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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Hell in the Heavens (1934) as Mechanic

Art Director (feature film)

2.
Escape (1990) as Art Direction
A young woman travels from Chicago to a corrupt North Carolina town to investigate her brother's disappearance.
3.
My Husband Is Missing (1980)
A young wife journeys to North Vietnam in an effort to find her husband, an American flier reported missing in action. She is joined by a cynical Canadian correspondent on the trail of a human interest story.
4.
Haywire (1980)
Author Brooke Hayward's best-seller about her parents, actress Margaret Sullavan and theatrical agent/producer Leland Hayward, as well as her vulnerable younger sister and troubled brother (who produced this film), was dramatized here to great acclaim, with Lee Remick receiving an Emmy Award nominat
5.
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sing (1979)
Maya Angelou's eloquent reminiscences of her days as a gifted youngster growing up in the South during the Depression years where she and her older brother were raised by their grandmother after the divorce of their parents.
6.
Villain, The (1979)
The cowboy Handsome Stranger will escort miss Charming Jones to get a large sum of money from her father, Parody Jones. But the rich Avery Jones wants to lay his hands on the money and hires and old cowboy, Cactus Jack, to rob them when they ride back from her father. However, Cactus Jack is not very good at robbing people.
7.
Little Mo (1978)
A fact-based drama about the tennis great who, as a teenager, was the first woman to win the Grand Slam of Tennis, became world-renowned as "Little Mo," and died of cancer in 1969 at the age of thirty-four. Anne Baxter replaced Lana Turner in the part of Maureen's mother.
8.
Alexander: The Other Side of Dawn (1977)
A male hustler has no end of trouble trying to find legitimate work in this sequel to "Dawn: Portrait of a Teenage Runaway" (1976), and he soon finds himself involved with a gay football pro.
9.
Black Market Baby (1977)
A young college woman becomes pregnant, and she and the father-to-be are caught in the middle of a desperate struggle with a black market adoption ring out to take their baby. The original pre-airing title to this was "A Dangerous Love," and theatrically overseas it was called "Don't Steal My Baby."
10.
Lindbergh Kidnapping Case, The (1976)
A dramatization of the 1932 kidnapping of the Lindbergh infant, the search for the abductor, and his capture, trial and execution three years later. Anthony Hopkins won an Emmy for his acting in this movie which itself was nominated as Outstanding Special, as were J.P. Miller (original teleplay), Ri
11.
Quest, The (1976)
Two brothers search the western frontier for their sister who was taken away as a child and is living with Indians in this pilot for the short-lived series (1976-77) that is more than faintly reminiscent of the storyline of John Ford's "The Searchers" (1956). Adding distinction to this movie are an
12.
Macahans, The (1976)
A buckskin-clad mountain scout helps to move his parents, his brother and sister-in-law and their four children westward in 1860 ahead of the impending war.
13.
Against A Crooked Sky (1975)
The eldest daughter of a pioneer family is kidnapped by a mysterious Indian tribe and the eldest son pursues. In order to win back his sister's freedom, he must sacrifice his own life by passing the test of "Crooked Sky" and shield his sister from an executioner's arrow. Along the way, he recruits a broken down, drunk prospector to help him track down the unknown tribe and rescue his sister.
14.
Mrs. Sundance (1974)
With fond memories of her life with the Sundance Kid, Etta Place leads a fugitive's existence, with a price on her head and bounty hunters on her trail, until rumors reach her that the supposedly dead Sundance still lives.
15.
Jarrett (1973)
An unrealized series project for Glenn Ford as an erudite investigator specializing in fine arts cases, here tangling with an urbane villain, a bogus preacher, and his nubile snake-dancer niece while tracking down some missing rare Biblical scrolls.
16.
Gidget Gets Married (1972)
