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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Master Hands (1936) as Director
Documents the car manufacturing industry through the eyes of those who work and run the Chevrolet Motor Company in Flint, Michigan.

Cinematography (feature film)

2.
Convict Stage (1965) as Director of Photography
3.
Git! (1965) as Director of Photography
4.
War Party (1965) as Director of Photography
5.
Fort Courageous (1965) as Director of Photography
6.
13 Frightened Girls (1963) as Director of Photography
A diplomat's daughter gets mixed up in international intrigue and murder.
7.
Don't Knock the Twist (1962) as Director of Photography
A TV executive tries to create a musical special to save his network.
8.
The Underwater City (1962) as Director of Photography
9.
The Wild Westerners (1962) as Director of Photography
10.
Sammy, the Way-Out Seal (1962)
Two young brothers secretly bring home a seal from their summer vacation and try to hide it from Mom and Dad.
11.
Zotz! (1962) as Director of Photography
A college professor finds a mystical coin that gives him super powers.
12.
Deadly Duo (1962) as Director of Photography
A woman plots to sell her twin sister''''s son to his father''''s rich family.
13.
Teenage Millionaire (1961) as Director of Photography
A teen tycoon becomes a rock star.
14.
Wild Harvest (1961) as Director of Photography
15.
Twist Around the Clock (1961) as Director of Photography
A struggling music producer tries to turn the Twist into a national obsession.
16.
Ten Who Dared (1960) as Director of Photography
Based on Major John Wesley Powell's own journal, adventure yarn depicting the perils encountered by Powell and nine boatmen in successfully navigating three small craft down the treacherous Colorado River for the first time in 1869.
17.
The Sign of Zorro (1958) as Cinematographer
Don Diego dons the mask of Zorro to free the town from the tyrannical rule of a dictator.
18.
Curfew Breakers (1957) as Director of Photography
19.
Rebel in Town (1956) as Photography
A man hunts down the bank robber who accidentally killed his son.
20.
The Black Sleep (1956) as Photography
A brain surgeon''''s experiments create a race of deadly freaks.
21.
Fort Yuma (1955) as Photography
A disgruntled settler kills an Apache chief at Fort Yuma, and the fort's commander knows that the chief's son, Manga Colorado (Abel Fernandez), will seek revenge and go on the warpath. He sends word by a courier to Fort Apache where a supply column is due to head across the desert to Fort Yuman, but the courier is killed by Mangas. The column, under the command of Lieutenant Ben Keegan (Peter Graves)who hates Apaches because he doesn't trust them, and because his assigned scout is Jonas (John Hudson), the brother of an Apache girl, Francesca (Joan Taylor), whom Keegan has been having an affair with. Also accompanying them is Melanie Crowne (Joan Vohs), who is going to do missionary work among the Apaches. Mangas attacks the column wiping out everybody but Keegan, Jonas and Melanie. Francesca is killed while trying to warn Keegan, and he realizes how foolish he had been in his prejudice and in keeping his love secret. The Apaches, dressed in the uniforms of the dead soldier, plan to gain entrance to Fort Yuma and massacre the men there.
22.
Desert Sands (1955) as Photography
A member of the French Foreign Legion falls for an Arab woman whose family has sworn to kill all foreigners.
23.
King Dinosaur (1955) as Director of Photography
Blasting off to a newly discovered planet called Nova, which moved into our Solar System four explorers behold a fantastic adventure. The mysterious new planet has similiar characteristics of Earth. Accept it is home to terrifying monsters like giant snakes, giant ants, mutated alligators, and most terrifying of all, King Dinosaur, a strange lizard-like being that is a fatal threat to the explorers. Can these people survive this planet and escape? Find out by watching this exciting B-movie under the famous Bert I. Gordon.
24.
The Big Bluff (1955) as Director of Photography
25.
Canyon Crossroads (1955) as Director of Photography
A geology professor and his daughter go hunting for uranium in the modern West.
26.
Big House, U.S.A. (1955) as Photography
Convicts escape prison to uncover hidden loot.
27.
Shield for Murder (1954) as Photography
A crooked detective masterminds a robbery then fights to keep his money.
28.
Beachhead (1954) as Director of Photography
U.S. soldiers invade a Pacific Island during World War II to catch an informer.
29.
War Paint (1954) as Director of Photography
Bloodthirsty renegades try to stop a Cavalry lieutenant from delivering a peace treaty to a powerful Indian chief.
30.
The Yellow Tomahawk (1954) as Director of Photography
A western guide tries to stop an Indian attack on settlers.
31.
The Outlaw's Daughter (1954) as Photography
32.
On Our Merry Way (1948) as Cine [Fred MacMurray episode]
Oliver Pease gets a dose of courage from his wife Martha and tricks the editor of the paper (where he writes lost pet notices) into assigning him the day's roving question. Martha suggests, "Has a little child ever changed your life?" Oliver gets answers from two slow-talking musicians, an actress whose roles usually feature a sarong, and an itinerant cardsharp. In each case the "little child" is hardly innocent: in the first, a local auto mechanic's "baby" turns out to be fully developed as a woman and a musician; in the second, a spoiled child star learns kindness; in the third, the family of a lost brat doesn't want him returned. And Oliver, what becomes of him?
33.
Christmas Eve (1947) as Cinematographer
To save her fortune, an aging woman must reunite her three adopted sons.
34.
Master Hands (1936) as Cinematographer
Documents the car manufacturing industry through the eyes of those who work and run the Chevrolet Motor Company in Flint, Michigan.
35.
El proceso de Mary Dugan (1931) as Fotografía de [Photog]
36.
Le procès de Mary Dugan (1931) as Photographie [Photog]
37.
The Champ (1931) as Photography
A broken-down prizefighter battles to keep custody of his son.
38.
Billy the Kid (1930) as Director of Photography
A town marshal struggles to capture a rebellious kid turned outlaw.
39.
Hallelujah (1929) as Director of Photography
A black laborer turns preacher after accidentally killing a man.

Visual Effects (feature film)

40.
Robot Monster (1953) as Stereo dir
The Robot Monster has been sent to Earth as the advance party of an impending invasion. Ordered by The Great One to capture several humans, the Robot Monster becomes confused once it learns more about humans.

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