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Phil Rosen is a Director, Scriptwriter, Director of Photography and Cinematography American born on 8 may 1888 at Malbork (Pologne)

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Birth name Philip E. Rosen
Nationality USA
Birth 8 may 1888 at Malbork (Pologne)
Death 22 october 1951 (at 63 years) at Hollywood (USA)

Phil Rosen (May 8, 1888 – October 22, 1951) was an American film director and cinematographer. He directed 142 films between 1915 and 1949.

He was born in Marienburg, West Prussia (now Malbork, Poland) and died in Hollywood, California. He was one of the founders of the American Society of Cinematographers. Rosen was married to model and actress Joyzelle Joyner.

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Filmography of Phil Rosen (80 films)

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The Shadow Returns, 1h1
Directed by William Beaudine, Phil Rosen
Origin USA
Genres Crime
Themes Superhero films
Actors Kane Richmond, Barbara Read, Tom Dugan, Joseph Crehan, Pierre Watkin, Frank Reicher
Rating57% 2.8846452.8846452.8846452.8846452.884645
Private detective Lamont Cranston steps in to solve a murder for the police with the assistance of his alter ego The Shadow.
Step by Step, 1h2
Directed by Phil Rosen
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Crime
Actors Lawrence Tierney, Anne Jeffreys, Lowell Gilmore, Myrna Dell, Jason Robards Sr., Harry Harvey, Sr.
Rating63% 3.1944553.1944553.1944553.1944553.194455
This script must be run from the command line
Captain Tugboat Annie, 1h10
Directed by Phil Rosen
Origin USA
Themes Seafaring films, Transport films
Actors Jane Darwell, Edgar Kennedy, Mantan Moreland, Jack Norton, Cyril Delevanti, Pamela Blake
Rating63% 3.1669953.1669953.1669953.1669953.166995
Right after the war has ended, tugboats are allowed to freely operate again in the US coastal waters. The owner of Secoma Towing & Salvage, Alec Severn (Joseph Crehan), starts searching for the famous Tugboat Annie Brennan (Jane Darwell), to incorporate her back as the captain of his fleet of tugboats.
Charlie Chan in The Jade Mask, 1h6
Directed by Phil Rosen
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Comedy, Horror, Crime
Actors Sidney Toler, Mantan Moreland, Hardie Albright, Frank Reicher, Cyril Delevanti, Al Bridge
Rating64% 3.2466453.2466453.2466453.2466453.246645
Charlie Chan, son fils n° 4, Eddie, et son chauffeur, Birmingham Brown, examinent le meurtre présumé d'un scientifique excentrique dans un manoir fantasmagorique. Le corps est introuvable et chacun à une bonne raison de vouloir la mort de ce personnage au mauvais caractère.
The Scarlet Clue, 1h5
Directed by Phil Rosen
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Crime
Actors Sidney Toler, Benson Fong, Mantan Moreland, Virginia Brissac, Robert Homans, I. Stanford Jolley
Rating68% 3.4423053.4423053.4423053.4423053.442305
Charlie Chan and his son Tommy and their block-head driver Birmingham Brown investigate the shenanigans and suspects that results from a furtive gang trying to steal radar secrets from a radio station.
Army Wives
Army Wives (1944)
, 1h8
Directed by Phil Rosen
Origin USA
Genres Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Elyse Knox, Marjorie Rambeau, Rick Vallin, Dorothea Kent, Murray Alper, Hardie Albright

This script must be run from the command line
Black Magic, 1h7
Directed by Phil Rosen
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Crime
Actors Sidney Toler, Mantan Moreland, Joseph Crehan, Oliver Hardy, Jacqueline deWit, Geraldine Wall
Rating64% 3.2488953.2488953.2488953.2488953.248895
Charlie postpones his trip home to Honolulu help with the investigation of murder involving Number One Daughter (Frances Chan) and an easily spooked chauffeur (Mantan Moreland).
Charlie Chan in the Secret Service
Directed by Phil Rosen
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Crime
Actors Sidney Toler, Mantan Moreland, Arthur Loft, George J. Lewis, Sarah Edwards, Benson Fong
Rating64% 3.243983.243983.243983.243983.24398
In the two years since the last Charlie Chan feature film (Castle in the Desert), Charlie Chan is now an agent of the U.S. government working in Washington DC and he is assigned to investigate the murder of the inventor of a highly advanced torpedo. Aiding Chan is his overeager but dull-witted Number Three son Tommy (Benson Fong) and his Number Two Daughter Iris Chan (Marianne Quon). Also involved in the case is the bumbling and easily frightened Birmingham Brown (Mantan Moreland) who works as a limo driver for one of the suspects.
Charlie Chan in The Chinese Cat
Directed by Phil Rosen
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Comedy, Crime
Actors Sidney Toler, Mantan Moreland, Benson Fong, Joan Woodbury, Ian Keith, Sam Flint
Rating66% 3.346533.346533.346533.346533.34653
Charlie Chan investigates the locked-room murder of a chess expert with the aid of bumbling Number Three Son (Benson Fong) and knuckle-headed taxi driver (Mantan Moreland).
Thunder Birds, 1h18
Directed by William A. Wellman, Phil Rosen
Origin USA
Genres Drama, War, Adventure, Romance
Themes Transport films, Aviation films, Political films, Children's films
Actors Gene Tierney, Preston Foster, John Sutton, Jack Holt, Reginald Denny, May Whitty
Rating62% 3.147673.147673.147673.147673.14767
Soon after the US enters World War II, Steve Britt (Preston Foster), a former World War I flying ace, arrives at Thunderbird Field, looking for a job as a civilian primary flight instructor. The base commander is an old friend, Lt. Col. "Mac" MacDonald (Jack Holt), working with Squadron Leader Barrett (Reginald Denny, himself a WWI aerial observer), who is in charge of the Royal Air Force cadets at the base.