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Victor Kilian

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Cast (feature film)

Face to Face (1952) as Jasper Morgan
Passage West (1951) as Messenger
One Too Many (1951) as Frank Emery
Unknown World (1951) as Dr. Jeremiah Morley
The Tall Target (1951) as John K. Gannon
A detective tries to prevent the assassination of President Lincoln during a train ride.
Stars in My Crown (1950) as Ned
A parson uses six-guns and the Bible to bring peace to a Tennessee town.
The Showdown (1950) as Hemp
Shadrach Jones (William Elliott), ex-Texas State Policeman, has a ruthless determination to find and kill the man who shot his brother in the back and stole the money with which he was to buy a ranch for he and Shadrach. At the saloon-hotel ran by Adelaide (Marie Windsor), Shadrach is convinced that one of the cowhands on a cattle drive by Captain McKellar (Walter Brennan) to Montana is the killer, and he takes the trail-herd boss job to identify the man. McKellar preaches to Jones that he should forget revenge and let the law of retribution take care of the killer. Shadrach's hard driving of the men and his hunt for the killer makes him bitterly hated, and his retribution quest ends in a manner he has not anticipated.
Bandit Queen (1950) as Jose Montalvo
Zara Montalve (Barbara Britton), half Spanish and half America, returns to her native California in time to see her parents (Cecile Weston and Victor Kilian) murdered for their hacienda and gold by Sheriff Jim Harding (Barton MacLane) and his gang. Posing as Lola Belmont, an American visiting from Detroit, teams up with Joaquin Murietta (Philip Reed), posing as Carlos Del Rio), to form a Robin-Hood type band that takes vengeance on the gang and restores stolen gold to its rightful owners, aided by militia leader Dan Hinsdale (Willard Parker.)
The Old Frontier (1950) as Judge Ames
The Return of Jesse James (1950) as Sheriff [Rigby]
Johnny looks so much like the real Jesse, he is mistaken for him by a grizzled old member of the now deceased James gang. Johnny is talked into leading a new gang to rob banks using the same modus operandi as the famed outlaw. Jesse's brother Frank decides to put a stop to the defamation of his dead brother's name. Johnny and his gang run into trouble when they try to rob the same two banks, simultaneously, that proved to be the downfall of the original gang.
Madame Bovary (1949) as Monsieur Canivet
A romantic country girl sacrifices her marriage when she thinks she's found true love.
Colorado Territory (1949) as The sheriff
An outlaw just released from prison is sucked back into a life of crime in this remake of High Sierra.
The Black Book (1949) as Barras' jailer
Opponents plot to bring down Robespierre during the French Revolution.
The Wyoming Bandit (1949) as Ross Tyler
Deputy Marshal Rocky Lane is sent to Dry Wells to bring in Wyoming Dan. He arrives just after a robbery where a man has been killed. He then finds Wyoming only to learn that the murdered man was Wyoming's son. Instead of bringing him in, the two join up and go after the killer.
Rimfire (1949) as Sheriff Jim Jordan
I Shot Jesse James (1949) as Soapy
After shooting his best friend, an outlaw tries to cope with guilt.
Yellow Sky (1948) as Bartender
Outlaws on the run hide out in a ghost town.
Gentleman's Agreement (1948) as Olsen
A reporter pretends to be Jewish in order to cover a story on anti-Semitism.
Northwest Stampede (1948) as Mel Saunders
Smoky (1946) as Junk man
A Western loner forges a bond with a runaway horse.
Little Giant (1946) as Gus
Lou Costello plays a country bumpkin vacuum-cleaner salesman, working for the company run by the crooked Bud Abbott. To try to keep him under his thumb, Abbott convinces Costello that he's a crackerjack salesman. This comedy is somewhat like "The Time of Their Lives," in that Abbott and Costello don't have much screen time together and there are very few vaudeville bits woven into the plot.
Dillinger (1945) as Dillinger's father
The legendary gunman plots a series of daring heists.
The Fighting Guardsman (1945) as Montebar
A French nobleman robs from his fellow aristocrats to help the poor.
Bedside Manner (1945) as Board member
The Spanish Main (1945) as Santa Madre captain
Dutch rebels in the Caribbean turn pirate and kidnap the corrupt Spanish governor's bride-to-be.
Spellbound (1945) as Sheriff
A psychiatrist tries to help the man she loves solve a murder buried in his subconscious.
Behind City Lights (1945) as Daniel Lowell
Uncertain Glory (1944) as Latour
A French playboy gets serious when his country is threatened during World War II.
Belle of the Yukon (1944) as Professor Salsbury
Saloon entertainers get mixed up with a bank robbery.
Dangerous Passage (1944) as Buck Harris
The Adventures of Mark Twain (1944) as Higgins
Twain moves from Mississippi riverboats to the Gold Rush to literary immortality.
Kismet (1944) as Jehan
