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Also Known As: Died: August 24, 1963
Born: February 22, 1883 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA Profession: Cast ...
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Director (feature film)

1.
Bill Apperson's Boy (1919) as Director
2.
In Wrong (1919) as Director
3.
The Struggle Everlasting (1918) as Director
4.
Out of the Night (1918) as Director
5.
The Uphill Path (1918) as Director
6.
Marriage (1918) as Director
7.
Eve's Daughter (1918) as Director
8.
I Want to Forget (1918) as Director
9.
A Romance of the Underworld (1918) as Director
10.
Over There (1917) as Director
11.
Melissa of the Hills (1917) as Director
12.
Environment (1917) as Director
13.
Periwinkle (1917) as Director
14.
Annie-for-Spite (1917) as Director
15.
The Gentle Intruder (1917) as Director
16.
Dulcie's Adventure (1916) as Director
17.
The Lost Bridegroom (1916) as Director
18.
Faith (1916) as Director
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Susie Snowflake (1916) as Director
When a young girl who has grown up as a music hall entertainer is brought to live in a stodgy New England town, the quiet town life is changed forever.
20.
Saints and Sinners (1916) as Director
21.
The Innocence of Lizette (1916) as Director
22.
A Dream or Two Ago (1916) as Director
23.
Rags (1915) as Director
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The Old Homestead (1915) as Director
When Josiah Whitcomb's son gets into trouble with bad companions in New York City, Josiah leaves the farm and goes into the city to find the boy. There he finds that his country ways are not at all respected in the sophisticated city.
25.
The Heart of Jennifer (1915) as Director
26.
The Fatal Card (1915) as Director
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Little Pal (1915) as Director
28.
Fanchon the Cricket (1915) as Director
29.
The Dawn of a Tomorrow (1915) as Director
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Esmeralda (1915) as Director
31.
The Masqueraders (1915) as Director
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Gambier's Advocate (1915) as Director
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Mistress Nell (1915) as Director
34.
Silent Sandy (1914) as Director
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Classmates (1914) as Director
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The Floor Above (1914) as Director
37.
The Eagle's Mate (1914) as Director
38.
Behind the Scenes (1914) as Director
39.
The Mountain Rat (1914) as Director
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Lord Chumley (1914) as Director
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The Gangsters (1914) as Director
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Cinderella (1914) as Director
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Green-Eyed Devil, The (1914) as Director
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Strongheart (1914) as Director
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Cinderella (1914)
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Cure For Suffragettes, A (1913) as Director
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The Ghost (1913)
Thieves steal the famous Remington diamonds; in order to throw the police off the track, they take possession of a country house where they hide with their plunder until the affair blows over. To further safeguard themselves, they make strange noises to imply the house is haunted.
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For the Son of the House (1913) as Director
51.
House of Discord, The (1913) as Director

Cast (feature film)

