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Born: May 7, 1924 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Paris, FR Profession: Producer ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Prehysteria II (1994) as Director
The five lovable mini-dinosaurs from "Prehysteria!" experience a new adventure as they help a lonely rich boy outsmart the malicious governess who is conniving to send him to a military boarding school.
2.
Robot Wars (1993) as Director
Three people unearth and repair a powerful robot in order to save the world from the domination of an evil foreigner.
3.
Prehysteria (1993) as Director
A corrupt antiques dealer steals some dinosaur eggs from a sacred cave in South America and returns to the US. Before he can sell them, a farmer and his family accidentally takes them home, where they hatch. The family is soon forced to battle the dealer and his henchmen for custody of the tiny creatures.
4.
Doctor Mordrid (1992) as Director
Two sorcerers battle in the fourth demension, one trying to destroy the Earth, the other trying to save it.
5.
Joey Takes a Cab (1991) as Director
A popular comedian who dies in the midst of his performance is given a memorial service by his show biz friends.
6.
Ghoulies II (1988) as Director
In this sequel, the fiendish creatures join a carnival.
7.
She Came to the Valley (1979) as Director
At the suggestion of a man named Bill, Willy, Pat, and their two young daughters move to the new town of Mission near the Rio Grande river. The wife, Willy, follows her dream and opens a store there. One night, Pancho Villa and his men ride in and loot the town. After her husband dies, Willy finds h
8.
Dracula's Dog (1978) as Director
Russian soldiers accidently unleash the servent of Dracula, as well as his dog, during excavationss of Romania. Together, they set out for America, to find the last descendent of the great Count.
9.
The Tramplers (1966) as Director
A Southern family becomes its own worst enemy in the Civil War aftermath. This violent Italian western with American leads was filmed in Argentina.
10.
Face of Fire (1959) as Director
A local handyman saves a child in a fire, but the burns he receives disfigure his face so much that the townspeople avoid him.
11.
I Bury the Living (1958) as Director
A cemetery keeper thinks he can mark people for death.
12.
The Young Guns (1956) as Director
A disaffected youth falls in with the wrong crowd back in 1897.

Cast (feature film)

13.
Troll (1986) as Older Husband On Tv
The perfect nuclear family moves into a new apartment building, but before they even get their bags unpacked, cutesy daughter Beck gets her body overtaken by the spirit of a hideous li'l troll hiding out in the building's basement. The girl-turned-troll then sets about transforming the building's other residents into fellow trolls and plant pods.
14.
End of the World (1977) as Awards Party Guest
After witnessing a man's death in a bizzare accident, Father Pergado goes on a spiritual retreat, where he encounters his alien double bent on world conquest.
15.
Specter of the Rose (1946) as
Ballet dancer Sanine may have murdered his first wife. A detective thinks so, and he's not the only one. Sanine is charming, if a little peculiar. Haidi, a ballerina, marries him. The company takes its new production on tour. But Sanine's control seems to be slipping...

Writer (feature film)

