Albert Herman (1887–1958) was an American actor, screenwriter and film director. Herman was a prolific director, working mainly on low-budget movies for companies such as Producers Releasing Corporation. He is sometimes credited as Al Herman.
Movies & TV shows
Mickey the Great
A group of young actresses reminiscing about their days as part of a gang of kids. There are clips from episodes of the Mickey McGuire series in their memories.
The Missing Corpse
A feud between rival newspapermen Kruger (Bromberg) and McDonald (Guilfoyle) goes deadly when blackmailing McDonald ends up murdered and his corpse planted in the trunk of Kruger's car. Good guy Kruge...
The Phantom of 42nd Street
A theatre critic (Dave O'Brien) teams up with a cop (Jack Mulhall) to investigate the murder of a Broadway actor.
Four-part documentary (each part of which was also available as a short subject) relating to films and other customs of the 1910s and 1920s.
A high school girl commits suicide. A reporter and a cop are going to investigate and find out what is going on among the youth of the town.
Shake Hands with Murder
A man is being helped by a female bail-bond broker and her partner. The dead business partner's body shows up.
Reporter Patsy Reynolds (Robin Raymond) and photographer Eddie Porter (Frank Jenks)are assigned to interview John Foster (Davison Clark), head of the Emmerson Foundadtion regarding a listening device ...
Bad Men of Thunder Gap
Tex Wyatt is blamed for a murder actually committed by Ransom and Holman, a couple of thieves. Tex manages to escape and is reunited with his two ranger pals Jim Steele and Panhandle Perkins, both of ...
The Rangers Take Over
Pete Dawson has an alibi, even though Jim Steele spots him taking horses over the Mexico-Texas border. A new group of recruits arrives at the Ranger station and one of them is the son of a captain. Ca...
Miss V from Moscow
Set in the shadows of wartime Paris, this 1940s drama directed by Albert Herman stars Lola Lane, Noel Madison and Howard Banks. When a Soviet secret agent discovers her uncanny resemblance to a dead N...
The Dawn Express
A Nazi spy ring is after a chemical formula that increases the power of ordinary gasoline for U.S. Army aviation use. Two U.S. chemical companies are developing the formula, with each working on half ...
A Yank In Libya
A Nazi plot for an uprising of the Arab tribes was uncovered by an American correspondent. Mike was taken captive by Sheik David and his men and taken to the suite of Nancy Brooks, who is in the Briti...
A frontiersman leads a group of pioneers to their destination in the Old West and then helps them settle it.
Gentleman from Dixie
A man is released from prison after serving time for a murder he didn't commit. He goes to live with his brother and his family on their Louisiana ranch, where they are raising horses to compete in an...
Rhythm of the Rio Grande
The recent trend of limiting Ritter's trademark music numbers in favor of rather ill staged fisticuffs and other action scenes was continued in this film. Frank Mitchell, a New Yorker who was ill at e...
Take Me Back to Oklahoma
The storm is going to wreck the stage line. Storm brings in a hired killer when Tex arrives. The two friends devised a plan to fool Storm.
A government agent uncovers the truth behind a series of raids on a freight company.
Rollin' Home to Texas
This one starts differently but, in the end, it is another version of Robert Emmett Tansey's oft-used plot of "employing bad guys as good guys to help the good-good guys capture the bad-bad guys." The...
Roll Wagons Roll
Tex Masters is sent by the Army to find out who is supplying Indians with military guns.
Pals of the Silver Sage
If a certain number of cattle aren't delivered on time, Sugar Grey will lose her ranch to her cousin Jeff Grey. Jeff is trying to steal Sugar's cattle so he can get the ranch. Jim Coleman, ranch overs...
Sundown on the Prairie
Tex and Ananias are sent by the government to capture some Santa Fe rustlers. Tex recognizes Hendricks as an outlaw, captures him and learns that Hendricks intends to meet a rustler named Dorgan. Tex ...
The Man from Texas
Hall is after Dennison's land and hires the Shooting Kid to finish him off. The Marshal sends Tex to help Dennison, but the Kid has been helped by Tex in the past and changes sides.
A cowboy helps a pretty young woman and her father in their fight against land-grabbers who are trying to swindle them out of their cattle ranch.
Down the Wyoming Trail
Tex arrives on the Parker ranch on Christman eve and is given the job of being Santa Claus. Also dressed as Santa Claus, Blackie robs Parker and kills a man. When Tex is arrested for the murder, he es...
Starlight Over Texas
Tex has been sent to investigate the theft of government provisions along the border. Kildare is the leader of the outlaw gang and has his men posing as Indians. He has already killed the incoming Mar...
It's cattlemen versus sheepmen and Trigger Gargan appears to be the leader of the gang causing the trouble. But unknown to Ranger Tex Lawrence, the respected town citizen Barrow is the boss and is tip...
On the Great White Trail
Death stalked Garou's Landing, in the Canadian frozen north, but who was the killer who murdered two men and left them huddled in the snow. Sergeant Renfrew (James Newill, of the Royal Canadian Mounte...
