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Also Known As: Died: October 3, 1998
Born: April 17, 1914 Cause of Death: kidney failure
Birth Place: Kokomo, Indiana, USA Profession: Art Director ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Out of the Fog (1919) as Brad Standish

Art Director (feature film)

2.
Corky (1972) as Art Director
An arrogant stock-car racer ignores his family.
3.
Wild Rovers (1971) as Art Director
An aging cowboy joins up with a beginner to rob banks.
4.
Earth II (1971)
The story of day to day operations aboard a space station called Earth II.
5.
Pretty Maids All in a Row (1971) as Art Director
A young man''s first sexual explorations are threatened by a string of murders.
6.
The Phantom Tollbooth (1970) as Art dir for live action seq
A bored boy enters a fantasy world where letters and numbers are at war.
7.
Dirty Dingus Magee (1970) as Art Director
A two-bit outlaw's attempts to strike it rich put him in conflict with a bungling sheriff.
8.
The Moonshine War (1970) as Art Director
A revenuer tries to destroy a sadistic bootlegger's still.
9.
...tick...tick...tick... (1970) as Art Director
A black sheriff's arrival sets off racial fireworks in a small southern town.
10.
The Traveling Executioner (1970) as Art Director
(Com '70). Stacy Keach, Marianna Hill, Bud Cort, Graham Jarvis, M. Emmet Walsh, Ford Rainey, Stefan Gierasch. Stacy Keach gives an offbeat, flamboyant performance as Jonas Candide, an executioner for hire who tours the country (circa 1918) with his portable electric chair and idiot assistant (Bud Cort). A bizarre black comedy produced and directed by Jack Smight (THE ILLUSTRATED MAN).
11.
The Strawberry Statement (1970) as Art Director
A college student joins a group of revolutionaries to meet girls but ends up committed to their goals.
12.
Brewster McCloud (1970) as Art Director
A mysterious boy living in the Houston Astrodome dreams of building himself a pair of wings.
13.
Zigzag (1970) as Art Director
A dying man frames himself for murder so his widow can collect the reward.
14.
The Extraordinary Seaman (1969) as Art Director
Marooned sailors discover a World War II ship haunted by its late captain.
15.
Marlowe (1969) as Art Director
Detective Philip Marlowe probes the seedy underbelly of Los Angeles in search of a woman's missing sister.
16.
The Gypsy Moths (1969) as Art Director
A trio of barnstorming skydivers finds love and heartache at one small-town stop.
17.
Heaven With a Gun (1969) as Art Director
A gunslinger-turned-preacher is forced to return to his old ways.
18.
Operation Heartbeat (1969)
Edward G. Robinson's dignified performance as the aging surgeon whose heart transplant gets his protege slapped with a lawsuit after the donor's wife charges that her husband was allowed to die so that the young doctor could save his mentor highlights this pilot movie for the popular "Medical Center" series (1969-76). Chad Everett assumed the part originated by Richard Bradford (who virtually disappeared as Everett's star ascended), while James Daly and Audrey Totter continued as regulars.
19.
The Trouble with Girls (1969) as Art Director
A traveling show's star gets involved in a small-town murder case.
20.
Then Came Bronson (1969)
A young newspaperman drops out following his friend's suicide, sets out cross-country on his motorcycle in his quest for the meaning of life and befriends a runaway bride, Another searching soul, in this variation of the "Route 66" series-becoming involved weekly in the lives of diverse people subsequently during the 1969-70 TV season. Veteran actor Akim Tamiroff made his farewell TV appearance in this one.
21.
The Maltese Bippy (1969) as Art Director
A porn star thinks he's become a werewolf.
22.
Live a Little, Love a Little (1968) as Art Director
A photographer tries to keep his conservative boss from learning that he's moonlighting for a girlie magazine.
23.
