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Cast (feature film)

Auntie Mame (1958) as Drunk
An eccentric heiress raises her nephew to be a free spirit.
Moonfleet (1955) as Guest
A British buccaneer is torn between three seductive women.
Désirée (1954) as General Becker
A young woman wins the heart of Napoleon, though the two can never be together.
Brigadoon (1954) as Townsman
Two American hunters in Scotland discover a mystical village that only materializes once every century.
Thunder in the East (1953) as Englishman
During India's first years of independence from Britain, Steve Gibbs lands his armaments loaded plane in Ghandahar province hoping to get rich. Pacifist Prime Minister Singh hopes to reach an agreement with guerilla leader Khan, the maharajah is a fool, and the British residents are living in the past. Steve's love interest is Joan Willoughby, the blind daughter of a parson.
The Story of Three Loves (1953) as
Passengers on an ocean liner recall their greatest loves.
The Great Caruso (1951) as
The legendary opera singer fights to win his place in society.
The Law and the Lady (1951) as Servant
A society jewel thief falls for one of her marks.
Kind Lady (1951) as Pedestrian
A con artist and his criminal cohorts hold an old lady hostage in her own home.
Please Believe Me (1950) as Person at dock
Three men pursue a shipboard romance with a woman they think is an heiress.
Challenge to Lassie (1949) as Bailiff
A faithful dog changes the lives of all who know her after her master dies.
That Forsyte Woman (1949) as Constable
An unhappily married woman falls in love with her niece's fiance.
Command Decision (1949) as Man in elevator
A senior officer faces the horror of sending his men on suicide missions over Germany during the last days of World War II.
The Fighting O'Flynn (1949) as Officer
O'Flynn, soldier of fortune, returns to Ireland during the Napoleonic wars just in time to save Lady Benedetta from robbers. But they pursue her to ruinous Castle O'Flynn, after secret papers she carries which would reveal Napoleon's plans to invade Ireland. The Napoleonic agents (and British traitors) will stop at nothing to gain their ends, but the swashbuckling exploits of the O'Flynn may be a match for them all
Johnny Stool Pigeon (1949) as Porter
If Winter Comes (1948) as Moving man
Scandal results when a well-meaning man takes in a pregnant girl.
Johnny Belinda (1948) as Man reciting Lord's Prayer
A small-town doctor helps a deaf-mute farm girl learn to communicate.
A Woman's Vengeance (1948) as Warder
Country squire Henry Maurier is patient with his wife Emily, a neurotic invalid, but her brother surprises Henry with his young mistress Doris. The same night, Emily dies of her chronic heart disease, and Henry promptly marries Doris, to the chagrin of neighbor Janet Spence, who loves him. When a post-mortem shows that Emily's death was precipitated by arsenic, Henry is placed on trial for his life. But is he guilty?
Big City (1948) as Lawyer
Three bachelors adopt an orphan, then fight over custody when each falls in love.
My Brother Talks to Horses (1947) as Passenger on trolley
A small boy's secret gifts help him pick racetrack winners.
Green Dolphin Street (1947) as Guest
In 19th-century New Zealand, two sisters compete for the same man against a backdrop of political unrest and natural disaster.
Calcutta (1947) as Police officer
Neale and Pedro fly cargo between Chungking and Calcutta. When their buddy Bill is murdered they investigate. Neale meets Bill's fiancTe Virginia and becomes suspicious of a deeper plot while also falling for her charms.
Unconquered (1947) as Old Bailey warder
An English convict girl sent to the colonies gets mixed up in the war with the Indians.
Mourning Becomes Electra (1947) as Policeman
Repressed passions and shameful secrets destroy a New England family.
Moss Rose (1947) as Cab driver
The Exile (1947) as Ross
A deposed king fights for his life while hiding out at a farm.
Of Human Bondage (1946) as Turnkey
A medical student risks his future when he falls for a low-class waitress.
