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Joe Bernard

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Cast (feature film)

The Steagle (1971) as Max Levine
Adam's Rib (1949) as Mr. Bonner
Husband-and-wife lawyers argue opposite sides in a sensational women''s rights case.
The Clay Pigeon (1949) as Hotel manager
A man awakens from a coma to discover he''''s accused of treason.
Arctic Manhunt (1949) as Clem Phillips
I Wouldn't Be in Your Shoes (1948) as Janitor
Tom (Don Castle) and Ann (Elyse Knox) are a down-and-out dance team, and while Don seeks engagements, Ann works as an instructor at a dance academy, with Detective Judd (Regis Toomey) one of the many customers she meets. On a hot summer night Tom, awaken from his sleep, tosses his only pair of shoes out the window to quiet two noisy cats. He goes down to retrieve them and can't find them, but Ann discovers them in front of their door the next morning. A near-by recluse is found murdered in his old shack that same day while Tom finds a wallet filled with old $20 bills. Footprints, bearing an imprint like those on a tap-dancer's shoes, plus Don's new-found wealth combine to make a good circumstantial evidence case for Judd against Tom and he is convicted. On the night before his execution, Ann seeks Judd's help in proving Tom is innocent. He turns up a suspect, Kosloff (Robert Lowell), but an air-tight alibi clears him.
Silver River (1948) as River boat captain
A ruthless gambler''''s rise to power is cut short by character flaws.
The Velvet Touch (1948) as Doorman
After accidentally killing her lecherous producer, a famous actress tries to hide her guilt.
A Double Life (1948) as Husband
An actor starring as Othello opposite his wife finds the character''''s jealous rage taking over his mind off-stage.
April Showers (1948) as Vaudeville performer
A family vaudeville act is torn apart by the father's drinking problem.
California (1947) as Miner
"Wicked" Lily Bishop joins a wagon train to California, led by Michael Fabian and Johnnny Trumbo, but news of the Gold Rush scatters the train. When Johnny and Michael finally arrive, Lily is rich from her saloon and storekeeper (former slaver) Pharaoh Coffin is bleeding the miners dry. But worse troubles are ahead: California is inching toward statehood, and certain people want to make it their private empire.
Life with Father (1947) as Cashier
A straitlaced turn-of-the-century father presides over a family of boys and the mother who really rules the roost.
My Wild Irish Rose (1947) as Bus driver
Musical biography of Irish songwriter Chauncey Olcott.
Pirates of Monterey (1947) as Doctor
The Egg and I (1947) as Pettingrew
Newlywed city slickers decide to give country life a try as chicken farmers.
The Beginning or the End (1947) as Townsperson
True story of the Manhattan Project and the race to build the atomic bomb.
The Sea of Grass (1947) as Homesteader
Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy star as a husband and wife on America's frontier; farmers in a "sea of grass." The wife has an affair which produces a child, and she is ostracized from the community. Meanwhile, the farmers watch helplesslly as the sea of grass is exploited until it becomes a dustbowl.
Sister Kenny (1946) as Ticket taker
True story of the Australian nurse who fought to gain acceptance for her polio-treatment methods.
'Neath Canadian Skies (1946) as T. M. Michaels
No Leave, No Love (1946) as Old grocer
During a whirlwind two-day pass in New York, a sailor falls in love with an Englishwoman.
Criminal Court (1946) as Luther
A lawyer defends the woman on trial for a murder he committed.
Tangier (1946) as
A Night in Paradise (1946) as Old man
Aesop takes a break from spinning fables to help a king and fall in love.
It's a Wonderful Life (1946) as
George Bailey is a small-town man whose life seems so desperate he contemplates suicide. He had always wanted to leave Bedford Falls to see the world, but circumstances and his own good heart have led him to stay. He sacrficed his education for his brother's, kept the family-run savings and loan afloat, protected the town from the avarice of the greedy banker Mr. Potter, and married his childhood sweetheart. As he prepares to jump from a bridge, his guardian angel intercedes, showing him what life would have become for the residents of Bedford Falls is he had never lived.
State Fair (1945) as
An Iowa family finds romance and adventure at the yearly state fair.
Where Do We Go from Here? (1945) as Burgher
Bill wants to join the Army, but he's 4F so he asks a wizard to help him, but the wizard has slight problems with his history knowlege, so he sends Bill everywhere in history, but not to WWII.
Roughly Speaking (1945) as Minister
A man's wild moneymaking schemes leave his wife to raise their family.
Nob Hill (1945) as Printer
The owner of a San Francisco saloon yearns to rank among the upper crust of Nob Hill. When he begins romancing a wealthy socialite it looks like he may have his entree into high society. The pretty star of his saloon's show, however, wants to make sure he stays on the Barbary Coast.
The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945) as Violinist
A man remains young and handsome while his portrait shows the ravages of age and sin.
Sudan (1945) as Horse owner
