Alfred E. Green

Alfred E. Green (July 11, 1889 – September 4, 1960) was a prolific movie director and assistant director. Green entered film in 1912 as an actor for the Selig Polyscope Company. He became an assistant to director Colin Campbell. He then started to direct two-reelers until he started features in 1917. Description above from the Wikipedia article Alfred E. Green,  licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Baby Face (1933)

A young woman uses her body and her sexuality to help her climb the social ladder, but soon begins to wonder if her new status will ever bring her happiness.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Barbara Stanwyck  •  George Brent  •  Donald Cook  •  Alphonse Ethier

A young woman uses her body and her sexuality to help her climb the social ladder, but soon begins to wonder if her new status will ever bring her happiness.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Barbara Stanwyck  •  George Brent  •  Donald Cook  •  Alphonse Ethier

Cover Up (1949)

Insurance investigator Sam Donovan is looking into the apparent suicide of a man in a small Midwestern town. All clues leads him into suspecting murder. Unfortunately, no one wants to assist him with the case, including Sheriff Larry Best.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  William Bendix  •  Dennis O'Keefe  •  Barbara Britton  •  Art Baker

Insurance investigator Sam Donovan is looking into the apparent suicide of a man in a small Midwestern town. All clues leads him into suspecting murder. Unfortunately, no one wants to assist him with the case, including Sheriff Larry Best.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  William Bendix  •  Dennis O'Keefe  •  Barbara Britton  •  Art Baker

Invasion, U.S.A. (1952)

A group of American witness the deadly invasion of the United States by the Soviet Union.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Gerald Mohr  •  Peggie Castle  •  Dan O'Herlihy  •  Robert Bice

A group of American witness the deadly invasion of the United States by the Soviet Union.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Gerald Mohr  •  Peggie Castle  •  Dan O'Herlihy  •  Robert Bice

The Fabulous Dorseys (1947)

The story of Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey from their boyhood in Pennsylvania through their rise, their breakup, and their personal reunion.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Tommy Dorsey  •  Jimmy Dorsey  •  Janet Blair  •  Paul Whiteman

The story of Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey from their boyhood in Pennsylvania through their rise, their breakup, and their personal reunion.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Tommy Dorsey  •  Jimmy Dorsey  •  Janet Blair  •  Paul Whiteman

The Jackie Robinson Story (1950)

Biography of Jackie Robinson, the first black major league baseball player in the 20th century. Traces his career in the negro leagues and the major leagues.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Jackie Robinson  •  Ruby Dee  •  Minor Watson  •  Louise Beavers

Biography of Jackie Robinson, the first black major league baseball player in the 20th century. Traces his career in the negro leagues and the major leagues.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Jackie Robinson  •  Ruby Dee  •  Minor Watson  •  Louise Beavers

The Jolson Story (1946)

The Jolson Story is a 1946 musical biography which purports to tell the life story of singer Al Jolson. It stars Larry Parks as Jolson, Evelyn Keyes as "Julie Benson" (approximating Jolson's wife, Ruby Keeler), William Demarest as his manager, Ludwig Donath and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Larry Parks  •  Evelyn Keyes  •  William Demarest  •  Bill Goodwin

The Jolson Story is a 1946 musical biography which purports to tell the life story of singer Al Jolson. It stars Larry Parks as Jolson, Evelyn Keyes as "Julie Benson" (approximating Jolson's wife, Ruby Keeler), William Demarest as his manager, Ludwig Donath and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Larry Parks  •  Evelyn Keyes  •  William Demarest  •  Bill Goodwin

Top Banana (1954)

Jerry Biffle is the star of the Blendo Soap Program. He has been invited to participate in an autograph-signing party for his new book at an important department store. Jerry meets Sally Peters, one of the department store models, and makes her part of his TV ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Phil Silvers  •  Judy Lynne  •  Danny Scholl  •  Rose Marie

Jerry Biffle is the star of the Blendo Soap Program. He has been invited to participate in an autograph-signing party for his new book at an important department store. Jerry meets Sally Peters, one of the department store models, and makes her part of his TV ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Phil Silvers  •  Judy Lynne  •  Danny Scholl  •  Rose Marie