In the classic Arabian Nights tale, the king of the beggars enters high society to help his daughter marry a handsome prince.
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944) as Baggage man
Young love and childish fears highlight a year in the life of a turn-of-the-century family.
Barbary Coast Gent (1944) as Curry Slake
A bandit from the gold fields moves to San Francisco and tries to go straight.
Bomber's Moon (1943) as Henrick Vanseeler
American bomber pilot Captain Jeff Dakin (George Montgomery) is shot down on a bombing raid over German-held territory. As his crew bails out, Jeff sees his bombadier brother, Lt. Danny Dakin (Richard Graham), machine-gunned to death as he is drifting to earth. After being taken prisoner Jeff learns the name of the man who murdered his brother---Nazi ace Major Von Streicher (Martin Kosleck). In the concentration camp he begins a plan of escape with two other prisoners; Czech prisoner Captain Paul Husnik (Kent Taylor) and a young Russian doctor, Alexandra "Alec" Zoreisch (Annabella). The three escape during an air raid. Jeff begins to take a dislike to Paul over several incidents that arouse his suspicions. Actually Paul is Gestapo officer Paul van Brock who has engineered the escape in the hope that the Alec will lead him to the leaders of the underground movement. They manage to reach the home of a friend of Alec's father, where Paul reveals his true colors by killing the underground leader and calling the Gestapo. Jeff overpowers Paul and he and Alec escape and elude the Nazi agents. Reaching Holland, where plans have been set for their escape, Jeff learns that the plane in which he was shot down has been re-built by the Nazis for a mysterious flight to England. He refuses to take the boat with Alec and, disguised as a German soldier, learns the details of the flight plan and that the man who murdered his brother, Von Streicher, is to pilot the plane. Jeff steals a Nazi plane and heads for the English Channel to intercept Von Streicher.
Johnny Come Lately (1943) as Tramp in box car
Hitler's Madman (1943) as Janek
The Nazis take revenge on a Czech village after one of their most sadistic commanders is assassinated there.
The Ox-Bow Incident (1943) as Darby
A loner gets caught up in a posse's drive to find and hang three suspected rustlers.
This Gun for Hire (1942) as Drew
A hired killer dodges police while tracking down the enemy agents who tried to frame him.
Reap the Wild Wind (1942) as [Mathias] Widgeon
Two sailors vie for the affections of a southern temptress while fighting off pirates.
A Date with the Falcon (1942) as Max Carlson
The gentleman detective postpones his wedding to find a cache of stolen diamonds.
Atlantic Convoy (1942) as Otto
Sergeant York (1941) as Andrews
True story of the farm boy who made the transition from religious pacifist to World War I hero.
Western Union (1941) as Charlie
An outlaw goes straight to work for the telegraph company, which puts him in conflict with his lawless brother.
Blood and Sand (1941) as Priest
A married matador's rise to stardom is complicated by an affair with a beautiful aristocrat.
Secrets of the Lone Wolf (1941) as Colonel Costals
Santa Fe Trail (1940) as Dispatch rider
Romantic rivals get caught in the battle to stop abolitionist John Brown.
Chad Hanna (1940) as Potato man
Country boy (Fonda) joins a circus in the 1840s and falls in love with the bare-back rider (Lamour). Later he falls in love with another circus runaway (Darnell).
The Mark of Zorro (1940) as Boatman
A Spanish nobleman becomes a masked outlaw by night to battle a local tyrant.
My Favorite Wife (1940) as
A shipwrecked woman is rescued just in time for her husband''s re-marriage.
They Knew What They Wanted (1940) as Photographer
Torrid Zone (1940) as Carlos
A Central American plantation manager and his boss battle over a traveling showgirl.
Tugboat Annie Sails Again (1940) as Sam
A veteran lady captain fights off competition.
Out West with the Peppers (1940) as Jim Anderson
A working class family moves West in search of better fortune.
Young Tom Edison (1940) as Mr. Dingle
As a precocious child, Tom Edison defies authority to develop his first inventions.
King of the Lumberjacks (1940) as Joe
A northwoods lumberjack unwittingly marries his best friend''s girl.
Dr. Cyclops (1940) as Steve Baker
A brilliant physicist in the Peruvian jungle discovers how to shrink his enemies.
Barnyard Follies (1940) as Hiram Crabtree
The Return of Frank James (1940) as Preacher
The legendary outlaw''''s brother eludes the law to avenge Jesse James''''s murder.
'Til We Meet Again (1940) as Herb McGillis
A dying woman shares a shipboard romance with a criminal on his way to the gallows.
Virginia City (1940) as Abraham Lincoln
A rebel spy poses as a wild West dance hall girl.
Little Old New York (1940) as [Peter] De Witt
Steamboat inventor Robert Fulton shows up in New York in 1807. Tavern keeper (Faye) believes in him, but her boyfriend (MacMurray) doesn't. All seems lost when sailors afraid of losing their jobs burn his boat.