16.
She Came to the Valley (1979) as Screenwriter
At the suggestion of a man named Bill, Willy, Pat, and their two young daughters move to the new town of Mission near the Rio Grande river. The wife, Willy, follows her dream and opens a store there. One night, Pancho Villa and his men ride in and loot the town. After her husband dies, Willy finds h
18.
The Hellbenders (1967) as Screenwriter
19.
The Tramplers (1966) as Screenwriter
A Southern family becomes its own worst enemy in the Civil War aftermath. This violent Italian western with American leads was filmed in Argentina.
20.
Footsteps in the Night (1957) as Screenwriter
The fifth and last of the Ben Schwab productions starring Bill Elliott as a L.A. sheriff's department detective begins with Henry Johnson (Douglas Dick) being sought by the sheriff's office for the murder of his neighbor and friend,Fred Horner (Robert Shayne), whose strangled body was found in Johnson's motel apartement. Lieutenant Andy Doyle (Bill Elliott) of the Los Angeles sheriff's department learns that Johnson had been an avid card-playing gambler, and had frequently argued violently with the deceased. Trailing Johnson's fiancee, Mary Raikin (Eleanore Tanin), the police capture Johnson, who insists he did not kill Horner, but fled in panic when he discovered Johnson's body in his room after an absence of only a few minutes. It is discovered that a wealthy tenant of an adjacent motel, Bradbury (James Flavin), bears a resemblence to the murdered man, and in order to set him up as a decoy, Doyle suggests the Bradbury spread the word he is leaving for his home the next day. That night, the real killer,Pat Orvello (Gregg Palmer), sneaks into Bradbury's room to rob him, but is shot and captured by Doyle and his men. Earlier, the robber/killer had mistaken the neighboring motels, killed the wrong man in his robbery attempt, and had left the body in Johnson's room.
21.
Footsteps in the Night (1957) as Story
The fifth and last of the Ben Schwab productions starring Bill Elliott as a L.A. sheriff's department detective begins with Henry Johnson (Douglas Dick) being sought by the sheriff's office for the murder of his neighbor and friend,Fred Horner (Robert Shayne), whose strangled body was found in Johnson's motel apartement. Lieutenant Andy Doyle (Bill Elliott) of the Los Angeles sheriff's department learns that Johnson had been an avid card-playing gambler, and had frequently argued violently with the deceased. Trailing Johnson's fiancee, Mary Raikin (Eleanore Tanin), the police capture Johnson, who insists he did not kill Horner, but fled in panic when he discovered Johnson's body in his room after an absence of only a few minutes. It is discovered that a wealthy tenant of an adjacent motel, Bradbury (James Flavin), bears a resemblence to the murdered man, and in order to set him up as a decoy, Doyle suggests the Bradbury spread the word he is leaving for his home the next day. That night, the real killer,Pat Orvello (Gregg Palmer), sneaks into Bradbury's room to rob him, but is shot and captured by Doyle and his men. Earlier, the robber/killer had mistaken the neighboring motels, killed the wrong man in his robbery attempt, and had left the body in Johnson's room.
22.
The Red Badge of Courage (1951) as Adaptation
A young Union soldier fights to atone for a moment of cowardice during the Civil War.

Producer (feature film)

