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Director (feature film)

O. Henry's Full House (1952) as Asst dir of "The Last Leaf"
Five stories reveal O. Henry''s gift for the surprise ending.
Love Nest (1951) as Assistant Director
Newlyweds try to manage a New York apartment building and its eccentric tenants.
Bird of Paradise (1951) as Assistant Director
Broken Arrow (1950) as Assistant Director
A former soldier sets out to create peace between white settlers and the Apache.
Sand (1949) as Assistant Director
Jeff Keane's expensive showhorse escapes from a train and runs wild in the Colorado wilderness. Keane searches for the horse while the horse learns the ways of the wild.
It Happens Every Spring (1949) as Assistant Director
A scientist invents a baseball that can''''t be hit.
So Dear to My Heart (1949) as Photoplay asst dir
A farm boy adopts a black lamb and tries to keep it out of trouble.
Green Grass of Wyoming (1948) as Assistant Director
A roving stallion causes problems for Wyoming ranchers when he leads their blue-blooded racing mares off to join his wild horse herd.
Cry of the City (1948) as Assistant Director
Petty crook and cop-killer Martin Rome, in bad shape from wounds in the hospital prison ward, still refuses to help slimy lawyer Niles clear his client by confessing to another crime. Police Lt. Candella must check Niles' allegation; a friend of the Rome family, he walks a tightrope between sentiment and cynicism. When Martin fears Candella will implicate his girlfriend Teena, he'll do anything to protect her. How many others will he drag down to disaster with him?
Smoky (1946) as Assistant Director
A Western loner forges a bond with a runaway horse.
It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog (1946) as Assistant Director
Reporter Henry Barton, just out of the Army, is chagrined to be made Science Editor while his old crime reporter job goes to Bess. Against orders, Henry probes a racketeering case, and is in a Brooklyn tavern when beautiful Julia comes in with a well-trained Doberman Pinscher and with the dog's aid proceeds to rob the place... or does she? More complications ensue, with a "battle of the sexes" undertone.
Thunderhead, Son of Flicka (1945) as Assistant Director
The Bullfighters (1945) as Assistant Director
The boys are detectives working in Mexico. Laurel happens to resemble a famous matador who has disappeared, and he is enlisted to replace him in the bullring.
Roger Touhy, Gangster (1944) as Assistant Director
In the Meantime, Darling (1944) as Assistant Director
A young bride who comes from a rich family has a hard time adjusting to life in a boarding house with other soldiers and their wives. Her spoiled ways cause resentment from the other wives and problems with her husband.
Tampico (1944) as Assistant Director
Oil-tanker Captain Manson rescues Kathie Hall after her ship is sunk by a U-boat. He marries her. When his ship is sunk and she is suspected because she has no identification. Manson tries to clear her of the charge and discovers that his first mate, Adamson, is a German agent.
Bomber's Moon (1943) as Assistant Director
American bomber pilot Captain Jeff Dakin (George Montgomery) is shot down on a bombing raid over German-held territory. As his crew bails out, Jeff sees his bombadier brother, Lt. Danny Dakin (Richard Graham), machine-gunned to death as he is drifting to earth. After being taken prisoner Jeff learns the name of the man who murdered his brother---Nazi ace Major Von Streicher (Martin Kosleck). In the concentration camp he begins a plan of escape with two other prisoners; Czech prisoner Captain Paul Husnik (Kent Taylor) and a young Russian doctor, Alexandra "Alec" Zoreisch (Annabella). The three escape during an air raid. Jeff begins to take a dislike to Paul over several incidents that arouse his suspicions. Actually Paul is Gestapo officer Paul van Brock who has engineered the escape in the hope that the Alec will lead him to the leaders of the underground movement. They manage to reach the home of a friend of Alec's father, where Paul reveals his true colors by killing the underground leader and calling the Gestapo. Jeff overpowers Paul and he and Alec escape and elude the Nazi agents. Reaching Holland, where plans have been set for their escape, Jeff learns that the plane in which he was shot down has been re-built by the Nazis for a mysterious flight to England. He refuses to take the boat with Alec and, disguised as a German soldier, learns the details of the flight plan and that the man who murdered his brother, Von Streicher, is to pilot the plane. Jeff steals a Nazi plane and heads for the English Channel to intercept Von Streicher.
My Friend Flicka (1943) as Assistant Director
A boy''s love for a horse helps him grow up.
