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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
The Psychic Lover (1969) as Director
2.
Sweet Smell of Love (1966) as Director
3.
The Leech Woman (1960) as Director
A faded beauty leaves a trail of murder from Africa to the United States when she discovers a compound that will restore her lost youth--when consumed with fluid from the pineal gland of the newly dead.
4.
Curse of the Undead (1959) as Director
B-grade western with a twist: mysterious gunslinger-for-hire Drake Robey is really a vampire, and it's up to Preacher Dan to save the town and girlfriend Dolores Carter.
5.
Seven Guns to Mesa (1958) as Director
6.
Calypso Joe (1957) as Director
A stewardess and a television star become romantically involved.
7.
Shack Out on 101 (1955) as Director
A greasy spoon diner provides a base for a spy smuggling nuclear secrets.
8.
El corazón y la espada (1954) as Director
9.
The Frozen Ghost (1945) as Dialogue Director
10.
The Pay Off (1943) as Dialogue Director
Special prosecutor Lloyd Pearson (Ian Keith) has been murdered and there is strong evidence that gambler Moroni (John Maxwell) committed the crime, but he has an air-tight alibi, spending the evening with Brad McKay (Lee Tracy), star reporter of the Chronicle. Norris (Robert Middlemass), the publisher, send Brad and his son, Guy Norris (Tom Brown), to cover the story. Brad learns that Moroni did commit the murder, but has no way to prove it. Moroni tells Brad that the murdered prosecutor was getting a payoff, and was killed by his assistant Hugh Walker (Forrest Taylor) following a quarrel. John Angus (Jack La Rue), proprietor of the Hi Lo Club, tells Moroni that Brad suspects him. Phyllis Walker (Tina Thayer) tells Brad that her father is in danger from Moroni. Hugh Walker has given her a key to the public locker where some money is hidden. That night, Brad finds Moroni dead. He realizes there is a higher-up that had Moroni kill Pearson, and then has had Moroni killed. He learns that Walker has been kidnapped, but secures the money from the locker and hides it in his apartment. He meets Alma Dorne (Evelyn Brent)at the night club, and, while attracted to her, he suspects she is an accomplice of the gang. He surprises her while she is searching his apartment for the money, and agrees to help him. Norris summons Brad to his home for Brad to show him what evidence he has collected so far. Norris, at the point of a gun, tells Brad he has collected too much. Brad gets the upper hand by telling Norris that his son Guy is walking into a death trap. Norris rushes to save his son from the trap he himself had set for Brad.
11.
The Boss of Big Town (1942) as Dialogue Director

Writer (feature film)

