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Also Known As: Died: July 16, 1936
Born: August 10, 1894 Cause of Death: car accident
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Director ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
The Case of the Black Cat (1936) as Director
Perry Mason looks into a trio of murders heralded by the shriek of a cat.
2.
It Happened in New York (1935) as Director
3.
The Great Impersonation (1935) as Director
4.
Lady Tubbs (1935) as Director
5.
Mister Dynamite (1935) as Director
6.
King Solomon of Broadway (1935) as Director
7.
The White Cockatoo (1935) as Director
Crooks and killers try to stop a young woman from proving her claim to an inheritance.
8.
Midnight Alibi (1934) as Director
An elderly recluse shelters a gambler on the run from bogus murder charges.
9.
The Personality Kid (1934) as Director
Success corrupts a young prizefighter and leads him to neglect his wife.
10.
The Case of the Howling Dog (1934) as Director
Perry Mason gets caught between feuding neighbors who claim to be married to the same woman.
11.
Massacre (1934) as Director
A college-educated Sioux goes to Washington to fight for his people's rights.
12.
Week Ends Only (1932) as Director
13.
The Silver Lining (1932) as Director
14.
Viennese Nights (1931) as Director
15.
Children of Dreams (1931) as Director
16.
Song of the Flame (1930) as Director
This was a screen version of the 1925 operetta by Oscar Hammerstein II, Otto Harbach,Herbert Stohart, and George Gershwin. The story of the movie is about a peasant ( Bernice Claire ) who is known as "The Flame" who leads a revolution in Russia. This peasant who is in love with a Russian prince (Alexander Gray) saves his life by agreeing to sacrifice her virginity to an evil fellow-conspirtator (Noah Beery).This was an all Technicolor musical which was had a sequence in Vitascope (a Warner Brother's wide screen process)
17.
The Furies (1930) as Director
18.
Big Boy (1930) as Director
A black jockey comes from behind to win the big race.
19.
General Crack (1930) as Director
20.
Captain Thunder (1930) as Director
A Mexican bandit kidnaps a wedding party.
21.
On With the Show (1929) as Director
An inexperienced newcomer steps in for a musical comedy's ailing star.
22.
The Scarlet Lady (1928) as Director
23.
Glorious Betsy (1928) as Director
24.
Old San Francisco (1927) as Director
In this silent film, an Asian villain menaces a family of aristocratic Spanish settlers.
25.
The Beloved Rogue (1927) as Director
26.
The Jazz Singer (1927) as Director
A cantor's son breaks with family tradition to go into show business.
27.
When a Man Loves (1927) as Director
In this silent film, a French adventurer fights to save a young innocent forced into a life of prostitution.
28.
Don Juan (1927) as Director
In this silent film, the legendary lover fights to survive intrigue in the court of the Borgias.
29.
Compromise (1925) as Director
30.
Contraband (1925) as Director
31.
Bobbed Hair (1925) as Director
32.
Sinners in Heaven (1924) as Director
33.
Miami (1924) as Director
34.
Three Weeks (1924) as Director
35.
Unguarded Women (1924) as Director
36.
Under the Red Robe (1923) as Director
37.
The Enemies of Women (1923) as Director
38.
The Face in the Fog (1922) as Director
39.
The Prophet's Paradise (1922) as Director
40.
Why Announce Your Marriage? (1922) as Director
41.
Shadows of the Sea (1922) as Director
42.
The Snitching Hour (1922) as Director
43.
Slim Shoulders (1922) as Director
44.
Worlds Apart (1921) as Director
45.
Room and Board (1921) as Director
46.
Is Life Worth Living? (1921) as Director
47.
The Flapper (1920) as Director
48.
Jennie (1920) as Director
49.
The Point of View (1920) as Director
50.
Youthful Folly (1920) as Director
51.
Broadway and Home (1920) as Director
52.
Greater Than Fame (1920) as Director
53.
The Country Cousin (1919) as Director
54.
The Whirlpool (1918) as Director
55.
The Unbeliever (1918) as Director
A wealthy young American, bred to class distinction and racial intolerance, enters the Marines during the First World War. In the course of his training and his experiences in the trenches fighting, being wounded by, and being hospitalized with Germans, he comes to a recognition of the equality and brotherhood of men.
56.
The Apple-Tree Girl (1917) as Director
57.
Knights of the Square Table (1917) as Director
58.
Chris and His Wonderful Lamp (1917) as Director
59.
Kidnapped (1917) as Director
60.
Light in Darkness (1917) as Director
61.
The Little Chevalier (1917) as Director

