70.
Smith's Baby (1926) as Director
71.
When a Man's a Prince (1926) as Director
72.
Gooseland (1926) as Director
73.
Blonde's Revenge, A (1926) as Director
74.
Ghost of Folly, The (1926) as Director
75.
Flirty Four-Flushers (1926) as Director
76.
Puppy Lovetime (1926) as Director
77.
Dangerous Curves Behind (1925) as Director
78.
The Rag Man (1925) as Director
In this silent film, a runaway orphan helps a junk dealer make his fortune.
79.
Old Clothes (1925) as Director
Timothy and Max are partners in the junk business. They take poor young Mary in as a boarder. Mary gets a job in Nathan's office and falls in love with him, but his mother feels she is beneath Nathan. Nathan faces disaster unless he can corner a particular stock, with which Timothy and Max's room happens to be entirely papered.
80.
Bashful Jim (1925) as Director
81.
Tee For Two (1925) as Director
82.
Little Robinson Crusoe (1924) as Director
83.
Along Came Ruth (1924) as Director
84.
Good Bad Boy (1924) as Director
85.
When a Man's a Man (1924) as Director
86.
Captain January (1924) as Director
A lighthouse keeper raises a child he found in a ship''''s wreckage.
87.
Three Ages (1923) as Director
Men in three different ages each face off against a burly villain for love of a woman.
88.
The Balloonatic (1923) as Director
A zany couple endures outdoor hardships trying to prove their survival skills to each other.
89.
Circus Days (1923) as Director
90.
The Meanest Man in the World (1923) as Director
91.
Cops (1922) as Director
In this silent film, a misunderstanding sends an entire city police force after a young man.
92.
Playhouse, The (1921) as Director
93.
Cupid's Day Off (1919) as Director
94.
East Lynne With Variations (1919) as Director
95.
When Love Is Blind (1919) as Director
96.
Those Athletic Girls (1918) as Director
97.
Whose Little Wife Are You? (1918) as Director
98.
His Smothered Love (1918) as Director
99.
Kitchen Lady, The (1918) as Director
100.
Hide and Seek Detectives (1918) as Director
101.
Bedroom Blunder, A (1917) as Director
102.
Dog Catcher's Love (1917) as Director
103.
Pawnbroker's Heart, The (1917) as Director
104.
Winning Punch, The (1916) as Director
105.
His Busted Trust (1916) as Director

Cast (feature film)

106.
Cops (1922)
In this silent film, a misunderstanding sends an entire city police force after a young man.
107.

Writer (feature film)

108.
Fireman Save My Child (1954) as Gag wrt
An intended film for Bud Abbott and Lou Costello that ened up with Hugh O'Brian (a performer who was often funny, but not on purpose) and Buddy Hackett in the A&C roles, with most of the footage given over to Spike Jones and His City Slickers, with all hands members of a 1910 fire company about to be mechanized. A&C visible in some long shots.
109.
110.
Jiggs and Maggie in Jackpot Jitters (1949) as Story and Screenplay
111.
Jiggs and Maggie in Court (1948) as Story and Screenplay
112.
Jiggs and Maggie in Society (1947) as Orig story and scr
113.
Bringing Up Father (1946) as Original Story
114.
The Balloonatic (1923) as Screenwriter
A zany couple endures outdoor hardships trying to prove their survival skills to each other.
115.
Circus Days (1923) as Adaptation
116.
Cops (1922) as Screenwriter
In this silent film, a misunderstanding sends an entire city police force after a young man.
117.
Playhouse, The (1921) as Screenwriter
118.
East Lynne With Variations (1919) as Screenwriter
119.
Cupid's Day Off (1919) as Screenwriter
120.
When Love Is Blind (1919) as Screenwriter
121.
Kitchen Lady, The (1918) as Screenwriter
122.
Hide and Seek Detectives (1918) as Screenwriter
123.
Whose Little Wife Are You? (1918) as Screenwriter
124.
His Smothered Love (1918) as Screenwriter
125.
Those Athletic Girls (1918) as Screenwriter
126.
Bedroom Blunder, A (1917) as Screenwriter
127.
Dog Catcher's Love (1917) as Screenwriter
128.
Pawnbroker's Heart, The (1917) as Screenwriter
129.
His Busted Trust (1916) as Screenwriter
130.
Winning Punch, The (1916) as Screenwriter

Producer (feature film)

131.
The Preview Murder Mystery (1936) as Associate Producer
132.
Murder with Pictures (1936) as Associate Producer
133.
Hollywood Boulevard (1936) as Associate Producer
134.
Girl of the Ozarks (1936) as Associate Producer
135.
Timothy's Quest (1936) as Associate Producer

Music (feature film)