The Locket (1946) as Chauffeur
A dark personal secret drives a young woman to use every man she encounters.
The Green Years (1946) as Registrar
An orphaned Irish boy is taken in by his mother's Scottish relations.
Three Strangers (1946) as Bartender
Three people who share a sweepstakes ticket travel a tangled road to collect their winnings.
Night and Day (1946) as Doorman
Fanciful biography of songwriter Cole Porter, who rose from high society to find success on Tin Pan Alley.
Terror by Night (1946) as Constable
Sherlock Holmes signs on to protect a priceless diamond from jewel thieves.
The Verdict (1946) as Sergeant
A Scotland Yard superintendent makes a mistake in an investigation, causing the execution of an innocent man.
Kitty (1946) as Mr. Thickness
A penniless British lord passes a street urchin off as a lady to sell her to a rich husband.
Criminal Court (1946) as Roberts
A lawyer defends the woman on trial for a murder he committed.
The Brighton Strangler (1945) as Inspector
An actor playing a notorious killer begins to live the part.
The Princess and the Pirate (1944) as First mate of the "Mary Ann"
A cowardly knight rescues a disguised princess from pirates.
The Pearl of Death (1944) as Guard
Sherlock Holmes investigates the link between a stolen pearl and a series of murders.
None But the Lonely Heart (1944) as Policeman outside
A young ne'er-do-well tries to get his life on track to help his ailing mother.
Around the World (1944) as Dock worker
Kay Kyser and his Kollege of Musical Knowledge entertain the troops overseas.
The Lodger (1944) as Plainclothesman
The inhabitants of a boarding house fear the new lodger is Jack the Ripper.
The Canterville Ghost (1944) as Nobleman
A ghost who died a coward tries to inspire U.S. GIs to become heroes.
Two Tickets to London (1943) as Gordon
Mrs. Miniver (1942) as Policeman
A British family struggles to survive the first days of World War II.
Random Harvest (1942) as Workman
A woman's happiness is threatened when she discovers her husband has been suffering from amnesia.
Eagle Squadron (1942) as Fire warden
Journey for Margaret (1942) as Steward
An American correspondent tries to adopt two children orphaned during the London blitz.
Destination Unknown (1942) as Clerk
Confirm or Deny (1941) as
Newsman Mitch and teletype operator Jennifer, whose job is to see he doesn't send innapropriate stuff out of the country, dodge bombs during the blitz of London while falling in love.
Rage in Heaven (1941) as Warden
A jealous man plots to fake his death and incriminate his wife's suspected lover.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941) as Constable
A scientist's investigations into the nature of good and evil turn him into a murderous monster.
The Earl of Chicago (1940) as Sergeant
A Chicago gangster inherits a British title.
South of Suez (1940) as Gate keeper
A murder defendant falls for his alleged victim's daughter.
The Invisible Man Returns (1940) as Plainclothesman
Framed for the murder of his brother, Geoffrey Radcliffe is scheduled to hang. After a visit from his friend Dr. Frank Griffin, he vanishes mysteriously from prison. Police inspector Sampson realizes that Griffin is the brother of the original Invisible Man and has given Geoffrey the formula to aid his escape. Can Geoffrey elude the police dragnet and track down the real murderer? More importantly, can Griffin discover an antidote before the invisibility formula drives Geoffrey insane?
The Light That Failed (1940) as Doctor
Dick Heldar, a London artist, is gradually losing his sight. He struggles to complete his masterpiece, the portrait of Bessie Broke, a cockney girl, before his eyesight fails him.
The House of the Seven Gables (1940) as Foreman
A man frames his brother for murder to secure the family fortune for himself.
Pack Up Your Troubles (1939) as Captain Benson
Out of work vaudevillians join the army in WWI and head for France.
