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Also Known As: Died: November 28, 2003
Born: Cause of Death: natural causes
Birth Place: Profession: Writer ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Writer (feature film)

1.
The Sword of Ali Baba (1965) as Screenwriter
2.
The Sword of Ali Baba (1965) as Story
3.
Casanova's Big Night (1954) as Written for Screen by
A tailor''''s apprentice fills in for the famed Italian lover.
4.
Here Come the Girls (1953) as Screenwriter
A chorus boy is used as bait to catch an attacker.
5.
The Caddy (1953) as Screenwriter
A master golfer suffering from performance anxiety caddies for a man he''''s taught everything.
6.
Here Come the Girls (1953) as Story
A chorus boy is used as bait to catch an attacker.
7.
The Lemon Drop Kid (1951) as Screenwriter
A bookie has the Christmas holidays to raise the money he owes a gangster.
8.
My Favorite Spy (1951) as Screenwriter
A comedian poses as an international spy to recover mysterious microfilm.
9.
Fancy Pants (1950) as Screenwriter
A wild West family wins a British valet in a poker game and passes him off as a nobleman.
10.
Sorrowful Jones (1949) as Screenwriter
A young girl is left with the notoriously cheap Sorrowful Jones as a marker for a bet. When her father doesn't return, he learns that taking care of a child interferes with his free-wheeling lifestyle. Sorrowful must also evade crooked gangsters and indulge in a bit of horse-thieving.
11.
Let's Live a Little (1948) as Screenwriter
A harried, overworked advertising executive is being pursued romantically by one of his clients, a successful perfume magnate ... and his former fiancée. The latest client of the agency is a psychiatrist and author of a new book. When the executive goes over to discuss the ad campaign, the psychiatrist turns out to be a woman. But what does he really need? Romance? Or analysis?
12.
The Paleface (1948) as Orig scr
An inept dentist must rescue his outlaw wife from the Indians.
13.
Variety Girl (1947) as Orig scr
Dozens of star and character-actor cameos and a message about the Variety Club (show-business charity) are woven into a framework about two hopeful young ladies who come to Hollywood, exchange identities, and cause comic confusion (with slapstick interludes) throughout the Paramount studio.
14.
The Face of Marble (1946) as Original Story
A mad scientist''''s attempts to revive the dead go haywire when he runs into a voodoo priestess.
15.
Here Come the Co-Eds (1945) as Based on an orig story
16.
See My Lawyer (1945) as Screenwriter
17.
Dangerous Partners (1945) as Adaptation
A young couple''''s accident could make them rich, if they can evade a Nazi spy ring.
18.
Sudan (1945) as Orig scr
Young, lovely Naila becomes queen of the ancient Egyptian kingdom of Khemis when her father is killed in a slave revolt. Continuing her penchant for going incognito among the people, she seeks out rebel leader Herua. But through palace treachery, she herself is captured and enslaved. After various adventures, she finds herself rescued by (and attracted to) the very rebel she was seeking. Will gratitude or revenge win out? Gorgeous scenery and costumes.
19.
The Naughty Nineties (1945) as Orig scr
In the gay '90s, cardsharps take over a Mississippi riverboat from a kindly captain. Their first act is to change the showboat into a floating gambling house. A ham actor and his bumbling sidekick try to devise a way to help the captain regain ownership of the vessel.
20.
Ghost Catchers (1944) as Writer
21.
In Society (1944) as Screenwriter
Two bumbling plumbers are hired by a socialite to fix a leak. A case of mistaken identity gets the pair an invitation to a fancy party and an entree into high society. As expected, things don't go too smoothly.
22.
Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (1944) as Wrt for the scr by
Ali Baba, son of the Kalif of Bagdad is brought up by the 40 Thieves after his father is killed by the soldiers of Hugalu Khan, who received the necessary information by traitor Cassim. Ali becomes the leader of the thieves and they are fighting for the freedom of his land. Per chance Ali captures the fiancée of Hugalu Khan, who turns out to be his girl friend Amara. After a few misunderstandings Ali uses her wedding day with Hugalu Khan as the day for the liberation of Bagdad.
23.
The Scarlet Claw (1944) as Screenwriter
Sherlock Holmes investigates a haunting in a Canadian village vital to the war effort.
24.
Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (1943) as Screenwriter
Sherlock Holmes fights to keep a new bombsite design from the Nazis.
25.
Lady Bodyguard (1943) as Screenwriter
A.C.Baker (Anne Shirley), advertising executive for an insurance company, approaches test pilot Terry Moore (Eddie Albert) with a proposition that in return for using his picture and endorsement he will get a paid-for-a-year $1000 policy. High-risk Terry agrees. George MacAlister (Roger Pryor) fires his secretary, Miss Tracy (Mary Treen), just as she is typing up the policy and she, for spite, changes the amount from a thousand dollars to one million dollars. A.C. delivers the policy, without noticing the difference, to Terry at a party at the Frolics Club, a cheap joint wedged between a burlesque house and a flop house hotel. Three characters, an elderly hat-check "girl" known as Mother Hodges (Maude Eburne); Avery Jamieson (Raymond Walburn), a broken-down actor; and bartender Harry Gargan (Edward Brophy) are named beneficiaries. When the company discovers the error, A.C. is sent to get back the policy and, pending that, don't let Terry make any test flights.