The next-to-last screen adventure of Gidget. In this pilot film, Gidget has finally been married off, and rebels against the social caste system in her husband''s company. Monie Ellis, daughter of veteran actress Mona Freeman, followed a long line of up-and-coming actresses in the starring role: Sandra Dee (1959), Deborah Walley (1961), Cindy Carol (1963), Sally Field (1965 TV series), and Karen Valentine (1969 TV movie). Like one or two of her predecessors, Monie Ellis seems to have vanished from the show business scene.
17.
Lady Sings the Blues (1972) as Production Design
Billie Holliday fights drug addiction to make a name for herself as a jazz singer.
18.
The Culpepper Cattle Co. (1972) as Art Director
Work on a cattle drive teaches a young Westerner the dirty truth about a cowboy''''s life.
19.
Big Jake (1971) as Art Director
A rancher leads the posse out to recover his kidnapped grandson.
20.
Chisum (1970) as Art Director
A cattle baron enlists Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid to help him fight a land war.
21.
The Undefeated (1969) as Art Director
After the Civil War, ex-Union Colonel John Henry Thomas and ex-Confederate Colonel James Langdon are leading two disparate groups of people through strife-torn Mexico. John Henry and company are bringing horses to the unpopular Mexican government for $35 a head while Langdon is leading a contingent of displaced southerners, who are looking for a new life in Mexico after losing their property to carpetbaggers. The two men are eventually forced to mend their differences in order to fight off both bandits and revolutionaries, as they try to lead their friends and kin to safety.
22.
100 Rifles (1969) as Art Director
Reynolds plays Yaqui Joe, an Indian who robs a bank in order to buy guns for his people who are being savagely repressed by the government. Set in turn of the century Mexico, it tells the story of his flight into Mexico and his pursuit by an American lawman. They eventually become allies and team up with Welch to take up the cause of the Indians.
23.
Stay Away, Joe (1968) as Art Director
A young Indian tries to save his failing reservation by selling grazing rights to a corrupt tycoon.
24.
Sol Madrid (1968) as Art Director
An undercover narcotics agent tries to track a Mafia chief.
25.
Counterpoint (1968) as Art Director
A small orchestra, touring Germany during World War II, is captured by a German military unit and forced to play for them.
26.
Welcome to Hard Times (1967) as Art Director
A broken-down sheriff tries to help his town stand against a mysterious outlaw.
27.
El Dorado (1967) as Art Director
A gunfighter and a drunken sheriff take on a corrupt cattle baron.
28.
Lt. Robin Crusoe, U. S. N. (1966) as Art Director
A Navy pilot bails out over a deserted island he transforms into a private tropical paradise.
29.
The Money Trap (1966) as Art Director
A cop with financial problems turns crooked.
30.
Joy in the Morning (1965) as Art Director
A law student and his bride try to build a life together despite her fear of intimacy.
31.
Spencer's Mountain (1963) as Art Director
A Wyoming farmer fights to build a better life for his oldest son.
32.
Hatari! (1962) as Art Director
The arrival of a woman upsets a team of hunters capturing animals for the world''''s zoos.
33.
A Raisin in the Sun (1961) as Art Director
A black woman uses her late husband's life insurance to build a better world for her children.
34.
Man on a String (1960) as Art Director
The CIA turns a Russian spy into a double agent.
35.
All the Young Men (1960) as Art Director
A black sergeant is forced to take command when his lieutenant is killed during the Korean War.
36.
Comanche Station (1960) as Art Director
After saving a woman kidnapped by Indians, a cowboy has to fight to get her back to civilization.
37.
Strangers When We Meet (1960) as House des
An extramarital affair threatens the fortunes of two families.
38.
The Wackiest Ship in the Army? (1960) as Art Director
The captain of a broken-down ship has to sneak an Australian spy into enemy waters during World War II.
39.
The Last Angry Man (1959) as Art Director
A television journalist decides to profile his uncle''''s fight to bring medical care to the slums.
40.
Senior Prom (1959) as Art Director
Boys from opposite sides of the tracks vie to take a pretty senior to the prom.
41.
Gunmen from Laredo (1959) as Art Director
A corrupt saloon owner frames a rancher for the murder of his wife but Rosita, the Indian girl has the last laugh.
42.