Disraeli (1929)

Prime Minister of Great Britain Benjamin Disraeli outwits the subterfuge of the Russians and chicanery at home in order to secure the purchase of the Suez Canal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  George Arliss  •  Joan Bennett  •  Florence Arliss  •  Anthony Bushell

Prime Minister of Great Britain Benjamin Disraeli outwits the subterfuge of the Russians and chicanery at home in order to secure the purchase of the Suez Canal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  George Arliss  •  Joan Bennett  •  Florence Arliss  •  Anthony Bushell

The Green Goddess (1930)

An airplane carrying three Brits crash lands in the kingdom of Rukh. The Rajah holds them prisoner because the British are about to execute his three half-brothers in neighboring India.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  George Arliss  •  H.B. Warner  •  Ralph Forbes  •  Alice Joyce

An airplane carrying three Brits crash lands in the kingdom of Rukh. The Rajah holds them prisoner because the British are about to execute his three half-brothers in neighboring India.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  George Arliss  •  H.B. Warner  •  Ralph Forbes  •  Alice Joyce

Dangerous (1935)

Dan Bellows finds former stage star Joyce Heath a penniless drunk and takes her to his Connecticut home for rehabilitation. Unaware that she is married to Gordon, he asks his fiancée Gail to free him and offers to sponsor Joyce in a play. When Gordon refuses to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Bette Davis  •  Franchot Tone  •  Margaret Lindsay  •  Alison Skipworth

Dan Bellows finds former stage star Joyce Heath a penniless drunk and takes her to his Connecticut home for rehabilitation. Unaware that she is married to Gordon, he asks his fiancée Gail to free him and offers to sponsor Joyce in a play. When Gordon refuses to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Bette Davis  •  Franchot Tone  •  Margaret Lindsay  •  Alison Skipworth

Smart Money (1931)

Two brothers' trip to the big city to do a little gambling results in a fateful turn of events.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Edward G. Robinson  •  James Cagney  •  Margaret Livingston  •  Evalyn Knapp

Two brothers' trip to the big city to do a little gambling results in a fateful turn of events.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Edward G. Robinson  •  James Cagney  •  Margaret Livingston  •  Evalyn Knapp

Come on Over (1922)

Shane O'Mealia leaves Ireland, promising to send for his sweetheart, Moyna. In the mean time the son of the old lady she lives with, takes them back to America without telling Shane, who then must explain a girl he's been seeing in New York.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Colleen Moore  •  Ralph Graves  •  J. Farrell MacDonald  •  Kate Price

Shane O'Mealia leaves Ireland, promising to send for his sweetheart, Moyna. In the mean time the son of the old lady she lives with, takes them back to America without telling Shane, who then must explain a girl he's been seeing in New York.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Colleen Moore  •  Ralph Graves  •  J. Farrell MacDonald  •  Kate Price

Tars and Spars (1946)

Howard Young is a coast guardsman who has been on shore duty for three years despite his efforts to be sent into action. His nearest approach to sea duty was on a harbor-moored life raft for 21 days as part of an experiment with a new type of vitamin gum for the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Janet Blair  •  Alfred Drake  •  Jeff Donnell  •  Marc Platt

Howard Young is a coast guardsman who has been on shore duty for three years despite his efforts to be sent into action. His nearest approach to sea duty was on a harbor-moored life raft for 21 days as part of an experiment with a new type of vitamin gum for the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Janet Blair  •  Alfred Drake  •  Jeff Donnell  •  Marc Platt

The Mayor of 44th Street (1942)

In this drama, an ex-vaudevillian dancer opens up a dance band agency and help street kids at the same time by hiring them to help out. Unfortunately, the local gang of hood's leader resists his attempts. More trouble ensues when the dancer helps a convict gain ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  George Murphy  •  Anne Shirley  •  William Gargan  •  Richard Barthelmess

In this drama, an ex-vaudevillian dancer opens up a dance band agency and help street kids at the same time by hiring them to help out. Unfortunately, the local gang of hood's leader resists his attempts. More trouble ensues when the dancer helps a convict gain ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  George Murphy  •  Anne Shirley  •  William Gargan  •  Richard Barthelmess