52.
The Search for Bridey Murphy (1956) as Brian MacCarthy, age 68
After being shown what hypnotism can do, a Doctor sets out to study it in depth. When experimenting on his friend's wife, she regresses back to an earlier life- that of Bridey Murphy. Several hypnotic sessions explore the life and death of Murphy, a 19th Century Irish lady who lived in Cork and Belfast from 1798 to 1864. The Doctor then attempts to verify if Bridey Murphy really existed.
53.
Passion (1954) as Don Rosendo
In old Spanish California, dashing cattleman Juan Obregon returns to the rancho of his friend Gaspar Melo, to find he's fathered a son on Rosa, one of Gaspar's identical twin daughters. Overjoyed, he plans to formalize his "unofficial" marriage. But trouble brews; Melo's land is of unclear title and the new Don Domingo hopes to grab it for his own profit. Violence results. Without even knowing who survived, Juan (accompanied by Rosa's tomboy sister Tonya) rides for revenge, through spectacular pastoral and wilderness scenery.
54.
Border Ambush (1954) as Tom Johnson
55.
The Sun Shines Bright (1953) as Gen. Fairfield
John Ford weaves three "Judge Priest" stories together to form a good- natured exploration of honour and small-town politics in the South around the turn of the century. Judge William Priest is involved variously in revealing the real identity of Lucy Lake, reliving his Civil War memories, preventing the lynching of a youth and contesting the elections with Yankee Horace K. Maydew.
56.
Woman They Almost Lynched (1953) as Old man
57.
The Last Posse (1953) as Judge Parker
Flashbacks reveal how a posse after stolen money returned empty handed.
58.
Winning of the West (1953) as Jed
Territorial Ranger Gene Autry (Gene Autry) is ordered to protect crusading publisher John Randolph (William Fawcett) and his printer Smiley Burnette (Smiley Burnette) from Art Selbey (Robert Livingston) and Clint Raybold (Gregg Barton), who are using Indian raids as a cover-up for their activities. Randolph is killed by Gene's outlaw brother, using the name of Jack Austin (Richard Crane), who is working for Selby. Believing Gene responsible for her father's death, Ann Randolph (Gail Davis), gets a warrant issued for his arrest. Gene convinces Marshal Hackett (House Peters, Jr.) of his innocence and that he can deliver the real killers, and persuades his mis-led brother Jack to help him capture Selby.
60.
Stage to Tucson (1951) as Sheriff Pete Deuce
(Wes '51). Rod Cameron, Wayne Morris, Kay Buckley, Roy Roberts, Carl Benton Reid, Douglas Fowley. Two Union agents are sent to investigate charges that the Confederates are stealing Arizona stagecoaches and smuggling them into Atlanta in an effort to break the Federal's western supply line.
61.
Man in the Saddle (1951) as Sheriff Medary
A farmer turns to violence when a land baron threatens him.
62.
Santa Fe (1951) as Surveyor
Four brothers end up on opposite sides of a shootout.
63.
Belle Le Grand (1951) as Judge
64.
Two of a Kind (1951) as Ben
Brandy Kirby (Lizabeth Scott ) and crooked Lawyer Vincent Mailer (Alexander Knox) plan to rob William (Griff Barnett) and Maida McIntyre (Virginia Brissac) by producing a convincing double for their long-lost son. Brandy charms gambler Lefty Farrell (Edmond O'Brien) into impersonating the missing son. Kathy (Terry Moore), the McIntyre's niece, who likes Lefty, introduces him to the McIntyres who soon become convinced he is their son, but the old man refuses to change his will. Lefty balks at killing McIntyre and exposes Mailer's attempted swindle. Brandy and Lefty end up together as "two of a kind."
65.
Fortunes of Captain Blood (1950) as Physician
A doctor exiled from England becomes a pirate of the Caribbean.
66.
The Nevadan (1950) as Tex
A U.S. Marshall tries to recover stolen gold.
67.
Intruder in the Dust (1950) as Black convict
Only a young boy and an old woman stand between an innocent black man and a lynch mob.
68.
Roseanna McCoy (1949) as Hatfield
The Hatfield-McCoy feud heats up when one family's daughter elopes with the other's son.
69.
The Doolins of Oklahoma (1949) as Reverend Mears
An outlaw tries to leave the family gang and go straight.
70.
Red Stallion in the Rockies (1949) as Judge Hardy
71.
The Inside Story (1948) as
A collection agent arrives in a small town with $1000 for a local farmer. Whilst waiting for the farmer to arrive the money is put in a safe at a hotel for safe keeping. However, it is removed by mistake and solves a number of financial problems before it is returned.
72.
The Untamed Breed (1948) as Sheriff
Tom Reed's adaptation of the "Saturday Evening Post" story by Eli Colter finds Texas wrangler Tom Kilpatrick (Sonny Tufts) persuading the ranchers of the Pecos area, led by John Rambeau (Edgar Buchanan), to buy a Brahma bull on a cooperative basis to improve their depleted cattle strain. The bull escapes, due to the carelessness of Windy Lucas (George Hayes as George 'Gabby' Hayes.) The mishap is seen by Larch Keegan (William Bishop), young rancher in love with Cherry Lucas (Barbara Britton), Windy's adopted daughter. Larch, jealous of Tom as a rival for Cherry and for water rights, fixes the blame on the wrangler. The bull terrorizes the countryside, injuring farm women and killing other bulls. Larch and his brothers, Hoy (Joe Sawyer) and Happy (Gordon Jones), incite the ranchers to shoot the bull on sight, but Tom begs for time to capture it alive. Tom corners and lassoes the bull in the hills, but his horse is no match for the bull, who escapes again. Tom then sets out to capture the Widow Maker, a famous wild horse, knowing the horse is the only one capable of holding the lassoed bull. He does so and trains the horse in secret. Larch grows so jealous of Tom that he vows to burn down his ranch house. To prevent this, Cherry marries Tom but the latter, discovering why Cherry rushed into the marriage, refuses to live with her as man and wife.
