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Norman Deming

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Director (feature film)

The More the Merrier (1943) as Assistant Director
The World War II housing shortage brings three people together for an unlikely romance.
The Talk of the Town (1942) as Assistant Director
An escaped political prisoner and a stuffy law professor vie for the hand of a spirited schoolteacher.
North of the Rockies (1942) as Assistant Director
Morgan and his gang are smuggling furs across the border. Both the Mounties on the Canadian side and Tex Martin on the American side are after them. When Morgan sets up Tex to be found with furs, Mountie Bill arrests him. But he lets him go hoping he will lead him to the gang and eventually the two join forces.
Two Yanks in Trinidad (1942) as Assistant Director
You Were Never Lovelier (1942) as Assistant Director
An Argentine heiress thinks a penniless American dancer is her secret admirer.
Adam Had Four Sons (1941) as Assistant Director
A governess becomes the center of a wealthy family after her employer's wife dies.
She Knew All the Answers (1941) as Assistant Director
Texas (1941) as Assistant Director
Friendly cowhands end up on opposite sides of the law.
The Lone Wolf Takes a Chance (1941) as Assistant Director
A reformed jewel thief fights to clear his name when he's framed for murder.
You Belong to Me (1941) as Assistant Director
A playboy marries a woman doctor then grows jealous of her male patients.
Arizona (1940) as Assistant Director
A tough pioneer woman needs a young man's help in fighting land grabbers and finding love.
Overland With Kit Carson (1939) as Director
The Taming of the West (1939) as Director
(Wes ''39,BW). Bill Elliott, Iris Meredith, Dick Curtis, Dub Taylor, James Craig. Cattle rustlers make mincemeat of the local sheriffs until Wild Bill Saunders (Bill Elliott) arrives on the scene. Wild Bill gives away a lot of knuckle sandwiches and makes the west a tamer place to live.
Riders of the Black River (1939) as Director
Smashing the Spy Ring (1938) as Assistant Director
Law of the Plains (1938) as Assistant Director
Square Shooter (1935) as Assistant Director
Fighting Shadows (1935) as Assistant Director
Law Beyond the Range (1935) as Assistant Director
Tim is dismissed from the Rangers for letting his friend Kane who is accused of murder escape. When newspaper editor Alexander dies, Tim takes over to continue that fight against Heston and his stooge Sheriff. He also hopes to find the notorious leader of an outlaw gang and to also help Kane prove his innocence.
She Married Her Boss (1935) as Assistant Director
A secretary who handles the boss' business perfectly marries him and tackles his home life.
Air Hawks (1935) as Assistant Director
Two competing air services battle each other while a mysterious death ray threatens the security of the world.
The Revenge Rider (1935) as Assistant Director
Tim McCoy, Robert Allen, Billie Seward, Edward Earle, Frank Sheridan. Cowboy Tim McCoy becomes an instrument of revenge when he discovers his parents have been murdered.
Honeymoon Lane (1932) as Assisted by

Producer (feature film)

His Majesty O'Keefe (1954) as Associate Producer
A Yankee sea captain tries to make his fortune in the South Seas.
The Crimson Pirate (1952) as Associate Producer
A pirate gets mixed up in a Caribbean revolution.
The Flame and the Arrow (1950) as Associate Producer
Roman rebels fight against invading barbarians.
Kiss the Blood Off My Hands (1948) as Associate Producer
Bill Saunders, disturbed ex-soldier, kills a man in a postwar London pub brawl. Fleeing, he hides out in the apartment of lonely nurse Jane Wharton. Later, despite misgivings about his violent nature, Jane becomes involved with Bill, who resolves to reform. She gets him a job driving a medical supplies truck. But racketeer Harry Carter, who witnessed the killing, wants to use Bill's talents for crime.
Tars and Spars (1946) as Asst to the prod
Howard Young (Alfred Drake) is a coast guardsman who has been on shore duty for three years despite his efforts to be sent into action. His nearest approach to sea duty was on a harbor-moored life raft for 21 days as part of an experiment with a new type of vitamin gum for the government. He meets Christine Bradley (Janet Blair), a SPAR, sent to take over his communications job and, by things he leaves unsaid, she thinks his life-raft experience was the result of a ship-wreck at sea.
She Wouldn't Say Yes (1945) as Asst to prod
A female psychiatrist who's sworn off love falls for a handsome veteran.
A Thousand and One Nights (1945) as Asst to the prod
Aladdin tries to make his fortune with the help of a beautiful genie.
Tonight and Every Night (1945) as Asst to prod
An American girl falls for an RAF pilot while performing at a British music hall.
Cover Girl (1944) as Asst to the prod
A nightclub dancer makes it big in modeling, leaving her dancer boyfriend behind.
Mr. Winkle Goes to War (1944) as Asst to prod
A henpecked husband surprises his family by coming back from World War II a hero.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

