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Lew Borzage

Lew Borzage



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Director (feature film)

The Dunwich Horror (1970) as 1st & 2nd asst dir
A demonic priest uses a young innocent to help him bring banished elder gods back to Earth.
The Devil's 8 (1969) as Assistant Director
Wild in the Streets (1968) as Assistant Director
A young man gains significant political influence as the leader of a counterculture rock band with his rallying cry of voting rights for teenagers.
Thunder Alley (1967) as Assistant Director
After a serious accident, a stock car racer joins a "Thrill Circus" where he performs stunts for amusement, but begins to yearn for his professional career again - and the girl helps him get there.
Muscle Beach Party (1964) as Assistant Director
The beach gang goes head-to-head with the bodybuilders of a new gym that's interfering with their strip on the sand.
The Time Travelers (1964) as Assistant Director
A time travel experiment that was supposed to produce a window into time turns out to be a portal instead. One of the experimenters steps through into a not-too-distant-future world that has been destroyed by nuclear war. Some of the others follow, but then the portal phases out and they can't get back. Things just get worse after that. They run across a rocket that has landed to escape pursuing enemies, bearing scientists who survived the war, and many android "slaves." The time travellers are invited to escape when the ship is again ready to blast off - but just before that happens, the scientits' enemy returns and fires on the sitting-duck ship. A very bad day for the scientists turns terminal at that point, and the 20th-century Earthlings barely escape with their skins.
Beach Party (1963) as Assistant Director
An anthropologist studies the dating habits of the teens hanging out on a nearby beach.
The Comedy of Terrors (1963) as Assistant Director
A dishonest undertaker and his sidekick create their own customers when they cannot find willing ones.
The Big Fisherman (1959) as Assistant Director
Drama that focuses on the later life of Peter, one of the closest disciples of Jesus.
Forbidden Island (1959) as Assistant Director
Jon Hall, Nan Adams, John Farrow, Jonathan Haze, Greigh Phillips, Tookie Evans, Martin Denny. A psychotic treasure hunter hires a freelance frogman to recover an emerald that went down in a shipwreck. The exotic theme song is performed by Martin Denny who also appears in the film.
China Doll (1958) as Assistant Director
A World War II veteran searches for the daughter he left behind in China.
Ghost of the China Sea (1958) as Assistant Director
The Missouri Traveler (1958) as Assistant Director
A 15-year old runaway orphan determines to make it on his own as a farmer.
The Boss (1956) as Assistant Director
A crusading politician falls prey to the temptations of power.
Around the World in 80 Days (1956) as 1st asst dir, Lawton, OK
A Victorian gentleman bets that he can beat the world's record for circling the globe.
Pearl of the South Pacific (1955) as Assistant Director
Two beachcombers with a yacht join woman-with-a-past Rita on a quest for black pearls on a secret island. Arrived, they find another white man has made himself high priest; but George, the latter's handome son, is fair game for Rita, who lands in the guise of a missionary! The inevitable conflict over the pearls brings violence and corruption to the quiet island.
Escape to Burma (1955) as Assistant Director
A local prince in British Burma has been killed, apparently by his prospecting partner Jim Brecan. The bereaved father wants Brecan's head, no questions asked, but Captain Cardigan of the colonial police hopes to find him first for a fair trial. Meanwhile, Brecan finds refuge on the teak plantation of wealthy colonial Gwen Moore, where mutual attraction soon makes him indispensable...
The Treasure of Pancho Villa (1955) as Assistant Director
An American adventurer competes with the famed Mexican bandit to recover a lost gold shipment.
The Spanish Main (1945) as Assistant Director
Dutch rebels in the Caribbean turn pirate and kidnap the corrupt Spanish governor's bride-to-be.
Till We Meet Again (1944) as Assistant Director
His Butler's Sister (1943) as Assistant Director
Stage Door Canteen (1943) as Assistant Director
A USO girl defies the rules when she falls for a soldier visiting the star-studded Stage Door Canteen.
Seven Sweethearts (1942) as Assistant Director
A father insists that his seven daughters marry in order, from eldest to youngest.
The Vanishing Virginian (1942) as Assistant Director
A conservative southern patriarch tries to cope with changing times.