136.
Bringing Up Father (1946) as Composer

Director (short)

137.
Broke in China (1927)
In this short film, two American sailors have a life-changing experience in a Chinese casino.
139.
A Harem Knight (1926)
A harem girl is rescued by a U. S. Navy officer in this silent short film.
140.
Galloping Bungalows (1924)
An heiress advertises that she will marry the man with the most interesting mustache in this short silent comedy.
141.
The Love Nest (1923)
On the run from a shattered romance, a young man boards a whaling ship in this silent short film.
142.
The Frozen North (1922)
A stone-faced fool bumbles his way through the wilds of Alaska in this short silent comedy.
143.
Daydreams (1922)
A small town girl fantasizes about the jobs her sweetheart writes home about after moving to the big city in this silent short film.
144.
Neighbors (1921)
A young man falls for his neighbor despite the feud between their families in this silent short comedy.
145.
The High Sign (1921)
An amusement park employee tries to save a pretty girl and her father from mobsters.
146.
Haunted House (1921)
A bank teller gets mixed up with crooks hiding out in a haunted house in this short silent comedy.
147.
Hard Luck (1921)
An unemployed man has to learn hunting, fishing and riding in a hurry to land a job in this silent short comedy.
148.
The Boat (1921)
A man''''s attempts to restore a boat lead to a series of disasters in this short silent comedy.
149.
One Week (1920)
Newlyweds receive a gift of a portable house that can be put together in one week.
150.
Convict 13 (1920)
An innocent man gets sent to prison in place of a condemned murderer in this short silent comedy.
151.
Hearts and Flowers (1919)
Complications ensue in this short silent comedy when an orchestra leader falls in love with a flower girl.

Cast (short)

152.
The Frozen North (1922)
A stone-faced fool bumbles his way through the wilds of Alaska in this short silent comedy.
153.
Daydreams (1922)
A small town girl fantasizes about the jobs her sweetheart writes home about after moving to the big city in this silent short film.
154.
Haunted House (1921)
A bank teller gets mixed up with crooks hiding out in a haunted house in this short silent comedy.
155.
The Boat (1921)
A man''''s attempts to restore a boat lead to a series of disasters in this short silent comedy.
156.
Neighbors (1921)
A young man falls for his neighbor despite the feud between their families in this silent short comedy.
157.
The Goat (1921)
A photographer is mistaken for a ruthless criminal in this silent short comedy.
158.
Convict 13 (1920)
An innocent man gets sent to prison in place of a condemned murderer in this short silent comedy.
159.
Wife and Auto Trouble (1916)
A mild-mannered man''''s problems with his domineering wife and mother-in-law lead to complications with the law in this silent short comedy.
160.
Gussle's Day of Rest (1915)
In this short silent comedy, a disgraceful husband spends a day at the park with his wife while trying to steal a girl from her boyfriend.
161.
Hash House Mashers (1915)
In this silent short film, a family takes in a new border.. who swiftly falls in love with their daughter.
162.
The Noise of Bombs (1914)
Four desperadoes attempt to blow up the house of a police constable in this silent short comedy.

Writer (short)

163.
A Harem Knight (1926)
A harem girl is rescued by a U. S. Navy officer in this silent short film.
164.
Galloping Bungalows (1924)
An heiress advertises that she will marry the man with the most interesting mustache in this short silent comedy.
165.
My Wife's Relations (1922)
In this silent short film, a judge accidentally marries a young innocent into a hard-living Irish family.
166.
Daydreams (1922)
A small town girl fantasizes about the jobs her sweetheart writes home about after moving to the big city in this silent short film.
167.
The Frozen North (1922)
A stone-faced fool bumbles his way through the wilds of Alaska in this short silent comedy.
168.
Neighbors (1921)
A young man falls for his neighbor despite the feud between their families in this silent short comedy.
169.
The High Sign (1921)
An amusement park employee tries to save a pretty girl and her father from mobsters.
170.
Haunted House (1921)
A bank teller gets mixed up with crooks hiding out in a haunted house in this short silent comedy.
171.
Hard Luck (1921)
An unemployed man has to learn hunting, fishing and riding in a hurry to land a job in this silent short comedy.
172.
The Boat (1921)
A man''''s attempts to restore a boat lead to a series of disasters in this short silent comedy.
173.
One Week (1920)
Newlyweds receive a gift of a portable house that can be put together in one week.
174.
Convict 13 (1920)
An innocent man gets sent to prison in place of a condemned murderer in this short silent comedy.

Assistant Direction (short)

175.
Wife and Auto Trouble (1916)
A mild-mannered man''''s problems with his domineering wife and mother-in-law lead to complications with the law in this silent short comedy.

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