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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
The Liberation of L. B. Jones (1970) as 2nd unit dir
A black undertaker stands against racism in a small Southern town.
2.
The Only Game in Town (1970) as 2nd unit dir
A chorus girl meets a pianist in Las Vegas and they embark on an affair only to be interrupted by his gambling and the arrival of her former lover.
3.
How to Steal a Million (1966) as 2nd unit dir
A legendary art collector lends his prized (replica) Cellini Venus to a prestigious Paris museum. Before tests can be done which would prove the Venus is a fake, though, the collector's daughter enlists the services of a "society burglar" to steal the million dollar statue.
4.
The Collector (1965) as 2nd unit dir
A disturbed young man kidnaps a woman he's been stalking.
5.
The Big Country (1958) as Dir 2d unit
Feuding families vie for water rights in the old West.

Editing (feature film)

6.
Welcome Home (1989)
A MIA, who became part of the Cambodian family that saved him, must learn to adjust to his American family when he returns from captivity.
7.
Sphinx (1981) as Editor
An archaeologist travels to Egypt to find the lost tomb of a king, which has a curse on it. After a local expert on the tomb murdred, she becomes the next target for assassins.
8.
Going in Style (1979) as Editor
Three elderly men decide to better their lot by robbing a bank.
9.
The In-Laws (1979) as Editor
The father of the groom drags the bride''''s father into a series of madcap adventures.
10.
The Boys From Brazil (1978) as Editor
A Nazi hunter tracks a mad scientist out to bring back Hitler.
11.
Islands In The Stream (1977)
A father is reunited with his sons.
12.
Midway (1976)
The summer of 1942 brought Naval stalemate to the Pacific as the American and Japanese fleets stood at even numbers each waiting for the other to begin a renewed offensive. "Midway" tells the story of this historic June battle where a Japanese carrier force, in an attempt to occupy Midway island and lure the American fleet to destruction, was meet valiently by US forces operating off of three aircraft carriers and numerous escort ships. It was the first battle in which naval air power was extensivly used, and at its conclusion the Japanese Carrier force had been completly destroyed which lead the way for the US 1943 and 44 offensives which would eventually bring the Pacific War to a close.
13.
Rooster Cogburn (1975)
An aging U.S. Marshal and a minister''''s daughter join forces to catch a band of outlaws.
14.
Three the Hard Way (1974) as Editor
Three martial arts experts take on a racist group out to destroy the African-American race.
15.
Lady Ice (1973)
Andy Hammond is an insurance company investigator who is working on a case involving the theft of three million dollars worth of diamonds. He is working enthusiastically to solve the robbery until he meets Paula Booth, a lovely young woman whose father is the prime suspect. .
16.
Papillon (1973)
Two Devil''''s Island prisoners devote all of their time to hatching escape plans.
17.
Cactus in the Snow (1972) as Supervising Film Editor
18.
Skyjacked (1972) as Film Editor
A mad bomber forces a jet to re-route to Moscow.
19.
The Cowboys (1972) as Supervising Film Editor
When his crew quits, a veteran cattleman trains schoolboys for the big drive.
20.
The Liberation of L. B. Jones (1970) as Film Editor
A black undertaker stands against racism in a small Southern town.
21.
Funny Girl (1968) as Film Editor
Comedienne Fanny Brice fights to prove that she can be the greatest star and find romance even though she isn't pretty.
22.
The Flim-Flam Man (1967) as Film Editor
A seasoned conman teaches a young Army deserter the tricks of the trade.
23.
How to Steal a Million (1966) as Film Editor
A legendary art collector lends his prized (replica) Cellini Venus to a prestigious Paris museum. Before tests can be done which would prove the Venus is a fake, though, the collector's daughter enlists the services of a "society burglar" to steal the million dollar statue.
24.
The Collector (1965) as Film Editor
A disturbed young man kidnaps a woman he's been stalking.
25.
The Best Man (1964) as Film Editor
Two presidential hopefuls get caught up in the dirty side of politics.
26.
Captain Sindbad (1963) as Film Editor
Sindbad takes on an evil wizard to save the princess he loves.
27.
The Young Doctors (1961) as Film Editor
An aging doctor's resentment of his young assistant could lead to tragedy.
