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Also Known As: Died: May 23, 1960
Born: Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Palermo, IT Profession: Cinematography ...
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Cinematography (feature film)

1.
Anna Lucasta (1949) as Director of Photography
2.
One for the Book (1948) as Director of Photography
A lovelorn actress shares her apartment with a lonely soldier.
3.
Sorry, Wrong Number (1948) as Director of Photography
A neurotic invalid accidentally overhears a phone conversation plotting her own murder.
4.
Escape Me Never (1947) as Director of Photography
A composer forsakes his innocent bride to romance his brother''''s fiancee.
5.
The Long Night (1947) as Director of Photography
A veteran tries to free his former love from a sadistic lover.
6.
A Stolen Life (1946) as Photography
A twin takes her deceased sister''''s place as wife of the man they both love.
7.
Cinderella Jones (1946) as Director of Photography
A woman can claim inheritance only if she marries a genius.
8.
Cloak and Dagger (1946) as Director of Photography
Near the end of World War II, the Allies must find out how much the Axis knows about building atomic bombs. The OSS recruits a physicist, Alvah Jesper, to reach his former colleague, Katerin Lodor, now in Switzerland, and bring her out for debriefing. He reaches her, but a German agent is quickly onto him, and Lodor dies. Jesper must now get into Italy, go underground with the help of Gina, a resistance leader, and convince Polda, a physicist there, to leave with him. Polda won't go until his daughter is rescued from German detention. As Jesper's pal Pinky works on rescuing Polda's daughter and as time for escape runs down, Jesper and Gina fall in love.
9.
The Corn Is Green (1945) as Director of Photography
A dedicated teacher sacrifices everything to send a young miner to Oxford.
10.
Rhapsody in Blue (1945) as Director of Photography
Fictionalized biography of George Gershwin and his fight to bring serious music to Broadway.
11.
Pride of the Marines (1945) as Fill-in photog
A blinded Marine tries to adjust to civilian life.
12.
Arsenic and Old Lace (1944) as Director of Photography
A young man about to be married discovers the two aunts who raised him have been poisoning lonely old men.
13.
The Adventures of Mark Twain (1944) as Director of Photography
Twain moves from Mississippi riverboats to the Gold Rush to literary immortality.
14.
This Is the Army (1943) as Director of Photography
A song-and-dance man's son stages a big show starring World War II soldiers.
15.
Old Acquaintance (1943) as Director of Photography
Two writers, friends since childhood, fight over their books and lives.
16.
Now, Voyager (1942) as Director of Photography
A repressed spinster is transformed by psychiatry and her love for a married man.
17.
The Gay Sisters (1942) as Director of Photography
A New York aristocrat marries for the money to save the family mansion.
18.
Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942) as Photography
A musical portrait of composer/singer/dancer George M. Cohan. From his early days as a child-star in his family's vaudeville show up to the time of his comeback at which he received a medal from the president for his special contributions to the US, this is the life- story of George M. Cohan, who produced, directed, wrote and starred in his own musical shows for which he composed his famous songs.
19.
Captains of the Clouds (1942) as Director of Photography
A mail flyer joins the Canadian air force for fun but has to prove his worth when he goes to war.
20.
Sergeant York (1941) as Director of Photography
True story of the farm boy who made the transition from religious pacifist to World War I hero.
21.
Navy Blues (1941) as Dance seq photog
Honolulu days are far from peaceful for a boatload of amorous sailors.
22.
The Sea Wolf (1941) as Director of Photography
Shipwrecked fugitives try to escape a brutal sea captain who's losing his mind.
23.
Santa Fe Trail (1940) as Photography
Romantic rivals get caught in the battle to stop abolitionist John Brown.
24.
City for Conquest (1940) as Photography
A truck driver risks his eyesight when he boxes to pay for his brother''''s education.
25.
Virginia City (1940) as Director of Photography
A rebel spy poses as a wild West dance hall girl.
26.
The Sea Hawk (1940) as Photography
A British buccaneer holds the Spanish fleet at bay with the covert approval of Elizabeth I.
27.
Confessions of a Nazi Spy (1939) as Photography
An FBI agent risks his life to infiltrate Nazi sympathizers in the U.S.
28.
Four Wives (1939) as Photography
Three married women play matchmaker for their widowed sister.
29.