Tarawa Beachhead (1958) as Art Director
(War ''58,BW). Kerwin Matthews, Julie Adams, Ray Danton, Karen Sharpe, Onslow Stevens, Russell Thorsen. Sergeant Tom Sloan (Kerwin Matthews) witnesses his commanding officer (Ray Danton) kill one of his own men but hestitates to inform his superiors. Tension builds between the two men when Sloan falls in love with the murdered man''s widow. Paul Wendkos directs.
43.
Return to Warbow (1958) as Art Director
44.
The Buster Keaton Story (1957) as Art Director
45.
The Hard Man (1957) as Art Director
Madison is a Texas Ranger who resigns after he gets a reputation for bringing them back dead. He takes a job as deputy sheriff and quickly becomes embroiled in a range war against Greene, a rancher intent on taking over the whole range. He also begins an affair with French, Greene''s wife, who wants Madison to kill her husband for her. She ends up doing the job herself.
46.
No Time to Be Young (1957) as Art Director
(Dra ''57,BW). Robert Vaughn, Roger Smith, Tom Pittman, Dorothy Green, Merry Anders, Kathy Nolan. Three teenager boys attempt to rob a supermarket resulting in the death of the store manager and dire consequences for the parties concerned. Several of the actors in this juvenile delinquent drama went on to become popular television stars - Robert Vaughn in THE MAN FROM U.N.C.L.E., Roger Smith in 77 SUNSET STRIP, and Kathy Nolan in THE REAL McCOYS.
47.
Jubal (1956) as Art Director
A rancher''''s wife falls for a wandering cowhand.
48.
Over-Exposed (1956) as Art Director
49.
Secret of Treasure Mountain (1956) as Art Director
50.
Three Stripes in the Sun (1955) as Art Director
A racist sergeant stationed in post-war Japan finds himself falling for a local woman.
51.
Tight Spot (1955) as Art Director
A district attorney tries to get a hardboiled woman to testify against the mob.
52.
The Violent Men (1955) as Art Director
The wife of a crooked cattle baron plots his murder.
53.
Miss Sadie Thompson (1954) as Art Director
A moralist sets out to reform the legendary South Seas floozy.
54.
The Four Poster (1953) as Art Director
55.
The Happy Time (1952) as Art Director
A Quebec patriarch fights to keep his wayward son from leading his grandson astray.
56.
Sound Off (1952) as Art Director
A brash nightclub entertainer has to straighten out when he's drafted and falls for a beautiful WAC.
57.
The Barefoot Mailman (1951) as Art Director
A 19th-century con artist flees to the wilds of Florida to elude the law.
58.
Ten Tall Men (1951) as Art Director
A Foreign Legion sergeant leads ten volunteers against a mighty Arab army.
59.
Father Is a Bachelor (1950) as Art Director
Five orphans ''''adopt'''' a loner and set out to find him a wife.
60.
Convicted (1950) as Art Director
A prison warden fights to prove one of his inmates was wrongly convicted.
61.
Emergency Wedding (1950) as Art Director
62.
The Traveling Saleswoman (1950) as Art Director
63.
Prison Warden (1949) as Art Director
64.
Shockproof (1949) as Art Director
A beautiful ex-con falls for her parole officer while still dating the crook who landed her in prison.
65.
Tell It to the Judge (1949) as Art Director
To win back her husband, a divorcee pretends to be married to a loser.
66.
Slightly French (1949) as Art Director
An out-of-work movie director turns a carnival girl into a French heiress to make her a star.
67.
Lust for Gold (1949) as Art Director
A German immigrant braves the wild West in search of gold and a woman to love.
68.
The Fuller Brush Man (1948) as Art Director
A bumbling salesman gets mixed up in murder.
69.
El Dorado Pass (1948) as Art Director
70.
Black Eagle: The Story of a Horse (1948) as Art Director
71.
I Love Trouble (1948) as Art Director
A wealthy man hires a detective to investigate his wife's past. The detective (Franchot Tone) discovers that the wife had been a dancer and left her home town with an actor. The latter is killed before he can talk, but, with the help of a showgirl, the detective learns that the wife had used stolen papers from a girl friend to enter college after she had stolen $40,000 from the night club where she worked. The detective eventually learns that the husband had killed his wife when he discovered her past in order to avoid a scandal, and had hired the detective to try and frame him for the killing.
72.
Her Husband's Affairs (1947) as Art Director
