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Ewart Adamson (1882–1945)

Ewart Adamson (1881-1945), born in Dundee, Scotland, went to sea at the age of 14. He fought in the Canadian army during WWI, and was promoted through the ranks from private to major during his tour of duty in France and Belgium. Prior to his arrival in Hollywood, in 1930, Adamson spent five years as a tin-mine manager in Perak, Malaya, where the ... See full bio »

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 1955 Scratch Scratch Scratch (Short) (story)
 1954 Tooting Tooters (Short) (screenplay)
 1952 A Blissful Blunder (Short) (original story)
 1951 Pleasure Treasure (Short) (screenplay)
 1951 Blonde Atom Bomb (Short) (story)
 1950 Innocently Guilty (Short) (story)
 1946 You Can't Fool a Fool (Short) (story and screenplay)
 1944 Haunted Harbor (from the novel by - as Dayle Douglas)
 1943 Campus Rhythm (original story)
 1943 Back from the Front (Short) (screenplay) / (story)
 1943 Hot Foot (Short) (screen play)
 1943 Wolf in Thief's Clothing (Short) (screenplay) / (story)
 1942 Pretty Dolly (Short) (story)
 1942 Ham and Yeggs (Short) (screenplay)
 1942 Sappy Pappy (Short) (original screenplay)
 1942 House of Errors (screen play)
 1942 What Makes Lizzy Dizzy? (Short) (screenplay)
 1941 Lovable Trouble (Short) (screenplay)
 1941 In the Sweet Pie and Pie (Short) (story)
 1940 Meet the Missus (original screenplay)
 1940 Cookoo Cavaliers (Short) (screenplay) / (story)
 1940 A Bundle of Bliss (Short) (story and screen play)
 1940 The Spook Speaks (Short) (story and screen play)
 1940 Pleased to Mitt You (Short) (screenplay) / (story)
 1940 The Taming of the Snood (Short) (story and screen play)
 1940 Money Squawks (Short) (story & screenplay)
 1939 Long Shot (screenplay)
 1939 Three Little Sew and Sews (Short) (story and screenplay)
 1938 Sue My Lawyer (Short) (screen play)
 1937 Rhythm Wranglers (Short) (original screenplay)
 1937 The Sitter Downers (Short) (screenplay) / (story)
 1937 Many Unhappy Returns (Short) (story)
 1937 Lodge Night (Short) (story and screen play)
 1936 Slippery Silks (Short) (screenplay) / (story)
 1936 Love Comes to Mooneyville (Short)
 1936 The Champ's a Chump (Short) (original screenplay)
 1936 Easy Money (story)
 1936 Below the Deadline (story and screenplay)
 1936 Bad Medicine (Short)
 1936 In Paris, A.W.O.L. (screenplay)
 1936 The Walking Dead (screen play) / (story)
 1936 The Dark Hour (screenplay)
 1935 Annie Oakley (from a story by)
 1935 False Pretenses (screenplay)
 1935 It Always Happens (Short) (story and screen play)
 1935 Alimony Aches (Short) (story & screenplay)
 1935 The Girl Who Came Back (screenplay) / (story)
 1935 Pickled Peppers (Short) (story)
 1935 Tramp Tramp Tramp (Short) (story and screenplay)
 1935 Tars and Stripes (Short) (adaptation)
 1935 Wig-Wag (Short) (story)
 1935 Circumstantial Evidence (adaptation) / (screenplay)
 1935 Hunger Pains (Short) (story)
 1935 This Band Age (Short)
 1935 Brick-a-Brac (Short) (story)
 1934 Allez Oop! (Short) (story)
 1934 No Sleep on the Deep (Short) (story and screenplay)
 1934 The Gold Ghost (Short) (story)
 1934 Managed Money (Short) (dialogue) / (story)