For Singles Only (1968) as Art Director
John Saxon, Lana Wood, Mary Ann Mobley, Mark Richman, Ann Elder, Chris Noel, Marty Ingels, Milton Berle. This typically tacky Sam Katzman sex comedy about the comings and goings of swinging singles in a California apartment complex is notable for the musical appearances of Cal Tjader, The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, The Lewis and Clarke Expedition, The Sunshine Company and the Walter Wanderly Trio with Talya Ferro.
24.
The Power (1968) as Art Director
A scientist tries to unmask a murderous genius with psychic powers.
25.
The Legend of Lylah Clare (1968) as Art Director
An obsessed movie director grooms an unknown to play his deceased movie-star wife.
26.
The Shoes of the Fisherman (1968) as Art Director
International intrigue follows the election of the first Russian pope.
27.
The Split (1968) as Art Director
A gang of thieves plots to rob the Los Angeles Coliseum box office during a Rams game.
28.
The Young Runaways (1968) as Art Director
Three teenage runaways leave home for life in the big city for a variety of reasons. Fortunately, a kind soul (Dick Sargent) offers the teens refuge in his home. Richard Dreyfuss makes an early film appearance as a lazy, draft-dodging car thief.
29.
Stay Away, Joe (1968) as Art Director
A young Indian tries to save his failing reservation by selling grazing rights to a corrupt tycoon.
30.
Day of the Evil Gun (1968) as Art Director
A gunman tries to control a vengeful farmer whose wife has been kidnapped.
31.
Speedway (1968) as Art Director
A race car driver tries to outrun the beautiful tax auditor out to settle his account.
32.
A Time To Sing (1968) as Art Director
A singer hides his love of music to please his restrictive guardian.
33.
Where Were You When the Lights Went Out? (1968) as Art Director
A married woman can't figure out how she got pregnant during the New York blackout.
34.
The Impossible Years (1968) as Art Director
A psychiatrist's mental health is tested when his daughter starts dating.
35.
Ice Station Zebra (1968) as Art Director
A sub commander on a perilous mission must ferret out a Soviet agent on his ship.
36.
Sol Madrid (1968) as Art Director
An undercover narcotics agent tries to track a Mafia chief.
37.
The Last Challenge (1967) as Art Director
A young gun wants to make his name by shooting it out with the town marshal.
38.
Return of the Gunfighter (1967)
An aging gunfighter tries to help a younger man accused of murder.
39.
Welcome to Hard Times (1967) as Art Director
A broken-down sheriff tries to help his town stand against a mysterious outlaw.
40.
Don't Make Waves (1967) as Art Director
A swimming-pool salesman gets mixed up with beauty queens and bodybuilders when he falls in love.
41.
The Fastest Guitar Alive (1967) as Art Director
When the Civil War ends, Confederate spies have to return the fortune they just stole.
42.
Riot on Sunset Strip (1967) as Art Director
43.
The Venetian Affair (1967) as Art Director
A reporter investigates an American diplomat's murder in Venice.
44.
The Love-Ins (1967) as Art Director
A former college professor becomes a cult's Messiah and sexually preys on its young women.
45.
Scorpio Letters (1967)
A spy thriller involving an American who is enlisted by British Intelligence to replace one of its recently murdered agents and smash a ring of blackmailers -- James Bond style -- headed by a nefarious figure known as Scorpio. One of the early telefeatures filmed on location rather than on the back lot.
46.
The Karate Killers (1967) as Art Direction
The men from U.N.C.L.E. fight off karate-chopping henchmen to track down a secret formula.
47.
Doctor, You've Got To Be Kidding (1967) as Art Director
Four suitors pursue a pregnant singer to the maternity ward.
48.
Point Blank (1967) as Art Director
A gangster plots an elaborate revenge on the wife and partner who did him dirty.
49.
Hot Rods to Hell (1967) as Art Director
A family traveling through the desert is set up by a teen gang.
50.
Double Trouble (1967) as Art Director
A teen heiress falls for an American rock singer in London.
51.
Spinout (1966) as Art Director
A singing race-car driver has to choose among three amorous females.
