Benjamin Kline


Biography

Filmography

 

Director (Feature Film)

Sagebrush Heroes (1945)
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Sundown Valley (1944)
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Cowboy from Lonesome River (1944)
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Cyclone Prairie Rangers (1944)
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Saddle Leather Law (1944)
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Cowboy in the Clouds (1943)
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The Lightning Warrior (1931)
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Cinematography (Feature Film)

The Manhunter (1976)
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The Counterfeit Killer (1968)
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Munster, Go Home! (1966)
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Stop! Look! and Laugh! (1960)
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Crash Landing (1958)
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Badman's Country (1958)
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The World Was His Jury (1958)
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Going Steady (1958)
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The Giant Claw (1957)
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Escape from San Quentin (1957)
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The Tijuana Story (1957)
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Calypso Heat Wave (1957)
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Utah Blaine (1957)
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The Night the World Exploded (1957)
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Don't Knock the Rock (1957)
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The Man Who Turned to Stone (1957)
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Zombies of Mora-Tau (1957)
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Rumble on the Docks (1956)
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Secret of Treasure Mountain (1956)
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Cha-Cha-Cha Boom! (1956)
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Miami Expose (1956)
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Rock Around the Clock (1956)
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No Escape (1953)
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As You Were! (1951)
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Operation Haylift (1950)
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Holiday Rhythm (1950)
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Everybody's Dancin' (1950)
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Tough Assignment (1949)
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Miss Mink of 1949 (1949)
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Treasure of Monte Cristo (1949)
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Tucson (1949)
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Omoo-Omoo The Shark God (1949)
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Apache Chief (1949)
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The Judge (1949)
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Arthur Takes Over (1948)
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Night Wind (1948)
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Trouble Preferred (1948)
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Half Past Midnight (1948)
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Fighting Back (1948)
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Dangerous Years (1948)
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Last of the Wild Horses (1948)
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Jewels of Brandenburg (1947)
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Second Chance (1947)
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Trail of the Mounties (1947)
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The Invisible Wall (1947)
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The Crimson Key (1947)
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Shoot to Kill (1947)
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Roses Are Red (1947)
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Where the North Begins (1947)
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Backlash (1947)
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Danger Street (1947)
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Dangerous Millions (1946)
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Deadline for Murder (1946)
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Rendezvous 24 (1946)
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Strange Journey (1946)
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Rolling Home (1946)
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Don Ricardo Returns (1946)
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I Ring Doorbells (1946)
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Detour (1946)
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Joe Palooka, Champ (1946)
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Let's Go Steady (1945)
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Ten Cents a Dance (1945)
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Club Havana (1945)
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How Doooo You Do!!! (1945)
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Arson Squad (1945)
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Ever Since Venus (1944)
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She's a Sweetheart (1944)
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Wyoming Hurricane (1944)
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She's a Soldier Too (1944)
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Riding West (1944)
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Tahiti Nights (1944)
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The Vigilantes Ride (1944)
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I'm from Arkansas (1944)
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Hail to the Rangers (1943)
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Robin Hood of the Range (1943)
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Saddles and Sagebrush (1943)
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Silver City Raiders (1943)
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Riders of the Northwest Mounted (1943)
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Law of the Northwest (1943)
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The Fighting Buckaroo (1943)
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Frontier Fury (1943)
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Riders of the Northland (1942)
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The Lone Prairie (1942)
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Riding Through Nevada (1942)
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Lawless Plainsmen (1942)
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The Lone Star Vigilantes (1942)
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Overland to Deadwood (1942)
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Bad Men of the Hills (1942)
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Prairie Gunsmoke (1942)
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The Medico of Painted Springs (1941)
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North from the Lone Star (1941)
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King of Dodge City (1941)
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Riders of the Badlands (1941)
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Thunder Over the Prairie (1941)
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Roaring Frontiers (1941)
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Hands Across the Rockies (1941)
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The Big Boss (1941)
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Prairie Stranger (1941)
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The Son of Davy Crockett (1941)
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Mystery Ship (1941)
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Redhead (1941)
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Men Without Souls (1940)
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The Man with Nine Lives (1940)
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Five Little Peppers in Trouble (1940)
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Island of Doomed Men (1940)
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Nobody's Children (1940)
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Convicted Woman (1940)
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Babies for Sale (1940)
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Out West with the Peppers (1940)
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Before I Hang (1940)
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Scandal Sheet (1939)
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Cafe Hostess (1939)
