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Also Known As: Died: August 3, 2042
Born: March 27, 1884 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Five Points, Utah, USA Profession: Director ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Prison Nurse (1938) as Director
2.
Gangs of New York (1938) as Director
3.
Come On, Leathernecks (1938) as Director
4.
The Wrong Road (1937) as Director
5.
Sutter's Gold (1936) as Director
6.
Two Fisted (1935) as Director
7.
David Harum (1934) as Director
Rogers plays a small town banker in the 1890s whose chief rival is the deacon (Middleton) with whom he has traded horse flesh. Taylor is a bank teller who places a winning $4,500 bet on a 10-1 harness racing horse, making him Rogers' bank partner.
8.
Helldorado (1934) as Director
9.
Their Big Moment (1934) as Director
A phony psychic conjures up a real ghost who asks her to solve his murder.
10.
Sailor Be Good! (1933) as Director
11.
Best of Enemies (1933) as Dir of retakes and added scenes
12.
Racetrack (1933) as Director
13.
I Cover the Waterfront (1933) as Director
Reporter Joe Miller is sure that fisherman Eli Kirk smuggles illegal Chinese immigrants into the country, but can't obtain enough evidence to satisfy his editor. Chance plays into his hands in the lovely form of Kirk's daughter, Julie, whom he catches swimming in the nude and pumps for information. But she's fiercely loyal to her dad, and may be too attractive for Joe's own good. Racy pre-Code sexual situations.
14.
Mr. Skitch (1933) as Director
15.
Washington Merry-Go-Round (1932) as Director
A young congressman tries to rid Washington of corruption while courting a senator's daughter.
16.
If I Had a Million (1932) as ["Death Cell"]
A dying tycoon selects his heirs at random, and each reacts differently to the good fortune.
17.
Salvation Nell (1931) as Director
18.
She Got What She Wanted (1930) as Director
19.
Once a Gentleman (1930) as Director
20.
The Great Gabbo (1930) as Director
For the ventriloquist Gabbo his wooden dummy Otto is the only means of expression. When he starts relying more and more on Otto, he starts going mad.
21.
The Duke Steps Out (1929) as Director
A millionaire's son wants to be a champion boxer, but takes time out to enroll in college when he falls in love.
22.
A Man's Man (1929) as Director
Mel is a soda jerk in love with wannabe actress Peggy. Peggy goes to Hollywood, where she does indeed become a movie star, but her heart still belongs to ordinary guy Mel.
23.
The Red Mark (1928) as Director
24.
Excess Baggage (1928) as Director
A juggler-acrobat's relationship with his wife suffers when she succeeds in Hollywood, while he's still stuck playing tank-town engagements.
25.
On to Reno (1928) as Director
26.
The Mating Call (1928) as Director
In this silent film, a World War I veteran takes on the Ku Klux Klan when he loses his wife to a womanizing Klansman.
27.
The City Gone Wild (1927) as Director
28.
We're All Gamblers (1927) as Director
29.
Mannequin (1926) as Director
30.
Old Ironsides (1926) as Director
31.
Waiter From the Ritz, The (1926) as Director
32.
The Pony Express (1925) as Director
33.
Beggar on Horseback (1925) as Director
34.
Marry Me (1925) as Director
35.
Waking Up the Town (1925) as Director
36.
Welcome Home (1925) as Director
37.
The Goose Hangs High (1925) as Director
38.
The Covered Wagon (1924) as Director
Two wagon caravans converge at what is now Kansas City, and combine for the westward push to Oregon. On their quest the pilgrims will experience desert heat, mountain snow, hunger, and indian attack. To complicate matters further, a love triangle develops, as pretty Molly must chose between Sam, a brute, and Will, the dashing captain of the other caravan. Can Will overcome the skeleton in his closet and win Molly's heart?
39.
The Fighting Coward (1924) as Director
40.
The City That Never Sleeps (1924) as Director
41.
Merton of the Movies (1924) as Director
42.
The Garden of Weeds (1924) as Director
43.
The Enemy Sex (1924) as Director
44.
To the Ladies (1923) as Director
45.
Hollywood (1923) as Director
Angela comes to Hollywood with only two things: Her dream to become a movie star, and Grandpa. She leaves an Aunt, a brother, Grandma, and her longtime boyfriend back in Centerville. Despite seeing major movie stars around every corner, and knocking on every casting office door in town, at the end of her first day she is still unemployed. To her horror, when she arrives back at their hotel, she finds that Grandpa has been cast in a movie by William DeMille and quickly becomes a star during the ensuing weeks. Her family, worried that Angela and Grandpa are getting into trouble, come to Hollywood to drag them back home. In short order Aunt, Grandma, brother, boyfriend and even the parrot become superstars, but Angela is still unemployed...
46.
Ruggles of Red Gap (1923) as Director
47.
Thirty Days (1923) as Director
48.
Thirty Days (1922) as Director
49.
The Dictator (1922) as Director
50.
The Old Homestead (1922) as Director
51.
Is Matrimony a Failure? (1922) as Director
52.
One Glorious Day (1922) as Director
Ek is a disembodied spirit, required to wait his turn in the boring cosmos until he is allowed to inhabit an earthly body. Impatient, he sneaks off to earth to find a body and, after several failed attempts, finds Professor Ezra Botts, a timid old pedant and researcher of psychic phenomena. Life fairly well kicks Professor Botts around as it does all timid souls, and he gets little love or respect. But during an experimental trance, he is able to leave his body behind and at that moment, Ek sees his chance and slips in, taking over the professor's body. The "new" professor is energetic, charismatic, and dynamic, and from the limbo in which he floats, the real professor fears that Ek is going to wear out the tired old body before he, Botts, can return to it. And just how is he supposed to get back into his body, anyway?
53.
The Dollar-a-Year Man (1921) as Director
54.
Leap Year (1921) as Director
In this silent film, a young man causes a raft of trouble by giving romantic advice to his female friends.
55.
The Fast Freight (1921) as Director
56.
Crazy To Marry (1921) as Director
57.
The Charm School (1921) as Director
58.
Gasoline Gus (1921) as Director
59.
The Sins of St. Anthony (1920) as Director
60.
Terror Island (1920) as Director
61.
Always Audacious (1920) as Director
62.
Mrs. Temple's Telegram (1920) as Director
63.
What Happened to Jones (1920) as Director
64.
A Full House (1920) as Director
65.
Food for Scandal (1920) as Director
66.
The Dub (1919) as Director
67.
Alias Mike Moran (1919) as Director
68.
Hawthorne of the U.S.A. (1919) as Director
69.
An Adventure in Hearts (1919) as Director
70.
The Lottery Man (1919) as Director
Young Jack Wright offers his hand in marriage to the winner of a lottery, but after committing to the winner falls in love with another woman.
71.
You're Fired (1919) as Director
72.
The Roaring Road (1919) as Director
73.
The Love Burglar (1919) as Director
A young man infiltrates the underworld by pretending to be a convicted burglar. While undercover, he meets a young woman who turns out to be no more a part of gangland than he, but with similar reasons for disguising herself.
74.
The Valley of the Giants (1919) as Director
75.
Too Many Millions (1918) as Director