Man About Town (1939) as Bobby
Producer Bob Temple, who's brought an American show to London, loves his star Diana, but she won't take him seriously as a lover. To show her, he picks up stranger Lady Arlington, whose financier husband neglects her. On a weekend at the Arlington country house, Bob is used by both Lady A. and her friend to make their husbands jealous; this works all too well, and Bob is in danger from both husbands.
We Are Not Alone (1939) as George
A British doctor hires an injured ballerina as a nanny for his son.
Murder Is News (1939) as Inspector [J. P.] Fitzgerald
Kidnapped (1938) as Clansman
A young man's evil uncle arranges for him to be kidnapped and sent to sea.
A Christmas Carol (1938) as
In this adaptation of Charles Dickens'' classic tale, an elderly miser learns the error of his ways on Christmas Eve.
The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938) as Sir Baldwin
The bandit king of Sherwood Forest leads his Merry Men in a battle against the corrupt Prince John.
Mysterious Mr. Moto (1938) as Phony police
Mr. Moto has himself imprisoned on Devil's Island so he can help his cellmate (Ames) escape and thereby get the goods on a gang of international killers.
Booloo (1938) as Second radio operator
The Prince and the Pauper (1937) as Second watchman
Rousing adaptation of the Mark Twain tale of a 16th-century prince who trades places with a lookalike peasant.
The Firefly (1937) as English general
A Spanish spy masquerades as a singer to sabotage Napoleon's forces.
London by Night (1937) as Second operator
A blackmailer holds the key to several murders.
Bulldog Drummond Comes Back (1937) as Policeman
The girlfriend of Captain Drummond is being kidnapped by an enemy of Drummond who seeks revenge. But Drummond and his friend Colonel Nielsen at once follow his trail...
Souls at Sea (1937) as Military guard
Charlie Chan at the Race Track (1936) as Judge
While steaming from Honolulu to Los Angeles the owner of a prize racehorse headed for the Santa Anita Handicap is killed, apparently kicked to death by his stallion. Not so, deduces Charlie. Leter he exposes efforts to fix a race at the famous track.
The Charge of the Light Brigade (1936) as Major Anderson
Two brothers love the same woman at a perilous Indian outpost.
Till We Meet Again (1936) as English officer
Thank You, Jeeves! (1936) as Crook
Erudite manservant Jeeves hopes to keep his frivolous employer Bertie out of new harrowing adventures, but a damsel in distress, carrying half of some mysterious plans, intrudes on their London flat one rainy night. Bertie follows her to country hotel Mooring Manor, prepared to do slapstick battle with crooks posing as Scotland Yard men.
The Dark Angel (1935) as Officer at station
Three childhood friends are torn apart by love and World War I.
Clive of India (1935) as Old soldier
In the mid-1700's the East India Company has power over commerce on the sub-continent, with the blessings of the British government. A clerk in the company, Robert Clive, is frustrated by his lack of advancement, and transfers to the military arm of the company, where he excels. Clive's leadership and gift for manipulation strengthen England's hold over India and lead to personal wealth, which is often threatened by the enemies he makes along the way.
Bonnie Scotland (1935) as Black Watch officer
Two Americans in search of a Scottish inheritance wind up serving with the British in India.
Charlie Chan in Shanghai (1935) as Reporter
The Chinese government calls Charlie Chan to Shanghai to investigate a murder involving an opium ring. Ring leaders kidnap Charlie and attempt to have him killed.
Kind Lady (1935) as Scotland yard man
A con artist and his criminal colleagues move in on a trusting old lady.
Captain Blood (1935) as Lord Chester Dyke
After being unjustly sentenced to prison, a doctor escapes and becomes a notorious pirate.
Black Sheep (1935) as Ship's officer
One More River (1934) as Barrister and clerk
An abused wife flees her husband and finds love, but at a price.
The Man Who Reclaimed His Head (1934) as Citizen
A brilliant but impoverished writer, who is a pacifist, goes to work for a publisher and writes anti-war editorials. When he discovers that the publisher has betrayed him and is in league with munitions manufacturers to make money off of war, he goes insane.