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The Man They Could Not Hang (1939)
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Western Caravans (1939)
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Homicide Bureau (1939)
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The Man from Sundown (1939)
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My Son Is Guilty (1939)
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Konga, the Wild Stallion (1939)
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A Woman Is the Judge (1939)
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The Colorado Trail (1938)
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West of Cheyenne (1938)
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Extortion (1938)
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South of Arizona (1938)
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Women in Prison (1938)
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Little Miss Roughneck (1938)
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Law of the Plains (1938)
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Juvenile Court (1938)
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Call of the Rockies (1938)
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All-American Sweetheart (1937)
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Westbound Mail (1937)
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Speed to Spare (1937)
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A Dangerous Adventure (1937)
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The Frame-Up (1937)
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The Game That Kills (1937)
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Pride of the Marines (1936)
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End of the Trail (1936)
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Panic on the Air (1936)
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In Spite of Danger (1935)
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Riding Wild (1935)
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Superspeed (1935)
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The Revenge Rider (1935)
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Men of the Hour (1935)
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Awakening of Jim Burke (1935)
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Gallant Defender (1935)
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Law Beyond the Range (1935)
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Guard That Girl (1935)
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The Ninth Guest (1934)
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The Hell Cat (1934)
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Whom the Gods Destroy (1934)
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Man Trailer (1934)
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I'll Fix It (1934)
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Hell Bent for Love (1934)
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The Prescott Kid (1934)
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The Line Up (1934)
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The Party's Over (1934)
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Whirlpool (1934)
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Girl in Danger (1934)
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White Lies (1934)
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Hold the Press (1933)
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Dangerous Crossroads (1933)
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Police Car 17 (1933)
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My Woman (1933)
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Shadows of Sing Sing (1933)
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Speed Demon (1933)
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When Strangers Marry (1933)
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Fog (1933)
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King of the Wild Horses (1933)
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Let's Fall in Love (1933)
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The California Trail (1933)
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Parole Girl (1933)
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Silent Men (1933)
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State Trooper (1933)
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The Wrecker (1933)
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The Woman I Stole (1933)
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East of Fifth Avenue (1933)
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Riding for Justice (1932)
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South of the Rio Grande (1932)
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Hello Trouble (1932)
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Texas Cyclone (1932)
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Daring Danger (1932)
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The Final Edition (1932)
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The Riding Tornado (1932)
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The Last Man (1932)
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The Western Code (1932)
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The Fighting Fool (1932)
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McKenna of the Mounted (1932)
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War Correspondent (1932)
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End of the Trail (1932)
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Two Fisted Law (1932)
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Branded (1931)
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The Fighting Marshal (1931)
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Range Feud (1931)
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Shotgun Pass (1931)
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Peacock Alley (1930)
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Journey's End (1930)
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Troopers Three (1930)
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The Last of the Lone Wolf (1930)
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Call of the West (1930)
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Painted Faces (1929)
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Woman To Woman (1929)
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The Count of Ten (1928)
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The Chinese Parrot (1927)
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Sensation Seekers (1927)
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Red Clay (1927)
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Daring Days (1925)
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The Scarlet West (1925)
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The Outlaw's Daughter (1925)
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Black Gold (1924)
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The Bolted Door (1923)
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The First Degree (1923)
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The Untameable (1923)
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McGuire of the Mounted (1923)
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A Chapter in Her Life (1923)
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Pure Grit (1923)
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The Six-Fifty (1923)
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Crossed Wires (1923)
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Wolf Law (1922)
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The Flaming Hour (1922)
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Chasing the Moon (1922)
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Sky High (1922)
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Up and Going (1922)
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The Road Demon (1921)
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Big Town Round-Up (1921)
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A Ridin' Romeo (1921)
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Trailin' (1921)
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Hands Off (1921)
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After Your Own Heart (1921)
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The Rough Diamond (1921)
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The Night Horsemen (1921)
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The Lady From Longacre (1921)
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Hitchin' Posts (1920)
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The Red Lane (1920)
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Honor Bound (1920)
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The Marriage Pit (1920)
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Film Production - Main (Feature Film)