Writer (feature film)

62.
63.
64.
Light in Darkness (1917) as Scen

Producer (feature film)

65.
Miracle Landing (1990) as Co-Producer
The crew of an Aloha Airlines plane manages to land the airliner when it sustains severe damage after the top skin of its fuselage rips off during flight. Based on a true story.
66.
Single Women, Married Men (1989) as Associate Producer
A television movie based on a true story. After an affair with a married man, a single, female psychologist helps organize a support group for other women who have had similar experiences.
67.
One Police Plaza (1986) as Associate Producer
A television movie about Detective Daniel Malone, a veteran cop who is called in to investigate the strange death of a woman named Sara Eisinger. Thinking at first it's a routine case, Malone soon discovers not only a bizarre murder, but perplexing clues in her apartment -- including a hidden paper
68.
Miami (1924) as Producer

Assistant Direction (feature film)

69.
Amos (1985)
An old man is forced into a retirement home, where he clashes heads
70.
Last of the Great Survivors (1984)
A dedicated social worker joins forces with a group of senior citizens fighting City Hall to prevent the demolition of their apartment building and falls for the man she meets on a blind date at a punk rock club. She soon learns that he is the building inspector who condemned the seniors' decrepit h
71.
Take Your Best Shot (1982)
An actor struggling to keep his career alive and his marriage from unravelling is the plot outline of this romantic comedy from the team of Richard Levinson and William Link, a change of pace for the writing/producing pair whose usual stomping grounds are the TV mystery and the social drama.
72.
Two Lives of Carol Letner, The (1981)
A former call-girl who has left the profession behind to pursue a college career is recruited by the police to turn one more trick in order to trap the person laundering syndicate money.
73.
Stand By Your Man (1981)
The rags-to-riches tale of country music queen, Tammy Wynette, from her impoverished childhood to country's First Lady and her two rocky marriages to fellow superstar George Jones, who had been her childhood idol. TV's answer to "Coal Miner's Daughter," the Oscar-winning film about Loretta Lynn, "St
74.
Airport '75 (1975) as Assistant Director
After a mid-air collission, a jet's stewardess has to take the pilot's seat.
75.
Guilty or Innocent: The Sam Sheppard Murder Case (1975)
A drama about the headline-making murder case involving Dr. Sam Sheppard, the Cleveland osteopathic surgeon who was convicted of the July 4, 1954 slaying of his wife Marilyn. The film relates the ten years he spent in prison and the famous re-trial of 1965 in which he was acquitted on grounds of ins
76.
Greatest Gift, The (1974)
An impoverished small-town preacher struggles to provide for his family while leading a dwindling congregation, battling restless church deacons and standing up to a bullying sheriff in a small southern town in 1940. The subsequent short-lived series, "The Family Holvak" (9/7/75-10/27/75), reteamed
77.
Marcus-Nelson Murders, The (1973)
The acclaimed TV adaptation of Selwyn Raab's book based on the Wylie-Hoffert murders in Manhattan in 1963, resulting in the case that ultimately led to the Supreme Court's Miranda decision three years later. Both director Sargent and writer Mann won Emmy Awards, and Telly Savalas received a nominati

Production Companies (feature film)

78.
The Silver Lining (1932) as Company

Film Production - Main (feature film)

79.
Picking Up the Pieces (1985)
Margot Kidder is the plucky wife and mother who literally picks herself up off the floor when her vindictive husband, threatened by her demand of divorce, strips their household of its possessions, closes out their bank account and cuts off her credit cards. James Farentino is a widower with whom sh

Film Production - Unit (feature film)

80.
Miracle Landing (1990) as Unit Production Manager
The crew of an Aloha Airlines plane manages to land the airliner when it sustains severe damage after the top skin of its fuselage rips off during flight. Based on a true story.
81.
Single Women, Married Men (1989) as Unit Production Manager
A television movie based on a true story. After an affair with a married man, a single, female psychologist helps organize a support group for other women who have had similar experiences.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

82.
Man You Loved To Hate, The (1979)
This documentary takes an in depth look at Director Erich von Stroheim's life an career.
83.
Man You Loved To Hate, The (1979)
This documentary takes an in depth look at Director Erich von Stroheim's life an career.

Director (short)

84.
Some of the Greatest (1955)
This short film showcases scenes from "Don Juan" (1926), starring John Barrymore.

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