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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Independence Day (1996)
It is an ordinary summer day. But then, without warning, something very extraordinary happens. Enormous shadows fall across the land. Strange atmospheric phenomena, ominous and mesmerizing, surface around the globe. All eyes turn upward. The question of whether we''re alone in the universe has finally been answered. And, in a matter of minutes, the lives of every person across the globe are forever changed. With the fate of our planet at stake, the Fourth of July is about to take on an entirely new meaning. No longer will it be an American holiday. It will be known as the day the entire world fought back. The day we did not go gentle into the good night... The day all of us on planet Earth celebrated our independence day.
2.
Six Degrees Of Separation (1993)
The story of a young, gay black con artist who, posing as the son of Sidney Poitier, cunningly maneuvers his way into the lives of a white, upper-class New York family.

Producer (feature film)

3.
Straight to Heaven (1939) as Associate Producer
4.
Gang Smashers (1939) as Supervisor
Four lifelong friends share one very special summer. Introduced as babies who were born to mothers who met in a prenatal aerobics class, the four grew up together and developed an enduring bond despite their distinctly different emerging personalities. Now, after years of sharing every triumph and l

Editing (feature film)

5.
An Old-Fashioned Girl (1949) as Supervising Editor
6.
Shamrock Hill (1949) as Supervising Editor
7.
The Hat-box Mystery (1947) as Film Editor
8.
Shoot to Kill (1947) as Supervising Film Editor
Gangster Dixie Logan is framed by crooked DA Lawrence Dale. His wife secures a job as Dale's assistant, the better to find the proof of the DA's dishonesty. She gets help from Reporter Mitchell, who falls in love with her.
9.
The Case of the Baby Sitter (1947) as Film Editor
10.
Renegade Girl (1946) as Supervising Editor
Jean Shelby, a member of a family of Confederate sympathizers in Missouri during the Civil War, has been providing information about the Union Army to Confederate Raiders. So the Union is trying to capture the Shelby family, with the help of an outcast Indian who has his own grudge against the Shelbys. When Jean and a Yankee captain fall in love, their plans and loyalties are tested.
11.
Rolling Home (1946) as Supervising Editor
Old time rodeo performer Raymond Hatton and his grandson, (Buzz Henry as Robert Dee 'Buzzy" Henry) arrive in a small town with an injured horse, and local minister Russell Hayden tends the horse's injured leg. Jean Parker, a wealthy but selfish young widow, lives in the town. The church is in debt but the minister's financial problems are eventually solved by the horse winning a surrey race, and the widow whose attitude has been softned by Hatton, Henry and Hayden. This was the first film Harry Carey Jr appeared in as an adult, and was brought about when the just-discharged-from-the-Navy Carey ran into producer William Berke on an Hollywood street corner. Berke, who had produced six sound westerns in the mid-30's starring the elder Carey, offered Carey Jr. a bit in this film. The first film Harry Carey Jr appeared in was in 1921, as an infant in one of his father's silent westerns. Even with a 25-year-gap between his "first" and second film, Carey's 80 years of work in films may be the longevity record.
12.
Fury Below (1938) as Film Editor
13.
The Duke Is Tops (1938) as Supervising Film Editor
A producer''''s romance with his star ends when the latter is offered a better job in New York.
14.
Melody of the Plains (1937) as Supervising Film Editor
15.
The Fighting Deputy (1937) as Supv ed Supv film ed
16.
The Roaming Cowboy (1937) as Supv ed Supv film ed
Fred Scott, Al ''Fuzzy'' St. John, Lois January, Forrest Taylor, Roger Williams. A pair of drifters known as Cal and Fuzzy wander into a frontier community and become embroiled in a dispute between local homesteaders and corrupt landowners.
17.
Heroes of the Alamo (1937) as Film Editor
Filmed and produced in 1937 by Anthony J. Xydias as a Sunset Productions, Inc. film and distributed as such that year, Columbia Pictures Corporation purchased it in 1938, and sent it back out as a Columbia production distributed by the Columbia film exchanges, with all references to Sunset deleted. Columbia also prepared new posters, lobby cards and pressbook, and re-did the original cast listings, now showing Lane Chandler and Rex Lease top-billed with the original first-billed Earle Hodgins delegated much further down the cast. In the event of somebody knowing only the Columbia cast order and changing this one, the original correct cast order was; Earle Hodgins, Bruce Warren, Ruth Findlay, Lane Chandler, Rex Lease, Roger Williams, Lee Valainos (correct spelling), Julian Rivero, William Costello (as Willy Costello), Paul Ellis, Edward Peil Sr., Jack C. Smith (as Jack Smith) and Marilyn Haslett. Columbia couldn't change the story which in early spring of 1833, finds the smouldering resentment of American settlers in Texas against their oppression by Mexico dictator General Santa Anna/Ana (Julian Rivero) coming to a head. When a decree is issued that no more Americans may enter Texas, William H. Wharton (Jack C. Smith), firey head of a faction determined on independence or nothing, warns Stephen F. Austin (Earle Hodgins) that the time for half-measures is past. Austin, responsible for bringing the Americans to Texas as colonists, reminds Wharton that a settler's revolt against Mexico would dishonor his name and the arrangements he had with the Mexican government. He gets the "Whartonites" to agree to a general convention of all colonists. Almerian Dickinson (Bruce Warren), biggest land owner in the settlement of Gonzales, deeply