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Also Known As: Died: July 23, 1961
Born: August 25, 1905 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Writer ...
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Director (feature film)

1.
The Benny Goodman Story (1956) as Director
The legendary band leader fights to make swing acceptable.

Writer (feature film)

2.
Miracle on 34th Street (1994)
A six-year-old has doubts about childhood's most enduring miracle... Santa Claus. The arrival of one Kris Kringle, a department store Santa who believes he's the genuine article, turns the skeptical child's world upside down.
3.
Miracle on 34th Street (1994)
A six-year-old has doubts about childhood's most enduring miracle... Santa Claus. The arrival of one Kris Kringle, a department store Santa who believes he's the genuine article, turns the skeptical child's world upside down.
4.
Miracle on 34th Street (1973) as From Story
The story of a department store Santa who causes worldwide repercussions when he claims to be the real Santa Claus. The television movie is based on the story by Valentine Davies and the theatrial film of the same title.
5.
Bachelor in Paradise (1961) as Screenwriter
A writer moves into a housing development to study married couples.
6.
It Started with a Kiss (1959) as Story
After a whirlwind courtship, an Army officer and his wacky wife try to make their marriage work.
7.
The Benny Goodman Story (1956) as Writer
The legendary band leader fights to make swing acceptable.
8.
Strategic Air Command (1955) as Screenwriter
A baseball star takes to the air to help plan the U.S.'''' aerial defense.
9.
The Bridges at Toko-Ri (1955) as Screenwriter
Two jet pilots forge a lasting friendship while fighting the Korean War.
10.
The Glenn Miller Story (1954) as Writer
The famed bandleader fights to establish himself and keep his family going.
11.
Sailor of the King (1953) as Screenwriter
A British naval officer has a brief affair with a woman in England and never knows that she bears him a son. 20 years later the boy is on a ship under his command when he is tracking a German Raider. When the boy is captured after his ship is sunk, he finds a way to slow the German's progress while a lethal hunt for him goes on.
12.
On the Riviera (1951) as Screenwriter
A nightclub entertainer temporarily replaces a tycoon he's famous for impersonating.
13.
Chicken Every Sunday (1949) as Written for Screen by
A woman takes in boarders to support her husband''''s harebrained financial schemes.
14.
It Happens Every Spring (1949) as Screenwriter
A scientist invents a baseball that can''''t be hit.
15.
It Happens Every Spring (1949) as Based on a Story by
A scientist invents a baseball that can''''t be hit.
16.
You Were Meant for Me (1948) as Orig scr
A small town girl finds married life difficult with a bandleader in the 1920s.
17.
Miracle on 34th Street (1947) as Story
A department store Santa claims to be the real thing.
18.
Three Little Girls in Blue (1946) as Screenwriter
Country sisters Pam, Liz and Myra dress the part to meet rich men in circa-1900 Atlantic City.
19.
Syncopation (1942) as From the orig story "The Band Played On" by
A young trumpeter rises through the jazz world and finds love.

Writer (special)

20.
Miracle on 34th Street (1959) as From Story ("Miracle On 34th Street")
The second television adaptation of the Valentine Davies story about a kindly old gentleman who comes to the aid of advertising manager Doris Walker and agrees to play Santa Claus in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. The story relates the problems that occur when the gentleman, whose name is Kris
21.
Miracle on 34th Street (1955) as From Story
The charming story of a department store Santa who believes he is the real Santa Claus--and his efforts to convince a disbelieving world that he is. Based on the 1947 story by Valentine Davies.

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