On Your Toes (1939) as Photog for "Slaughter on Tenth Avenue" ballet
A hoofer gets mixed up with a ballet dancer, triggering backstage jealousy.
30.
Dodge City (1939) as Photography
A soldier of fortune takes on the corrupt boss of a Western town.
31.
You Can't Get Away with Murder (1939) as Photography
A young tough takes the rap for a hardened gangster.
32.
The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex (1939) as Director of Photography
Elizabeth I''''s love for the Earl of Essex threatens to destroy her kingdom.
33.
The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938) as Photography
The bandit king of Sherwood Forest leads his Merry Men in a battle against the corrupt Prince John.
34.
Gold Diggers in Paris (1938) as Photography
Three showgirls travel to Paris in search of rich husbands.
35.
Angels with Dirty Faces (1938) as Photography
Childhood friends on opposite sides of the law fight over the future of a street gang.
36.
Gold Is Where You Find It (1938) as Photography
A gold strike in California triggers a bitter feud between farmers and prospectors.
37.
Valley of the Giants (1938) as Photography
A lumberman takes on pirates out to plunder the forest.
38.
Boy Meets Girl (1938) as Photography
Two wacky Hollywood writers drive their boss crazy while trying to help a pregnant waitress.
39.
Ready, Willing and Able (1937) as Photography
Two songwriters want to cast a British star in their new show.
40.
The Prince and the Pauper (1937) as Photography
Rousing adaptation of the Mark Twain tale of a 16th-century prince who trades places with a lookalike peasant.
41.
Varsity Show (1937) as Photography
A Broadway producer puts on a show at his alma mater.
42.
Colleen (1936) as Photography
An eccentric millionaire hires a gold digger to run his business.
43.
Sons O' Guns (1936) as Photography
A song-and-dance man gets caught up in war and espionage.
44.
The Charge of the Light Brigade (1936) as Photography
Two brothers love the same woman at a perilous Indian outpost.
45.
Three Men on a Horse (1936) as Photography
Gangsters kidnap a timid poet with a knack for picking winning horses.
46.
The Petrified Forest (1936) as Photography
An escaped convict holds the customers at a remote desert cantina hostage.
47.
The Woman in Red (1935) as Photography
A professional horsewoman fights prejudice when she marries into society.
48.
In Caliente (1935) as Photography
At a Mexican resort, a fast-talking magazine editor woos the dancer he's trashed in print.
49.
Shipmates Forever (1935) as Photography
An admiral''''s son gives up the Navy for a career as a song-and-dance man.
50.
'G' Men (1935) as Photography
A mob protege joins the FBI when a friend is gunned down.
51.
Go into Your Dance (1935) as Photography
An irresponsible Broadway star gets mixed up with gambling and gangsters.
52.
The Frisco Kid (1935) as Photography
A shanghaied sailor turns himself into the king of San Francisco's rough-and-tumble Barbary Coast.
53.
Dames (1934) as Photography
A reformer's daughter wins the lead in a scandalous Broadway show.
54.
Flirtation Walk (1934) as Photography
A West Point cadet falls for his commanding officer's daughter.
55.
Dark Hazard (1934) as Photography
A compulsive gambler loses everything.
56.
Hi Nellie! (1934) as Photography
A crusading newspaper editor keeps digging into corruption, even when he''''s forced to write advice to the lovelorn.
57.
Wonder Bar (1934) as Photography
The denizens of a Parisian night club deal with murder and romance.
58.
Dr. Monica (1934) as Photography
A female doctor learns that her husband loves another woman.
59.
Madame Du Barry (1934) as Photography
True story of the legendary courtesan who was mistress to France''''s King Louis XV.
60.
Sweet Adeline (1934) as Photography
A gay nineties waitress rises from beer gardens to Broadway.
61.
Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933) as Photography
Three chorus girls fight to keep their show going and find rich husbands.
62.
The Working Man (1933) as Photography
A wealthy manufacturer takes a vacation incognito and ends up working for his chief rival.
63.
Picture Snatcher (1933) as Photography
An ex-con brings his crooked ways to a job as a news photographer.
64.
42nd Street (1933) as Photography
The definitive backstage musical, complete with the dazzling newcomer who goes on for the injured star.
65.
The Mind Reader (1933) as Photography
A fake mentalist tries to go straight, only to end up in jail.
