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Bob Ryan

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Cast (feature film)

Kill the Umpire (1950) as Umpire
To appease his family, a retired baseball player signs up for umpire school.
Slightly French (1949) as Barker
An out-of-work movie director turns a carnival girl into a French heiress to make her a star.
Dead Reckoning (1947) as Plainclothesman
A tough veteran sets out to solve his war buddy's murder.
Johnny O'Clock (1947) as Policeman
Gambling hall owners get mixed up with a cop on the take, leading to murder and mystery.
Down to Earth (1947) as Policeman
The goddess of the dance comes to Earth to take over a musical lampooning the gods.
It Had to Be You (1947) as Fight referee
A runaway bride meets her match in a handsome fireman.
Boston Blackie and the Law (1946) as Prison guard
A reformed thief brings a magic show to a woman's prison and gets mixed up in an escape.
The Bandit of Sherwood Forest (1946) as Sentry
Robins Hood''''s son reunites the Merry Men to battle royal corruption.
The Return of Rusty (1946) as Policeman
The Notorious Lone Wolf (1946) as Plainclothesman
A reformed thief tracks a stolen gem to clear his name.
The Walls Came Tumbling Down (1946) as Det. Regan
Gallant Journey (1946) as
An aviation pioneer fights his family's objections to invent a flying machine.
Life with Blondie (1945) as Policeman
Tennessee Johnson (1942) as Man at another railroad station
Biography of Andrew Johnson, who followed Abraham Lincoln into office and became the first U.S. president ever to be impeached.
Mr. & Mrs. North (1942) as Policeman
A sappily married couple discover a murder victim in their closet.
Sunday Punch (1942) as Spectator
A young girl copes with a boarding house full of boxers.
Born to Sing (1942) as Policeman
Fledgling entertainers put on a show for Uncle Sam.
Rings on Her Fingers (1942) as Attendant
Susan Miller (Gene Tierney) works behind the girdle counter in a department store and dreams about the beautiful clothes and glamour she can never hope to have. Enter May Worthington (Spring Byington) and Warren (Laird Cregar), a pair of con artists who pose as the mother and uncle of a pretty girl in order to separate millionaires from their money. They convince Susan she has an opportunity to fulfill all her dreams, and the trio heads for Palm Beach. Susan meets John Wheeler (Henry Fonda) who says he is shopping for a sailboat. Believing that he is a millionaire, Warren and May sell him a boat that doesn't belong to them, and make off with his $15,000 life savings. Looking for greener pastures, they work themselves into the family of wealthy Tod Wheeler (John Shepperd), who falls for Sue, posing as "Linda Worthington". But John shows up as a guest of Fenwick and he tells "Linda", not knowing she was part of the scam, that he has a detective after the fake captain (Warren) that sold him the boat. John admits that he is not a millionaire but only a $50-a-week clerk. He asks her to marry him and, over the protests of May, she accepts. Tod, who has been away, wires Linda a marriage proposal which is intercepted by Warren, who accepts on her behalf via a return wire. He intends to blackmail her into marrying Tod and then blackmail the Fenwicks into dissolving the marriage. To get John's money back to him, which she has but can't tell him, Linda enlists the aid of Colonel Prentiss (Henry Stephenson) who runs a gambling house, and the machines are fixed so that John wins his money back. Linda and John go to the terminal to leave, but Tod shows up and she tries to keep him away from John, who knows her as Sue.
Grand Central Murder (1942) as Lieutenant
A detective investigates an actress's murder in a train car.
The Get-Away (1941) as Guard
A jailed cop befriends a mob chieftain and stages a breakout with him.
Free, Blonde and 21 (1940) as Mayberry's chauffeur
Lillian Russell (1940) as Owen
Life story of the musical star from her discovery in 1890 by bandleader Tony Pastor till her retirement in 1912 when she married newspaperman Alexander Moore.
The Kid from Kokomo (1939) as Referee
A fight manager decides his client needs a family for publicity purposes.
Golden Boy (1939) as Referee
A crooked promoter lures a young violinist to give up music for boxing.
Mr. Moto's Gamble (1938) as Policeman
Mr. Moto must discover who poisoned a fighter in the boxing ring. This movie began as "Charlie Chan at the Ringside," but Warner Oland died during the filming so it was switched to a Mr. Moto.
Illegal Traffic (1938) as Irishman
Youth Takes a Fling (1938) as Boy
Mary of Scotland (1936) as
Biography of the flighty Scottish queen who was brought down by love.
Broadway Bill (1934) as
An heiress and her brother-in-law defy her father by going into horse racing.
Now I'll Tell (1934) as Chauffeur
Golden is a two-bit gambler who has promised wife Virginia he'll quit when he makes $200,000. When he fixes a fight he gets mobster Mossiter mad, then loses his fortune to him. He pawns his wife's jewels and takes out an insurance policy on himself.

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