52.
Seven Women (1966) as Art Director
The women staffing an isolated Chinese mission fight to survive a bandit attack.
53.
To Trap a Spy (1966) as Art Director
Secret agents try to stop the assassination of an African leader touring the U.S.
54.
The Spy in the Green Hat (1966) as Art Direction
Secret agents fight to keep a criminal mastermind from altering the course of the Gulf Stream.
55.
The Spy With My Face (1966) as Art Director
Enemy agents turn one of their own into a dead ringer for Man from U.N.C.L.E. Napoleon Solo.
56.
One Spy Too Many (1966) as Art Direction
U.N.C.L.E. agents Napoleon Solo and Ilya Kuryakin try to keep a madman from conquering the world.
57.
The Money Trap (1966) as Art Director
A cop with financial problems turns crooked.
58.
The Glass Bottom Boat (1966) as Art Director
A woman writing a scientist''s biography is mistaken for a spy.
59.
Made in Paris (1966) as Art Director
A young fashion designer is transformed by her first trip to Paris.
60.
Hold On! (1966) as Art Director
Rocket scientists consider naming a space ship after Herman's Hermits.
61.
Penelope (1966) as Art Director
A neglected wife turns to bank robbery to get her husband's attention.
62.
Mister Buddwing (1966) as Art Director
A man suffering from amnesia confronts a series of women in his search for his memory.
63.
Dangerous Days Of Kiowa Jones (1966)
A drifter deputized by a dying sheriff fights to bring two killers to justice.
64.
Girl Happy (1965) as Art Director
A rock singer is hired to chaperone a gangster's daughter in Fort Lauderdale.
65.
Joy in the Morning (1965) as Art Director
A law student and his bride try to build a life together despite her fear of intimacy.
66.
Signpost to Murder (1965) as Art Director
A convicted murderer, who escaped from a mental institution, hides out in the home of a woman whose husband is missing.
67.
Clarence, the Cross-Eyed Lion (1965) as Art Director
Animal doctors fight to protect the wildlife of Africa.
68.
The Rounders (1965) as Art Director
Two ne'er-do-well cowpokes look for sex and easy money in the modern West.
69.
When the Boys Meet the Girls (1965) as Art Director
A wealthy playboy gives up partying to help a Nevada farm girl make her ranch a success.
70.
The Cincinnati Kid (1965) as Art Director
Card sharps try to deal with personal problems during a big game in New Orleans.
71.
A Patch of Blue (1965) as Art Director
A blind white girl falls in love with a black man.
72.
Quick, Before It Melts (1965) as Art Director
The team at an Antarctic station try to fly in a planeload of girls.
73.
Once a Thief (1965) as Art Director
A young ex-con trying to go straight gets caught up in another criminal scheme.
74.
The Sandpiper (1965) as Art Director
An Episcopal priest falls for a free-living artist.
75.
Harum Scarum (1965) as Art Director
An American film star is kidnapped in the Middle East.
76.
36 Hours (1965) as Art Director
Nazis kidnap a key American intelligence officer and try to convince him that World War II is over.
77.
The Singing Nun (1965) as Art Director
Fanciful biography of the Belgian nun who briefly made the hit parade.
78.
Zebra in the Kitchen (1965) as Art Director
A young boy tries to liberate animals from the city zoo.
79.
The Americanization of Emily (1964) as Art Director
A British war widow falls for an opportunistic American sailor during World War II.
80.
Get Yourself a College Girl (1964) as Art Director
A music publisher courts a student songwriter at a ski resort.
81.
The Outrage (1964) as Art Director
A Mexican bandit's crimes receive wildly different interpretations from four witnesses.
82.
Honeymoon Hotel (1964) as Art Director
Two bachelors on the prowl accidentally book a vacation at a resort for newlyweds.
83.
A Global Affair (1964) as Art Director
A U.N. official tries to locate the mother of an abandoned baby.
84.