66.
Fireman Save My Child (1932) as Photography
A small-town ball player moves to the big leagues.
67.
It's Tough to Be Famous (1932) as Photography
Fame complicates a naval hero''''s private life.
68.
I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang (1932) as Photography
A World War I veteran faces inhuman conditions when he's sentenced to hard labor.
69.
The Dark Horse (1932) as Photography
A political machine backs a dimwitted candidate for governor.
70.
Union Depot (1932) as Photography
An out-of-luck con artist discovers a suitcase full of money at a train station.
71.
Three on a Match (1932) as Photography
A woman's childhood friends try to rescue her from gangsters.
72.
Blessed Event (1932) as Photography
An unscrupulous gossip columnist lands himself in hot water.
73.
Two Seconds (1932) as Photography
In the last moments of his life, a criminal reviews the circumstances that led him to death row.
74.
The Bargain (1931) as Photography
75.
Five Star Final (1931) as Photography
An unscrupulous newspaper editor searches for headlines at any cost.
76.
The Ruling Voice (1931) as Photography
A powerful gangster goes soft when he meets his grown-up daughter.
77.
Woman Hungry (1931) as Photography
78.
Local Boy Makes Good (1931) as Photography
A timid student turns into a track-and-field star.
79.
Big Business Girl (1931) as Photography
A college girl uses her brains and her legs to conquer the business world.
80.
Suicide Fleet (1931) as Photography
Three Navy shipmates fight over the same girl.
81.
The Hot Heiress (1931) as Photography
When a society woman falls for a riveter, she tries to pass him off as an architect.
82.
Madonna of the Streets (1930) as Director of Photography
83.
Showgirl in Hollywood (1930) as Director of Photography
A Broadway songbird goes to Hollywood in search of screen stardom.
84.
Playing Around (1930) as Director of Photography
A tenement girl falls for a smooth con artist.
85.
The Girl of the Golden West (1930) as Director of Photography
86.
Numbered Men (1930) as Director of Photography
A convict learns that a fellow prisoner has been messing with his woman.
87.
The Widow From Chicago (1930) as Director of Photography
A woman infiltrates a criminal mob to avenge her brother''''s death.
88.
No, No, Nanette (1930) as Director of Photography
89.
Going Wild (1930) as Director of Photography
A lovesick fool pretends to be an ace flyer.
90.
The House of Horror (1929) as Director of Photography
91.
Seven Footprints to Satan (1929) as Director of Photography
While seeking a stolen jewel, a young woman and her fiance are kidnapped and held in a mysterious mansion.
92.
Paris (1929) as Director of Photography
A stage star''''s romance with a young man is jeopardized by his mother''''s arrival.
93.
Broadway Babies (1929) as Director of Photography
A chorus girl can't choose between a party animal and her stage manager.
94.
Scarlet Seas (1929) as Director of Photography
95.
The Isle of Lost Ships (1929) as Director of Photography
96.
The Man and the Moment (1929) as Director of Photography
97.
Twin Beds (1929) as Director of Photography
98.
Heart to Heart (1928) as Director of Photography
99.
Burning Daylight (1928) as Camera
100.
The Border Patrol (1928) as Director of Photography
101.
The Hawk's Nest (1928) as Director of Photography
102.
The Shepherd of the Hills (1928) as Director of Photography
103.
The Haunted House (1928) as Director of Photography
104.
Burning Bridges (1928) as Director of Photography
105.
Show Girl (1928) as Director of Photography
106.
Somewhere in Sonora (1927) as Director of Photography
107.
Gun Gospel (1927) as Director of Photography
108.
Hard-Boiled Haggerty (1927) as Director of Photography
109.
Lonesome Ladies (1927) as Director of Photography
110.
The Overland Stage (1927) as Director of Photography
111.
The Land Beyond the Law (1927) as Director of Photography
112.
Señor Daredevil (1926) as Director of Photography
113.
Satan Town (1926) as Director of Photography
114.
The Unknown Cavalier (1926) as Director of Photography
115.
Driftin' Thru (1926) as Director of Photography
116.
The Seventh Bandit (1926) as Director of Photography
117.
The Frontier Trail (1926) as Director of Photography
118.
The Bad Lands (1925) as Director of Photography
119.