73.
Joan of Arc (1948) as Judge Mortemer
The life and campaigns of the Maid of Orleans.
74.
That's My Man (1947) as
75.
Driftwood (1947) as Rev. MacDougal
Six-year-old Jenny (Natalie Wood) rescues a collie dog, the only survivor of a plane wreck. A tag on the dog's neck states that it is en route to a medical laboratory where its blood will be used for spotted fever vaccine. Dr. Steven Webster (Dean Jagger) meets both Jenny and the dog and "adopts" them both. His fiancee Susan (Ruth Warrick) isn't too fond of either the girl or the dog. Webster wants to get a hospital for the town but he is suppressed by the town mayor (Jerome Cowan.) In the arguments that follow, Webster's lab is wrecked and ticks infected with spotted fever escape. The town is in a panic and all want to be vaccinated. Jenny is infected and is about to die.
76.
Rendezvous with Annie (1946) as Walters
77.
I've Always Loved You (1946) as Murphy
A conductor means to destroy the career of a former student, pianist Myra Hassman. Showing no mercy, he conspires to ruin her even as she wrestles with Rachmaninoff at Carnegie Hall.
78.
That Brennan Girl (1946) as Mr. Van Derwin
79.
The Spanish Main (1945) as Capt. Spratlin
Dutch rebels in the Caribbean turn pirate and kidnap the corrupt Spanish governor's bride-to-be.
80.
Government Girl (1944) as Senator
An aviation engineer and a government secretary are thrown together by the war effort.
81.
Madame Curie (1944) as Board member
The famed female scientist fights to keep her marriage together while conducting early experiments with radioactivity.
82.
Tennessee Johnson (1942) as Senator
Biography of Andrew Johnson, who followed Abraham Lincoln into office and became the first U.S. president ever to be impeached.
83.
No Hands on the Clock (1941) as Warren Benedict
Private detective Humphrey Campbell informs his harried boss that not only has he tracked down the missing girl from his last case, but also married her. Before they can start their honeymoon, Campbell is dragged into another missing person case, which develops into a kidnapping related to a plague of bank robberies. By investigating a skein of blondes, redheads and brunettes, he invokes the suspicions of the Feds, as well as his jealous new bride.
84.
The Lady from Cheyenne (1941) as Politician
Fictionalized story of the 1869 adoption of women's suffrage in Wyoming Territory. In the new-founded railroad town of Laraville, Boss Jim Cork hopes to manipulate the sale of town lots to give him control, but Quaker schoolmarm Annie Morgan bags one of the key lots. Cork's lawyer Steve Lewis tries romancing Annie to get the lot back, finding her so overpoweringly liberated she leaves him dizzy. Still, Steve attains his nefarious object...almost...then has cause to deeply regret having aroused the sleeping giant of feminism!
85.
Playthings of Desire (1934) as Jim Malvern
86.
Hired Wife (1934) as Philip Marlowe
87.
Lena Rivers (1932) as Henry R. Graham
88.
My Pal the King (1932) as Count De Mar
The King of a small European country, just a boy, takes an interest in Tom Reed's wild west show. Tom puts on a special show just for the King and the two become friends. When the King takes Tom's advise instead of the Count's, the Count has the King kidnaped planning to kill him. When Tom learns of the Kings disappearance he and his troop of men, without any real bullets for their guns, ride off to rescue him.
89.
She Wanted a Millionaire (1932) as Roger Norton
Impoverished Jane Miller is loved by millionaire Roger and newspaperman William. Though William warns her otherwise, she goes with the millionaire to his French chateau where she risks terrible cruelty and even death.
90.
The Rainbow Trail (1932) as Venters
91.
Cheaters at Play (1932) as Detective Crane
92.
Charlie Chan's Chance (1932) as Inspector Flannery
Charlie is the intended murder victim here, and he avoids death only by chance. To find the murderer (since, of course, murder does occur), Charlie must outguess Scotland Yard and New York City police.
93.
Careless Lady (1932) as Judge
94.
A Holy Terror (1931) as William Drew
Eastern millionaire's son Bard finds his father murdered and flies west to see rancher Drew who may know something about it. En route he crashes his plane into Jerry's bathroom; she falls in love with him which makes her suitor Steve jealous.
95.
Over the Hill (1931) as Pa Shelby
96.
Young Sinners (1931) as John Gibson
97.
The Devil's Holiday (1930) as Mark Stone
98.
The Spoilers (1930) as Joe Dextry
99.
Worldly Goods (1930) as John C. Tullock
100.
Hearts in Exile (1929) as Baron Serge Palma
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Someone To Love (1928) as Mr. Kendricks
104.
Butterflies in the Rain (1927) as John Humphries
105.
Million Dollar Mystery (1927) as James Norton
106.
The Reckless Lady (1926) as Colonel Fleming
107.
The Wise Guy (1926) as Guy Watson
108.
That Royle Girl (1925) as Calvin Clarke [deputy district attorney]
