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James Altwies (1897–1950)

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Known For

The Set-Up
The Set-Up Set Decorator
The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer
Dick Tracy Meets Gruesome
Armored Car Robbery
Armored Car Robbery Set Decorator


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 1951 The Whip Hand (set decorations)
 1950 Hunt the Man Down (set decorations)
 1950 Bunco Squad
 1950 Armored Car Robbery (set decorations)
 1949 The Woman on Pier 13 (set decorations)
 1949 The Set-Up (set decorations)
 1949 Rustlers
 1948 Gun Smugglers
 1948 Blood on the Moon (set decorations)
 1948 Bodyguard
 1948 Station West (set decorations)
 1948 Return of the Bad Men (set decorations)
 1948 If You Knew Susie (as James E. Altwies)
 1947 Dick Tracy Meets Gruesome (as James Altweis, set decorations)
 1947 The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer (set decorations)
 1947 A Likely Story (set decorations)
 1946 Nocturne (set decorations)
 1946 Lady Luck (set decorations)
 1946 Without Reservations (set decorations)
 1946 Badman's Territory (set decorations)
 1944 Three Is a Family (as James E. Altweis)
 1942 Today I Hang
 1941 Swamp Woman
 1941 City of Missing Girls (as James Altweis, settings)
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Show Show Production manager (2 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)

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Alternate Names:

James E. Altweis | James Altweis | James E. Altwies | George Altwils

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