28.
The Children's Hour (1961) as Film Editor
A malicious student tries to destroy the teachers at a girls' school.
29.
The Diary of Anne Frank (1959) as Film Editor
A young girl comes of age while hiding from the Nazis.
30.
The Big Country (1958) as Supervising Editor
Feuding families vie for water rights in the old West.
31.
The Young Stranger (1957) as Film Editor
A neglected teen gets into trouble with the law.
32.
Friendly Persuasion (1956) as Film Editor
A peaceful Quaker family's sanctity is tested during the Civil War.
33.
The Desperate Hours (1955) as Editing
Escaped convicts terrorize a suburban family they''''re holding hostage.
34.
Crashout (1955) as Film Editor
Convict Van Duff engineers a large-scale prison break; the six survivors hide out in a forgotten mine working near the prison, then set out on a long, dangerous journey by foot, car, train and truck to retrieve Duff's bank loot. En route, as they touch the lives of "regular folks," each has his own rendezvous with destiny.
35.
Witness to Murder (1954) as Film Editor
A woman fights to convince the police that she witnessed a murder.
36.
Roman Holiday (1953) as Editing
A runaway princess in Rome finds love with a reporter who knows her true identity.
37.
Carrie (1952) as Editing
A married man''''s passion for a young woman leads to tragedy.
38.
The Captive City (1952) as Film Editor
A small-town newspaper editor defies threats to expose the mob.
39.
The Narrow Margin (1952) as Film Editor
A tough cop meets his match when he has to guard a gangster's moll on a tense train ride.
40.
Detective Story (1951) as Editing
A rigid police detective accidentally uncovers his wife's illegal past.
41.
The Company She Keeps (1951) as Film Editor
A lady con artist sets out to steal her parole officer's fiance.
42.
Storm Over Wyoming (1950) as Film Editor
Two drifters get caught in the middle during a cattlemen-sheep men feud.
43.
Rider from Tucson (1950) as Film Editor
In order to make Tug Cardwell (William Phipps) sign over his rich gold claim to them, Avery (Robert Shayne), Gypsy Avery (Veda Ann Borg) and Jackson (Marshall Reed) hire Rankin (Douglas Fowley) to kidnap Tug's sweetheart Jane Whipple (Eliane Riley). Rankin hides Jane and then demands half the mine from the other crooks. Dave Saunders (Tim Holt) and Chito Rafferty (Richard Martin), friends of Tug's, find Jane and taker her to safety. The conspirators then shoot Rankin, capture Tug and force him to take them to his claim. Dave and Chito are close behind.
44.
Dynamite Pass (1950) as Film Editor
Highwaymen invade a road built by cowboys.
45.
Double Deal (1950) as Film Editor
An oil engineer comes into a fortune when his boss is murdered.
46.
Never a Dull Moment (1950) as Film Editor
A female music critic marries a rancher and has to adjust to life out West.
47.
Adventure in Baltimore (1949) as Film Editor
A turn-of-the-century socialite joins the women''''s suffrage movement.
48.
Make Mine Laughs (1949) as Film Editor
Compilation of comic scenes and musical numbers from RKO films.
49.
Riders of the Range (1949) as Film Editor
Two ranch hands try to save the boss''''s son from a gambling debt.
50.
I Remember Mama (1948) as Film Editor
Norwegian immigrants face the trials of family life in turn-of-the-century San Francisco.
51.
The Devil Thumbs a Ride (1947) as Film Editor
A salesman picks up a hitchhiker who turns out to be a killer on the run.
52.
The Long Night (1947) as Film Editor
A veteran tries to free his former love from a sadistic lover.
53.
Criminal Court (1946) as Editing
A lawyer defends the woman on trial for a murder he committed.
54.
Step by Step (1946) as Editing
The FBI trails a young couple suspected of stealing government plans.
55.
Action in Arabia (1944) as Editing
An adventurous reporter tangles with Nazis in the desert on the eve of World War II.
56.
Heavenly Days (1944) as Editing
When they''''re named Mr. and Mrs. Average Man, a small-town couple embarks on a whirlwind tour of Washington.
57.
Passport to Destiny (1944) as Editing
A British war widow travels to Berlin to assassinate Hitler.

Editing (short)

58.
Gem-Jams (1943)
In this short film, a man''''s wife suspects him of cheating so she hires a private detective and finds the results surprising.
59.
Radio Runaround (1943)
In this short film, a man forgets his wedding anniversary and sets off a wild chain of events.

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