Billy the Kid (1941) as Assistant Director
A misunderstood youngster turns into one of the West''''s most notorious outlaws.
Smilin' Through (1941) as Assistant Director
An embittered man threatens the love life of his niece, who's a dead ringer for his lost fiancee.
The Mortal Storm (1940) as Assistant Director
The Third Reich's rise tears apart a German family.
Strange Cargo (1940) as Assistant Director
Devil's Island escapees are changed forever by a prisoner who thinks he's Jesus.
Flight Command (1940) as Assistant Director
A cocky cadet tries to prove himself during flight training.
I Take This Woman (1940) as Assistant Director
A tenement doctor's marriage to a European refugee threatens his practice.
The Shining Hour (1938) as Assistant Director
A nightclub dancer marries into society and has to contend with her jealous sister-in-law.
Three Comrades (1938) as Assistant Director
Three life-long friends share their love for a dying woman against the turbulent backdrop of Germany between the wars.
Green Light (1937) as Assistant Director
An idealistic doctor sacrifices his career to protect an elderly surgeon.
Mannequin (1937) as assistant Director
A small-time crook's wife falls for a shipping magnate.
Big City (1937) as Assistant Director
An honest cab driver fights against corruption.
History Is Made at Night (1937) as Assistant Director
A romantic headwaiter fights to save a woman from her possessive ex-husband.
Hearts Divided (1936) as Assistant Director
Napoleon's younger brother falls for a girl from Baltimore.
Desire (1936) as Assistant Director
Before they can marry, two society types run off with lower-class loves.
Shipmates Forever (1935) as Assistant Director
An admiral''''s son gives up the Navy for a career as a song-and-dance man.
Flirtation Walk (1934) as Assistant Director
A West Point cadet falls for his commanding officer's daughter.
No Greater Glory (1934) as Assistant Director
A frail boy fights to win acceptance from the leader of a street gang.
Little Man, What Now? (1934) as Assistant Director
Impoverished newlyweds travel from the country to Berlin to find success. At first, things look rosy, but when the Pinnebergs discover that the husband's stepmother--with whom they are now living--is a notorious madame, groom and pregnant bride must take to the road.
Secrets (1933) as Assistant Director
A New England society girl braves the West to help her husband build his fortune.
After Tomorrow (1932) as Assistant Director
A Farewell to Arms (1932) as Assistant Director
An American serving in World War I falls for a spirited nurse.
Young America (1932) as Assistant Director
Already in trouble with the law, Arthur and his friend Nutty break into a drugstore to get medicine for Nutty's grandmother. The druggist's wife, Mrs. Doray, asks for custody. When he hears them arguing over him, Arthur runs away. When he returns Mr. Doray is being held up by bandits at the drugstore.
Doctors' Wives (1931) as Assistant Director
Bad Girl (1931) as Assistant Director
Young As You Feel (1931) as Assistant Director
Liliom (1930) as Assistant Director
Song o' My Heart (1930) as Assistant Director
A great tenor retires to the Irish countryside.
They Had To See Paris (1929) as Assistant Director
Oklahoma mechanic Pike Peters finds himself part owner of an oil field. His wife Idy, hitherto content, decides the family must go to Paris to get "culture" and meet "the right kind of people." Pike and his grown son and daughter soon have flirtatious French admirers; Idy rents a chateau from an impoverished aristocrat; while Pike responds to each new development with homespun wit. In the inevitable clash, will pretentiousness and sophistication or common sense triumph?
The River (1929) as Assistant Director
Lucky Star (1929) as Assistant Director
War injuries come between a farm girl and her beau.
Street Angel (1928) as Assistant Director
A pretty escaped convict hides out in a circus and finds love.
7th Heaven (1927) as Assistant Director
A romance in which a seventh floor apartment represents heaven for a couple seeking to escap from time and the outside world.
Early To Wed (1926) as Assistant Director

Cast (feature film)

Jeanne Eagels (1957) as Assistant director
The famed actress fights drug addiction to build a career and find love.

Producer (feature film)

That's My Man (1947) as Associate Producer
I've Always Loved You (1946) as Associate Producer
A conductor means to destroy the career of a former student, pianist Myra Hassman. Showing no mercy, he conspires to ruin her even as she wrestles with Rachmaninoff at Carnegie Hall.

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