Flying G-Men (1939)
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Overland With Kit Carson (1939)
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The Great Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (1938)
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Speed Demon (1932)
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Life Events

Videos

Movie Clip

Rock Around The Clock (1956) - The Great Pretender Introduced by Alan Freed, with Tony Williams singing lead and Zola Taylor among supporters, The Platters perform their first number one hit, written by their manager Buck Ram, in the Sam Katzman rock'n'roll showcase, Rock Around The Clock, 1956.
Rock Around The Clock (1956) - See You Later Alligator Disillusioned promoter Steve (Johnny Johnston) and ex big-band bass player Corny (Henry Slate) in fictional "Strawberry Springs" discover the genuine Bill Haley and His Comets, singing their hit tune by Robert C. Gurdy, in Rock Around The Clock, 1956.
Detour (1946) - That Rotten Tune Crisp opening from director Edgar G. Ulmer, Tom Neal, narrating, as "Al," Esther Howard the waitress, Pat Gleason the truck driver, bargain lighting by Benjamin H. Kline, from the legendary no-budget Noir Detour, 1946.
Detour (1946) - There Was A Woman Rightly troubled Al (Tom Neal), on his first day impersonating the deceased Haskell, comes upon Vera (Ann Savage), on whom he has extensive comments, her first scene in her now-celebrated Noir role, in Edgar G. Ulmer's Detour, 1946.
Detour (1946) - He Died Of Old Age Cruel hitcher Vera (Ann Savage) and nervous drifter Al (Tom Neal) arriving in Los Angeles, she having taken charge upon revealing that she knows he is not the dead salesman he's been impersonating, cold business, in Edgar G. Ulmer's Detour, 1946.
Rumble On The Docks (1956) - You're Over The Line Grim opening as thugs (Dan Terranova, Don Devlin) approach Poochie (Barry Froner) and home-from-college sister Della (Laurie Carroll), leading to the first bit for James Darren (as "Jimmy") in his first movie, aided by Robert Blake, in Rumble On The Docks, 1956, from producer Sam Katzman.
Rumble On The Docks (1956) - Money With Blood On It Exposition here, as Brooklyn gangster Brindo (Michael Granger), with goon Mangus (Timothy Carey), visits Smigelski (Edgar Barrier), the disabled printer father of budding hoodlum Jimmy (James Darren) who, along with his mom (Celia Lovsky), can't relate to the old man, in producer Sam Katzman's Rumble On The Docks, 1956.
Detour (1946) - That Day In Arizona Al (Tom Neal) hitchhiking with philosophical voice-over, meets pill-popping motorist Haskell (Edmund MacDonald), suggestive comments, clues and darkness gathering, in Edgar G. Ulmer's famous cheapie Detour, 1946.
Before I Hang - We've Done It! Convicted mercy-killer Dr. Garth (Boris Karloff) with prison-doctor colleague Howard (Edward Van Sloan), achieving a breakthrough against aging, with trouble brewing, in Universal's Before I Hang, 1940.
Before I Hang - I Am A Murderer Opening scene with the automatic Boris Karloff (as Dr. Garth) making a persuasive case before his death sentence (by judge Charles Trowbridge), with support from Evelyn Keyes and Bruce Bennett, in Before I Hang, 1940.
Man They Could Not Hang, The - How Frail A Thing Nice looking gear and some medical philosophy as Doctor Savaard (Boris Karloff) and aide Lang (Byron Foulger) snuff their volunteer and prep their artificial heart, in The Man They Could Not Hang, 1939.
Man They Could Not Hang, The -- Scram Outa This Place! Newsman "Scoop" Foley (Robert Wilcox) and assembled parties (Charles Trowbridge, Roger Pryor, Dick Curtis, Ann Doran, Don Beddoe et al) are greeted by not-dead-after-all Doctor Savaard (Boris Karloff) in The Man They Could Not Hang, 1939.

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