26.
Rhythm of the Islands (1943) as Additional Dialogue
27.
Hi' Ya, Chum (1943) as Orig scr
28.
True to the Army (1942) as Adaptation
29.
Arabian Nights (1942) as Contr to dial and spec seq
Half-brothers vie for an Arabian throne and the love of a beautiful storyteller.
30.
Ride 'Em Cowboy (1942) as Original Story
On the run from a rodeo boss, two greenhorns get jobs as cowboys.
31.
San Francisco Docks (1941) as Orig scr
Longshoreman Johnny Barnes is in love with Kitty Tracy, barmaid at her father's waterfront saloon. Johnny is arrested for murder. Kitty and Father Cameron locate Frances March, wife of the real murderer (Alcatraz escapee Monte March) which leads to a fight between the two women and then between the priest and the murderer.
32.
Keep 'Em Flying (1941) as Original Story
33.
Sweetheart of the Campus (1941) as Screenwriter
A college dean tries to keep a nightclub from opening too close to his campus.
34.
The Feminine Touch (1941) as Orig scr
An author writing a book on jealousy discovers his wife is an expert on the subject.
35.
Ma, He's Making Eyes at Me (1940) as Screenwriter
36.
South to Karanga (1940) as Orig scr
37.
Diamond Frontier (1940) as Orig scr
38.
Enemy Agent (1940) as Screenwriter
39.
Black Friday (1940) as Contr to scr const
When his friend Professor Kingsely (Ridges) is at deaths door, brain surgeon Dr. Sovac (Karloff) saves his life by means of an illegal operation that transplants part of injured gangster Red Cannon's brain. Unfortunately, the operation has a disasterous Jeckll and Hyde side effect and under certain conditions the persona of Cannon emerges. Sovac soon learns of the duel personality and of half a million dollars the gangster has hidden away. He attempts to find the money through the manipulation of his friend, an attempt that brings Kingsley closer to madness as he alternates between a meek professor of english and a brutal gangster out for murderous revenge on those who tried to kill him.
40.
Beauty for the Asking (1939) as Story
A jilted woman makes her fortune in cosmetics.
41.
Two Bright Boys (1939) as Orig scr
42.
Big Town Czar (1939) as Screenwriter
When gangster Phil Daley (Barton MacLane) gets rid of his chief Paul Burgess (Walter Woolf King) he has everything that money can buy, except the respect of his parents (Oscar O'Shea and Esther Dale) and his sweetheart Susan Warren (Eve Arden.) His younger brother Danny (Tom Brown) quits college and forces Phil to make him part of the gang. The overly-ambitious Danny fixes a prize-fight on which rival gang-leader Mike Luger (Jack La Rue) loses heavily and, thinking that Phil has double-crossed him, sends gunmen out to kill Phil. They kill Danny instead and the frightened Phil flees to a country hideout. His chief lieutenant, Sid Travis (Frank Jenks), sets a trap for Phil when he returns.
43.
Ex-Champ (1939) as Screenwriter
44.
The Last Warning (1939) as Screenwriter
45.
The Last Express (1938) as Screenwriter
46.
Law of the Underworld (1938) as Screenwriter
A respectable citizen lures two innocents into his secret criminal plots.
47.
Behind the Headlines (1937) as Screenwriter
A radio station''''s newsman rushes to the rescue of his peer, who has been kidnapped by bank robbers.
48.
China Passage (1937) as Screenwriter
Murder and jewel theft plague a China-bound steamer.
49.
Hideaway (1937) as Screenwriter
A homeless family tries to take over an abandoned house, only to discover it''''s a gangsters'''' hideaway.
50.
The Man Who Found Himself (1937) as Screenwriter
A determined nurse puts a cocky surgeon back on track.
51.
Don't Get Personal (1936) as Story
52.
Without Orders (1936) as Screenwriter
Two pilots compete for the love of a pretty flight attendant.
53.
The Big Noise (1936) as Story
A meek businessman turns hero when he refuses to pay the mob for protection.
54.
Wanted! Jane Turner (1936) as Screenwriter
A postal detective tracks the gang that robbed a mail truck and killed the driver.
55.
Spring Tonic (1935) as Contr to trmt
56.
Redheads on Parade (1935) as Contr to trmt
57.
Marie Galante (1934) as Contract Writer
Marie is kidnapped and taken aboard ship, then thrown off at Yucatan. She winds up singing in a cafe in the Panama Canal zone. There she gets involved in a plot to destroy the canal and runs into American intelligence officer Crawbett.
58.
Helldorado (1934) as Contr on spec seq

Producer (feature film)

59.
The Naughty Nineties (1945) as Producer
In the gay '90s, cardsharps take over a Mississippi riverboat from a kindly captain. Their first act is to change the showboat into a floating gambling house. A ham actor and his bumbling sidekick try to devise a way to help the captain regain ownership of the vessel.
60.
See My Lawyer (1945) as Producer
61.
Ghost Catchers (1944) as Producer
62.
In Society (1944) as Producer
Two bumbling plumbers are hired by a socialite to fix a leak. A case of mistaken identity gets the pair an invitation to a fancy party and an entree into high society. As expected, things don't go too smoothly.

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