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Herman King

Herman King


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Also Known As: Died: July 20, 1992
Born: July 4, 1916 Cause of Death: complications following back surgery
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, USA Profession: Film Production - Main ...


Director (feature film)

Unknown Guest (1943) as Assistant Director
I Escaped From the Gestapo (1943) as Assistant Director
Klondike Fury (1942) as Assistant Director
A neurosurgeon is thrown out of the medical profession after he performs a daring but unsuccessful surgery. He flees to Alaska, where his plane crashes in the frozen wilderness.
Rubber Racketeers (1942) as Assistant Director
Gilin (Ricardo Cortez), is just released from prison and now that the government has clamped down on the sale of tires, decides to enter the tire-stealing-for-resell racket. Driving home, he has a car wreck with defense workers Bill Barry (William Henry as Bill Henry) and Mary Dale (Barbara Read). His girl friend Nikki (Rochelle Hudson) persuades the gangster to settle Bill's claim by giving him the old car belonging to his Chinese servant Tom (Kam Tong), who is about to enter the army. Gilin sets up auto lots all over town where he sells cars and tires stolen by his gang. He also sells faulty synthetic tires and Mary's brother Freddy (Sam Edwards) is killed when one of those blows out. Bill and a group of defense workers try to trace the tire by its treads and finally locate one of Gilin's car lots as the place where it was sold. Gilin orders Nikki to set a trap for Bill so he can be eliminated. But Nikki warns Bill through Mary. Bill, feeling that Nikki knows the source of the "hot rubber" goes to see her at Gilin's apartment,where Gilin knocks him out. Tom, in his newly-issued Army uniform, pleas with his old boss to give up this unpatriotic racket and is shot by Gilin.

Producer (feature film)

Heaven With a Gun (1969) as Associate Producer
A gunslinger-turned-preacher is forced to return to his old ways.
Return of the Gunfighter (1967)
An aging gunfighter tries to help a younger man accused of murder.
Maya (1966) as Associate Producer
An American boy runs away in the Indian jungle after a fight with his father.
Captain Sindbad (1963) as Producer
Sindbad takes on an evil wizard to save the princess he loves.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Mutiny (1952) as Technical Advisor
Early in the War of 1812, Captain James Marshall is commissioned to run the British blockade and fetch an unofficial war loan from France. As first mate, Marshall recruits Ben Waldridge, a cashiered former British Navy captain. Waldridge brings his former gun crew...who begin plotting mutiny as soon as they learn there'll be gold aboard. The gold duly arrives, and with it Waldridge's former sweetheart Leslie, who's fond of a bit of gold herself. Which side is Waldridge really on?
Drums in the Deep South (1951) as Technical Advisor
Best friends Clay Clayburn and Will Denning graduate from West Point only to soon find themselves fighting on opposite sides of the Civil War. When the two men meet each other in combat, neither knows it as each is in an artillery position hundreds of yards from the other. However, the love of Clay's life, Kathy Summers, does know and tries desperately to save her two good friends from killing each other.
Gun Crazy (1950) as Technical Advisor
Two disturbed young people release their fascination with guns through a crime spree.
Southside 1-1000 (1950) as Technical Advisor
Bad Men of Tombstone (1949) as Technical Advisor
The Dude Goes West (1948) as Technical Advisor
A tenderfoot tries to help a miner's daughter protect her claim.
The Gangster (1947) as Technical Advisor
A troubled gangster, who has lost all faith in people, loses his weak grip on life.
Suspense (1946) as Technical Advisor
The new manager of an ice show plots to steal the owners business and his wife.
Dillinger (1945) as Technical Advisor
The legendary gunman plots a series of daring heists.
Johnny Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1944) as Technical Advisor
A young woman sublets a Marine's apartment not knowing he's handed out keys to several of his friends.
When Strangers Marry (1944) as Technical Advisor
After a whirlwind romance, a small-town girl suspects she┬┐s married a murderer.

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