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Also Known As: Died: February 22, 2000
Born: June 3, 1916 Cause of Death: complications from Alzheimer's disease
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Orphans (1987) as Barney
Violets Are Blue (1986) as Ralph Sawyer
Blind Justice (1986) as Harold Anderson
Mistaken identity drama has a happily married freelance photographer's life turned into a nightmare after he is arrested for armed robbery, kidnapping and rape and then living through hell for a year and a half, finally doubting his own innocence, until the real look-a-like perpetrator is nabbed. T
Kent State (1981)
A large, relatively unfamiliar cast heads this dramatization of the four days of events leading up to the historic tragedy at Kent State University in May 1970, during the confrontation between National Guardsmen and students staging anti-war demonstrations. Director James Goldstone won an Emmy Awar
Silence, The (1975) as Court President
This fact-based drama has a West Point cadet reliving for a TV playwright his experiences of being subjected to total exile after being accused of violating the school's honor code.
Knife For the Ladies, A (1974)
Someone is mutilating and killing victims in the small desert town of Mescal. After some work, the town's sheriff cannot solve the mystery, so a private investigator is brought in to work on case.
Bravos, The (1972) as Sergeant Maroy
A rugged Western about the commander of a beleaguered cavalry post whose precarious friendship with the area's Indians is destroyed, resulting in his son's abduction.
Convicts 4 (1962) as
A convicted killer discovers a talent for art while behind bars.
Go Naked in the World (1961) as Cobby
A powerful businessman opposes his son''''s involvement with a woman with a past.
Edge of the City (1957) as Detective
An army deserter and a black dock worker join forces against a corrupt union official.
African Manhunt (1955) as Sgt. Jed Drover
Gorilla at Large (1954) as Morse
At sinister carnival The Garden of Evil, the main attraction is Goliath, "world's largest gorilla...cost the lives of 1,000 men before his capture." Barker Joey Matthews is about to enter the gorilla act, teamed with seductive mantrap Laverne, the owner's wife. Then a man is found dead of a broken neck. Was it Goliath or someone wearing Joey's gorilla suit? Detective Sgt. Garrison finds four interlocked romantic triangles among the suspects...
The Silver Whip (1953) as Slater
The Fighting Lawman (1953) as Sam Logan, also known as Lem Slade
Wayne Morris, Virginia Grey, John Kellogg, Harry Lauter, John Pickard. WW II Navy flying hero Wayne Morris enjoyed a second career as a cowboy hero in Hollywood westerns. In this one, he pursues frontier adventuress Virginia Grey who is planning to steal the spoils of an outlaw gang.
Those Redheads from Seattle (1953) as Mike Yurkil
Jet Job (1952) as Alvin Fanchon
The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) as Harry
A circus ringmaster and an egotistical trapeze artist vie for the love of a pretty acrobat.
The Raiders (1952) as Jack Welch
Rancho Notorious (1952) as Jess Factor
A cowboy infiltrates a bandit hideout in search of his girlfriend's killer.
Hunt the Man Down (1951) as Kerry McGuire
Lawyer uncovers secrets behind a decade-old murder case.
The Enforcer (1951) as Vince
A crusading district attorney takes on the mob''''s murder machine.
Come Fill the Cup (1951) as Don Bell
Alcoholic newspaperman Lew Marsh hits bottom, loses his job and is rehabilitated by Charley Dolan. After six years on the wagon he gets his job back and devotes himself to other recovering alcoholics. His boss enlists his help to sober up his nephew, Boyd Copeland, who has married Lew's old sweetheart. Boyd, who is involved with a cabaret singer and the mob, presents quite a challenge.
Elephant Stampede (1951) as Bob Warren
The jungle hero fights off elephant poachers to help a missionary.
Tomorrow Is Another Day (1951) as Dan Monroe
A man who spent his formative years in prison for murder is released and struggles to adjust to the outside world.
Kansas Raiders (1950) as Red Leg leader
Audie Murphy plays a young Jesse James falling under the Svengali-like spell of the outlaw William Quantrill, played by Brian Donlevy. Jesse and his youthful gang join the rebels to avenge the death of his parents only to become disillusioned with the senseless violence and looting of innocent civilians. Goaded by Quantrill's girl to leave, Jesse vacillates until the Yankess close in. Quantrill forces Jesse to leave and faces the Yankess gunfire alone. Jesse rides off with his gang and the rest is history.
Bunco Squad (1950) as Frederick Reed
Police try to get the goods on a phony seance racket.
Samson and Delilah (1950) as
Epic re-telling of the story of the Biblical strongman laid low by love.