12.
The Psychic Lover (1969) as Screenwriter
13.
Sweet Smell of Love (1966) as Screenwriter
14.
Curse of the Undead (1959) as Writer
B-grade western with a twist: mysterious gunslinger-for-hire Drake Robey is really a vampire, and it's up to Preacher Dan to save the town and girlfriend Dolores Carter.
15.
Seven Guns to Mesa (1958) as Screenwriter
16.
Calypso Joe (1957) as Screenwriter
A stewardess and a television star become romantically involved.
17.
Shack Out on 101 (1955) as Story and Screenplay
A greasy spoon diner provides a base for a spy smuggling nuclear secrets.
18.
El corazón y la espada (1954) as Argumento y adaptacion [Story and scr]
19.
The Lone Wolf and His Lady (1949) as Scr story
A reformed thief tracks a stolen jewel to clear his name.
20.
The Gallant Blade (1948) as Story
21.
The Falcon's Alibi (1946) as Contr to scr const
A society sleuth sets out on the trail of a society matron's lost jewels.
22.
The Notorious Lone Wolf (1946) as Screenwriter
A reformed thief tracks a stolen gem to clear his name.
23.
The Cat Creeps (1946) as Screenwriter
24.
The Fighting Guardsman (1945) as Screenwriter
A French nobleman robs from his fellow aristocrats to help the poor.
25.
Swing Out Sister (1945) as Original Story
26.
Boston Blackie's Rendezvous (1945) as Screenwriter
A reformed thief helps the police stop an escaped maniac's killing spree.
27.
Jungle Woman (1944) as Screenwriter
Paula the ape woman (Acquanetta) is alive and well, and running around a creepy old sanitarium run by the kindly Dr. Fletcher (J. Carrol Naish), also reverting to her true gorilla form every once in a while to kill somebody.
28.
The Soul of a Monster (1944) as Orig scr
A mysterious woman saves a doctor's life at the price of his soul.
29.
My Gal Loves Music (1944) as Adaptation
30.
Slightly Terrific (1944) as Screenwriter
31.
Calling Dr. Death (1943) as Orig scr
Losing his memories of the last few days, neurologist Dr. Steele is told that his wife has been brutally murdered. Steele, aware of his conniving wife's infidelity, believes he may have been the killer and enlists the aid of his pretty nurse Stella to hypnotize him into recovering his lost memories.
32.
Pistol Packin' Mama (1943) as Screenwriter
33.
The Falcon Strikes Back (1943) as Screenwriter
A society sleuth is framed for murder by criminals running a war-bond racket.
34.
The Pay Off (1943) as Screenwriter
Special prosecutor Lloyd Pearson (Ian Keith) has been murdered and there is strong evidence that gambler Moroni (John Maxwell) committed the crime, but he has an air-tight alibi, spending the evening with Brad McKay (Lee Tracy), star reporter of the Chronicle. Norris (Robert Middlemass), the publisher, send Brad and his son, Guy Norris (Tom Brown), to cover the story. Brad learns that Moroni did commit the murder, but has no way to prove it. Moroni tells Brad that the murdered prosecutor was getting a payoff, and was killed by his assistant Hugh Walker (Forrest Taylor) following a quarrel. John Angus (Jack La Rue), proprietor of the Hi Lo Club, tells Moroni that Brad suspects him. Phyllis Walker (Tina Thayer) tells Brad that her father is in danger from Moroni. Hugh Walker has given her a key to the public locker where some money is hidden. That night, Brad finds Moroni dead. He realizes there is a higher-up that had Moroni kill Pearson, and then has had Moroni killed. He learns that Walker has been kidnapped, but secures the money from the locker and hides it in his apartment. He meets Alma Dorne (Evelyn Brent)at the night club, and, while attracted to her, he suspects she is an accomplice of the gang. He surprises her while she is searching his apartment for the money, and agrees to help him. Norris summons Brad to his home for Brad to show him what evidence he has collected so far. Norris, at the point of a gun, tells Brad he has collected too much. Brad gets the upper hand by telling Norris that his son Guy is walking into a death trap. Norris rushes to save his son from the trap he himself had set for Brad.
35.
Pistol Packin' Mama (1943) as Original Story
36.
The Leopard Man (1943) as Additional Dialogue
When a leopard escapes during a publicity stunt, it triggers a series of murders.
37.
Gals, Incorporated (1943) as Screenwriter
"Gals, Incorporated" is a nightclub sponsored by elderly playboy Cornelius Rensington III (Leon Errol) that features Glen Gray and the Casa Loma Orchestra, with all the other employees and entertainers being beautiful girls. Molly (Grace McDonald) is president of the corporation and Gwen (Harriet Hillard) is head of the executive staff. Jennifer Rensington (Minna Phillips), Cornelius' sister, threatens to cut off his share of the family income unless he settles down and gets married. The girls persuade the unwilling Molly to pose as Cornelius' wife. The sister arrives with Bill Rensington (David Bacon), Cornelius' son by a former marriage. Molly, while attracted to Bill, has to play out her role and Bill, thinking she has married his father for his money, turns his attention to Gwen, a scheming mercenary. Gwen arranges for Bill to cross the state line with her and get married, but Cornelius and the other girls catch up before the ceremony can be performed. Bill is told the truth about the hoax, and gathers Molly up in his arms.
38.
The Boss of Big Town (1942) as Screenwriter
39.
Baby Face Morgan (1942) as Screenwriter

Producer (feature film)

40.
The Great Dan Patch (1949) as Associate Producer

Music (feature film)

41.
Calypso Joe (1957) as Composer
A stewardess and a television star become romantically involved.

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