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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Writer (feature film)

1.
Penrod and His Twin Brother (1938) as Screenwriter
A young boy's lookalike lands him in hot water.
2.
Sergeant Murphy (1938) as Screenwriter
A lowly private becomes attached to a trained military horse.
3.
Talent Scout (1937) as Screenwriter
A Hollywood heartthrob helps a small-town girl achieve stardom.
4.
Over the Goal (1937) as Screenwriter
A college football star risks his health to play in the big game.
5.
Dance Charlie Dance (1937) as Screenwriter
A gullible "angel" sinks money into a doomed play.
6.
God's Country and the Woman (1937) as Contr to scr const
A lady lumberjack falls for one of her workers, not realizing it's a business rival in disguise.
7.
Smart Blonde (1937) as Contr to dial
An ambitious reporter forces her policeman boyfriend to let her help with a murder case.
8.
Over the Goal (1937) as Original Story
A college football star risks his health to play in the big game.
9.
Isle of Fury (1936) as Screenwriter
A man on the run in the South Seas gets caught up in a romantic triangle.
10.
Treachery Rides the Range (1936) as Story and Screenplay
A cowboy takes on buffalo hunters out to stir up the Indians.
11.
Hot Money (1936) as Screenwriter
Salesman develops fake stock plan in new invention before it's finished.
12.
Song of the Saddle (1936) as Story and Screenplay
A cowboy sets out to avenge the murder of his father years ago.
13.
The Big Noise (1936) as Screenwriter
A meek businessman turns hero when he refuses to pay the mob for protection.
14.
Down the Stretch (1936) as Story and scr by
A disgraced jockey's son fights to clear the family name.
15.
Swell-Head (1935) as Screenwriter
16.
Moonlight on the Prairie (1935) as Story and Screenplay
An unemployed rodeo star takes on cattle rustlers.
17.
The Unwelcome Stranger (1935) as Screenwriter
18.
The Unwelcome Stranger (1935) as Story
19.
Night of Terror (1933) as Screenwriter

Producer (feature film)