Looking for Love (1964) as Art Director
A promising singer has to choose between show business and marriage.
85.
Your Cheatin' Heart (1964) as Art Director
Legendary country-western singer Hank Williams uses alcohol to deal with the pressures of fame.
86.
7 Faces of Dr. Lao (1964) as Art Director
A Chinese showman uses his magical powers to save a Western town from itself.
87.
Sunday in New York (1964) as Art Director
A philandering pilot gets real moral, real fast when his sister contemplates a premarital fling.
88.
Mail Order Bride (1964) as Art Director
An aging cowhand tries to help a young rancher settle down by buying him a wife.
89.
Advance to the Rear (1964) as Art Director
Civil War rejects are sent to the West, supposedly out of harm's way.
90.
Kissin' Cousins (1964) as Art Director
A singing military officer gets mixed up with his look-alike hillbilly cousin.
91.
Viva Las Vegas (1964) as Art Director
A race-car driver falls for a pretty swimming instructor who wants him to slow down his career.
92.
The Unsinkable Molly Brown (1964) as Art Director
Musical biography of the backwoods girl who struck it rich in Colorado and survived the Titanic.
93.
How the West Was Won (1963) as Art Director
Three generations of pioneers take part in the forging of the American West.
94.
It Happened at the World's Fair (1963) as Art Director
A pilot's efforts to help a lost girl at the Seattle World's Fair lead to love.
95.
The Hook (1963) as Art Director
Three soldiers in Korea go through inner torment when they''re ordered to execute an enemy soldier.
96.
The Prize (1963) as Art Director
An American Nobel Prize-winner mixes it up with spies when he travels to Stockholm to collect his award.
97.
Hootenanny Hoot (1963) as Art Director
Television producers discover country/western music at a small-town college.
98.
Twilight of Honor (1963) as Art Director
A struggling lawyer takes on a controversial murder case that could make or break him.
99.
The Courtship of Eddie's Father (1963) as Art Director
A young boy plays matchmaker for his widowed father.
100.
A Ticklish Affair (1963) as Art Director
A naval commander gets mixed up with a widow and her three children.
101.
The Wheeler Dealers (1963) as Art Director
Texas tycoons try to mix love with finance on a trip to New York.
102.
Drums of Africa (1963) as Art Director
Three adventurers fight the slave trade in turn-of-the-century Africa.
103.
The Horizontal Lieutenant (1962) as Art Director
During World War II, an inept intelligence officer falls hard for a military nurse.
104.
Jumbo (1962) as Art Director
The daughter of a circus owner fights to save her father from a takeover spearheaded by the man she loves.
105.
The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1962) as Art Director
Members of an Argentinian family fight on opposite sides during World War II.
106.
Ride the High Country (1962) as Art Director
Two aging gunslingers sign on to transport gold from a remote mining town.
107.
Mutiny on the Bounty (1962) as Art Director
Lavish remake of the classic tale of the villainous Captain Bligh who drives his crew to revolt during a South Seas expedition.
108.
Boys' Night Out (1962) as Art Director
A psychology student researches infidelity by becoming a platonic kept woman for four buddies.
109.
Sweet Bird of Youth (1962) as Art Director
A young gigolo returns to his southern hometown in search of the lost love of his youth.
110.
Two Weeks in Another Town (1962) as Art Director
A recovering alcoholic film director tries for a comeback in Rome.
111.
All Fall Down (1962) as Art Director
A young drifter's romance with an older woman is threatened by his possessive mother.
112.
The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm (1962) as Art Director
Fanciful biography of the German fairy-tale collectors, with reenactments of three of their stories.
113.
Period of Adjustment (1962) as Art Director
A newlywed couple''s honeymoon is disrupted by their friends'' marital problems.
114.
Atlantis, the Lost Continent (1961) as Art Director
A Greek fisherman gets caught up in court intrigue in a land of scientific wonders.
115.
The Honeymoon Machine (1961) as Art Director
Two sailors discover a way to beat the roulette tables in a Venice casino.