Joan Royle, beautiful but naive model who came from the slums, falls for Fred Ketlar, the leader of a dance band. When Fred's estranged wife Adele is murdered, Fred is arrested and convicted of the crime. Joan believes that the real murderer is Baretta, a gangster who was keeping Adele as his mistress.
109.
Secrets of the Night (1925) as Robert Andrews
110.
Lover's Island (1925) as Jack Avery
111.
The Top of the World (1925) as Guy Ranger/Burke Ranger
112.
The Police Patrol (1925) as Officer Jim Ryan
113.
Love's Whirlpool (1924) as Jim Reagan
114.
Gerald Cranston's Lady (1924) as Gerald Cranston
115.
The Painted Flapper (1924) as Richard Whitney
116.
Another Man's Wife (1924) as John Brand
117.
Circe the Enchantress (1924) as Dr. Wesley Van Martyn
118.
Broken Barriers (1924) as Ward Trenton
119.
Discontented Husbands (1924) as Michael Frazer
120.
Wandering Husbands (1924) as George Moreland
121.
You Are Guilty (1923) as Stephen Martin
122.
Ponjola (1923) as Lundi Druro
123.
Human Wreckage (1923) as Alan MacFarland
Ethel McFarland presents her attorney husband, Alan, with the case of a dope addict named Jimmy Brown. With the help of Alan's impassioned defense, Jimmy gets aquitted. Alan feels the pressures of his job and is introduced to a doctor at his club. When he becomes addicted, he is blackmailed by his peddlers to represent their friends in court. Jimmy, now off the smack and a taxi driver, hears of these goings on. When he discovers that his passenger is the leader of the dope ring, he resolvs to aide the war on narcotics by crashing the vehicle head-on into an oncoming train, killing them both. Alan gets treated for his addiction and begins to fight the pushers in court, all the while, pushing for stronger laws against addictive substances. At the film's close, the film's producer, Dorothy Davenport, who also plays Ethel, and who's husband Wallace Reid died of a drug overdose, adresses the audience, imploring them to support her in her crusade to wipe out the narcotic menace in the United States forevermore.
124.
The Eagle's Feather (1923) as John Trent
125.
The Man From Home (1922) as Daniel Forbes Pike
126.
The Sin Flood (1922) as O'Neil
127.
Ebb Tide (1922) as Robert Herrick
128.
Under Two Flags (1922) as Corporal Victor
On the run from punishment for a crime committed by his brother, Bertie Cecil (alias Lewis Victor) joins the French Foreign Legion. In Algeria, he becomes the hated rival of his commander, Chateauroy, who despises Victor's breeding and also competes for the same woman. Victor is beloved of Cigarette, an Algerian camp follower, who saves his life, though he love another.
129.
Pink Gods (1922) as John Quelch
130.
A Wise Fool (1921) as Jean Jacques Barbille
131.
Bob Hampton of Placer (1921) as Bob Hampton
The adventures of Bob Hampton out West bring him into association with General George Custer, who has plans for a raiding party on the Sioux camp near the Little Bighorn River.
132.
The Great Impersonation (1921) as Sir Everard Dominey/Leopold von Ragastein
133.
Man--Woman--Marriage (1921) as David Courtney
134.
The Forbidden Thing (1920) as Abel Blake
135.
Love (1920) as Tom Chandler
136.
The Scoffer (1920) as Dr. Stannard Wayne
137.
The Branding Iron (1920) as Pierre Landis
138.
In the Heart of a Fool (1920) as Grant Adams
139.
The Luck of the Irish (1920) as William Grogan
140.
Gambier's Advocate (1915) as Stephen Gambier
141.
The Heart of Jennifer (1915) as James Murray
142.
The Eagle's Mate (1914) as Lancer Morne
143.
Behind the Scenes (1914) as Steve Hunter
144.
Home, Sweet Home (1914) as Her son
John Howard Payne leaves home and begins a career in the theater. Despite encouragement from his mother and his sweetheart, Payne begins to lead a life of dissolute habits, and this soon leads to ruin and misery. In deep despair, he thinks of better days, and writes a song that later provides inspiration to several others in their own times of need.
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The Call (1910) as
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The Duke's Plan (1910) as
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The Last Deal (1910) as
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The Seventh Day (1909) as
157.
A Fair Exchange (1909) as
159.
The Way of Man (1909) as
160.
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162.
The Restoration (1909) as
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164.
His Lost Love (1909) as
165.
166.
Getting Even (1909) as
167.
168.
Tender Hearts (1909) as
169.
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The Message (1909) as
174.
The Better Way (1909) as
175.
The Mended Lute (1909) as
176.
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The Day After (1909) as
179.
The Slave (1909) as
180.
"Oh, Uncle" (1909) as
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Fools of Fate (1909) as

Writer (feature film)

193.
In Wrong (1919) as Scen
194.
Bill Apperson's Boy (1919) as Scen
195.
In Wrong (1919) as Story
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I Want to Forget (1918) as Scen
197.
Environment (1917) as Scen
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Faith (1916) as Scen
199.
Fanchon the Cricket (1915) as Scen

Producer (feature film)

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A Romance of the Underworld (1918) as Supervisor
201.
Out of the Night (1918) as Supervisor

Cast (short)

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