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Harry S. Franklin

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Director (feature film)

Chisum (1970) as Assistant Director
A cattle baron enlists Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid to help him fight a land war.
From Hell to Texas (1958) as Assistant Director
A kindly cowboy suddenly finds himself the object of a massive manhunt after he accidently kills the son of a powerful rancher.
Red Snow (1952) as Director
Gold Raiders (1951) as Assistant Director
In this comedy western, the Three Stooges star as traveling salesmen who work with a frontier insurance agent to stop a gang of gold thieves.
Cattle Queen (1951) as Assistant Director
When Queenie Hart brings her cattle to a lawless town be sold, town boss Drake gets the Cattle Inspector to declare them infected. To fight back, Queenie's foreman Bill gets the Warden to release three prisoners into his custody. With women now able to vote, Queenie gets them to elect Bill Sheriff. They are now ready to take on Drake and his men but one of the prisoners is a double-crosser.
Korea Patrol (1951) as Assistant Director
An American military patrol sets to blow up a bridge crucial to the North Koreans.
The Girl on the Bridge (1951) as Assistant Director
An elderly watchmaker stops a beautiful young blonde from committing suicide by throwing herself off a bridge. They eventually marry, and things go well until a man from her somewhat unsavory past shows up and attempts to blackmail the woman.
Border Outlaws (1950) as Assistant Director
Another in the list of B-westerns made in the early 1950's by the same people (usually changing the name of the production company on each film to get it by the previously-stung exhibitors) and easily avoided if one learns to look out for the names of Spade Cooley or Jack Schwarz. This one has undercover agent Mike Hoskins (Bill Edwards) teaming up with dude ranch proprietor Spade Cooley (Spade Cooley, what else could he play?) to put an end to The Phantom Rider and his seedy gang of diamond smugglers.
Arch of Triumph (1948) as Asst to 2d unit dir
In winter of 1938, Paris is crowded with refugees from the Nazis, who live in the black shadows of night, trying to evade deportation. One such is Dr. Ravic, who practices medicine illegally and stalks his old Nazi enemy Haake with murder in mind. One rainy night, Ravic meets Joan Madou, a kept woman cast adrift by her lover's sudden death. Against Ravic's better judgement, they become involved in a doomed affair; matters come to a crisis on the day war is declared.
Dead Man's Gold (1948) as Assistant Director

Cast (feature film)

Mississippi Burning (1988) as Sncc Interviewer
FBI agents investigate the murders of civil rights workers in the South.
Tell Me in the Sunlight (1967) as Dr. Franklin

Writer (feature film)

Gun Fever (1958) as From a story by
Mark Stevens, John Lupton, Larry Storch, Jana Davi, Clegg Hoyt, Iron Eyes Cody. Actor Mark Stevens co-wrote and directed this oater about a miner who tracks down his father''s murderer. Love interest Jana Davi helped to usher in the age of sexy westerns with this film, whose European version exposed still more of her talents.
The Brave One (1956) as Screenwriter
A Mexican boy saves his pet bull from death in the bull ring by securing a pardon from the president.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Shark River (1953) as Prod supv
Massacre River (1949) as Production Manager
Guy Madison, Rory Calhoun, Carole Mathews, Cathy Downs, Johnny Sands, Steve Brodie, Art Baker, Iron Eyes Cody, Queenie Smith. Two army officers compete for the hand of the colonel''s daughter in this western romance which features a subplot involving a sneaky gambler and Indians on the warpath.
Michael O'Halloran (1948) as Production Manager

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