20.
By the Light of the Silvery Moon (1953) as Producer
A small-town girl's love life goes ballistic when her sweetheart returns from World War I.
21.
April in Paris (1953) as Producer
A bureaucrat's mistake sends a chorus girl to Paris representing American theatre in place of a star actress.
22.
Calamity Jane (1953) as Producer
The Wild West heroine helps bring a star attraction to Deadwood and finds love.
23.
She's Working Her Way Through College (1952) as Producer
A professor helps a burlesque queen get a college education.
24.
About Face (1952) as Producer
Two military school cadets discover their best friend is married.
25.
Painting the Clouds with Sunshine (1951) as Producer
Three chorus girls hit Las Vegas in search of rich husbands.
26.
On Moonlight Bay (1951) as Producer
A small-town tomboy falls for the boy-next-door in the years before World War I.
27.
Lullaby of Broadway (1951) as Producer
A star's former servants try to keep her daughter from learning of her fate.
28.
Close to My Heart (1951) as Producer
A journalist's wife insists on adopting an abandoned child.
29.
Montana (1950) as Producer
An Australian gets caught in the battle between ranchers and sheep men.
30.
The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady (1950) as Producer
Against her widowed father's wishes, a vaudeville star's daughter takes to the stage.
31.
Tea for Two (1950) as Producer
An heiress has to say no to every question for 24 hours if she wants to star on Broadway.
32.
Rocky Mountain (1950) as Producer
A Confederate troop makes a last desperate attempt to build up an army in the West.
33.
Look for the Silver Lining (1949) as Producer
Musical biography of Marilyn Miller, who overcame heartache to become a Broadway star.
34.
The Story of Seabiscuit (1949) as Producer
Fictionalized account of the legendary racehorse's training and triumphs.
35.
Whiplash (1948) as Producer
An artist becomes a boxer but finds that it may not have been the best career choice.
36.
April Showers (1948) as Producer
A family vaudeville act is torn apart by the father's drinking problem.
37.
My Wild Irish Rose (1947) as Producer
Musical biography of Irish songwriter Chauncey Olcott.
38.
The Beast with Five Fingers (1947) as Producer
After a famous pianist's murder, his hand returns to wreak vengeance.
39.
Nora Prentiss (1947) as Producer
An ambitious singer ruins a doctor's life.
40.
Love and Learn (1947) as Producer
An heiress surreptitiously helps two songwriters waiting for their big break.
41.
Never Say Goodbye (1946) as Producer
A husband tries to win back his wife before she can divorce him.
42.
Shadow of a Woman (1946) as Producer
A woman suspects her husband of plotting to kill his son from a previous marriage.
43.
The Verdict (1946) as Producer
A Scotland Yard superintendent makes a mistake in an investigation, causing the execution of an innocent man.
44.
Christmas in Connecticut (1945) as Producer
A homemaking specialist who can't boil water is forced to provide a family holiday for a war hero.
45.
Too Young to Know (1945) as Producer
A returning GI searches for the wife who left him and gave away their son.
46.
Danger Signal (1945) as Producer
A man suspected of murder charms a secretary into helping him.
47.
Conflict (1945) as Producer
A man murders his wife so he can be free to marry her sister.
48.
Shine on Harvest Moon (1944) as Producer
Song-filled look behind the scenes of vaudeville, based on the lives of Nora Bayes and Jack Norworth.
49.
Crime by Night (1944) as Producer
Married detectives investigating a small-town murder uncover a spy ring.
50.
Find the Blackmailer (1943) as Producer
A private eye hunts for the talking bird that holds the key to a murder.
51.
The Gorilla Man (1943) as Producer
A wounded soldier discovers his hospital is secretly run by the Nazis.
52.
The Mysterious Doctor (1943) as Producer
Nazi agents use a headless ghost as a front.
53.
Adventure in Iraq (1943) as Producer
Americans are captured by Arabs working for the Nazis.
54.
Always in My Heart (1942) as Associate Producer
A convict returns home to find his family has forgotten him.
55.
Spy Ship (1942) as Producer
A flighty society girl sells secrets to the enemy.
56.
Passage from HongKong (1941) as Associate Producer
A thriller writer tries to impress a young woman by pretending to be tied to a murder.
57.
Underground (1941) as Associate Producer
Resistance leaders in Germany plot to broadcast Nazi secrets over the radio.
58.
Nine Lives Are Not Enough (1941) as Associate Producer
A reporter tries to solve a series of boardinghouse murders.
59.
The Nurse's Secret (1941) as Associate Producer
When her patient is murdered, a private-duty nurse investigates the crime.
60.
Three Sons O'Guns (1941) as Associate Producer
Three reckless brothers dodge the draft then sign up and become men.
61.
The Great Mr. Nobody (1941) as Associate Producer
An accident-prone reporter stumbles into love and a big story.
62.
Strange Alibi (1941) as Associate Producer
An undercover cop finds himself on the wrong side of the law when the mob discovers his true identity.
63.
Father's Son (1941) as Associate Producer
A banker's son gets into a variety of comic scrapes in an effort to catch his father's attention.
64.
A Shot in the Dark (1941) as Associate Producer
A reporter and a police detective sort through the clues in a night-club owner's murder.
65.
The Case of the Black Parrot (1941) as Associate Producer
A newspaperman sets out to catch a sea-going thief.
66.
Here Comes Happiness (1941) as Associate Producer
An heiress ditches her fortune-hunting fiance to find happiness living on her own.
67.
Bullets for O'Hara (1941) as Associate Producer
A gangster's wife helps the FBI nail her husband.
68.
Shadows on the Stairs (1941) as Associate Producer
A series of mysterious murders haunts the inhabitants of a boarding house.
69.
Always a Bride (1940) as Associate Producer
A society girl pushes her working class boyfriend into politics.
70.
River's End (1940) as Associate Producer
In the Canadian wilderness, an accused murderer takes the place of a dead Mountie.
71.
Flowing Gold (1940) as Associate Producer
A fugitive from justice tries to get work in a western oil field.
72.
She Couldn't Say No (1940) as Associate Producer
Opposing lawyers face off in court over a land deal only to wind up in each other's arms.
73.
Money and the Woman (1940) as Associate Producer
An embezzler's wife begs his boss for forgiveness, only to fall in love with him.
74.
Calling All Husbands (1940) as Associate Producer
A henpecked husband confronts the man his wife thinks she should have married.
75.
Ladies Must Live (1940) as Associate Producer
A country bumpkin tries to save his millionaire pal from a gold-digging singer.
76.
South of Suez (1940) as Associate Producer
A murder defendant falls for his alleged victim's daughter.
77.
Father Is a Prince (1939) as Associate Producer
An industrialist values money over his family's happiness.

Writer (short)

78.
Wagon Wheels West (1943)
In this short film, a U.S. marshal seeks vengeance against the man who killed his father. Vitaphone Release 1147A.

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