The Loves of Edgar Allan Poe (1942) as Assistant Director
Edgar Allen Poe (John Shepperd) led an unhappy childhood, broken only by the unceasing devotion of his foster mother, Mrs. Frances Allan (Mary Howard), whose loving ministrations gave him courage to carry out his desire to write. His first love was Elmira Royster (Virginia Gilmore), and though she married another while he was at the University of Virginia, he could never purge his thoughts of her and, under the influence of her spell, he poured out the deepest passions of his heart. After a discouraging period during which he was disowned by his foster father and lost his appointment to West Point, he found the love that tamed his restless heart with Virginia Clemm (Linda Darnell). After he and Virginia married, Poe did his greatest creative work, writing for the Southern Literary Messenger and Graham's Magazine.
The Night Before the Divorce (1942) as Assistant Director
Sundown Jim (1942) as Assistant Director
On the Sunny Side (1942) as Assistant Director
Young America (1942) as Assistant Director
Golden Hoofs (1941) as Assistant Director
The Reluctant Dragon (1941) as Assistant Director
Robert Benchley learns about the animation process at Walt Disney Studios while trying to pitch an idea for a cartoon.
Small Town Deb (1941) as Assistant Director
Family bickering features young daughter (Withers) favored by her father (Kellaway) and older daughter (Wright) by favored by snobbish mother (Alexander).
Dance Hall (1941) as Assistant Director
Singer Lili Brown is attracted to dance hall manager Duke till she realizes he does that to all the girls. Nice guy Duke sets her up with composer Joe Brooks.
Marry the Bo$$'$ Daughter (1941) as Assistant Director
Young man from Kansas (Edwards) goes to New York to work for his tycoon-hero (Barbier). His superiors won't listen to his ideas about business, but the boss and his daughter (Joyce) do.
Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum (1940) as Assistant Director
A wax museum run by a demented doctor contains statues of such crime figures as Jack the Ripper and Bluebeard the Pirate. In addition to making wax statues the doctor performs plastic surgery. It is here that an arch fiend takes refuge. The museum also houses a statue of Charlie. Frustrated number-two son kicks statue in rear; oops, number-two son wrong in his assumption.
Pier 13 (1940) as Assistant Director
Jennie (1940) as Assistant Director
Young As You Feel (1940) as Assistant Director
Father (Prouty) sells his drugstore and the Jones family heads for New York to enjoy sophisticated city life. They lose all their money before deciding to go back home. This was the last Jones family movie.
Second Fiddle (1939) as Assistant Director
A Hollywood PR man tries to turn a Minnesota teacher into a star.
The Cisco Kid and the Lady (1939) as Assistant Director
Just as Harbison kills a miner, Cisco and Gordito arrive and the dying miner rips his map into three pieces. Harbison tries to get the other two pieces but Cisco continues to outwit him. When Cisco takes the map from Billie who took it from Harbison, she identifies him and he is jailed. Having a change of heart she has a plan to get him out and he has a plan to trap Harbison.
The Jones Family in Hollywood (1939) as Assistant Director
Too Busy to Work (1939) as Assistant Director
Mr. Moto's Last Warning (1939) as Assistant Director
A Japanese spy tries to stop secret agents from blowing up the Suez Canal to trigger world war.
Mr. Moto Takes a Vacation (1939) as Assistant Director
Mr. Moto is after a robber who takes the royal jewels from the Tower of London. He is aided by an archaeologist who is looking for Cleopatra's crown in Egypt.
Heaven with a Barbed Wire Fence (1939) as Assistant Director
Everybody's Baby (1939) as Assistant Director
Charlie Chan in Reno (1939) as Assistant Director
Mary Whitman has gone to Reno to obtain a divorce. While there she is arrested on suspicion of murdering a fellow guest at her hotel (which specializes in divorcers). There are many others at the hotel who wanted the victim out of the way. Charlie comes from his home in Honolulu to solve the murder.
The Escape (1939) as Assistant Director
An embittered Louie Peronni (Edward Norris) returns from prison to find that his sister, Juli Peronni (Amanda Duff), is engaged to policeman Eddie Farrell (Kane Richmond), and also finds that his secret wife Annie Qualen (June Gale) has placed their baby girl in a foundling home. With his old gang again, Louie plans a robbery of a fur warehouse. Louie shoots down the night watchman and is trailed home where his father Guiseppe Peronni (Henry Armetta) persuades him not to fight it out with the police. Determined to let Louie take the full rap, the gang kidnaps the district attorney's daughter. Annie informs Louie that the kidnapped child is really their own and was adopted from the foundling home.
Mysterious Mr. Moto (1938) as Assistant Director
Mr. Moto has himself imprisoned on Devil's Island so he can help his cellmate (Ames) escape and thereby get the goods on a gang of international killers.
