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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cinematography (feature film)

1.
My Dog, Buddy (1960) as Cinematographer
2.
The Divine Lady (1929) as Assoc photog
Lady Hamilton''''s love affair with Admiral Nelson rocks the British Empire.
3.
The Patent Leather Kid (1927) as Director of Photography
Although far from patriotic, a young boxer fights for his country in World War I.

Art Director (feature film)

4.
Body and Soul (1931) as Miniaturist
Andress, Watson and Johnson are with a Royal Air Force squadron in France. When Watson is killed in combat, Andrews tries to return the letters Watson received from a girl called "Pom-Pom." There are two possibilities: one is Watson's widow, the other is a German spy.
5.
Just Imagine (1930) as Art Director
New York, 1980: airplanes have replaced cars, numbers have replaced names, pills have replaced food, government-arranged marriages have replaced love, and test tube babies have replaced ... well, you get the idea. Scientists revive a man struck by lightning in 1930; he is rechristened "Single O". He is befriended by J-21, who can't marry the girl of his dreams because he isn't "distinguished" enough -- until he is chosen for a 4-month expedition to Mars by a renegade scientist. The Mars J-21, his friend, and stowaway Single O visit is full of scantily clad women doing Busby Berkeley-style dance numbers and worshiping a fat middle-aged man.

Visual Effects (feature film)

6.
The Giant Claw (1957) as Tech eff created by
A giant anti-matter bird invades the Earth's atmosphere.
7.
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954) as Eff photog
A renegade sea captain uses a pioneering submarine to force peace on the world.
8.
Deep Waters (1948) as Special Photography Effects
9.
Dragonwyck (1946) as Miniatures
A farm girl signs on as governess in a gloomy mansion.
10.
Anna and the King of Siam (1946) as Miniatures
A young Englishwoman becomes royal tutor in Siam and befriends the King.
11.
The Keys of the Kingdom (1945) as Miniatures
A crusading priest struggles to build a mission in China.
12.
A Bell for Adano (1945) as Miniatures
A major and his men attempt to restore order to the war-torn Italian town of Adano.
13.
Where Do We Go from Here? (1945) as Miniatures
Bill wants to join the Army, but he's 4F so he asks a wizard to help him, but the wizard has slight problems with his history knowlege, so he sends Bill everywhere in history, but not to WWII.
14.
Billy Rose's Diamond Horseshoe (1945) as Miniatures
Joe Davis Sr., headliner at a big nightclub, is visited by medical student son Joe Jr., who to Dad's chagrin wants to be a crooner, and soon comes between Dad and his girlfriend Claire. So glamorous dancer Bonnie is enlisted to distract Junior. Which does Bonnie want more, the fur coat or true love? Plot is a framework for numerous Ziegfeld style stage productions.
15.
State Fair (1945) as Miniatures
An Iowa family finds romance and adventure at the yearly state fair.
16.
The Dolly Sisters (1945) as Miniatures
Two sisters from Hungary become famous entertainers in the early 20th century.
17.
Captain Eddie (1945) as Miniatures
WWI flyer Eddie Rickenbaker remembers his life which brought him from a car salesman, race driver and pilot in WWI, to an important person in the early years of civil airline service, after his plane crashed in the South Pacific in late 1942.
18.
Winged Victory (1944) as Miniatures
19.
The Great Dictator (1941) as Special Effects
A Jewish barber takes the place of a war-hungry dictator.
20.
In Old Chicago (1938) as Spec eff scenes staged by
Two Irish brothers become political and romantic rivals.
21.
Suez (1938) as Process Photography
A young French nobleman dreams of building the Suez Canal.
22.
Four Men and a Prayer (1938) as Process Photography
To prove their father was murdered, four brothers fight to bring down a powerful arms syndicate.
23.
A Connecticut Yankee (1931) as Special Effects
An accident sends a modern repairman back in time to King Arthur's court.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

24.
Dante's Inferno (1935) as Tech staff
A carny builds a gambling empire at the expense of his family's wellbeing.
25.
The Sky Hawk (1930) as Mech eff

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