116.
Two Loves (1961) as Art Director
A conservative teacher struggles with her values while teaching natives in New Zealand.
117.
A Thunder of Drums (1961) as Art Director
A green Cavalry lieutenant learns the ropes fast when he's shipped out West.
118.
Go Naked in the World (1961) as Art Director
A powerful businessman opposes his son's involvement with a woman with a past.
119.
Ada (1961) as Art Director
A call girl weds an easygoing politician and helps him against corrupt state officials.
120.
Bachelor in Paradise (1961) as Art Director
A writer moves into a housing development to study married couples.
121.
The Subterraneans (1960) as Art Director
122.
Cimarron (1960) as Art Director
A pioneer couple plays a major role in the settling of Oklahoma.
123.
Key Witness (1960) as Art Director
A street gang pressures the man whose testimony could put them behind bars.
124.
All the Fine Young Cannibals (1960) as Art Director
An ambitious farm girl rushes into marriage with a rich man, almost destroying four lives in the process.
125.
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1960) as Art Director
Classic Mark Twain story of a young troublemaker who tries to help a runaway slave.
126.
Home from the Hill (1960) as Art Director
A southern landowner's family is torn apart by the revelation that he has an illegitimate son.
127.
Where the Boys Are (1960) as Art Director
College coeds go looking for love during spring break in Fort Lauderdale.
128.
Platinum High School (1960) as Art Director
Re-issued in 1964 as "Trouble At Sixteen" by Cinema Associates as part of a double-bill with "Girls Town" (now called "The Innocent and the Damned" and a rather descriptive title considering the cast), this film takes place at an exclusive military academy on Sabre Island (played by Catalina Island) attended by rich young delinquents who think money puts them above the law. Enter Steve Conway (Mickey Rooney) there to investigate the death of his son, whom he has been told died in an accident. The Mick is quickly in five feet of trouble (over his eyebrows) when he is met with hostility by the school's commandant, Major Redfern Kelly (Dan Duryea) and the latter's sweetheart-secretary Jennifer Evans (Terry Moore); intimidated by the cadet drill instructor, Vince Perley (Christopher Dark) and the P.E. instructor Hack Marlow (Richard Jaeckel); attempts are made on his life by a cadet trio known as "The Three Beasts", and he is trapped in a three-against-one fight with rifles, although memory fails as to just where Rooney came up with his rifle. Just to keep him tested there is a big-speedboat vs. small-motor boat (Rooney's craft of course) chase in shark-infested waters. That comes right after he makes a startling discovery when he talks to his son's former roommate Chip Hastings (Warren Berlinger).
129.
Please Don't Eat the Daisies (1960) as Art Director
A drama critic and his family try to adjust to life in the country.
130.
The Gazebo (1960) as Art Director
A suburban couple tries to cope with a murder victim whose body refuses to stay put.
131.
Bells Are Ringing (1960) as Art Director
An answering service operator gets mixed up in her clients' lives.
132.
BUtterfield 8 (1960) as Art Director
A party girl ruins her life when she falls for a married man.
133.
The Diary of Anne Frank (1959) as Art Director
A young girl comes of age while hiding from the Nazis.
134.
This Earth Is Mine (1959) as Art Director
In 1931, Elizabeth Rambeau comes from England to live in California with her aunt and uncle of a winemaking dynasty, who are still wealthy despite 12 years of Prohibition. Object: marriage to the heir of another vineyard, to further consolidate holdings in the Valley. But John Rambeau, Elizabeth's illegitimate cousin, has other ideas about who she should marry, and sharply opposes patriarch Philippe's refusal to sell wine grapes to bootleggers. John's activities bring violence to the valley, and soap opera to the Rambeau family...
135.
The Girl Most Likely (1958) as Art Director
A girl accepts three wedding proposals at once and dreams of marriage to each man.
136.
Funny Face (1957) as Art Director
A fashion photographer turns a Greenwich Village unknown into an international supermodel.