Cast (feature film)

76.
The Slave Market (1921) as Jack Standing
77.
Under the Top (1919) as "Foxy" Stillmore
78.
Johnny Get Your Gun (1919) as The Duke of Bullconia
79.
Hidden Pearls (1918) as Koro Leon
80.
The Million Dollar Mystery (1918) as Jim Norton
This twenty-three episode serial told the story of a secret society called The Black Hundred and its attempts to gain control of a lost million dollars.
81.
The Source (1918) as Langlois
82.
The City of Dim Faces (1918) as Wing Lung
83.
Wild Youth (1918) as Li Choo
84.
Believe Me Xantippe (1918) as Simp Calloway
85.
Less Than Kin (1918) as Jinx
86.
The Web of Life (1917) as Tom Wilson
87.
Nan of Music Mountain (1917) as Gale Morgan
88.
On the Level (1917) as Ozmun
89.
Her Temptation (1917) as Walton Maynard
90.
What Money Can't Buy (1917) as Ferdinand Vaslof
91.
The Call of the East (1917) as Janzo
92.
The Snowbird (1916) as Bruce Mitchell
93.
Armstrong's Wife (1915) as Harvey Arnold
94.
The Patriot and the Spy (1915) as Pietro
95.
Zudora (1915)
96.
Frou Frou (1914) as Comte Paul de Valreas
97.
Cardinal Richelieu's Ward (1914) as Richelieu
99.
The Legend of Provence (1913) as Sir Henry

Writer (feature film)

100.
Waking Up the Town (1925) as Story

Producer (feature film)

101.
Hello Sister (1930) as Supervisor
102.
The Costello Case (1930) as Producer
103.
La fuerza del querer (1930) as Producer
104.
The Big Fight (1930) as Supervisor
105.
Once a Gentleman (1930) as Producer
106.
Cock o' the Walk (1930) as Supervisor
107.
Wife Savers (1928) as Producer
108.
The Night Flyer (1928) as Presented By
109.
Merton of the Movies (1924) as Producer
110.
The Covered Wagon (1924) as Producer
Two wagon caravans converge at what is now Kansas City, and combine for the westward push to Oregon. On their quest the pilgrims will experience desert heat, mountain snow, hunger, and indian attack. To complicate matters further, a love triangle develops, as pretty Molly must chose between Sam, a brute, and Will, the dashing captain of the other caravan. Can Will overcome the skeleton in his closet and win Molly's heart?

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