All This, and Heaven Too (1940) as Gendarme
A French nobleman falls in love with his children's governess.
Abe Lincoln in Illinois (1940) as
An exploration into the domestic and political life of this past president.
The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939) as Old hangman
A deformed bell ringer rescues a gypsy girl falsely accused of witchcraft and murder.
Jesse James (1939) as Preacher
When a railroad agent kills their mother, Frank and Jesse James take up robbing banks and trains.
Paris Honeymoon (1939) as Old villager
A Texas millionaire travels to Europe to meet his girlfriend, a European countess. He stops in a rustic mountain village and meets a beautiful peasant girl. He falls in love with her, then must decide if he wants her or the rich countess.
Blackmail (1939) as Warden Miller
A man in prison on false charges escapes to save his family from a blackmailer.
Saint Louis Blues (1939) as Sheriff Burdick
Invisible Stripes (1939) as Foreman
On his release from prison, a crook tries to stop his brother from following in his footsteps.
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1939) as "Pap" Finn
Mark Twain''''s classic troublemaker helps a runaway slave escape to the North.
Fighting Thoroughbreds (1939) as Wilson
Only Angels Have Wings (1939) as Reynolds ("Sparks")
A team of flyers risks their lives to deliver the mail in a mountainous South American country.
Convict's Code (1939) as Bennett
The Return of the Cisco Kid (1939) as Bartender
Cisco is attracted to Ann Carver and is soon involved in her and her Grandfather's problems. Sheriff McNally has taken their money, their deed, and thrown them in jail. After breaking them out he makes a deal to buy back their land from McNally and to get the money he and his comrades rob the bank. When time for the payoff arrives, McNally has his men ready to nab him but Cisco has a surprise for McNally.
Marie Antoinette (1938) as Guard in Louis' cell
Lavish biography of the French queen who "let them eat cake."
Orphans of the Street (1938) as Dave Farmer
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1938) as Sheriff
An orphan in 1850 Missouri gets into a variety of scrapes, including a murder mystery.
The League of Frightened Men (1937) as Pitney Scott
Tovarich (1937) as Gendarme
Russian nobles flee the revolution and take jobs in Paris as servants.
Seventh Heaven (1937) as Gobin
A Parisian sewer worker (Stewart) longs for a rise in status and a beautiful wife. He rescues a girl (Simone Simon) from the police, lives with her in a barren flat on the seventh floor, and then marches away to war.
It's All Yours (1937) as City clerk
It Happened in Hollywood (1937) as Slim
A silent Western star has trouble adjusting to the coming of sound.
Fair Warning (1937) as Sam
Adventure in Manhattan (1936) as Mark Gibbs
A hotshot reporter and a temperamental actress clash when he investigates the backer of her latest show.
Shakedown (1936) as Caretaker
Lady from Nowhere (1936) as Zeke
Banjo on My Knee (1936) as Slade
Misunderstandings and wanderlust keep frontier newlyweds from building a life together.
The Music Goes 'Round (1936) as Marshall
Ramona (1936) as Father Gaspara
Half-Indian girl (Young) brought up in a wealthy household is loved by the son of the house (Taylor) against his family's wishes and loves another Indian (Ameche) employed by the household.
The Blackmailer (1936) as
The Road to Glory (1936) as Regnier
The story of trench life during World War I through the lives of a French regiment. As men are killed and replaced jaunty Lt. Denet becomes more and more somber. His rival for the affection of nurse Monique is Capt. La Roche.
The Public Menace (1935) as Joe
A cocky reporter's marriage to a manicurist jeopardizes his career.
Air Hawks (1935) as Tiny [Davis]
Two competing air services battle each other while a mysterious death ray threatens the security of the world.
After the Dance (1935) as Kennedy
An escaped convict tries to keep ahead of the law while starring in a dancing act.
The Girl Friend (1935) as Sunshine
Atlantic Adventure (1935) as Brannigan
An ace reporter tracks the man who killed the D.A. to an ocean liner.
Bad Boy (1935) as Sid
Poolroom ace Dunn marries his girlfriend Wilson but cant find work so he sends her back to her family. Things improve after he catches some crooks.
The Wiser Sex (1932) as Ed

Cast (short)

Old Hickory (1940)
This short film presents four key incidents in the public life of Andrew Jackson. Vitaphone Release 9590-9591.
The Story That Couldn't Be Printed (1939)
This short film focuses on the story of John Peter Zengler, who was tried for sedition based on what he printed in his newspaper.
Miracle Money (1938)
This short film focuses on doctors that scam patients into believing they have cancer.
Artistic Temper (1932)
In this short film, a woman sets out to pursue a successful singing career despite her husband''''s wishes. Vitaphone Release 1403-1404.

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