Here's to Romance (1935)

Kathleen Gerard, a high society wife fed up with her husband's artistic "protegées", decides to take one of her own in Nino, a promising tenor, patronizing him to study in Paris. He and her girlfriend are perfectly happy until the Gerards pay a visit and Mrs. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Nino Martini  •  Genevieve Tobin  •  Anita Louise  •  Maria Gambarelli

Kathleen Gerard, a high society wife fed up with her husband's artistic "protegées", decides to take one of her own in Nino, a promising tenor, patronizing him to study in Paris. He and her girlfriend are perfectly happy until the Gerards pay a visit and Mrs. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Nino Martini  •  Genevieve Tobin  •  Anita Louise  •  Maria Gambarelli

Badlands Of Dakota (1941)

Up-and-coming Universal leading man Robert Stack made his western-movie debut in Badlands of Dakota. Set in the Dakotas during the days of the Great Gold Boom, the story finds brothers Jim and Bob Holliday (Stack and Broderick Crawford) dukeing it out over the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Robert Stack  •  Ann Rutherford  •  Richard Dix  •  Frances Farmer

Up-and-coming Universal leading man Robert Stack made his western-movie debut in Badlands of Dakota. Set in the Dakotas during the days of the Great Gold Boom, the story finds brothers Jim and Bob Holliday (Stack and Broderick Crawford) dukeing it out over the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Robert Stack  •  Ann Rutherford  •  Richard Dix  •  Frances Farmer

Four Faces West (1948)

Cowboy Ross McEwen arrives in town. He asks the banker for a loan of $2000. When the banker asks about securing a loan that large, McEwen shows him his six-gun collateral. The banker hands over the money in exchange for an I.O.U., signed "Jefferson Davis". McEwen ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Joel McCrea  •  Frances Dee  •  Charles Bickford  •  Joseph Calleia

Cowboy Ross McEwen arrives in town. He asks the banker for a loan of $2000. When the banker asks about securing a loan that large, McEwen shows him his six-gun collateral. The banker hands over the money in exchange for an I.O.U., signed "Jefferson Davis". McEwen ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Joel McCrea  •  Frances Dee  •  Charles Bickford  •  Joseph Calleia

Let's Get Married (1937)

Let's Get Married is a 1937 American comedy film starring Ida Lupino, who plays the daughter of a political consultant, Joe Quinn. From Wikipedia  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Ida Lupino  •  Walter Connolly  •  Ralph Bellamy  •  Raymond Walburn

Let's Get Married is a 1937 American comedy film starring Ida Lupino, who plays the daughter of a political consultant, Joe Quinn. From Wikipedia  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Ida Lupino  •  Walter Connolly  •  Ralph Bellamy  •  Raymond Walburn

The Gracie Allen Murder Case (1939)

The zany plot follows nitwit Gracie Allen trying to help master sleuth Philo Vance solve a murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Gracie Allen  •  Warren William  •  Ellen Drew  •  Kent Taylor

The zany plot follows nitwit Gracie Allen trying to help master sleuth Philo Vance solve a murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Gracie Allen  •  Warren William  •  Ellen Drew  •  Kent Taylor

Strange Affair (1944)

Eminent psychiatrist Dr. Brenner invites cartoonist Bill Harrison and his wife, Jack, to a banquet honoring war refugees. Bill volunteers to pick up fellow psychiatrist Dr. Baumler at the train station, but the man vanishes when he has Bill stop so he can use a pay ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Allyn Joslyn  •  Evelyn Keyes  •  Marguerite Chapman  •  Edgar Buchanan

Eminent psychiatrist Dr. Brenner invites cartoonist Bill Harrison and his wife, Jack, to a banquet honoring war refugees. Bill volunteers to pick up fellow psychiatrist Dr. Baumler at the train station, but the man vanishes when he has Bill stop so he can use a pay ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Allyn Joslyn  •  Evelyn Keyes  •  Marguerite Chapman  •  Edgar Buchanan
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