 1934 The Super Snooper (Short) (story and dialogue)
 1934 Pardon My Pups (Short) (adaptation) / (continuity)
 1934 An Old Gypsy Custom (Short)
 1934 Trimmed in Furs (Short)
 1933 Pop's Pal (Short) (story and dialogue)
 1933 What's to Do? (Short) (screenplay)
 1933 Frozen Assets (Short) (writer)
 1933 Dora's Dunking Doughnuts (Short) (dialogue) / (story)
 1933 The Big Squeal (Short) (screenplay)
 1933 Hot Hoofs (Short) (writer)
 1933 A Pair of Socks (Short) (writer)
 1933 Feeling Rosy (Short) (writer)
 1933 Techno-Crazy (Short) (story)
 1933 Artist's Muddles (Short) (story and dialogue)
 1933 Torchy's Kitty Coup (Short) (writer)
 1933 Keyhole Katie (Short) (story)
 1932 Niagara Falls (Short) (story)
 1932 A Perfect 36 (Short)
 1932 Blondes by Proxy (Short)
 1932 Dumb Dicks (Short) (story)
 1932 Mother's Holiday (Short) (screenplay)
 1932 Guests Wanted (Short)
 1931 Speed (Short)
 1931 The Messenger Boy (Short) (photoplay)
 1931 The Cowcatcher's Daughter (Short)
 1931 In Conference (Short)
 1931 Ex-Sweeties (Short)
 1931 Just a Bear (Short)
 1931 The Dog Doctor (Short)
 1931 The Bride's Mistake (Short)
 1931 A Poor Fish (Short)
 1930 The Dawn Patrol (contributing writer - uncredited)
 1930 Inside the Lines (screenplay)
 1930 Trouble for Two (Short)
 1929 Barnum Was Right (adaptation)
 1929 The Constabule (Short) (screenplay) / (story)
 1929 Caught in a Taxi (Short) (writer)
 1929 The Big Palooka (Short) (writer)
 1929 Foolish Husbands (Short) (story)
 1929 Taxi Spooks (Short) (story)
 1929 Calling Hubby's Bluff (Short) (story)
 1928 Blindfold (writer)
 1928 The Campus Vamp (Short) (writer)
 1928 Hubby's Weekend Trip (Short) (writer)
 1928 A Taxi Scandal (Short) (writer)
 1928 The Bargain Hunt (Short) (writer)
 1928 Taxi for Two (Short) (scenario)
 1928 The Girl from Nowhere (Short) (writer)
 1928 The Perfect Crime (writer)
 1928 The Desert Bride (story "The Adventuress")
 1928 Dead Man's Curve (adaptation)
 1927 Ranger of the North (story)
 1927 The Outlaw Dog (story and scenario)
 1927 Home Struck (continuity)
 1926 Flaming Fury (story - continuity)
 1926 Flashing Fangs (screenplay) / (story)
 1926 A Hero of the Big Snows (scenario) / (story)
 1926 The Jade Cup
 1926 Fight Night (Short) (story)
 1926 The Impostor
 1926 Spanking Breezes (Short)
 1926 The Night Cry (adaptation)
 1926 Gooseland (Short) (story)
 1926 The Funnymooners (Short) (story)
 1926/I Wide Open Faces (Short) (story)
 1925 Hotsy-Totsy (Short) (scenario)
 1925 The Silent Guardian (story)
 1925 Take Your Time (Short) (story)
 1925 Good Morning, Madam! (Short) (story)
 1925 Hurry, Doctor! (Short)
 1925 Don't Tell Dad (Short) (story)
 1925 Go Straight (story)
 1924 Winner Take All (scenario)
 1924 Red Raymond's Girl (Short) (story)
 1924 Miscarried Plans (Short) (story)
 1923 The Man Who Won (writer)
 1922 Singed Wings (adaptation)
 1922 Pink Gods
 1922 South of Suva (story)
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Other Works:

Novel (as Dayle Douglas): "Haunted Harbor" (filmed as Haunted Harbor (1944)).

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Alternate Names:

Dayle Douglas

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