23.
Primevils (1997) as Producer
Four explorers uncover a strange land where mutant dinosaurs and aliens live.
24.
Backlash: Oblivion 2 (1995) as Co-Producer
Intergalactic bounty hunter Sweeney arrives in an "Old West" type town called Oblivion to arrest the outlaw Lash on several charges, including murder. Lash has just won a mine full of the valuable mineral Derconium in a card game, making him a target for Jaggar, who wants the mine in order to take o
25.
Zarkorr the Invader (1995) as Executive Producer
An ordinary man who works at the post office finds a hologram of a tiny, teenage alien, who tells him that he has been chosen to save the world by killing a giant reptile.
26.
Magic Island (1995) as Producer
When a thirteen-year-old boy starts reading a book, he is literally absorbed into its adventures. He joins a band of buccaneers in an adventure to locate Magic Island's treasure before Blackbeard and his pirates find it.
27.
Pet Shop (1994) as Co-Producer
A pair of galaxy-trotting extraterrestrials take over the local pet store in a remote desert town. Then they set their sights on abducting all the local kids by bewitching them with a spaceship full of intergalactic critters. Only young Dena Yeagher, with help from the lovable far-out furballs, has any chance of grounding the aliens' sinister plan to turn the Earth kids into space pets.
28.
Oblivion (1994) as Co-Producer
On a barren, otherworldly wasteland, a peace-loving sheriff's son reluctantly returns to the town of "Oblivion" to vanquish his father's killer after a self-imposed exile. There, he finds a savage reptilian extraterrestrial is terrorizing the desert outpost.
29.
Prehysteria II (1994) as Producer
The five lovable mini-dinosaurs from "Prehysteria!" experience a new adventure as they help a lonely rich boy outsmart the malicious governess who is conniving to send him to a military boarding school.
30.
Dragonworld (1994) as Producer
When five-year-old Johnny McGowan arrives in Scotland, he's unexpectedly befriended by a baby dragon. Years later, when a ruthless business tycoon turns the boy's fire-breathing friend into the main attraction at an amusement park, it's up to Johnny and his friend Beth to free the enchanted beast.
31.
Honey, I Blew Up the Kid (1992) as Executive Producer
Wayne Szalinski inadvertently zaps his two year old son with an enlarging contraption and the overgrown tot sets out on his own.
32.
Spellcaster (1992) as Producer
A group of people win a trip to Italy and are put up there in an old castle. When a mysterious force inside the castle begins to kill them one by one, the surviving members try to stop the murders before they become victims.
33.
Trancers III: Deth Lives (1992) as Producer
Time traveling cop is sent to the future to battle government created "Trancers."
34.
Joey Takes a Cab (1991) as Producer
A popular comedian who dies in the midst of his performance is given a memorial service by his show biz friends.
35.
Pit And The Pendulum, The (1991) as Producer
During the notorious Spanish Inquisition, not-so-holy-man Torquemada invents new and ever more horrifying devices to torture confessions out of his victims. When a woman speaks out against the evil, she's accused of witchcraft and subject to all the fiendish treatment the insane priest can think of.
36.
Robot Jox (1990) as Producer
Sci-fi adventure about jockeys who pilot fighting robots used to settle disputes between the super-powers.
37.
Ghoulies II (1988) as Producer
In this sequel, the fiendish creatures join a carnival.
38.
From Beyond (1986) as Production Executive
Dr. Pretorius and his colleagues are working on an experiment involving stimulation of the pineal gland, which they believe may open the human mind to greater dimensions. The experiment succeeds, but has an unfortunate side-effect, the scientists are instantly attacked by dreadful life forms which were previously floating around them unseen. When one of these kills Dr. Pretorius, his colleague Dr. Tillinghast is suspected and confined to a psychiatric ward when he tries to explain what happened. Only one person, psychologist Dr. McMichaels, believes his story and favors the continuation of the project.
39.
Swordkill (1986) as Executive Producer
40.
Crawlspace (1986) as Producer
An apartment house manager uses secret passages to prey on female tenants.
41.
Troll (1986) as Producer
The perfect nuclear family moves into a new apartment building, but before they even get their bags unpacked, cutesy daughter Beck gets her body overtaken by the spirit of a hideous li'l troll hiding out in the building's basement. The girl-turned-troll then sets about transforming the building's other residents into fellow trolls and plant pods.
42.
TerrorVision (1986) as Producer
A family's satellite television becomes a gateway to an alien invasion.
43.
Metalstorm: The Destruction Of Jared-Syn (1983) as Executive Producer
Originally released in 3-D, this sci-fi opus pits space ranger Dogen (Jeffrey Byron) against a tribe of rampaging desert barbarians led by the evil Jared-Syn (Mike Preston). Co-produced and directed by schlockmeister Charles Band.
44.
She Came to the Valley (1979) as Producer
At the suggestion of a man named Bill, Willy, Pat, and their two young daughters move to the new town of Mission near the Rio Grande river. The wife, Willy, follows her dream and opens a store there. One night, Pancho Villa and his men ride in and loot the town. After her husband dies, Willy finds h
45.
Dracula's Dog (1978) as Producer
Russian soldiers accidently unleash the servent of Dracula, as well as his dog, during excavationss of Romania. Together, they set out for America, to find the last descendent of the great Count.
46.
Terror of Dr. Chancey, The (1975) as Executive Producer
An insane surgeon finds himself up to his armpits in eyeballs after guilt prompts him to begin removing the eyes of abducted people in hopes of performing transplants on his daughter who lost her own in a car-accident he caused.
47.
Little Cigars (1973) as Producer
Litter person Slick Bender is the criminal mastermind of a band of diminutive crooks. While on the road, Slick becomes romantically involved with the much taller Cleo, who is on the run from her mobster boyfriend, and she joins the gang in scamming people at a traveling carnival. At one point, the c
48.
49.
The Hellbenders (1967) as Producer
50.
The Tramplers (1966) as Producer
A Southern family becomes its own worst enemy in the Civil War aftermath. This violent Italian western with American leads was filmed in Argentina.
51.
The Avenger (1964) as Producer
52.
Face of Fire (1959) as Producer
A local handyman saves a child in a fire, but the burns he receives disfigure his face so much that the townspeople avoid him.
53.
I Bury the Living (1958) as Producer
A cemetery keeper thinks he can mark people for death.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

54.
Robot Jox (1990) as Line Producer
Sci-fi adventure about jockeys who pilot fighting robots used to settle disputes between the super-powers.
55.
The Red Badge of Courage (1951) as Production Assistant
A young Union soldier fights to atone for a moment of cowardice during the Civil War.

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