Bad Men of Tombstone (1949) as Curly
Twelve O'Clock High (1949) as Major [Joe] Cobb
The head of a World War II bomber squadron cracks under the pressure.
Hold That Baby! (1949) as Cherry-Nose Gray, also known as Mason
The Bowery Boys discover a lost baby they think is heir to a fortune.
Port of New York (1949) as Lenny
House of Strangers (1949) as Danny
Max Monetti is consumed with vengeance for his brothers after their betrayal of his father Gino. But after remembering his past, especially his relationship with Irene Bennett, Max realizes that his father had caused all the tension within the family and makes peace with his brothers.
A Letter to Three Wives (1949) as Eddie
A small-town seductress notifies her three best friends that she has run off with one of their husbands.
Sinister Journey (1948) as Lee Garvin
Station West (1948) as Ben
A federal agent takes on a gang of gold thieves.
Secret Service Investigator (1948) as Benny Norris
Fighting Back (1948) as Sam Lang
The Thirteenth Hour (1947)
In the 7th of Columbia's "Whistler" series, truck-firm owner Steve Reynolds (Richard Dix) gets involved in a feud with a rival firm, and shortly thereafter is slugged by a masked assailant who steals the truck he is driving. The assailant runs down a policeman in the truck and leaves other clues pointing to Reynolds as the cop killer. With only a glove, with diamonds stuck in the thumb,as a clue, and while evading the police and other characters after him and the diamonds, Reynolds finally runs down the guilty party and clears himself.
Robin Hood of Texas (1947) as Nick Castillo
When the bank is robbed, Gene and the boys are singing nearby and the Chief arrests them as gang members diverting attention but lets them go thinking they will lead them to the others. Duke Mantel double-crosses the rest of the gang and with the money, accidently heads for the dude ranch where Gene is. The rest of the gang eventually show up to retrieve the money just as Gene and the boys find themselves locked in a building.
Out of the Past (1947) as Baylord
A private eye becomes the dupe of a homicidal moll.
The Gangster (1947) as Sterling
A troubled gangster, who has lost all faith in people, loses his weak grip on life.
Killer McCoy (1947) as Svengros
A lightweight boxer gets mixed up in murder.
Mr. District Attorney (1947) as Franzen
Johnny O'Clock (1947) as Charlie
Gambling hall owners get mixed up with a cop on the take, leading to murder and mystery.
King of the Wild Horses (1947) as Danny Taggert
Suddenly, It's Spring (1947) as Newsreel man
Captain Mary Morley (Paulette Goddard), WAC marital-relations expert, known as "Captain Lonelyhearts", returns from overseas as escort to some G.I. war brides, and she hopes to patch up the estrangement from Peter Morley (Fred MacMurray), her husband and former law partner. The latter has fallen for beautiful Gloria Fay (Arleen Whelan) and is waiting at the airport with a divorce consent requiring Mary's signature. Peter, hoping to be more persuasive later, asks her to have dinner with him later at the Ski Club. Jack Lindsay (Macdonald Carey), a client of Peter's who has been using their apartment mistakes Mary for one of the intended bridesmaids and asks about Gloria. Now that Mary knows about Gloria, she asks Jack to bring Gloria to the Ski Club dinner. Still in love with Peter, Mary refuses to sign the divorce paper and asks Jack to take her home. Mary is ordered to Fort Sheridan and Peter and Jack board her train - Peter still after her signature and Jack also hoping she will sign as he has fallen for her. Jack advises Peter to make himself so repulsive that Mary will be glad to get rid of him. When Mary reaches Chicago, she is met by three WAC officers and Peter, puffing a king-size cigar, who swoops in and scoops her into his arms. Realizing that Peter must want a divorce badly by staging such a performance, Mary finally consents. Later, when Mary and Peter are going through their personal effects, they begin to reminisce and realize their disagreements were over trivial matters. They embrace, leaving Jack and Gloria out in the cold.
The 13th Hour (1947) as Charlie Cook
The Strange Love of Martha Ivers (1946) as Plainclothesman
Years after a murder drove them apart, an heiress tries to win back her lost love.
Somewhere in the Night (1946) as Medical attendant
A Walk in the Sun (1946) as Riddle
A platoon of American soldiers captures an Italian farmhouse.
Because of Him (1946) as Reporter
A beautiful young woman, an aspiring actress, trick a famous stage star into signing a letter recommending her talents to a producer friend, with amusing results.
Miss Susie Slagle's (1946) as Dark-haired boy
Without Reservations (1946) as Reporter
A woman writer falls for a war hero who''''s a perfect match for the hero of her latest novel.