in love with his wife Anne (Ruth Findlay), warns Wharton that a bloody revolt would endanger every wife and mother in the colony. He proposes they send Austin to Mexico City to ask Santa Anna to grant Texans a voice in their own government. After months in Mexico City of waiting to see Santa Anna, Austin is granted a mock interview and then arrested and thrown into a dungeon. In Texas, the months pass with no news from Austin and Wharton goes to work in earnest in early 1835 to fan the fires of revolution. Santa Anna decides to march troops north and finish off the rebel "gringos" - a description that only came later in the conflict - once and for all, and frees Austin to serve as an example. The Texans, under Dickinson and William Barrett Travis (Rex Lease), send the advance Mexican troops back across the border in retreat. Austin goes for help from the United States, and the Texans fortify themselves at the old Alamo mission in Bejar with Travis in command. And one February morning, his scouts bring news that Santa Anna is coming with an army of 5000 men. Anne Dickinson takes her baby, rides for Bejar(San Antonio), slips through the Mexican lines and joins her husband in the beleaguered fort to his mingled joy and horror. The Mexican troops storm the walls day after day but are thrown back by the 183 defenders. At dawn, March 6, 1836, Santa Anna orders the buglers to sound the "deguello" (No quarter) and the final assault begins.
18.
Timberesque (1937) as Film Editor
19.
Dark Manhattan (1937) as Film Editor
A young man takes control of the rackets in Harlem and falls in love with a beautiful singer.
20.
Moonlight on the Range (1937) as Supervising Film Editor
21.
Bargain with Bullets (1937) as Editing
22.
Aces Wild (1936) as Editing
Cheyenne rides into Durango and runs into his old enemy Kelton. Kelton's game is to bring his safe to a town without a bank and let the townspeople put their valuables in it. Then he grabs the loot and flees. But Cheyenne is on to his scheme and finding the safe empty, gets the Sheriff to join in the chase.
23.
Ghost Town (1936) as Editing
24.
Desert Justice (1936) as Editing
On his last day as a Mounted Traffic Officer, Jack saves Ellen from a serious accident and then he catches a bank robber. His Brother Dave was part of the gang and Dave takes them to Jack's ranch. When Jack arrives he is made a prisoner. The gangleader Rod then kills Dave, ties up Jack, sets the house on fire and flees. Luckily Ellen arrives to free Jack and he heads out after Rod.
25.
Hair-Trigger Casey (1936) as Editing
26.
The Pecos Kid (1936) as Editing
27.
Romance Rides the Range (1936) as Film Editor
28.
Cavalcade of the West (1936) as Film Editor
Two brothers are separated when young. One becomes the pony express rider Clint Knox and the other the outlaw Ace Carter. Their next meeting finds Ace way-laying Clint as he delivers the mail.
29.
Doughnuts and Society (1936) as Film Editor
Two women, partners in a doughnut shop, learn that their children have fallen in love with each other. But when each mother individually comes into a fortune, each insists that her child marry into high society. Of course, what goes up must come down...
30.
Rustler's Paradise (1935) as Film Editor
31.
Roaring Roads (1935) as Editing
A young woman wishes to marry her boyfriend and raise a family, but because her own family has been deemed "defective" by the state health authorities, her parents are lazy alcoholics who continue to have children, and her siblings are crippled, have mental problems or are jailed--she is ordered by
32.
Toll of the Desert (1935) as Editing
33.
Last of the Clintons (1935) as Editing
34.
Adventurous Knights (1935) as Film Editor
35.
Wild Mustang (1935) as Editing
36.
Wildcat Saunders (1935) as Editing
Wildcat Saunders, his manager and his handler head out west to train for his next prize fight. They stay at the Lawson ranch where the foreman Hawkins has just robbed the express office. When Wildcat is loaned a pair of boots, he finds the loot hidden inside them. Hawkins eventually realizes one of the three has it and retrieving it, ties the them up and flees with Lawson's daughter as a hostage.
37.
Suicide Squad (1935) as Editing
38.
The Ghost Rider (1935) as Film Editor
Jim Bullard escapes from prison and returns to settle matters with the Rascob's that framed him. He kills two of them leaving an ace as his calling card. Bull remembers the deck of cards that fell when he fought Dave had no aces and the Rascob's set out after him. Trapped in a cabin, Dave receives unexpected help from Bullard.
39.
Wagon Trail (1935) as Editing
40.
Lawless Valley (1934) as Editing
41.
Secret Menace (1931) as Film Editor
42.
Tabu (1931) as Film Editor
A Tahitian pearl fisher falls in love with a woman branded untouchable by his tribe.
43.
Beyond the Law (1930) as Film Editor
Ranchers on the California/Nevada border are harrassed beyond endurance by the combined efforts of Jack Slade (Ed Lynch), a rustler leader, and Brand (Charles King), who runs a "Protective Association." Rancher Ringold (William Walling) goes to the capitol for help, which soon arrives in the form of Dan Wright (Robert Frazer) and his pal Jack-Knife (Lane Chandler), posing as drifters.
44.
Code of Honor (1930) as Film Editor
Cardsharp Jack Cardigan (Mahlon Hamilton) decides to go straight when he meets Doris Bradfield (Doris Hill), but is forced to use his talents on behalf of her dad (Lafe McKee), whose land-grant title has fallen into the hands of Jed Harden (Robert Greaves Jr.) through the gambling weakness of Bradfield's son Tom (Stanley Taylor).

Location Assistant (feature film)

45.
Elliot Fauman, Ph.D (1990) as Location Assistant
In the course of research, a nerdy psychology teacher falls for a beautiful actress disguised as a streetwalker.

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