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Frederick De Cordova

Frederick De Cordova


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Director (feature film)

Frankie and Johnny (1966) as Director
A riverboat gambler has to choose between his true love and the woman who''''s his lucky charm.
I'll Take Sweden (1965) as Director
A widower takes a job in Stockholm to get his daughter away from her boyfriend.
Column South (1953) as Director
As Lt. Jed Sayre struggles to prevent pre-Civil War tensions and a racist commanding officer from triggering war between the U.S. Cavalry and Navajo Indians, he finds his efforts are being undermined by the machinations of Confederate sympathizers.
Ma and Pa Kettle at the Fair (1952) as Fill-In Director
The hillbilly farmers try to raise money to send their daughter to college.
Bonzo Goes to College (1952) as Director
In this fantasy-toned sequel, former lab chimp Bonzo, now literate (!), runs away from a carnival sideshow and hops a banana truck. He lands in college town Pawlton and is adopted by the granddaughter of football coach 'Pop' Drew, who sorely needs good players. Obvious but pleasant slapstick follows.
Yankee Buccaneer (1952) as Director
A United States Navy ship in the first half of the 19th century, under the command of Captain David Porter, is expecting to put ashore after a year on the seas; but the arrival of one of Porter's ex-students, the willful and independent Lieutenant David Farragut, brings a new mission: to disguise the ship and crew as a pirate ship and help the Navy locate the criminals who have been robbing America's merchant fleet. But as Farragut's disobedience threatens the safety of the crew, they stumble upon an international conspiracy.
Finders Keepers (1952) as Director
Here Come the Nelsons (1952) as Director
The entire Nelson family become embroiled in confusion by the misunderstandings caused when Ozzie invites the attractive grown-up sister of a school chum to stay with the family during a centennial celebration in the community of Hillsdale. Meanwhile, Harriet unknowingly duplicates Ozzie's hospitali
Bedtime For Bonzo (1951) as Director
A college professor tries to raise a chimpanzee as though it were human.
Little Egypt (1951) as Director
Katie Did It (1951) as Director
Katherine Standish, who has been brought up in a strict manner in a prudish New England town, falls in love with a city slicker commercial artist, Peter Van Arden. The romance blossoms until Katie falls victim of some false information, and becomes convinced that Peter is already married and the father of two children.
Peggy (1950) as Director
When Professor Brookfield and his pretty daughters Peggy and Susan move into the small town Pasadena in California, their new neighbor Mrs. Fielding immediately takes over control, helps them moving in, and urges the girls to participate in the annual Rose Bowl beauty pageant. Although they're not thrilled, they enter the competition. Meanwhile Mrs. Fielding's son Tom makes eyes at Peggy, unknowing that her heart already belongs to a famous football star. So she tries to redirect his interest to her sister Susan.
The Desert Hawk (1950) as Director
"2000 years ago" desert guerilla Omar, with henchmen Aladdin and Sinbad, opposes tyrannical Prince Murad. To prevent Murad from marrying caliph's daughter Schaharazade, disguised Omar marries her himself. When the trick is discovered, both prince and princess want Omar's head; but Murad has yet more dastardly plans, leading to more captures, rescues, and scimitar-play.
Buccaneer's Girl (1950) as Director
Robin Hood-like pirate Baptiste takes only the ships of rich but wicked trader Narbonne. Fun loving Debbie, a passenger from his latest prize, stows away on the pirate ship and falls for the pirate; later, having become a New Orleans entertainer, she meets his alter ego, who's engaged to the governor's daughter. Sea battles and land rescues follow in lighthearted style.
Illegal Entry (1949) as Director
The Gal Who Took the West (1949) as Director
The Countess of Monte Cristo (1948) as Director
Wallflower (1948) as Director
Two sisters compete for the same man.
For the Love of Mary (1948) as Director
Always Together (1948) as Director
A dying millionaire gives his fortune to a working girl, then recovers and tries to get it back.
That Way with Women (1947) as Director
An elderly millionaire makes a hobby of playing cupid.
Love and Learn (1947) as Director
An heiress surreptitiously helps two songwriters waiting for their big break.
Her Kind of Man (1946) as Director
A singer can't choose between a charismatic gangster and an honest newspaperman.
Too Young to Know (1945) as Director
A returning GI searches for the wife who left him and gave away their son.
Roughly Speaking (1945) as Dialogue Director
A man's wild moneymaking schemes leave his wife to raise their family.
San Antonio (1945) as Dialogue Director
A reformed rustler tracks down a band of cattle thieves and tries to reform a crooked dance-hall girl.
Janie (1944) as Dialogue Director
A small-town girl defies her father by falling for a soldier.
Between Two Worlds (1944) as Dialogue Director
Passengers on a luxury liner realize they are en route to the afterlife.

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