What Next, Corporal Hargrove? (1945) as Wilkins
A bumbling soldier and his scheming friend take France by storm.
The Crimson Canary (1945) as Keys
This Man's Navy (1945) as Junior pilot
Two Navy vets compete to see whose son is the bigger hero.
Wing and a Prayer (1944) as Assistant air officer
An aircraft carrier is sent on a decoy mission around the Pacific, with orders to avoid combat, thus lulling Japanese alertness before the battle of Midway. All the men have their individual worries and concerns, but become increasingly frustrated at their avoidance of combat, for reasons unknown to them. But in the end, all get their chance to fight.
Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo (1944) as Pilot
General Jimmy Doolittle trains American troops for the first airborne attacks on Japan.
The Pride of the Yankees (1943) as Fraternity boy
Baseball legend Lou Gehrig faces a crippling disease at the height of his success.
Captains of the Clouds (1942) as Aircraftsman Lawrence
A mail flyer joins the Canadian air force for fun but has to prove his worth when he goes to war.
To Be or Not to Be (1942) as Polish R.A.F. flyer
A troupe of squabbling actors joins the Polish underground to dupe the Nazis.
The Monster and the Girl (1941) as Cub reporter
Scot Webster tries to save his sister Susan from the clutches of gangster W.S. Bruhl. When Scot comes to Bruhl's rented room, one of the gangster's aides falls into his hands, killed by a gunman. The murderer tosses his gun to Scot and disappears. Since all the evidence points at him, Scot is arrested, tried and sentenced to death. A mad scientist uses his brain to transplant it into a gorilla. After the operation Scot wakes up in the body of a gorilla, eager to get his revenge...
Among the Living (1941) as Reporter
Paul Raden (Albert Dekker), hopelessly insane son of Maxim Raden, hated owner of the Radentown mills, is in a strait jacket in a secret room in the family mansion, while the body of his father is lowered into a grave. Twenty-five years earlier, the brutal father had hurled Paul against a wall when the young boy had tried to defend his mother and, with his brain injured forever, Paul's last memory, before descending into the shadows on insanity, was his mother's agonized scream. At the graveside are Dr. Ben Saunders (Harry Carey), Paul's twin brother John (Albert Dekker) and John's wife Elaine (Frances Farmer.) Pompey (Ernest Whitman), the family servant who has cared for and guarded Paul and kept the family secret for a quarter of a century,watches from afar. That night Dr. Saunders tells John that his twin, who he thought dead, is alive as the father, refusing to commit him to an institution, had bribed the doctor to sign a false death certificate and then bury another child's body as Paul. John and the doctor visit Radenhouse and find Pompey strangled and Paul vanished. While they search frantically for Paul, the latter revels in his freedom and falls in love with the first girl he meets, Milly Pickens (Susan Hayward), an unemployed mill worker. He wanders into a honky-tonk filled with dancing jitterbugs (Patti Lacey, Roy Lester, Ray Hirsch and Jane Allen), where a pretty blonde, Peggy Nolan (Jean Phillips), flirts with him. Her body is found the next morning near the closed-down Raden Mills. Terrorized by the second murder and the thought that a homicidal maniac is on the loose, the town goes mad with fear and greed when Dr. Saunders tricks John into offering a $5,000 reward for the killer. Milly purchases a revolver and persuades Paul, whose demented mind has forgotten the murders, to accompany her to Radenhouse on her hunch that the murderer is hiding there.
Knockout (1941) as Murphy
A prizefighter's swelled head endangers his marriage.
Mob Town (1941) as Brick
Michael Shayne, Private Detective (1941) as Photographer
The Irish-American detective Shayne is hired by a racetrack bigwig (Kolb) to guard his compulsive gambler daughter (Weaver). When her boyfriend is murdered, Shayne gets blamed.
Come on Danger (1941) as Kid
When a woman turns outlaw, she''''s suspected of murder.
Pacific Blackout (1941) as Co-pilot
Sailor's Lady (1940) as Sailor
Sailor (Hall) is going to marry his girlfriend (Kelly) when he returns, but she becomes foster mother to baby whose parents are accidentally killed. The baby is accidentally left on board a visiting battleship.
Yesterday's Heroes (1940) as Ticket seller
High School (1940) as Tommy Lee
Young Tom Edison (1940) as Bill Edison
As a precocious child, Tom Edison defies authority to develop his first inventions.

Cast (special)

Jacob Have I Loved (1989) as Captain Hiram Wallace
A drama based on the book by Katherine Paterson about 15-year-old Louise Bradshaw's jealousy of her twin sister, Caroline. Eventually she finds peace and is able to define her own goals and desires.

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