The Painted Veil (1934) as Englishman
A wife strays, then fights to redeem herself to her husband.
Sisters Under the Skin (1934) as Attendant
A Lost Lady (1934) as Butler
A bitter woman who thinks she'll never love again marries, only to fall for a brash young man.
Limehouse Blues (1934) as Davis
The Party's Over (1934) as Elevator starter
The Mystery of Mr. X (1934) as Constable
A sophisticated jewel thief tries to prove himself innocent of a string of cop murders.
Alice in Wonderland (1933) as The Clock
A trip through the looking glass and down a rabbit hole sends an English girl into a world of fantastic characters and strange potions.
Grumpy (1930) as Dawson
Silent Pal (1925) as Randall Phillips
Seeing's Believing (1922) as Mr. Reed
They Like 'Em Rough (1922) as Waddie
Watch Him Step (1922) as Jack Allen
The Ladder Jinx (1922) as Richard Twing, another teller
Black Beauty (1921) as George Gordon
The Fighting Lover (1921) as Vic Ragner
Hearts of Youth (1921) as Lord Vincent
Little Lord Fauntleroy (1921) as Bevis, the Earl's son
The Triflers (1920) as Mr. Whitaker
Blind Youth (1920) as Henry Monnier
The Last Straw (1920) as Dick Hilton
813 (1920) as Gerard Baupre
Darling Mine (1920) as
The Wishing Ring Man (1919) as Allen Harrington
The Girl from Outside (1919) as The Magpie
A young woman, a tenderfoot in the Alaskan mining country, falls in with the Curly Kid and his gang, unaware of their criminal activities. The gang members come to love her and she in turn leads them toward a better life.
Toby's Bow (1919) as Bainbridge
Upstairs (1919) as George
Elsie McFarland, a pretty young kitchen worker in a luxury hotel, is lured upstairs to the bright lights and dancing. Once there, however, trouble breaks out at every turn.
Tarzan of the Apes (1918) as Lord Greystoke's brother
The plot follows the novel more closely than does any other Tarzan movie. John and Alice Clayton take ship for Africa. Mutineers maroon them. After his parents die the newborn Tarzan is taken by a great Ape, Kala. Later the boy finds his father's knife and uses it to become King of Apes. Binns, the sailor who saved the Claytons and who has been held by Arab slavers for ten years, finds the young Tarzan and then heads for England to notify his kin. A scientist arrives to check out Binns' story. Tarzan, now a man, kills the native who killed Kala; when their chief is killed the black villagers appease Tarzan with gifts and prayers. The scientist's daughter Jane is carried off by a native, rescued by Tarzan (who has burnt the native village), aggressively loved by him ("Tarzan is a man, and men do not force the love of women"), and at last accepts him with open arms.
The Seal of Silence (1918) as Beverly Rivers
The Romance of Tarzan (1918) as Clayton
Tarzan and Jane are to sail for England. They are attacked by natives and Tarzan is believed to have been killed. The Greystoke relatives return to England, the Porters (Jane's family) goes to their ranch near San Francisco. Tarzan shows up in a tuxedo and rescues Jane from outlaws. Later she suspects him ot being in love with another woman. Disgusted with civilization Tarzan returns to the jungle, followed by Jane who learns she was wrong.
Unexpected Places (1918) as Lord Harold Varden

Misc. Crew (feature film)

The Light in the Forest (1958) as Stand-in
A young white boy, raised by Native Americans, is forced to return to white society following the signing of a peace treaty.

Cast (short)

So You Think You're a Nervous Wreck (1946)
In this short film, Joe McDoakes fights his phobias and fears...and his boss. Vitaphone Release 1513A.
Main Street Today (1944)
This short film promotes the U.S. war effort at home in a small town.
In this comedic short film, a man's new wife must convince her wealthy aunt that she's married to someone else.

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