Director of political films such as 'Judgment at Nuremberg'
He was a member of Pi Lambda Phi fraternity.
He took it upon himself to raise consciousness in the audiences of his films.
Got married to Marilyn Erskine in 1945, then to Anne P. Kramer in 1950, and finally to Karen Sharpe on September 1, 1966.
He was the producer for 'The Men' starring Marlon Brando.