Where the Buffalo Roam
Tex returns to Santa Fe to find his mother dead. Foster runs the town and his gang is blamed for all the crimes they commit. When he makes Tex marshal, it backfires when he goes after Foster who he kn...
The Utah Trail
When Tex and his friends arrived to help out Jeffers, they found that he had been killed. They ran into trouble with the outlaw gang when they tried to find the ghost train.
Renfrew of the Royal Mounted
Counterfeit bills are being printed in Canada and shipped across the border hidden in blocks of ice. When the counterfeiters force engraver Bronson to make a new plate, he inscribes a tiny help messag...
Valley of Terror
A cowboy is arrested. A lynch mob is formed by his friend to try and escape. Things don't go as planned.
A cowboy actor finishes a picture and goes camping after Kramer goes to Wyoming to start his protection racket. He was hired to work at Joyce's ranch. They wouldn't buy his service so he stamped their...
A cowboy captures two rustlers and gets a reward. He ends up getting accused of a murder he didn't commit because he used the money to take a vacation.
Outlaws of the Range
SteveHarper lost his gun in the fistfight when he chases down some rustlers. Steve's gun is found nearby and he is arrested after Wilson is killed. Jimmy Wilson went after the real killer after breaki...
The Amazing Exploits of the Clutching Hand
A scientist discovers a formula for making synthetic gold that people want.
The Black Coin
Government agents try to stop the flow of smuggled goods, while a plot unfolds about a hidden treasure.
Bars of Hate
Ted Clark restored Danny's loot to its owner. She is carrying a letter that proves her brother, who is on death row, is innocent and Jim Grant is the guilty party. She was helped to escape by Ted and ...
When the Indians attack the wagon train, Ken and his sister are separated. Ken was sent after the outlaw known as the Golden hair Girl only to find that he was his long lost sister.
Nick Conrad paid Captain Matthews 40,000 dollars in cash for his shipment of silk from China. He was lured away on a false pretense about 15 seconds after he got the cash. Jerry Mason witnessed the ro...
The Cowboy and the Bandit
After the outlaw Scarface saves him from a lynch mob, Bill travels to a new state. He joined the fight against the gang leader on the Barton ranch. He helped recover a wounded Scarface. With another l...
Million Dollar Haul
Special Insurance-Investigator Dan Kennedy and his wonder dog, Tarzan the Police Dog, are called in to investigate the persistent robbing of a shipping-and-storage warehouse in Los Angeles.
What Price Crime
Thieves break into a warehouse that stores guns, steal them and kill the night watchman. An undercover agent assigned to the case happens to get into a traffic accident with the sister of the man the ...
A cowboy came to the aid of a lady rancher who was threatened by Mexican bandits because they believed there was a treasure buried on her land.
A wealthy blonde gal in Las Vegas gets mixed up with a lady mobster and a G-man that is chasing the mobster.
Lloyd Wilson, trusted employee of an investment firm, is suspected of theft when $20,000 in security bonds is stolen from his office. Wilson and the police go to the gang headquarters because Tarzan, ...
Mickey's Thrill Hunters
When the kids work as window washers on a dangerous skyscraper, Mickey and the gang wind up in Harold Lloyd territory.
A.k.a. "Mickey's Revolution" Needing to raise money for their caddy friend, Mickey and the gang put on a show.
The gang play a game of football against Stinky Davis in a sound remake of "Mickey's Eleven".
Mickey and the gang are near a baby. Billy Barty has two roles.
A high society lady tries to broker peace between the Mickey's Scorpions and Stinky Davis' gang.
Mickey and the gang are fire fighters. There are stunts including a car getting hit by a train and Spencer Bell sharing a scene with a live lion.
Mickey and the kids are friends with some people. Mickey and Hambone are trying to find out who the real crook is when they find a doctor in a spooky house.
A.K.A. "Mickey's brigade" Mickey and the gang are trying to become explorers.
Mickey's Northwest Mounted
The last silent shorts were in the series. Mickey and company are invited to Stinky's rodeo. There was a head-butting contest between Hambone and the goat.
Mickey's Big Moment
Mickey and Hambone are trying to find dirt on Stinky Davis' father.
Mickey and the gang put on another show.
Rooney has a second sound film. Mickey and the gang put on their own performance.
Mickey's Great Idea
When the plane supposedly starts to work, Mickey and Hambone go for a high-flying adventure.
Casper's Night Out
There is a comedy about Toots and Casper.
Mickey's Wild West
Mickey Rooney and his gang play cowboys and indians out in the wild life.
Mickey's Big Game Hunt
Mickey and the gang go hunting and come across a live lion. Rooney is sharing a scene with a real lion.
Mickey in School
It's the first day of school for Mickey and the gang, which means a lot of pain for the teacher. There is a fire in the school.
Mickey the Detective
Mickey and the gang are playing a game. The dog is stuck with a professor's time bomb.
There are two short films in the "Mickey McGuire" film series. The series was based on a comic strip. Hal Roach's Our Gang series was a popular rival to "Mickey McGuire". Mickey Rooney's film career w...
Stinky Davis is playing a game of football with Mickey and the gang.