137.
Escapade in Japan (1957) as Art Director
After his plane crashes in Tokyo, an American boy tries to find his way home.
138.
Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing (1955) as Art Director
A Eurasian doctor in Hong Kong falls in love with a war orrespondent.
139.
Violent Saturday (1955) as Art Director
Crooks trigger a series of crises when they try to rob a small town bank.
140.
The Seven Year Itch (1955) as Art Director
A married man whose wife is on vacation falls for the blonde bombshell upstairs.
141.
Demetrius and the Gladiators (1954) as Art Director
A Greek slave who keeps Christ's robe after the crucifixion is sentenced to be one Caligula's gladiators.
142.
The Egyptian (1954) as Art Director
In eighteenth-dynasty Egypt, Sinuhe, a poor orphan, becomes a brilliant physician and with his friend Horemheb is appointed to the service of the new Pharoah. Sinuhe's personal triumphs and tragedies are played against the larger canvas of the turbulent events of the 18th dynasty. As Sinuhe is drawn into court intrigues, and bizarre secrets are revealed to him, he learns the answers to the questions he has sought since his birth. Short on historical accuracy but strong on plot and characterization.
143.
The Robe (1953) as Art Director
Biblical epic in which a Roman military tribune, who commands the unit that crucified Jesus Christ, tries to learn about the man he killed.
144.
Tonight We Sing (1953) as Art Director
145.
What Price Glory (1952) as Art Director
A marine captain and his top sergeant are assigned to take their company from a small village to the brutal reality of war in the trenches.
146.
5 Fingers (1952) as Art Director
A British valet in Turkey during World War II sells secrets to the Germans.
147.
People Will Talk (1951) as Art Director
A controversial doctor gets mixed up with an unwed mother.
148.
Rawhide (1951) as Art Director
Two individuals on a stage coach find themselves at the mercy of four outlaws.
149.
Dancing in the Dark (1950) as Art Director
Conceited film star Emery Slade was on top in 1932; in 1949, he's broke and still insufferable. Fox producer Crossman enlists Slade's aid to persuade broadway star Rosalie Brooks to star in the film "Bandwagon." But when Slade meets Julie Clarke, his assistant's onetime girlfriend, he decides she, not Rosalie, should get the part. No one can fathom his motives for this apparently selfless act, but there are a few tricks in the old fox yet...and he'll need them all.
150.
Mister 880 (1950) as Art Director
A beloved old man is secretly Mister 880, an amateurish counterfeiter.
151.
A Ticket to Tomahawk (1950) as Art Director
In 1876 Dawson wants to prevent a train from getting to Tomahawk CO on time, to keep it from competing with his stage coach line. Kit, who must get the train to its goal, forces Johnny aboard as the needed passenger. Madame Adelaide's showgirls (including Marilyn as Clara) ride along and, en route to Tomahawk, join Johnny in "Oh, What a Forward Young Man You Are."
152.
No Way Out (1950) as Art Director
A racist gangster forces a black doctor to tend to his injuries.
153.
All About Eve (1950) as Art Director
An ambitious young actress tries to take over a star's career and love life.
154.
The Beautiful Blonde from Bashful Bend (1949) as Art Director
Saloon-bar singer Freddie gets very angry whenever boyfriend Blackie seems to be playing around. She always packs a six-shooter, so this is bad news for anything that happens to be in the way. As this is usually the local judge's rear-end, Freddie and friend Conchita are soon hiding out teaching school in the middle of nowhere.
155.
House of Strangers (1949) as Art Director
Max Monetti is consumed with vengeance for his brothers after their betrayal of his father Gino. But after remembering his past, especially his relationship with Irene Bennett, Max realizes that his father had caused all the tension within the family and makes peace with his brothers.

Art Director (short)

156.
Rowan & Martin at the Movies (1969)
This public service short has two comedians, Dan Rowan and Dick Martin, host a show utilizing stock clips of famous celebrities.

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