Young, lovely Naila becomes queen of the ancient Egyptian kingdom of Khemis when her father is killed in a slave revolt. Continuing her penchant for going incognito among the people, she seeks out rebel leader Herua. But through palace treachery, she herself is captured and enslaved. After various adventures, she finds herself rescued by (and attracted to) the very rebel she was seeking. Will gratitude or revenge win out? Gorgeous scenery and costumes.
Shady Lady (1945) as Clerk
Anchors Aweigh (1945) as Old doorman
A pair of sailors on leave try to help a movie extra become a singing star.
Home in Indiana (1944) as
A troubled teen gets a new future when he moves to the country to raise a racehorse.
Government Girl (1944) as Workman
An aviation engineer and a government secretary are thrown together by the war effort.
The Very Thought of You (1944) as Mailman
In-law problems threaten a wartime marriage.
Follow the Band (1943) as Mr. Hawkins
Gildersleeve on Broadway (1943) as Postman
On a trip to New York, a small-town blowhard gets caught between a wealthy widow and a gold digger.
Happy Land (1943) as Clerk
The Sky's the Limit (1943) as Bartender
A pilot on leave falls for a pretty news photographer.
Watch on the Rhine (1943) as Trainman
Nazi agents pursue a German freedom-fighter and his family to Washington.
My Gal Sal (1942) as
A chronicle of songwriter Paul Dresser as he moves up into New York society.
Tennessee Johnson (1942) as Engineer
Biography of Andrew Johnson, who followed Abraham Lincoln into office and became the first U.S. president ever to be impeached.
Reunion in France (1942) as R.R. mechanic
A Frenchwoman tries to help a downed U.S. flyer escape the Nazis.
Apache Trail (1942) as Tall man
An outlaw and his brother are on opposite sides of a stagecoach robbery.
Syncopation (1942) as Old hobo
A young trumpeter rises through the jazz world and finds love.
Four Jacks and a Jill (1942) as Jailor
A nightclub band''''s new singer becomes the center of a romantic mix-up.
Obliging Young Lady (1942) as Stewart
A lawyer''''s secretary tries to protect a controversial client from prying eyes at an over-crowded hotel.
Father Takes a Wife (1941) as Harrison, butler
A famous actress has to win over her ready-made family when she weds a shipping magnate.
Playmates (1941) as Thomas
A bandleader enlists a down-on-his-luck actor to teach him Shakespeare.
Wild Geese Calling (1941) as Waiter
In the 1890s lumberjack John leaves Seattle for Alaska to look for gold. After he marries dancehall girl Sally, he finds she used to be in love with his best friend Blackie.
A Girl, a Guy and a Gob (1941) as Tattoo artist
A stuffy boss tries to steal his secretary from her sailor boyfriend.
Tom, Dick and Harry (1941) as Judge
A girl accepts three wedding proposals at once and dreams of marriage to each man.
Thundering Hoofs (1941) as Hank
A young man fights to keep his father from cheating the owner of a stagecoach line.
They Knew What They Wanted (1940) as R.F.D.
Laddie (1940) as Tom Crispin
The Captain Is a Lady (1940) as Man in store
When a sea captain has to send his wife to a women''''s home, he dresses as a lady to be with her.
I Love You Again (1940) as Watchman
A solid married man discovers he's forgotten a past existence as a con artist.
20 Mule Team (1940) as
A miner fights his way across Death Valley to beat out the competition.
Cross-Country Romance (1940) as Jake
A runaway heiress hides in a doctor''''s trailer for a rollicking trip to San Francisco.
Anne of Windy Poplars (1940) as Station agent
Anne Shirley, having recently wed her childhood sweetheart Gilbert Blythe, takes a teaching position in a prestigious school far from her home on Prince Edward Island. While she is quickly accepted by her host family, the rest of the town, headed by the clannish Pringle family, refuses to accept her, on the orders of the head of the Pringle tribe, Ernestine Pringle.
My Favorite Wife (1940) as Reporter
A shipwrecked woman is rescued just in time for her husband''s re-marriage.
Kitty Foyle (1940) as Waiter
A girl from the wrong side of the tracks endures scandal and heartbreak when she falls for a high-society boy.
Let Us Live (1939) as
Two wrongly convicted men are sentenced to death.
Beau Geste (1939) as Legionaire W. Williams
Three brothers in the French foreign legion fight off murderous Arabs and a sadistic sergeant.
Danger Flight (1939) as Brown
A cargo pilot fights to protect a payroll shipment from thieves.
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1939) as
Mark Twain''''s classic troublemaker helps a runaway slave escape to the North.
Thunder Afloat (1939) as Fisherman
An old sailor is duped into joining the Navy, where he runs into a longtime rival.
White Bondage (1937) as Man in barber shop
A reporter risks lynching to prove that share croppers are being cheated.
Lady from Nowhere (1936) as Conductor
While the Patient Slept (1935) as Murphy
A nurse investigates murder at a mysterious mansion.
Zoo in Budapest (1933) as
An orphan escapes her keepers to be with a young man raised at the zoo whose only friends are animals.
The Hot Heiress (1931) as
When a society woman falls for a riveter, she tries to pass him off as an architect.
Lilies of the Field (1930) as Lawyer for Mildred

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