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Howard Joslin

Howard Joslin



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Director (feature film)

Hurry Sundown (1967) as Assistant Director
An unscrupulous Southern landowner takes advantage of racial tensions to extend his holdings.
Boeing Boeing (1965) as Assistant Director
A playboy uses airline schedules to maintain "exclusive" relationships with three flight attendants at the same time.
In Harm's Way (1965) as Assistant Director
An aging Naval officer leads his men against the Japanese after Pearl Harbor.
The Abductors (1957) as Assistant Director
Navy Wife (1956) as 2d asst dir
The First Texan (1956) as 2d asst dir
After arriving in Texas to escape a scandal back east, a lawyer becomes involved in the independence of Texas.
The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956) as Assistant Director
International spies kidnap a doctor''s son when he stumbles on their assassination plot.
The Killing (1956) as 2d asst dir
A team of specialists plots a daring racetrack robbery, but they don''t reckon with human frailty.
Magnificent Roughnecks (1956) as Assistant Director
Oklahoma! (1955) as Assistant Director
Pride and a lecherous ranch hand stand between an amorous cowboy and his farm girl sweetheart.
The Trouble with Harry (1955) as Assistant Director
A corpse creates a world of trouble for several passersby who each believe they may have caused the death.
Secret of the Incas (1954) as 2d asst dir
An Inca legend says the Inca Empire was destroyed by the gods when a gold and jeweled starburst was stolen from the Temple of the Sun centuries ago, and the ancient civilization will spring anew when the treasure is returned. The natives want it but so does Harry Steele (Charlton Heston), an American adventurer of slightly-shady ways who wants it for personal gain, as does his adversary (Thomas Mitchell), a grizzled old man even more into skullduggery than Steele. The latter teams up with Elena Antonescu (Nicole Maurey), an Iron Curtain refugee fleeing from the MKVD. She can help him get a plane and he can help her escape Peru for the relative safety of Mexico.Is there a chance they will end up in a bickering love-hate relationship?...Is there a chance an American archaelogist, Dr. Stanley Moorehead (Robert Young), will come along as one corner of a romantic triangle?...Is there a chance that Yma Sumac (billed third on the posters and ads and special billed in the film), who can't act but can sing, will sing a few songs?...Is there a chance that these trite-sounding questions will develop into a film that is far from trite and vastly entertaining? Dang right, there is. Check it out.
Arrowhead (1953) as 2d asst dir
An Army scout and an Indian chief resolve their differences in single combat.
The Peanut Man (1947) as Assistant Director
Hail the Conquering Hero (1944) as 2d asst dir, retakes
A group of veterans help a small-town fraud convince his family he was a war hero.
Going My Way (1944) as 2d asst dir
A young priest revitalizes a failing parish and brings new life to the elder priest.
Reap the Wild Wind (1942) as 2d unit asst dir
Two sailors vie for the affections of a southern temptress while fighting off pirates.

Cast (feature film)

Black Spurs (1965) as
The Black Orchid (1959) as Prison guard
An aging widower fights family disapproval when he falls in love with a gangster''''s widow.
The Jayhawkers! (1959) as Officer
In the maelstrom of Pre-Civil War Kansas, a government agent infiltrates the vigilante group called the Jayhawks.
The Space Children (1958) as Radar operator
A glowing brain-like creature arrives on a beach near a rocket test site via a teleportation beam. The alien communicates telepathically with the children of scientists. The kids start doing the alien's bidding as the adults try to find out what's happening to their unruly offspring.
The Joker Is Wild (1957) as
Singer Joe E. Lewis fights to rebuild his life after gangsters slash his vocal cords.
The Country Girl (1955) as Actor
While trying to help her husband make a comeback, an alcoholic singer''''s wife fights her love for another man.
3 Ring Circus (1955) as G.I.
A pair of war veterans wreak havoc when they join the circus.
Pony Express (1953) as Harvey, attendant
Buffalo Bill and Wild Bill Hickcok fight to create a pony express route in California.
The Caddy (1953) as Farmer
A master golfer suffering from performance anxiety caddies for a man he''s taught everything.
Son of Paleface (1952) as Sam
In this sequel to "The Paleface", Bob Hope and Jane Russell return as the lead characters. Hope plays Junior Potter, who returns to claim his father's gold, which is nowhere to be found. Throw in Russell as "Mike", the luscious head of a gang of thieves, and Roy Rogers as a federal marshal hot on her trail.
Somebody Loves Me (1952) as Dealer
The Racket (1951) as Sgt. Werker
A tough cop has to fight his superiors in order to battle the mob.
Detective Story (1951) as Gus Keogh
A rigid police detective accidentally uncovers his wife's illegal past.
Quebec (1951) as Malbeuf
Silver City (1951) as Andy Freed
Here Comes the Groom (1951) as Newsreel camerman
A foreign correspondent woos his former fiancee so he can maintain custody of some orphans he''''s adopted.
High Lonesome (1950) as Jim Shell
Let's Dance (1950) as Police lieutenant
Donald Elwood meets after the war his former USO partner, Kitty McNeil, who is now a rich widow with a little child. She tries to evade her paternal grandmother, who wants her to live in a way according to the customs of her dead husband's class.
Sunset Blvd. (1950) as Police lieutenant/Body in pool
A failed screenwriter falls into a mercenary romance with a faded silent-film star.
The Great Gatsby (1949) as Waiter
Nick Carraway, a young Midwesterner now living on Long Island, finds himself fascinated by the mysterious past and lavish lifetyle of his landlord, the nouveau riche Jay Gatsby. He is drawn into Gatsby's circle, becoming a witness to obsession and tragedy.
A Foreign Affair (1948) as M.P.
A prim Congresswoman gets caught up in the romantic decadence of post-war Germany.
Miss Tatlock's Millions (1948) as Assistant director
After the accidental death of an idiot heir, a stunt man is hired to impersonate him while the family gathers to determine the dispersment of the estate of Miss Tatlock's millions.
The Texas Rangers (1936) as Ranger
Murder with Pictures (1936) as Policeman
It's a Great Life! (1935) as CCC boy

Sound (feature film)

The Palm Beach Story (1942) as Sd crew
To finance her husband's career, a married woman courts an eccentric millionaire.
The Great McGinty (1940) as Sd eff
A hobo rises to town mayor when he hooks up with a crooked political boss.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Skidoo (1968) as Production Manager
A retired gangster has to pull off a hit when his daughter is kidnapped.
The Devil's Brigade (1968) as Production Manager
Experienced soldiers and misfits join forces to create a World War II commando unit.
Nevada Smith (1966) as Unit Production Manager
A part-Indian cowboy avenges his parents' murder.
McLintock! (1963) as Production Manager
A cattle baron fights to tame the West and his estranged wife.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

The Buccaneer (1959) as Stunts
French pirate Jean Lafitte tries to redeem his name helping the U.S. in the War of 1812.

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