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Also Known As: Died: April 18, 1984
Born: Cause of Death: emphysema
Birth Place: Evanston, Illinois, USA Profession: Writer ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Hell Below (1933) as Lieut. (JG) "Speed" Nelson
A submarine captain clashes with one of his crew during World War I.

Writer (feature film)

2.
Moment to Moment (1966) as Screenwriter
When an erring wife's supposedly dead lover turns up an amnesiac, it's her unsuspecting shrink husband who's enlisted to get those memories back.
3.
The Spiral Road (1962) as Screenwriter
A selfish and prideful young Dutch doctor, through a series of circumstances, comes to learn that he does indeed "need" a higher spiritual being and other people.
4.
North to Alaska (1960) as Screenwriter
Two prospectors cope with woman problems and a con man.
5.
The Horse Soldiers (1959) as Written for Screen by
A Union cavalry officer leads his men on a vital mission behind Confederate lines.
6.
No Time for Sergeants (1958) as Screenwriter
A hillbilly draftee turns the Air Force upside down.
7.
Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957) as Screenwriter
A marine and a nun are shipwrecked on a Pacific Island.
8.
The Bad Seed (1956) as Screenwriter
A woman suspects that her perfect little girl is a ruthless killer.
9.
Lucy Gallant (1955) as Screenwriter
A fashion designer sacrifices happiness to build a string of clothing stores.
10.
Elephant Walk (1954) as Screenwriter
A rich planter''''s young bride tries to cope with life on a Ceylonese plantation.
11.
Mogambo (1953) as Screenwriter
In this remake of Red Dust, an African hunter is torn between a lusty showgirl and a married woman.
12.
My Son John (1952) as Adaptation
A woman suspects her son is a Communist spy.
13.
Quo Vadis (1951) as Screenwriter
A Roman commander falls for a Christian slave girl as Nero intensifies persecution of the new religion.
14.
Show Boat (1951) as Screenwriter
Riverboat entertainers find love, laughs and hardships as they sail along "Old Man River."
15.
Love That Brute (1950) as Writer
In 1928, Big Ed Hanley (Paul Douglas), boss of a gang of Chicago racketeers, has money and power, but he is bored. Watching some kids play in the park, he sees Ruth Manning (Jean Peters) and is interested at once. He tells her he has a couple of kids and gives her the job of taking care of them. He moves Mamie (Joan Davis) in as a housekeeper, but the best he can scrape up as a son is Harry, a pint-sized monster. A couple of henchmen sent by to rub Big Ed out by his rival, Pretty Willie (Cesar Romero), are relieved of their hardware by Quentin (Arthur Treacher), Ed's butler, and Bugs, his right-hand man. They march them downstairs, supposedly to drop in the river, but actually leave them in a very nice jail maintained by Ed for gangsters who drop by to rub him out. Ed's problems include keeping Ruth, who has begun to like him, from finding out about his activities, increasing his family and keeping uninvited guests from dropping by.
16.
Panic in the Streets (1950) as Contract Writer
A killer evades the police not knowing he has a deadly plague.
17.
That Wonderful Urge (1949) as Contract Writer
An heiress gets back at the reporter who pretended to romance her to get a story.
18.
Down to the Sea in Ships (1949) as Screenwriter
A re-make of the 1922 silent film that details the lives of the people in a small Quaker community and the adventures of a whaling ship.
19.
Sabotage Agent (1943) as Screenwriter
An undercover agent battles Nazis to save an aviation plant.
20.
The Adventures of Tartu (1943)
A British spy sets out to sabotage a Nazi gas factory in Czechoslovakia.
21.
Woman of the Year (1942) as Contract Writer
Opposites distract when a sophisticated political columnist falls for a sportswriter.
22.
Tortilla Flat (1942) as Screenwriter
Inhabitants of a Southern California fishing village strive for the simple pleasures of life.
23.
Johnny Eager (1942) as Screenwriter
A handsome racketeer seduces the DA's daughter for revenge, then falls in love.
24.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941) as Screenwriter
A scientist's investigations into the nature of good and evil turn him into a murderous monster.
25.
Boom Town (1940) as Screenwriter
Friends become rivals when they strike-it-rich in oil.
26.
The Wizard of Oz (1939) as Contract Writer
A Kansas farm girl dreams herself into a magical land where she must fight a wicked witch to escape.
27.
Too Hot to Handle (1938) as Screenwriter
Rival newsreel photographers vie for scoops and a beautiful lady flyer.
28.
The Last Gangster (1937) as Screenwriter
When a notorious gangster gets out of prison, he vows revenge on the wife who left him.
29.
Captains Courageous (1937) as Screenwriter
A spoiled rich boy is lost at sea and rescued by a fishing boat, where hard work and responsibility help him become a man.
30.
Wife Vs. Secretary (1936) as Screenwriter
A secretary becomes so valuable to her boss that it jeopardizes his marriage.
31.
Riffraff (1936) as Contr to dial
Young marrieds in the fishing business run afoul of the law.
32.
Small Town Girl (1936) as Screenwriter
After marrying a drunken playboy, a young girl tries to capture his heart while he's sober.
33.
Love on the Run (1936) as Screenwriter
Rival newsmen get mixed up with a runaway heiress and a ring of spies.
34.
The Devil Is a Sissy (1936) as Screenwriter
A British boy in New York tries to join a tenement gang.
35.
Naughty Marietta (1935) as Screenwriter
A French princess in Colonial America gets involved with an Indian scout.
36.
China Seas (1935) as Contr to scr const
A sea captain caught in a romantic triangle has to fight off modern-day pirates.
37.
Laughing Boy (1934) as Screenwriter
A young Navajo defies tribal custom to marry an outcast.
38.
Eskimo (1934) as Translated to the screen
An Eskimo family fights to survive harsh conditions in the frozen North.
39.
Chained (1934) as Screenwriter
A kept woman finds herself drawn to a charismatic South American rancher.
40.
Treasure Island (1934) as Screenwriter
Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale of a young boy out to foil pirates and find a buried treasure.
41.
Bombshell (1933) as Screenwriter
A glamorous film star rebels against the studio, her pushy press agent and a family of hangers-on.
42.
Hell Below (1933) as Dial
A submarine captain clashes with one of his crew during World War I.
43.
The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933) as Screenwriter
A boxing champion falls for a gangster''''s moll.
44.
Beast of the City (1932) as Dial cont
A police captain leads the fight against a vicious gangland chief.
45.
Scarface (1932) as Cont and dial
A murderous thug shoots his way to the top of the mobs while trying to protect his sister from the criminal life.
46.
The Wet Parade (1932) as Adaptation
A crusading politician fights the evils of both drink and prohibition.
47.
Red Dust (1932) as Screenwriter
A plantation overseer in Indochina is torn between a married woman and a lady of the evening.

Producer (feature film)

48.
The Horse Soldiers (1959) as Producer
A Union cavalry officer leads his men on a vital mission behind Confederate lines.

Music (feature film)

49.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941) as Composer
A scientist's investigations into the nature of good and evil turn him into a murderous monster.

Producer (special)

50.
Rivak, The Barbarian (1960) as Producer
The story, set in the third-century, B.C., relates the adventures of Rivak, a Celtic prince, during the Punic Wars between Carthage and Rome. Based on the novel by F. Van Wyck Mason and filmed on location in Italy. The pilot, which cost NBC $750,000, making it the most expensive pilot ever produce

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