Sharpshooters (1938) as Assistant Director
Mr. Moto's Gamble (1938) as Assistant Director
Mr. Moto must discover who poisoned a fighter in the boxing ring. This movie began as "Charlie Chan at the Ringside," but Warner Oland died during the filming so it was switched to a Mr. Moto.
City Girl (1938) as Assistant Director
She Had to Eat (1937) as Assistant Director
Time Out for Romance (1937) as Assistant Director
Charlie Chan at the Olympics (1937) as Assistant Director
Spies have an invention which will allow its posessor to remote-control flying aircraft. The U.S. Navy, the Berlin police, and No. 1 son Lee Chan (a member of the U.S. Swim Team at the Berlin Olympics) help Charlie capture the spies.
45 Fathers (1937) as Assistant Director
You Can't Have Everything (1937) as Assistant Director
Starving playwright Judith Wells meets playboy writer of musicals, George Macrae, over a plate of stolen spaghetti. He persuades producer Sam Gordon to buy her ridiculous play "North Winds" just to improve his romantic chances, and even persuades her to sing in the sort of show she pretends to despise. But just when their romance is going well, Gordon's former flame Lulu reveals the ace up her sleeve...
Big Town Girl (1937) as Assistant Director
Gentle Julia (1936) as Assistant Director
Follow Your Heart (1936) as Assistant Director
Under Two Flags (1936) as Assistant Director
Sergeant Victor comes to the French Foreign Legion after taking the blame for his brother's crime. Cigarette falls in love with him though Major Doyle is in love with her. Doyle sends Victor on dangerous assignments to be rid of him. He falls in love with Lady Venetia Cunningham, a visitor to the garrison.
Here's to Romance (1935) as Assistant Director
Spring Tonic (1935) as Assistant Director
Helldorado (1934) as Assistant Director
Marie Galante (1934) as Assistant Director
Marie is kidnapped and taken aboard ship, then thrown off at Yucatan. She winds up singing in a cafe in the Panama Canal zone. There she gets involved in a plot to destroy the canal and runs into American intelligence officer Crawbett.
Coming Out Party (1934) as Assistant Director
Change of Heart (1934) as Assistant Director
Janet Gaynor and James Dunn and their close friends Charles Farrell and Ginger Rogers graduate from a West Coast college and fly to New York City to find work.
Hot Pepper (1933) as Assistant Director
Walls of Gold (1933) as Assistant Director
My Lips Betray (1933) as Assistant Director
Second Hand Wife (1933) as Assistant Director
Shanghai Madness (1933) as Assistant Director
In the 1920s Pat Jackson destroys a Chinese post and is discharged from the Navy. Li Po Chang hires him to run a gunboat up the river. He drops Wildeth off at a mission for safety, but when his boat returns the mission is being attacked by communists. If he can drive off the communists he may be restored to the Navy and receive permission to marry Wildeth.
She Wanted a Millionaire (1932) as Assistant Director
Impoverished Jane Miller is loved by millionaire Roger and newspaperman William. Though William warns her otherwise, she goes with the millionaire to his French chateau where she risks terrible cruelty and even death.
The Painted Woman (1932) as Assistant Director
After becoming involved in a killing, Kiddo gets on board Boyton's ship. When he learns what happened he dumps her on a South Sea island. Tom Brian marries her, and when Boynton returns he's furious (he wanted to marry her). When Boyton is killed Kiddo is accused of the crime and even Tom thinks she's guilty.
Cheaters at Play (1932) as Assistant Director
Society Girl (1932) as Assistant Director
Too Busy to Work (1932) as Assistant Director
A hobo searches the countryside for the daughter he lost when his wife left him.
Amateur Daddy (1932) as Assistant Director
Charlie Chan's Chance (1932) as Assistant Director
Charlie is the intended murder victim here, and he avoids death only by chance. To find the murderer (since, of course, murder does occur), Charlie must outguess Scotland Yard and New York City police.
Young Sinners (1931) as Assistant Director
Mr. Lemon of Orange (1931) as Assistant Director
So This Is London (1930) as Assistant Director
The Sky Hawk (1930) as Assistant Director
Tol'able David (1930) as Assistant Director
The Big Party (1930) as Assistant Director
Thru Different Eyes (1929) as Assistant Director
Mother Knows Best (1928) as Assistant Director
Sharp Shooters (1928) as Assistant Director
Love Hungry (1928) as Assistant Director
Slaves of Beauty (1927) as Assistant Director
Pajamas (1927) as Assistant Director
Ankles Preferred (1927) as Assistant Director
Hard Boiled (1926) as Assistant Director
Wings of the Storm (1926) as Assistant Director
The Lucky Horseshoe (1925) as Assistant Director
The Best Bad Man (1925) as Assistant Director

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