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Robert Bassler

Robert Bassler



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Born: September 26, 1903 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Washington, Washington D.C., USA Profession: Producer ...


Writer (feature film)

The House on Telegraph Hill (1951) as Contract Writer
A concentration camp survivor assumes a dead woman''''s identity but gets caught in a wealthy family''''s intrigues.

Producer (feature film)

Gunsight Ridge (1957) as Producer
A sheriff tries to find the man who killed his predecessor.
Gentlemen Marry Brunettes (1955) as Executive Producer
A sister act in Paris tries to top their aunts' escapades there during the roaring twenties.
Suddenly (1954) as Producer
Gunmen take over a suburban home to plot a presidential assassination.
Beneath the 12-Mile Reef (1953) as Producer
Love brings together two families of rival sponge fishers.
The Silver Whip (1953) as Producer
A stagecoach driver takes the law into his own hands after he''''s robbed.
Dangerous Crossing (1953) as Producer
When a bride goes on a ocean liner with her new husband, he goes into hiding, and she becomes the target of a murder conspiracy.
The Girl Next Door (1953) as Producer
Stage-and-night club star Jeannie Laird (June Haver) buys her first home, and everyone who is anyone comes to her first garden party only to be blinded by smoke from next door. Jeannie charges next door to bawl out her new neighbor and meets comic-strip artist Bill Carter (Dan Dailey). Bill has devoted himself to his strip, and raising his ten-year-old son Joe (Billy Gray) since the death of his wife. Joe bases his strip on the everyday happenings of he and his son and is proud of keeping it scrupulously honest. When Jeannie and Bill fall in love, young Joe is hurt, especially when Bill starts using a lot of the father-son time to be with Jeannie. Bill cancels a father-son trip to Canada, and Joe decides to write a letter to Bill's syndicate pointing out that the current plot line of the script being set in Canada isn't honest, since they didn't go.
Kangaroo (1952) as Producer
Night Without Sleep (1952) as Producer
My Wife's Best Friend (1952) as Producer
Halls of Montezuma (1951) as Producer
The marines attack a strongly held enemy island in the Pacific. We follow them from the beach to a Japanese rocket site through enemy infested jungle as their ex-school teacher leader is transformed into a battle veteran and his squad becomes a tight fighting unit.
The House on Telegraph Hill (1951) as Producer
A concentration camp survivor assumes a dead woman''''s identity but gets caught in a wealthy family''''s intrigues.
Let's Make It Legal (1951) as Producer
A woman divorces her husband of 20 years because he gambles too much.
A Ticket to Tomahawk (1950) as Producer
In 1876 Dawson wants to prevent a train from getting to Tomahawk CO on time, to keep it from competing with his stage coach line. Kit, who must get the train to its goal, forces Johnny aboard as the needed passenger. Madame Adelaide's showgirls (including Marilyn as Clara) ride along and, en route to Tomahawk, join Johnny in "Oh, What a Forward Young Man You Are."
Sand (1949) as Producer
Jeff Keane's expensive showhorse escapes from a train and runs wild in the Colorado wilderness. Keane searches for the horse while the horse learns the ways of the wild.
Thieves' Highway (1949) as Producer
A war-veteran-turned-truck driver attempts to avenge the crippling and robbing of his father at the hands of an amoral produce scofflaw.
Green Grass of Wyoming (1948) as Producer
A roving stallion causes problems for Wyoming ranchers when he leads their blue-blooded racing mares off to join his wild horse herd.
The Snake Pit (1948) as Producer
A young woman tries to recover her sanity in a corrupt mental institution.
The Brasher Doubloon (1947) as Producer
Philip Marlowe (George Montgomery) gets involved when limp-wristed and snidley Leslie Murdock (Conrad Janis) steals a rare doubloon from his mother (Florence Bates) to give to a newsreel photographer in exchange for film that is being used for blackmail purposes. Marlowe's involvement has him encounter a girl who goes into hysterics when touched by a man; a husband-killing woman; three corpses; a couple of scuffles in which he gets his clock cleaned; a secretary who thinks she has killed her boss, which is the reason Raymond Chandler called his story "The High Window", and a son (who qualifies as a S.O.B. by two definitions) who blackmails his widowed mother. So, what's not to like.
Bob, Son of Battle (1947) as Producer
The Homestretch (1947) as Producer
A film that qualifies as a Travelogue Documentary in that it contains footage of world-famous race tracks such as England's Ascot, Palermo in South America, and Churchill Downs, Jamaica, Aqueduct, Hollywood Park, Santa Anita, Belmont, Hialeah, Arlington and Saratoga in the United States, and since it begins in London in 1938, the Coronation of the King. Jock Wallace (Cornel Wilde), an easy-going and rootless horse lover, is taken to task by Leslie Hale (Maureen O'Hara), who thinks he has swindled her Aunt Helen (Ethel Griffies) on the purchase of a horse. He finds out that she is engaged to Bill Van Dyke (Glenn Langan), a young diplomat, and follows her to London , entering the horse he acquired from Aunt Helen in the famed Ascot Gold Cup. Jock and Leslie fall in love and are married on a boat to South America. In Buenos Aires, Leslie is jealous of Kitty Brant (Helen Walker), an old flame of Jock's. Leslie wants Jock to settle down on his Maryland farm to raise and sell race horses, but he has too much gypsy in his blood and wants to follow the race-track circuit. They separate and he gives Leslie the horse that brought them together, and he hits the road. Leslie and old-time trainer "Doc" Ellbourne (James Gleason) then proceed to win race after race with the horse. Jock, contrite and converted, returns to his old homestead and begins training another horse. Will his horse beat her horse?
Smoky (1946) as Producer
A Western loner forges a bond with a runaway horse.
Behind Green Lights (1946) as Producer
Thunderhead, Son of Flicka (1945) as Producer
Hangover Square (1945) as Producer
A composer who can't control his creative temperament turns to murder.
Molly and Me (1945) as Producer
An actress becomes a housekeeper for a grumpy retired politician.
Tampico (1944) as Producer
Oil-tanker Captain Manson rescues Kathie Hall after her ship is sunk by a U-boat. He marries her. When his ship is sunk and she is suspected because she has no identification. Manson tries to clear her of the charge and discovers that his first mate, Adamson, is a German agent.
The Lodger (1944) as Producer
The inhabitants of a boarding house fear the new lodger is Jack the Ripper.
This Above All (1942) as Associate Producer
A woman defies convention by joining the WAAFs and becoming romantically involved with an AWOL soldier.
Girl Trouble (1942) as Producer
My Gal Sal (1942) as Producer
A chronicle of songwriter Paul Dresser as he moves up into New York society.
The Black Swan (1942) as Producer
When he's named governor of Jamaica, a former pirate sets out to clean up the Caribbean.

Editing (feature film)

Carolina (1934) as Film Editor
A Man From Wyoming (1930) as Film Editor
Safety in Numbers (1930) as Film Editor
Shadow of the Law (1930) as Film Editor
The Wolf of Wall Street (1929) as Film Editor
Nothing But the Truth (1929) as Film Editor
Doomsday (1928) as Film Editor
Loves of an Actress (1928) as Film Editor
The Secret Hour (1928) as Film Editor

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