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Also Known As: Died: October 28, 1997
Born: January 12, 1915 Cause of Death: car accident
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA Profession: Writer ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Writer (feature film)

1.
Messenger Of Death (1988) as Screenwriter
A Denver detective is after a serial killer linked to a cult of Mormon avengers.
2.
Atentat u Sarajevu (1976) as Screenwriter
3.
The Day the Hot Line Got Hot (1969) as Screenwriter
4.
All Night Long (1963) as Screenwriter
A jazz band's leader thinks his wife is unfaithful.
5.
All Night Long (1963) as Screenwriter
A jazz band's leader thinks his wife is unfaithful.
6.
Five Branded Women (1960) as Screenwriter
7.
The Girl Most Likely (1958) as Story
A girl accepts three wedding proposals at once and dreams of marriage to each man.
8.
The Girl Most Likely (1958) as Screenwriter
A girl accepts three wedding proposals at once and dreams of marriage to each man.
9.
Paris Express (1953) as Screenwriter
Meak head clerk Kees Popinga realises at the same time as the police that owner De Koster has stripped his Dutch company clean because of his infatuation with Parisian girl Michelle. After a confrontation between the two men De Koster ends up dead and Popinga makes off to Paris with the remaining money. There he contacts Michelle, with the police in close pursuit.
10.
The Las Vegas Story (1952) as Screenwriter
When newlyweds visit Las Vegas, the wife's shady past comes to the surface.
11.
The White Tower (1950) as Screenwriter
Mountain climbers in the Swiss Alps mull over past problems while trying to conquer a perilous peak.
12.
Not Wanted (1949) as Screenwriter
Twentyish Sally Kelton is unhappy at home and in the drab town in which she lives, until she meets roving musician Steve Ryan. Sally falls for Steve, but to Steve, she's just another fling before he heads to another town. Sally decides to "pull up stakes" and heads on a bus to Steve's next stop. On the road, she meets Drew Baxter, owner of a gaseteria in the town where she's heading. Drew sets Sally up with a room at a local boarding house and a job at his business. Try as he might, Drew can't win Sally's heart from Steve, who has remained indifferent to Sally since her arrival. When Steve heads off to South America, Sally is even more despondent--especially after she learns that she's pregnant with his child.
13.
Not Wanted (1949) as Original Story
Twentyish Sally Kelton is unhappy at home and in the drab town in which she lives, until she meets roving musician Steve Ryan. Sally falls for Steve, but to Steve, she's just another fling before he heads to another town. Sally decides to "pull up stakes" and heads on a bus to Steve's next stop. On the road, she meets Drew Baxter, owner of a gaseteria in the town where she's heading. Drew sets Sally up with a room at a local boarding house and a job at his business. Try as he might, Drew can't win Sally's heart from Steve, who has remained indifferent to Sally since her arrival. When Steve heads off to South America, Sally is even more despondent--especially after she learns that she's pregnant with his child.
14.
The Search (1948) as Additional Dialogue
An American soldier in post-war Europe becomes attached to a homeless child.
15.
Little Giant (1946) as Original Story
Lou Costello plays a country bumpkin vacuum-cleaner salesman, working for the company run by the crooked Bud Abbott. To try to keep him under his thumb, Abbott convinces Costello that he's a crackerjack salesman. This comedy is somewhat like "The Time of Their Lives," in that Abbott and Costello don't have much screen time together and there are very few vaudeville bits woven into the plot.
16.
Song of Russia (1944) as Screenwriter
An American symphonic conductor trapped in Russia during World War II helps with the resistance.
17.
Thousands Cheer (1944) as Orig scr
An egotistical acrobat joins the Army and falls in love with his commander''''s daughter.
18.
Men of the Timberland (1941) as Original Story
19.
Tom, Dick and Harry (1941) as Story and Screenplay
A girl accepts three wedding proposals at once and dreams of marriage to each man.
20.
The Face Behind the Mask (1941) as Screenwriter
When a fire leaves him hideously scarred, an immigrant turns to crime.
21.
Beauty for the Asking (1939) as Screenwriter
A jilted woman makes her fortune in cosmetics.
22.
The Little Adventuress (1938) as Story
23.
I Am the Law (1938) as Contr to trmt
A law professor signs on as special prosecutor to take on the mob.
24.
No Time to Marry (1938) as Screenwriter

Producer (feature film)

25.
Salt of the Earth (1954) as Producer
The wives of striking mineworkers fight to keep the union going.

Cast (special)

26.
Blacklist: Hollywood on Trial (1996) as Interviewee
Documentary detailing the events surrounding the hearings held by the House Un-American Activities Committee in the 1940s and 1950s to investigate alleged Communist infiltration in Hollywood. Uses interviews, archival footage and clips from Hollywood films.

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