The Rare Breed (1966) as Unit Production Manager
A brave woman tries to breed her English bull with western cattle.
The War Lord (1965) as Unit Production Manager
A medieval knight''s efforts to defend his lord are complicated when he falls in love.
The Art of Love (1965) as Unit Production Manager
A struggling artist fakes his own death to sell more paintings.
The Brass Bottle (1964) as Unit Production Manager
Comedy about the proverbial genie who comes out of a bottle (a table lamp in this instance) to serve his new master. The only problem is that instead of helping his master, the genie (Burl Ives) tends to get his master (Tony Randall) into more predicaments than he gets him out of.
Send Me No Flowers (1964) as Unit Production Manager
When he mistakenly thinks he's dying, a hypochondriac tries to choose his wife's next husband.
The Thrill of It All (1963) as Unit Production Manager
A doctor tries to cope with his wife's newfound stardom as an advertising pitch woman.
The Birds (1963) as Production Manager
In a California coastal area, flocks of birds unaccountably make deadly attacks on humans.
That Touch of Mink (1962) as Unit Production Manager
Attraction develops between a suave businessman and a young woman determined to protect her innocence.
Posse From Hell (1961) as Production Manager
Murphy goes after bad guys who shot his friend the sheriff and abducted a local girl. In a plot reminiscent of High Noon, the posse of town blowhards gradually abandons Murphy; only tenderfoot banker Saxon remains, to prove his manhood. When they find the girl, obviously abused by her captors, Murphy shows her acceptance and sympathy whereas the others disply only revulsion.
Flower Drum Song (1961) as Production Manager
A refugee travels to Chinatown as a mail-order bride.
Spartacus (1960) as Unit Production Manager
The rebellious Thracian Spartacus, born and raised a slave, is sold to Gladiator trainer Batiatus. After weeks of being trained to kill for the arena, Spartacus turns on his owners and leads the other slaves in rebellion. As the rebels move from town to town, their numbers swell as escaped slaves join their ranks. Under the leadership of Spartacus, they make their way to southern Italy, where they will cross the sea and return to their homes. Meanwhile, in Rome, the slave revolt has become a deciding factor in the power struggle between two senators: the republican Gracchus and the militarist Crassus, each of whom sees the fortunes of the rebellion as the key to his own rise to power or humiliating defeat. As the two statesmen attempt to aid, hinder and manipulate the rebels for their own benefit, Spartacus and his followers press on toward freedom.
Imitation of Life (1959) as Production Manager
Two mothers, one white, one black, face problems with their rebellious daughters.
A Time to Love and a Time to Die (1958) as Unit Production Manager
In 1944, a company of German soldiers on the Russian front are numbed by the horrors and hardships of war when Private Ernst Graeber's long awaited furlough comes through. Back home in Germany, he finds his home bombed. While hopelessly searching for his parents, he meets lovely Elizabeth Kruse, daughter of a political prisoner; together they try to wrest sanity and survival from a world full of hatred.
Interlude (1957) as Unit Production Manager
A young woman touring Germany is caught between a married symphony conductor and a doctor from back home.
My Man Godfrey (1957) as Unit Production Manager
A bedraggled man becomes the butler of an eccentric household.
Tammy and the Bachelor (1957) as Unit Production Manager
A country girl saves a pilot after a plane crash.
Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (1957) as Unit Production Manager
While investigating a dockside murder, a DA uncovers union racketeering.
Battle Hymn (1957) as Unit Production Manager
A minister resists turning to violence while trying to help orphans during the Korean War.
The Land Unknown (1957) as Unit Production Manager
On a naval expedition to Antarctica, three men and reporter Maggie Hathaway crash-land in a crater 1000 m below sea level. There, they encounter steamy tropical forest, dinosaurs, carnivorous plants, and human footprints, as Maggie's clothes become more and more abbreviated.
Written on the Wind (1957) as Unit Manager
A young woman marries into a corrupt oil family then falls for her husband''''s best friend.
Red Sundown (1956) as Unit Production Manager
When his life is saved in a shootout by a fellow gunman whose life he in turn had saved, Alex Longmire promises to give up his way of life. Riding into town he finds the only job available is deputy to sheriff Jade Murphy, an honest man caught between small farmers and a local cattle baron. And he has a pretty daughter. So Longmire decides to stay and see if he can use his expertise with firearms for good.
Raw Edge (1956) as Production Manager
In the lawless Oregon country of 1842, local magnate Gerald Montgomery decrees that any unattached woman belongs to the first taker. Dan Kirby is lynched, starting a stampede to claim his half-Indian wife Paca. Trouble starts with the local tribe, but worse is in store when Dan's tough brother Tex rides in. The zeal of Montgomery's men to protect him from Tex is tempered by their lust for Hannah, who'd be his widow.
The Spoilers (1956) as Unit Production Manager
Never Say Goodbye (1956) as Unit Production Manager
In present-day U.S., Dr. Michael Parker, a prominent surgeon, unexpectedly runs into his German-born wife whom he thought was dead. Victor, an artist and his "dead" wife's now boyfriend, berates Dr. Parker for "killing" her. The bulk of the story flashes back to Austria during World War II as we learn how Dr. Parker met and married his wife, and the one mistake that may have cost him his family.
The Purple Mask (1955) as Production Manager
France, 1803: 11 years after the Revolution, a royalist underground is led by a new 'Scarlet Pimpernel', the Purple Mask, who rescues nobles in distress and kidnaps Napoleon's officials for ransom, aided by the spy services of a group of lovely models headed by Laurette (really the Duc de Latour's daughter). But even she doesn't know the Purple Mask's real identity as foppish dancing master Rene...
Smoke Signal (1955) as Unit Production Manager
Capt. Harper's cavalry patrol returns to the fort to find it besieged by Ute Indians. The apparent cause is the recapture of Army traitor Brett Halliday, who deserted to the Utes in a previous war; but Brett has a different story. With capture imminent, the only chance for the surviving men (and one woman) is to boat down a wild, uncharted river, where Harper and Halliday must pull together, like it or not.
It Had to Be You (1947) as Asst to the producer
A runaway bride meets her match in a handsome fireman.
Down to Earth (1947) as Asst to the prod
The goddess of the dance comes to Earth to take over a musical lampooning the gods.
Gilda (1946) as Asst to prod
A gambler discovers an old flame in South America, but she's married to his new boss.
The Man from Guntown (1935) as Production Manager

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