The Crimson Runner (1925) as Director of Photography
120.
Silent Sanderson (1925) as Director of Photography
121.
The People vs. Nancy Preston (1925) as Director of Photography
122.
Soft Shoes (1925) as Director of Photography
123.
Beyond the Border (1925) as Director of Photography
When Bob Smith brings in the outlaw Bob Moore he learns his real name is also Bob Smith. With his sister whom he has not seen since childhood arriving, Moore gets Smith to pose as him. The masquerade works fine for a while but then Moore's gang members plan to kill him and Smith must save the brother of the woman he now loves.
124.
Paint and Powder (1925) as Director of Photography
125.
The Flaming Forties (1924) as Director of Photography
A young cowhand befriends a disreputable gambler and pulls him out of some trouble. Hoping to square things with his new friend, the gambler seeks to warn him about the cowhand's fiancée, about whom the gambler knows some unsavory details.
126.
A Cafe in Cairo (1924) as Director of Photography
127.
Roaring Rails (1924) as Director of Photography
A railroad engineer sacrifices everything for the French orphan he adopted during World War I.
128.
Why Men Leave Home (1924) as Director of Photography
129.
The Lightning Rider (1924) as Director of Photography
130.
The Siren of Seville (1924) as Director of Photography
131.
The Girl of the Golden West (1923) as Director of Photography
132.
Mighty Lak' a Rose (1923) as Director of Photography
133.
The Bad Man (1923) as Director of Photography
134.
The Bishop of the Ozarks (1923) as Director of Photography
135.
Strength of the Pines (1922) as Director of Photography
136.
The Loaded Door (1922) as Director of Photography
137.
Trimmed (1922) as Director of Photography
138.
The Roof Tree (1921) as Director of Photography
139.
The Misleading Lady (1920) as Camera
140.
Alias Jimmy Valentine (1920) as Camera
141.
The Price of Redemption (1920) as Camera
142.
The Right of Way (1920) as Camera
143.
In Wrong (1919) as Camera
144.
Soldiers of Fortune (1919) as Camera
145.
What Love Forgives (1919) as Camera
146.
Bill Apperson's Boy (1919) as Camera
147.
The Love Defender (1919) as Camera
148.
Should a Woman Tell? (1919) as Camera
A village girl, on a visit to the city of Boston, is taken advantage of by a man there, and returns to her home feeling sullied and ashamed. A young man who had once sought her hand returns from years away in Europe and reiterates his suit. She returns his love and agrees to marry him, but has difficulty telling him the truth about her mis adventure. When she finally does, his response seems to doom the pair to tragedy.
149.
Burglar by Proxy (1919) as Camera
150.
Are You Legally Married? (1919) as Camera
151.
The Heart of a Girl (1918) as Camera
152.
Treason (1918) as Camera
153.
The Impostor (1918) as Camera
154.
Ruling Passions (1918) as Camera
155.
Who Loved Him Best? (1918) as Camera
156.
Her Husband's Honor (1918) as Camera
157.
The Runaway (1917) as Camera
158.
Her Second Husband (1917) as Camera
159.
The Man Who Stood Still (1916) as Camera
160.
Fate's Boomerang (1916) as Camera
161.
Paying the Price (1916) as Camera
162.
Fruits of Desire (1916) as Camera
The story of a beautiful and emotionally/psychologically distraught young woman whose unique perspective (literally, through the lens of a camera) results in suffering and despair. The heroes are Jiney and sexy lesbian roommate-best-friend Jas. Jiney and Jas are casual photographers, but Jiney is t
163.
The World Against Him (1916) as Camera
A man seeks out an old friend and enters his home only to be sucked into an all-consuming malady that originates in the soul of a beautiful and treacherous woman.
164.
The Cotton King (1915) as Camera
A man seeks out an old friend and enters his home only to be sucked into an all-consuming malady that originates in the soul of a beautiful and treacherous woman.
165.
M'liss (1915) as Camera
166.
The Sins of Society (1915) as Camera
167.
The Butterfly (1915) as Camera
A man seeks out an old friend and enters his home only to be sucked into an all-consuming malady that originates in the soul of a beautiful and treacherous woman.
168.
Wildfire (1915) as Camera
169.
A Butterfly on the Wheel (1915) as Camera
170.
Rip Van Winkle (1914) as Camera

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