An ad man fights off his wife''''s attempts to help him market an embalming fluid that doubles as a hair remover.
73.
Framed (1947) as Art Director
A femme fatale lures an unemployed man into helping her with a criminal scheme.
74.
So Dark the Night (1946) as Art Director
A French police detective investigates his fiancée''''s murder.
75.
Tars and Spars (1946) as Art Director
Howard Young (Alfred Drake) is a coast guardsman who has been on shore duty for three years despite his efforts to be sent into action. His nearest approach to sea duty was on a harbor-moored life raft for 21 days as part of an experiment with a new type of vitamin gum for the government. He meets Christine Bradley (Janet Blair), a SPAR, sent to take over his communications job and, by things he leaves unsaid, she thinks his life-raft experience was the result of a ship-wreck at sea.
76.
The Return of Monte Cristo (1946) as Art Director
Louis Hayward, Barbara Britton, George Macready, Una O''Connor, Henry Stephenson, Steven Geray. After escaping from Devil''s Island, the grandson of the Count of Monte Cristo returns to France to reclaim his family fortune and his title.
77.
Gallant Journey (1946) as Art Director
An aviation pioneer fights his family's objections to invent a flying machine.
78.
A Close Call for Boston Blackie (1946) as Art Director
A reformed thief fights to clear himself of murder charges.
79.
Eadie Was a Lady (1945) as Art Director
Edithea Alden, a college girl from a wealthy family, is working at night as dancer in a nightclub. When the leading lady Rose is loosing the customers attractiong, Editha gets her job, but due to the fact that her double life could be discoverd, she quits, the nightclub is forced to close. In college she gets a role in the annual college show. The ex-nightclubowner finds out who his star really was, and gets her back, but on opening night they are arrested, because the former star has found out the truth about the job offer. After that the college wants to expell her.
80.
Blonde from Brooklyn (1945) as Art Director
An aspiring singer masquerades as a Southern belle to get a radio job.
81.
Eve Knew Her Apples (1945) as Art Director
A radio star tries to escape the limelight in the car trunk of a reporter who is eager for a story.
82.
I Love a Bandleader (1945) as Art Director
An amnesiac thinks he''''s a popular bandleader.
83.
Meet Miss Bobby Socks (1944) as Art Director
A veteran becomes a singing sensation.
84.
The Black Parachute (1944) as Art Director
85.
They Live in Fear (1944) as Art Director
A refugee escapes the Nazis and comes to America, but he cannot enjoy his new life because he is worried about the family he left behind.
86.
She's a Sweetheart (1944) as Art Director
87.
Kansas City Kitty (1944) as Art Director
A piano teacher takes on shady music publishers.
88.
Riders of the Northwest Mounted (1943) as Associate (Art Direction)
Fur thieves, who murder trappers when they refuse to give up their pelts at a low price, occupy the attention of the Royal Northwest Mounted Police. The leader of the gang is Victor Renaud (Dick Curtis), also the mayor of the small Canadian town where the gang is headquartered. Lucky Kerrigan is broken from the mounted service for apparent disobedience to orders, which results in the death of a fellow Mountie. Lucky, working undercover, aids the Mounties in rounding up the gang and gains back his uniform, and also the love of Gabrielle Renaud (Adele Mara), Renaud's sister who was unaware of his criminal activities.

Production Designer (feature film)

89.
. . . All the Marbles (1981)
A two-bit promoter tries to take a women''''s wrestling team to the top.

Film Production - Lighting/Electrical (feature film)

90.
Stoning in Fulham County, A (1988)
A television movie about a young county prosecutor who fights to bring to trial a group of teenagers who harassed an Amish family in a small town and accidentally killed their infant child, despite the refusal of the infant's parents to press charges.

Art Director (special)

91.
Cheap Detective, The (1980)
The story of Eddie Krowder, a private detective who works out of Los Angeles and charges the very reasonable rate of $19.95 a day, plus expenses. In the pilot episode, Eddie tries to recover a large sum of money for a friend.

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